Aeropolitics http://atwonline.com/taxonomy/term/7387/more en Shuster ATC bill to benefit remote towers http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-control/shuster-atc-bill-benefit-remote-towers <div class="node-body article-body">The FAA reauthorization bill introduced Feb. 3 by Rep. Bill Shuster (R-Pennsylvania), chairman of the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee, will put FAA in charge of demonstrating remote tower technologies at seven airports in a pilot program that would be launched within six months. of the bill’s passage. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-control/shuster-atc-bill-benefit-remote-towers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-control/shuster-atc-bill-benefit-remote-towers#comments Air Traffic Control Government Affairs Daily News air traffic control AIRR ATW Plus Aviation Innovation Bill Shuster FAA Frequentis Kongsberg Reform and Reauthorization Act remote tower Saab Searidge Technologies Fri, 05 Feb 2016 22:09:00 +0000 196511 at http://atwonline.com IATA: Passenger traffic rose 6.5% in 2015; air cargo stalled, up 2.2% http://atwonline.com/finance-data/iata-passenger-traffic-rose-65-2015-air-cargo-stalled-22 <div class="node-body article-body">Global air passenger traffic was up 6.5% year-over-year (YOY) in 2015, the fastest pace in five years, according to IATA’s Air Passenger Market Analysis. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/finance-data/iata-passenger-traffic-rose-65-2015-air-cargo-stalled-22" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/finance-data/iata-passenger-traffic-rose-65-2015-air-cargo-stalled-22#comments Airlines Associations Finance & Data Daily News air cargo air freight air passenger market IATA Tony Tyler Fri, 05 Feb 2016 15:45:00 +0000 196431 at http://atwonline.com Norwegian US routes issue to top US-EU meeting in April http://atwonline.com/open-skies/norwegian-us-routes-issue-top-us-eu-meeting-april <div class="node-body article-body">Norwegian Air International’s (NAI) pending application for permission to serve the US will be on the agenda at the next US-European Union aviation meeting, in April in Washington DC.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/open-skies/norwegian-us-routes-issue-top-us-eu-meeting-april" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/open-skies/norwegian-us-routes-issue-top-us-eu-meeting-april#comments Airlines Open Skies Daily News Department of Transportation Gatwick Airport NAI Norwegian Air International Norwegian UK open skies Stewart Wingate Thu, 04 Feb 2016 14:37:00 +0000 196261 at http://atwonline.com <p>Norwegian 787-8 at Los Angeles International Airport</p> Rob Finlayson US airlines back Shuster’s ATC plan, but opposition mounts http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-control/us-airlines-back-shuster-s-atc-plan-opposition-mounts <div class="node-body article-body">US airlines—minus Delta Air Lines—quickly lined up behind a proposal to separate US air traffic control (ATC) from FAA, but others, including the Air Line Pilots Association (ALPA), expressed misgivings.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-control/us-airlines-back-shuster-s-atc-plan-opposition-mounts" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-control/us-airlines-back-shuster-s-atc-plan-opposition-mounts#comments Air Traffic Control Airlines Associations Government Affairs Daily News Air Line Pilots Association air traffic control Airlines for America ALPA ATC ATC privatization ATC reform Bill Shuster FAA reauthorization Wed, 03 Feb 2016 21:58:00 +0000 196241 at http://atwonline.com Russia, Cyprus liberalize bilateral rules http://atwonline.com/open-skies/russia-cyprus-liberalize-bilateral-rules <div class="node-body article-body">Russia and Cyprus have agreed to remove “all the limitations on the number of designated airlines of both sides on agreed routes” between the countries. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/open-skies/russia-cyprus-liberalize-bilateral-rules" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/open-skies/russia-cyprus-liberalize-bilateral-rules#comments Open Skies Daily News Antonis Lemesianos bilateral agreement Cyprus Airways Wizz Air Wed, 03 Feb 2016 19:55:00 +0000 196201 at http://atwonline.com TSA seeks to partner with airlines to test new security procedures http://atwonline.com/security/tsa-seeks-partner-airlines-test-new-security-procedures <div class="node-body article-body">Acknowledging that passenger throughput at US airport security checkpoints has slowed slightly in recent months, Transportation Security Administration (TSA) head Peter Neffenger said he’s eager to collaborate with airlines and airports to test new, innovative security procedures.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/security/tsa-seeks-partner-airlines-test-new-security-procedures" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/security/tsa-seeks-partner-airlines-test-new-security-procedures#comments Security Daily News Peter Neffenger Transportation Security Administration TSA Wed, 03 Feb 2016 19:44:00 +0000 196191 at http://atwonline.com <p>Transportation Security Administration head Peter Neffenger</p> TSA Shuster proposes FAA reauthorization bill removing ATC from FAA http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-control/shuster-proposes-faa-reauthorization-bill-removing-atc-faa <div class="node-body article-body">US House of Representatives Transportation and Infrastructure Committee chairman Bill Shuster (R-Pennsylvania) has proposed legislation that would remove the operation and management of US air traffic control (ATC) from FAA.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-control/shuster-proposes-faa-reauthorization-bill-removing-atc-faa" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-control/shuster-proposes-faa-reauthorization-bill-removing-atc-faa#comments Air Traffic Control Government Affairs Daily News air traffic control ATC ATC privatization ATC reform Bill Shuster FAA reauthorization Wed, 03 Feb 2016 17:10:00 +0000 196151 at http://atwonline.com <p>NAV Canada controllers at dusk</p> NAV Canada EASA seeks views on two-people-in-the-cockpit policy http://atwonline.com/safety/easa-seeks-views-two-people-cockpit-policy <div class="node-body article-body">EASA has launched an online survey to assess the effectiveness of maintaining two people in the cockpit during flight, as recommended in the wake of the Germanwings tragedy.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/safety/easa-seeks-views-two-people-cockpit-policy" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/safety/easa-seeks-views-two-people-cockpit-policy#comments Airlines Regulation Security Daily News Safety cockpit EASA Germanwings Tue, 02 Feb 2016 15:09:00 +0000 195981 at http://atwonline.com Korea to overhaul LCC safety guidelines http://atwonline.com/regulation/korea-overhaul-lcc-safety-guidelines <div class="node-body article-body">The South Korean Ministry of Land, Infrastructure and Transport (MLIT) has outlined a set of new safety guidelines requiring all low-cost carriers (LCCs) to employ six sets of pilots, and 12 type-certified mechanics for each of the aircraft in its fleet. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/regulation/korea-overhaul-lcc-safety-guidelines" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/regulation/korea-overhaul-lcc-safety-guidelines#comments Airlines Regulation Daily News Safety Infrastructure and Transport Jeju Air Jin Air Korean low-cost carriers Korean Ministry of Land MLIT safety guidelines Tue, 02 Feb 2016 14:18:00 +0000 195961 at http://atwonline.com ALPA: Congress should mandate online training for UAV operators http://atwonline.com/regulation/alpa-congress-should-mandate-online-training-uav-operators <div class="node-body article-body">The Air Line Pilots Association (ALPA) wants Congress to mandate that small unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) owners pass an online training course before being allowed to operate their devices.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/regulation/alpa-congress-should-mandate-online-training-uav-operators" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/regulation/alpa-congress-should-mandate-online-training-uav-operators#comments Associations Regulation Daily News Technology ALPA drone FAA Tim Canoll UAS UAV unmanned aerial vehicle unmanned aircraft system Mon, 01 Feb 2016 19:38:00 +0000 195901 at http://atwonline.com