Safety http://atwonline.com/taxonomy/term/7397/more en European Commission to audit exit screening in Ebola-affected countries http://atwonline.com/safety/european-commission-audit-exit-screening-ebola-affected-countries <div class="node-body article-body">A high-level meeting of 21 European health ministers, co-organized by the Italian Presidency and the European Commission, has failed to reach common ground on the issue of entry screening at Europe’s airports for passengers arriving from Ebola-affected countries.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/safety/european-commission-audit-exit-screening-ebola-affected-countries" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/safety/european-commission-audit-exit-screening-ebola-affected-countries#comments Government Affairs Security Daily News Safety Department of State Ebola European Centre for Disease Prevention & Control European Commission European health ministers European Union Italian Presidency Tonio Borg WHO World Health Organization Mon, 20 Oct 2014 20:16:00 +0000 142801 at http://atwonline.com Eurocontrol monitoring impact of Ebola outbreak on European aviation http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-control/eurocontrol-monitoring-impact-ebola-outbreak-european-aviation <div class="node-body article-body">The Eurocontrol Network Manager and the European Aviation Crisis Coordination Cell (EACCC)—set up by the European Commission and Eurocontrol to support coordination of the response to network crisis situations—say they are monitoring the evolution of the Ebola outbreak in West Africa and its potential impact on European aviation.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-control/eurocontrol-monitoring-impact-ebola-outbreak-european-aviation" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-control/eurocontrol-monitoring-impact-ebola-outbreak-european-aviation#comments Air Traffic Control Security Daily News Safety Ebola outbreak Eurocontrol Network Manager European Aviation Crisis Coordination Cell European Commission WHO World Health Organization Fri, 17 Oct 2014 19:58:00 +0000 142711 at http://atwonline.com ACI Europe calls for urgent coordination on EU-wide response to entry screening http://atwonline.com/safety/aci-europe-calls-urgent-coordination-eu-wide-response-entry-screening <div class="node-body article-body">The European regional branch of the Airports Council International (ACI Europe) is calling for “urgent coordination” between health authorities at a European Union (EU) level over the implementation of screening at airports and any potential risks to air travelers.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/safety/aci-europe-calls-urgent-coordination-eu-wide-response-entry-screening" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/safety/aci-europe-calls-urgent-coordination-eu-wide-response-entry-screening#comments Government Affairs Security Daily News Safety ACI Europe Air France Airports Council International Brussels Airline Ebola ECDC European Centre for Disease Prevention & Control London Heathrow Olivier Jankovec WHO World Health Organization Thu, 16 Oct 2014 19:52:00 +0000 142541 at http://atwonline.com US to press countries on Ebola response efforts http://atwonline.com/safety/us-press-countries-ebola-response-efforts <div class="node-body article-body">The US, working to track down passengers on one flight that included a person who tested positive for Ebola, will pressure counterparts in several countries to step up efforts to help mitigate the outbreak’s reach, President Barack Obama said Wednesday.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/safety/us-press-countries-ebola-response-efforts" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/safety/us-press-countries-ebola-response-efforts#comments Government Affairs Daily News Safety CDEC Centers for Disease Control Ebola European summit Frontier Airlines Julie Fischer Milken Institute School of Public Health President Barack Obama Thu, 16 Oct 2014 19:35:00 +0000 142511 at http://atwonline.com Ebola patient flew on Frontier Airlines flights shortly before testing positive http://atwonline.com/safety/ebola-patient-flew-frontier-airlines-flights-shortly-testing-positive <div class="node-body article-body">The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is seeking to interview 132 passengers who flew on an Oct. 13 Frontier Airlines flight from Cleveland to Dallas/Fort Worth after one of the flight’s passengers tested positive for the Ebola virus.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/safety/ebola-patient-flew-frontier-airlines-flights-shortly-testing-positive" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/safety/ebola-patient-flew-frontier-airlines-flights-shortly-testing-positive#comments Airlines Daily News Safety CDC Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Cleveland Dallas/Fort Worth DFW Ebola Frontier Airlines IATA SARS Tony Tyler World Health Organization Wed, 15 Oct 2014 20:42:00 +0000 142351 at http://atwonline.com <p>An aircraft flies over the Terminal E at Dallas/Fort Worth (DFW) International Airport where Frontier Airlines has gates. It has been reported that the second healthcare worker to contract the Ebola virus had taken a Frontier Airlines flight from Cleveland, Ohio to Dallas, Texas, a day before she become symptomatic.</p> By Stewart F. House/Getty Images Controllers return to work at FAA’s Chicago Center http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-control/controllers-return-work-faa-s-chicago-center <div class="node-body article-body">FAA’s Chicago En Route Center came back online early Monday morning, ending a 17-day outage that required creative approaches such as the use of adjacent facilities to maintain traffic flow and led FAA to stand up a review of air traffic center interruption-contingency plans.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-control/controllers-return-work-faa-s-chicago-center" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-control/controllers-return-work-faa-s-chicago-center#comments Air Traffic Control Daily News Safety air traffic control Air Traffic Organization Anthony Foxx ATW Plus Chicago En Route Center FAA fire Jim Larson Michael Huerta NATCA National Air Traffic Controllers Association Professional Aviation Safety Specialists TRACON Mon, 13 Oct 2014 20:37:00 +0000 142131 at http://atwonline.com UK government clears Ebola screening at Heathrow and Gatwick airports http://atwonline.com/security/uk-government-clears-ebola-screening-heathrow-and-gatwick-airports <div class="node-body article-body">The UK government will implement screening at Britain’s two main gateway airports—London Heathrow and Gatwick—for passengers traveling from Ebola-stricken Liberia, Sierra Leone and Guinea. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/security/uk-government-clears-ebola-screening-heathrow-and-gatwick-airports" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/security/uk-government-clears-ebola-screening-heathrow-and-gatwick-airports#comments Security Daily News Safety Airports & Routes Border Force Centers for Disease Control Prevention Chief Medical Officer Department of Homeland Security Downing Street Ebola Gatwick Airport London Heathrow Airport Prime Minister David Cameron Sally Davies WHO World Health Organization Fri, 10 Oct 2014 19:38:00 +0000 141941 at http://atwonline.com Fastjet’s Tanzanian service hit by bird strikes http://atwonline.com/safety/fastjet-s-tanzanian-service-hit-bird-strikes <div class="node-body article-body">African low-cost carrier fastjet announced its Tanzanian flight services have been hit by four bird strikes, which resulted in a number of flights being delayed or canceled. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/safety/fastjet-s-tanzanian-service-hit-bird-strikes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/safety/fastjet-s-tanzanian-service-hit-bird-strikes#comments Airlines Daily News Safety bird strike Ed Winter Fastjet Wed, 08 Oct 2014 19:52:00 +0000 141481 at http://atwonline.com <p>Fastjet A319</p> By Rob Finlayson Two Ryanair Boeing 737s damaged in taxiway collision http://atwonline.com/safety/two-ryanair-boeing-737s-damaged-taxiway-collision <div class="node-body article-body">Two Ryanair Boeing 737s clipped each other on a taxiway at Dublin Airport early Tuesday morning.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/safety/two-ryanair-boeing-737s-damaged-taxiway-collision" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/safety/two-ryanair-boeing-737s-damaged-taxiway-collision#comments Airframes Airlines Daily News Safety 737 Boeing Dublin Ryanair Tue, 07 Oct 2014 20:01:00 +0000 141351 at http://atwonline.com Love United's new safety video http://atwonline.com/blog/love-uniteds-new-safety-video <div class="node-body blog-body">I flew on a United 777 yesterday from Washington Dulles to Frankfurt and was impressed by their new safety video, which you can see here on YouTube.</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/love-uniteds-new-safety-video" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/blog/love-uniteds-new-safety-video#comments Airlines Safety safety video united airlines ATW Editor&#039;s Blog Tue, 07 Oct 2014 13:29:00 +0000 141361 at http://atwonline.com