ATWOnline http://atwonline.com/rss.xml en 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="" src="/site-files/atwonline.com/files/uploads/2018/01/02/Poll-question-art-bubble-people_0.jpg" style="width: 200px; height: 150px;" /></p> </div><form action="/poll/01162018" accept-charset="UTF-8" method="post" id="advpoll-voting-binary-form-0" class="advpoll-vote"> <div><div class="poll"> <div class="advpoll-available-choices"> <div class="vote-choices"> <div class="form-radios"><div class="form-item" id="edit-choice-5751-wrapper"> <label class="option" for="edit-choice-5751"><input type="radio" id="edit-choice-5751" name="choice" value="5751" class="form-radio" /> Yes</label> </div> <div class="form-item" id="edit-choice-5761-wrapper"> <label class="option" for="edit-choice-5761"><input type="radio" id="edit-choice-5761" name="choice" value="5761" class="form-radio" /> No</label> </div> </div> </div> </div> <input type="hidden" name="ajax" id="edit-ajax" value="" class="ajax" /> <input type="hidden" name="nid" id="edit-nid" value="270211" class="edit-nid" /> <input type="submit" name="op" id="edit-vote-binary-0" value="Answer" class="form-submit" /> <input type="hidden" name="form_build_id" id="form-DiSd4DqCd1wiNhcWKtyM4nMHMIPUyqldfsrOF4-Fb7M" value="form-DiSd4DqCd1wiNhcWKtyM4nMHMIPUyqldfsrOF4-Fb7M" /> <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 ANA named ATW 2018 Airline of the Year http://atwonline.com/airlines/ana-named-atw-2018-airline-year <div class="node-body article-body">All Nippon Airways (ANA) is the ATW 2018 Airline of the Year, it was announced Jan. 16. </div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/airlines/ana-named-atw-2018-airline-year" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/airlines/ana-named-atw-2018-airline-year#comments Airlines Daily News Tue, 16 Jan 2018 14:53:00 +0000 270201 at http://atwonline.com <p>ANA Airbus A320neo</p> Rob Finlayson Aerospace supplier GKN faces takeover bid http://atwonline.com/manufacturers/aerospace-supplier-gkn-faces-takeover-bid <div class="node-body article-body">UK-based aerospace supplier GKN is facing a takeover bid from turnaround specialist Melrose Industries.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/manufacturers/aerospace-supplier-gkn-faces-takeover-bid" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/manufacturers/aerospace-supplier-gkn-faces-takeover-bid#comments Daily News Manufacturers Data & Financials Mon, 15 Jan 2018 18:18:00 +0000 270191 at http://atwonline.com Airbus deliveries up 4% in challenging 2017 http://atwonline.com/manufacturers/airbus-deliveries-4-challenging-2017 <div class="node-body article-body">Airbus delivered a record 718 aircraft in 2017 and secured 1,109 total net orders, during a challenging year when up to 60 new-build aircraft were left on the tarmac because of engine delays.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/manufacturers/airbus-deliveries-4-challenging-2017" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/manufacturers/airbus-deliveries-4-challenging-2017#comments Daily News Manufacturers ATW Plus Mon, 15 Jan 2018 13:31:00 +0000 270181 at http://atwonline.com Leahy confirms A380 future hinges on Emirates order http://atwonline.com/airbus-a380/leahy-confirms-a380-future-hinges-emirates-order <div class="node-body article-body">Airbus COO-customers John Leahy has confirmed the Airbus A380 program will have to be shut down if Dubai-based Emirates does not order more aircraft.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/airbus-a380/leahy-confirms-a380-future-hinges-emirates-order" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/airbus-a380/leahy-confirms-a380-future-hinges-emirates-order#comments Airbus A380 Aircraft Orders & Deliveries Airframes Daily News Manufacturers Mon, 15 Jan 2018 10:36:00 +0000 270171 at http://atwonline.com Airbus Pegasus 737 slides down embankment http://atwonline.com/safety/pegasus-737-slides-down-embankment <div class="node-body article-body">A Boeing 737-800 of Turkish LCC Pegasus Airlines left the runway at Turkey’s Trabzon airport and ended up halfway down a steep embankment over the Black Sea on Jan.13. All 162 passengers and six crew escaped without injury.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/safety/pegasus-737-slides-down-embankment" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/safety/pegasus-737-slides-down-embankment#comments Daily News Aircraft & Engines Safety Sun, 14 Jan 2018 13:04:00 +0000 270161 at http://atwonline.com Hakan Burak Altunoz/Anadolu Agency/Getty Images Lufthansa calls for Alitalia to make major cuts http://atwonline.com/airlines/lufthansa-calls-alitalia-make-major-cuts <div class="node-body article-body">Lufthansa wants Alitalia to undertake significant restructuring before the German group would be prepared to buy the struggling airline, its CEO has told the Italian government.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/airlines/lufthansa-calls-alitalia-make-major-cuts" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/airlines/lufthansa-calls-alitalia-make-major-cuts#comments Airlines Daily News ATW Plus Fri, 12 Jan 2018 18:21:00 +0000 270151 at http://atwonline.com Rob Finlayson New court ruling casts further doubt on IAG-NIKI deal http://atwonline.com/airlines/new-court-ruling-casts-further-doubt-iag-niki-deal <div class="node-body article-body">An Austrian court in Korneuburg has ruled that the NIKI insolvency proceedings and asset sale should restart from scratch, further casting doubt on International Airlines Group (IAG) acquiring NIKI.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/airlines/new-court-ruling-casts-further-doubt-iag-niki-deal" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/airlines/new-court-ruling-casts-further-doubt-iag-niki-deal#comments Airlines Daily News Fri, 12 Jan 2018 17:31:00 +0000 270141 at http://atwonline.com <p>NIKI Airbus A320-200</p> Wikimedia All that glitters… http://atwonline.com/blog/all-glitters <div class="node-body blog-body">European airlines are turning in some glittering passenger growth stories, fuelling the misconception that aviation is a gold mine, when in reality each passenger is flying for less.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/blog/all-glitters" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/blog/all-glitters#comments Opinions Need I say Moores Fri, 12 Jan 2018 17:31:00 +0000 270131 at http://atwonline.com Government takes control of Air Malta slots http://atwonline.com/government-affairs/government-takes-control-air-malta-slots <div class="node-body article-body">The government of Malta has created a new state-owned company that will take control of the airport slots owned by the Mediterranean nation’s national carrier.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/government-affairs/government-takes-control-air-malta-slots" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/government-affairs/government-takes-control-air-malta-slots#comments Government Affairs Daily News Airports & Routes ATW Plus Fri, 12 Jan 2018 17:14:00 +0000 270121 at http://atwonline.com Rob Finlayson New Delhi to allow foreign investment in Air India http://atwonline.com/regulation/new-delhi-allow-foreign-investment-air-india <div class="node-body article-body">The Indian government has eased ownership rules surrounding Air India, allowing up to a 49% stake to be held by foreign investors.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/regulation/new-delhi-allow-foreign-investment-air-india" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/regulation/new-delhi-allow-foreign-investment-air-india#comments Regulation Daily News Fri, 12 Jan 2018 15:47:00 +0000 270111 at http://atwonline.com <p>Air India A320</p> Rob Finlayson Rolls-Royce announces new US facility http://atwonline.com/manufacturers/rolls-royce-announces-new-us-facility <div class="node-body article-body">UK engine manufacturer Rolls-Royce will operate a jet engine testbed at Alliance Airport in Fort Worth, Texas.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/manufacturers/rolls-royce-announces-new-us-facility" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/manufacturers/rolls-royce-announces-new-us-facility#comments Engines Daily News Manufacturers Fri, 12 Jan 2018 15:38:00 +0000 270101 at http://atwonline.com <p><span style="font-size: 10pt; font-family: Verdana, sans-serif;">Trent XWB-97</span></p> Rolls-Royce WestJet adds senior execs to prepare for global expansion http://atwonline.com/people/westjet-adds-senior-execs-prepare-global-expansion <div class="node-body article-body">WestJet has hired three new vice presidents to the senior leadership team as the Canadian LCC prepares for expansion.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/people/westjet-adds-senior-execs-prepare-global-expansion" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/people/westjet-adds-senior-execs-prepare-global-expansion#comments Daily News People Fri, 12 Jan 2018 15:31:00 +0000 270091 at http://atwonline.com <p>WestJet Boeing 737-800</p> Rob Finlayson IATA: Seasonal demand pushed air cargo market to new heights in 2017 http://atwonline.com/airline-traffic/iata-seasonal-demand-pushed-air-cargo-market-new-heights-2017 <div class="node-body article-body">An 8.8% year-over-year (YOY) rise in November global air freight traffic continued the momentum toward making 2017 the best year for the air cargo sector since 2010, according to IATA’s November Air Freight Market Analysis, released Jan 10. </div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/airline-traffic/iata-seasonal-demand-pushed-air-cargo-market-new-heights-2017" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/airline-traffic/iata-seasonal-demand-pushed-air-cargo-market-new-heights-2017#comments Airline Traffic Daily News ATW Plus Fri, 12 Jan 2018 15:21:00 +0000 270081 at http://atwonline.com Kenya Airways to launch first US services in October 2018 http://atwonline.com/airports-routes/kenya-airways-launch-first-us-services-october-2018 <div class="node-body article-body">Kenya Airways will launch daily Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta-New York JFK services on Oct. 28, becoming the first airline to offer a nonstop flight between East Africa and the US.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/airports-routes/kenya-airways-launch-first-us-services-october-2018" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/airports-routes/kenya-airways-launch-first-us-services-october-2018#comments Daily News Airports & Routes Fri, 12 Jan 2018 15:18:00 +0000 270071 at http://atwonline.com <p>Kenya Airways Boeing 787-8</p> Rob Finlayson Vietnam Airlines waits for ULR aircraft to open US west coast services http://atwonline.com/airframes/vietnam-airlines-waits-ulr-aircraft-open-us-west-coast-services <div class="node-body article-body">Vietnam Airlines (VNA) is considering nonstop services to the US west coast, but must wait for ultra-long range aircraft to become available for nonstop transpacific flights from Vietnam.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/airframes/vietnam-airlines-waits-ulr-aircraft-open-us-west-coast-services" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/airframes/vietnam-airlines-waits-ulr-aircraft-open-us-west-coast-services#comments Airframes Daily News Airports & Routes ATW Plus Fri, 12 Jan 2018 15:05:00 +0000 270061 at http://atwonline.com <p>Vietnam SVP-commercial Trinh Ngoc Thanh</p> Kurt Hofmann Xiamen Air to buy 150 CFM LEAP-1B engines for MAX aircraft http://atwonline.com/engines/xiamen-air-buy-150-cfm-leap-1b-engines-max-aircraft <div class="node-body article-body">China’s Xiamen Air has committed to purchase 150 CFM LEAP-1B engines and MRO support for 20 engines, valued at $2.05 billion. </div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/engines/xiamen-air-buy-150-cfm-leap-1b-engines-max-aircraft" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/engines/xiamen-air-buy-150-cfm-leap-1b-engines-max-aircraft#comments Engines Daily News Fri, 12 Jan 2018 13:48:00 +0000 270051 at http://atwonline.com FAA drone registry has more than 1 million users http://atwonline.com/regulation/faa-drone-registry-has-more-1-million-users <div class="node-body article-body">The FAA’s national drone registry has surpassed 1 million recreational and commercial small unmanned aircraft users, US Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao said.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/regulation/faa-drone-registry-has-more-1-million-users" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/regulation/faa-drone-registry-has-more-1-million-users#comments Regulation Daily News Technology ATW Plus Fri, 12 Jan 2018 13:35:00 +0000 270041 at http://atwonline.com Ocean Infinity wins contract from Malaysia to resume MH370 search http://atwonline.com/safety/ocean-infinity-wins-contract-malaysia-resume-mh370-search <div class="node-body article-body">Marine survey firm Ocean Infinity said it has received a contract from the government of Malaysia to resume searching for the Malaysia Airlines Boeing 777-200 that disappeared in March 2014.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/safety/ocean-infinity-wins-contract-malaysia-resume-mh370-search" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/safety/ocean-infinity-wins-contract-malaysia-resume-mh370-search#comments Daily News Safety ATW Plus Fri, 12 Jan 2018 13:16:00 +0000 270031 at http://atwonline.com <p>Malaysia Airlines Boeing 777-200</p> Joe Pries Aviation Alaska, Virgin America granted single operating certificate by FAA http://atwonline.com/airlines/alaska-virgin-america-granted-single-operating-certificate-faa <div class="node-body article-body">Alaska Airlines and Virgin America have been granted a single operating certificate by FAA, a key milestone in the integration of the two carriers.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/airlines/alaska-virgin-america-granted-single-operating-certificate-faa" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/airlines/alaska-virgin-america-granted-single-operating-certificate-faa#comments Airlines Daily News Thu, 11 Jan 2018 21:31:00 +0000 270011 at http://atwonline.com Alaska Air Group Hainan Airlines, CFM sign LEAP-1A engine MOU for A320neos http://atwonline.com/engines/hainan-airlines-cfm-sign-leap-1a-engine-mou-a320neos <div class="node-body article-body">China’s Hainan Airline Holding Co. and CFM International have signed an MOU for the purchase of LEAP-1A engines to power 55 Airbus A320neo aircraft. </div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/engines/hainan-airlines-cfm-sign-leap-1a-engine-mou-a320neos" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/engines/hainan-airlines-cfm-sign-leap-1a-engine-mou-a320neos#comments Engines Daily News Thu, 11 Jan 2018 20:37:00 +0000 270001 at http://atwonline.com