Airline Resource Scheduling
Published Online: 14 JAN 2011
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Wiley Encyclopedia of Operations Research and Management Science
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Cohn, A. and Lapp, M. 2011. Airline Resource Scheduling. Wiley Encyclopedia of Operations Research and Management Science. .
- Published Online: 14 JAN 2011
Commercial airlines face many complex decisions, from strategic planning to daily operations. For more than 30 years, the operations research (OR) community has played a critical role in helping to solve many of these challenging decision-making problems. In this article, we focus on OR approach to resource allocation problems in passenger aviation. We discuss some of the most well-known problems and their respective solution approaches, review current research in the field, and highlight emerging research areas of future importance.
- passenger aviation;
- airline resource schedule;
- fleet assignment;
- aircraft routing;
- crew scheduling;
- robustness and recovery