Thesis - Open Access
Master of Science (MS)
The goal of this research was to evaluate the feasibility of establishing a commuter airline system in South Dakota. Specific research objectives were: 1. To describe in detail the growth and characteristics of the commuter industry in the United States and relate the national experience to the feasibility of a commuter system in South Dakota. 2. To evaluate the technical, economic, and airport facility issues that would affect commuter feasibility in South Dakota. 3. To evaluate the attitudes and opinions of interested groups in potential commuter service points in South Dakota as they relate to commuter feasibility. 4. To conclude on the research issue of commuter feasibility and/or suggest that require further research and analysis.
Library of Congress Subject Headings
Commuting -- South Dakota
Local service airlines -- South Dakota
Number of Pages
South Dakota State University
Hruby, Thomas C., "Feasibility of Establishing a Commuter Airline System in South Dakota" (1976). Electronic Theses and Dissertations. 4950.