16.763 Air Transportation Operations Research


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Presents a unified view of advanced quantitative analysis and optimization techniques applied to the air transportation sector. Considers the problem of operating and managing the aviation sector from the perspectives of the system operators (e.g., the FAA), the airlines, and the resultant impacts on the end-users (the passengers). Explores models and optimization approaches to system-level problems, airline schedule planning problems, and airline management challenges. Term paper required.

This class has 16.71, 6.431B, and 15.093 as prerequisites.

16.763 will be offered this semester (Spring 2018). It is instructed by H. Balakrishnan, C. Barnhart and P. P. Belobaba.

This class counts for a total of 12 credits.

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