AirKarp http://atwonline.com/blog/47914/feed ATW senior editor's blog en US airlines’ big test http://atwonline.com/blog/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="http://atwonline.com/blog/us-airlines-big-test" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/blog/us-airlines-big-test#comments Airlines Data & Financials Opinions AirKarp Mon, 23 May 2016 16:28:00 +0000 209851 at http://atwonline.com Winners and losers from Delta’s CSeries order http://atwonline.com/blog/winners-and-losers-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="http://atwonline.com/blog/winners-and-losers-delta-s-cseries-order" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/blog/winners-and-losers-delta-s-cseries-order#comments Airframes Airlines Opinions AirKarp Tue, 03 May 2016 18:48:00 +0000 207221 at http://atwonline.com Playing the Gordon Bethune card http://atwonline.com/blog/playing-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="http://atwonline.com/blog/playing-gordon-bethune-card" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/blog/playing-gordon-bethune-card#comments Airlines Opinions AirKarp Wed, 20 Apr 2016 18:08:00 +0000 205441 at http://atwonline.com Why DOJ might reject the Alaska-Virgin America merger http://atwonline.com/blog/why-doj-might-reject-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="http://atwonline.com/blog/why-doj-might-reject-alaska-virgin-america-merger" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/blog/why-doj-might-reject-alaska-virgin-america-merger#comments Airlines Regulation Airports & Routes Opinions AirKarp Mon, 11 Apr 2016 18:00:00 +0000 204111 at http://atwonline.com Five factors determining whether Alaska keeps Virgin America’s A320s http://atwonline.com/blog/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="http://atwonline.com/blog/five-factors-determining-whether-alaska-keeps-virgin-america-s-a320s" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/blog/five-factors-determining-whether-alaska-keeps-virgin-america-s-a320s#comments Airframes Airlines Opinions AirKarp Tue, 05 Apr 2016 19:32:00 +0000 203521 at http://atwonline.com What Avianca’s innovative CEO choice tells us about airlines’ future http://atwonline.com/blog/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="http://atwonline.com/blog/what-avianca-s-innovative-ceo-choice-tells-us-about-airlines-future" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/blog/what-avianca-s-innovative-ceo-choice-tells-us-about-airlines-future#comments Airlines Cabin Interiors & Connectivity Opinions AirKarp Thu, 31 Mar 2016 17:20:00 +0000 202961 at http://atwonline.com FedEx on the ‘retail revolution’ and whether Amazon is a rival http://atwonline.com/blog/fedex-retail-revolution-and-whether-amazon-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="http://atwonline.com/blog/fedex-retail-revolution-and-whether-amazon-rival" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/blog/fedex-retail-revolution-and-whether-amazon-rival#comments Airlines Opinions air cargo Amazon e-commerce express delivery fedex AirKarp Fri, 18 Mar 2016 16:19:00 +0000 201441 at http://atwonline.com MH370: Where do we stand two years later? http://atwonline.com/blog/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="http://atwonline.com/blog/mh370-where-do-we-stand-two-years-later" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/blog/mh370-where-do-we-stand-two-years-later#comments Air Traffic Management Opinions flight tracking ICAO Malaysia Airlines MH370 AirKarp Tue, 08 Mar 2016 14:23:00 +0000 200211 at http://atwonline.com A new passenger privacy issue airlines must soon confront http://atwonline.com/blog/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="http://atwonline.com/blog/new-passenger-privacy-issue-airlines-must-soon-confront" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/blog/new-passenger-privacy-issue-airlines-must-soon-confront#comments IFE Opinions airlines Alan Pellegrini IFE inflight entertainment passengers privacy Thales AirKarp Tue, 01 Mar 2016 15:18:00 +0000 199341 at http://atwonline.com Could Akbar Al Baker dump the GTF for the LEAP? http://atwonline.com/blog/could-akbar-al-baker-dump-gtf-leap <div class="node-body blog-body">Qatar Airways’ CEO threatens to “cancel the entire Pratt & Whitney order.”</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/blog/could-akbar-al-baker-dump-gtf-leap" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/blog/could-akbar-al-baker-dump-gtf-leap#comments 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 http://atwonline.com