ATWOnline http://atwonline.com/rss.xml/feed en Hogan to step down from Etihad http://atwonline.com/airlines/hogan-step-down-etihad <div class="node-body article-body">James Hogan is stepping down as president and CEO of the Etihad Aviation Group and the Abu Dhabi-based company has begun the search for his successor, it was announced Jan. 24.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/airlines/hogan-step-down-etihad" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/airlines/hogan-step-down-etihad#comments Airlines Daily News ATW Plus Tue, 24 Jan 2017 05:53:00 +0000 236651 at http://atwonline.com United reports minimal impact Monday from Sunday’s glitch http://atwonline.com/it-distribution/united-reports-minimal-impact-monday-sunday-s-glitch <div class="node-body article-body">United Airlines largely operated on schedule Jan. 23 after a technology problem disrupted the Chicago-based carrier’s domestic network for more than two hours Jan. 22.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/it-distribution/united-reports-minimal-impact-monday-sunday-s-glitch" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/it-distribution/united-reports-minimal-impact-monday-sunday-s-glitch#comments IT & Distribution Daily News Mon, 23 Jan 2017 21:04:00 +0000 236631 at http://atwonline.com <p>United Airlines Boeing 737-800</p> Rob Finlayson Delta-Aeromexico execs appointed to lead JV http://atwonline.com/people/delta-aeromexico-execs-appointed-lead-jv <div class="node-body article-body">Delta Air Lines and Aeromexico have announced leadership changes as the two carriers move to establish a transborder joint venture (JV) between Mexico and the US.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/people/delta-aeromexico-execs-appointed-lead-jv" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/people/delta-aeromexico-execs-appointed-lead-jv#comments Daily News People Mon, 23 Jan 2017 20:54:00 +0000 236621 at http://atwonline.com Delta Air Lines Japan Air Commuter takes delivery of first ATR 42-600 http://atwonline.com/airframes/japan-air-commuter-takes-delivery-first-atr-42-600 <div class="node-body article-body">Japan Air Commuter—member of the JAL Group—has taken delivery of its first 50-seat ATR 42-600. </div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/airframes/japan-air-commuter-takes-delivery-first-atr-42-600" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/airframes/japan-air-commuter-takes-delivery-first-atr-42-600#comments Airframes Daily News Mon, 23 Jan 2017 20:13:00 +0000 236611 at http://atwonline.com <p>Japan Air Commuter ATR 42-600</p> ATR Airline Routes-Jan. 23, 2017 http://atwonline.com/airports-routes/airline-routes-jan-23-2017 <div class="node-body article-body">Airline Routes-Jan. 23, 2017</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/airports-routes/airline-routes-jan-23-2017" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/airports-routes/airline-routes-jan-23-2017#comments Daily News Airports & Routes Mon, 23 Jan 2017 20:00:00 +0000 236601 at http://atwonline.com ESA confirms 10 atomic clock failures on Galileo satellites http://atwonline.com/connected-aerospace/esa-confirms-10-atomic-clock-failures-galileo-satellites <div class="node-body article-body">The European Space Agency (ESA) has confirmed that a total of 10 atomic clocks on its Galileo constellation of satellites have failed. </div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/connected-aerospace/esa-confirms-10-atomic-clock-failures-galileo-satellites" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/connected-aerospace/esa-confirms-10-atomic-clock-failures-galileo-satellites#comments Connected Aerospace Daily News Mon, 23 Jan 2017 19:31:00 +0000 236591 at http://atwonline.com New investors seek to resurrect VLM Airlines http://atwonline.com/airlines/new-investors-seek-resurrect-vlm-airlines <div class="node-body article-body">Moves are underway to revive Belgian regional and charter operator VLM Airlines, which declared bankruptcy in June 2016.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/airlines/new-investors-seek-resurrect-vlm-airlines" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/airlines/new-investors-seek-resurrect-vlm-airlines#comments Airlines Daily News Mon, 23 Jan 2017 19:21:00 +0000 236581 at http://atwonline.com Emirates to launch another fifth-freedom route to US http://atwonline.com/open-skies/emirates-launch-another-fifth-freedom-route-us <div class="node-body article-body">Dubai-based Emirates Airline plans to start a second fifth-freedom service to the US in March. </div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/open-skies/emirates-launch-another-fifth-freedom-route-us" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/open-skies/emirates-launch-another-fifth-freedom-route-us#comments Open Skies Daily News Mon, 23 Jan 2017 18:50:00 +0000 236561 at http://atwonline.com <p>Emirates Boeing 777-300ER</p> Rob Finlayson Ryanair in no hurry to set up UK AOC http://atwonline.com/government-affairs/ryanair-no-hurry-set-uk-aoc <div class="node-body article-body">Irish low-cost carrier Ryanair is in no rush to set up a UK air operator’s certificate (AOC) following the UK’s decision to exit the European Union (EU), or Brexit.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/government-affairs/ryanair-no-hurry-set-uk-aoc" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/government-affairs/ryanair-no-hurry-set-uk-aoc#comments Airlines Government Affairs Daily News ATW Plus Mon, 23 Jan 2017 17:26:00 +0000 236551 at http://atwonline.com <p>Ryanair Boeing 737-800</p> Rob Finlayson FedEx names Cunningham Express CEO; Bronczek promoted http://atwonline.com/people/fedex-names-cunningham-express-ceo-bronczek-promoted <div class="node-body article-body">FedEx Corp. has named longtime company executive David Cunningham president and CEO of FedEx Express, the cargo delivery company’s airline arm and largest operating unit. </div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/people/fedex-names-cunningham-express-ceo-bronczek-promoted" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/people/fedex-names-cunningham-express-ceo-bronczek-promoted#comments Daily News People Mon, 23 Jan 2017 17:15:00 +0000 236541 at http://atwonline.com <p>FedEx Express president and CEO David Cunningham</p> FedEx Corp. Fastjet shareholders back share sale http://atwonline.com/airlines/fastjet-shareholders-back-share-sale <div class="node-body article-body">Shareholders in African low-cost carrier (LCC) fastjet have approved the sale of a 28% stake to Johannesburg-based Solenta Aviation Holdings.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/airlines/fastjet-shareholders-back-share-sale" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/airlines/fastjet-shareholders-back-share-sale#comments Airlines Daily News Mon, 23 Jan 2017 16:48:00 +0000 236521 at http://atwonline.com <p>Fastjet A319</p> Rob Finlayson Berlin Brandenburg airport opening delayed again http://atwonline.com/airports-routes/berlin-brandenburg-airport-opening-delayed-again <div class="node-body article-body">The much-delayed opening of Berlin Brandenburg International Airport (BER) is expected to be postponed once again, after the discovery of new technical glitches with the control systems in the terminal doors, which present a fire safety risk. </div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/airports-routes/berlin-brandenburg-airport-opening-delayed-again" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/airports-routes/berlin-brandenburg-airport-opening-delayed-again#comments Daily News Airports & Routes Mon, 23 Jan 2017 15:57:00 +0000 236511 at http://atwonline.com ATR receives orders for 36 aircraft in 2016 http://atwonline.com/manufacturers/atr-receives-orders-36-aircraft-2016 <div class="node-body article-body">Turboprop manufacturer ATR logged orders for 36 aircraft and delivered 80 aircraft in 2016, generating a $1.8 billion turnover.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/manufacturers/atr-receives-orders-36-aircraft-2016" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/manufacturers/atr-receives-orders-36-aircraft-2016#comments Daily News Manufacturers Mon, 23 Jan 2017 14:47:00 +0000 236501 at http://atwonline.com ACT Airlines 747F recorders significantly damaged http://atwonline.com/safety/act-airlines-747f-recorders-significantly-damaged <div class="node-body article-body">The flight data recorder (FDR) and the cockpit voice recorder (CVR) retrieved last week from the ACT Airlines Boeing 747 freighter crash site and sent to Moscow for analysis have significant mechanical damage and high temperature traces, according to Russia’s Interstate Aviation Committee (IAC). </div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/safety/act-airlines-747f-recorders-significantly-damaged" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/safety/act-airlines-747f-recorders-significantly-damaged#comments Airframes Daily News Safety Mon, 23 Jan 2017 13:40:00 +0000 236491 at http://atwonline.com MRJ delay confirmed; system revisions cited http://atwonline.com/manufacturers/mrj-delay-confirmed-system-revisions-cited <div class="node-body article-body">Mitsubishi Heavy Industries (MHI), the parent of Mitsubishi Aircraft Corp., has made official a further two-year delay in the Mitsubishi Regional Jet (MRJ) program.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/manufacturers/mrj-delay-confirmed-system-revisions-cited" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/manufacturers/mrj-delay-confirmed-system-revisions-cited#comments Airframes Daily News Manufacturers Mon, 23 Jan 2017 13:16:00 +0000 236481 at http://atwonline.com <p>MRJ90</p> Mitsubishi Aircraft Corp. MRO Briefs-Jan. 20, 2017 http://atwonline.com/mro/mro-briefs-jan-20-2017 <div class="node-body article-body">MRO Briefs-Jan. 20, 2017</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/mro/mro-briefs-jan-20-2017" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/mro/mro-briefs-jan-20-2017#comments Daily News MRO Fri, 20 Jan 2017 21:03:00 +0000 236471 at http://atwonline.com Japan Airlines to offer service to New York http://atwonline.com/airports-routes/japan-airlines-offer-service-new-york <div class="node-body article-body">Japan Airlines (JAL) is reshuffling some of its flights this summer to offer its first service to New York from Tokyo Haneda Airport, and will also boost capacity in the New York and Honolulu markets.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/airports-routes/japan-airlines-offer-service-new-york" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/airports-routes/japan-airlines-offer-service-new-york#comments Daily News Airports & Routes ATW Plus Fri, 20 Jan 2017 20:57:00 +0000 236461 at http://atwonline.com <p>Japan Airlines Boeing 777-300ER</p> Rob Finlayson ANA to boost network frequencies http://atwonline.com/airports-routes/ana-boost-network-frequencies <div class="node-body article-body">Although All Nippon Airways (ANA) does not plan to introduce any new international routes this summer, it will be adding frequency or boosting premium offerings in some key markets.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/airports-routes/ana-boost-network-frequencies" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/airports-routes/ana-boost-network-frequencies#comments Daily News Airports & Routes ATW Plus Fri, 20 Jan 2017 20:51:00 +0000 236451 at http://atwonline.com <p>ANA Boeing 787-9</p> Rob Finlayson Omani airports set new passenger records http://atwonline.com/airports-routes/omani-airports-set-new-passenger-records <div class="node-body article-body">Oman’s two major airports recorded the largest number of passengers ever to use their facilities in 2016.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/airports-routes/omani-airports-set-new-passenger-records" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/airports-routes/omani-airports-set-new-passenger-records#comments Daily News Airports & Routes Fri, 20 Jan 2017 20:34:00 +0000 236441 at http://atwonline.com European carriers evacuate passengers from The Gambia http://atwonline.com/airports-routes/european-carriers-evacuate-passengers-gambia <div class="node-body article-body">European charter airlines have begun an emergency evacuation of their nationals from The Gambia, following rising fears of an armed conflict about to break out in West African country.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/airports-routes/european-carriers-evacuate-passengers-gambia" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/airports-routes/european-carriers-evacuate-passengers-gambia#comments Airlines Daily News Airports & Routes Fri, 20 Jan 2017 20:18:00 +0000 236431 at http://atwonline.com Hong Kong carriers applaud plans to develop aviation http://atwonline.com/airports-routes/hong-kong-carriers-applaud-plans-develop-aviation <div class="node-body article-body">Hong Kong flag carrier Cathay Pacific has welcomed a commitment by the territory’s government to increase its role as a “super-connector” hub for the region.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/airports-routes/hong-kong-carriers-applaud-plans-develop-aviation" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/airports-routes/hong-kong-carriers-applaud-plans-develop-aviation#comments Daily News Airports & Routes Fri, 20 Jan 2017 20:11:00 +0000 236421 at http://atwonline.com Saudia outlines 2017 fleet delivery plan http://atwonline.com/airframes/saudia-outlines-2017-fleet-delivery-plan <div class="node-body article-body">Saudi Arabia’s national carrier Saudia will take delivery of 30 aircraft this year, according to a Jan. 17 statement. </div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/airframes/saudia-outlines-2017-fleet-delivery-plan" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/airframes/saudia-outlines-2017-fleet-delivery-plan#comments Airframes Daily News Fri, 20 Jan 2017 19:58:00 +0000 236411 at http://atwonline.com <p>Saudia 787-8</p> Boeing American Airlines, airberlin to end codeshare in March http://atwonline.com/airports-routes/american-airlines-airberlin-end-codeshare-march <div class="node-body article-body">American Airlines will discontinue its codeshare agreement with Germany’s second largest carrier airberlin from March 26. </div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/airports-routes/american-airlines-airberlin-end-codeshare-march" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/airports-routes/american-airlines-airberlin-end-codeshare-march#comments Daily News Airports & Routes Fri, 20 Jan 2017 19:03:00 +0000 236401 at http://atwonline.com <p>American Airlines Boeing 787-8</p> Rob Finlayson IAM files new petition to unionize Boeing South Carolina workers http://atwonline.com/labor/iam-files-new-petition-unionize-boeing-south-carolina-workers <div class="node-body article-body">The International Association of Machinists & Aerospace Workers (IAM) filed a petition with the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) Jan. 20 to hold an election to unionize more than 2,850 production employees at Boeing’s South Carolina facility in North Charleston.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/labor/iam-files-new-petition-unionize-boeing-south-carolina-workers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/labor/iam-files-new-petition-unionize-boeing-south-carolina-workers#comments Labor Daily News Manufacturers Fri, 20 Jan 2017 18:50:00 +0000 236391 at http://atwonline.com <p>Boeing South Carolina facility</p> Boeing Accenture to acquire Seabury aviation consultancy http://atwonline.com/airlines/accenture-acquire-seabury-aviation-consultancy <div class="node-body article-body">The aviation consultancy and advisory units of Seabury Group are being acquired by Accenture. </div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/airlines/accenture-acquire-seabury-aviation-consultancy" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/airlines/accenture-acquire-seabury-aviation-consultancy#comments Airlines Daily News Fri, 20 Jan 2017 16:19:00 +0000 236381 at http://atwonline.com MRJ first delivery expected to be delayed again http://atwonline.com/airframes/mrj-first-delivery-expected-be-delayed-again <div class="node-body article-body">Mitsubishi Aircraft Corp. is expected to announce a further delay to the Mitsubishi Regional Jet (MRJ) program on Jan. 23.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/airframes/mrj-first-delivery-expected-be-delayed-again" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/airframes/mrj-first-delivery-expected-be-delayed-again#comments Airframes Daily News Fri, 20 Jan 2017 15:28:00 +0000 236371 at http://atwonline.com <p>MRJ90 flight test aircraft</p> Mitsubishi Aircraft Corp. IATA: Airline profitability cycle momentum weakens http://atwonline.com/associations/iata-airline-profitability-cycle-momentum-weakens <div class="node-body article-body">IATA’s quarterly survey of airline CFOs and cargo heads, released Jan. 19, reveals a slight uptick in optimism for profits in 2017. </div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/associations/iata-airline-profitability-cycle-momentum-weakens" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/associations/iata-airline-profitability-cycle-momentum-weakens#comments Associations Daily News Fri, 20 Jan 2017 14:28:00 +0000 236361 at http://atwonline.com ACT Airlines 747F recorders sent to Moscow for analysis http://atwonline.com/safety/act-airlines-747f-recorders-sent-moscow-analysis <div class="node-body article-body">The flight data recorder and the cockpit voice recorder, which were retrieved earlier this week from the ACT Airlines Boeing 747 freighter crash site, have been sent to Moscow for analysis, the Kyrgyzstan government said in a statement.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/safety/act-airlines-747f-recorders-sent-moscow-analysis" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/safety/act-airlines-747f-recorders-sent-moscow-analysis#comments Daily News Safety Fri, 20 Jan 2017 14:20:00 +0000 236351 at http://atwonline.com Aeromexico to launch Mexico City-Seoul 787-8 service http://atwonline.com/airports-routes/aeromexico-launch-mexico-city-seoul-787-8-service <div class="node-body article-body">Aeromexico will launch Mexico City-Seoul service starting May 27.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/airports-routes/aeromexico-launch-mexico-city-seoul-787-8-service" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/airports-routes/aeromexico-launch-mexico-city-seoul-787-8-service#comments Daily News Airports & Routes Thu, 19 Jan 2017 21:20:00 +0000 236341 at http://atwonline.com <p>Aeromexico Boeing 787-8</p> Aeromexico United CCO Haywood steps down; returns to consultancy http://atwonline.com/people/united-cco-haywood-steps-down-returns-consultancy <div class="node-body article-body">Julia Haywood is leaving United Airlines to return to the Boston Consulting Group (BCG), less than six months after she took the chief commercial officer job at the Chicago-based airline.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/people/united-cco-haywood-steps-down-returns-consultancy" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/people/united-cco-haywood-steps-down-returns-consultancy#comments Daily News People ATW Plus Thu, 19 Jan 2017 20:17:00 +0000 236331 at http://atwonline.com <p>United CCO Julia Haywood</p> United Airlines