Open Skies http://atwonline.com/taxonomy/term/7398/more en FAA chief urges increased cooperation with UK ahead of Brexit http://atwonline.com/open-skies/faa-chief-urges-increased-cooperation-uk-ahead-brexit <div class="node-body article-body">FAA acting administrator Dan Elwell has called on the UK and world governments to accelerate the pace of bilateral aviation negotiations ahead of Brexit, when the UK leaves the European Union (EU), in March 2019.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/open-skies/faa-chief-urges-increased-cooperation-uk-ahead-brexit" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/open-skies/faa-chief-urges-increased-cooperation-uk-ahead-brexit#comments Government Affairs Open Skies Daily News ATW Plus Wed, 20 Jun 2018 19:32:00 +0000 284891 at http://atwonline.com US-UK Open Skies deal expected this summer http://atwonline.com/open-skies/us-uk-open-skies-deal-expected-summer <div class="node-body article-body">The US and UK are reportedly nearing the completion of a new Open Skies agreement, as the two countries look to ensure a smooth transition for transatlantic aviation post-Brexit.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/open-skies/us-uk-open-skies-deal-expected-summer" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/open-skies/us-uk-open-skies-deal-expected-summer#comments Open Skies Daily News ATW Plus Thu, 31 May 2018 13:31:00 +0000 282841 at http://atwonline.com US economist says Open Skies should not be sought with “foe” China http://atwonline.com/open-skies/us-economist-says-open-skies-should-not-be-sought-foe-china <div class="node-body article-body">A US-China Open Skies agreement is an unlikely prospect in the near future, a Washington panel agreed Monday, but some welcomed the principle of such an agreement while one US economist said China should be treated “like we treated the Soviet Union.”</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/open-skies/us-economist-says-open-skies-should-not-be-sought-foe-china" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/open-skies/us-economist-says-open-skies-should-not-be-sought-foe-china#comments Airlines Open Skies Regulation Daily News ATW Plus Mon, 21 May 2018 19:47:00 +0000 282011 at http://atwonline.com ANALYSIS: US major airlines' fifth failure http://atwonline.com/aeropolitics/analysis-us-major-airlines-fifth-failure <div class="node-body article-body">A three-year battle started by American Airlines, Delta Air Lines and United Airlines against the major Gulf carriers appears to have ended with little to show for the millions of dollars of campaigning by the US airlines and affiliated unions.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/aeropolitics/analysis-us-major-airlines-fifth-failure" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/aeropolitics/analysis-us-major-airlines-fifth-failure#comments Aeropolitics Open Skies Daily News Opinions ATW Plus Fri, 18 May 2018 17:05:00 +0000 281861 at http://atwonline.com White House confirms UAE fifth freedom assurance, not ‘routes freeze’ http://atwonline.com/open-skies/white-house-confirms-uae-fifth-freedom-assurance-not-routes-freeze <div class="node-body article-body">In its third version this week of what was agreed between the US and the United Arab Emirates on their Open Skies aviation deal, the White House now says there is an “understanding” that UAE airlines have “no current plans” to add fifth freedom flights, but makes no mention of a routes freeze.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/open-skies/white-house-confirms-uae-fifth-freedom-assurance-not-routes-freeze" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/open-skies/white-house-confirms-uae-fifth-freedom-assurance-not-routes-freeze#comments Aeropolitics Open Skies Daily News ATW Plus Thu, 17 May 2018 17:24:00 +0000 281671 at http://atwonline.com Joe Pries Aviation White House trade director says UAE agreement includes routes freeze http://atwonline.com/open-skies/white-house-trade-director-says-uae-agreement-includes-routes-freeze <div class="node-body article-body">In what appears to be a divergence from the terms of the US and United Arab Emirates (UAE) new Open Skies side agreement, a top White House official told industry stakeholders that there is a freeze on adding routes to the US.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/open-skies/white-house-trade-director-says-uae-agreement-includes-routes-freeze" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/open-skies/white-house-trade-director-says-uae-agreement-includes-routes-freeze#comments Government Affairs Open Skies Daily News ATW Plus Tue, 15 May 2018 18:45:00 +0000 281461 at http://atwonline.com Getty Images US-UAE Open Skies terms reaffirmed, including fifth freedom rights http://atwonline.com/open-skies/us-uae-open-skies-terms-reaffirmed-including-fifth-freedom-rights <div class="node-body article-body">All sides are claiming a “win” in the US agreement with the United Arab Emirates (UAE) on their Open Skies aviation agreement, but the agreement stays fully intact and the document drawn up by the two governments indicates US carriers American Airlines, Delta Air Lines, and United Airlines have achieved very little in their three-year campaign to clip the wings of the major Gulf carriers.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/open-skies/us-uae-open-skies-terms-reaffirmed-including-fifth-freedom-rights" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/open-skies/us-uae-open-skies-terms-reaffirmed-including-fifth-freedom-rights#comments Aeropolitics Open Skies Daily News ATW Plus Mon, 14 May 2018 20:24:00 +0000 281341 at http://atwonline.com Joe Pries Aviation Report: US, UAE reach deal on subsidy transparency http://atwonline.com/open-skies/report-us-uae-reach-deal-subsidy-transparency <div class="node-body article-body">The US and United Arab Emirates (UAE) are set to announce a deal that addresses longstanding concerns over alleged subsidies for Dubai-based Emirates Airline and Abu Dhabi-based Etihad Airways as well as fifth-freedom flying to the state.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/open-skies/report-us-uae-reach-deal-subsidy-transparency" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/open-skies/report-us-uae-reach-deal-subsidy-transparency#comments Government Affairs Open Skies Daily News ATW Plus Fri, 11 May 2018 21:03:00 +0000 281211 at http://atwonline.com <p>Etihad Boeing 787-9</p> Rob Finlayson North Korea asks ICAO for route through South Korea airspace http://atwonline.com/open-skies/north-korea-asks-icao-route-through-south-korea-airspace <div class="node-body article-body">ICAO is involved in moves that could lead to improved aviation cooperation between North and South Korea.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/open-skies/north-korea-asks-icao-route-through-south-korea-airspace" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/open-skies/north-korea-asks-icao-route-through-south-korea-airspace#comments Government Affairs Open Skies Daily News ATW Plus Fri, 04 May 2018 15:15:00 +0000 280561 at http://atwonline.com Air China opens fifth freedom Houston-Panama route http://atwonline.com/open-skies/air-china-opens-fifth-freedom-houston-panama-route <div class="node-body article-body">Beijing-based Air China exercised its fifth freedom rights with an April 5 inaugural flight of its first direct Beijing-Panama City route—via Houston, Texas—after receiving approval from the US Department of Transportation.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/open-skies/air-china-opens-fifth-freedom-houston-panama-route" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/open-skies/air-china-opens-fifth-freedom-houston-panama-route#comments Open Skies Daily News ATW Plus Fri, 06 Apr 2018 17:05:00 +0000 277781 at http://atwonline.com <p>Air China Boeing 777-300ER</p> Rob Finlayson