Sustainable Aviation Futures (Transport and Sustainability)

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Social and environmental scientists and business scholars explore prospects that technology and policy can make air travel sustainable. Among the topics are the trajectory of global aviation expansion, environmental technology and the future of flight, the complex interplay between public and private ownership of airports, myths and realities concerning the relationship between high-speed rail and air transport in Europe, crisis management and the sustainability of European airspace, and the development of the Frankfurt/Main airport as a traditional narrative of loss and gain. Distributed in North America by Turpin Distribution. --Annotation ©2014 Ringgold Inc. Portland, OR (

Policy-makers, geographers, transit planners and students will find Sustainable Aviation Futures an excellent collection of debates highlighting how the complex and fragmented issues surrounding aviation sustainability have evolved, with hints as to where the industry may be headed next. --Lisa Choi, University of Oxford. Reviewed in Journal of Transport Geography

About the Author

Lucy Budd - Loughborough University, UK

Steven Griggs - De Montfort University, Leicester, UK

David Howarth - University of Essex, Colchester, UK

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Packaging Size:0.8 x 6.2 x 9.2 inches

Shipping Weight:1.2 pounds