1964-01-01

On the Application of Space Techniques to Terrestrial Transportation 640808

The results of a study to determine operational and economic aspects of a new class of carrier for high income passengers and high priority cargo are described. This kind of global transport vehicle, utilizing many newly acquired techniques of space flight, could be operational by the early 1980's. The vehicle is also readily adaptable to satisfy the commercial market which may develop in the next two decades.

SAE MOBILUS

Subscribers can view annotate, and download all of SAE's content. Learn More »

Access SAE MOBILUS »

Members save up to 18% off list price.
Login to see discount.
Special Offer: Download multiple Technical Papers each year? TechSelect is a cost-effective subscription option to select and download 12-100 full-text Technical Papers per year. Find more information here.

Due to current capacity constraints, printed versions of our publications - including standards, technical papers, EDGE Reports, scholarly journal articles, books, and paint chips - may experience shipping delays of up to four to six weeks. We apologize for any inconvenience.
X