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John Strickland is a respected air transport consultant with 30 years experience in the airline industry.

John has a deep understanding of airline business strategy. Offering an independent perspective, he is sought after by global media to commentate on the air transport sector.

Fluent in French, he is in frequent demand as an informative conference speaker and consummate event chairman.

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Willie Walsh CEO IAG
“I would recommend him”

Tim Clark, President Emirates Airline,
“John Strickland’s… insight and knowledge of the industry is truly extensive”

Alex Cruz, CEO Vueling
“A well respected figure in our industry, his opinions matter”

Fiona Jeffery OBE, Former Chairman World Travel Market
“Committed to delivering insightful, stimulating events attracting the highest calibre of speaker and providing excellent business intelligence”

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John’s Blog

As the UK’s Airport Commission Interim Report is published, read my blog on the capacity challenges for the airline industry.

The Emirates Qantas partnership breaks new ground, is this part of a new world order for the airline business?

Read to see how Akbar Al Baker has taken Qatar Airways from zero to hero.

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New routes for JLS Consulting clients!

Want to learn in depth about airline strategies? Watch my incisive interviews with the leading airline executives here.

See JLS Consulting events announced for 2014.

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