Cranky Talk is back again, and this week, we’ve put together a look at how airlines decide where to fly. Of course, they use data, but there are several tricks of the trade that you might find surprising. Dave and I put this together after speaking to former airline planners and consultants.
Thanks for the feedback on the music last week. Almost everyone who reached out hated it, so we scrapped it this time.
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