Route Traffic Forecasting, Catchment Analytics, Data and Long-Term Forecasts

This course is directed toward those who wish to deepen their skills in the area of route traffic forecasting, catchment analytics, and long-term forecasts. Delegates will be taken through real world examples, providing the opportunity to develop forecasts with newly learned techniques, as well as experiencing manipulating data and developing presentations

Route traffic forecasts are a critical component of an airline’s decision-making process when considering new routes. Therefore, it’s imperative for those within the function to understand the most up-to-date techniques to generate accurate and detailed forecasts. This course will provide the methodologies used to create them, as well as providing insight on catchment analytics and long-term forecasts.


Who should attend?

  • Airports – route development managers, analysts
  • Airlines – new analysts, network planners
  • Civil aviation authorities
  • Government agencies and departments
  • Personnel responsible for airport forecasts

What will you learn?

  • How to produce a route traffic forecast
  • Assumptions and methodologies from real-world examples
  • The latest forecasting techniques, analytics including QSI, MCR and others
  • How to use traffic data, market research and analytics for route forecasting
  • The key steps to produce a long-term passenger traffic forecast and extracting the associated metrics of movements, capacity, aircraft size etc.
  • Benchmarking against industry targets
  • Practical route forecast exercises and case studies

Course Dates

  • 10th - 11th June 2021 - May attend or virtual
  • 29th - 30th July 2021 - In-person at Dallas Fort Worth International Airport
  • 16th - 17th September 2021 - May attend or virtual