Safety http://atwonline.com/taxonomy/term/7397/more en Malaysia official says Reunion wreckage is from a Boeing 777 http://atwonline.com/safety/malaysia-official-says-reunion-wreckage-boeing-777 <div class="node-body article-body">Malaysia’s transport minister told media Sunday that a piece of debris found on Reunion Island last week is from a Boeing 777. The statement raises confidence that this may be the first piece of wreckage to be recovered from flight MH370 which vanished last year.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/safety/malaysia-official-says-reunion-wreckage-boeing-777" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/safety/malaysia-official-says-reunion-wreckage-boeing-777#comments Airlines Regulation Daily News Aircraft & Engines Safety 777 Boeing IATA ICAO Malaysia Airlines MH370 Sun, 02 Aug 2015 19:44:00 +0000 175181 at http://atwonline.com <p>Police officers escort an airport vehicle transporting debris from a Boeing 777 plane that washed up on the Reunion Island, at Roland Garros airport in Saint-Marie on the French Indian Ocean island of Reunion on July 31.</p> RICHARD BOUHET/AFP/Getty Images BBC: second large object found on Reunion Island, could be from aircraft http://atwonline.com/safety/bbc-second-large-object-found-reunion-island-could-be-aircraft <div class="node-body article-body">A second piece of wreckage, possibly an aircraft door, has been found on Reunion Island in the southern Indian Ocean, the BBC reported Sunday, Aug. 2. The discovery follows that of a large piece of debris found last week on the island and which is believed to be a wing flap from a large airliner. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/safety/bbc-second-large-object-found-reunion-island-could-be-aircraft" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/safety/bbc-second-large-object-found-reunion-island-could-be-aircraft#comments Airlines Regulation Daily News Aircraft & Engines Safety 777 Boeing IATA ICAO Malaysia Airlines MH370 Sun, 02 Aug 2015 12:14:00 +0000 175151 at http://atwonline.com Fire again disrupts Rome Fiumicino; Alitalia seeks damages for May fire http://atwonline.com/airports-routes/fire-again-disrupts-rome-fiumicino-alitalia-seeks-damages-may-fire <div class="node-body article-body">Fire has once again disrupted operations at Rome Fiumicino Airport, triggering a backlash from Alitalia, which is demanding at least €80 million ($87.6 million) in compensation for recent upheavals.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/airports-routes/fire-again-disrupts-rome-fiumicino-alitalia-seeks-damages-may-fire" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/airports-routes/fire-again-disrupts-rome-fiumicino-alitalia-seeks-damages-may-fire#comments Airlines Finance & Data Daily News Safety Airports & Routes ADR Aeroporti di Roma Alitalia blaze compensation damages ENAC fire Fiumicino Rome Silvano Cassano Terminal 3 Fri, 31 Jul 2015 15:50:00 +0000 175041 at http://atwonline.com THIS WEEK'S POLL QUESTION: Officials have confirmed the wing flaperon that washed up on Reunion island is from a Boeing 777 aircraft. Do you think it is part of MH370? http://atwonline.com/poll/07312015 <div class="node-body advpoll_binary-body"><p><img alt="" src="/site-files/atwonline.com/files/uploads/2015/06/Poll-150-home-page_3.jpg" style="width: 150px; height: 69px;" /></p> </div><form action="/poll/07312015" accept-charset="UTF-8" method="post" id="advpoll-voting-binary-form-0" class="advpoll-vote"> <div><div class="poll"> <div class="advpoll-available-choices"> <div class="vote-choices"> <div class="form-radios"><div class="form-item" id="edit-choice-1591-wrapper"> <label class="option" for="edit-choice-1591"><input type="radio" id="edit-choice-1591" name="choice" value="1591" class="form-radio" /> Yes</label> </div> <div class="form-item" id="edit-choice-1601-wrapper"> <label class="option" for="edit-choice-1601"><input type="radio" id="edit-choice-1601" name="choice" value="1601" class="form-radio" /> No</label> </div> <div class="form-item" id="edit-choice-1611-wrapper"> <label class="option" 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http://atwonline.com/safety/malaysia-government-chief-reunion-debris-likely-777 <div class="node-body article-body">Malaysia's deputy transport minister said July 30 it was "almost certain" that the debris found washed up on Reunion island in the southern Indian Ocean was from a Boeing 777 aircraft.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/safety/malaysia-government-chief-reunion-debris-likely-777" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/safety/malaysia-government-chief-reunion-debris-likely-777#comments Airframes Airlines Daily News Safety Abdul Aziz Kaprawi BB670 Boeing 777 flaperon Malaysia Airlines MH370 Thu, 30 Jul 2015 14:40:00 +0000 174741 at http://atwonline.com <p>Police carry a piece of debris from an unidentified aircraft found in the coastal area of Saint-Andre de la Reunion, in the east of the French Indian Ocean island of La Reunion.</p> YANNICK PITOU/AFP/Getty Images Australia: Reunion Island debris 'consistent with analysis' of MH370 resting place http://atwonline.com/safety/australia-reunion-island-debris-consistent-analysis-mh370-resting-place <div class="node-body article-body">The Australian government has issued a statement on the discovery of debris on Reunion Island in the Indian Ocean July 29 and which is being examined to determine whether it comes from missing Malaysia Airlines MH370, a Boeing 777-200.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/safety/australia-reunion-island-debris-consistent-analysis-mh370-resting-place" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/safety/australia-reunion-island-debris-consistent-analysis-mh370-resting-place#comments Airframes Airlines Daily News Safety 777 Boeing Malaysia Airlines MH370 Thu, 30 Jul 2015 01:35:00 +0000 174731 at http://atwonline.com <p>Debris found on the island of Reunion east of Madagascar, appears to be part of Malaysia Airlines MH370 that disappeared in 2014.</p> Ahmet Burak Ozkan/Anadolu Agency/Getty Images Aircraft debris from Indian Ocean to be tested for MH370 link http://atwonline.com/safety/aircraft-debris-indian-ocean-be-tested-mh370-link <div class="node-body article-body">A large piece of debris that appears to look like an aircraft wing flap has washed up on an island in the Indian Ocean, raising speculation that it may have come from Malaysia Airlines Boeing 777-200 flight MH370 that has been missing since March 2014.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/safety/aircraft-debris-indian-ocean-be-tested-mh370-link" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/safety/aircraft-debris-indian-ocean-be-tested-mh370-link#comments Airframes Airlines Government Affairs Daily News Safety 777 Boeing Malaysia Airlines MH370 Wed, 29 Jul 2015 22:22:00 +0000 174711 at http://atwonline.com <p>A piece of debris from an unidentified aircraft found in the coastal area of Saint-Andre de la Reunion, in the east of the French Indian Ocean island of La Reunion.</p> YANNICK PITOU/AFP/Getty Images Cathay Pacific 777 makes emergency landing on Aleutian Islands http://atwonline.com/safety/cathay-pacific-777-makes-emergency-landing-aleutian-islands <div class="node-body article-body">A Cathay Pacific Airways Boeing 777-300ER made an emergency landing at a US military airport in Alaska due to smoke in the aircraft.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/safety/cathay-pacific-777-makes-emergency-landing-aleutian-islands" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/safety/cathay-pacific-777-makes-emergency-landing-aleutian-islands#comments Airframes Airlines Daily News Safety Aleutian Islands Boeing 777-300ER Cathay Pacific Airways Eareckson Air Station emergency landing Wed, 29 Jul 2015 20:00:00 +0000 174641 at http://atwonline.com Air Bagan ATR skids off runway, injuring one passenger http://atwonline.com/safety/air-bagan-atr-skids-runway-injuring-one-passenger <div class="node-body article-body">An Air Bagan ATR 72 skidded off the runway while landing at Yangon International Airport in Myanmar on July 24, injuring at least one passenger.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/safety/air-bagan-atr-skids-runway-injuring-one-passenger" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/safety/air-bagan-atr-skids-runway-injuring-one-passenger#comments Airlines Daily News Safety Air Bagan ATR 72 Mingaladon runway excursion Yangon International Airport Tue, 28 Jul 2015 13:38:00 +0000 174391 at http://atwonline.com US airline profits up; regulators on the witch hunt http://atwonline.com/blog/us-airline-profits-regulators-witch-hunt <div class="node-body blog-body">Airlines that are well managed and profitable are good for everyone. Good for the carriers and their employees, good for shareholders and also good for consumers. It’s the last part that Washington DC doesn’t get, as illustrated by this summer of regulatory witch huntery with profitable airlines in the crosshairs. </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/us-airline-profits-regulators-witch-hunt" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/blog/us-airline-profits-regulators-witch-hunt#comments Airlines Blogs Government Affairs Regulation Safety Amtrak DOJ DOT ATW Editor&#039;s Blog Fri, 24 Jul 2015 18:47:00 +0000 174181 at http://atwonline.com