Third interim report on status of gas turbine transit bus demonstration program

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  • Buses -- United States -- Design and construction.,
  • Gas-turbines.

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Other titlesGas Turbine Transit Bus Demonstration Program.
Statementprepared by Booz, Allen & Hamilton Inc., Transportation Consulting Division.
ContributionsUnited States. Dept. of Energy., Booz, Allen & Hamilton. Transportation Consulting Division., International Symposium on Automotive Propulsion Systems (5th : 1980 : Dearborn, Mich.)
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Pagination13 p. :
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