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The Pressure for Transportation Balance
ISSN: 0148-7191, e-ISSN: 2688-3627
Published February 01, 1970 by SAE International in United States
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Unified planning across different transportation modes is essential to alleviate a mounting deterioration in urban mobility. Vitalization and integration of transportation elements and modes will be necessary to a much higher degree than is presently available or on the horizon. Bimodal vehicles, air-cushion suspensions, linear induction motors, tube vehicles, STOL, VTOL and V/STOL are all part of the transportation “mix” being evaluated. The impact of electronics will be increasingly apparent in both personal and mass transit. These elements are discussed within a framework of today's realities and tomorrow's requirements