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  • Aerial Reconnaissance In World War 1

    locating and identifying logistical support areas and major supply routes (MSR). There were significant issues with the existing airframes and camera systems as they were susceptible to vibration and covered very limited areas directly below the aircraft at NADIR or offset to slight angles. Other issues which limited the full utility of aerial reconnaissance was the limited range of…

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  • China Airlines Case Analysis Essay

    Analysis on China Airlines When China Airlines was founded in 16th December 1959, it had TWD 400,000 registered capital, 26 aircraft fleets, and two PBY aircrafts supported by the Republic of China government. Before having its own routes developed, China Airlines concentrated on operating charter flights more as a military service, including cargo supplies, and it inaugurated the first domestic flight flying from Taipei to Hualien in 1966. Following the introduction of Caravelle and Boeing…

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  • Factors In The Airline Industry

    Association’s (IATA), annual Maintenance Cost Task Force (2015) reported carriers paid $1,000 per flight hour and $2,637 per departure with an average cost of $3.5 million per aircraft. Direct maintenance costs only make up a portion of all maintenance expenses. On average carriers will employ 12 mechanics and 5 maintenance staff per aircraft (Cros, 2015). Additionally, to facilitate rapid maintenance carriers must stock spare parts. The cost of spares total $1.10 per dollar spent on direct…

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  • Importance Of Safety In Aviation

    Every day, millions of passengers depart to their desired destination traveling by plane. It is not abnormal to see passengers go on a plane frequently because of the reliability and added safety compared to a car on the freeway. When families go on vacation that is not domestic, they trust aviation to reach their destination. The importance of safety that makes these planes so trustworthy is an item that cannot be achieved by anything on the ground. Countless people think planes already have…

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  • Airport Transfer Advantages

    Traveling can be very stressful sometimes - no matter if you are traveling to another domestic city for business or to a foreign country for pleasure, airport transfer services can truly come in handy. After a long flight, the last thing you want or need is to rent a car and start driving to your hotel. This is where the airport transfers step in and make sure you get a comfortable ride all the way to your destination. Available for executives, families, small or large groups as well as for…

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  • Advantages And Disadvantages Of Air Transport

    instructed ET 409 to turn right on a heading of 315°. ET 409 acknowledged and heading 315° was selected on the Mode Control Panel (MCP). As the aircraft was on a right turn, Control suggested to ET 409 to follow heading 270° “due to weather”. However, ET 409 continued right turn beyond the selected heading of 315. At 00:38:30, the actual heading of the aircraft exceeded the 315° selected heading without any action from the captain to reduce the roll or to stop the turn, although the Flying…

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  • Indigo Airlines Case Study

    services on a low cost basis or as a low cost carrier IndiGo airline wants to provide its services and gain more frequent flyer passengers. It aims to maintain its services and expand the number of aircrafts in the future. In the year 2015 the airline has signed a contract to increase a minimum of 30 aircrafts to increase its operations but taking a loan from ICBC (Chinese…

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  • Crowair Plc Executive Summary

    PART A Crowair Plc is a low cost airline operating short routes serving UK regional airports and other airports across Europe. A low cost carrier (LCC) is a type of airline that provides air travel for a lesser fee and with less/fewer comfort (Wikipedia, low cost carrier).To make up for their lower fares the airline charges extra for food and services, baggage, priority seating etc.; this is otherwise known as the ancillary revenue which is an important financial element for a LCC. Crowair’s…

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  • Aviation Emission

    volume of world trade shipments, it is over 35% by value – meaning that goods shipped by air are very high value commodities, often times perishable or time sensitive 6. Jet aircraft in service today are over70% more fuel efficient per seat kilometer than the first jets in the 1960s. Globally, the average occupancy of aircraft is around 80%, greater than other forms of transport. 7. Around 80% of aviation CO2 emissions are emitted from flights of over 1,500 kilometres, for which there is no…

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  • Persuasive Essay On Pilot Training

    Pilot training- A gateway to a wonderful aviation career Everyone dreams to make big and soar with success in life. The choice of a career plays a big role in deciding the fate of your dream. In today’s time there are countless number of options available that make our decision far more complicated than easy. The key to selecting a right career is to start early in life by assessing your interests, strengths and weakness as your personality traits must be compatible to your occupation. It is…

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