More in Security

  • Mar 22, 2017
    blog

    Keep calm, but don't carry on!

    The British Airways statement on the new rules forbidding laptops and other personal electronic devices in carry-on on certain flights is so British....More
  • Mar 21, 2017
    blog

    Casting a cloud over a movie star & a little boy sharing carrot juice

    Have years of work by Emirates and other airlines to cultivate a safe, friendly image in the US been spoiled in one fell swoop?...More
  • Mar 21, 2017
    blog

    Trying to make sense of the new TSA electronics ban

    I flew to Abu Dhabi for a short work trip in January and, if I’m honest, I found the security and screening processes at that airport ahead of my flight back to Washington DC a bit annoying. However, given today’s announcement about new US security rules for flights from that airport and nine others, most of them also in the Middle East, the focus of my annoyance has changed....More
  • Mar 17, 2017
    blog

    The security paradox of Trump’s first budget

    US President Donald Trump’s first budget proposal would shift the majority of TSA costs on to the airlines and traveling public. Why would a president so hung up on American security do that?...More
  • Mar 16, 2017
    blog

    Trump’s TSA bombshell

    The president is proposing a radical change in how aviation security is funded in the US....More
  • Jan 6, 2017
    blog

    Aviation’s 2017 nightmares begin in Fort Lauderdale

    There is still a lot to be learned from today’s shooting incident at Fort Lauderdale Airport, but this is the nightmare the industry – especially US airlines and airports – feared as we entered a new year....More
Blogs & Commentary
Jun 23, 2017
blog

Qatar Airways’ American bid could be political

Qatar Airways’ unsolicited bid to acquire a large stake in American Airlines is indeed “puzzling”, as American CEO Doug Parker put it in a letter to employees....More
Jun 22, 2017
blog

Qatar Airways CEO Al Baker defiant in face of blockade, laptop ban

The diplomatic rift between Qatar and four Gulf neighbors has not thwarted Qatar Airways’ ambitions....More
Jun 22, 2017
blog

Qatar's unsolicited, unexpected and unwelcome bid for American

You have to hand it to Qatar Airways CEO Akbar Al Baker; he never fails to surprise. This time, it appears, he has also surprised American Airlines....More
ATW On-Location

Paris Air Show coverage brought to you by:  

Click here to read event news from ATW On-Location