JAMAICA BAY AND KENNEDY AIRPORT: A MULTI-DISCIPLINARY ENVIRONMENTAL STUDY. VOLUME II.

THE TASK OF IMPROVING THE ENVIRONMENT IS CONSIDERED IN RELATION TO COMPETING NEEDS OF AIR AND GROUND TRANSPORTATION. THE FUTURE OF JAMAICA BAY, THE KENNEDY AIRPORT AND COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT, AND THE NATIONAL AIR TRANSPORTATION POLICY ARE DISCUSSED. AMONG THE TOPICS STUDIED ARE THE NEEDS AND ALTERNATIVES OF AIR TRANSPORTATION FOR THE NEW YORK REGION; JAMAICA BAY AS A RESOURCE FOR THE PEOPLE OF NEW YORK CITY AND THE SURROUNDING AREA; PRESENT EFFECTS OF AVAIATION IN THE ENVIRONS OF KENNEDY AIRPORT; EFFECTS OF IMPROVED TECHNOLOGY AND OF RUNWAY EXTENSIONS; AND NATIONAL ISSUES RAISED BY THE JAMAICA BAY STUDY.

  • Corporate Authors:

    National Academy Engineering

    /Environ Studies Bd
    ,   USA 
  • Publication Date: 1971

Media Info

  • Features: References;
  • Pagination: 162 p.
  • Serial:
    • Volume: 2

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00203773
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: International Aerospace Abstracts
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jul 16 1974 12:00AM