Essays about: "low cost carriers"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 18 essays containing the words low cost carriers.

  1. 1. A Shrinking World: How Developments of the Airline Industry Impact People’s Perception of Distance

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för service management och tjänstevetenskap

    Author : Luca Signore; [2018]
    Keywords : distance; perception; cognitive distance; low cost carriers; air travel; tourism; travel behaviour; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : The world as we know it today has evolved to be a very connected space, where not only ICT’s (information & communication technologies) have made it easy to interact with individuals around the globe at any time, but also developments in air travel allow to reach ever more distant destinations. Many go as far as describing the world as shrinking or small; it seems that at least it feels smaller than it used to. READ MORE

  2. 2. Sustainability Analysis of the Airline Industry – Low Cost Carriers and Full Service Carriers

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Internationella miljöinstitutet

    Author : Robyn Kotze; [2017]
    Keywords : LCC; FSC; sustainability; business models; business strategies; environmental stewardship; Earth and Environmental Sciences;

    Abstract : The aviation industry is perceived as being unsustainable in the long term due to foreseen continuous growth and the use of finite natural resources. To become more sustainable airlines need to address sustainability in their business model and business strategies. READ MORE

  3. 3. Improving a plant’s operations by applying lean manufacturing on the material flow and layout design

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Teknisk logistik

    Author : Anton Sjöberg; Anton Kamne; [2016]
    Keywords : Toyota Production System; Lean manufacturing; Value stream mapping; Product family matrix; Lean layout design and Material flow; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : Toyota Motor Company förändrade världen med sitt produktionssystem. Genom att ta bort aktiviteter som inte adderade värde till produkten, kunde företaget bli agilt med korta ledtider till kunden och till en låg produktionskostnad. READ MORE

  4. 4. A Crude Awakening: Hedging Exposure in the Global Airline Industry

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för finansiell ekonomi

    Author : Isabella Ross; Johan Ytterfors; [2016]
    Keywords : risk management; airline industry; financial hedging; operational hedging; operational efficiency;

    Abstract : The fear of high prices and volatility in the price of jet fuel, provides strong justification for airlines to hedge their risk as a means of migrating their exposure to price fluctuations. We determine the effectiveness of financial and operational hedging among European and U.S. airlines. READ MORE

  5. 5. Any Turbulence on the Horizon? A Competitive Assessment of the Airline Industry.

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Juridiska institutionen

    Author : Laure Saint-Léger; [2015]
    Keywords : state aid; European Union; airlines; competition; strategy; low cost carrier; air transport; passenger; rebate; frequent flyer program; predatory price; alliance; concentration; slot; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : The last few years have not exactly be a walk in the park for airlines worldwide as several dramatic events occurred, inter alia, the Germanwings crash in the French Alps. These tragic events have an influence on passengers' behaviors and the way they perceive the industry. READ MORE