How events combined with a public holiday drive increased demand for airlines and the impact on fares

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The air travel industry is highly dependent on events and public holidays, which can significantly impact airline demand. Large international sporting events and stadium concerts can attract tens of thousands of travelers, creating a profound effect on airline revenue. This impact is amplified when major live events coincide with a public holiday, as demonstrated by our recent analysis of the fare impact on the popular route between Dubai and London Heathrow. Dubai is a popular work destination for many British expats, and the UK Bank holidays, which provide an additional…