Four merits of air transport are-
1. The air transport is the fastest mode of transport.
2. It is also the most comfortable mode of travelling.
3. It can cover very difficult terrains like high mountains, dreary deserts, dense forests and also long oceanic stretches with great ease.
4. It provides transport services to offshore oil and gas exploration activities.
Demerits of air transport are-
1. It is a very costly mode of transport, and hence not accessible to the common people.
2. It is only possible if places have helipads and airports.
Note: Air transport is one of the fastest and most convenient mode of transport, but is too expensive to be used by the common man.
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