Associations http://atwonline.com/taxonomy/term/7391/more en NATCA president: FAA falling behind on ATC technology http://atwonline.com/associations/natca-president-faa-falling-behind-atc-technology <div class="node-body article-body">FAA is stuck in “a vicious cycle” of deploying new air traffic control (ATC) technology so slowly that it becomes outdated by the time the technology is actually in use, NATCA president Paul Rinaldi said Aug. 24.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/associations/natca-president-faa-falling-behind-atc-technology" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/associations/natca-president-faa-falling-behind-atc-technology#comments Associations Daily News ATW On-Location Wed, 24 Aug 2016 16:41:00 +0000 221571 at http://atwonline.com <p>NATCA president Paul Rinaldi</p> ALPA Industry groups call for increased Asia-Pacific development http://atwonline.com/associations/industry-groups-call-increased-asia-pacific-development <div class="node-body article-body">Asia-Pacific aviation organizations have called for greater governmental investment and involvement across the region to support rising industry growth rates. </div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/associations/industry-groups-call-increased-asia-pacific-development" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/associations/industry-groups-call-increased-asia-pacific-development#comments Associations Daily News ATW Plus Fri, 22 Jul 2016 17:32:00 +0000 218391 at http://atwonline.com Aegean Airlines and TAP Portugal join Airlines for Europe http://atwonline.com/associations/aegean-airlines-and-tap-portugal-join-airlines-europe <div class="node-body article-body">Greek carrier Aegean Airlines and Portuguese flag carrier TAP Portugal have become the latest airlines to join lobby group Airlines for Europe (A4E).</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/associations/aegean-airlines-and-tap-portugal-join-airlines-europe" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/associations/aegean-airlines-and-tap-portugal-join-airlines-europe#comments Associations Daily News ATW Plus Tue, 05 Jul 2016 13:31:00 +0000 215501 at http://atwonline.com IATA warns UK air passengers could decline 3%-5% by 2020 http://atwonline.com/associations/iata-warns-uk-air-passengers-could-decline-3-5-2020 <div class="node-body article-body">Following the UK’s June 23 vote to leave the European Union (EU), IATA said preliminary estimates suggest UK air passengers could decline 3%-5% by 2020, following an expected economic downturn and predicted falling British pound sterling (GBP) exchange rates. </div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/associations/iata-warns-uk-air-passengers-could-decline-3-5-2020" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/associations/iata-warns-uk-air-passengers-could-decline-3-5-2020#comments Associations Daily News ATW Plus Fri, 24 Jun 2016 21:28:00 +0000 214081 at http://atwonline.com ALTA: Caribbean tourism hindered by taxes, regulations http://atwonline.com/associations/alta-caribbean-tourism-hindered-taxes-regulations <div class="node-body article-body">The lack of air connectivity among the islands of the Caribbean remains one of the tallest barriers to unlocking the full potential of the region’s tourism market, the head of the Latin American and Caribbean Air Transport Association (ALTA) told ATW’s sister publication Aviation Daily.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/associations/alta-caribbean-tourism-hindered-taxes-regulations" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/associations/alta-caribbean-tourism-hindered-taxes-regulations#comments Associations Daily News ATW On-Location Safety ATW Plus Wed, 22 Jun 2016 17:03:00 +0000 213621 at http://atwonline.com IATA leadership transition: From TT to AdJ; al Baker, please behave http://atwonline.com/blog/iata-leadership-transition-tt-adj-al-baker-please-behave <div class="node-body blog-body">Alexandre de Juniac’s tenure as the seventh IATA director general & CEO doesn’t begin until Sept, 1, so his presence at last week’s 72nd IATA AGM in Dublin was mostly, and appropriately, low key. But remarks he made during the closing session provided some good indications of what to expect from his agenda and the tone of his leadership. </div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/blog/iata-leadership-transition-tt-adj-al-baker-please-behave" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/blog/iata-leadership-transition-tt-adj-al-baker-please-behave#comments Airlines Associations Opinions ATW Editor&#039;s Blog Fri, 10 Jun 2016 19:58:00 +0000 212361 at http://atwonline.com Spanish LCC Volotea joins Airlines for Europe http://atwonline.com/associations/spanish-lcc-volotea-joins-airlines-europe <div class="node-body article-body">Spanish low-cost carrier (LCC) Volotea has become the latest airline to join lobbying group Airlines for Europe (A4E).</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/associations/spanish-lcc-volotea-joins-airlines-europe" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/associations/spanish-lcc-volotea-joins-airlines-europe#comments Associations Daily News ATW Plus Mon, 02 May 2016 19:11:00 +0000 207031 at http://atwonline.com Volotea UK leisure carrier Jet2 joins Airlines for Europe http://atwonline.com/associations/uk-leisure-carrier-jet2-joins-airlines-europe <div class="node-body article-body">Lobby group Airlines for Europe (A4E) has announced its latest new member, UK-based leisure operator Jet2.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/associations/uk-leisure-carrier-jet2-joins-airlines-europe" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/associations/uk-leisure-carrier-jet2-joins-airlines-europe#comments Associations Daily News ATW Plus Fri, 22 Apr 2016 17:50:00 +0000 205851 at http://atwonline.com <p>Jet2 737-300</p> Nigel Howarth Borajet and Nordic Regional Airlines join ERA http://atwonline.com/associations/borajet-and-nordic-regional-airlines-join-era <div class="node-body article-body">Istanbul-based regional Borajet Airlines and Helsinki-based Nordic Regional Airlines (Norra) have joined the European Regions Airline Association (ERA).</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/associations/borajet-and-nordic-regional-airlines-join-era" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/associations/borajet-and-nordic-regional-airlines-join-era#comments Associations Daily News ATW Plus Tue, 19 Apr 2016 14:44:00 +0000 205071 at http://atwonline.com IATA’s Tyler calls on aviation to get better at communicating http://atwonline.com/airlines/iata-s-tyler-calls-aviation-get-better-communicating <div class="node-body article-body">The commercial aviation industry has become much more adept in a changing operational environment at ensuring public confidence, but faces ongoing communications challenges, IATA DG and CEO Tony Tyler told the IATA Ops Conference in Copenhagen.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/airlines/iata-s-tyler-calls-aviation-get-better-communicating" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/airlines/iata-s-tyler-calls-aviation-get-better-communicating#comments Air Traffic Management Airlines Associations Daily News ATW On-Location ATW Plus Mon, 18 Apr 2016 18:41:00 +0000 204971 at http://atwonline.com <p>IATA&nbsp;DG and CEO Tony Tyler</p> IATA