Aviation is a
complex and stressful environment and without the proper guidance
from highly knowledgeable and experienced aviation personnel, errors
in the selection and acquisition of the proper aircraft might result
in high cost and over runs.
Aeronautical Consultancy offers its customers a complete turn key
operation that allows clients to concentrate all of their resources
on the business at hand.
are provided in the following areas:
the correct aircraft for the clients needs
the manufacturer or seller of the selected aircraft
in the finance of the selected aircraft
in the area of aircraft modifications (interior & exterior)
and coordination of sale and pre-purchase inspection and
Airline Creation and Start-Up
Aeronautical Consultancy provides a complete range of services
necessary to start up an airline engaged in either cargo or
provided under a ‘’turn-key’’ scenario or as required,
Business plan development
Civil Aviation Authorities certification
Preparation of manuals
Procedures and training
Financial resource development
Aeronautical Consultancy provides technical and management
assistance to owners of aircraft portfolios, ensuring the ongoing
and residual values of these assets by:
In today's challenging airline environment any decision is
important, but one of the most critical is that of trying to match
the right amount of capacity for a specific market. This is as the
heart of airline fleet planning, a complicated and cross-functional
activity demanding broad skills and knowledge in technical and
is a vitally important aspect of any air transport operation. We
determine what aircraft should be operated and in what numbers to
meet the needs of the business. Typically, this involves evaluating
new and existing aircraft types, comparing all the costs and
checking compatibility with the existing fleet and route network.
GAC will also help you structure the fleet planning process and
analyse competing and conflicting proposals.
Traffic Forecasting and Revenue Analysis
forecasting process begins with the collection of data on current
traffic throughout the designated region, followed by the
calculation of expected growth in traffic in general. This base case
regional traffic projection should reflect expected economic,
demographic, and air use trends, based on historic and projected
relationships between these factors and regional traffic growth.
Data on expected
regional traffic growth can then be entered into the region's travel
demand model to simulate regional traffic flows with and without new
capacity. GAC has a model that can be manipulated, through various
feedback and adjustments.
Scheduling and Network Optimization Studies
airline scheduling domain hosts a large number of optimization
problems that include flight scheduling, fleet assignment, and crew
management. Given the complexity of the industry there is an urgent
need to better utilize assets, handle more flights in shorter
periods of time, coordinate schedules, and quickly respond to
irregularities, such as weather and malfunctioning equipment .
profitability of airline operations is dependent on the generation
of good flight schedules.
personnel have led the Fleet Planning efforts of two of the largest
carriers in the region. In addItion, GAC has advised various other
carriers on the optimum composition and utilization of their fleet.
The firm’s understanding of the interaction between Network Planning
and fleet issues allows GAC to have an immediate impact on carrier’s
economic performance. CAG specializes in the following areas of
benefits reassigning a carrier’s fleet.
Assessment of optimal
Analysis of break-even
Fleet purchase support
GAC’s in-depth understanding of the concepts, data and tools
involved in optimizing today’s complex networks allows the firm to
contribute immediately to a carrier’s restructuring efforts.
GAC specializes in the following areas of Network Planning:
Design and optimization of a carrier’s network structure
Assessment and support of alliance evaluation
Utilization of advanced tools in the design of a network
Reservations & Distribution System Requirements
GAC provides airline clients with both standardized and customized
information systems products, advice on computer systems design and
acquisition, and services and techniques to monitor and control
large scale software development projects. Informational air carrier
products of GAC include systems for yield management, traffic
forecasting, scheduling, fleet assignment, and reservations systems.
The firm has provided consulting services regarding aircraft
maintenance systems, Computer Reservation Systems (CRS), airline
information department surveys, and market research for airline
Effective decision making requires the right information, in the
hands of the right managers, at the right time. Managers must
understand which factors are critical to a decision and the
sensitivity of such factors. GAC provides airlines, airports and
related businesses with comprehensive products and services to
assist aviation managers in improving the decision processes.
Yield management systems
Competitive pricing systems
Fleet forecasting and fleet valuation
Fuel price hedging systems
Customized strategic and tactical decision
Airline and airport reports and database
Network and schedule simulation systems
Reorganization and Turn-around Management
GAC provides expert management consultation for clients. Our
integrated teams lend deep industry expertise with unmatched service
capabilities, tools and industry perspectives.
GAC has conducted numerous consulting
engagements for airlines, financial institutions, and other aviation
sectors regionally. The firm assists clients in developing
strategies that create and maintain competitive advantage. The
firm’s experience and first-hand aviation industry knowledge is
invaluable in evaluating client strengths and weaknesses and
maximizing strategic value.
Business & Organizational Strategy
Operations Research & Risk Management Consulting
Cost Reduction & Supply Chain Improvement
Business Process Improvement
Business Transformation and IT Outsourcing Advisory
Economic & Financial Consulting
Safety & Security Evaluation
GAC consults a wide variety of clients in the global aviation world
on determining the safety and operational integrity of the clients
operation. The scope of consulting projects performed on behalf of
our client’s ranges from airline safety and operations assessments
including corporate flight department assessments, fuel farm and
ground services support training, airport security assessments, and
technical manual development.
GAC has developed and continues to enhance an assessment methodology
tool which enables a thorough and exact understanding of the
specific client's operation.
Comprehensive safety and security
Safety-related technical analysis
Security, quality and loss control
Legal and regulatory support
Aviation claims service
GAC has been at the forefront of airline and airport privatization.
The firm has assisted number of airlines in restructuring, improving
commercial performance, yield management, and strategic planning.
GAC advises governments, financial
institutions, airport management, and private airport operators
regarding critical issues in the transformation of airports from the
public to the private sector. The firm has particular expertise in
forecasting, financial feasibility, structuring and coordinating the
privatization process, and economic regulation.
Cargo Studies & Marketing