Associations http://atwonline.com/taxonomy/term/7391/more en ALPA: FAA reauthorization needs stronger lithium battery regulations http://atwonline.com/regulation/alpa-faa-reauthorization-needs-stronger-lithium-battery-regulations <div class="node-body article-body">The Air Line Pilots Association (ALPA) had hoped the latest round of FAA reauthorization proposals would include stronger lithium battery regulations. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/regulation/alpa-faa-reauthorization-needs-stronger-lithium-battery-regulations" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/regulation/alpa-faa-reauthorization-needs-stronger-lithium-battery-regulations#comments Associations Regulation Daily News Safety Air Line Pilots Association ALPA Department of Transportation FAA reauthorization ICAO lithium ion battery Tim Canoll Wed, 10 Feb 2016 15:23:00 +0000 196801 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 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 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 IATA predicts steady profit levels for airlines in 2016 http://atwonline.com/associations/iata-predicts-steady-profit-levels-airlines-2016 <div class="node-body article-body">IATA said airlines globally can expect to see the record profit levels achieved in 2015 again this year, but with major variations across different regions.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/associations/iata-predicts-steady-profit-levels-airlines-2016" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/associations/iata-predicts-steady-profit-levels-airlines-2016#comments Airlines Associations Finance & Data Daily News airline profits Brian Pearce Ethiopian Airlines IATA Fri, 29 Jan 2016 17:07:00 +0000 195101 at http://atwonline.com Leadership Excellence Award – Tony Tyler http://atwonline.com/atw-awards/leadership-excellence-award-tony-tyler <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Tony Tyler took up the position as the sixth IATA Director General and CEO in July 2011 with the challenge of how to build further on a strong foundation. In his close to five years at the association, there is resounding agreement across the industry that his exemplary leadership has achieved just that.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/atw-awards/leadership-excellence-award-tony-tyler" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/atw-awards/leadership-excellence-award-tony-tyler#comments Associations ATW Awards ATW Leadership Excellence Award ATW Plus IATA DG Tony Tyler Thu, 28 Jan 2016 21:45:00 +0000 194931 at http://atwonline.com <p>Tony Tyler in Havana</p> Desmond Boylan Interview - IATA DG & CEO Tony Tyler http://atwonline.com/atw-awards/interview-iata-dg-ceo-tony-tyler <div class="node-body article-body"><p><strong><em>I</em></strong><strong><em>t seems to me that a signature of your leadership style at IATA is partnership. Was that a deliberate policy starting out?</em></strong></p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/atw-awards/interview-iata-dg-ceo-tony-tyler" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/atw-awards/interview-iata-dg-ceo-tony-tyler#comments Associations Interviews - Video & Print ATW Awards ATW Plus IATA DG Tony Tyler Thu, 28 Jan 2016 21:40:00 +0000 194921 at http://atwonline.com <p>Tyler</p> IATA Editorial - Association Dues http://atwonline.com/associations/editorial-association-dues <div class="field-deck"> </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The planned launch in February of A4E, a new association for some of Europe’s airlines, is notable for a number of reasons.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/associations/editorial-association-dues" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/associations/editorial-association-dues#comments Associations A4A A4E AAPA AEA EasyJet IATA Ryanair Wed, 27 Jan 2016 19:32:00 +0000 194621 at http://atwonline.com A4E airlines call on European Commission to address airport charges http://atwonline.com/associations/a4e-airlines-call-european-commission-address-airport-charges <div class="node-body article-body">The newly launched Airlines for Europe (A4E) is urging the European Commission to review its Airport Charges Directive in light of new data that shows charges at Europe’s top airports have increased 80% over the last 10 years.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/associations/a4e-airlines-call-european-commission-address-airport-charges" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/associations/a4e-airlines-call-european-commission-address-airport-charges#comments Airlines Associations Government Affairs Daily News Airports & Routes A4E airport charges directive EasyJet IAG Warwick Brady Willie Walsh Thu, 21 Jan 2016 14:27:00 +0000 193341 at http://atwonline.com European legacy, LCC carriers join forces in new A4E association http://atwonline.com/associations/european-legacy-lcc-carriers-join-forces-new-a4e-association <div class="node-body article-body">A new airline association, Airlines for Europe (A4E), was launched Jan. 20, bringing together Europe’s five largest airline groups—Air France-KLM, easyJet, International Airlines Group (IAG), Lufthansa Group and Ryanair. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/associations/european-legacy-lcc-carriers-join-forces-new-a4e-association" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/associations/european-legacy-lcc-carriers-join-forces-new-a4e-association#comments Airlines Associations Daily News A4E AEA Air France Airlines for Europe British Airways EasyJet European Commission KLM Lufthansa Ryanair Sharon Dijksma Thomas Reynaert Violeta Bulc Wed, 20 Jan 2016 21:47:00 +0000 193311 at http://atwonline.com