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Using simulation to compare Aircraft Boarding Strategies
Fonseca Casas, Pau; Juan-Pérez, Angel A.; Mas, Sílvia
Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya. Departament d'Estadística i Investigació Operativa; Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya. LIAM - Laboratori de Modelització i Anàlisi de la Informació
The boarding process has a very important role in t he objective of increase the efficiency, profitability, and customer satisfaction of an airline industry. It is one of the significant elements of the turnaround time, a slow boarding process might lead to financial issues to the company and, of course, cu stomer complaints. In this paper are analyzed three boarding strategies presenting a model and an easy to use tool that implements it. The study suggest that differences exists among them, and proposes the most efficient strategy.
Peer Reviewed
Àrees temàtiques de la UPC::Matemàtiques i estadística::Investigació operativa::Optimització
Operations research
Optimització industrial
90B Operations research and management science
Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs 3.0 Spain

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