Confined to short-haul operations, as they generally do not have the wherewithal to compete on long-haul, smaller full service airlines risk becoming an endangered species. Various avenues for survival are being adopted. These include:
- Joining global alliances;
- Seeking …
Sebastian Mikosz of LOT gives an update on the restructuring plan and the airline’s alliance strategy. He describes the impact of the 787 and hints at a major new aircraft order. He also shares his enthusiasm at having two terms …
Moderator: CAPA – Centre for Aviation, Chief Financial Analyst, Jonathan Wober
- Association of European Airlines, CEO, Athar Husain Khan
- Air Serbia, CEO, Dane Kondic
- easyJet, Group Commercial Director, Catherine Lynn
- LOT Polish …
The long-haul low-cost model has evolved in Asia. AirAsia CEO Tony Fernandes shares the secrets to his success.
Malaysia AirAsia (MAA) and sister long-haul LCC Malaysia AirAsia X (MAAX) are shrinking their fleets in 2015 while adopting a new capacity and pricing strategy. Both carriers are trying to restore yields, which plummeted in late 2013 and 2014 due to intense competition and overcapacity in the Malaysian market.
MAA is …