On the Cover

Going for Gold
21        ATW’s 42ND Annual Industry Achievement Awards

22        Airline of the Year - Etihad Airways

26        Airline Market Leader  - Alaska Airlines

30        Leadership excellence - Tony Tyler

32        Value Airline of the Year - Wizz Air

33        Eco-Airline of the Year - Air New Zealand

34        Eco-Company Partnership - Lufthansa Group & Frankfurt Airport

35        Airport of the Year -   Hong Kong International Airport

36        Aviation Technology Achievement -  Airbus A350 XWB
 

Features

38        Wi-Fi Flux
Onboard Internet service is improving, but airlines struggle with the free or fee question.
By Henry Canaday

42        Doubling Down
Juneyao Airlines sees growth and profitability in a dual-brand strategy that spans full-service and low-cost.
By Katie Cantle

46 ATW MRO Survey
Rating the aircraft: ATW conducted a survey of airlines around the world to gain feedback on how they rank aircraft and manufacturers on key elements of operations and service.

 

Departments

7          Editorial
Association Dues
By Karen Walker

11        News Briefs

18        Analysis
ULCC Earthquake
Spirit, Frontier and Allegiant step up to a new level of competition in the US market. 
By Aaron Karp

50        Trends

55        Interview
James Hogan,  President & CEO, Etihad Airways
By Karen Walker