Open Skies http://atwonline.com/taxonomy/term/7398/more en Delta, JetBlue seek Havana frequencies dropped by Frontier, Spirit http://atwonline.com/open-skies/delta-jetblue-seek-havana-frequencies-dropped-frontier-spirit <div class="node-body article-body">Delta Air Lines and JetBlue Airways are seeking to increase flights to Havana while other US carriers withdraw from Cuba as the US airline industry continues trying to figure out how to best serve the newly reopened US-Cuba market.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/open-skies/delta-jetblue-seek-havana-frequencies-dropped-frontier-spirit" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/open-skies/delta-jetblue-seek-havana-frequencies-dropped-frontier-spirit#comments Open Skies Daily News ATW Plus Mon, 24 Apr 2017 15:14:00 +0000 245501 at http://atwonline.com <p>JetBlue flight 386 departs for Cuba on Aug. 31, 2016, from Fort Lauderdale.</p> RHONA WISE/AFP/Getty Images Emirates to reduce US flights; cites lower demand in Trump era http://atwonline.com/open-skies/emirates-reduce-us-flights-cites-lower-demand-trump-era <div class="node-body article-body">Emirates Airline will reduce flights to the US starting next month, citing a “significant deterioration” in demand for travel to the US since President Donald Trump took office three months ago.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/open-skies/emirates-reduce-us-flights-cites-lower-demand-trump-era" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/open-skies/emirates-reduce-us-flights-cites-lower-demand-trump-era#comments Airlines Open Skies Daily News ATW Plus Wed, 19 Apr 2017 15:33:00 +0000 245151 at http://atwonline.com Rob Finlayson DOT officially amends Hainan Airlines’ permit to include Las Vegas http://atwonline.com/open-skies/dot-officially-amends-hainan-airlines-permit-include-las-vegas <div class="node-body article-body">The US Department of Transportation (DOT) has amended Hainan Airlines’ US operating permit to include Beijing-Las Vegas flights.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/open-skies/dot-officially-amends-hainan-airlines-permit-include-las-vegas" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/open-skies/dot-officially-amends-hainan-airlines-permit-include-las-vegas#comments Open Skies Daily News ATW Plus Mon, 17 Apr 2017 19:03:00 +0000 244821 at http://atwonline.com <p>Hainan Airlines Boeing 787-8</p> Rob Finlayson Norwegian to launch two new transatlantic routes from Gatwick http://atwonline.com/open-skies/norwegian-launch-two-new-transatlantic-routes-gatwick <div class="node-body article-body">Low-cost carrier (LCC) Norwegian will begin 4X-weekly London Gatwick-Seattle, Washington services from Sept.17, and 3X-weekly flights to Denver, Colorado from Sept. 16. </div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/open-skies/norwegian-launch-two-new-transatlantic-routes-gatwick" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/open-skies/norwegian-launch-two-new-transatlantic-routes-gatwick#comments Open Skies Daily News Airports & Routes ATW Plus Thu, 06 Apr 2017 16:29:00 +0000 243881 at http://atwonline.com <p>Norwegian Boeing 787-8</p> Rob Finlayson US groups opposing Gulf carriers spent almost $10 million http://atwonline.com/open-skies/us-groups-opposing-gulf-carriers-spent-almost-10-million <div class="node-body article-body">Two groups opposed to Middle East Gulf carriers’ expansion in the US spent close to $10 million in 2015 on the cause, recent tax filings show.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/open-skies/us-groups-opposing-gulf-carriers-spent-almost-10-million" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/open-skies/us-groups-opposing-gulf-carriers-spent-almost-10-million#comments Open Skies Regulation Daily News ATW Plus Tue, 04 Apr 2017 15:14:00 +0000 243491 at http://atwonline.com Silver, Frontier drop Cuba service amid uncertainty over new market http://atwonline.com/open-skies/silver-frontier-drop-cuba-service-amid-uncertainty-over-new-market <div class="node-body article-body">US carriers Silver Airways and Frontier Airlines said they will end service to Cuba, citing excess capacity and other challenges in the newly reopened US-Cuba market. </div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/open-skies/silver-frontier-drop-cuba-service-amid-uncertainty-over-new-market" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/open-skies/silver-frontier-drop-cuba-service-amid-uncertainty-over-new-market#comments Open Skies Daily News ATW Plus Tue, 14 Mar 2017 18:28:00 +0000 241261 at http://atwonline.com <p>Frontier Airlines A320</p> Rob Finlayson Emirates Airline launches Athens-Newark service http://atwonline.com/open-skies/emirates-airline-launches-athens-newark-service <div class="node-body article-body">Emirates Airline operated the first rotation of its controversial fifth-freedom Dubai-Athens-New York Newark service March 13, following a weekend of protests by US airlines’ staff.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/open-skies/emirates-airline-launches-athens-newark-service" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/open-skies/emirates-airline-launches-athens-newark-service#comments Open Skies Daily News ATW Plus Mon, 13 Mar 2017 19:31:00 +0000 241151 at http://atwonline.com <p>Emirates Airline Boeing 777-300ER</p> Rob Finlayson American’s Parker: Gulf carriers threaten US hub-and-spoke system http://atwonline.com/open-skies/american-s-parker-gulf-carriers-threaten-us-hub-and-spoke-system <div class="node-body article-body">In another indication that there is a renewed push against the expansion of the major Gulf carriers in the US, American Airlines chairman and CEO Doug Parker said he was “highly confident” that the new Trump administration would address the issue.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/open-skies/american-s-parker-gulf-carriers-threaten-us-hub-and-spoke-system" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/open-skies/american-s-parker-gulf-carriers-threaten-us-hub-and-spoke-system#comments Open Skies Daily News ATW On-Location ATW Plus Fri, 03 Mar 2017 17:57:00 +0000 240321 at http://atwonline.com <p>American CEO Doug Parker</p> US Chamber of Commerce webcast screenshot JetBlue, Alaska, Atlas push back against US majors on Gulf issue http://atwonline.com/open-skies/jetblue-alaska-atlas-push-back-against-us-majors-gulf-issue <div class="node-body article-body">The CEOs of JetBlue Airways, Alaska Airlines and Atlas Air Worldwide Holdings continue to push back against American Airlines, Delta Air Lines and United Airlines on the issue of alleged Gulf airline subsidies.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/open-skies/jetblue-alaska-atlas-push-back-against-us-majors-gulf-issue" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/open-skies/jetblue-alaska-atlas-push-back-against-us-majors-gulf-issue#comments Airlines Open Skies Daily News ATW On-Location ATW Plus Fri, 03 Mar 2017 16:44:00 +0000 240301 at http://atwonline.com <p>Panel discussion at the US Chamber of Commerce Aviation Summit. From L to R: Atlas Air Worldwide CEO Bill Flynn, Allegiant Air CEO Maurice Gallagher, Airbus Americas chairman Alan<em> </em>McArtor, JetBlue Airways CEO Robin Hayes and Alaska Airlines CEO Brad Tilden.</p> Screenshot of US Chamber of Commerce webcast US Major Carriers Seek Administration Support On Gulf Carriers Issue http://atwonline.com/open-skies/us-major-carriers-seek-administration-support-gulf-carriers-issue <div class="field-deck"> The US major airlines are ready to fight again over Gulf carrier expansion. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Expansion of Gulf carriers within the US Open Skies agreements is causing increased tension among major US airlines.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/open-skies/us-major-carriers-seek-administration-support-gulf-carriers-issue" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/open-skies/us-major-carriers-seek-administration-support-gulf-carriers-issue#comments Open Skies ATW Plus Fri, 24 Feb 2017 19:11:00 +0000 239351 at http://atwonline.com Rob Finlayson