12 Apr 2017

Overbooking Incident: Could United Airlines Have Avoided the Fiasco?

Overbooking Incident: Could United Airlines Have Avoided the Fiasco? If you watched the video, which went viral on social media about the United Airlines’ passenger who was brutally forced off his seat and dragged along the aisle by a police officer then you would agree that airline overbooking is dead.

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04 Apr 2017

Does Warren Buffett’s Investment Predict Airline Future Performance?

Does Warren Buffett’s Investment Predict Airline Future Performance? In a very surprising move, billionaire investor Warren Buffett acquired significant stakes in the four US major airlines, namely: American Airlines, Delta Air Lines, United Airlines and Southwest Airlines. In this edition of Airline Profits, we are offering our perspective as to

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30 Jan 2017

Could Ryanair Remain Profitable Carrying Passengers for Free?

Could Ryanair Remain Profitable Carrying Passengers for Free? In our 9th edition, we stressed upon the need for airlines to reconsider how they generate revenues. In this edition of Airline Profits, we are sharing our perspective about a revelation, Michael O’Leary, CEO of Ryanair recently made. In a November 2016

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28 Nov 2016

What Impact Will the Brexit Have on Airline Profitability?

What Impact Will the Brexit Have on Airline Profitability?   When the British Government called for a referendum to allow its citizens to decide whether the United Kingdom (UK) should remain within the European Union or withdraw from it, not many people really expected what happened at the close of

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19 Aug 2016

Is Seat Auctioning a Targeted Upsell or a Potential Profitability Leakage?

Is Seat Auctioning  a Targeted Upsell or a Potential Profitability Leakage? Considering the bidding platform plusgrade.com and a number of articles written about the new trend of seat auctioning, it is very interesting to observe the concept of real time open bidding taking off in the airline industry. This new

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