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3-1 Vehicle-Miles: 2007–2010 (millions)

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Mode 2007 2008 2009 2010
Air        
Air carrier 6,733 6,446 5,935 5,976
Highway        
Light duty vehiclesa 2,691,034 2,630,213 2,633,248 2,647,659
Motorcycles 21,396 20,811 20,822 18,462
Busesb 14,516 14,823 14,387 13,789
Trucks 304,178 310,680 288,306 286,585
Railc        
Transitd 741 762 775 759
Commuter 325 337 337 342
Intercity/Amtrake 267 272 282.764 295
Class I freight 38,186 37,226 32,115 35,541
Other transitf 916 989 1,061 1,055


aLight duty vehicles include passenger cars, light trucks, vans and sport utility vehicles regardless of wheelbase. bIncludes municipally owned transit and commercial, Federal, and school buses. cCar-miles. dIncludes light and heavy rail only. eFiscal year data. fIncludes on-demand service and other unspecified forms of transit.

Notes: Air carrier, highway, transit, intercity/Amtrak, Class I freight, and other transit data for 2009 are revised.

Sources: Air Carrier—U.S. Department of Transportation, Research and Innovative Technology Adminsitration, Bureau of Transportation Statistics. Highway—U.S. Department of Transportation, Federal Highway Administration. Class I freight and Intercity/Amtrak—Association of American Railroads. Transit and Commuter Rail—American Public Transportation Association and U.S. Department of Transportation, Federal Transit Administration as cited in U.S. Department of Transportation, Research and Innovative Technology Administration, Bureau of Transportation Statistics, National Transportation Statistics, table 1-35, available at http://www.rita.dot.gov/bts/sites/rita.dot.gov.bts/files/publications/national_transportation_statistics/index.html accessed September 2012.