War Stories from IT | Southwest Airlines
Sep 22nd, 2021 by rootedconcepts
Did you know that Southwest Airlines can fly internationally? I was the technical lead on their international flights program, and in this episode I share a little bit about the behind-the-scenes technical issues associated with that new business offering.
I dig into one problem in particular: how to modify a 20-year-old flight dispatch system to accurately identify new mission types based on an aircraft's equipment.
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