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    Lufthansa Lufthansa uses transnational strategy to gain global presence and recognition (Franz 2014). This strategy has been achieved by creating alliances and partnerships with other renowned carriers globally, especially in the European region. It is the most fundamental strategy Lufthansa leveraged on, in order to maintain core leadership in the airline industry not only in the European markets, but worldwide as well. As one of the founding members of Star Alliance, Lufthansa is able to offer

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    Threat of substitutes “The threat of substitutes for Virgin Atlantic is low in the developed countries where people mainly use airlines for both short and long distance travel”. “Virgin has a high group of substitutes. Leading substitutes include innovative products such as IPhones, Blackberries, Times Warner Productions, and Google products. Some of these substitutes products prices are lower, creating buyers to face few high switching costs”. On the other hand, in the developing world, there

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    Brand Management Southwest airline realizes true encouragement begins just once you get to the centre of the customer of yours. The heart has long been core to Southwest. One could point to the point that commercial airline was created at Love Field in Dallas or even that the stock ticker symbol of it is actually NYSE:LUV. Southwest's way of life is traced to its founder. "Herb Kelleher motivated informality and also wanted staff members to have a great time at the jobs of theirs. Employees have

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    QUESTION 1. Analysis Political, Economic, Legal, Socio-cultural, Environmental and Technological 1) POLITICAL Political factors have a great effect on the operating environment of the aviation industry. For Virgin Atlantic, it is compulsory for them to work within an operating restriction that determine the services offered, where the airlines can fly, taxes for landing, fuel taxation, security legislations. In recent years, the terms of terrorism attacks become a serious issue and have a negative

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    INTRODUCTION The massive industrial and economic development in the 20th century has helped the population of the world to acquire a lot of things like computers, big buildings and other electronic and scientific gadgets which have helped them to make their life faster and more comfortable. We can travel across the world in a few hours at a jet speed and even within a city. We can move quite fast as we have never done in the past, with the help of inventions of 19th and 20th century. In industrial

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    Assignment #1 Introduction Air Canada was established in 1937, provides scheduled and charter air transport for passengers and cargo to 182 destinations worldwide. It is the largest airline of Canada by fleet size and passengers carried. Air Canada is governed by an eleven-member Board of Directors committed to meeting high standards of corporate governance in all aspects of the Corporation’s affairs. Our Mission – “Connecting Canada and the World” Our Vision – “Building loyalty through passion

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    SOUTHWEST AIRLINES Olarte, Chow, Chan, Yada, Nakamura, Huang TIM 431 Case Analysis Southwest Airlines Alyssia Ashley Olarte, Tori Ann Chow, Chi Ian Chan, Yuto Yada, Daniel Nakamura, Lena Huang School of Travel Industry Management University of Hawaii at Manoa Spring 2018 Table of Contents A. Introduction ........................................................................................... 3 History ...............

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    Marketing plan for Boeing Name Institution Marketing plan for Boeing 1. Executive Summary/Abstract Boeing is the most successful airplane company in the world and the biggest manufacturer of military aircraft and commercial jetliners. The company was initiated by William Boeing in 1916 and was initially called Pacific Aero-Products Company. In 1918, the name of the company was changed to Boeing Airplane Company (Pride & Ferrell, 2013). The company has continued to expand since then

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    The full company name is titled Air Canada: Airline Company. It is commonly known as “Air Canada”. Air Canada does have multiple subsidiaries: Air Canada Cargo, Air Canada Express & Air Canada Rouge. Also, Jazz Aviation (a Halifax-based airline company) is currently in a commercial agreement (*11 Year Contract*) with Air Canada, providing regional service on behalf of the airline company. The company’s main headquarters is located in Saint Laurent, Montreal, Quebec (Address:

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    Skyscraping Security I. Introduction Height is defined as distance upward from a given level, while security is defined as being free from danger. Many would argue these two terms as antonyms, as the term “grounded” is defined as having a sense of stability. While their literal definitions don’t match, their figurative meanings propose a proximity in symbolism. Height and security are ultimately one and the same. This essay seeks to explore the author’s usage of height as a mechanism to relay a

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    Title Has your life ever changed direction? For example, when a loved one passed away or because of a marriage. A turning point is when a person’s life changes tremendously. Brian Robeson, Gary Paulsen, and Feng Ru all faced moments when their life changed dramatically and they did something that not only affected them but also affected their country. Perhaps the most significant incident in Brian’s life was when his plane crashed while traveling to his father’s place in Canada. While he was in

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    Introduction easyJet easyJet is a British budget airline, founded in 1995 by Sir Stelios Haji-losnnou, based in London Luton Airport. It operates both domestic and international scheduled services of over 820 routes in more than 30 countries. It operates on a low cost budget, flying more than 15 million people a year and offers services for leisure and business passengers. It also flies to 100 top European routes and connects to many different exciting destinations all over the world. easyJet uses

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    About Rolls-Royce Rolls Royce is UK base company and it has expanded its business to Singapore by maintaining their office in Singapore since 1950. Later in the year 2012 they established their manufacturing facility in Singapore .hence today now Singapore is a key business hub for Rolls Royce and it plays major role in aerospace industry. Rolls Royce regional customers include : Malaysian Airlines, for its A380 fleet, powered by Rolls-Royce Trent 900 engines and supported by TotalCare® services;

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    SYNTHESIS 1. Airport: W-questions + prepositions. Airport Debate over public transportation in Bogota. Students will be divided vocabulary and expressions. into 2 groups. One group is going to stand up for the public transportation in Bogota and the other it’s going to be against it. 2. Bus station. Schedules, Modifiers. -ing form as a Students on each group have to note down their ideas (as homework) noun. supporting the group’s point of view. Each idea has to start with a general

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    Case Study: Crowair PLC

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    Crowair Plc is a low cost airline operating short routes serving UK regional airports across Europe. the company’s aim is to keep costs low by offering a more basic service than other airlines, the company has decided to expand its services. The company decides to go through a 3 step process so as to achieve this objective: Planning, Decision Making & Control. Planning Planning is a process that involves setting goals, creating strategies, and outlining tasks and schedules to achieve the goals.

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    GLOBAL AIRLINE ALLIANCES (GALs) ANALYSIS AND AIRLINES NETWORK DEVOLOPMENT ABSTRACT Since the mid of 1990s, worldwide airlines have been enrolling in one of the three current and largest global airline alliances (GALs), STAR ALLIANCE is the very first airline alliance founded in 1997, then it was followed by ONEWORLD alliance in 1999, and SKYTEAM in the year 2000, during the expansion of these GALs, airlines from different contents started belonging in to join, GALs provided transportation for

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    3.0 Human Element According to James Reason, the term “Human Factor”originated during World War II, in response to the problem faced by people in the aviation industry. Human Factor is all about understanding and enhancing human performance attheir workplace, especially in complex systems. Incorrectly made decisions or actions lead to Human Error. Fatigue, inadequate communications, both between crew members and general technical knowledge, decisions based on inadequate information, psychological

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    Airline Pricing Strategy

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    Several experts believe that budget airline has reformed the entire airline industry and created a momentum for it to grow sustainably. Previously, the airline industry was experiencing a downturn in demand and surging production cost, which led to a profit recession. However, the price was regulated rigorously by the government, causing firms were not permitted to reduce price to stimulate customers demand. Such regulation has forced the fare gone high, and, thereby, customers could only select

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    Every day, at any given time during the day, a person can look up into the sky and see countless trails left behind by airplanes. During the past, most people dreamed of being wealthy enough to afford to ride an airplane and experience the lavish services they offer. In the 1960s, when a Delta advertisement was published, the main focus of the ad was how extravagant their services offered aboard were. However, as time has progressed and air travel has become easier, it has also been viewed as a dangerous

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    Like Jackie Robinson and Melba Pattillo Beals, Feng Ru helped improve his home country, China, when he was motivated by the United States’s industrialization to build a plane and make a similar impact on China. Feng Ru was also challenged, but unlike Robinson and Beals, his challenges came as long hours, bad working conditions, natural disasters, and the risk of death when testing planes. In paragraph six of the article about him, Maksel states, “Jammed into this small space were tools, books, journals

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