Essays Tagged: "American Airlines"

A trip through panama. A travel description.

Day 1:We arrived at Omar Torrijos airport via American Airlines early in the afternoon. We purchased our required tourist cards (3 balboas, as US ... downtown Panama City.Panama City is an international melting pot and its eating choices range from American fast food to excellent internationall cuisine. Eager to begin our sightseeing, we grabbed l ... and was very entertaining.Day 3:We rented a car and left Panama City headed southwest along the Pan American Highway. First we visited the Parque Natural Metropolitana, a zoo on the outskirts of Panam ...

(4 pages) 204 4 4.4 Mar/1997

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays > Travel Descriptions

American Airlines.

he CompanyAMR CorporationAMR Corporation's operations fall almost entirely in the airline industry. American Airlines, Inc, AMR's principal subsidiary, is the largest air carrier in the world, the fir ... passengers frequent-flier miles, and the first major airline to hire a female pilot. In April 2001, American Airlines, Inc. purchased substantially all of the assets and assumed certain liabilities of ...

(7 pages) 306 0 3.7 May/2003

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

Why Southwest can succeed in the airline industry.

losses. (We need to find latest financials)Airline:1st Quarter 20021st Quarter 20011st Quarter 2000American Airlines($43 million)$132 millionUnited Airlines($313 million)($99 million)Delta Air Lines( ... heads of the major airlines were called to Washington to discuss the problems of the past summer. (American Airline's accident rate is up; Delta is getting complaints; and Northwest prompted a new wa ...

(9 pages) 894 0 3.7 Jul/2003

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

May I help you?

mployer sees it as a way to stay in business and a way to increase customer retention. For example, American Airlines, one of many airlines who are competing against each other to stay in Business, bu ... ave customers, they need to be able to provide them with something that will keep them coming back. American Airlines does just that; they provide a number of programs and services to their customers, ...

(5 pages) 63 1 3.4 Dec/2003

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Marketing

American Airlines - The Advantage Airline

American Airlines: The AAdvantage AirlineThe stark silver carriers with the tri-color stripes are se ... een in airports around the world, and though they may have a simplistic approach to their exterior, American Airlines still remains one of the largest airlines in the world, traveling to over 242 dest ... in the world, traveling to over 242 destinations in over 50 countries (Oneworld, 2003).The story of American Airlines parallels the history of Charles Lindbergh who was chief pilot for an aviation com ...

(4 pages) 183 0 3.0 Feb/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

American Airlines

American AirlinesAll firms engaged in activities as a tactical entity will, in some form or another, ... nother massive record keeping database which records sales transactions from the point of sale. For American Airlines, as well as the rest of the airline industry in general, this requirement is serve ... to carry two-way traffic. Additional discussion of reservation systems, including specifically what American Airlines has installed, will follow later in this paper.After satisfying system requirement ...

(10 pages) 362 0 5.0 Feb/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

American Airlines Case Study BUS 490 Strategy and Policy

American Airlines Case StudyBUS 490 Strategy and PolicyAmerican Airlines Background1920'sIn 1926, a ... ail contract. It was one of scores of companies that eventually consolidated to form the modern-day American Airlines. The consolidation began in 1929, when The Aviation Corporation was formed to acqu ... ncluding Robertson. In 1930, The Aviation Corporation's airline subsidiaries were incorporated into American Airways, Inc. In 1934, American Airways became American Airlines, Inc (AMR Home Page).1930' ...

(21 pages) 987 2 4.1 Mar/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

The significance that changes in Telecommunications Industry have had on Information Management: - A Case Study of the Impact of advances in VoIP over Call- Center Management.

erformance gains, or provide new ways of managing and doing business. The exploits of Merill Lynch, American Hospital Supply, or American Airlines in the USA, Reuters, Thomson Holidays, and the Nottin ...

(10 pages) 597 1 4.1 Apr/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

This is an analysis of an article i read on airline pricing.Very economical:-)

time span of one month (February). He then does the same in contrast with that of a major airline; American Airlines. The numbers differ in the hundreds & millions. JetBlue flew 836,000 passenger ... ions. JetBlue flew 836,000 passengers and had 57 aircraft in service through the month of February. American Airlines had flown 6.8 million passengers and had 730 aircraft in service. JetBlue flew to ...

(2 pages) 65 0 5.0 Dec/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics

American Airlines

American Airlines Marketing cases AMERICAN AIRLINES 1. Issues 2. American Airlines' objectives 3. Th ... ged by most of these airlines. What we are going to deal with is, why is this happening? And how is American airlines dealing with this problem?. To be able to discuss how American airlines wants to r ... demand for air travel, the marketing strategies, the distribution systems, pricing policies etc.2- American Airlines' objectives American Airlines' prime objective is to bring back value to air trave ...

(6 pages) 146 0 0.0 Mar/2005

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Marketing

Business Analysis for LAN Chile Airline.

1. Introduction:LAN Chile was the most successful Latin American airline of the late 1990's. Despite upheaval in the industry and failures of several other ... lenges to Lan':a. How can they grow further under the constraints given?b. Is the relationship with American Airlines a good thing for LanChile? Going forward or not? Why & what are possible alter ... , with significant success in building the cargo leadership with a hub in Miami and in linking with American Airlines and the One World Alliance. However, LanChile's management is a key to its success ...

(5 pages) 85 0 3.5 Jan/2006

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

HRM at American Airlines

Case IntroductionThis case examines the Human Resource Management system at American Airlines and its role in the airline's past and continued success. The case takes us throug ... base pays for pilots support the lost cost strategy of HRM function.There is no clarity of purpose. American Airlines seems to be trying to move towards a HPWS, yet the BASIC problem they have faced i ... eriod case ends, management also messed up with the TRUST factor with union members and as a result American Airlines had to file bankruptcy and the next CEO had to resign. The future of American Airl ...

(6 pages) 156 0 4.0 Apr/2006

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

American Airlines Analysis

IntroductionAMR (American Airlines and its subsidiaries) is the United States' largest airline, serving 150 destinati ... industry. 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 equa ... fleet of operating aircraft and high number of unionized employees equate to higher fixed costs for American relative to its competitors. In a market where fuel costs are extremely volatile and travel ...

(7 pages) 193 0 5.0 Nov/2006

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

September 11th Events

r Power could prove vulnerable when faced with aggressive, cold-blooded terrorism.In this event, American Airlines Boeing 767 and United Airlines Boeing 767, both en route from Boston to Los Angele ... e theorists have gone as far as to suggest that the Islamic way of life is the antithesis of the "˜American way'.Taking a more in-depth view of the different cultures, the focus on women is an int ...

(11 pages) 17 0 0.0 Aug/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Aviation: Fatigue, Stress, and Task Saturation

ractThis paper briefly explores how fatigue, stress, and task saturation contribute to the crash of American Airlines Flight 1420. The flight timeline will be broken down and the factors contributing ... 0.The docket is stored in the Docket Management System (DMS).Scheduled 14 CFR Part 121: Air Carrier AMERICAN AIRLINES INCAccident occurred Tuesday, June 01, 1999 in LITTLE ROCK, ARProbable Cause Appro ...

(9 pages) 64 0 5.0 Jun/2007

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology

Bridal Suite

s primarily on uncertainty; "´I sure hope we did the right thing´ he said, when Central American Airlines called the flight. ´Getting married? ´ She said ´not much we can ...

(3 pages) 375 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy

Sabre

Introduction The case is about American Airlines? forecasting system IFS, which was built by and then upgraded by Sabre Group. Amer ... n the United States and its parent company is AMR Corp. Sabre was formed by the IT group working in American Airlines as a separate company from American Airlines but as a subsidiary of AMR Corp.Ameri ... rican Airlines but as a subsidiary of AMR Corp.American Airlines was founded in 1930 under the name American Airways, Inc. In 1934, American Airways name changed in to its current name American Airlin ...

(8 pages) 37 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

Southwest Airlines

le. And its market capitalisation rose to $11bn this month to top the combined equity valuations of American Airlines, United Airlines, Delta, Continental, Northwest Airlines and US Airways.Mr Kelly c ...

(6 pages) 37 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

Let the Truth be Told - A look at the conspiracy of September 11th

aring at the TV trying to figure out exactly what was happening. Here is the story as most know it. American Airlines Flight 11 crashed into the North Tower of the World Trade Center at 8:45 a.m. caus ... t time in United States history all air traffic nationwide was on a stand-still and halted. At 9:43 American Airlines Flight 77 crashed into Wedge 1 of the pentagon, which had been under renovation si ...

(10 pages) 57 1 4.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues

Porter's Five Forces, online marketing advantages, and marketing ethics.

7 to 1991. There are many airlines, however, that have lasted since their inception, such as Delta, American Airlines, and some newer low-cost carriers like JetBlue and Southwest.When looking at Porte ... 14 Dec. 2008. "History of Trans World Airlines." 2004. TWA Trans World Airlines. 14 Dec. 2008."Pan American World Airways History." 2008. Pan American World Airways. 14 Dec. 2008."Porter's Five Force ...

(6 pages) 100 0 5.0 Jan/2009

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Marketing