Aeropolitics http://atwonline.com/taxonomy/term/7387/more en If only ATM modernization, not the Gulf carriers, was the target of this campaign http://atwonline.com/blog/if-only-atm-modernization-not-gulf-carriers-was-target-campaign <div class="node-body blog-body">A quick thought on a week that has once more seen the two sides in the US vs. Gulf carrier dispute counter-claiming and, in the case of the US coalition, touting growing support from the lawmakers, local labor groups, trade associations and authorities it has been lobbying in a grass roots campaign. These people, the Partnership for Open & Fair Skies says, now fear for the future of American aviation and American jobs. </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/if-only-atm-modernization-not-gulf-carriers-was-target-campaign" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/blog/if-only-atm-modernization-not-gulf-carriers-was-target-campaign#comments Aeropolitics Air Traffic Management Airlines Blogs Open Skies American ATM Delta Gulf carriers NextGen Open Skies subsidies United ATW Editor&#039;s Blog Fri, 22 May 2015 20:18:00 +0000 167021 at http://atwonline.com US anti-Gulf coalition claims grass roots support across US http://atwonline.com/open-skies/us-anti-gulf-coalition-claims-grass-roots-support-across-us <div class="node-body article-body">The coalition of US airlines and labor groups that is campaigning against the three major Gulf carriers has claimed broad support from US lawmakers, local chambers of commerce and local unions.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/open-skies/us-anti-gulf-coalition-claims-grass-roots-support-across-us" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/open-skies/us-anti-gulf-coalition-claims-grass-roots-support-across-us#comments Airlines Government Affairs Open Skies Daily News AEA airberlin American Delta Emirates Etihad IAG Iberia open skies partnership for fair & open skies Qatar subsidies United Fri, 22 May 2015 19:14:00 +0000 167011 at http://atwonline.com New Etihad-commissioned report dismisses excess capacity claims http://atwonline.com/aeropolitics/new-etihad-commissioned-report-dismisses-excess-capacity-claims <div class="node-body article-body">The Gulf carriers have not put excess capacity into the market, according to a report commissioned by Etihad Airways, the second white paper it has published in the ongoing dispute between the major US and Gulf carriers. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/aeropolitics/new-etihad-commissioned-report-dismisses-excess-capacity-claims" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/aeropolitics/new-etihad-commissioned-report-dismisses-excess-capacity-claims#comments Aeropolitics Airlines Open Skies Daily News Airports & Routes American Compass Lexecon Delta Edgeworth Emirates Etihad Airways Gulf carriers open skies Qatar subsidy United Fri, 22 May 2015 17:42:00 +0000 166881 at http://atwonline.com Lobby groups call for wider disclosure of non-compliance with EU ETS http://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/lobby-groups-call-wider-disclosure-non-compliance-eu-ets <div class="node-body article-body">UK-based environmental lobby groups Transport & Environment and Aviation Environment Federation (AEF) are calling on EU states to take action to ensure all airlines operating within the European Economic Area (EEA) comply with the region’s emissions trading system (ETS). </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/lobby-groups-call-wider-disclosure-non-compliance-eu-ets" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/lobby-groups-call-wider-disclosure-non-compliance-eu-ets#comments Eco-Aviation Government Affairs Daily News AEF ATW Plus Aviation Environment Federation Bill Hemmings EEA emissions trading system ETS European Commission European Economic Area Germany ICAO Saudi Arabian Airlines Tim Johnson Transport & Environment Fri, 22 May 2015 17:39:00 +0000 166871 at http://atwonline.com Australian government to expand East Coast airports http://atwonline.com/airports-routes/australian-government-expand-east-coast-airports <div class="node-body article-body">The Australian government will spend AUD26 million ($20.5 million) on upgrades to Townsville and Sunshine Coast airports as part of its ongoing plan to attract increased international passenger arrivals.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/airports-routes/australian-government-expand-east-coast-airports" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/airports-routes/australian-government-expand-east-coast-airports#comments Government Affairs Daily News Airports & Routes Sunshine Coast Townsville airport Warren Truss Fri, 22 May 2015 17:38:00 +0000 166891 at http://atwonline.com Korean Transport Ministry pushes for aircraft age limit http://atwonline.com/safety/korean-transport-ministry-pushes-aircraft-age-limit <div class="node-body article-body">Korea’s Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, and Transport (MLIT) is urging all Korean aircraft operators to replace or mothball all aircraft that are more than two decades old.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/safety/korean-transport-ministry-pushes-aircraft-age-limit" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/safety/korean-transport-ministry-pushes-aircraft-age-limit#comments Airframes Airlines Government Affairs Daily News Safety Air Busan Air Incheon air operator’s certificate and Transport Asiana Airlines EASA Eastar Jet and T’way Air European Aviation Safety Agency Infrastructure Jeju Air Jin Air Korean Air Korea’s Ministry of Land MLIT Fri, 22 May 2015 17:35:00 +0000 166921 at http://atwonline.com <p>Korean Air Boeing 747-400</p> By Rob Finlayson Philippine government to boost Cebu airport http://atwonline.com/airports-routes/philippine-government-boost-cebu-airport <div class="node-body article-body">Philippine authorities will subsidize landing and take-off charges at Mactan-Cebu International Airport (MCIA) to help stimulate international and regional traffic and ease Manila’s chronically congested Ninoy Aquino International Airport.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/airports-routes/philippine-government-boost-cebu-airport" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/airports-routes/philippine-government-boost-cebu-airport#comments Government Affairs Daily News Airports & Routes AirAsia Philippines Cebu Pacific Mactan-Cebu International Airport MCIA Nigel Paul Villarete Ninoy Aquino International Philippine Airlines Fri, 22 May 2015 17:34:00 +0000 166941 at http://atwonline.com Asia-Pacific carriers see profit slump in 2014 http://atwonline.com/associations/asia-pacific-carriers-see-profit-slump-2014 <div class="node-body article-body">Airlines across the Asia Pacific region saw a significant drop in 2014 operating profits despite a slight increase in revenue, according to the Association of Asia Pacific Airlines (AAPA).</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/associations/asia-pacific-carriers-see-profit-slump-2014" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/associations/asia-pacific-carriers-see-profit-slump-2014#comments Airlines Associations Finance & Data Daily News AAPA Andrew Herdman Association of Asia Pacific Airlines Fri, 22 May 2015 17:32:00 +0000 166961 at http://atwonline.com IATA: Overall international traffic growth trend is ‘flat’ http://atwonline.com/associations/iata-overall-international-traffic-growth-trend-flat <div class="node-body article-body"><p>International traffic grew globally 4.6% year-over-year (YOY) in March, matching <a href="http://atwonline.com/finance-data/iata-premium-travel-weak-february">February</a>&rsquo;s YOY improvement but indicating a &ldquo;flattened&rdquo; growth trend, according to IATA&rsquo;s March Premium Traffic Monitor.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/associations/iata-overall-international-traffic-growth-trend-flat" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/associations/iata-overall-international-traffic-growth-trend-flat#comments Associations Finance & Data Daily News economy traffic IATA premium traffic Premium Traffic Monitor Fri, 22 May 2015 17:30:00 +0000 166981 at http://atwonline.com Video clip: MSNBC news program looks at the Gulf carrier subsidies dispute http://atwonline.com/blog/video-clip-msnbc-news-program-looks-gulf-carrier-subsidies-dispute <div class="node-body blog-body">US TV station MSNBC’s Road Map program ran a 10-minute segment this morning looking at the US versus Gulf carrier dispute.</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/video-clip-msnbc-news-program-looks-gulf-carrier-subsidies-dispute" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/blog/video-clip-msnbc-news-program-looks-gulf-carrier-subsidies-dispute#comments Airlines Blogs Open Skies Regulation Airports & Routes American Delta Emirates Etihad gulf carrier MSNBC Qatar subsidy United ATW Editor&#039;s Blog Wed, 20 May 2015 22:38:00 +0000 166701 at 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