41% of airport's revenues come from parking which will potentially disappear! Never thought about that .
Strategic planning across all industries impacted by autonomous vehicles needs foresight and imaginative thinking.
Predictive modeling and forecasting buttressed by decision making skills of the highest order required.
This follows that over $17 million regular vehicle sales will be displaced by just one million autonomous ones. On top of this, around 10% of all current businesses are car-related – think dealerships, fuel stations, auto repair, car rental services and car washes. If you take away standard cars (or at least reduce their number) then you also create serious issues for the companies that rely on them to survive. Even airports – yes, airports – made 41% of their 2013 revenue from parking and ground transport.