TITLE

New Holy Grail: open skies for cargo

AUTHOR(S)
Putzger, Ian
PUB. DATE
August 2003
SOURCE
Journal of Commerce (1542-3867);8/25/2003, Vol. 4 Issue 34, p29
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Relates the arguments of airports, carriers and shippers on issues concerning open air agreements and international air transportation. Primary barrier to air-cargo growth; Associations which ask for changes in cargo traffic rights; Estimates on air-cargo volume according to Boeing Co.
ACCESSION #
10692726

 

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