Planning for Delay: influence of flight scheduling on airline punctuality

3 January 2011

This issue of Trends aims to bridge new planning indicators with post-flight delay analysis. The object of these studies is to inform and educate stakeholders across the industry, thereby ensuring common understanding of the issue we face.

We believe this report will be a useful contribution to the understanding of this important characteristic of the air traffic management network; a small contribution to improving performance.

The Trends in Air Traffic series

Drawing on the trends it finds in EUROCONTROL's archives, the Trends in Air Traffic series aims at giving an insight into some specific aspects of European aviation. The aim of these reports is to help stakeholders, and ourselves, to understand better the traffic trends that we see.

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Trends in Air Traffic - Volume 7