AIRLINE DISRUPTION MANAGEMENT

| August 1, 2017

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Irregular Operations (IROPS) constitutes one of the most difficult problems the airline industry faces. Bad weather events can have a more devastating impact on airlines than they would on any other mode of intercity transport. Sometimes, an airline is forced to shut down operations at a key airport entirely. Even where the airport can remain open, capacity is reduced, delays build up, and eventually cancellations are required to get the airline back on schedule.

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