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Operations management in the airline industry

The operations management's success is dependent on contributions from many different disciplines within the group: industrial engineering, quality engineering, quality control, statistics analysis, supply chain, and production. Each provides an important role that helps to improve the decision-making process.

Evaluate and describe the input-transformation-output relationships in one of the following systems:

an airline;
a state penitentiary; or
a funeral home.

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In airline industry, managing processes such as boarding, route scheduling, fleet planning etc. determines the success of an airline. These processes can be handled in different ways ...

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This solution describes the importance of operations management in the airline industry.