Domestic Networks: Asian Carriers’ Safety Net
The COVID-19 crisis shows that while it is good to have a globally diverse network, a strong domestic operation is a major advantage for carriers when a shock disrupts international traffic flows. The Asia-Pacific region provides case studies of the benefits and limitations of different approaches. Here’s a look at some of them.
This is an abbreviated version of an article by Adrian Schofield that appeared in Aviation Week & Space Technology. Subscribers can get more details about other airlines like Qantas, Vietnam Airlines and Air New Zealand in the full article.