Wednesday, 21 August 2019

Headlines
  • Mobile Passport: A Growing App to Help Beat Long Customs Lines - This free – yes free – mobile app is quickly becoming utilized at most major airports and saving travelers, and customs agents, tons of time. I always look over at these short lines enviously as people are expedited through the customs process. Enter the Mobile Passport. All U.S. travelers are welcome...
  • ALL 233 ON BOARD SURVIVE URAL AIRLINES EMERGENCY LANDING AFTER BIRD STRIKE - The aircraft sustained substantial damage”. All 155 passengers and crew were rescued. “Russia’s Ministry of Transport reported the aircraft suffered a bird strike into both engines while flying through a flock of sea gulls and landed in a field more than 1km from the airport. The aircraft landed gear up,...
  • A framework for risk management decisions in aviation safety at state level - We provide here a framework for risk management decisions in aviation safety at state level. We have proposed a methodology for risk management in AS based on sound principles of risk and decision analysis. We also support risk monitoring, reporting and screening. We have countered this partly by training engineers in charge of implementing...
  • A multi-criteria repair/recovery framework for the tail assignment problem in airlines - This paper presents a general methodology for repair/recovery in tail assignment problems. The proposed repair framework applies to tail assignment, and is sufficiently generic to apply to any operations management problem formulated as a compact integer linear program. To compare the efficient solutions of the multiobjective problem, we introduce a multi-criteria preference...
  • US feeder airlines: Industry structure, networks and performance - This paper examines the US airline industry in terms of the relationships between the three largest full service carriers, American Airlines, Delta Airlines and United Airlines, and the set of regional carriers that are contracted to provide feeder services to them. The evolution of the regional carriers and the full...