Preemptive rerouting of airline passengers under uncertain delays

Preemptive rerouting of airline passengers under uncertain delays

An airline’s operational disruptions can lead to flight delays that in turn impact passengers, not only through the delays themselves but also through possible missed connections. Since the length of a delay is often not known in advance, we consider...
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How to manage seasonality in service industries – The case of price and seat factor management in airlines

How to manage seasonality in service industries – The case of price and seat factor management in airlines

A key objective of this paper is to provide insightful observations about the relative seasonality of seat factors and average airfares, using as evidence the operating and financial statistics of large a number of Asia Pacific, European and American airlines....
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Airline Re-Fleeting Managing Revenues and Maintenance Operations

Airline Re-Fleeting Managing Revenues and Maintenance Operations

Airline re-fleeting, also known as Demand Driven Dispatch, is the reassignment of aircraft to flights close to departure to improve operating profitability. It swaps aircraft of different sizes on flight legs to change capacity in response to demand. Schedules...
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