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Airport Market Positioning and the Role of Airport Dominance

Airport Market Positioning and the Role of Airport Dominance

 

In the final part of our series with Blue Swan Daily about the degree to which some of the world’s largest airports are dominated by a single carrier, we comment on the wisdom of airport expenditure on route development when decisions are effectively in the hands of one airline.

It is clear that those airports with a wide range of airline customers and no single dominant customer who have the most to gain from route development. Add in the mix, an already sizeable airport operation and a nice leisure destination on the doorstep, and the case is convincing.

For the full story and a list of the world’s Top 100 airports in terms of departing seats, along with the share of capacity operated by their largest airline, go to the Blue Swan Daily website.