This book looks in detail at how globalisation has affected activity levels in maritime shipping, aviation, and road and rail freight, and assesses the impact that changes in activity levels have had on the environment.Whether large carriers moving into this market will be more successful remains to be seen, but they do have the advantages of ... In 2007, AirAsia X, a subsidiary of AirAsia and Virgin Group, initiated services from Kuala Lumpur to the Gold Coast, Australia, claiming it ... While connecting flights can generate this, this adds significantly to operating costs and means that a mixed fleet of aircraft is needed.
|Title||:||Globalisation, Transport and the Environment|
|Publisher||:||OECD Publishing - 2010-02-10|