Lufthansa Systems Blog - "airline consulting" tag
In exceptional situations such as the current collapse in travel demand due to the worldwide Corona crisis, it is vital for airlines to quickly adapt their flight schedules to a new reality. Capacity and operational costs must be significantly reduced. Schedule changes must be immediately published, so that operational planning areas can react to reduce the impact on both customers and the airline’s resources.
This series of blog posts provides interesting insights into project management in the airline industry. In the last post I described the five phases of a project. Based on an industry example, I now want to take a closer look at the planning phase for describing the content and scope of a project.
SWIM (System Wide Information Management) is strategic to access the benefits that the trajectory, collaboration-based ATM paradigm envisioned by ICAO and defined by SESAR and NextGen – among others – will disclose.
Flight irregularities cannot be prevented, but the way to handle them makes the difference. Please read this blog about how automation may support the load controller in managing these situations.