Ever since deregulation in the airline industry, airlines have had the freedom, to select their choice of routes and have been given the freedom to determine fares. The paper gives a discussion of three basic route architecture networks that are in adoption, in the airline industry. These route networks include hub and spoke, point to point and multi-hub networks. Hub and spoke network is the most widely used route network architecture owing to its high cost and revenue advantages.
Keywords, Route, network, hub and spoke, point to point network
Introduction Aviation management forms a significant and one of the most crucial parts in the aviation industry. Over the years, the ...