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mode of transport

The various modes used for a movement. For each mode, there are several means of transport. They are: a. inland surface transportation (rail, road, and inland waterway); b. sea transport (coastal and ocean); c. air transportation; and d. pipelines.
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Hiemstra talks about the success of the product, saying, "It's a simple and enjoyable mode of transport, which fits in well with a modern, efficient lifestyle.
Research led by the University of East Anglia saw 4,000 participants describe their usual main mode of transport for their daily commute and provide details of their height and weight, which was used to calculate their body mass index (BMI).
The most frequently used mode of transport in every member state of the EU was the car, according to the latest Eurobarometer.
Dubai's newest mode of transport will open to the public from 6.
Al Marri said: "The average speed of the tram is 50km/h and even though this mode of transport has very good connectivity to neighbouring areas, it is best used as a more leisurely mode of transport.
com RESIDENTS at a Birmingham retirement village are proving that cycling is a mode of transport for people of all ages, thanks to a travel plan agreed with the city council.
He further stated that it would be a comfortable and less expensive mode of transport.
PASSENGERS CARRIED BY MODE OF TRANSPORT (Thousands) 2002 2007 2012 Road transport 13,854 9,412 15,595 Urban transport 101,709 61,005 67,731 Rail transport 930 1,104 1,013 Air transport 556 669 913 GOODS CARRIED BY MODE OF TRANSPORT (Tonnes) 2002 2007 2012 Road transport, thousand 20,471 24,359 31,340 Rail transport, thousand 2,208 4,686 2,539 Air transport 2 139 1 941 2 095
Driving remains the dominant mode of transport in the Unites States and will likely remain that way for a very long time.
Underground, trams, light rail and local trains were seen as the mode of transport which were least productive for working and were also the least comfortable.
Think about the overall theme of your wedding and select your transport accordingly * Take into account the time of year so whatever mode of transport you choose is appropriate * Allow for how many people are going to be travelling in the vehicle and remember to allow extra space for your dress
The new service is aimed to enhance the convenience for passengers in terms of an alternative mode of transport to Sharjah International Airport.