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Transportation strategies for the 21st century

Transportation strategies for the 21st century

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Published by U.S. Dept. of the Transportation, Federal Highway Administration in [Washington, D.C.?] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Roads -- Environmental aspects -- United States,
  • Transportation -- United States -- Planning,
  • Highway planning -- United States

  • Edition Notes

    StatementThomas D. Larson
    ContributionsUnited States. Federal Highway Administration
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination33, [1] p.
    Number of Pages33
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL13615028M
    OCLC/WorldCa27326239

    The social-economic development during the 20th century and at the beginning of the 21st century has shown that modern societies have seemingly been unable to provide sustainable transportation for the human population. Sustainable transportation assumes sustainability in the senses of social, environmental, and climate impacts. Below is an excerpt from a new report published by the Chapman University Center for Demographics and Policy titled, “The Great Train Robbery: Urban Transportation in the 21st Century." Read the full report (pdf) here. Productive cities could not exist without transportation.

    Both “soft” and “hard” elements key to 21st century transportation technologies. New technologies are transforming the way we plan, design, build, and operate transportation systems. Transport agencies use them to count traffic, detect crashes, collect tolls and fares, . Airlines are buffeted by fluctuating political and economic landscapes, ever-changing competition, technology developments, globalization, increasing deregulation and evolving customer requirements. As a consequence all sectors of the air transport industry are in a constant state of principle aim of this book is to review current trends in the airline industry and its related.

    AIR TRANSPORTATION: FOUNDATIONS FOR THE 21ST CENTURY. This book is a companion volume in an Air Transport Series, comprised of Volume 1, Air Transportation: Foundations for the 21st Century, and Volume II, Airline Management: Strategies for the 21st Century. Transportation, Energy, and Technology in the 21st Century GCEP Advanced Transportation Workshop October , Stanford University Andreas Schäfer Department of Architecture and Institute for Aviation and the Environment University of Cambridge [email protected]


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