ATWOnline http://atwonline.com/rss.xml en Bringing Wi-Fi to airline passengers will boost satellite business http://atwonline.com/connected-aerospace/bringing-wi-fi-airline-passengers-will-boost-satellite-business <div class="field-deck"> Major players in the satellite-delivered cabin connectivity sector are forecasting upbeat industry trends. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Major players in the satellite-delivered cabin connectivity sector are forecasting upbeat industry trends.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/connected-aerospace/bringing-wi-fi-airline-passengers-will-boost-satellite-business" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/connected-aerospace/bringing-wi-fi-airline-passengers-will-boost-satellite-business#comments Connected Aerospace Sat, 01 Oct 2016 15:34:00 +0000 224401 at http://atwonline.com VIASAT Long-haul Boeing 787s will expand Scoot’s reach http://atwonline.com/airports-routes/long-haul-boeing-787s-will-expand-scoot-s-reach <div class="node-body article-body">Singapore-based low-cost carrier (LCC) Scoot plans to launch at least two routes longer than any in its current network next year, as it takes delivery of Boeing 787s specifically configured for long-haul flights.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/airports-routes/long-haul-boeing-787s-will-expand-scoot-s-reach" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/airports-routes/long-haul-boeing-787s-will-expand-scoot-s-reach#comments Daily News Airports & Routes ATW Plus Fri, 23 Sep 2016 20:06:00 +0000 224841 at http://atwonline.com <p>Scoot Boeing 787-8</p> Rob Finlayson Report: EasyJet eyes stake in TUIfly http://atwonline.com/airlines/report-easyjet-eyes-stake-tuifly <div class="node-body article-body">UK low-cost carrier (LCC) easyJet is close to taking a stake in Germany-based TUIfly so it can secure traffic rights within Europe even after the UK leaves the European Union (EU), Germany’s Manager Magazin reported.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/airlines/report-easyjet-eyes-stake-tuifly" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/airlines/report-easyjet-eyes-stake-tuifly#comments Airlines Daily News Fri, 23 Sep 2016 19:57:00 +0000 224831 at http://atwonline.com <p>EasyJet A319</p> Rob Finlayson Air Canada to launch Montreal-Shanghai 787 flights in 2017 http://atwonline.com/airlines/air-canada-launch-montreal-shanghai-787-flights-2017 <div class="node-body article-body">Air Canada will start daily Montreal Trudeau-Shanghai Pudong Boeing 787-8 flights from Feb. 16, 2017.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/airlines/air-canada-launch-montreal-shanghai-787-flights-2017" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/airlines/air-canada-launch-montreal-shanghai-787-flights-2017#comments Airlines Daily News Airports & Routes Fri, 23 Sep 2016 18:59:00 +0000 224821 at http://atwonline.com <p>Air Canada Boeing 787-8</p> Air Canada People-Sept. 23, 2016 http://atwonline.com/people/people-sept-23-2016 <div class="node-body article-body">People-Sept. 23, 2016</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/people/people-sept-23-2016" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/people/people-sept-23-2016#comments Daily News People Fri, 23 Sep 2016 18:34:00 +0000 224811 at http://atwonline.com Singapore Airlines begins service to Canberra and Wellington http://atwonline.com/airports-routes/singapore-airlines-begins-service-canberra-and-wellington <div class="node-body article-body">Singapore Airlines (SIA) launched a direct 4X-weekly nonstop service from Singapore to Canberra, Australia, Sept. 20. </div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/airports-routes/singapore-airlines-begins-service-canberra-and-wellington" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/airports-routes/singapore-airlines-begins-service-canberra-and-wellington#comments Daily News Airports & Routes Fri, 23 Sep 2016 18:31:00 +0000 224801 at http://atwonline.com <p>Singapore Airlines 777</p> Boeing UK passenger disruption figures rise sharply http://atwonline.com/airlines/uk-passenger-disruption-figures-rise-sharply <div class="node-body article-body">Standards of passenger behavior on UK airlines have plummeted in recent years, according to figures compiled by the Civil Aviation Authority (CAA), the UK regulator.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/airlines/uk-passenger-disruption-figures-rise-sharply" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/airlines/uk-passenger-disruption-figures-rise-sharply#comments Airlines Daily News Fri, 23 Sep 2016 18:25:00 +0000 224791 at http://atwonline.com WestJet, Hainan Airlines to codeshare http://atwonline.com/airports-routes/westjet-hainan-airlines-codeshare <div class="node-body article-body">Calgary-based WestJet Airlines plans to codeshare with Haikou, China-based Hainan Airlines, building on an existing interline agreement between the two airlines since 2013, WestJet said. </div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/airports-routes/westjet-hainan-airlines-codeshare" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/airports-routes/westjet-hainan-airlines-codeshare#comments Daily News Airports & Routes Fri, 23 Sep 2016 18:18:00 +0000 224781 at http://atwonline.com Airbus unveils new livery on second A350-1000 test aircraft http://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/airbus-unveils-new-livery-second-a350-1000-test-aircraft <div class="node-body article-body">The second Airbus A350-1000 flight test aircraft—the first to be equipped with a full passenger cabin—was displayed Sept. 23 in a new carbon fiber-themed livery outside the manufacturer’s paint shop in Toulouse, France. </div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/airbus-unveils-new-livery-second-a350-1000-test-aircraft" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/airbus-unveils-new-livery-second-a350-1000-test-aircraft#comments Airframes Eco-Aviation Daily News Fri, 23 Sep 2016 18:12:00 +0000 224771 at http://atwonline.com <p>The second A350-1000 flight test aircraft</p> Airbus Spanish LCC Volotea to step up fleet rollover plans http://atwonline.com/airframes/spanish-lcc-volotea-step-fleet-rollover-plans <div class="node-body article-body">Spanish low-cost carrier Volotea plans to increase the pace of its re-fleeting plans, which include switching from Boeing 717s to Airbus A319s in 2017, as it moves toward an all-European fleet over the next few years.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/airframes/spanish-lcc-volotea-step-fleet-rollover-plans" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/airframes/spanish-lcc-volotea-step-fleet-rollover-plans#comments Airframes Daily News Fri, 23 Sep 2016 17:48:00 +0000 224761 at http://atwonline.com <p>Volotea Boeing 717</p> Volotea Interview: Michael O’Leary, CEO Ryanair http://atwonline.com/airlines/interview-michael-o-leary-ceo-ryanair <div class="node-body article-body"><p><em>Ireland-based Ryanair remains one of the world&rsquo;s most successful low-cost carriers and is still in growth mode. The airline operates an all-Boeing fleet of some 150 737-800s and has 100 737 MAX 200s on order. Last year it carried more than 101 million international travellers; this year it expects to carry 117 million. Under Michael O&rsquo;Leary&rsquo;s leadership since 1994, the airline has stayed true to its core strategy of pared-down service, ultra-low fares and disciplined cost control. But O&rsquo;Leary has also made adaptations.</em></p></div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/airlines/interview-michael-o-leary-ceo-ryanair" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/airlines/interview-michael-o-leary-ceo-ryanair#comments Airlines ATW Plus Fri, 23 Sep 2016 16:46:00 +0000 224481 at http://atwonline.com Getty Images Editorial: ATC reform; it’s the economy, stupid http://atwonline.com/opinions/editorial-atc-reform-it-s-economy-stupid <div class="node-body article-body">It's a long-held industry truism that where goes the economy, so goes commercial air transport. But the link also can be turned on its head. </div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/opinions/editorial-atc-reform-it-s-economy-stupid" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/opinions/editorial-atc-reform-it-s-economy-stupid#comments Opinions ATW Plus Fri, 23 Sep 2016 16:40:00 +0000 224471 at http://atwonline.com Re-focusing the Business http://atwonline.com/airlines/re-focusing-business <div class="field-deck"> Vienna-based Austrian Airlines is a Lufthansa Group carrier and a Star Alliance member. In September, Austrian launched 5X-weekly service to Hong Kong, its third destination in China after Shanghai Pudong and Beijing. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Kay Kratky became CEO Austrian Airlines in August 2015 after holding management positions at Lufthansa Cargo and Jade Cargo International in Shenzhen</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/airlines/re-focusing-business" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/airlines/re-focusing-business#comments Airlines ATW Plus Fri, 23 Sep 2016 16:11:00 +0000 224441 at http://atwonline.com Austrian Airlines When Airline Systems Understand Natural Language, All Will Benefit http://atwonline.com/operations-technology/when-airline-systems-understand-natural-language-all-will-benefit <div class="field-deck"> Natural language processing technology could make airline sales distribution smarter. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Natural language processing technology could make airline sales distribution smarter.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/operations-technology/when-airline-systems-understand-natural-language-all-will-benefit" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/operations-technology/when-airline-systems-understand-natural-language-all-will-benefit#comments Operations & Technology ATW Plus Fri, 23 Sep 2016 16:03:00 +0000 224431 at http://atwonline.com Amit Choudhary\iStock Will China's Airlines Trade Yield To Maintain International Growth? http://atwonline.com/airlines/will-chinas-airlines-trade-yield-maintain-international-growth <div class="field-deck"> Chinese carriers are picking up the pace of their international expansion plans, but will chasing market share hurt profits? </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Chinese carriers are picking up the pace of their international expansion plans, but will chasing market share hurt profits?</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/airlines/will-chinas-airlines-trade-yield-maintain-international-growth" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/airlines/will-chinas-airlines-trade-yield-maintain-international-growth#comments Airlines Fri, 23 Sep 2016 15:54:00 +0000 224421 at http://atwonline.com Airbus MRO Thrives Despite Influx Of Newer, More Durable Aircaft http://atwonline.com/mro/mro-thrives-despite-influx-newer-more-durable-aircaft <div class="field-deck"> Trends in the global MRO business point to a rapidly evolving industry. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Trends in the global MRO business point to a rapidly evolving industry</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/mro/mro-thrives-despite-influx-newer-more-durable-aircaft" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/mro/mro-thrives-despite-influx-newer-more-durable-aircaft#comments MRO Aircraft & Engines Fri, 23 Sep 2016 15:44:00 +0000 224411 at http://atwonline.com Farnborough International How Trends Are Changing Inflight Entertainment, Connectivity http://atwonline.com/connected-aerospace/how-trends-are-changing-inflight-entertainment-connectivity <div class="field-deck"> Connectivity gives more entertainment and information options on the aircraft, but passengers don’t want to talk. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Connectivity gives more entertainment and information options on the aircraft, but passengers don’t want to talk</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/connected-aerospace/how-trends-are-changing-inflight-entertainment-connectivity" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/connected-aerospace/how-trends-are-changing-inflight-entertainment-connectivity#comments Connected Aerospace Fri, 23 Sep 2016 15:29:00 +0000 224391 at http://atwonline.com ROB FINLAYSON Fast-Growing Cabin Connectivity Will Boost Airlines Revenues http://atwonline.com/connected-aerospace/fast-growing-cabin-connectivity-will-boost-airlines-revenues <div class="field-deck"> By 2030, 90% of the world’s airliners are expected to have some form of connectivity, enhancing the travel experience for passengers and helping to boost airline revenues. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">How satellite technology is revolutionizing the onboard experience</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/connected-aerospace/fast-growing-cabin-connectivity-will-boost-airlines-revenues" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/connected-aerospace/fast-growing-cabin-connectivity-will-boost-airlines-revenues#comments Connected Aerospace ATW Plus Fri, 23 Sep 2016 15:19:00 +0000 224381 at http://atwonline.com Boeing US, Boeing to seek Airbus-Europe compensation http://atwonline.com/regulation/us-boeing-seek-airbus-europe-compensation <div class="node-body article-body">Boeing and the US government will push ahead in seeking compensation from Europe.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/regulation/us-boeing-seek-airbus-europe-compensation" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/regulation/us-boeing-seek-airbus-europe-compensation#comments Regulation Daily News Manufacturers ATW Plus Fri, 23 Sep 2016 15:14:00 +0000 224751 at http://atwonline.com <p>A350 XWB and A380</p> Airbus Russia certifies two GTF engines http://atwonline.com/engines/russia-certifies-two-gtf-engines <div class="node-body article-body">The Russian Interstate Aviation Committee’s Aviation Register (IAC AR) has certified Pratt & Whitney’s PW1400G and PW1100G engines.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/engines/russia-certifies-two-gtf-engines" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/engines/russia-certifies-two-gtf-engines#comments Engines Daily News Fri, 23 Sep 2016 15:08:00 +0000 224741 at http://atwonline.com Sichuan Airlines to acquire four leased A350 XWBs http://atwonline.com/leasing/sichuan-airlines-acquire-four-leased-a350-xwbs <div class="node-body article-body">China’s Sichuan Airlines is expected to introduce four leased Airbus A350-900s to facilitate its international expansion.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/leasing/sichuan-airlines-acquire-four-leased-a350-xwbs" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/leasing/sichuan-airlines-acquire-four-leased-a350-xwbs#comments Daily News Leasing Fri, 23 Sep 2016 15:03:00 +0000 224731 at http://atwonline.com <p>A350 XWB</p> Airbus Analysis: ICAO's Pre-Assembly Emissions Compromise http://atwonline.com/aircraft-engines/analysis-icaos-pre-assembly-emissions-compromise <div class="field-deck"> By allowing countries—particularly China—to “volunteer” for an MBM scheme, ICAO strikes carbon offsetting deal. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">By allowing countries to ‘volunteer’ for an MBM scheme, ICAO strikes carbon offsetting deal.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/aircraft-engines/analysis-icaos-pre-assembly-emissions-compromise" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/aircraft-engines/analysis-icaos-pre-assembly-emissions-compromise#comments Aircraft & Engines Fri, 23 Sep 2016 15:02:00 +0000 224371 at http://atwonline.com Getty Images Huerta: FAA becoming more nimble agency as technology advances http://atwonline.com/government-affairs/huerta-faa-becoming-more-nimble-agency-technology-advances <div class="node-body article-body">FAA administrator Michael Huerta said FAA is moving quickly to adapt to the demands of new technology, acknowledging that the pace of change is difficult for some in the agency.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/government-affairs/huerta-faa-becoming-more-nimble-agency-technology-advances" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/government-affairs/huerta-faa-becoming-more-nimble-agency-technology-advances#comments Government Affairs Daily News Fri, 23 Sep 2016 14:58:00 +0000 224721 at http://atwonline.com <p>FAA administrator Michael Huerta</p> Aero Club/Facebook IATA approves finance transformation initiative http://atwonline.com/associations/iata-approves-finance-transformation-initiative <div class="node-body article-body">IATA has decided to make the transformation of airline finance divisions one of its major objectives, after gaining broad industry support for this initiative.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/associations/iata-approves-finance-transformation-initiative" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/associations/iata-approves-finance-transformation-initiative#comments Airlines Associations Daily News ATW On-Location Fri, 23 Sep 2016 12:49:00 +0000 224711 at http://atwonline.com Aircraft & Manufacturer News-Sept. 22, 2016 http://atwonline.com/manufacturers/aircraft-manufacturer-news-sept-22-2016 <div class="node-body article-body">Aircraft & Manufacturer News-Sept. 22, 2016</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/manufacturers/aircraft-manufacturer-news-sept-22-2016" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/manufacturers/aircraft-manufacturer-news-sept-22-2016#comments Daily News Manufacturers Thu, 22 Sep 2016 19:38:00 +0000 224701 at http://atwonline.com Perth-based regional carrier Network Aviation joins oneworld alliance http://atwonline.com/airlines/perth-based-regional-carrier-network-aviation-joins-oneworld-alliance <div class="node-body article-body">Perth, Australia-based Network Aviation, a regional carrier subsidiary of Qantas, joined the oneworld global airline alliance Sept. 22 as an affiliate member. </div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/airlines/perth-based-regional-carrier-network-aviation-joins-oneworld-alliance" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/airlines/perth-based-regional-carrier-network-aviation-joins-oneworld-alliance#comments Airlines Daily News Thu, 22 Sep 2016 19:35:00 +0000 224691 at http://atwonline.com JetBlue named launch customer for Airbus scheduled maintenance program http://atwonline.com/mro/jetblue-named-launch-customer-airbus-scheduled-maintenance-program <div class="node-body article-body">New York-based JetBlue Airways is the launch customer for the first module of Airbus’ Scheduled Maintenance Optimizer, a long-term planning ‘e-solution’ tool, Airbus announced Sept. 22. </div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/mro/jetblue-named-launch-customer-airbus-scheduled-maintenance-program" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/mro/jetblue-named-launch-customer-airbus-scheduled-maintenance-program#comments Daily News MRO Thu, 22 Sep 2016 19:32:00 +0000 224681 at http://atwonline.com Cebu Pacific takes first high capacity ATR 72-600 http://atwonline.com/airframes/cebu-pacific-takes-first-high-capacity-atr-72-600 <div class="node-body article-body">Philippine low-cost carrier (LCC) Cebu Pacific Air has taken delivery of the first ATR 72-600 High Capacity aircraft. </div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/airframes/cebu-pacific-takes-first-high-capacity-atr-72-600" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/airframes/cebu-pacific-takes-first-high-capacity-atr-72-600#comments Airframes Daily News Thu, 22 Sep 2016 18:57:00 +0000 224671 at http://atwonline.com <p>Cebu Pacific Air ATR 72-600 High Capacity</p> ATR WTO criticizes EU for large aircraft subsidies inaction http://atwonline.com/manufacturers/wto-criticizes-eu-large-aircraft-subsidies-inaction <div class="node-body article-body">The World Trade Organization (WTO) has upheld a US claim that the European Union (EU) has failed to act on illegal Airbus subsidies, but has rejected other allegations related to the Airbus A380 and A350 programs.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/manufacturers/wto-criticizes-eu-large-aircraft-subsidies-inaction" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/manufacturers/wto-criticizes-eu-large-aircraft-subsidies-inaction#comments Government Affairs Daily News Manufacturers Thu, 22 Sep 2016 18:38:00 +0000 224661 at http://atwonline.com <p>Airbus A380 tail with A350 flying in background.</p> Airbus Lufthansa presents new offer to pilot union after failed talks http://atwonline.com/labor/lufthansa-presents-new-offer-pilot-union-after-failed-talks <div class="node-body article-body">Lufthansa said it has presented the pilots’ union Vereinigung Cockpit (VC) a “comprehensive and substantially improved” offer for the approximately 5,400 pilots employed after union talks failed last week, according to a group-wide collective agreement (KTV). </div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/labor/lufthansa-presents-new-offer-pilot-union-after-failed-talks" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/labor/lufthansa-presents-new-offer-pilot-union-after-failed-talks#comments Labor Daily News Thu, 22 Sep 2016 17:32:00 +0000 224651 at http://atwonline.com <p>Lufthansa A320s</p> Rob Finlayson