GE, Alaska sponsor algorithm contest for arrival times

04/3/2013 | MIT Technology Review online

General Electric and Alaska Airlines have awarded a team from Singapore a $100,000 prize in a contest designed to help airlines predict flight arrival times. The team produced an algorithm that predicted flight arrival times with nearly 40% greater accuracy than the algorithms currently used.

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