standard 4 objective 1 travel and tourism l.
Download
Skip this Video
Loading SlideShow in 5 Seconds..
Standard 4: Objective 1 Travel and Tourism PowerPoint Presentation
Download Presentation
Standard 4: Objective 1 Travel and Tourism

Loading in 2 Seconds...

play fullscreen
1 / 10

Standard 4: Objective 1 Travel and Tourism - PowerPoint PPT Presentation


  • 386 Views
  • Uploaded on

Standard 4: Objective 1 Travel and Tourism Air Travel Modes of Transportation used in Travel and Tourism Air Ground: Railways, Car, Motor Coach Water: All types of boats Air Transportation History Wright b rother’s first p lane: 1903 Passenger travel on planes: 1919

loader
I am the owner, or an agent authorized to act on behalf of the owner, of the copyrighted work described.
capcha
Download Presentation

PowerPoint Slideshow about 'Standard 4: Objective 1 Travel and Tourism' - Ava


An Image/Link below is provided (as is) to download presentation

Download Policy: Content on the Website is provided to you AS IS for your information and personal use and may not be sold / licensed / shared on other websites without getting consent from its author.While downloading, if for some reason you are not able to download a presentation, the publisher may have deleted the file from their server.


- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - E N D - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Presentation Transcript
modes of transportation used in travel and tourism
Modes of Transportation used in Travel and Tourism
  • Air
  • Ground: Railways, Car, Motor Coach
  • Water: All types of boats
air transportation history
Air Transportation History
  • Wright brother’s first plane: 1903
  • Passenger travel on planes: 1919
  • Charles Lindberg crossed Atlantic: 1927
  • Jet service: 1952
  • Federal Aviation Act: 1958
    • Created FAA (Federal Aviation Administration)
  • Airline Deregulation Act: 1978
    • Allowed for competition
air transportation history4
Air Transportation History
  • Hub-and-Spoke System: 1980’s
  • Frequent-flyer programs
  • Point-to-point systems: 1990’s
    • Regional, shorter, more direct flights
  • Partnerships formed: 2000’s
    • Airlines working together on non-competing or international flights
hub and spoke system
Hub-and-Spoke System
  • An airline network formed by a hub (large airport) and spokes (smaller airports)
  • Most major airlines have one or more “hubs”
  • Passengers fly from “spokes” to the “hub” to connect to other cities.
  • It saves the airlines money
boarding
Boarding
  • Check-in: Lets the airline know a passenger has arrived. Baggage is often weighed and checked-in.
  • Boarding passes: Can be obtained at the airline counter near the terminal entrance.
  • Gate Agent: Controls boarding procedures, usually about 20-30 minutes before flight time
  • Ticket lift: At some point, tickets are collected by the airline, to account for passengers
boarding8
Boarding
  • Baggage options: Check-in, carry-on, or curbside (carry-on baggage is usually limited to one small bag that will fit in the overhead bins, and/or one that will fit under the seat) Fees are charged for excess baggage or overweight baggage
security
Security
  • Varies per airport
  • Passengers walk through detectors
  • Possessions are put on a conveyor belt that goes through an x-ray machine
  • Checked luggage is screened as well
  • Carry-on rules:
carry on liquids
Carry-on Liquids
  • Source: http://www.tsa.gov/311/