AIRLINE CREW SCHEDULING: A GROUP THEORETIC APPROACH

The problem of airline crew schduling is studied, the different problems composing it are formulated and solution techniques are offered. Special emphasis is given to the set covering problem appearing in the rotation selection phase. An approach is presented, based on the group theoretic method, which allows the fast solution of problems with large sizes.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Massachusetts Institute of Technology

    Department of Civil Engineering, 77 Massachusetts Avenue
    Cambridge, MA  USA  02139
  • Authors:
    • Thiriez, H
  • Publication Date: 1969-10-10

Subject/Index Terms

  • TRT Terms: Airlines
  • Subject Areas: Aviation;

Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00074539
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: FLIGHT TRANSPORTATION LABORATORY, MIT DEPT. OF AERONAUTICS AND ASTRONAUTICS
  • Report/Paper Numbers: None
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Sep 5 1974 12:00AM