Essays Tagged: "airline business"

Strategic Analysis of Jet Blue Airlines: Executive Summary, Financial, Internal and External Industries, Competitors, Substitutes, and Stategies.

Strategic Analysis of Jet Blue AirlinesExecutive SummaryJetBlue is a company built on a focus strategy of low-priced, no-hassle tic ... and everyone's expectations while returning a handsome profit to whomever chooses to invest in this airline industry success.From his humble beginnings as a University of Utah drop-out, CEO David Neel ... humble beginnings as a University of Utah drop-out, CEO David Neelman shorlty became a self-taught airline industry guru - gaining a comprehensive understanding of the inner workings of the industry ...

(31 pages) 2506 4 3.3 Feb/2003

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

Review of Continental Airlines organizational structure.

onal design of this corporation help or hinder it in achieving its organizational goals?Continental Airlines utilizes a divisional structure relative to the management of its various entities. This st ... esia can really not be structured in any other way, and therefore should be considered helpful. The airline business is an incredibly tough business as it is. The costs of operations in relation to pr ...

(3 pages) 304 0 2.4 Oct/2003

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Reinventing the airline business: no-frills ailines.

e justified based on the facts presented in the case study?2. Does the new model of reinventing the airline business give a sustainable competitive advantage?1.Executive SummaryIn 1978, only 275 milli ... - a number that more than doubled to 600 million in 1997. Over those years, the number of competing airlines soared from 39 to 95 and adjusting for inflation, airline tickets are 37% cheaper today tha ...

(32 pages) 1064 0 4.5 Feb/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

Evaluation of the strategies undertaken by Virgin Group during the 1980s and 1990s under the leadership of Richard Branson

he sales of Virgin Music business for which Virgin was best associated with in order to support the airline business seemed to be a very brave move. However, it turned out to be worthy as Virgin Atlan ... as Virgin Atlantic is the core business within the group and is a major force in the international airline business.The company's strength is also sustained in intangible asset associated with Branso ...

(16 pages) 394 0 3.7 Apr/2005

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

American Airlines Analysis

IntroductionAMR (American Airlines and its subsidiaries) is the United States' largest airline, serving 150 destinations world ... . However, after September 11, 2001, bigger may not be better. Despite the rich history of American Airlines, the large fleet of operating aircraft and high number of unionized employees equate to hig ... s that could face industry.Operating ExpensesExamining AMR's operating expenses we can see that the airline business is an extremely capital and labor intensive business. AMR's major categories of ope ...

(7 pages) 193 0 5.0 Nov/2006

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

Greyhound Air

GREYHOUND AIR: COULD THE DOG FLY? Many airline industry observers have called it one of the worst new product launches in Canadian history. ... reyhound in a friendly takeover.Although it is unusual for a bus transportation company to start an airline business, the decision was not surprising given the company's situation and the background o ... s travel had been declining since the early 1990s, because of competition from charter and discount airlines. Huiseman, named CEO at Greyhound in 1988, was a former Canadian Pacific Airlines executive ...

(4 pages) 13 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies


Industry Research Part I• Select an industry that is affected by the economy, such as the airline, automotive, home building, or technological industry.• Find at least two sources to he ... nswer the following questions about the industry you chose.Sources:Annotated BibliographyArticle 1: Airlines’ futuresArticle Reference:Haewoon, Y.. (2007). Airlines’ futures. Journal of Reve ...

(3 pages) 60 0 5.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

International Airline Industry

International Airline industry, airline business has grown as companies increasingly are turning to international ... tment have also added in the expansion of business travel. One thing that really impressed me about Airline Industry was their ability to maintain high profits and maintain a high customer base even a ... d due to improved security system whereas local or national prices are very affordable to customers.Airlines' success is primarily due to their sharp focus on their goals. This is evident by their no- ...

(6 pages) 66 0 4.2 Mar/2008

Subjects: Science Essays > Atmospheric Sciences

Airline Industry

�PAGE � �PAGE �1� Airline IndustryThe airline business has been in existence for over 75 years. There have been m ... een many ups and downs in this particular industry's economy. While history has shown that over 140 airlines have declared Chapter 11; only a few airlines have truly emerged. At Present, the U.S. airl ... d. At Present, the U.S. airline industry is facing a financial crisis and the outlook is bleak. The airline industry crisis was dramatically accelerated by the September 11th attacks; the high and esc ...

(9 pages) 299 0 4.0 May/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics

Airlines Affected

� PAGE \* MERGEFORMAT �1� Page � PAGE \* MERGEFORMAT �3� Airlines AffectedWritten by Mandie BodenUniversity of Phoenix�Airlines AffectedThe United Sta ... at has billions of dollars in equipment and gross revenue, they employ thousands of people, but the airline companies can be toppled by the equivelant of a feather when the economy takes a turn for th ...

(8 pages) 47 0 4.2 Apr/2009

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Classic Airlines and Marketing

Classic Airlines is the fifth largest airline in the world with 25 years of experience and profitable revenu ... of experience and profitable revenue. Even though the industry is in a financial downfall, Classic Airlines is not immune to pressure. Competitive pressure and increased lower-fare travel have combin ... op and maintain successful marketing programs (Kerin, Hartley, Berkowitz & Rudelius, 2005). The airline industry has reached a low point since the September 11th attacks that has contributed to th ...

(3 pages) 242 0 0.0 Oct/2009

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Marketing

Sustainable Issues and Marketing Strategy

companies and its highest-profile business was Virgin Atlantic that developed in the international airline business. However, there are more than 200 businesses which diversified through financial, e ... t they want their customers to feel sure that they are making effort to become the most sustainable airline in the world and reduce their impact on environment. While the policies are deal with enviro ...

(8 pages) 59 0 0.0 Nov/2009

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Major and Regional Airlines

Major and Regional Airlines � PAGE �1� Major and Regional AirlinesChad CabeenMark BarsnickNicholas ... 5AbstractPassengers are always looking for cheaper fares. In an effort to provide those fares major airlines have relied heavily on regional airlines. Regional airlines now provide for over fifty perc ... for over fifty percent of U.S. domestic travel. Over the past several years travel expenses for all airlines have risen dramatically due, in part, to fuel cost. These rising costs have brought the reg ...

(9 pages) 35 0 0.0 May/2010

Subjects: Science Essays