Need I say Moores http://atwonline.com/blog/71301/feed en Don’t hold your breath… http://atwonline.com/blog/don-t-hold-your-breath <div class="node-body blog-body">Lufthansa pilots’ union Vereinigung Cockpit (VC) has said that their current strike is “a question of who can hold their breath the longest and our breath is very long.”</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/blog/don-t-hold-your-breath" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/blog/don-t-hold-your-breath#comments Airlines Labor Opinions Need I say Moores Tue, 29 Nov 2016 17:12:00 +0000 231681 at http://atwonline.com Enough is enough http://atwonline.com/blog/enough-enough <div class="node-body blog-body">At the end of 2014, Finnair CEO Pekka Vauramo told his staff they had done enough towards the airline’s turnaround. Is this a lesson other European airlines can learn from, or a fantasy in today’s hyper-competitive market?</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/blog/enough-enough" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/blog/enough-enough#comments Opinions Need I say Moores Thu, 17 Nov 2016 20:11:00 +0000 230811 at http://atwonline.com Does Air France’s strategy go far enough? http://atwonline.com/blog/does-air-france-s-strategy-go-far-enough <div class="node-body blog-body">Air France-KLM has released its new strategy, the latest in a three-part series, but will this episode deliver the results that are needed?</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/blog/does-air-france-s-strategy-go-far-enough" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/blog/does-air-france-s-strategy-go-far-enough#comments Airlines Opinions Need I say Moores Fri, 04 Nov 2016 18:48:00 +0000 229421 at http://atwonline.com Emotional baggage http://atwonline.com/blog/emotional-baggage <div class="node-body blog-body">What will it take to make people leave their hand luggage behind in an evacuation situation, where delays cost lives?</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/blog/emotional-baggage" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/blog/emotional-baggage#comments Opinions Need I say Moores Tue, 01 Nov 2016 17:00:00 +0000 228991 at http://atwonline.com Will there be cake? http://atwonline.com/blog/will-there-be-cake <div class="node-body blog-body">Every time the London Heathrow runway decision is deferred, Amsterdam Schiphol sends a cake. The question is will there be cake on Oct. 25?</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/blog/will-there-be-cake" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/blog/will-there-be-cake#comments Opinions Need I say Moores Mon, 24 Oct 2016 19:39:00 +0000 228081 at http://atwonline.com Europe’s biggest airline? http://atwonline.com/blog/europe-s-biggest-airline <div class="node-body blog-body">I recently learned a fact that surprised me, that Europe’s regionals – when combined together – make up the largest airline in Europe by number of flights.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/blog/europe-s-biggest-airline" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/blog/europe-s-biggest-airline#comments Opinions Need I say Moores Wed, 19 Oct 2016 13:47:00 +0000 227441 at http://atwonline.com Too much inventory, not enough space http://atwonline.com/blog/too-much-inventory-not-enough-space <div class="node-body blog-body">This was a press release headline I saw today. It wasn’t about aviation, but it sums up the current situation in Europe pretty well.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/blog/too-much-inventory-not-enough-space" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/blog/too-much-inventory-not-enough-space#comments Opinions Need I say Moores Wed, 05 Oct 2016 16:22:00 +0000 225891 at http://atwonline.com Economies of perception ​ http://atwonline.com/blog/economies-perception <div class="node-body blog-body">People often talk about economies of scale increasing revenues and spreading costs, but size has another benefit: customer recognition.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/blog/economies-perception" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/blog/economies-perception#comments Opinions Need I say Moores Mon, 19 Sep 2016 14:30:00 +0000 224071 at http://atwonline.com Forward From 15: The effects of 9/11 on Europe http://atwonline.com/blog/forward-15-effects-911-europe <div class="node-body blog-body">On Sept. 11, 2001, the unthinkable happened. And while Europe was an ocean away on that tragic day, the ripples are still being felt today.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/blog/forward-15-effects-911-europe" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/blog/forward-15-effects-911-europe#comments Opinions Need I say Moores Fri, 09 Sep 2016 09:38:00 +0000 223211 at http://atwonline.com When is flying an aircraft like e-mailing? http://atwonline.com/blog/when-flying-aircraft-e-mailing <div class="node-body blog-body">When the aircraft is on autopilot, apparently. </div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/blog/when-flying-aircraft-e-mailing" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/blog/when-flying-aircraft-e-mailing#comments Opinions Need I say Moores Fri, 26 Aug 2016 17:43:00 +0000 221941 at http://atwonline.com Punishment and reward http://atwonline.com/blog/punishment-and-reward <div class="node-body blog-body">Airlines often feel like a weak player in the value chain, but Irish low-cost carrier Ryanair has demonstrated that bold moves do have impact.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/blog/punishment-and-reward" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/blog/punishment-and-reward#comments Opinions Need I say Moores Wed, 17 Aug 2016 15:30:00 +0000 220861 at http://atwonline.com Political hurdles http://atwonline.com/blog/political-hurdles <div class="node-body blog-body">Norwegian must be cursing the Brexit vote, having just opened its new UK headquarters close to London Gatwick Airport.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/blog/political-hurdles" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/blog/political-hurdles#comments Opinions Need I say Moores Fri, 22 Jul 2016 15:58:00 +0000 218271 at http://atwonline.com Farnborough beckons http://atwonline.com/blog/farnborough-beckons <div class="node-body blog-body">As the aviation world gears up for the Farnborough Airshow, here are a few thoughts on what the show might bring.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/blog/farnborough-beckons" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/blog/farnborough-beckons#comments Opinions Need I say Moores Wed, 06 Jul 2016 17:31:00 +0000 215761 at http://atwonline.com Europe divided http://atwonline.com/blog/europe-divided <div class="node-body blog-body">Looking around Europe right now, it’s hard to see anything other than fragmentation, with daily aviation strikes and the UK on the brink of deciding on whether to leave the European Union.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/blog/europe-divided" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/blog/europe-divided#comments Opinions Need I say Moores Thu, 23 Jun 2016 15:02:00 +0000 213791 at http://atwonline.com Airbus A300 meets a watery end http://atwonline.com/blog/airbus-a300-meets-watery-end <div class="node-body blog-body">Turkey has deliberately sunk an old Airbus A300 in the Aegean Sea to create an artificial reef. </div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/blog/airbus-a300-meets-watery-end" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/blog/airbus-a300-meets-watery-end#comments Opinions Need I say Moores Wed, 08 Jun 2016 11:17:00 +0000 211911 at http://atwonline.com