Airline Operations & Management

Course Number: 
AER 3080
Semester: 
Fall
Subject: 
Aviation (AER)
Credits 
3.00

This course gives a broad perspective of airline operations and management. Topics include the role of air transportation in global economic development; alternative strategic approaches to route structure and product design; fleet selection; finance and revenue management; distribution systems including the role of travel agencies, freight forwarders, global distribution systems, and internet portals; the regulatory foundation of international aviation; and the effects of liberalization, privatization, mergers, and emerging global alliances.

3 hours of lecture per week

Major: