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model for the design and evaluation of air cargo systems

Robert B. Fetter

model for the design and evaluation of air cargo systems

by Robert B. Fetter

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Published by Rand Corp. in Santa Monica, Calif .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Aeronautics, Commercial -- Freight -- Mathematical models.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementR. B. Fetter and R. C. Steorts ; prepared for United States Air Force Project Rand.
    SeriesMemorandum - Rand Corporation ; RM-4801-PR, Memorandum (Rand Corporation) ;, RM-4801-PR.
    ContributionsSteorts, R. C., joint author.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQ180.A1 R36 no. 4801, TL720 R36 no. 4801
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvii, 79 p. :
    Number of Pages79
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4487393M
    LC Control Number79316540

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