Accession Number : AD0620399

Title :   A HISTORICAL ANALYSIS OF PIEDMONT AIRLINES.

Descriptive Note : Master's thesis,

Corporate Author : TENNESSEE UNIV KNOXVILLE

Personal Author(s) : Moore,Frank E.

Report Date : AUG 1965

Pagination or Media Count : 141

Abstract : The development and progress of Piedmont Airlines from its origin to the present as a local air carrier are traced, and Piedmont's accomplishments are compared with those of similar air carriers. Emphasis is placed upon the following areas of airline management as applied specifically to Piedmont Airlines and generally to other local air carriers: (1) Certification, route structure, financing, subsidies, and operational policies; (2) Organization structure, industrial relations, and employee training; (3) Transition from the Douglas DC-3 to the Fairchild F-27 and Martin 404 aircraft.

Descriptors :   (*AIR TRANSPORTATION, INDUSTRIES), (*CIVIL AVIATION, INDUSTRIES), HISTORY, INDUSTRIAL RELATIONS, TRAINING, TRANSPORT AIRCRAFT, AVIATION PERSONNEL, CIVILIAN PERSONNEL

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE