Aviation, Aerospace & Defense
PlaneStats.com by Oliver Wyman brings together reliable
cross-industry data and a powerful collection of analytical
tools that facilitate the development of actionable insights.
PlaneStats.com makes it possible to easily access and ana-
lyze worldwide airline schedules and fleet composition.
For the U.S. market, it is also possible to analyze aircraft-
specific operating costs, route-level P&L reporting, the O&D
composition of onboard passenger loads, and average fare
comparisons across carriers and markets.
Overview Aircraft Scheduling with airport activity reports,
PlaneStats.com is a broad collection of accurate, market pattern of service summaries, and easy to
value-added data that has been paired with the understand identification of worldwide competitive
appropriate analytical tools necessary to speed data schedule changes
analysis. Oliver Wyman improves data accuracy Most of the 35 available reports within PlaneStats.
by reconciling the data across various sources to com are paired with interactive graphical represen-
ensure integrity and facilitate analysis that inte- tations of the data to facilitate an understanding
grates multiple data sources to drive new insights. of the information and its inter-relationships. Data
The value-added data and analytical tools are orga- is presented in a range of charts as well as maps to
nized across six functional areas to facilitate use: help the user visualize the spatial relationships asso-
ciated with traffic flows and network composition.
Airport Financial Statements in aggregate, and on a
unit-cost, unit-revenue, basis User parameters are “sticky,” allowing the user to
Airline Operating Costs with stage-length adjustment continue an analytical exercise through multiple
features to facilitate the comparison of costs across reports and functional areas.
Uses and applications
Pro-forma Route-Level P&L Reporting at the carrier
PlaneStats.com was developed based on the col-
lective expertise of our aviation consulting pro-
Air Traffic & Revenue in terms of Onboard, Enplaned, fessionals to facilitate, simplify, and improve the
and Origin & Destination analytical speed of a wide range of commercial
Airline Operations & Productivity highlighting on- aviation issues. The tool allows users to intuitively
time performance and the reasons for delays, and a and easily explore competitive strategies through
distribution of aircraft age reliable quantitative data analysis. The information
PlaneStats.com is organized into six functional areas
By carrier, by airport,
flight & traffic data
Scheduling allocated to flights
Airport activity reports CASM analysis
Segment pattern of Expense line item
service Maintenance cost
Schedule change PlaneStats.com Breakeven load
Broad collection of
Operations Analytical tools to Route-Level
& Productivity speed data analysis P&L Reporting
by airport & carrier By carrier
By nonstop segment
Cumulative delay Air Traffic
distribution & Revenue
Flow over hub
has applications across airports, airline strategy PlaneStats.com combines aircraft operating costs
and operations, aircraft lessors, MRO organizations, with prorated passenger revenue to create route-
government regulators, investors, aircraft financ- level P&L reports by carrier. The route-level P&L
ers, and educational institutions. Also, suppliers of reporting facilitates the identification of competitive
services to airports, airlines, and air travelers will strengths and weaknesses and provides clear insight
find PlaneStats.com analysis invaluable in spotting into areas of cross-subsidization.
trends and forecasting future demand.
PlaneStats.com provides detailed information about
Using PlaneStats.com, it is possible to explore a wide O&D market size, as well as passenger itinerary flows
range of commercial aviation issues. The analytical across networks to illustrate competitive differences
tool facilitates the development of benchmark levels of and pinpoint reasons for differences in passenger
CASM against current and potential competitors. The loads and revenue generation. Using PlaneStats.com’s
benchmark CASM can be easily adjusted to isolate the Fare and Yield Analysis feature, it is possible to exam-
impact of fuel, regional airline operations, or labor cost ine the distribution of fares by price level between
differences. PlaneStats.com facilitates the comparison carriers in the market, further illuminating the
of route-level traffic and capacity across carriers, pro- impact of different distribution and pricing strategies.
viding easy analysis of the relationship between mar-
ket share and capacity and load factors by equipment PlaneStats.com is your source for reliable cross-indus-
type, making it possible to identify trends in market try data and analytical tools that will bring quantita-
development and spot ripening opportunities. tive rigor to your organization’s strategy setting pro-
cess, as well as every day operational decision making.
PlaneStats.com rapidly manipulates data into easily digestible representations