ATWOnline http://atwonline.com/rss.xml en Fastjet keeps chairman, but warns of difficult times ahead http://atwonline.com/airlines/fastjet-keeps-chairman-warns-difficult-times-ahead <div class="node-body article-body">African low-cost carrier (LCC) Fastjet has fought off an attempt from its unhappy largest shareholder, Stelios Haji-Ioannou, to dismiss chairman Colin Child, but warned it continues to face a “challenging” trading environment.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/airlines/fastjet-keeps-chairman-warns-difficult-times-ahead" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/airlines/fastjet-keeps-chairman-warns-difficult-times-ahead#comments Airlines Daily News Tue, 28 Jun 2016 19:36:00 +0000 214691 at http://atwonline.com <p>Fastjet A319</p> Rob Finlayson Airline CEOs urge measures to mitigate ATC strike effects http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-management/airline-ceos-urge-measures-mitigate-atc-strike-effects <div class="node-body article-body">Leaders of the Airlines for Europe (A4E) lobbying group have set out a series of proposed measures to reduce the impact of air traffic control (ATC) strikes.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-management/airline-ceos-urge-measures-mitigate-atc-strike-effects" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-management/airline-ceos-urge-measures-mitigate-atc-strike-effects#comments Air Traffic Management Labor Daily News Tue, 28 Jun 2016 19:13:00 +0000 214681 at http://atwonline.com Embraer cuts first metal on E175-E2 http://atwonline.com/manufacturers/embraer-cuts-first-metal-e175-e2 <div class="node-body article-body">Embraer has cut metal for its first E175-E2 prototype at its Evora plant in Portugal, producing a wing stud for the third and smallest member of its second generation E-Jet family.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/manufacturers/embraer-cuts-first-metal-e175-e2" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/manufacturers/embraer-cuts-first-metal-e175-e2#comments Airframes Daily News Manufacturers Tue, 28 Jun 2016 18:59:00 +0000 214671 at http://atwonline.com <p>Rendering of E175-E2</p> Embraer Brexit: EU-US Open Skies treaty remains in force—for now http://atwonline.com/open-skies/brexit-eu-us-open-skies-treaty-remains-force-now <div class="node-body article-body">Airlines will continue operating under the same regulations, at least in the near-to-medium term, despite the UK’s vote June 23 to leave the European Union (EU), or “Brexit,” experts say. </div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/open-skies/brexit-eu-us-open-skies-treaty-remains-force-now" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/open-skies/brexit-eu-us-open-skies-treaty-remains-force-now#comments Government Affairs Open Skies Daily News ATW Plus Tue, 28 Jun 2016 18:39:00 +0000 214661 at http://atwonline.com UK-India startup POP names further target destinations http://atwonline.com/airports-routes/uk-india-startup-pop-names-further-target-destinations <div class="node-body article-body">UK long-haul, low-cost startup People Over Profit (POP) has named a series of destinations in India, Goa and Bangladesh it is considering if its funding drive is successful.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/airports-routes/uk-india-startup-pop-names-further-target-destinations" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/airports-routes/uk-india-startup-pop-names-further-target-destinations#comments Daily News Airports & Routes Tue, 28 Jun 2016 17:42:00 +0000 214561 at http://atwonline.com <p>Rendering of People Over Profit Airbus A330</p> POP Egyptair MS804 flight data recorder repaired http://atwonline.com/safety/egyptair-ms804-flight-data-recorder-repaired <div class="node-body article-body">French air accident investigation agency BEA has repaired the damaged flight data recorder from the EgyptAir Airbus A320 that crashed into the Mediterranean Sea in May.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/safety/egyptair-ms804-flight-data-recorder-repaired" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/safety/egyptair-ms804-flight-data-recorder-repaired#comments Airframes Daily News Safety Tue, 28 Jun 2016 17:03:00 +0000 214551 at http://atwonline.com Chengdu Airlines launches first ARJ21 passenger flight http://atwonline.com/airframes/chengdu-airlines-launches-first-arj21-passenger-flight <div class="node-body article-body">China’s Chengdu Airlines has launched its first passenger flight of the Chinese-made ARJ21 regional aircraft on a route from Chengdu to Shanghai. </div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/airframes/chengdu-airlines-launches-first-arj21-passenger-flight" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/airframes/chengdu-airlines-launches-first-arj21-passenger-flight#comments Airframes Daily News Tue, 28 Jun 2016 11:25:00 +0000 214501 at http://atwonline.com Air Canada finalizes order for 45 Bombardier CS300s http://atwonline.com/airframes/air-canada-finalizes-order-45-bombardier-cs300s <div class="node-body article-body">Air Canada has finalized an order for 45 Bombardier CS300s, plus options for 30 additional aircraft. </div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/airframes/air-canada-finalizes-order-45-bombardier-cs300s" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/airframes/air-canada-finalizes-order-45-bombardier-cs300s#comments Airframes Daily News Tue, 28 Jun 2016 11:10:00 +0000 214491 at http://atwonline.com <p>Rendering of CS300 in Air Canada livery</p> Bombardier Airline Routes-June 27, 2016 http://atwonline.com/airports-routes/airline-routes-june-27-2016 <div class="node-body article-body">Airline Routes-June 27, 2016</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/airports-routes/airline-routes-june-27-2016" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/airports-routes/airline-routes-june-27-2016#comments Daily News Airports & Routes Mon, 27 Jun 2016 20:01:00 +0000 214481 at http://atwonline.com Turkish CEO: Yields under pressure as transfer business grows http://atwonline.com/airlines/turkish-ceo-yields-under-pressure-transfer-business-grows <div class="node-body article-body">Turkish Airlines is feeling pressure on yields as it grows its transfer business to compensate for a drop in local demand caused by political and economic instabilities in Turkey and Europe.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/airlines/turkish-ceo-yields-under-pressure-transfer-business-grows" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/airlines/turkish-ceo-yields-under-pressure-transfer-business-grows#comments Airlines Daily News Mon, 27 Jun 2016 19:48:00 +0000 214471 at http://atwonline.com <p>Turkish Airlines 777-300ER</p> Boeing Bombardier CSeries relaunch on track following Quebec agreement http://atwonline.com/manufacturers/bombardier-cseries-relaunch-track-following-quebec-agreement <div class="node-body article-body">The elements of Bombardier’s relaunch of the CSeries program are falling into place as the Canadian manufacturer prepares to deliver the first aircraft to launch customer Lufthansa subsidiary Swiss International Air Lines (SWISS) June 29.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/manufacturers/bombardier-cseries-relaunch-track-following-quebec-agreement" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/manufacturers/bombardier-cseries-relaunch-track-following-quebec-agreement#comments Daily News Manufacturers ATW Plus Mon, 27 Jun 2016 19:31:00 +0000 214461 at http://atwonline.com Bombardier Brexit could lead to doors closing on Open Skies http://atwonline.com/blog/brexit-could-lead-doors-closing-open-skies <div class="node-body blog-body">Among questions being asked in the air transport industry since last week’s shock Brexit referendum result is what does the UK’s divorce from the European Union mean to the US-EU Open Skies aviation agreement?</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/blog/brexit-could-lead-doors-closing-open-skies" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/blog/brexit-could-lead-doors-closing-open-skies#comments Open Skies Daily News Opinions ATW Editor&#039;s Blog Mon, 27 Jun 2016 19:27:00 +0000 214451 at http://atwonline.com 2016 World Airline Report - Africa - Inching Forward http://atwonline.com/airlines/2016-world-airline-report-africa-inching-forward <div class="field-deck"> For most African carriers, their region’s potential has yet to be tapped. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The situation in Africa is summed up by IATA: “Performance is improving, but slowly.” </div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/airlines/2016-world-airline-report-africa-inching-forward" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/airlines/2016-world-airline-report-africa-inching-forward#comments Airlines ATW Magazine ATW Plus Mon, 27 Jun 2016 19:07:00 +0000 214441 at http://atwonline.com <p>Ethiopian Airlines Boeing 786 artist&#39;s rendering</p> Boeing Arthur D. Little World Airport Report 2015 http://atwonline.com/datasheet/arthur-d-little-world-airport-report-2015-0 <div class="node-body datasheet-body"></div> Airports & Routes ATW Plus Mon, 27 Jun 2016 18:07:00 +0000 214401 at http://atwonline.com New Zealand, UK ANSPs sign new collaboration deal http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-management/new-zealand-uk-ansps-sign-new-collaboration-deal <div class="node-body article-body">The air navigation service providers (ANSPs) of New Zealand and the UK announced a new collaboration agreement following the UK’s vote to leave the European Union last week.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-management/new-zealand-uk-ansps-sign-new-collaboration-deal" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-management/new-zealand-uk-ansps-sign-new-collaboration-deal#comments Air Traffic Management Daily News Mon, 27 Jun 2016 17:43:00 +0000 214391 at http://atwonline.com <p>Airways CEO Ed Sims and NATS CEO Martin Rolfe</p> NATS Interview - Bernd Hildenbrand, COO Pakistan International Airlines http://atwonline.com/airlines/interview-bernd-hildenbrand-coo-pakistan-international-airlines <div class="field-deck"> Reinvention </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Bernd Hildenbrand is tasked with overseeing a modernization of PIA that aims to improve service and grow the carrier’s network, market share and customer base. </div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/airlines/interview-bernd-hildenbrand-coo-pakistan-international-airlines" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/airlines/interview-bernd-hildenbrand-coo-pakistan-international-airlines#comments Airlines ATW Magazine Opinions Mon, 27 Jun 2016 17:08:00 +0000 214371 at http://atwonline.com <p>Hildenbrand</p> PIA EASA OKs GX Aviation connectivity on Lufthansa A320 family aircraft http://atwonline.com/ife/easa-oks-gx-aviation-connectivity-lufthansa-a320-family-aircraft <div class="node-body article-body">The European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) has issued a supplemental type certificate (STC) to Hamburg-based MRO provider Lufthansa Technik to install Inmarsat’s GX Aviation Ka-band antenna on Lufthansa’s Airbus A320 family aircraft.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/ife/easa-oks-gx-aviation-connectivity-lufthansa-a320-family-aircraft" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/ife/easa-oks-gx-aviation-connectivity-lufthansa-a320-family-aircraft#comments IFE Daily News MRO Mon, 27 Jun 2016 17:04:00 +0000 214361 at http://atwonline.com <p>Inmarsat GX Aviation A320 certification</p> Inmarsat Trends - July/August 2016 http://atwonline.com/datasheet/trends-julyaugust-2016 <div class="node-body datasheet-body"></div> ATW Magazine Data & Financials ATW Plus Mon, 27 Jun 2016 17:01:00 +0000 214351 at http://atwonline.com 2016 World Airline Report - Individual Airline Fleets http://atwonline.com/datasheet/2016-world-airline-report-individual-airline-fleets <div class="field-image-promo"> <a href="/datasheet/2016-world-airline-report-individual-airline-fleets" class="imagecache imagecache-med_crop imagecache-linked imagecache-med_crop_linked"><img alt="" src="http://atwonline.com/site-files/atwonline.com/files/imagecache/med_crop/datasheets/thumbnails/EMIRATES AIRBUS A380 LHR RF low.jpg" title="" height="200" width="355" class="imagecache imagecache-med_crop" /></a> </div> <div class="node-body datasheet-body"></div> Airframes ATW Magazine Data & Financials ATW Plus Mon, 27 Jun 2016 16:54:00 +0000 214341 at http://atwonline.com <p>Emirates Airline Airbus A380</p> 2016 World Airline Report - Fleet Summary http://atwonline.com/datasheet/2016-world-airline-report-fleet-summary <div class="field-image-promo"> <a href="/datasheet/2016-world-airline-report-fleet-summary" class="imagecache imagecache-med_crop imagecache-linked imagecache-med_crop_linked"><img alt="" src="http://atwonline.com/site-files/atwonline.com/files/imagecache/med_crop/datasheets/thumbnails/SOUTHWEST BOEING 737 700 LAX RF 5K5A7421.jpg" title="" height="200" width="355" class="imagecache imagecache-med_crop" /></a> </div> <div class="node-body datasheet-body"></div> Airframes Airlines ATW Magazine Data & Financials ATW Plus Mon, 27 Jun 2016 16:45:00 +0000 214331 at http://atwonline.com <p>Southwest Airlines Boeing 737-800 at LAX</p> 2016 World Airline Report - Middle East - Widening Ambitions http://atwonline.com/airlines/2016-world-airline-report-middle-east-widening-ambitions <div class="field-deck"> In the Middle East, airline growth and creativity is no longer the sole signature of the ‘big three.’ </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The Middle East retained its position as one of the world’s most dynamic regions for airline growth, with several of the region’s smaller players following the “big three” of Emirates Airline, Etihad Airways and Qatar Airways in expanding their fleets and route networks. </div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/airlines/2016-world-airline-report-middle-east-widening-ambitions" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/airlines/2016-world-airline-report-middle-east-widening-ambitions#comments Airlines ATW Magazine ATW Plus Mon, 27 Jun 2016 16:32:00 +0000 214321 at http://atwonline.com <p>Gulf Air Airbus A320</p> Rob Finlayson 2016 World Airline Report - Europe - Still Stormy http://atwonline.com/airlines/2016-world-airline-report-europe-still-stormy <div class="field-deck"> Tough headwinds push against European carrier profitability. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">European airlines are bracing themselves for tough times ahead, against a backdrop of declining fares, labor actions and the impact of terrorist attacks. </div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/airlines/2016-world-airline-report-europe-still-stormy" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/airlines/2016-world-airline-report-europe-still-stormy#comments Airlines ATW Magazine Mon, 27 Jun 2016 15:52:00 +0000 214311 at http://atwonline.com 2016 World Airline Report - Asia-Pacific - Economy Watch http://atwonline.com/airlines/2016-world-airline-report-asia-pacific-economy-watch <div class="field-deck"> Asia-Pacific carriers nervously monitor the economy despite continued growth and a return to profitability. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The key question on the minds of most Asia-Pacific airlines CEOs is where is the economy going? </div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/airlines/2016-world-airline-report-asia-pacific-economy-watch" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/airlines/2016-world-airline-report-asia-pacific-economy-watch#comments Airlines ATW Magazine ATW Plus Mon, 27 Jun 2016 15:45:00 +0000 214301 at http://atwonline.com <p>Scoot Boeing 787</p> Boeing 2016 World Airline Report - Latin America - Roughing It Out http://atwonline.com/airlines/2016-world-airline-report-latin-america-roughing-it-out <div class="field-deck"> Latin American airlines try to stay optimistic as they ride out region’s economic crisis. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">There is a lot of second-guessing in the Latin American airline industry. </div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/airlines/2016-world-airline-report-latin-america-roughing-it-out" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/airlines/2016-world-airline-report-latin-america-roughing-it-out#comments Airlines ATW Magazine ATW Plus Mon, 27 Jun 2016 15:38:00 +0000 214291 at http://atwonline.com <p>TAM Airbus A350 XWB</p> Airbus 2016 World Airline Report - North America - Fundamentally Changed http://atwonline.com/airlines/2016-world-airline-report-north-america-fundamentally-changed <div class="field-deck"> CEO changes, rising fuel prices are not expected to slow down the world’s leading market. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Delta Air Lines took the preemptive step in May of lowering its planned second-half 2016 system capacity growth by 1% to below 2% year-over-year, citing rising fuel prices. The move was seen by many analysts as the latest evidence that the US airline industry has fundamentally changed to the point where sustained, strong profitability should be expected regardless of circumstances. </div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/airlines/2016-world-airline-report-north-america-fundamentally-changed" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/airlines/2016-world-airline-report-north-america-fundamentally-changed#comments Airlines ATW Magazine ATW Plus Mon, 27 Jun 2016 15:28:00 +0000 214281 at http://atwonline.com <p>Alaska Airlines and Virgin America announced a $4 billion merger agreement in April.</p> Alaska Airlines 2016 World Airline Report - Top 50 Airports in 2015 http://atwonline.com/datasheet/2016-world-airline-report-top-50-airports-2015 <div class="field-image-promo"> <a href="/datasheet/2016-world-airline-report-top-50-airports-2015" class="imagecache imagecache-med_crop imagecache-linked imagecache-med_crop_linked"><img alt="" src="http://atwonline.com/site-files/atwonline.com/files/imagecache/med_crop/datasheets/thumbnails/DIA_GettyImages-107077722_low.jpg" title="" height="200" width="355" class="imagecache imagecache-med_crop" /></a> </div> <div class="node-body datasheet-body"></div> Airports & Routes Data & Financials Mon, 27 Jun 2016 15:16:00 +0000 214261 at http://atwonline.com <p>Denver International Airport</p> Melbourne Airport trials self-boarding international gates http://atwonline.com/airports-routes/melbourne-airport-trials-self-boarding-international-gates <div class="node-body article-body">Melbourne Airport (MEL) has completed a three-month trial of self-boarding gates on selected international flights at Terminal 2. </div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/airports-routes/melbourne-airport-trials-self-boarding-international-gates" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/airports-routes/melbourne-airport-trials-self-boarding-international-gates#comments Cabin Interiors & Connectivity Daily News Airports & Routes Mon, 27 Jun 2016 15:12:00 +0000 214271 at http://atwonline.com 2016 World Airline Report - Top 5 Airport Winners and Losers http://atwonline.com/datasheet/2016-world-airline-report-top-5-airport-winners-and-losers <div class="field-image-promo"> <a href="/datasheet/2016-world-airline-report-top-5-airport-winners-and-losers" class="imagecache imagecache-med_crop imagecache-linked imagecache-med_crop_linked"><img alt="" src="http://atwonline.com/site-files/atwonline.com/files/imagecache/med_crop/datasheets/thumbnails/EMIRATES AIRCRAFT DXB RF_low.jpg" title="" height="200" width="355" class="imagecache imagecache-med_crop" /></a> </div> <div class="node-body datasheet-body"></div> Airports & Routes Data & Financials ATW Plus Mon, 27 Jun 2016 15:11:00 +0000 214251 at http://atwonline.com <p>Dubai Airport</p> 2016 World Airline Report - World Airline Traffic 2015 http://atwonline.com/datasheet/2016-world-airline-report-world-airline-traffic-2015 <div class="field-image-promo"> <a href="/datasheet/2016-world-airline-report-world-airline-traffic-2015" class="imagecache imagecache-med_crop imagecache-linked imagecache-med_crop_linked"><img alt="" src="http://atwonline.com/site-files/atwonline.com/files/imagecache/med_crop/datasheets/thumbnails/LUFTHANSA A380 JNB RF.jpg" title="" height="200" width="355" class="imagecache imagecache-med_crop" /></a> </div> <div class="node-body datasheet-body"></div> ATW Magazine Data & Financials ATW Plus Mon, 27 Jun 2016 15:06:00 +0000 214241 at http://atwonline.com <p>Lufthansa Airbus A380</p> 2016 World Airline Report - World Airline Financials 2015 http://atwonline.com/datasheet/2016-world-airline-report-world-airline-financials-2015 <div class="field-image-promo"> <a href="/datasheet/2016-world-airline-report-world-airline-financials-2015" class="imagecache imagecache-med_crop imagecache-linked imagecache-med_crop_linked"><img alt="" src="http://atwonline.com/site-files/atwonline.com/files/imagecache/med_crop/datasheets/thumbnails/China Southern 787 (2).jpg" title="" height="200" width="355" class="imagecache imagecache-med_crop" /></a> </div> <div class="node-body datasheet-body"></div> ATW Magazine Data & Financials ATW Plus Mon, 27 Jun 2016 15:01:00 +0000 214231 at http://atwonline.com <p>China Southern Airlines Boeing 787</p>