AirKarp ATW senior editor's blog en US airlines’ big test <div class="node-body blog-body">If fuel prices continue to rise, will US airlines’ profitability disappear?</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Airlines Data & Financials Opinions AirKarp Mon, 23 May 2016 16:28:00 +0000 209851 at Winners and losers from Delta’s CSeries order <div class="node-body blog-body">“There’s no question this is an industry-accepting order,” Bombardier SVP Colin Bole said.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Airframes Airlines Opinions AirKarp Tue, 03 May 2016 18:48:00 +0000 207221 at Playing the Gordon Bethune card <div class="node-body blog-body">The former Continental CEO said Altimeter and PAR “used me as a credible alternative” to force changes at United.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Airlines Opinions AirKarp Wed, 20 Apr 2016 18:08:00 +0000 205441 at Why DOJ might reject the Alaska-Virgin America merger <div class="node-body blog-body">A contingent at DOJ may want to stop the airline consolidation train from going any further down the tracks.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Airlines Regulation Airports & Routes Opinions AirKarp Mon, 11 Apr 2016 18:00:00 +0000 204111 at Five factors determining whether Alaska keeps Virgin America’s A320s <div class="node-body blog-body">If a computer program designed a Boeing vs. Airbus test case, it likely couldn’t come up with a better scenario.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Airframes Airlines Opinions AirKarp Tue, 05 Apr 2016 19:32:00 +0000 203521 at What Avianca’s innovative CEO choice tells us about airlines’ future <div class="node-body blog-body">Choosing a CEO to implement a visionary strategy for interacting with passengers digitally.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Airlines Cabin Interiors & Connectivity Opinions AirKarp Thu, 31 Mar 2016 17:20:00 +0000 202961 at FedEx on the ‘retail revolution’ and whether Amazon is a rival <div class="node-body blog-body">It would be a “daunting task” for Amazon to replicate FedEx’s network, FedEx says.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Airlines Opinions air cargo Amazon e-commerce express delivery fedex AirKarp Fri, 18 Mar 2016 16:19:00 +0000 201441 at MH370: Where do we stand two years later? <div class="node-body blog-body">Quite honestly, pretty close to where we stood two years ago.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Air Traffic Management Opinions flight tracking ICAO Malaysia Airlines MH370 AirKarp Tue, 08 Mar 2016 14:23:00 +0000 200211 at A new passenger privacy issue airlines must soon confront <div class="node-body blog-body">Do passengers want airlines to track their inflight entertainment activity?</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> IFE Opinions airlines Alan Pellegrini IFE inflight entertainment passengers privacy Thales AirKarp Tue, 01 Mar 2016 15:18:00 +0000 199341 at Could Akbar Al Baker dump the GTF for the LEAP? <div class="node-body blog-body">Qatar Airways’ CEO threatens to “cancel the entire Pratt & Whitney order.”</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Engines Opinions Akbar Al Baker CFM International geared turbofan GTF LEAP LEAP-1A Pratt & Whitney Qatar Airways AirKarp Thu, 25 Feb 2016 20:51:00 +0000 198791 at