Passenger Demand Continues on Moderate Upward Path

Passenger Demand Continues on Moderate Upward Path

International Passenger Markets September international passenger demand rose 3.0%, compared to September 2018, which was a decline from 3.6% year-over-year growth achieved in August. All regions recorded traffic increases, led by airlines in North America. Capacity climbed 2.6%, and load...
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An analysis of traveler need for and willingness to purchase airline dynamic packaging: A Korean case study

An analysis of traveler need for and willingness to purchase airline dynamic packaging: A Korean case study

This study analyzes (1) the need among air travelers for commission-based ancillary products and services from airline websites via dynamic packaging and (2) the willingness to purchase them. For this purpose, a survey is conducted with 2030 airline customers ...
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Uncertain about your travel plan? Lock it and decide later: Dynamic pricing with a fare-lock option

Uncertain about your travel plan? Lock it and decide later: Dynamic pricing with a fare-lock option

Some airlines now offer fare-lock options, which allow passengers to hold a ticket for some time with a small fee while finalizing their travel plans. In this paper, we model passenger behavior in the presence of a fare-lock option and...
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DHS studies developing airport passenger self-screening lanes

DHS studies developing airport passenger self-screening lanes

  The US Department of Homeland Security (DHS) has requested industry feedback about the feasibility of developing passenger self-screening stations at US airports. Personal screening stations would increase the overall passenger screening throughput”, ...
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