Accession Number : AD0763778

Title :   A Program Definition Study for the Improvement of Short-Haul Air Transportation. Volume II. Working Papers.

Descriptive Note : Final rept.

Corporate Author : BATTELLE COLUMBUS LABS OHIO

Report Date : JAN 1973

Pagination or Media Count : 517

Abstract : The report is divided into six sections, each of which presents the results of work undertaken in a particular subject area during the course of the study. These working papers cover the following subject areas: patterns of future short-haul demand; airport development requirements; air traffic control development requirements; aircraft development requirements; private sector constraints; and local community constraints. The work reported upon was performed both to provide a background for the formulation of a program plan, and to define and extend the understanding of the short-haul air transportation development problem. The companion to this document, Volume I, presents a recommended program plan for Federal-initiative in the Government's continued pursuit of an improved short-haul air transportation system. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*AIR TRANSPORTATION, PREDICTIONS), AIR TRAFFIC, AIR TRAFFIC CONTROL SYSTEMS, SCHEDULING, PLANNING, PUBLIC OPINION, DECISION MAKING, COSTS

Subject Categories : Terminal Flight Facilities
      Air Navigation and Guidance

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE