Logistics and Corporate Airplane Travel YourFirstName YourLastName Your University March 5, 2011 Logistics is inextricably intertwined with the realm of corporate airplane travel. Kress (2002) argued that "logistics includes planning, managing, treating and controlling" resources in order to keep operations going in order to achieve desired objectives (p. 7). There are two ways of looking at the relationship between logistics and corporate airplane travel. The operational functioning of corporate airplane travel can be regarded from the perspective of the airlines, travel agents, and other travel service providers. From this perspective, the passengers may be regarded as the product of focus. From the perspective of the corporate...The end:
..... The era of environmental responsibility is one feature of the modern world which will have a definitive affect on the future of logistics and corporate airplane travel. References Doganis , R. (2006). The airline business. New York, NY: Routledge . Kress, M. (2002). Operational logistics: The art and science of sustaining military operations. Norwell, MA: Kluwer Academic Publishers. Mill, R.C. & Morrison, A.M. (2002). The tourism system. Dubuque, IA: Kendall/Hunt Publishing. Seabridge , A. & Morgan, S. (2010). Air travel and health: a systems perspective. West Sussex, U.K.: John Wiley & Sons. Thornton, R.L. (1967). Airline management and the innovative process. Ann Arbor, MI: Bureau of Business Research, University of Michigan.