Aeropolitics en ShowTime <div class="field-deck"> Farnborough 2016 attendees can expect fewer big airliner order announcements, but a higher profile from suppliers and governments. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Over the past few years, international air show news has been dominated by OEMs announcing record-breaking orders for commercial airliners. </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Aeropolitics ATW Magazine ATW Plus Mon, 27 Jun 2016 13:30:00 +0000 214161 at <p>Farnborough Air Show</p> Getty Images IATA warns UK air passengers could decline 3%-5% by 2020 <div class="node-body article-body">Following the UK’s June 23 vote to leave the European Union (EU), IATA said preliminary estimates suggest UK air passengers could decline 3%-5% by 2020, following an expected economic downturn and predicted falling British pound sterling (GBP) exchange rates. </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Associations Daily News Fri, 24 Jun 2016 21:28:00 +0000 214081 at TSA Gun Catches at US Airports: May 2016 <div class="node-body data_table-body">279 firearms were discovered at 105 US airports in May 2016, up 28% year-over-year -- and the most-ever.</div> <div class="field-csv-file"> <span>CSV File:&nbsp;</span> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-text-csv" alt="text/csv icon" src="" /><a href=" Gun catches at US airports May 2016 CSV version.csv" type="text/csv; length=6235">TSA Gun catches at US airports May 2016 CSV version.csv</a></div> </div> <div class="field-disable-sidebar"> Off </div> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-images"><legend>Images</legend> <div class="field-image-promo"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image_promo" width="595" height="335" alt="" src="" /> </div> </fieldset> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Government Affairs Security Safety Airports & Routes Data & Financials ATW Plus Fri, 24 Jun 2016 20:19:00 +0000 214071 at This week's poll question: Is the UK vote to exit the EU bad for aviation? <div class="node-body advpoll_binary-body"><p><img alt="" src="/site-files/" style="width: 150px; height: 69px;" /></p> </div><form action="/poll/06242016" 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-3021-wrapper"> <label class="option" for="edit-choice-3021"><input type="radio" id="edit-choice-3021" name="choice" value="3021" class="form-radio" /> Yes</label> </div> <div class="form-item" id="edit-choice-3031-wrapper"> <label class="option" for="edit-choice-3031"><input type="radio" id="edit-choice-3031" name="choice" value="3031" class="form-radio" /> No</label> </div> <div class="form-item" id="edit-choice-3041-wrapper"> <label class="option" for="edit-choice-3041"><input type="radio" id="edit-choice-3041" name="choice" value="3041" class="form-radio" /> Maybe</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="213941" 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-R-IrCp5Gm7lJRByrg7mfDJ1vTivIUIUo4qsahvwbonE" value="form-R-IrCp5Gm7lJRByrg7mfDJ1vTivIUIUo4qsahvwbonE" /> <input type="hidden" name="form_id" id="edit-advpoll-voting-binary-form" value="advpoll_voting_binary_form" /> </div> </div></form> Government Affairs Fri, 24 Jun 2016 15:31:45 +0000 213941 at UK aerospace industry reeling after vote to leave European Union <div class="node-body article-body">The UK’s aerospace industry has been left reeling after voters elected to ditch membership in the European Union (EU). </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Government Affairs Daily News ATW Plus Fri, 24 Jun 2016 14:30:00 +0000 213931 at <p>British Prime Minister David Cameron</p> Matt Cardy/Getty Images Global Congestion <div class="field-deck"> Airspace modernization is needed urgently to handle forecast doubling of air traffic by 2035. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">With the number of air travelers around the world expected to double to more than 7 billion by 2035, according to IATA, the air transport industry is ramping up awareness on the critical need for airspace modernization.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Aeropolitics Air Traffic Management ATW Magazine Thu, 23 Jun 2016 17:41:00 +0000 213841 at <p class="p1"><b>Manchester Airport control tower is just three years old, but UK airspace structures &ldquo;have changed little since the 1960s.&rdquo;</b></p> Getty Images Analysis - Chinese Puzzle <div class="field-deck"> China has a critical role in ICAO negotiations over an aviation CO2 emissions MBM system, but where will it stand? </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The negotiations at ICAO over a global market-based measures (MBM) system to address aviation carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions may come down to a single question: is China a “major” aviation market?</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Aeropolitics Eco-Aviation ATW Magazine Thu, 23 Jun 2016 17:04:00 +0000 213831 at Thinkstock Editorial - Embrace China's Growth <div class="node-body article-body">China’s commercial aviation growth and transformation over the past 10 years has been astonishing.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Aeropolitics Airlines ATW Magazine Opinions Thu, 23 Jun 2016 16:53:00 +0000 213821 at ALTA: Caribbean tourism hindered by taxes, regulations <div class="node-body article-body">The lack of air connectivity among the islands of the Caribbean remains one of the tallest barriers to unlocking the full potential of the region’s tourism market, the head of the Latin American and Caribbean Air Transport Association (ALTA) told ATW’s sister publication Aviation Daily.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Associations Daily News ATW On-Location Safety Wed, 22 Jun 2016 17:03:00 +0000 213621 at India relaxes FDI restrictions; keeps 49% limit for foreign airlines <div class="node-body article-body">The Indian government has announced it will relax previous restrictions on foreign direct investment (FDI) rules, allowing up to 100% investment by overseas businesses into Indian carriers, up from an existing maximum of 49%. </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Regulation Daily News Wed, 22 Jun 2016 14:30:00 +0000 213581 at