GROUND TRAVEL CHARACTERISTICS AT A REGIONAL AIRPORT

THIS ARTICLE DESCRIBES SOME OF THE GROUND TRAVEL CHARACTERISTICS AT A U.K. REGIONAL AIRPORT WHICH WERE ESTABLISHED AS PART OF A RESEARCH STUDY CARRIED OUT AT THE UNIVERSITY OF NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE. COMPREHENSIVE SURVEYS COVERING ALL AIRPORT TRIPS WERE CONDUCTED FOR A COMPLETE WEEK IN FEBRUARY 1970. THE SUBSEQUENT ANALYSIS INVESTIGATED PERSON AND CAR TRIP VOLUMES, TRIP PURPOSE, TRIP LENGTH, TRAVEL MODE AND TRIP END DISTRIBUTION. CATCHMENT AREAS WERE DEFINED BY PURPOSE, AND PERSON TRIP RATES PER AIR PASSENGER WERE ESTABLISHED. /AUTHOR/

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    Printerhall Limited

    29 Newmart Street
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  • Authors:
    • HARBIDGE, J F
  • Publication Date: 1973-1

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  • Accession Number: 00202532
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Transport and Road Research Laboratory (TRRL)
  • Files: ITRD, TRIS
  • Created Date: Feb 27 1974 12:00AM