Essays Tagged: "United Airlines"

Report on New Orleans Jazz Band.

d over the past semester. New Orleans, Louisiana is just that place. On April 10, 1996, I boarded a United Airlines plane bound, non-stop, for the 'Home of Jazz.'My goal in New Orleans was to try and ...

(5 pages) 115 0 4.4 Apr/1996

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies > Performers & Composers

The Effects of America after the Attacks on September 11th

forced them to permanently drop 132 flights a day going out of Metro Detroit Airport. American and United airlines have laid off 40,000 people alone. In just over a week, the U.S. aviation has lost 7 ... ant to show that they have no fear. If we show fear than the Arabs have already won the battle. The United States should try to continue as if nothing has happened.Huber, Steven. "Oakland County shows ...

(10 pages) 611 2 4.6 Apr/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community

Why Southwest can succeed in the airline industry.

s)Airline:1st Quarter 20021st Quarter 20011st Quarter 2000American Airlines($43 million)$132 millionUnited Airlines($313 million)($99 million)Delta Air Lines($133 million)$172 millionUS Airways($178 m ... my and problems at other carriers, including the labor difficulties that led to canceled flights at United Airlines and Delta. Challenging his management team, he asked them to update the five-year st ...

(9 pages) 894 0 3.7 Jul/2003

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

Case Analysis of "Star Alliance (A): A Global Network"

dible pace.Causes of ProblemStar Alliance launched in May 1997 with renowned airlines as Lufthansa, United Airlines, Air Canada, SAS and Thai Airways. This alliance came to life shortly after the last ... miles from all the airlines, that are in the alliance, and not only having to fly with Lufthansa or United Airlines for example. In early 2001 the International Air Traffic saw a slow but steady rise ...

(10 pages) 272 1 4.5 Apr/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

Case Study - EasyJet

of major airlines filed for bankruptcy, including companies such as Swissair, Sabena, U.S. Airways, United Airlines, and most recently Lufthansa. Major Airlines were faced with rapid cost cutting init ...

(19 pages) 637 0 4.0 May/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

September 11, 2004

someone was kicking me in the stomach and the pain went all the way to my heart.On September 11, a United Airlines flight left Boston for Los Angeles. There were 56 passengers aboard. Shortly after t ... es that I knew were on those planes or in those buildings that day. I cannot imagine addressing the United States as the President and assuring them everything is going to be all right.There were many ...

(6 pages) 44 0 4.1 Sep/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays

Employment Law Issue: Gender Discrimination

pay discrimination against females. The list of current suits includes Microsoft, Costco Wholesale, United Airlines, Consolidated Freightways and Wal-mart. The Wal-mart lawsuit has become the largest ...

(3 pages) 399 0 4.5 Mar/2005

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Using global segmentation to grow a business: United Airlines

United Airlines, segmentation travel, compete, air, business, schedules, carriers, growth, industry, ... air travel has become a way of life both for business and leisure.This case study focuses upon how United Airlines uses customers' motivations for different types of services to segment the market an ... g strategy.Besides offering convenient scheduling throughout its domestic and international routes, United seeks to attract high-yield customers and to earn their preference and loyalty.It has to comp ...

(8 pages) 81 0 4.0 Mar/2006

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

United Airlines

Executive SummaryUnited Airlines declared bankruptcy in December 2002 and has been struggling since late 2000 with co ... The Internet has brought about unprecedented price transparency which has also operated against the United model of yield-management. Finally, the company's financial condition prohibits it from hedgi ... d-management. Finally, the company's financial condition prohibits it from hedging rising fuel cost.United has fought back with cost cutting measures. Unions have made concessions, on-time performance ...

(13 pages) 241 0 0.0 Oct/2006

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

HIstory Report

ne Corp. figures a key to fixing its credit card operation depends on the help of the partners like United Airlines, American Online and the University of Notre Dame. The bank's credit card business - ...

(1 pages) 300 0 0.0 Apr/2001

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers


nced Financial Theory February 19, 2001 INTRODUCTION The objectives of this paper is to examine the United Airlines (UAL) 1994 buyout and leveraged recapitalization and affirm certain aspects of agenc ...

(5 pages) 31 0 0.0 Jul/2001

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers


ptember 11th, 2001 at 8:00 am four to six terrorists hijacked three planes. All from Logan airport, United airlines, departed from Boston to Los Angeles and Washington. Two airplanes crashed into the ...

(1 pages) 4 0 0.0 Nov/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

September 11th Events

en 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 Angeles, were hijacked and flown only m ... ural differences between the two groups involved, namely the Islamic extremists of the East and the United States in the West, could have amounted to such an event.It is a known fact that over the ...

(11 pages) 17 0 0.0 Aug/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Profile of a United Airlines C

Profile of A United Airlines Captain: Unfortunately, the publics' perception of the airline pilot is that of a gl ... aircraft emanating a sound similar to twenty construction workers hammering a piece of sheet metal."United 4261-Chicago Approach-you are cleared for the ILS 14R into O'Hare- maintain 2,500 until estab ... o O'Hare- maintain 2,500 until established on the localizer-report 15 miles out." "Chicago Approach-United 4261-roger leaving 4,000 for 2,500-cleared for the ILS 14R-maintaining 2,500 until establishe ...

(7 pages) 16 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

Fedex Vs Ups In China

companies, foreign or domestic, have been racing against each other for a bigger bite of the cake.A United Parcel Service (UPS) plane touched down in Shanghai on April 3 on its first direct flight to ... rrier and package delivery company thus became the fourth US carrier, following Northwest Airlines, United Airlines and Federal Express (FedEx), to operate a direct flight to the Chinese mainland.UPS ...

(2 pages) 23 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays


sly know how wonderful and magical the city really is. if you fly to New york City you should go on United Airlines, this is a fast and inexpensive way to get to New York. When you arrive to the "Big ...

(1 pages) 403 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology > Psychological Theories & Authors


sly know how wonderful and magical the city really is. if you fly to New york City you should go on United Airlines, this is a fast and inexpensive way to get to New York. When you arrive to the "Big ...

(1 pages) 365 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology > Psychological Theories & Authors

Southwest Airlines

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 credits Southwest's ...

(6 pages) 37 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

After reading and reviewing both President Bush’s and the democrat’s

fits for those who are unemployed. After the events of September 11th and the current bankruptcy of United Airlines many Americans have lost their jobs. By offering these people more benefits it will ... mericans who are in need. All in all I feel that the democrat's plan will be very beneficial to the United States economy. Although Bush does have a few good points the democrat's seem to be more in f ...

(2 pages) 316 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Marketing

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

The United States has one of the most complex and effective government systems in the world. They have h ... he moon landing are amongst the infamous government cover-up stories. There are more secrets to the United States government than meets the eye. Recently there was one of the most tragic moments in Un ... whole and also setting fire to the interior of the building. Eighteen minutes later a second plane, United Airlines Flight 175, crashed into the South Tower causing an explosion as well. Soon after bo ...

(10 pages) 57 1 4.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues