US Airline industry labor ratios

If there’s one place in the US you can get a job that assures you great travel benefits, it’s working for an airline.  Of course, along with that comes the need for those travel benefits to get away from the stress of the industry.  Take a look at the...
US airline labor update

US airline labor update

The US airline industry has been unionized and this has helped labor as we will see below. Airlines have been proponents of automation from the earliest days of IT.  But there are limits to automation and. combined with Unions, make airline labor sticky. As the model...
The Duopoly remains unstable

The Duopoly remains unstable

Observers of the commercial aviation space would do well to study game theory.  First, because it helps to better understand the choices facing the two primary players. Second, because it helps one better comprehend possible next steps and the downstream impacts they...