AIR TRANSPORT AND THE ENVIRONMENT /TWENTY-NINTH BRANCKER MEMORIAL LECTURE/

THE DEVELOPMENT OF AIR TRAFFIC IS DISCUSSED TOGETHER WITH ASPECTS OF FUTURE GROWTH, THE VALUE OF AIR TRANSPORT TO THE ECONOMY, THE IMPORTANCE OF THE PRICE AS GROWTH-GOVERNING FACTOR, AND ARGUMENTS FOR ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION. OTHER SUBJECTS CONSIDERED INCLUDE THE POWERS OF THE GOVERNMENT TO CONTROL AIRPORT USE, AIRPORT LOCATION, POLLUTION, THE RESPONSIBILITY OF PLANNERS FOR THE DEVELOPMENT OF AIRPORTS, AND THE TREND TOWARD QUIETER AIRCRAFT. RELATIVE EFFECTS OF AIR TRANSPORT DEVELOPMENTS ON ECONOMY AND ENVIRONMENT ARE EXAMINED, GIVING ATTENTION TO PROBLEMS CAUSED BY UNCOORDINATED MEASURES. /IAA/

  • Corporate Authors:

    Institute of Transport

    80 Portland Place
    London W1N 4DP,   England 
  • Authors:
    • THOMSON, A
  • Publication Date: 1972-5

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  • Accession Number: 00202321
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: International Aerospace Abstracts
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Aug 5 1973 12:00AM