Aeropolitics http://atwonline.com/taxonomy/term/7387/more en Irish Civil Aviation Authority rejects NAI’s detractors’ claims http://atwonline.com/open-skies/irish-civil-aviation-authority-rejects-nai-s-detractors-claims <div class="node-body article-body">Ireland’s director general of civil aviation is the latest high-ranking official to throw his support behind Norwegian Air International’s (NAI) struggle to secure a foreign air carrier permit from the US Department of Transportation (DOT).</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/open-skies/irish-civil-aviation-authority-rejects-nai-s-detractors-claims" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/open-skies/irish-civil-aviation-authority-rejects-nai-s-detractors-claims#comments Airlines Open Skies Daily News AOC ATW Plus Department of Transportation DOT EASA EU European Aviation Safety Agency European Union foreign air carrier permit IAA ICAO Irish Aviation Authority John Fearon NAI Norwegian Air International open skies Ryanair Fri, 01 Aug 2014 13:06:00 +0000 134301 at http://atwonline.com Task force to examine airspace safety in wake of MH17 http://atwonline.com/government-affairs/task-force-examine-airspace-safety-wake-mh17 <div class="node-body article-body">ICAO, IATA and other major global aviation organizations are forming a high-level international task force of state and industry experts to look at airspace security issues raised by the shooting down of Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17 earlier this month.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/government-affairs/task-force-examine-airspace-safety-wake-mh17" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/government-affairs/task-force-examine-airspace-safety-wake-mh17#comments Airlines Government Affairs Daily News Safety 777 ACI Boeing CANSO IATA ICAO Malaysia Airlines MH17 missile Tony Tyler Tue, 29 Jul 2014 21:06:00 +0000 133961 at http://atwonline.com EC approves financial aid to LOT Polish Airlines http://atwonline.com/regulation/ec-approves-financial-aid-lot-polish-airlines <div class="node-body article-body">The European Commission (EC) has approved the provision of financial aid to LOT Polish Airlines, following a nine-month investigation. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/regulation/ec-approves-financial-aid-lot-polish-airlines" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/regulation/ec-approves-financial-aid-lot-polish-airlines#comments Airlines Regulation Daily News European Commission financial aid LOT Polish Airlines restraucturing plan Sebastian Mikosz Tue, 29 Jul 2014 20:07:00 +0000 133831 at http://atwonline.com <p>LOT Polish Airlines 787</p> Courtesy, Boeing FAA proposes $12 million civil penalty against Southwest Airlines http://atwonline.com/regulation/faa-proposes-12-million-civil-penalty-against-southwest-airlines <div class="node-body article-body">FAA announced in a press release it is proposing a $12 million civil penalty against Southwest Airlines for failing to comply with federal aviation regulations in three separate enforcement cases related to repairs on its Boeing 737s.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/regulation/faa-proposes-12-million-civil-penalty-against-southwest-airlines" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/regulation/faa-proposes-12-million-civil-penalty-against-southwest-airlines#comments Airlines Regulation Daily News civil penalty FAA Southwest Airlines Tue, 29 Jul 2014 19:58:00 +0000 133911 at http://atwonline.com Ukraine: MH17 crashed due to ‘multiple fragmentation damage caused by missile explosion’ http://atwonline.com/safety/ukraine-mh17-crashed-due-multiple-fragmentation-damage-caused-missile-explosion <div class="node-body article-body">The Malaysia Airlines (MH17) Boeing 777-200ER that crashed over Ukraine July 17, killing all 298 on board, was destroyed because of “massive explosive decompression” due to “multiple fragmentation damage caused by a missile explosion,” according to the Ukrainian Security and Defense Council.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/safety/ukraine-mh17-crashed-due-multiple-fragmentation-damage-caused-missile-explosion" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/safety/ukraine-mh17-crashed-due-multiple-fragmentation-damage-caused-missile-explosion#comments Airlines Government Affairs Daily News Safety Andriy Lyensko Boeing 777-200ER crash Malaysia Airlines MH17 Ukraine Crisis Media Center Ukrainian Security and Defense Council Mon, 28 Jul 2014 20:53:00 +0000 133521 at http://atwonline.com <p>A flower left by Jerzy Dyczynski and Angela Rudhart-Dyczynski whose daughter Fatima Dyczynski was a passenger on Malaysia Airlines flight MH17, is seen at the crash site near the Grabovo town in Donetsk, Ukraine on July 26.</p> Soner Kilinc/Anadolu Agency/Getty Images US House passes ‘Transparent Airfares’ bill aimed at overturning DOT rule http://atwonline.com/it-distribution/us-house-passes-transparent-airfares-bill-aimed-overturning-dot-rule <div class="node-body article-body">The US House of Representatives has passed a bill that would reverse a Department of Transportation (DOT) rule requiring airlines to include taxes in displayed airfares.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/it-distribution/us-house-passes-transparent-airfares-bill-aimed-overturning-dot-rule" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/it-distribution/us-house-passes-transparent-airfares-bill-aimed-overturning-dot-rule#comments Government Affairs IT & Distribution Regulation Daily News A4A airfare Airlines for America Bill Shuster Department of Transportation DOT taxes Transparent Airfares Act Transportation and Infrastructure Committee US House of Representatives Mon, 28 Jul 2014 20:49:00 +0000 133711 at http://atwonline.com IATA calls on Maduro to repatriate airline revenues from Venezuela http://atwonline.com/associations/iata-calls-maduro-repatriate-airline-revenues-venezuela <div class="node-body article-body">IATA has sent its fourth letter to Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro to allow airlines to repatriate funds, now estimated to be $4.1 billion, at the original exchange rate.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/associations/iata-calls-maduro-repatriate-airline-revenues-venezuela" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/associations/iata-calls-maduro-repatriate-airline-revenues-venezuela#comments Associations Daily News Delta Air Lines IATA Tony Tyler Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro Mon, 28 Jul 2014 20:36:00 +0000 133681 at http://atwonline.com Editorial - A Trust Broken http://atwonline.com/editorial/editorial-trust-broken <div class="node-body article-body">The terrible irony of the shooting down of flight MH17, a Malaysia Airlines Boeing 777-200 with 298 people on board, is that in this, the 100th anniversary year of commercial air transportation, modern airliners and engines have never been safer or more reliable than they are today. And yet, within the space of six months, two Boeing 777s have been lost along with the lives of almost 530 passengers and crew. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/editorial/editorial-trust-broken" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/editorial/editorial-trust-broken#comments Airlines Associations Editorial ATW Plus Eurocontrol IATA ICAO Malaysia Airlines MH17 MH370 Mon, 28 Jul 2014 17:54:00 +0000 133541 at http://atwonline.com Air Algerie MD-83 wreckage found in Mali; no survivors http://atwonline.com/safety/air-algerie-md-83-wreckage-found-mali-no-survivors <div class="node-body article-body">The wreckage of Air Algerie Flight 5017 (AH5017) has been found in a “disintegrated state” in the Gossi region of northeastern Mali, near the border of Burkina Faso, according to French President Francois Hollande.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/safety/air-algerie-md-83-wreckage-found-mali-no-survivors" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/safety/air-algerie-md-83-wreckage-found-mali-no-survivors#comments Airlines Government Affairs Daily News Safety AH5017 Air Algerie crash French President Francois Hollande GE222 Malaysia Airlines Mali MD-83 MH17 TransAsia wreckage Fri, 25 Jul 2014 19:44:00 +0000 133311 at http://atwonline.com <p>French Defence communication and audiovisual production (ECPAD) photo shows the site of the plane crash in Mali.</p> Pool/ECPAD/Anadolu Agency/Getty Images <p>French President Francois Hollande speaks about the Air Algerie plane crash at Elysee Palace in Paris, France on July 25</p> Mustafa Yalcin/Anadolu Agency/Getty Images FAA lifts ban on flights to Tel Aviv: monitors situation http://atwonline.com/security/faa-lifts-ban-flights-tel-aviv-monitors-situation <div class="node-body article-body">FAA has lifted its ban on US airline flights into and out of Tel Aviv Ben Gurion Airport that was put in place after a rocket strike near the airport Tuesday. The agency has cancelled its Notice to Airmen (NOTAM) that was first issued Tuesday and extended by another 25 hours yesterday </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/security/faa-lifts-ban-flights-tel-aviv-monitors-situation" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/security/faa-lifts-ban-flights-tel-aviv-monitors-situation#comments Airlines Regulation Security Daily News Safety Delta FAA Lufthansa Tel Aviv Thu, 24 Jul 2014 19:44:00 +0000 133181 at http://atwonline.com