Industry Analysis & Forecasting


Analyze and forecast developments in aviation.

The aviation industry is both dynamic and intricate with its own set of drivers.  These elements create the need for consistent monitoring as they affect changes in passenger and cargo demand.  AVITAS provides industry forecasts which include forecasts of the business cycle, passenger and cargo traffic, aircraft retirements, orders, and deliveries.  Forecasts can be customized by aircraft/engine type for both the immediate and long term including narrowbody, widebody, regional jets, turboprops, and corporate aircraft.


Case Study

Client:  Major Airline

Problem:  A major airline needed assistance in analyzing the future prospects for the 757-200 aircraft in terms of the future market for the aircraft, operator disposition scenarios, cargo and passenger prospects, economic useful life, and potential retirements and part outs.


  • AVITAS provided research into the aircraft capabilities, market size, threats for replacement, and likely outcomes of disposition
  • The report highlighted scenarios for the aircraft asset across the medium and long term
  • Provided the Client with a comprehensive range of outcomes and recommendations