Front Matter

Front Matter

The BTS mission is to create, manage, and share transportation statistical knowledge with public and private transportation communities and the Nation.

The Bureau of Transportation Statistics is a component of the Research and Innovative Technology Administration (RITA). RITA also includes the Intelligent Transportation Systems Joint Program Office; Office of Research, Development & Technology; Transportation Safety Institute; and Volpe National Transportation Systems Center.

Photo Credits

p. 1–Roger Lotz; p. 4–Aaron Murphy; p. 6–Estelle Patout; p. 7–Matthew Chambers; p. 10–Renaude Hatsedakis; p. 10–Jerry Pank; p. 12–Kevin Abbott

Project Manager

Peg Young, Ph.D.

Report Design

Alpha Wingfield