Daily News http://atwonline.com/taxonomy/term/7388/more en American hurt by Venezuela exposure, but posts record quarterly profit http://atwonline.com/airframes/american-hurt-venezuela-exposure-posts-record-quarterly-profit <div class="node-body article-body">American Airlines, which has the most exposure to Venezuela of any US carrier, expects the country’s economic travails to result in a 2%-4% decrease in the carrier’s system-wide fourth-quarter unit revenue.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/airframes/american-hurt-venezuela-exposure-posts-record-quarterly-profit" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/airframes/american-hurt-venezuela-exposure-posts-record-quarterly-profit#comments Airframes Airlines Daily News American Airlines ATW Plus Doug Parker earnings net profit Scott Kirby third quarter US Airways Venezuela Fri, 24 Oct 2014 21:14:00 +0000 143521 at http://atwonline.com Alaska Airlines reaping benefits from 737-900ERs replacing 737-400s http://atwonline.com/airframes/alaska-airlines-reaping-benefits-737-900ers-replacing-737-400s <div class="node-body article-body">Alaska Airlines added 8% in capacity year-over-year in the third quarter, but most of the increase was due to replacing smaller aircraft with larger ones and adding seats to existing fleets, the carrier’s executives said in a conference call with analysts this week.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/airframes/alaska-airlines-reaping-benefits-737-900ers-replacing-737-400s" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/airframes/alaska-airlines-reaping-benefits-737-900ers-replacing-737-400s#comments Airframes Airlines Daily News Alaska Airlines ATW Plus Boeing 737-900ER earnings third quarter Fri, 24 Oct 2014 21:08:00 +0000 143511 at http://atwonline.com Turkish carriers gain open access to Sochi http://atwonline.com/airlines/turkish-carriers-gain-open-access-sochi <div class="node-body article-body">Russian aviation authorities have removed all restrictions for Turkish carriers on service to Sochi International Airport for the next three IATA seasons. The move is part of the Russian government’s plan to recoup the investment on airport renovations to prepare for last year’s 2014 Winter Olympics.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/airlines/turkish-carriers-gain-open-access-sochi" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/airlines/turkish-carriers-gain-open-access-sochi#comments Airlines Open Skies Daily News Airports & Routes Atatürk Airport IATA open skies Rosaviatsia Sabiha Gökçen Airport Sochi International Airport Turkish Airlines Fri, 24 Oct 2014 21:06:00 +0000 143501 at http://atwonline.com Lufthansa to outsource IT services to IBM in restructuring move http://atwonline.com/airlines/lufthansa-outsource-it-services-ibm-restructuring-move <div class="node-body article-body"> Deutsche Lufthansa is realigning its IT activities and will enter into a seven-year partnership with IBM, which it expects will reduce its IT infrastructure costs by at least €70 million ($89.4 million) per year.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/airlines/lufthansa-outsource-it-services-ibm-restructuring-move" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/airlines/lufthansa-outsource-it-services-ibm-restructuring-move#comments Airlines IT & Distribution Daily News Airline Solutions and Industry Solutions Deutsche Lufthansa AG IBM IT Lufthansa Group Fri, 24 Oct 2014 21:03:00 +0000 143491 at http://atwonline.com Southwest, IAM workers reach tentative agreement http://atwonline.com/airlines/southwest-iam-workers-reach-tentative-agreement <div class="node-body article-body">Southwest Airlines and the International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers (IAM)—representing the carrier’s approximately 6,000 customer service agents and customer support and services representatives—have reached a tentative agreement for a new four-year contract. The current contract became amendable in October 2012.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/airlines/southwest-iam-workers-reach-tentative-agreement" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/airlines/southwest-iam-workers-reach-tentative-agreement#comments Airlines Labor Daily News IAM tentative agreement International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers labor Southwest Airlines Fri, 24 Oct 2014 21:00:00 +0000 143481 at http://atwonline.com Etihad signs two-month Aventus NowCast evaluation agreement http://atwonline.com/airlines/etihad-signs-two-month-aventus-nowcast-evaluation-agreement <div class="node-body article-body">Etihad Airways has signed a commercial agreement with Swedish digital air traffic management products supplier AVTECH to implement its Aventus NowCast Descent service for Etihad's operations into London Heathrow, Abu Dhabi and Jakarta airports.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/airlines/etihad-signs-two-month-aventus-nowcast-evaluation-agreement" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/airlines/etihad-signs-two-month-aventus-nowcast-evaluation-agreement#comments Air Traffic Control Airlines Daily News Airline Solutions and Industry Solutions AVTECH Etihad flight management systems London Heathrow Airpport NowCast Fri, 24 Oct 2014 20:58:00 +0000 143471 at http://atwonline.com BTS: August US airlines job report shows monthly loss, 1% yearly gain http://atwonline.com/airlines/bts-august-us-airlines-job-report-shows-monthly-loss-1-yearly-gain <div class="node-body article-body">US scheduled passenger airlines posted a full-time-equivalent (FTE) employee count of 384,478 personnel in August, up just 1% year-over-year, according to the US Department of Transportation’s Bureau of Transportation Statistics (BTS).</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/airlines/bts-august-us-airlines-job-report-shows-monthly-loss-1-yearly-gain" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/airlines/bts-august-us-airlines-job-report-shows-monthly-loss-1-yearly-gain#comments Airlines Labor Daily News Alaska Airlines Allegiant Air American Airlines BTS Bureau of Transportation statistics Delta Air Lines Department of Transportation Frontier FTE Full-time-equivalent employment Hawaiian Airlines Spirit United Airlines US Airways Virgin Ame Fri, 24 Oct 2014 20:55:00 +0000 143461 at http://atwonline.com Airline Routes http://atwonline.com/airports-routes/airline-routes-44 <div class="node-body article-body">Airline Routes</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/airports-routes/airline-routes-44" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/airports-routes/airline-routes-44#comments Airlines Daily News Airports & Routes American Airlines Bmi regional Brussels Airlines Finnair Transaero Fri, 24 Oct 2014 20:48:00 +0000 143451 at http://atwonline.com Royal Jordanian names flight ops director acting CEO http://atwonline.com/daily-news/royal-jordanian-names-flight-ops-director-acting-ceo <div class="node-body article-body">Royal Jordanian has named Haitham Misto as its acting president and CEO, replacing Nasser Lozi.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/daily-news/royal-jordanian-names-flight-ops-director-acting-ceo" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/daily-news/royal-jordanian-names-flight-ops-director-acting-ceo#comments Airlines Daily News People acting CEO CEO Haitham Misto Nasser Lozi Royal Jordanian Fri, 24 Oct 2014 18:38:00 +0000 143441 at http://atwonline.com Struggling Thai airlines make changes; Thai Airways to cut Johannesburg flights http://atwonline.com/daily-news/struggling-thai-airlines-make-changes-thai-airways-cut-johannesburg-flights <div class="node-body article-body">The continuing sluggish performance of Thailand’s commercial aviation industry has prompted a series of changes at Thai airlines while the nation’s military government attempts to alter the image of a country that has lost the confidence of tourists owing to ongoing political unrest.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/daily-news/struggling-thai-airlines-make-changes-thai-airways-cut-johannesburg-flights" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/daily-news/struggling-thai-airlines-make-changes-thai-airways-cut-johannesburg-flights#comments Airlines Daily News Don Mueang International Airport Nok Air NokScoot Pueannammitr Thai AirAsia Thai Airways Fri, 24 Oct 2014 18:20:00 +0000 143431 at http://atwonline.com