Associations http://atwonline.com/taxonomy/term/7391/more en IATA: February air cargo capitalizes on US West Coast port stagnation http://atwonline.com/finance-data/iata-february-air-cargo-capitalizes-us-west-coast-port-stagnation <div class="node-body article-body">The worldwide air freight market saw an impressive but temporary spike in February, as collective cargo volumes jumped 11.7% year-over-year (YOY), up 8.5 points from January, according to IATA’s February Air Freight Market Analysis. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/finance-data/iata-february-air-cargo-capitalizes-us-west-coast-port-stagnation" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/finance-data/iata-february-air-cargo-capitalizes-us-west-coast-port-stagnation#comments Associations Finance & Data Daily News air cargo air freight air freight market analysis IATA Tony Tyler Mon, 20 Apr 2015 19:15:00 +0000 162981 at http://atwonline.com IATA: February holidays in Asia, Brazil boost passenger traffic rise http://atwonline.com/finance-data/iata-february-holidays-asia-brazil-boost-passenger-traffic-rise <div class="node-body article-body">Air passenger traffic increased 6.2% year-over-year (YOY) worldwide in February—a significant improvement over January’s 4.5% YOY growth—according to IATA’s February Air Passenger Market Analysis report. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/finance-data/iata-february-holidays-asia-brazil-boost-passenger-traffic-rise" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/finance-data/iata-february-holidays-asia-brazil-boost-passenger-traffic-rise#comments Associations Finance & Data Daily News Air Passenger Market Analysis Germanwings IATA Tony Tyler Fri, 17 Apr 2015 19:15:00 +0000 162891 at http://atwonline.com IATA launches voluntary standard safety assessment http://atwonline.com/safety/iata-launches-voluntary-standard-safety-assessment <div class="node-body article-body">IATA has launched a new Standard Safety Assessment (ISSA) program for airlines not eligible for the IATA Operational Safety Audit (IOSA). </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/safety/iata-launches-voluntary-standard-safety-assessment" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/safety/iata-launches-voluntary-standard-safety-assessment#comments Associations Daily News Safety IATA ICAO IOSA ISSA Operational Safety Audit Standard Safety Assessment Tony Tyler Tue, 14 Apr 2015 20:10:00 +0000 162291 at http://atwonline.com Tony Tyler: Germanwings probe ‘shouldn’t set a precedent’ http://atwonline.com/associations/tony-tyler-germanwings-probe-shouldn-t-set-precedent <div class="node-body article-body">While not criticizing French authorities for their handling of the Germanwings flight 4U9525 investigation, IATA DG and CEO Tony Tyler said it has been “highly unusual” and “shouldn’t set a precedent for the future.”</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/associations/tony-tyler-germanwings-probe-shouldn-t-set-precedent" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/associations/tony-tyler-germanwings-probe-shouldn-t-set-precedent#comments Airlines Associations Daily News Safety Trade Shows & Conferences ATW Plus cockpit crash flight 4U9525 Germanwings IATA pilots safety Tony Tyler Wed, 08 Apr 2015 16:29:00 +0000 161711 at http://atwonline.com <p>IATA DG and CEO Tony Tyler</p> Courtesy, IATA IATA: Germanwings crash is an ‘unthinkable tragedy’ http://atwonline.com/associations/iata-germanwings-crash-unthinkable-tragedy <div class="node-body article-body">IATA DG and CEO Tony Tyler has described the Germanwings accident as an “unthinkable tragedy” and stressed the importance of a full and complete investigation.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/associations/iata-germanwings-crash-unthinkable-tragedy" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/associations/iata-germanwings-crash-unthinkable-tragedy#comments Airlines Associations Daily News Safety 4U 9525 A320 accident Airbus crash crew Germanwings IATA security Tony Tyler Fri, 27 Mar 2015 17:57:00 +0000 160671 at http://atwonline.com <p>French gendarmes and investigators work in the scattered debris of Germanwings Airbus A320.</p> ANNE-CHRISTINE POUJOULAT/AFP/Getty Images IATA: Economy class continues to shoulder monthly traffic growth http://atwonline.com/finance-data/iata-economy-class-continues-shoulder-monthly-traffic-growth <div class="node-body article-body">Global combined premium and economy international traffic increased 3.7% year-over-year (YOY) in January, with economy class traffic providing the bulk of the month’s growth, according to IATA’s January Premium Traffic Monitor. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/finance-data/iata-economy-class-continues-shoulder-monthly-traffic-growth" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/finance-data/iata-economy-class-continues-shoulder-monthly-traffic-growth#comments Associations Finance & Data Daily News business class economy traffic first class IATA premium traffic Fri, 27 Mar 2015 16:32:00 +0000 160651 at http://atwonline.com EASA eyes ground service handling rules, sharing among state CAA staffs http://atwonline.com/regulation/easa-eyes-ground-service-handling-rules-sharing-among-state-caa-staffs <div class="node-body article-body">Europe’s aviation regulations may expand to cover ground handling service providers and could permit countries to pool resources for highly technical tasks like certification and continued airworthiness, a European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) opinion on how its rules should evolve suggests.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/regulation/easa-eyes-ground-service-handling-rules-sharing-among-state-caa-staffs" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/regulation/easa-eyes-ground-service-handling-rules-sharing-among-state-caa-staffs#comments Associations Regulation Daily News ATW Plus EASA European Aviation Safety Agency European Commission ground handling service providers Patrick Ky Tue, 17 Mar 2015 12:06:00 +0000 159271 at http://atwonline.com IATA urges greater safety focus in Indonesia http://atwonline.com/associations/iata-urges-greater-safety-focus-indonesia <div class="node-body article-body">Improving its safety record must be the top priority for the Indonesian aviation industry, according to IATA.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/associations/iata-urges-greater-safety-focus-indonesia" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/associations/iata-urges-greater-safety-focus-indonesia#comments Airlines Associations Daily News Safety ATW Plus IATA IATA Operational Safety Audit Indonesia Soekarno-Hatta International Airport Tony Tyler Fri, 13 Mar 2015 19:55:00 +0000 159131 at http://atwonline.com US Senate unanimously confirms Christopher Hart as NTSB chairman http://atwonline.com/people/us-senate-unanimously-confirms-christopher-hart-ntsb-chairman <div class="node-body article-body">The US Senate has unanimously confirmed Christopher Hart as the new chairman of the National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) by a 97-0 vote. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/people/us-senate-unanimously-confirms-christopher-hart-ntsb-chairman" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/people/us-senate-unanimously-confirms-christopher-hart-ntsb-chairman#comments Associations Daily News People Asiana Airlines Flight 214 ATW Plus Christopher Hart Deborah Hersman National Transportation Safety Board NTSB President Barack Obama Thu, 12 Mar 2015 19:38:00 +0000 158961 at http://atwonline.com <p>Christopher Hart</p> Courtesy, NTSB ICAO appoints new Secretary General http://atwonline.com/people/icao-appoints-new-secretary-general <div class="node-body article-body">ICAO has appointed Dr. Fang Liu of China as its new Secretary General for a three-year term, beginning Aug. 1. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/people/icao-appoints-new-secretary-general" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/people/icao-appoints-new-secretary-general#comments Associations Daily News People ATW Plus Dr. Fang Liu ICAO Secretary General Wed, 11 Mar 2015 19:13:00 +0000 158771 at http://atwonline.com <p>ICAO newly appointed Secretary General Dr. Fang Liu</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> Courtesy, ICAO