Journal of Airline Operations and Aviation Management

Editorial Team

JAOAM closely follows all the Best Practice Guidelines developed by COPE for Journal Editors. The general objective is to preserve the academic publishing integrity of JAOAM at all times. The Editor provides liaison between all interest parties: editorial board, reviewers, authors, publishers, and general readers, in a professional manner. The Editor is responsible for ensuring confidentiality in all matters relating to interest parties hitherto listed.

The Editor has complete responsibility and authority to accept/reject a submitted manuscript. The decision to accept/reject a submission may occur at the initial, during or after the final review process. The Editor will only accept a manuscript for publication when reasonably certain that it has met all JAOAM criteria for publication.

The Editor is to ensure at all times that there is no conflict of interest in the handling of a submission. In the event of a conflict that could impact his impartial scientific judgment or evaluation, editorial responsibility will be transferred to the Associate Editor/or a member of the Editorial Board.

Editorial Board for Journal of Airline Operations and Aviation Management: 


Prof. Ismail Gultepe, PhD, ECCC

Ontario Technical University, Faculty of Eng and App. Sciences, Oshawa, Ontario, Canada

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Editorial Board Members: 

Prof. Elton Fernandes, Ph.D. (Brazil)


Full Professor, Production Engineering Program (COPPE), Federal University of Rio de Janeiro (UFRJ)

Dr. Fernando MAS (Spain)

Chief Technical Officer, Science, Technology and R&D, Mecanizados y Montajes Aeronáuticos S.A. (MyM) & Assistant Professor, University of Sevilla  

Prof. Dr. Peter P. Felkai (Hungary)


Associate Professor, Head of Department, Travel Medicine Chair, Internal Medicine Faculty, Debrecen Medical School, Hungary

Dr. Udith Ugbeh Johnson (United Kingkom) 


Centre for Defence Chemistry, Cranfield Defence and Security, Defence Academy of the United Kingdom

Prof. Dr. Aline Patricia Mano Araujo (Brazil)


Professor, Department of Exact and Technological Sciences, State University of Santa Cruz (UESC), BA, Ph.D. in Production Engineering from PUC-PR.

Prof. Dr. Bradford L. Sims (Maryland, United States)


President, Capitol Technology University, Maryland, United States 

Dr. Viktoriia Ivannikova (Ireland)


Assistant Professor in Aviation Management Business School, Dublin City University, Ireland

Dr. Gurunadh Velidi (India)


Program Leader and Associate Professor, School of Aerospace Engineering, University of Petroleum and Energy Studies, India

Dr.-Ing. habil. Judith Rosenow (Germany) 


Institute of Logistics and Aviation, Technische Universität Dresden, Chair of Air Transport and Logistics, 01062 Dresden, Germany

Dr. David Carl Ison (Portland, United States of America) 


Faculty Department Chair - Aviation Science, Portland Community College, Portland, USA

Dr.-Ing. Gao Xin (Germany)


“Fuel Cells for Aviation” of Excellence Cluster SE2A, Technische Universität Braunschweig, Institut für Energie- und Systemverfahrenstechnik (InES) | Institute of Energy and Process Systems Engineering, Langer Kamp 19b, 38106 Braunschweig, Germany

Dr. Elen Paraskevi Paraschi (Greece)


Department of Tourism Management, University of Patras, Greece

Prof. Jakub Kraus, Ph.D (Czech Republic)


Head of the Department, Faculty of Transportation Sciences, Department of Air Transport, Czech Technical University in Prague, Czech Republic

Dr. Mykola Karpenko (Lithuania)


Faculty of Transport Engineering, Department of Mobile Machinery and Railway Transport, Vilnius Gediminas Technical University, , Vilnius, Lithuania

Prof. Dr. Zair Ziyaevich Shamsiev (Uzbekistan)


Professor of Department of Air Navigation Systems, Tashkent State Transport University, Uzbekistan 

Prof. Dr. Javier Cifuentes-Faura (Spain)


Faculty of Economics and Business, University of Murcia, Murcia, Spain

Prof. Dr. Ivan Ostroumov (Ukraine)


Professor, Air Navigation Systems Department, National Aviation University 

Prof. Dr. Andrii Grekhov (Ukraine)


Department of Air Navigation Systems, National Aviation University, 03058 Kyiv, Ukraine

Dr. Junya Sun (China)


Department of Safety Science and Engineering, Civil Aviation University of China, Tianji

Dr. José Rouco (Portugal)


Director, Department of Management on Civil Aviation and Airports, Universidade Lusófona, Portugal 

Dr. María Belén Rey Legidos (Spain) 


Department of Applied Economics, Structure and History, Faculty of Economics and Business, Complutense University of Madrid, Spain

Dr. Rasul Zairovich Shamsiev (Uzbekistan)


Tashkent State Transport University, Uzbekistan

Dr. Agnieszka Barczak (Poland)


West Pomeranian University of Technology, Poland

Dr. Ilker UNDER (Turkey)


Anadolu University, Graduate School of Social Sciences, Eskisehir, Turkey, 

Dr. Hassan Zeineddine (United Arab Emirates)


Director of Center for Executive Programs, Professional Services and Chair Decision Sciences and Economics Department, School of Business Administration, Americn University in Dubai

Ms. Sena Kilic (Turkey)


Faculty of Aviation and Aeronautical Sciences, Ozyegin University, Istanbul, Turkey

Dr. A Shvetsov (Russia)


North-Eastern Federal University, Belinsky str., 58, Yakutsk, 677000, Russia & Vladivostok State University of Economics and Service, Gogolya str., 41, Vladivostok, 127994, Russia

Dr. Husam Rjoub (Turkey)


Department of Accounting and Finance, Faculty of Economics and Administrative Sciences, Cyprus International University, Mersin 10, 99040 Haspolat, Turkey

Dr Evangelia Pantelaki (United Kingdom)


Lecturer in Transport Studies Centre for Transport and Society School of Architecture and Environment Frenchay Campus, Coldharbour Lane Bristol, UK

Dr. Emir Ganic (Serbia)


Faculty of Transport and Traffic Engineering, Division of Airports and Air Traffic Safety, University of Belgrade, Serbia 

Dr. Fahad Ibn Masood (Oman) 


Aviation Faculty at Modern College of Business and Science, Oman

Dr. Kasim Kiraci (Turkey)


Associate Professor & Vice-Dean, Faculty of Aeronautics and Astronautics, Iskenderun Technical University

Prof. Dr. Ian McAndrew (England) 


Dean, Doctoral Programs, Capitol Technology University

Prof. Dr. Onder Altuntas (Turkey) 


Professor, Department of Airframe and Powerplant Maintenance, Faculty of Aeronautics and Astronautics, Eskisehir Technical University, 26555 Eskisehir, Turkey

Dr. Sampath Emani (India)


Professional Certifi­cate Programme in Advanced Business Management, Department of Management, Indian Institute of Management, India