Portugal and Air Transport in the Early 21st Century

  • Kenneth Button ULHT

Resumo

The Nature of air transport
1. Air transport is important
• It is a big industry
• It is vital to many industries and regions
2. It is multi-facited
• Airlines
• Airports
• Air traffic control
• Domestic and international
3. It is a network Industry
• Portugal is part of Europe (legal fact)
• Portugal is part of the world (globalization)
4. It is not wanted for its own sake
• It “facilitates” and does not create
5. It has environmental implications
• Noise
• Greenhouse gas emissions
Como citar
BUTTON, Kenneth. Portugal and Air Transport in the Early 21st Century. Revista Lusófona de Ciências Aeronáuticas, [S.l.], n. 1, july 2011. Disponível em: <http://revistas.ulusofona.pt/index.php/rlcaeronauticas/article/view/2339>. Acesso em: 27 may 2017.
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