News http://atwonline.com/taxonomy/term/7425/more en Table of Contents - August 2014 http://atwonline.com/airlines/table-contents-august-2014 <div class="node-body article-body"><div> <h3> <strong>On the Cover</strong></h3> </div> <p><strong>18&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Flying Into the Future</strong><br /> Embraer believes the E-Jet E2 program will take it into<br /> the next decade and beyond.<br /> <em>By Aaron Karp</em></p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/airlines/table-contents-august-2014" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/airlines/table-contents-august-2014#comments Airframes Airlines Engines ATW Plus Fri, 01 Aug 2014 18:48:00 +0000 133611 at http://atwonline.com MH17: The Unthinkable Happens http://atwonline.com/airlines/mh17-unthinkable-happens <div class="field-deck"> Within six months, one airline loses two widebodies in bizarre circumstances. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Malaysia Airlines is struggling to cope with the aftermath of the shooting down of its Boeing 777-200 aircraft 9M-MRD, operating flight MH17 out of Amsterdam’s Schiphol Airport July17.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/airlines/mh17-unthinkable-happens" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/airlines/mh17-unthinkable-happens#comments Airlines ATW Plus Malaysia Airlines MH17 Fri, 01 Aug 2014 18:31:00 +0000 133581 at http://atwonline.com Credit: Getty Images Task force to examine airspace safety in wake of MH17 http://atwonline.com/government-affairs/task-force-examine-airspace-safety-wake-mh17 <div class="node-body article-body">ICAO, IATA and other major global aviation organizations are forming a high-level international task force of state and industry experts to look at airspace security issues raised by the shooting down of Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17 earlier this month.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/government-affairs/task-force-examine-airspace-safety-wake-mh17" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/government-affairs/task-force-examine-airspace-safety-wake-mh17#comments Airlines Government Affairs Daily News Safety 777 ACI Boeing CANSO IATA ICAO Malaysia Airlines MH17 missile Tony Tyler Tue, 29 Jul 2014 21:06:00 +0000 133961 at http://atwonline.com Air Algerie cockpit voice recorder damaged on impact http://atwonline.com/safety/air-algerie-cockpit-voice-recorder-damaged-impact <div class="node-body article-body">French air accident investigators have read the flight data recorder (FDR) of the Boeing MD-83 that crashed in Mali while operating for Air Algerie, but work is continuing on the cockpit voice recorder (CVR), which was damaged on impact.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/safety/air-algerie-cockpit-voice-recorder-damaged-impact" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/safety/air-algerie-cockpit-voice-recorder-damaged-impact#comments Airlines Daily News Safety AH5017 Air Algerie BEA Bureau d'Enquêtes et d'Analyses cockpit voice recorder crash CVR FDR flight data recorder Mali Swiftair wreckage Tue, 29 Jul 2014 20:14:00 +0000 133841 at http://atwonline.com <p>Forensics experts gather evidence at the crash site of the Air Algerie AH5017 in Mali&#39;s Gossi region, on July 29.</p> SIA KAMBOU/AFP/Getty Images Airbus cancels Skymark A380 order http://atwonline.com/airframes/airbus-cancels-skymark-a380-order <div class="node-body article-body">Airbus has terminated an order for six A380s from Tokyo-based Skymark Airlines, scheduled for delivery between 2014 and 2015.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/airframes/airbus-cancels-skymark-a380-order" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/airframes/airbus-cancels-skymark-a380-order#comments Airframes Airlines Daily News Manufacturers A380 Airbus order cancellation Skymark Airlines Tue, 29 Jul 2014 20:12:00 +0000 133741 at http://atwonline.com <p>Skymark Airlines&rsquo; first A380 takes off from Toulouse to Hamburg on its maiden flight in April.</p> Courtesy, Airbus WestJet firms five more Bombardier Q400 options http://atwonline.com/airframes/westjet-firms-five-more-bombardier-q400-options <div class="node-body article-body">Calgary-based WestJet, which originally had 20 Bombardier Q400s on firm order, has converted an additional five of its 25 options into firm orders, in a deal valued at approximately $167 million based on current list prices. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/airframes/westjet-firms-five-more-bombardier-q400-options" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/airframes/westjet-firms-five-more-bombardier-q400-options#comments Airframes Airlines Daily News Bob Cummings Bombardier Q400 WestJet WestJet Encore Tue, 29 Jul 2014 20:11:00 +0000 133761 at http://atwonline.com <p>WestJet Encore Bombardier Q400</p> Courtesy, WestJet WestJet to start operating Boeing 767s in 2015; 2Q net profit up 15.9% http://atwonline.com/finance-data/westjet-start-operating-boeing-767s-2015-2q-net-profit-159 <div class="node-body article-body">Calgary-based WestJet next year will start flying Boeing 767-300ERs, the first widebody aircraft the low-cost carrier (LCC) will operate since its 1996 founding.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/finance-data/westjet-start-operating-boeing-767s-2015-2q-net-profit-159" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/finance-data/westjet-start-operating-boeing-767s-2015-2q-net-profit-159#comments Airlines Finance & Data Daily News Boeing 767-300ERs earnings Gregg Saretsky Hawaii net profit second quarter WestJet WestJet Encore widebody aircraft Tue, 29 Jul 2014 20:10:00 +0000 133791 at http://atwonline.com <p>WestJet 737-800</p> Courtesy, Boeing Spirit Airlines posts record 2Q $65 million net profit http://atwonline.com/finance-data/spirit-airlines-posts-record-2q-65-million-net-profit <div class="node-body article-body">Florida-based Spirit Airlines posted a second-quarter net profit of $64.8 million, up 54.2% year-over-year from the low-cost-carrier’s (LCC) $42.1 million net income in the 2013 June quarter. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/finance-data/spirit-airlines-posts-record-2q-65-million-net-profit" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/finance-data/spirit-airlines-posts-record-2q-65-million-net-profit#comments Airlines Finance & Data Daily News A320 Airbus Allegiant Air Ben Baldanza LCC low-cost carrier Spirit Airlines Tue, 29 Jul 2014 20:08:00 +0000 133941 at http://atwonline.com <p>Spirit Airlines A319</p> Courtesy, Spirit Airlines EC approves financial aid to LOT Polish Airlines http://atwonline.com/regulation/ec-approves-financial-aid-lot-polish-airlines <div class="node-body article-body">The European Commission (EC) has approved the provision of financial aid to LOT Polish Airlines, following a nine-month investigation. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/regulation/ec-approves-financial-aid-lot-polish-airlines" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/regulation/ec-approves-financial-aid-lot-polish-airlines#comments Airlines Regulation Daily News European Commission financial aid LOT Polish Airlines restraucturing plan Sebastian Mikosz Tue, 29 Jul 2014 20:07:00 +0000 133831 at http://atwonline.com <p>LOT Polish Airlines 787</p> Courtesy, Boeing ANA receives first Boeing 787-9 http://atwonline.com/airframes/ana-receives-first-boeing-787-9 <div class="node-body article-body">All Nippon Airways (ANA) has taken delivery of its first Boeing 787-9, becoming the first airline to operate both the 787-8 and 787-9 variants of the Dreamliner family when the airline launches 787-9 services on domestic Japanese routes in August. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/airframes/ana-receives-first-boeing-787-9" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/airframes/ana-receives-first-boeing-787-9#comments Airframes Airlines Daily News All Nippon Airways ANA Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner Tue, 29 Jul 2014 20:06:00 +0000 133751 at http://atwonline.com <p>ANA Boeing 787-9</p> By Kurt Hofmann