Accession Number:

AD0699205

Title:

THE POTENTIAL TRANSPORTATION BENEFITS OF IMPROVED ENVIRONMENTAL PREDICTION

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

RESOURCE MANAGEMENT CORP BETHESDA MD

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1969-12-12

Pagination or Media Count:

182.0

Abstract:

Contents Environmental predictability Measuring predictive performance Measuring economic benefits Sample approach to measuring direct benefits, Benefit concepts and assumptions, Other benefit considerations Air transportation General aviation accidents, Air carrier delays, Cancellations, Diversions Ground transportation Snowstorms in metropolitan areas Marine transportation Reducing vessel transit time Preventing vessel damage and loss Preventing cargo damage and loss Ice operations Reducing fatalities Increasing passenger comfort and Improving port services.

Subject Categories:

  • Meteorology
  • Economics and Cost Analysis
  • Surface Transportation and Equipment

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE