Airlines http://atwonline.com/taxonomy/term/7392/more en If only ATM modernization, not the Gulf carriers, was the target of this campaign http://atwonline.com/blog/if-only-atm-modernization-not-gulf-carriers-was-target-campaign <div class="node-body blog-body">A quick thought on a week that has once more seen the two sides in the US vs. Gulf carrier dispute counter-claiming and, in the case of the US coalition, touting growing support from the lawmakers, local labor groups, trade associations and authorities it has been lobbying in a grass roots campaign. These people, the Partnership for Open & Fair Skies says, now fear for the future of American aviation and American jobs. </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/if-only-atm-modernization-not-gulf-carriers-was-target-campaign" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/blog/if-only-atm-modernization-not-gulf-carriers-was-target-campaign#comments Aeropolitics Air Traffic Management Airlines Blogs Open Skies American ATM Delta Gulf carriers NextGen Open Skies subsidies United ATW Editor&#039;s Blog Fri, 22 May 2015 20:18:00 +0000 167021 at http://atwonline.com US anti-Gulf coalition claims grass roots support across US http://atwonline.com/open-skies/us-anti-gulf-coalition-claims-grass-roots-support-across-us <div class="node-body article-body">The coalition of US airlines and labor groups that is campaigning against the three major Gulf carriers has claimed broad support from US lawmakers, local chambers of commerce and local unions.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/open-skies/us-anti-gulf-coalition-claims-grass-roots-support-across-us" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/open-skies/us-anti-gulf-coalition-claims-grass-roots-support-across-us#comments Airlines Government Affairs Open Skies Daily News AEA airberlin American Delta Emirates Etihad IAG Iberia open skies partnership for fair & open skies Qatar subsidies United Fri, 22 May 2015 19:14:00 +0000 167011 at http://atwonline.com New Etihad-commissioned report dismisses excess capacity claims http://atwonline.com/aeropolitics/new-etihad-commissioned-report-dismisses-excess-capacity-claims <div class="node-body article-body">The Gulf carriers have not put excess capacity into the market, according to a report commissioned by Etihad Airways, the second white paper it has published in the ongoing dispute between the major US and Gulf carriers. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/aeropolitics/new-etihad-commissioned-report-dismisses-excess-capacity-claims" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/aeropolitics/new-etihad-commissioned-report-dismisses-excess-capacity-claims#comments Aeropolitics Airlines Open Skies Daily News Airports & Routes American Compass Lexecon Delta Edgeworth Emirates Etihad Airways Gulf carriers open skies Qatar subsidy United Fri, 22 May 2015 17:42:00 +0000 166881 at http://atwonline.com Air Lituanica halts services http://atwonline.com/finance-data/air-lituanica-halts-services <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Lithuanian carrier Air Lituanica ceased flying from noon Friday, local time. The small airline, whose website credits it with operating an Embraer E-175, an Embraer E-145 and an ATR 42 said its management had decided to stop operations.</p> <p>The final flights operated from Vilnius, the Lithuanian capital, were to Amsterdam, Tallinn and Paris. Afternoon services to Berlin, Prague, Brussels and Stockholm were canceled.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/finance-data/air-lituanica-halts-services" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/finance-data/air-lituanica-halts-services#comments Airlines Finance & Data Daily News Air Lituanica AirBaltic Martin Gauss Riga Vilnius Fri, 22 May 2015 17:41:00 +0000 166841 at http://atwonline.com <p>Air Lituanica aircraft at Tallinn Airport</p> Courtesy, Facebook British Airways tests new Heathrow approach http://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/british-airways-tests-new-heathrow-approach <div class="node-body article-body">British Airways (BA) is trialing new landing procedures at London Heathrow Airport as it seeks to minimize noise disturbance to residents on the glide path.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/british-airways-tests-new-heathrow-approach" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/british-airways-tests-new-heathrow-approach#comments Airlines Eco-Aviation Daily News Airports & Routes A380 British Airways Jonathon Counsell London Heathrow Airport noise disturbance Fri, 22 May 2015 17:40:00 +0000 166851 at http://atwonline.com <p>British Airways A380</p> By Rob Finlayson Lufthansa Group airlines used less fuel in 2014 http://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/lufthansa-group-airlines-used-less-fuel-2014 <div class="node-body article-body">Lufthansa Group’s passenger airlines operated more efficiently in 2014, using an average of 3.84 liters of kerosene in 2014, to carry a passenger 100 km, a 1.6% improvement over the previous year (2013: 3.91 l/100pkm).</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/lufthansa-group-airlines-used-less-fuel-2014" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/lufthansa-group-airlines-used-less-fuel-2014#comments Airframes Airlines Eco-Aviation Daily News 747-8 777F A350-900 Airbus Austrian Airlines Boeing Eco-Aviation fuel efficiency Germanwings Lufthansa Lufthansa Cargo MD-11 Swiss International Airlines Fri, 22 May 2015 17:37:00 +0000 166901 at http://atwonline.com <p>Lufthansa Cargo Boeing 777F</p> Courtesy, Lufthansa Cargo Reports: Turkish Airlines eyes strategic alliance with Air Malta http://atwonline.com/finance-data/reports-turkish-airlines-eyes-strategic-alliance-air-malta <div class="node-body article-body">Turkish Airlines is evaluating a strategic alliance with Air Malta, which may include a partial investment or a complete takeover of Air Malta, according to several Maltese media reports. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/finance-data/reports-turkish-airlines-eyes-strategic-alliance-air-malta" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/finance-data/reports-turkish-airlines-eyes-strategic-alliance-air-malta#comments Airlines Finance & Data Daily News Air Malta Airbus Turkish Airlines Fri, 22 May 2015 17:36:00 +0000 166911 at http://atwonline.com <p>Air Malta A320</p> Courtesy, Air Malta Korean Transport Ministry pushes for aircraft age limit http://atwonline.com/safety/korean-transport-ministry-pushes-aircraft-age-limit <div class="node-body article-body">Korea’s Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, and Transport (MLIT) is urging all Korean aircraft operators to replace or mothball all aircraft that are more than two decades old.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/safety/korean-transport-ministry-pushes-aircraft-age-limit" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/safety/korean-transport-ministry-pushes-aircraft-age-limit#comments Airframes Airlines Government Affairs Daily News Safety Air Busan Air Incheon air operator’s certificate and Transport Asiana Airlines EASA Eastar Jet and T’way Air European Aviation Safety Agency Infrastructure Jeju Air Jin Air Korean Air Korea’s Ministry of Land MLIT Fri, 22 May 2015 17:35:00 +0000 166921 at http://atwonline.com <p>Korean Air Boeing 747-400</p> By Rob Finlayson Asia-Pacific carriers see profit slump in 2014 http://atwonline.com/associations/asia-pacific-carriers-see-profit-slump-2014 <div class="node-body article-body">Airlines across the Asia Pacific region saw a significant drop in 2014 operating profits despite a slight increase in revenue, according to the Association of Asia Pacific Airlines (AAPA).</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/associations/asia-pacific-carriers-see-profit-slump-2014" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/associations/asia-pacific-carriers-see-profit-slump-2014#comments Airlines Associations Finance & Data Daily News AAPA Andrew Herdman Association of Asia Pacific Airlines Fri, 22 May 2015 17:32:00 +0000 166961 at http://atwonline.com Azul finalizes order for 30 Embraer E-195 E2 aircraft http://atwonline.com/airframes/azul-finalizes-order-30-embraer-e-195-e2-aircraft <div class="node-body article-body">Azul Brazilian Airlines has finalized an order with Embraer for 30 firm orders for the E-195 E2 jet, previously announced at the 2014 Farnborough Airshow where Azul was announced as the launch customer for the type. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/airframes/azul-finalizes-order-30-embraer-e-195-e2-aircraft" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/airframes/azul-finalizes-order-30-embraer-e-195-e2-aircraft#comments Airframes Airlines Daily News Azul Brazilian Airlines David Neeleman E-175 E2 E-190 E2 Embraer E-195 E2 Farnborough Airshow Thu, 21 May 2015 21:08:00 +0000 166711 at http://atwonline.com <p>Rendering of E-195 E2 in Azul livery</p> Courtesy, Embraer