Jump to content
Sign in to follow this  
Surendranath Devala

Six Sigma in Aviation

Recommended Posts

How can six sigma be implemented in Aviation industry especially in terms of passenger handling time , security checks, issuing of boarding passes, baggage processing time , lost baggage tracking , ?

 

I would be very greatful if any of the memebers advice me on ideas on six sigma projects in aviation & airport industry ?

 

Thanks

Suren

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Hi Surendranath,

 

Six Sigma can be applied to any organization which depends on processes.Aviation is hugely processed dependent and error tolerance for 90 percent of the processes stands at zero.Keeping that in mind a few application areas for Six Sigma in aviation would be

  • TAT calculation for turnaround flights.
  • Waiting time at the check-in counters, Ticketing counters, Security checks can be observed and SPC can be applied to control these critical to time processes.
  • TAT for cargo+baggage loading and offloading.
  • TAT for catering loading and offloading

These are the few representative areas where we can implement six sigma. However to implement a six sigma process improvement project data collection would be of paramount importance.Make sure you have a strong data collection strategy before you jump start.

 

Hope this helps for now.

Mainak kanjilal

 

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Join the conversation

You can post now and register later. If you have an account, sign in now to post with your account.

Guest
Reply to this topic...

×   Pasted as rich text.   Paste as plain text instead

  Only 75 emoji are allowed.

×   Your link has been automatically embedded.   Display as a link instead

×   Your previous content has been restored.   Clear editor

×   You cannot paste images directly. Upload or insert images from URL.

Loading...
Sign in to follow this  

  • Who's Online (See full list)

    There are no registered users currently online

  • Forum Statistics

    • Total Topics
      2,677
    • Total Posts
      12,899
  • Member Statistics

    • Total Members
      54,054
    • Most Online
      865

    Newest Member
    Rama Satish Kumar
    Joined
×
×
  • Create New...