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by andreew
Wed Jul 20, 2016 7:35 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: IATA courses
Replies: 2
Views: 891

Re: IATA courses

IATA courses can be a benifit if one is pursuing a carrier in Aviation. Full time class room courses are preffered, but working professionals can only attend the Distance Education or need to take a break from work to attend the full class room ones. Check the IATA training link for the list and lo...

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by andreew
Sun Jul 03, 2016 6:54 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: IATA courses
Replies: 2
Views: 891

IATA courses

Hey, I will be pursuing a master degree in finance (international financial analysis) and although I'm happy I got accepted but since I am dreaming about working within the airline industry (network planning etc) I sort of regret not applying for an aviation related degree (cranfield for instance). ...

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by andreew
Thu Mar 10, 2016 11:53 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Airline Stats (largest Airlines In Europe)
Replies: 5
Views: 2637

RE: Airline Stats (largest Airlines In Europe)

Okey, so the most recent list of the largest airlines in Europe then. Thank you mate

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by andreew
Thu Mar 10, 2016 6:53 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Airline Stats (largest Airlines In Europe)
Replies: 5
Views: 2637

RE: Airline Stats (largest Airlines In Europe)

That would be very helpful timz! Thank you very much. WIll you send it in a pm ?

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by andreew
Thu Mar 10, 2016 5:15 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Airline Stats (largest Airlines In Europe)
Replies: 5
Views: 2637

Airline Stats (largest Airlines In Europe)

Dear all, I am currently writing my bachelor thesis in the subject of aviation hedging. I am in need of a reliable source where I can find top 50 (or so) biggest airlines in Europe (based on carried passengers or revenue turnover). Ideally would of course be IATA Wats database but my University do n...

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by andreew
Tue Aug 04, 2015 10:22 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Working In Operations Control Centre (OCC)
Replies: 17
Views: 8717

RE: Working In Operations Control Centre (OCC)

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/Shamrock137" class="quote" target="_blank">Shamrock137</a> (<a href="#6" class="quote">Reply 6</a>):<br/><i>These departments are usually pretty...

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by andreew
Sat Aug 01, 2015 7:21 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Working In Operations Control Centre (OCC)
Replies: 17
Views: 8717

RE: Working In Operations Control Centre (OCC)

So at the moment I am doing a bachelor degree in business administration. I also work at <acronym title="Stockholm - Arlanda (ARN / ESSA), Sweden">ARN</acronym> at SAS Ground Handling (SGH) during summer breaks where I do the most basic duties in baggage handling. <table border="0" align="CENTER" wi...

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by andreew
Fri Jul 31, 2015 8:31 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Working In Operations Control Centre (OCC)
Replies: 17
Views: 8717

Working In Operations Control Centre (OCC)

Hey! In the US it seems to be very clear how to become a flight dispatcher (you obtain a license) while in Europe I fail to find any information whatsoever on how to become a flight dispatcher in the airline operations control centre.Up until recently I thought that this profession was unique to the...

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by andreew
Mon May 18, 2015 10:55 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Regarding Entry Requirements - Cranfield MSc
Replies: 8
Views: 2194

RE: Regarding Entry Requirements - Cranfield MSc

Cheers for the replies! I am eager for this program, especially after your recommendations! How large are the classes compared to applications for this program? I assume that Cranfield can be very selective in choosing candidates? <table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><f...

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by andreew
Sat May 16, 2015 10:00 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Regarding Entry Requirements - Cranfield MSc
Replies: 8
Views: 2194

RE: Regarding Entry Requirements - Cranfield MSc

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/JRadier" class="quote" target="_blank">JRadier</a> (<a href="#1" class="quote">Reply 1</a>):<br/><i/></font></td></tr></table><table border="0" ...

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by andreew
Sat May 16, 2015 8:00 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Regarding Entry Requirements - Cranfield MSc
Replies: 8
Views: 2194

Regarding Entry Requirements - Cranfield MSc

Hey fellow avgeeks! I have two questions about MSc in Air Transport Management and their entry requirements. It says that you should have at least a 2:1 upper class honour. As of today my grades looks as follows: 4 x C 3 x A 7 x B Based on ECTS Does this count as a second upper class? At my Universi...

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by andreew
Thu Dec 18, 2014 1:38 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Master In Aviation
Replies: 11
Views: 2385

RE: Master In Aviation

Thanks for the replies! You confirmed what I have expected. My next consideration is: I am doing my bachelor in international management and at the moment I have an average grade score around 80% (B in average) what do that equal in the honours scale? Will I stand a chance against an aerospace engin...

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by andreew
Wed Dec 17, 2014 1:06 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Master In Aviation
Replies: 11
Views: 2385

Master In Aviation

Hello! I am currently half way through my bachelor degree here in Sweden. As I would love to pursue a career within aviation (fleet planning, network planning and such areas) I am looking around for various master degrees in aviation. The cheapest (and also on a well reputable) seems to be the one i...

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by andreew
Wed Jul 31, 2013 12:59 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Career Path
Replies: 6
Views: 2110

RE: Career Path

Cheers for the replies guys! I am a bit unsure whether I want to be in corporate or on the ramp. The ramp job feels more fun and you get to be wehere the action is while corporate are better paid and I think I'll enjoy having an influence on big decissions (routes, fleet planning etc). That way I fe...

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by andreew
Tue Jul 30, 2013 11:20 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Turkish Still Interested In Olympic Air+ATH Base.
Replies: 14
Views: 7030

RE: Turkish Still Interested In Olympic Air+ATH Base.

I can see that there will be problems with <acronym title="OLD: Athens (- Hellinikon) (ATH / LGAT) (closed), Greece AND CURRENT: Athens - Eleftherios Venizelos (Spata) (ATH / LGAV), Greece">ATH</acronym>-<acronym title="Larnaca - International (LCA / LCLK), Cyprus">LCA</acronym> routes if <acronym t...

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by andreew
Tue Jul 30, 2013 11:11 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Career Path
Replies: 6
Views: 2110

Career Path

Hello! I will this autumn start my bachelor degree in international management (general one, non aviation) and my dream is to work in the airline/aviation industry. One part of me want to work on the ramp at the airport(close to the birds ^^) while I also want to work within airline commercial/marke...

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by andreew
Tue Sep 25, 2012 10:25 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Pursue A Career Within Aviation?
Replies: 11
Views: 3227

RE: Pursue A Career Within Aviation?

[ <table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/WestJet747" class="quote" target="_blank">WestJet747</a> (<a href="#5" class="quote">Reply 5</a>):<br/><i>I'd say you have it backwards. Anybo...

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by andreew
Tue Sep 25, 2012 1:51 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Pursue A Career Within Aviation?
Replies: 11
Views: 3227

RE: Pursue A Career Within Aviation?

Thanks for the answers guys! Just out of curiosity, why do you think that route planning (often) requires engineering/statistics background? For me it actually sounds more like suited for people with finance/business. It seems like you should analyze global market and be pretty sure of the profit on...

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by andreew
Mon Sep 24, 2012 10:16 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Pursue A Career Within Aviation?
Replies: 11
Views: 3227

Pursue A Career Within Aviation?

Hello ! To start with, I hope I posted this one in the right section! Well the story of my life is quite simple.. I have always wanted to be a pilot (but failed the medical 1 because of my vision), had a go on the FEAST test and failed that one as well. At the moment I am studying mechanical enginee...

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