Associations http://atwonline.com/taxonomy/term/7391/more en A4A: Industry average margin 5% in 1H http://atwonline.com/airlines/a4a-industry-average-margin-5-1h <div class="node-body article-body">Airlines for America (A4A) said that, although extreme weather in the first quarter of this year almost derailed financial results, the airline industry overall reported a profit in the first half of 2014.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/airlines/a4a-industry-average-margin-5-1h" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/airlines/a4a-industry-average-margin-5-1h#comments Airlines Associations Daily News A4A Airlines for America Fri, 22 Aug 2014 20:35:00 +0000 136391 at http://atwonline.com IATA seeks to eliminate check-in process http://atwonline.com/associations/iata-seeks-eliminate-check-process <div class="node-body article-body">IATA has launched a project to evaluate whether the check-in process is redundant, although it acknowledges the change won’t be easy to implement.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/associations/iata-seeks-eliminate-check-process" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/associations/iata-seeks-eliminate-check-process#comments Associations Daily News Airports & Routes ATW Plus check-in European Commission home bag tag printing IATA Paul Behan Simplifying the Business Mon, 11 Aug 2014 20:48:00 +0000 135171 at http://atwonline.com <p>London Heathrow T2 self check-in</p> By Kurt Hofmann IATA welcomes US DOT final approval of Resolution 787 http://atwonline.com/it-distribution/iata-welcomes-us-dot-final-approval-resolution-787 <div class="node-body article-body">IATA said it has welcomed the decision by the US Department of Transportation (DOT) to grant final approval of Resolution 787, the foundation document for the New Distribution Capability (NDC). </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/it-distribution/iata-welcomes-us-dot-final-approval-resolution-787" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/it-distribution/iata-welcomes-us-dot-final-approval-resolution-787#comments Associations IT & Distribution Daily News IATA NDC New Distribution Capability Open Allies for Airfare Transparency Resolution 787 Tony Tyler US Department of Transportation Thu, 07 Aug 2014 19:52:00 +0000 134891 at http://atwonline.com IATA: Air passenger traffic up 5.9% at mid-year, despite travel risks http://atwonline.com/finance-data/iata-air-passenger-traffic-59-mid-year-despite-travel-risks <div class="node-body article-body">Worldwide air passenger traffic increased 4.7% in June, down 1.5 point from May’s 6.2% growth, according to IATA’s June Air Passenger Market Analysis report. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/finance-data/iata-air-passenger-traffic-59-mid-year-despite-travel-risks" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/finance-data/iata-air-passenger-traffic-59-mid-year-despite-travel-risks#comments Associations Finance & Data Daily News air passenger market IATA Tony Tyler Thu, 07 Aug 2014 19:27:00 +0000 134801 at http://atwonline.com IATA: Air freight up 4.1% in 1H http://atwonline.com/finance-data/iata-air-freight-41-1h <div class="node-body article-body">At the 2014 half-year mark, global air freight markets registered a combined 4.1% increase in volume compared with the same period in 2013, according to IATA’s June air freight market analysis.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/finance-data/iata-air-freight-41-1h" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/finance-data/iata-air-freight-41-1h#comments Associations Finance & Data Daily News global air freight markets IATA Tony Tyler Tue, 05 Aug 2014 19:34:00 +0000 134611 at http://atwonline.com IATA: May jump in global premium traffic http://atwonline.com/finance-data/iata-may-jump-global-premium-traffic <div class="node-body article-body">Premium passenger traffic worldwide grew 6.5% year-over-year in May, exceeding April’s 3.8% growth performance and besting May 2013’s premium travel growth rate by 4.5 points, according to IATA’s May Premium Traffic Monitor.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/finance-data/iata-may-jump-global-premium-traffic" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/finance-data/iata-may-jump-global-premium-traffic#comments Associations Finance & Data Daily News economy traffic IATA premium traffic Fri, 01 Aug 2014 19:52:00 +0000 134401 at http://atwonline.com IATA calls on Maduro to repatriate airline revenues from Venezuela http://atwonline.com/associations/iata-calls-maduro-repatriate-airline-revenues-venezuela <div class="node-body article-body">IATA has sent its fourth letter to Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro to allow airlines to repatriate funds, now estimated to be $4.1 billion, at the original exchange rate.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/associations/iata-calls-maduro-repatriate-airline-revenues-venezuela" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/associations/iata-calls-maduro-repatriate-airline-revenues-venezuela#comments Associations Daily News Delta Air Lines IATA Tony Tyler Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro Mon, 28 Jul 2014 20:36:00 +0000 133681 at http://atwonline.com Editorial - A Trust Broken http://atwonline.com/editorial/editorial-trust-broken <div class="node-body article-body">The terrible irony of the shooting down of flight MH17, a Malaysia Airlines Boeing 777-200 with 298 people on board, is that in this, the 100th anniversary year of commercial air transportation, modern airliners and engines have never been safer or more reliable than they are today. And yet, within the space of six months, two Boeing 777s have been lost along with the lives of almost 530 passengers and crew. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/editorial/editorial-trust-broken" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/editorial/editorial-trust-broken#comments Airlines Associations Editorial ATW Plus Eurocontrol IATA ICAO Malaysia Airlines MH17 MH370 Mon, 28 Jul 2014 17:54:00 +0000 133541 at http://atwonline.com IATA chief: MH17 was an attack against the air transport system http://atwonline.com/blog/iata-chief-mh17-was-attack-against-air-transport-system <div class="node-body blog-body">IATA CEO and director general Tony Tyler has expressed outrage at the shooting down of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17, saying the 298 passengers and crew on board the Boeing 777 were “victims of a hideous crime.”</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/blog/iata-chief-mh17-was-attack-against-air-transport-system" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/blog/iata-chief-mh17-was-attack-against-air-transport-system#comments Air Traffic Management Airframes Airlines Associations Regulation Security Daily News MRO 777 Boeing IATA ICAO Malaysia Airlines MH17 Tony Tyler Tue, 22 Jul 2014 20:47:00 +0000 132681 at http://atwonline.com Airlines can take the high road on MH17 via airshow boycott http://atwonline.com/blog/airlines-can-take-high-road-mh17-airshow-boycott <div class="node-body blog-body">If, as now seems likely, Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 and the 295 people on board were casualties of war, then this is tragically not the first time. But it should be the last. One outcome of this crash will likely be scrutiny of who determines and governs those airspace routes that are deemed unsafe for commercial airliners. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/atw-editors-blog-0">ATW Editor&#039;s Blog</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/blog/airlines-can-take-high-road-mh17-airshow-boycott" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/blog/airlines-can-take-high-road-mh17-airshow-boycott#comments Airlines Associations Regulation Safety Operations Opinions 777 : Malaysia Airlines Boeing Farnborough IATA ICAO MH17 MH370 ATW Editor&#039;s Blog Fri, 18 Jul 2014 15:38:00 +0000 132551 at http://atwonline.com