Conference Topics

Researchers from universities, research institutions, airlines, air navigation service providers and industry are invited to submit papers presenting exploratory & applied research within the areas of interest listed below.


We expect fruitful and inspiring discussions among academic, governmental and industry representatives. The conference will include plenary sessions, keynote lectures, and several specialized sessions on a variety of topics including but not limited to:

  • Aviation economics and business models
  • Airport systems development and management
  • Sustainability in aviation
  • Airports operations, architecture and performance
  • ATM operations
  • Human factors and decision support tools
  • Supply chain, logistics and process optimization
  • Predictive maintenance
  • New repair methodologies
  • Data mining and analytics in Maintenance, Repair & Overhaul (MRO)


Accepted full papers for presentation at AFCS 2021 will be published on the Transportation Research Procedia, an open access journal by Elsevier.