In the Zone : Novel Approaches to Airplane Boarding

  • Published 2007

Abstract

Despite the increased pressure on airlines to increase productivity in recent times, a largely overlooked inefficiency in air travel is the boarding and unloading process. The typical airline uses a zone system, where passengers board the plane from back to front in several groups. The efficiency of the zone system has come into question with the… (More)

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