ATWOnline http://atwonline.com/rss.xml/feed en Aircraft Briefs-Jan. 18, 2018 http://atwonline.com/airframes/aircraft-briefs-jan-18-2018 <div class="node-body article-body">Aircraft Briefs-Jan. 18, 2018</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/airframes/aircraft-briefs-jan-18-2018" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/airframes/aircraft-briefs-jan-18-2018#comments Airframes Daily News Thu, 18 Jan 2018 21:35:00 +0000 270621 at http://atwonline.com ULCC Spirit projects better 4Q 2017 RASM than expected http://atwonline.com/airline-financials/ulcc-spirit-projects-better-4q-2017-rasm-expected <div class="node-body article-body">Fort Lauderdale, Florida ultra-LCC Spirit Airlines provided guidance for a better-than-expected unit revenue performance in the 2017 fourth quarter, lending credence to the notion that the US airline revenue/pricing environment is improving.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/airline-financials/ulcc-spirit-projects-better-4q-2017-rasm-expected" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/airline-financials/ulcc-spirit-projects-better-4q-2017-rasm-expected#comments Airline Financials Airlines Daily News Thu, 18 Jan 2018 21:11:00 +0000 270611 at http://atwonline.com <p>Spirit Airlines Airbus A321</p> Joe Pries Aviation American: New York-Chicago shuttle could lead to more shuttle routes http://atwonline.com/airports-routes/american-new-york-chicago-shuttle-could-lead-more-shuttle-routes <div class="node-body article-body">American Airlines is taking its northeast US shuttle product and placing it on the New York LaGuardia (LGA)-Chicago O’Hare (ORD) route from April 4 in what airline executives said could be a precursor to more shuttle offerings.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/airports-routes/american-new-york-chicago-shuttle-could-lead-more-shuttle-routes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/airports-routes/american-new-york-chicago-shuttle-could-lead-more-shuttle-routes#comments Daily News Airports & Routes Thu, 18 Jan 2018 20:53:00 +0000 270591 at http://atwonline.com <p>American Airlines Boeing 737-800</p> Rob Finlayson Incheon’s new terminal to improve Korean Air connections http://atwonline.com/airports-routes/incheon-s-new-terminal-improve-korean-air-connections <div class="node-body article-body">The opening of a new terminal complex at Seoul’s Incheon International Airport is expected to dramatically improve Korean Air’s connections with prospective partner Atlanta-based Delta Air Lines and other SkyTeam members.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/airports-routes/incheon-s-new-terminal-improve-korean-air-connections" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/airports-routes/incheon-s-new-terminal-improve-korean-air-connections#comments Daily News Airports & Routes ATW Plus Thu, 18 Jan 2018 20:10:00 +0000 270581 at http://atwonline.com <p>The departure lobby at Terminal 2 of Incheon International Airport, which opened three weeks before the opening of the Pyeongchang Olympics.&nbsp;</p> JUNG YEON-JE/AFP/Getty Images Hawaiian Airlines, Jetstar ink interline agreement http://atwonline.com/airports-routes/hawaiian-airlines-jetstar-ink-interline-agreement <div class="node-body article-body">Hawaiian Airlines expects to gain more feeder traffic in Japan and New Zealand as a result of a new interline deal with the Jetstar LCC group.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/airports-routes/hawaiian-airlines-jetstar-ink-interline-agreement" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/airports-routes/hawaiian-airlines-jetstar-ink-interline-agreement#comments Daily News Airports & Routes ATW Plus Thu, 18 Jan 2018 19:55:00 +0000 270571 at http://atwonline.com <p>Hawaiian Airlines A330-200</p> Rob Finlayson Ryanair’s UK pilot bases vote to accept pay increases http://atwonline.com/labor/ryanair-s-uk-pilot-bases-vote-accept-pay-increases <div class="node-body article-body">Ryanair said all 15 of its UK pilot bases had voted in secret ballot to accept pay increases of up to 20%, including London Stansted Airport, which had previously rejected the offer of improved pay, with the increases to be paid in its January payroll.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/labor/ryanair-s-uk-pilot-bases-vote-accept-pay-increases" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/labor/ryanair-s-uk-pilot-bases-vote-accept-pay-increases#comments Labor Daily News ATW Plus Thu, 18 Jan 2018 19:12:00 +0000 270551 at http://atwonline.com <p>Ryanair Boeing 737-800</p> Rob Finlayson Airbus to build A380 for another decade after Emirates deal http://atwonline.com/manufacturers/airbus-build-a380-another-decade-after-emirates-deal <div class="node-body article-body">Airbus said it will continue to build the A380 for at least another decade following a commitment from Emirates Airline to add at least 20 aircraft to its backlog.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/manufacturers/airbus-build-a380-another-decade-after-emirates-deal" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/manufacturers/airbus-build-a380-another-decade-after-emirates-deal#comments Airframes Daily News Manufacturers ATW Plus Thu, 18 Jan 2018 18:48:00 +0000 270541 at http://atwonline.com <p>Emirates chairman and CEO Ahmed bin Saeed Al Maktoum&nbsp;and Airbus COO-customers John Leahy at the order signing.</p> Airbus Lufthansa implements ‘SmartDepart’ fast lanes in Munich http://atwonline.com/security/lufthansa-implements-smartdepart-fast-lanes-munich <div class="node-body article-body">Lufthansa has introduced “SmartDepart” gates in Munich Airport to expedite passengers flying to Düsseldorf, Berlin/Tegel, Frankfurt and Hamburg, avoiding long waits before takeoff. </div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/security/lufthansa-implements-smartdepart-fast-lanes-munich" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/security/lufthansa-implements-smartdepart-fast-lanes-munich#comments Security Daily News Airports & Routes Thu, 18 Jan 2018 16:45:00 +0000 270511 at http://atwonline.com Lufthansa Royal Jordanian adopts enhanced security measures on US-bound flights http://atwonline.com/security/royal-jordanian-adopts-enhanced-security-measures-us-bound-flights <div class="node-body article-body">Royal Jordanian has implemented additional security measures on flights to the US, from Jan. 18.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/security/royal-jordanian-adopts-enhanced-security-measures-us-bound-flights" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/security/royal-jordanian-adopts-enhanced-security-measures-us-bound-flights#comments Security Daily News Thu, 18 Jan 2018 16:19:00 +0000 270501 at http://atwonline.com <p>Royal Jordanian Boeing 787-8</p> Rob Finlayson Emirates secures A380 production with 36-strong order http://atwonline.com/aircraft-orders-deliveries/emirates-secures-a380-production-36-strong-order <div class="node-body article-body">Emirates Airline has announced a $16 billion deal for up to 36 additional Airbus A380s, securing production of the aircraft type for another 10 years. </div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/aircraft-orders-deliveries/emirates-secures-a380-production-36-strong-order" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/aircraft-orders-deliveries/emirates-secures-a380-production-36-strong-order#comments Aircraft Orders & Deliveries Airframes Daily News Thu, 18 Jan 2018 15:12:00 +0000 270491 at http://atwonline.com <p>Emirates Airline A380</p> Airbus Alaska Airlines set to anchor Paine Field opening in late 2018 http://atwonline.com/airports-routes/alaska-airlines-set-anchor-paine-field-opening-late-2018 <div class="node-body article-body">Seattle-based Alaska Airlines is looking to solidify an anchor presence at the redeveloped Paine Field-Snohomish County Airport in Everett, Washington with the Jan. 16 announcement of 13 daily flights to eight cities set to launch in fall 2018. </div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/airports-routes/alaska-airlines-set-anchor-paine-field-opening-late-2018" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/airports-routes/alaska-airlines-set-anchor-paine-field-opening-late-2018#comments Daily News Airports & Routes Wed, 17 Jan 2018 20:24:00 +0000 270451 at http://atwonline.com <p>Alaska Airlines Boeing 737-900</p> Rob Finlayson Indigo Partners carriers Frontier, Volaris to codeshare http://atwonline.com/airports-routes/indigo-partners-carriers-frontier-volaris-codeshare <div class="node-body article-body">Denver-based Frontier Airlines and Mexico City-based Volaris have entered into a codeshare agreement, signaling further cooperation between two carriers affiliated with private equity firm Indigo Partners.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/airports-routes/indigo-partners-carriers-frontier-volaris-codeshare" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/airports-routes/indigo-partners-carriers-frontier-volaris-codeshare#comments Daily News Airports & Routes Wed, 17 Jan 2018 20:15:00 +0000 270441 at http://atwonline.com <p style="margin:0in;margin-bottom:.0001pt"><span style="color:#00B050">Frontier Airlines A320neo<o:p></o:p></span></p> <p style="margin:0in;margin-bottom:.0001pt"><span style="color:#00B050"><o:p></o:p></span></p> Rob Finlayson Ryanair launches 10 new routes in France; plans new French bases http://atwonline.com/airports-routes/ryanair-launches-10-new-routes-france-plans-new-french-bases <div class="node-body article-body">Ryanair launched 10 new French routes for its winter schedule and said that with discussions with French regional airports underway, it hoped to have aircraft based in France by winter 2018 or summer 2019.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/airports-routes/ryanair-launches-10-new-routes-france-plans-new-french-bases" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/airports-routes/ryanair-launches-10-new-routes-france-plans-new-french-bases#comments Daily News Airports & Routes ATW Plus Wed, 17 Jan 2018 19:39:00 +0000 270421 at http://atwonline.com <p>Ryanair Boeing 737-800</p> Joe Pries Aviation China allows passengers to use mobile phones in flight mode http://atwonline.com/ife/china-allows-passengers-use-mobile-phones-flight-mode <div class="node-body article-body">China Eastern Airlines and Hainan Airlines on Jan.17 became the first Chinese carriers to let passengers use mobile phones in flight mode.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/ife/china-allows-passengers-use-mobile-phones-flight-mode" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/ife/china-allows-passengers-use-mobile-phones-flight-mode#comments IFE Daily News ATW Plus Wed, 17 Jan 2018 17:18:00 +0000 270401 at http://atwonline.com <p>China Eastern Airbus A330-200</p> Rob Finlayson Alitalia administrators need more time to begin exclusive bidder talks http://atwonline.com/government-affairs/alitalia-administrators-need-more-time-begin-exclusive-bidder-talks <div class="node-body article-body">Alitalia’s special administrators need more time before beginning exclusive negotiations with a potential buyer for the bankrupt airline, Italy’s economic development and infrastructure and transport ministries said in a joint statement after a meeting with the administrators.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/government-affairs/alitalia-administrators-need-more-time-begin-exclusive-bidder-talks" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/government-affairs/alitalia-administrators-need-more-time-begin-exclusive-bidder-talks#comments Airlines Government Affairs Daily News ATW Plus Wed, 17 Jan 2018 16:52:00 +0000 270381 at http://atwonline.com <p>Alitalia Boeing 777-200</p> Joe Pries Aviation MRO Briefs-Jan. 17, 2018 http://atwonline.com/mro/mro-briefs-jan-17-2018 <div class="node-body article-body">MRO Briefs-Jan. 17, 2018</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/mro/mro-briefs-jan-17-2018" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/mro/mro-briefs-jan-17-2018#comments Daily News MRO Wed, 17 Jan 2018 15:50:00 +0000 270361 at http://atwonline.com Germania to replace 737 fleet with A320neos http://atwonline.com/airframes/germania-replace-737-fleet-a320neos <div class="node-body article-body">Berlin-based Germania is preparing its most comprehensive fleet renewal program beginning in 2020. </div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/airframes/germania-replace-737-fleet-a320neos" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/airframes/germania-replace-737-fleet-a320neos#comments Airframes Daily News Wed, 17 Jan 2018 15:35:00 +0000 270351 at http://atwonline.com <p>Rendering of A320neo in Germania livery</p> Airbus IATA: 2018 passenger growth to stay above trend, but slower than 2017 http://atwonline.com/airline-traffic/iata-2018-passenger-growth-stay-above-trend-slower-2017 <div class="node-body article-body">Worldwide air passenger traffic was up 8% year-over-year (YOY) in November, the sector’s strongest rise in five months, according to IATA’s November Air Passenger Market Analysis. </div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/airline-traffic/iata-2018-passenger-growth-stay-above-trend-slower-2017" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/airline-traffic/iata-2018-passenger-growth-stay-above-trend-slower-2017#comments Airline Traffic Daily News Wed, 17 Jan 2018 14:42:00 +0000 270331 at http://atwonline.com GE Aviation reconsiders corporate split http://atwonline.com/engines/ge-aviation-reconsiders-corporate-split <div class="node-body article-body">Followers of General Electric and its various aviation business units were jolted back into imagining a more independent future Jan. 16 after GE chairman and CEO John Flannery said he was reconsidering how to structure the Evendale, Ohio-based aircraft engine supplier.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/engines/ge-aviation-reconsiders-corporate-split" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/engines/ge-aviation-reconsiders-corporate-split#comments Engines Daily News Manufacturers ATW Plus Wed, 17 Jan 2018 14:36:00 +0000 270321 at http://atwonline.com <p>The GE9X will exclusively power the Boeing 777X</p> GE Aviation Boeing, Adient form airline seat joint venture http://atwonline.com/aircraft-interiors/boeing-adient-form-airline-seat-joint-venture <div class="node-body article-body">Boeing and automotive seat maker Adient have formed a joint venture (JV) to develop and make airline seats, the companies announced late Jan. 16.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/aircraft-interiors/boeing-adient-form-airline-seat-joint-venture" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/aircraft-interiors/boeing-adient-form-airline-seat-joint-venture#comments Aircraft Interiors Daily News Manufacturers ATW Plus Wed, 17 Jan 2018 14:19:00 +0000 270311 at http://atwonline.com Enders: Brexit will do more damage than Trump http://atwonline.com/manufacturers/enders-brexit-will-do-more-damage-trump <div class="node-body article-body">Airbus CEO Tom Enders has given a hard-hitting speech, voicing strong concerns over the “double whammy” of protectionism under US president Donald Trump and the UK’s decision to exit the European Union (Brexit).</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/manufacturers/enders-brexit-will-do-more-damage-trump" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/manufacturers/enders-brexit-will-do-more-damage-trump#comments Daily News Manufacturers ATW Plus Tue, 16 Jan 2018 21:51:00 +0000 270301 at http://atwonline.com <p>Airbus CEO Tom Enders</p> Airbus Gallery: This Week in Aviation-Jan. 15-19, 2018 http://atwonline.com/airlines/gallery-week-aviation-jan-15-19-2018 <div class="node-body gallery-body"></div> http://atwonline.com/airlines/gallery-week-aviation-jan-15-19-2018#comments Airlines Tue, 16 Jan 2018 20:21:00 +0000 270291 at http://atwonline.com Airline Routes-Jan. 16, 2017 http://atwonline.com/airports-routes/airline-routes-jan-16-2017 <div class="node-body article-body">Airline Routes-Jan. 16, 2017</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/airports-routes/airline-routes-jan-16-2017" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/airports-routes/airline-routes-jan-16-2017#comments Daily News Airports & Routes Tue, 16 Jan 2018 19:20:00 +0000 270281 at http://atwonline.com Embraer E-Jet deliveries down 6.5% in 2017; further dip expected in 2018 http://atwonline.com/manufacturers/embraer-e-jet-deliveries-down-65-2017-further-dip-expected-2018 <div class="node-body article-body">Embraer delivered 101 commercial aircraft in 2017, down 6.5% from 108 deliveries in 2016, and the Brazilian manufacturer has already warned of a further drop in deliveries in 2018.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/manufacturers/embraer-e-jet-deliveries-down-65-2017-further-dip-expected-2018" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/manufacturers/embraer-e-jet-deliveries-down-65-2017-further-dip-expected-2018#comments Daily News Manufacturers ATW Plus Tue, 16 Jan 2018 19:00:00 +0000 270271 at http://atwonline.com <p>Embraer E190-E2</p> Embraer American, China Southern cut codeshare routes set to begin Jan. 18 http://atwonline.com/airports-routes/american-china-southern-cut-codeshare-routes-set-begin-jan-18 <div class="node-body article-body">American Airlines and China Southern Airlines have almost halved the scale of codesharing planned under a cooperative relationship they established in 2017.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/airports-routes/american-china-southern-cut-codeshare-routes-set-begin-jan-18" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/airports-routes/american-china-southern-cut-codeshare-routes-set-begin-jan-18#comments Daily News Airports & Routes ATW Plus Tue, 16 Jan 2018 18:27:00 +0000 270261 at http://atwonline.com <p>China Southern A330-300</p> Rob Finlayson Ethiopian Airlines to take 45% stake in Zambia Airways http://atwonline.com/airlines/ethiopian-airlines-take-45-stake-zambia-airways <div class="node-body article-body">Star Alliance carrier Ethiopian Airlines has finalized a strategic partnership with the Zambian government on the re-launch of Zambia Airways, taking a 45% stake in the airline.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/airlines/ethiopian-airlines-take-45-stake-zambia-airways" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/airlines/ethiopian-airlines-take-45-stake-zambia-airways#comments Airlines Daily News Tue, 16 Jan 2018 18:04:00 +0000 270251 at http://atwonline.com <p>Ethiopian Airlines Boeing 787-8</p> Rob Finlayson Airbus progresses with Bombardier CSeries deal http://atwonline.com/manufacturers/airbus-progresses-bombardier-cseries-deal <div class="node-body article-body">Airbus has indicated that talks with Bombardier to acquire a stake in the CSeries program are expected to close in the second half of 2018.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/manufacturers/airbus-progresses-bombardier-cseries-deal" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/manufacturers/airbus-progresses-bombardier-cseries-deal#comments Daily News Manufacturers ATW Plus Tue, 16 Jan 2018 17:54:00 +0000 270241 at http://atwonline.com Airbus Embraer’s Pratt-Powered E2 Crossover Jet Readied for Launch http://atwonline.com/aircraft-engines/embraer-s-pratt-powered-e2-crossover-jet-readied-launch <div class="field-byline"> Sponsored by Pratt &amp; Whitney </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Embraer’s E2 program is running on time for an April 2018 entry into service. </div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/aircraft-engines/embraer-s-pratt-powered-e2-crossover-jet-readied-launch" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/aircraft-engines/embraer-s-pratt-powered-e2-crossover-jet-readied-launch#comments Aircraft & Engines Tue, 16 Jan 2018 17:33:00 +0000 270231 at http://atwonline.com Ryanair renews interest in NIKI takeover http://atwonline.com/airlines/ryanair-renews-interest-niki-takeover <div class="node-body article-body">Ryanair has confirmed the Irish LCC has contacted the Austrian administrators of bankrupt airberlin subsidiary NIKI, expressing interest in participating in the insolvency process and potential purchase of remaining NIKI assets, head of communications Robin Kiely told ATW. </div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/airlines/ryanair-renews-interest-niki-takeover" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/airlines/ryanair-renews-interest-niki-takeover#comments Airlines Daily News Tue, 16 Jan 2018 16:05:00 +0000 270221 at http://atwonline.com <p>Ryanair Boeing 737-800</p> Rob Finlayson Poll Question: Will the Airbus A380 still be in production beyond 2020? http://atwonline.com/poll/01162018 <div class="node-body advpoll_binary-body"><p><img alt="" 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name="op" id="edit-vote-binary-0" value="Answer" class="form-submit" /> <input type="hidden" name="form_build_id" id="form-xAr4G1Xqh1Q1Un72PRRpq2STkliE53qTPOeOAzSwK2s" value="form-xAr4G1Xqh1Q1Un72PRRpq2STkliE53qTPOeOAzSwK2s" /> <input type="hidden" name="form_id" id="edit-advpoll-voting-binary-form" value="advpoll_voting_binary_form" /> </div> </div></form> http://atwonline.com/poll/01162018#comments Airframes Tue, 16 Jan 2018 15:28:11 +0000 270211 at http://atwonline.com