Monday (April 19)
In United Airlines SWOT Analysis, the strengths and weaknesses are the internal factors whereas opportunities and threats are the external factors. United Airlines is one of the leading brands in the airlines sector.
Strong operational network more than flights a day to destinations across 6 continents. Strategic Alliances Founding member of Star Alliance. Strong brand name and recognition 4. Relatively high employee productivity.
Great customer experience with inflight entertainment and good branding through extensive advertising. Weakening financial performance due to continuous losses 2. Heavy dependence on third-party service providers for customer service, maintenance, fueling operations, etc.
Strong Unions are a concern. Growing US airline industry 2. US economy back on track for growth 3. Growing global tourism and travel industry. Intense competition from low cost airlines offering discounted prices 2.
Tuesday (April 20)
Rising fuel prices is a challenge 3. Persisting risks of recession across the globe. Delta Airlines 2. American Airlines 3. US Airways Group. Similar analysis has also been done for the competitors of the company belonging to the same category, sector or industry.]