This your first official “Competition Simulation Decision 1” round. I am sure that you had a good week of practice and you are ready and eager to start competing. In addition to your core decisions based on (Fares, Marketing, Fleet, Scheduling, Human Resources, and Financing) you will be challenged by your first incident “Incident 1: Press Release or Not?
Here is a brief summary of the incident!
The first officer in one of your aircraft took over to land the plane safely when he noticed the pilot had keeled over. After landing, the pilot was taken to a hospital and passengers were unaware of the incident. However, the FAA will be notified, and the word will get out. What sort of press release, if any, do you plan to make?