• 2018

    Premium economy is on the rise…

    Earlier I wrote about the introduction of new, extremely luxurious and first class resembling Business Class cabins on plenty of airlines. I foresaw the end of First Class and the introduction of economy+ like cabins that would take over the role of the Business Class cabins. After visiting the WTM it became obvious that the […]

  • 2018

    Airline Masterclass 2: Airline inventory management (Yield management)

    After an introduction on how airlines come up with ticket prices (click here to read), I will now explain how airlines assign multiple prices on the same routes to maximise the profits. They do this using different fares and fare classes. Fare + taxes What you pay for your ticket is made up of a […]

  • 2018

    Airline Masterclass – How do airlines come up with their ticket prices

    A major part of my objective with my personal website is to entertain and educate people on the magical industry that is aviation. A question that I often hear is “how do airlines come up with what they ask for their tickets?”. I wish the answer was as simple as what I will explain below […]