Re: Effecient transport

From: (Ralph Ricks )
Organization: Netcom
Date:         11 Sep 95 21:27:25 
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In <airliners.1995.1431@ohare.Chicago.COM> (Bill
Daniels ) writes: >
>Is it possible, with available or speculative technology, to build a
>cargo aircraft that would compete on a cost-per-ton-mile basis with
>ground transport?

If you add interest on the money invested in the products, aircargo
already competes.  That's why it is so successful.
It is good economic sense to haul new luxury cars by air, but not coal.
However, a large part of the cargo in the Berlin airlift was coal.