cargo ton-mile

cargo ton-mile

A unit of measure, one ton of cargo, moved one mile. Five tons of cargo moved over 1000 miles equals 5000 cargo ton-miles.
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We also include two additional variables, average passenger trip length and cargo ton-miles, in our empirical model as control variables to appropriately capture the nature of the relationship between airline profit and positioning strategy.
it] represents the cargo ton-miles attained by carrier i at time t, [MILE.
This task can be accomplished by including the cargo ton-miles ([CARG.