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YM is a management tool or technique that is currently being utilized by an increasing number...
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The article in the Wall Street Journal is gated but primarily deals with New Zealand - https://www.wsj.com/articles/anger-over-tourists-swarming-vacation-hot-spots-sparks-global-backlash-1527000130...
Carbon emissions from tourism are rising at an alarming rate https://www.nature.com/articles/d41586-018-05108-x
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SFO - FRA has to be incredibly profitable . Only Lufthansa and Unites fly it (codeshare partners ). Regular economy for the rest of the year is around 2300 USD round trip and closer to the flight it’s around 3500. It’s completely ridiculous compared to other more competitive routes like London.
Sydney to Melbourne is #2 and is barely a 1 hour flight.
Bit stupid crunching it by revenue. Obviously the long routes generate the most rev, but they also have the highest fuel costs.
I am flabbergasted that Qantas has the #2 slot for Melbourne-Sydney! No wonder players like Compass and OzJet tried to shoulder into that market (with little success) 10 or 20 years ago. I know of a couple of friends who live in one city and literally commute to the other every day/week for work,...
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