By Janet R. Bednarek
This e-book explores the connection among towns and their advertisement airports. those very important transportation amenities are in the neighborhood owned and controlled and civic leaders and boosters have made them principal to sometimes expansive financial improvement goals, together with the development of architecturally major buildings. despite the fact that, different metropolitan citizens have paid a excessive rate for the growth of air transportation, as battles over jet plane noise resulted not just in quieter jet engine applied sciences, yet profound alterations within the metropolitan panorama with the clearance of either city and suburban neighborhoods. And within the wake of Sep 11, the USA advertisement airport has emerged because the position the place americans such a lot totally adventure the safety regime brought after these terrorist attacks.
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Airports, Cities, and the Jet Age: US Airports Since 1945 (Palgrave Studies in the History of Science and Technology) by Janet R. Bednarek