This lecture gives an introduction to the quickly changing world of airline companies and their business activities. The topics of the lecture are: aviation history, aviation technology, aviation and environment, air traffic development (historic and forecast), air transport policy, airline management (strategy, operations, financing, marketing & sales etc.), air cargo transport, airports and air traffic control systems.
Students will understand the dynamics and interdependencies of the global aviation industry.
They learn about the characteristics of airline management in various areas.
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Form of assessment
Written exam (45 min.)
Preliminary course work
Prof. Dr. Borislav Bjelicic
|Contact Person||M.Sc. Katrin Waßmuth|
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