Unformatted text preview: Assignment 3.2B The purpose of the airline transportation system is to transport many peope from origin to destination. It carries troops, businessmen, athletes, vacationers, and general population who are moving. It also helps to transfer cargo and mail. It is influenced by many subsystems such as U.S. government through FAA regulations, air traffic, weather, the economy, and vacation seasons. One of its subsystems are the in-flight meals, engine and internal mechanisms. It is a subsystem of the flight plan/itinerary, shipping process, mailing system, cargo transport, and a vacation schedule. If price of oil, food, or wages increases, the airline industry is directly affected because it costs more to have one flight- decreasing the volume. If the weather is terrible, flights are delayed and cancelled....
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This note was uploaded on 08/02/2010 for the course BEE 3299 taught by Professor Scott,n.r. during the Summer '07 term at Cornell.
- Summer '07