AirKarp http://atwonline.com/blog/47914/feed ATW senior editor's blog en Airbus-Boeing subsidy dispute is a proxy fight with a larger goal http://atwonline.com/blog/airbus-boeing-subsidy-dispute-proxy-fight-larger-goal <div class="node-body blog-body">Airbus and Boeing fear they will not be able to live with the kinds of state support that budding rivals may receive.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/blog/airbus-boeing-subsidy-dispute-proxy-fight-larger-goal" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/blog/airbus-boeing-subsidy-dispute-proxy-fight-larger-goal#comments Airframes Opinions AirKarp Tue, 29 Nov 2016 18:22:00 +0000 231711 at http://atwonline.com Astonishing market cap figures show airline industry’s dramatic change http://atwonline.com/blog/astonishing-market-cap-figures-show-airline-industry-s-dramatic-change <div class="node-body blog-body">In 2011, the highest equity value of any airline in the world was the forming LATAM at $12 billion. Now it is Delta at $35 billion.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/blog/astonishing-market-cap-figures-show-airline-industry-s-dramatic-change" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/blog/astonishing-market-cap-figures-show-airline-industry-s-dramatic-change#comments Airline Financials Opinions AirKarp Fri, 18 Nov 2016 20:05:00 +0000 230961 at http://atwonline.com Three reasons why major US airlines are not planning to grow in 2017 http://atwonline.com/blog/three-reasons-why-major-us-airlines-are-not-planning-grow-2017 <div class="node-body blog-body">American, Delta and United appear to be bringing growth to a near halt through next year.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/blog/three-reasons-why-major-us-airlines-are-not-planning-grow-2017" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/blog/three-reasons-why-major-us-airlines-are-not-planning-grow-2017#comments Airline Financials Airlines Opinions AirKarp Fri, 21 Oct 2016 19:46:00 +0000 227931 at http://atwonline.com Four thoughts on the ICAO emissions deal http://atwonline.com/blog/four-thoughts-icao-emissions-deal <div class="node-body blog-body">The MBM scheme, while important, is NOT the end all and be all for controlling airline CO2 emissions.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/blog/four-thoughts-icao-emissions-deal" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/blog/four-thoughts-icao-emissions-deal#comments Eco-Aviation Opinions AirKarp Thu, 06 Oct 2016 21:17:00 +0000 226101 at http://atwonline.com No DOJ rubber stamp of Alaska-Virgin America merger http://atwonline.com/blog/no-doj-rubber-stamp-alaska-virgin-america-merger <div class="node-body blog-body">If DOJ had no issues, antitrust clearance would probably have come by the end of this week.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/blog/no-doj-rubber-stamp-alaska-virgin-america-merger" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/blog/no-doj-rubber-stamp-alaska-virgin-america-merger#comments Aeropolitics Airlines Opinions AirKarp Mon, 26 Sep 2016 18:16:00 +0000 224931 at http://atwonline.com Defining TSA http://atwonline.com/blog/defining-tsa <div class="node-body blog-body">As TSA approaches its 15th birthday in November, the agency continues to search for an identity.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/blog/defining-tsa" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/blog/defining-tsa#comments Airlines Security Opinions AirKarp Mon, 19 Sep 2016 14:00:00 +0000 224051 at http://atwonline.com Forward From 15: Stuck in Montreal http://atwonline.com/blog/forward-15-stuck-montreal <div class="node-body blog-body">On the morning of Sept. 11, 2001, I was listening to Canadian transport minister David Collenette address the ACI-NA Conference and Exhibition at the Montreal convention center.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/blog/forward-15-stuck-montreal" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/blog/forward-15-stuck-montreal#comments Airlines Opinions AirKarp Fri, 09 Sep 2016 10:38:00 +0000 223221 at http://atwonline.com Four questions arising from Scott Kirby's American-to-United move http://atwonline.com/blog/four-questions-arising-scott-kirbys-american-united-move <div class="node-body blog-body">What does United's president/CFO pairing of Kirby and Andrew Levy foretell?</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/blog/four-questions-arising-scott-kirbys-american-united-move" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/blog/four-questions-arising-scott-kirbys-american-united-move#comments Airline Financials Airlines People Opinions AirKarp Wed, 31 Aug 2016 18:24:00 +0000 222391 at http://atwonline.com Latest example of aviation security gaps: Truck rams Southwest 737 http://atwonline.com/blog/latest-example-aviation-security-gaps-truck-rams-southwest-737 <div class="node-body blog-body">Keeping bad actors off of aircraft is only part of the aviation security equation.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/blog/latest-example-aviation-security-gaps-truck-rams-southwest-737" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/blog/latest-example-aviation-security-gaps-truck-rams-southwest-737#comments Safety Airports & Routes Opinions AirKarp Fri, 26 Aug 2016 18:34:00 +0000 221961 at http://atwonline.com Would airliners be safer without pilots? No, says NTSB chairman http://atwonline.com/blog/would-airliners-be-safer-without-pilots-no-says-ntsb-chairman <div class="node-body blog-body">Christopher Hart argues that 'human pilots are still crucial'</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/blog/would-airliners-be-safer-without-pilots-no-says-ntsb-chairman" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/blog/would-airliners-be-safer-without-pilots-no-says-ntsb-chairman#comments Safety Opinions AirKarp Wed, 24 Aug 2016 18:58:00 +0000 221611 at http://atwonline.com