Security http://atwonline.com/taxonomy/term/7393/more en FAA bans US flights over Syria citing anti-aircraft weapon concerns http://atwonline.com/security/faa-bans-us-flights-over-syria-citing-anti-aircraft-weapon-concerns <div class="node-body article-body">FAA has issued a new notice to airmen (NOTAM) prohibiting US air carriers from flying in the Damascus Flight Information Region, which includes all of Syria. FAA cited the “ongoing armed conflict and volatile security environment in Syria,” which “poses a serious potential threat to civil aviation.” </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/security/faa-bans-us-flights-over-syria-citing-anti-aircraft-weapon-concerns" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/security/faa-bans-us-flights-over-syria-citing-anti-aircraft-weapon-concerns#comments Open Skies Security Daily News 777 Ben Gurion Boeing FAA ICAO MH17 NOTAM Notice to Airmen US operators Tue, 19 Aug 2014 20:19:00 +0000 135971 at http://atwonline.com FAA restricts US operators from flying over Iraq http://atwonline.com/security/faa-restricts-us-operators-flying-over-iraq <div class="node-body article-body">FAA on Friday issued a new notice to airmen (NOTAM) restricting all US air carriers and commercial operators from flying in the airspace above Iraq. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/security/faa-restricts-us-operators-flying-over-iraq" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/security/faa-restricts-us-operators-flying-over-iraq#comments Airlines Government Affairs Security Daily News FAA Iraq NOTAM Notice-To-Airman Fri, 08 Aug 2014 20:05:00 +0000 134941 at http://atwonline.com FAA lifts ban on flights to Tel Aviv: monitors situation http://atwonline.com/security/faa-lifts-ban-flights-tel-aviv-monitors-situation <div class="node-body article-body">FAA has lifted its ban on US airline flights into and out of Tel Aviv Ben Gurion Airport that was put in place after a rocket strike near the airport Tuesday. The agency has cancelled its Notice to Airmen (NOTAM) that was first issued Tuesday and extended by another 25 hours yesterday </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/security/faa-lifts-ban-flights-tel-aviv-monitors-situation" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/security/faa-lifts-ban-flights-tel-aviv-monitors-situation#comments Airlines Regulation Security Daily News Safety Delta FAA Lufthansa Tel Aviv Thu, 24 Jul 2014 19:44:00 +0000 133181 at http://atwonline.com Rockets, airports, image and economies http://atwonline.com/blog/rockets-airports-image-and-economies <div class="node-body blog-body">Further to my blog on bans (or not) on flying into Tel Aviv while there are rockets firing in the area, here is an excerpt from an article in the Washington Post Wednesday by authors Anne Gearan, Sudarsan Raghavan and William Booth:</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/rockets-airports-image-and-economies" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/blog/rockets-airports-image-and-economies#comments Airlines Security Safety FAA rocket Tel Aviv ATW Editor&#039;s Blog Thu, 24 Jul 2014 02:47:00 +0000 133151 at http://atwonline.com EASA stops short of Tel Aviv ban http://atwonline.com/government-affairs/easa-stops-short-tel-aviv-ban <div class="node-body article-body">The European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) has strongly recommended that airlines stop operating to Tel Aviv Ben Gurion International Airport, although it stopped short of the ban issued by its US counterparts.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/government-affairs/easa-stops-short-tel-aviv-ban" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/government-affairs/easa-stops-short-tel-aviv-ban#comments Airlines Government Affairs Regulation Security Daily News Safety Airports & Routes EASA European Aviation Safety Agency NOTAM Notice to Airmen safety information bulletin Tel Aviv Ben Gurion International Airport Wed, 23 Jul 2014 20:10:00 +0000 132881 at http://atwonline.com Delta CEO talks about his Tel Aviv decision and his carrier’s “higher duty of care” http://atwonline.com/blog/delta-ceo-talks-about-his-tel-aviv-decision-and-his-carrier-s-higher-duty-care <div class="node-body blog-body">In an interview today on US station CNBC, Delta Air Lines’ CEO Richard Anderson talks about his airline’s decision to suspend flights to Tel Aviv before FAA issued a ban.</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/delta-ceo-talks-about-his-tel-aviv-decision-and-his-carrier-s-higher-duty-care" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/blog/delta-ceo-talks-about-his-tel-aviv-decision-and-his-carrier-s-higher-duty-care#comments Airlines Regulation Security Safety 747 Boeing Delta Air Lines EASA FAA Lufthansa MH17 Tel Aviv ATW Editor&#039;s Blog Wed, 23 Jul 2014 19:10:00 +0000 133071 at http://atwonline.com FAA extends ban to Tel Aviv an additional 24 hours http://atwonline.com/security/faa-extends-ban-tel-aviv-additional-24-hours <div class="node-body article-body">FAA has issued another notice to airmen (NOTAM) informing US airlines that Tuesday’s NOTAM flight ban remains in effect for Israel’s Ben Gurion International Airport for “up-to-an-additional-24-hours while the FAA continues to monitor and evaluate the situation.”</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/security/faa-extends-ban-tel-aviv-additional-24-hours" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/security/faa-extends-ban-tel-aviv-additional-24-hours#comments Airlines Government Affairs Regulation Security Daily News Ben Gurion International Airport EASA European Aviation Safety Agency FAA NOTAM Notice to Airmen rocket strike Wed, 23 Jul 2014 17:34:00 +0000 133031 at http://atwonline.com FAA bans US airlines from flying to Tel Aviv; Some European airlines suspend flights voluntarily http://atwonline.com/security/faa-bans-us-airlines-flying-tel-aviv-some-european-airlines-suspend-flights-voluntarily <div class="node-body article-body">FAA issued a notice to airmen (NOTAM) Tuesday prohibiting US carriers from flying to or from Tel Aviv Ben Gurion International Airport following a rocket strike Tuesday morning that landed about a mile from the Israeli airport.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/security/faa-bans-us-airlines-flying-tel-aviv-some-european-airlines-suspend-flights-voluntarily" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/security/faa-bans-us-airlines-flying-tel-aviv-some-european-airlines-suspend-flights-voluntarily#comments Airlines Government Affairs Security Daily News Safety Airports & Routes 747 Air France Ben Gurion Boeing Delta Air Lines EASA FAA KLM Lufthansa Tel Aviv Tue, 22 Jul 2014 20:54:00 +0000 132871 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 MH17: The unthinkable happens http://atwonline.com/blog/mh17-unthinkable-happens <div class="node-body blog-body">The entire air transport industry as well as the traveling public is in shock today as we come to terms with the second catastrophic loss of a Boeing 777, one of aviation’s most revered, safe and reliable aircraft.</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/mh17-unthinkable-happens" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/blog/mh17-unthinkable-happens#comments Airframes Airlines Security Safety Opinions 777 Boeing Malaysia Airlines MH17 MH370 ATW Editor&#039;s Blog Thu, 17 Jul 2014 20:43:00 +0000 132381 at http://atwonline.com