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Editors: Connor R. Walsh
Book Description:
This book presents a comprehensive review of the strategies, operations and safety of the airline industry. Topics discussed herein include a financial history and analysis of the U.S. airline industry; outsourcing strategies of full-service airlines; measuring and benchmarking airport efficiency; service quality and internal differences among members of the airline alliances; measures used to schedule airline crew under a variable workload using fixed days on and days off patterns; and frequent flyer mile usage among passengers. (Imprint: Nova Press)

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Table of Contents:

A Financial History and Analysis of the U.S. Airline Industry, pp. 1-60
(Ray R. Sturm, Florida Atlantic University, Boca Raton, Florida, USA)

Airline Operations Control: A New Concept for Operations Recovery, pp. 61-97
(António J.M. Castro, Eugénio Oliveira, LIACC-NIAD&R, FEUP, DEI, University of Porto, Portugal)

Outsourcing Strategies of Full-Service Airlines: An Application of Two Theoretical Perspectives, pp. 99-117
(Alison Rieple, University of Westminster, United Kingdom)

The Pricing Strategy of Ryanair, pp. 119-141
(Tiziana D’Alfonso, Paolo Malighetti, Renato Redondi, Department of Economics and Technology Management, University of Bergamo, Dalmine, BG, Italy, and others)

Measuring and Benchmarking Airport Efficiency: An Application of Data Envelopment Analysis (DEA) and Stochastic Frontier Analysis (SFA), pp. 143-160
(Tony Diana, Federal Aviation Administration)

Evidence-Based Process (EBP) Considerations of Hypoxia during Flight for Flight Nurses: The Aerohemodynamics Theory Revisited, pp. 161-173
(Darlene Sredl, College of Nursing, University of Missouri @ St. Louis, St. Louis, Missouri)

Corporate Social Responsibility Reporting of Asian Airlines, pp. 175-185
(Fang-Yuan Chen, Department of Transportation Technology and Management, Feng Chia University, Taichung, Taiwan)

Service Quality and Internal Differences among Members of the Airline Alliances, pp. 185-192
(Jesús Manuel López-Bonilla, Luis Miguel López-Bonilla, University of Seville, Spain)

Days on and Days off Scheduling of Pilots under a Variable Workload, pp. 193-212
(Broos Maenhout, Mario Vanhoucke, Faculty of Economics and Business Administration, Ghent University, Ghent, Belgium, and others)

Pricing and Travelers' Decision to Use Frequent Flyer Miles: Evidence from the U.S. Airline Industry, pp. 213-231
(Diego Escobari, Michael Bar, Kirill Chernomaz, Department of Economics & Finance, The University of Texas - Pan American, Edinburg, Texas, and others)


      Transportation Infrastructure - Roads, Highways, Bridges, Airports and Mass Transit
   Binding: Hardcover
   Pub. Date: 2011
   Pages: 7 x 10 (NBC - R)
   ISBN: 978-1-61122-079-7
   Status: AV
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