Aeropolitics en Regional Airline Association appoints new president <div class="node-body article-body">On Aug. 28, Faye Malarkey Black was appointed president of the Washington, DC-based Regional Airline Association (RAA). </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Associations Labor Daily News Cape Air Faye Malarkey Black pilot shortage RAA Regional Airline Association Fri, 28 Aug 2015 19:34:00 +0000 178111 at <p>Faye Black, RAA</p> RAA Wanted: New IATA DG; must travel - French & guitar skills an advantage <div class="node-body blog-body">The biggest question from today’s news that Tony Tyler will retire next year from his position as IATA director general is, who will succeed him?</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="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Airlines Associations Blogs Government Affairs IATA Tony Tyler ATW Editor&#039;s Blog Fri, 28 Aug 2015 18:42:00 +0000 178101 at <p>credit: IATA</p> Philippine Airlines voices concerns about UAE air treaty talks <div class="node-body article-body">Philippine Airlines (PAL) says it is apprehensive about the ongoing air services negotiations between the Philippines and the United Arab Emirates (UAE), echoing concerns raised by some US carriers about what it describes as “the unfair practices of UAE carriers”.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Airlines Finance & Data Open Skies Daily News Airports & Routes ATW Plus Manila open skies PAL Philippine Airlines UAE United Arab Emirates Fri, 28 Aug 2015 17:28:00 +0000 178081 at Tyler to retire from IATA next year <div class="node-body article-body">IATA CEO and director general Tony Tyler will retire in June 2016 after serving five years in the position. Tyler’s retirement was announced Aug. 28 and the search for his successor has begun. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Airlines Associations Government Affairs Daily News Fri, 28 Aug 2015 15:02:00 +0000 178011 at <p>Tony Tyler</p> IATA Pacific Rim ANSPs implement 14-minute oceanic flight tracking <div class="node-body article-body">Pacific Rim air navigation services providers (ANSPs) Airservices Australia, Airways New Zealand and FAA are now using Automatic Dependent Surveillance-Contract (ADS-C) technology to track aircraft across the Pacific Ocean every 14 minutes. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Air Traffic Management Airlines Regulation Daily News Safety ADS-C Airservices Australia Airways New Zealand ANSPs Automatic Dependent Surveillance-Contract FAA Pacific Rim Thu, 27 Aug 2015 16:51:00 +0000 177931 at Ryanair to appeal UK complaints-time allowance decision <div class="node-body article-body">Ryanair will contest a ruling by a UK court that extends the time in which passengers can submit a compensation claim for a delayed or canceled flight from two to six years.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Airlines Regulation Daily News Ryanair Wed, 26 Aug 2015 17:09:00 +0000 177801 at Changi vortex study to examine separation intervals <div class="node-body article-body">Aviation authorities in Asia and Europe are to conduct a joint study into wake turbulence to determine whether the distances between aircraft can be reduced while maintaining safety standards.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Regulation Daily News Safety CAAS Changi EASA Singapore turbulence Wed, 26 Aug 2015 16:29:00 +0000 177791 at Subsidized Russian Far East routes fly more than 300K pax <div class="node-body article-body">Russian airlines have carried 306,000 passengers since spring on routes between the Russian Far East and other parts of the country under a government subsidy program, according to Russian figures released this week.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Airlines Government Affairs Daily News Airports & Routes Aeroflot Alrosa Ikar NordStar Orenair S7 Airlines subsidy Transaero Ural Airlines UTair VIM Avia Yakutia Tue, 25 Aug 2015 16:13:00 +0000 177611 at Qantas to pull out of Jetstar Hong Kong <div class="node-body article-body">"From a Qantas perspective, we won't be investing any more funds in this airline," Joyce said.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Airlines Associations Finance & Data Daily News Alan Joyce China Eastern Jetstar Hong Kong Shun Tak Holdings Tue, 25 Aug 2015 12:29:00 +0000 177571 at Australia approves China Eastern-Qantas tie-up <div class="node-body article-body">Australia’s Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) has dropped its previous opposition against China Eastern’s planned alliance with Qantas, giving the carriers the green light to coordinate pricing and scheduling.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Airlines Regulation Daily News Airports & Routes China Eastern Melbourne Qantas Shanghai Sydney Mon, 24 Aug 2015 19:17:00 +0000 177551 at