Security http://atwonline.com/taxonomy/term/7393/more en Reports: US seeks more pre-clearance facilities in Europe http://atwonline.com/security/reports-us-seeks-more-pre-clearance-facilities-europe <div class="node-body article-body">The US government is understood to be seeking pre-clearance facilities in the UK and other European countries for travelers to the US. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/security/reports-us-seeks-more-pre-clearance-facilities-europe" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/security/reports-us-seeks-more-pre-clearance-facilities-europe#comments Airlines Regulation Security Daily News Airports & Routes ALPA customs and borders Etihad preclearance Fri, 12 Sep 2014 16:03:00 +0000 138611 at http://atwonline.com US trialing smartphone app to replace paper customs form http://atwonline.com/security/us-trialing-smartphone-app-replace-paper-customs-form <div class="node-body article-body">US Customs and Border Protection (CBP) has launched a limited trial at Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport (ATL) of a program that allows passengers arriving on international flights to use a smartphone app in place of a paper customs form.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/security/us-trialing-smartphone-app-replace-paper-customs-form" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/security/us-trialing-smartphone-app-replace-paper-customs-form#comments IFE Security Daily News Trade Shows & Conferences Airports Council International-North America (ACI-NA) Airside Mobile Apple ATW Plus CBP Customs and Border Protection customs form Delta Air Lines iPad iPhone Mobile Passport Control smartphone Mon, 08 Sep 2014 20:06:00 +0000 138071 at http://atwonline.com Wars & Duties http://atwonline.com/security/wars-duties <div class="field-deck"> Air transport community insists states fulfill their responsibilities under the Chicago Convention in wake of MH17 </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The commercial air transportation industry is moving to address safety gaps in the system exposed by the shooting down of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 in July. The problem the industry has, however, is that solutions to this crisis lie outside of the commercial industry, whose representative organizations have little to no power to enforce change. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/security/wars-duties" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/security/wars-duties#comments Airlines Security Thu, 28 Aug 2014 19:15:00 +0000 137031 at http://atwonline.com Tunisia bans flights from Libya http://atwonline.com/security/tunisia-bans-flights-libya <div class="node-body article-body">The Tunisian Ministry of Transport has banned all flights originating from Libyan airports from its airspace until further notice over security concerns.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/security/tunisia-bans-flights-libya" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/security/tunisia-bans-flights-libya#comments Security Daily News Afriqiyah Airways Gaddafi Libyan Airlines Libyan airports Tunisian Ministry of Transport Tue, 26 Aug 2014 20:38:00 +0000 136651 at http://atwonline.com 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 ATW Plus 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 ATW Plus 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 ATW Plus 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