Need I say Moores http://atwonline.com/blog/71301/feed en 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 Consistent inconsistency http://atwonline.com/blog/consistent-inconsistency <div class="node-body blog-body">It seems the only thing consistent about flying is inconsistency. When you never know what to expect, it takes its toll on trust.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/blog/consistent-inconsistency" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/blog/consistent-inconsistency#comments Opinions Need I say Moores Thu, 26 May 2016 12:22:00 +0000 210391 at http://atwonline.com Breaking off the engagement http://atwonline.com/blog/breaking-engagement <div class="node-body blog-body">Engagement seems to be a real buzz-word at the moment, but what if passengers don’t want to engage?</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/blog/breaking-engagement" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/blog/breaking-engagement#comments Opinions Need I say Moores Mon, 16 May 2016 14:20:00 +0000 208921 at http://atwonline.com Customer choice http://atwonline.com/blog/customer-choice <div class="node-body blog-body">Airbus is hoping passengers will seek out its Airspace cabin and proactively buy flights because they are operated by Airbus products, but how many passengers actually know which aircraft type they are flying on?</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/blog/customer-choice" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/blog/customer-choice#comments Opinions Need I say Moores Thu, 21 Apr 2016 13:21:00 +0000 205571 at http://atwonline.com Europe’s 2016 crystal ball reading http://atwonline.com/blog/europe-s-2016-crystal-ball-reading <div class="node-body blog-body">Just as we hit ‘Back to the Future Day’ in 2015 without all the film’s futuristic innovations coming true, the reality of European air transport in 2016 is likely to be a lot more mundane than people would like to predict.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/blog/europe-s-2016-crystal-ball-reading" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/blog/europe-s-2016-crystal-ball-reading#comments Opinions Need I say Moores Tue, 26 Jan 2016 16:50:00 +0000 194311 at http://atwonline.com Christmas presence http://atwonline.com/blog/christmas-presence <div class="node-body blog-body">As a journalist, I receive some pretty wacky announcements, but Santa formally opening a set of airport restrooms takes this year’s festive top spot.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/blog/christmas-presence" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/blog/christmas-presence#comments Opinions Need I say Moores Tue, 22 Dec 2015 16:20:00 +0000 190281 at http://atwonline.com O’Leary is still O’Leary http://atwonline.com/blog/o-leary-still-o-leary <div class="node-body blog-body">Since Ryanair launched its Always Getting Better initiative, Michael O’Leary has been biting his tongue but occasionally his colorful spirit still creeps through.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/blog/o-leary-still-o-leary" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/blog/o-leary-still-o-leary#comments Opinions Need I say Moores Wed, 02 Dec 2015 15:55:00 +0000 188231 at http://atwonline.com Technology gap http://atwonline.com/blog/technology-gap <div class="node-body blog-body">African airlines largely skipped internet distribution and went directly to mobile, but they have to get the basics right before adding more frills.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/blog/technology-gap" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/blog/technology-gap#comments Opinions Need I say Moores Fri, 20 Nov 2015 16:45:00 +0000 187181 at http://atwonline.com An alternative safety demonstration http://atwonline.com/blog/alternative-safety-demonstration <div class="node-body blog-body">This is more than your run of the mill comedy cabin briefing; it’s an extremely elegant Emirates performance at Lisbon’s Estadio de Luz stadium. </div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/blog/alternative-safety-demonstration" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/blog/alternative-safety-demonstration#comments Opinions Need I say Moores Thu, 29 Oct 2015 09:32:00 +0000 184531 at http://atwonline.com Strength in numbers http://atwonline.com/blog/strength-numbers <div class="node-body blog-body">Five big airlines may make up 51% of the European market, but 136 smaller carriers account for the remaining 46% and they also have a voice.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/blog/strength-numbers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/blog/strength-numbers#comments Opinions Need I say Moores Fri, 23 Oct 2015 13:48:00 +0000 183901 at http://atwonline.com French revolution http://atwonline.com/blog/french-revolution <div class="node-body blog-body">The English saying “to take the shirt from somebody’s back” took on a whole new meaning after tensions erupted between Air France and its unions.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/blog/french-revolution" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/blog/french-revolution#comments Opinions Need I say Moores Fri, 09 Oct 2015 19:59:00 +0000 182541 at http://atwonline.com Routes 2015: African headwinds http://atwonline.com/blog/routes-2015-african-headwinds <div class="node-body blog-body">The pessimist complains about the wind; the optimist expects it to change; the realist adjusts the sails. African carriers need to be realists, or the colors on those sails will not be theirs.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/blog/routes-2015-african-headwinds" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/blog/routes-2015-african-headwinds#comments Opinions Need I say Moores Fri, 25 Sep 2015 12:20:00 +0000 180991 at http://atwonline.com Bloodbath, or just a scratch? ​ http://atwonline.com/blog/bloodbath-or-just-scratch <div class="node-body blog-body">Predictions of an impending “bloodbath” among European airlines have become as much a feature of winter as the first Christmas decorations appearing in the shops.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/blog/bloodbath-or-just-scratch" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/blog/bloodbath-or-just-scratch#comments Opinions Need I say Moores Tue, 15 Sep 2015 15:06:00 +0000 179731 at http://atwonline.com Half full or half empty? http://atwonline.com/blog/half-full-or-half-empty <div class="node-body blog-body">Do you feel like every flight you get on is packed? Blame the “inspection paradox”.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/blog/half-full-or-half-empty" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/blog/half-full-or-half-empty#comments Opinions Need I say Moores Fri, 21 Aug 2015 15:44:00 +0000 177411 at http://atwonline.com