A Case Study – Analysis of Weather Data Impact on the Disruptions / Delays in Passenger Air Traffic

Marek Woda, Agnieszka Wątrucka


The purpose of the research was to develop a method for investigating the impact of weather conditions on delays in passenger aircrafts. The work was carried out in cooperation with Ryanair. The work consisted in developing methods and tools for selecting weather data and integrating them with available data on flight delays for selected airports – statistical methods, regression, decision trees and association rules were used for this purpose.


weather impact; passenger air traffic; delays; OLAP; decision trees

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DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.21936/si2018_v39.n1.840