Aeropolitics http://atwonline.com/taxonomy/term/7387/more en Commentary - The Open Skies Debate http://atwonline.com/open-skies/commentary-open-skies-debate <div class="field-byline"> Lee Moak </div> <div class="field-deck"> Gulf carrier competition is not fair. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The philosophy of liberalization, with the byproduct of Open Skies, doesn’t work as intended when one side is playing by its own set of rules. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/open-skies/commentary-open-skies-debate" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/open-skies/commentary-open-skies-debate#comments Government Affairs Commentary Open Skies ATW Plus Mon, 02 Mar 2015 20:35:00 +0000 157541 at http://atwonline.com <p>Lee Moak</p> Norwegian’s US employees urge NAI approval http://atwonline.com/open-skies/norwegian-s-us-employees-urge-nai-approval <div class="node-body article-body">Norwegian Air Shuttle’s (NAS) US-based employees are urging the Obama administration to approve Norwegian Air International’s (NAI) foreign air carrier’s permit application, adding their voices to the din surrounding NAI’s controversial application.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/open-skies/norwegian-s-us-employees-urge-nai-approval" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/open-skies/norwegian-s-us-employees-urge-nai-approval#comments Airlines Open Skies Daily News ATW Plus Boeing foreign air carrier’s permit NAI Norwegian Air Shuttle open skies President Barack Obama Fri, 27 Feb 2015 22:47:00 +0000 157351 at http://atwonline.com <p>Norwegian Air Shuttle 737-800</p> Courtesy, Norwegian The golden rule for UAS airspace rulemaking http://atwonline.com/editorial/golden-rule-uas-airspace-rulemaking <div class="node-body article-body">The unmanned aerial systems (UAS) revolution is having an effect on what’s flying and what it can do for people almost as dramatic as that of the introduction of powered manned flight. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/editorial/golden-rule-uas-airspace-rulemaking" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/editorial/golden-rule-uas-airspace-rulemaking#comments Air Traffic Control Editorial Regulation Technology UAS unmanned aerial systems unmanned flight Fri, 27 Feb 2015 19:28:00 +0000 157271 at http://atwonline.com Greek carriers gain open access to Sochi, Kaliningrad and Vladivostok http://atwonline.com/open-skies/greek-carriers-gain-open-access-sochi-kaliningrad-and-vladivostok <div class="node-body article-body">Russian aviation authorities will remove all restrictions for Greek carriers on services to Sochi, Kaliningrad and Vladivostok international airports. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/open-skies/greek-carriers-gain-open-access-sochi-kaliningrad-and-vladivostok" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/open-skies/greek-carriers-gain-open-access-sochi-kaliningrad-and-vladivostok#comments Airlines Open Skies Daily News Airports & Routes 2014 Winter Olympics APEC Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation IATA Kaliningrad Rosaviatsia Sochi International Airport Vladivostok Tue, 24 Feb 2015 20:11:00 +0000 156781 at http://atwonline.com IATA: Passenger traffic growth rate up 3.6% in 2014 http://atwonline.com/associations/iata-passenger-traffic-growth-rate-36-2014 <div class="node-body article-body">Worldwide combined premium and economy international traffic was up 3.7% year-over-year (YOY) in December, finishing 2014 with three months of consistent growth, according to IATA’s December Premium Traffic Monitor. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/associations/iata-passenger-traffic-growth-rate-36-2014" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/associations/iata-passenger-traffic-growth-rate-36-2014#comments Airlines Associations Finance & Data Daily News economy traffic IATA passenger traffic premium traffic Tue, 24 Feb 2015 19:59:00 +0000 156811 at http://atwonline.com New Saudi entrants face delays http://atwonline.com/regulation/new-saudi-entrants-face-delays <div class="node-body article-body">One of the new carriers planning to enter the Saudi Arabian domestic market, Saudi Gulf Airlines, will not be flying until the fourth quarter this year—around a year later than planned.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/regulation/new-saudi-entrants-face-delays" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/regulation/new-saudi-entrants-face-delays#comments Airlines Regulation Daily News Akbar Al Baker GACA General Authority of Civil Aviation King Abdul Aziz International Airport Qatar Airways Saudi Gulf Sulaiman Al Hamdan Fri, 20 Feb 2015 19:47:00 +0000 156561 at http://atwonline.com Delta CEO apologizes for terrorist remark http://atwonline.com/open-skies/delta-ceo-apologizes-terrorist-remark <div class="node-body article-body">Delta Air Lines has issued an apology after remarks made by its CEO about Gulf carriers seemed to suggest they or the United Arab Emirates (UAE) governments were linked to the 9/11 terrorists.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/open-skies/delta-ceo-apologizes-terrorist-remark" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/open-skies/delta-ceo-apologizes-terrorist-remark#comments Airlines Open Skies Daily News al Baker American Airlines BTC Delta Air Lines Doug Parker Emirates Gulf Jeff Smisek open skies Qatar Richard Anderson terrorist Untied Airlines Thu, 19 Feb 2015 20:09:00 +0000 156371 at http://atwonline.com Delta’s terrorist apology is not enough http://atwonline.com/blog/delta-s-terrorist-apology-not-enough <div class="node-body blog-body">Delta CEO Richard Anderson’s unfortunate comment on CNN on the UAE and 9/11 terrorists shows the dangers of the slippery slope he has put himself on with the campaign against the major Gulf carriers.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/atw-editors-blog-0">ATW Editor&#039;s Blog</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/blog/delta-s-terrorist-apology-not-enough" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/blog/delta-s-terrorist-apology-not-enough#comments Aeropolitics Airlines Blogs Open Skies American Airlines Chapter 11 Delta Gulf carriers Qatar Airways Richard Anderson united airlines ATW Editor&#039;s Blog Thu, 19 Feb 2015 17:47:00 +0000 156401 at http://atwonline.com Travel advocates, FedEx join forces to maintain US Open Skies policy http://atwonline.com/open-skies/travel-advocates-fedex-join-forces-maintain-us-open-skies-policy <div class="node-body article-body">A group of lobbyists and a FedEx Express executive accused the three US major airlines of trying to roll back the clock on Open Skies policy and keep out international competition.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/open-skies/travel-advocates-fedex-join-forces-maintain-us-open-skies-policy" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/open-skies/travel-advocates-fedex-join-forces-maintain-us-open-skies-policy#comments Airlines Open Skies Daily News ALPA American Airlines antitrust BTC Delta Emirates Etihad FedEx John Byerly Norwegian Air International open skies Qatar United Airlines Wed, 18 Feb 2015 21:56:00 +0000 156331 at http://atwonline.com Russian authorities cancel more AOCs http://atwonline.com/training/russian-authorities-cancel-more-aocs <div class="node-body article-body">Russia’s Federal Air Transport Agency, Rosaviatsia, has canceled air operator’s certificates (AOCs) for regional Air Samara and Moscow-based cargo carrier KAPO Avia. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/training/russian-authorities-cancel-more-aocs" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/training/russian-authorities-cancel-more-aocs#comments Airlines Regulation Daily News Safety Training air operator’s certificate Air Samara AOC Beechcraft King Air 350i Bylina Airline flight training KAPO Avia Moskovia Airline Rosaviatsia Samara Kurumoch International Airport Sokol Airport Wed, 18 Feb 2015 19:46:00 +0000 156301 at http://atwonline.com