Open Skies http://atwonline.com/taxonomy/term/7398/more en EU, UK issue more no-deal Brexit guidance for air transport http://atwonline.com/open-skies/eu-uk-issue-more-no-deal-brexit-guidance-air-transport <div class="node-body article-body">Both the European Union (EU) and the UK have announced measures designed to smooth air transport connections in the event of the UK departing the bloc in six weeks’ time (Brexit) without a deal.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/open-skies/eu-uk-issue-more-no-deal-brexit-guidance-air-transport" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/open-skies/eu-uk-issue-more-no-deal-brexit-guidance-air-transport#comments Government Affairs Open Skies Daily News Fri, 15 Feb 2019 19:23:00 +0000 306691 at http://atwonline.com Getty Images IAG sets non-EU shareholding restrictions http://atwonline.com/open-skies/iag-sets-non-eu-shareholding-restrictions <div class="node-body article-body">International Airlines Group (IAG) has placed a limit on the number of shares that can be held by non-European Union (EU) citizens.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/open-skies/iag-sets-non-eu-shareholding-restrictions" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/open-skies/iag-sets-non-eu-shareholding-restrictions#comments Open Skies Daily News ATW Plus Tue, 12 Feb 2019 14:46:00 +0000 306241 at http://atwonline.com IAG US Rep. DeFazio: Flag of convenience practices need more scrutiny http://atwonline.com/open-skies/us-rep-defazio-flag-convenience-practices-need-more-scrutiny <div class="node-body article-body">US Rep. Peter DeFazio (D-Oregon), chairman of the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee, has renewed calls for Congress to scrutinize “flag of convenience” business models that allow carriers to operate out of countries with less-expensive labor markets than their home countries. </div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/open-skies/us-rep-defazio-flag-convenience-practices-need-more-scrutiny" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/open-skies/us-rep-defazio-flag-convenience-practices-need-more-scrutiny#comments Open Skies Regulation Daily News Mon, 11 Feb 2019 20:55:00 +0000 306211 at http://atwonline.com EasyJet outlines post-Brexit ownership compliance plan http://atwonline.com/open-skies/easyjet-outlines-post-brexit-ownership-compliance-plan <div class="node-body article-body">UK LCC easyJet has detailed the steps it has taken to Brexit-proof its operations and says it has a plan in place to ensure it meets European Union (EU) ownership and control regulations, regardless of whether or not airlines are given an adjustment period after the UK departs the bloc.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/open-skies/easyjet-outlines-post-brexit-ownership-compliance-plan" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/open-skies/easyjet-outlines-post-brexit-ownership-compliance-plan#comments Airlines Open Skies Daily News Thu, 07 Feb 2019 16:52:00 +0000 305901 at http://atwonline.com <p>EasyJet Airbus A320</p> Rob Finlayson EU, Qatar reach ‘milestone’ air agreement http://atwonline.com/open-skies/eu-qatar-reach-milestone-air-agreement <div class="node-body article-body">The European Union (EU) and Qatar have finalized negotiations on a “comprehensive air services agreement” aimed at ensuring transparency and fair competition between the Gulf nation and the 28-country bloc.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/open-skies/eu-qatar-reach-milestone-air-agreement" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/open-skies/eu-qatar-reach-milestone-air-agreement#comments Open Skies Daily News ATW On-Location Tue, 05 Feb 2019 16:14:00 +0000 305691 at http://atwonline.com US lawmaker ‘highly skeptical’ of Qatar Airways’ support of Air Italy http://atwonline.com/open-skies/us-lawmaker-highly-skeptical-qatar-airways-support-air-italy <div class="node-body article-body">Rick Larsen (D-Washington), the new chairman of the of the US House Transportation Committee’s subcommittee on Aviation, said he is “highly skeptical” of Qatar Airways’ financial support of Air Italy, a Milan-based carrier that is preparing to launch new routes to the US.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/open-skies/us-lawmaker-highly-skeptical-qatar-airways-support-air-italy" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/open-skies/us-lawmaker-highly-skeptical-qatar-airways-support-air-italy#comments Open Skies Daily News ATW Plus Fri, 18 Jan 2019 19:46:00 +0000 304251 at http://atwonline.com <p>Air Italy A330-200</p> Air Italy European airlines warn of capacity freeze as no-deal Brexit fears rise http://atwonline.com/government-affairs/european-airlines-warn-capacity-freeze-no-deal-brexit-fears-rise <div class="node-body article-body">Airlines and airports are warning of looming capacity freezes across Europe, after UK prime minister Theresa May's terms with the European Union (EU) for exiting the trade bloc was overwhelmingly rejected by the UK parliament.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/government-affairs/european-airlines-warn-capacity-freeze-no-deal-brexit-fears-rise" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/government-affairs/european-airlines-warn-capacity-freeze-no-deal-brexit-fears-rise#comments Airlines Government Affairs Open Skies Daily News ATW Plus Wed, 16 Jan 2019 14:03:00 +0000 303821 at http://atwonline.com Getty Images Indonesian military jets intercept Ethiopian Airlines 777F http://atwonline.com/open-skies/indonesian-military-jets-intercept-ethiopian-airlines-777f <div class="node-body article-body">Indonesian Air Force (TNI AU) military jets intercepted an Ethiopian Airlines Boeing 777F over Sumatra, Indonesia, forcing it to land at Batam’s Hang Nadim International Airport on Jan. 15. </div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/open-skies/indonesian-military-jets-intercept-ethiopian-airlines-777f" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/open-skies/indonesian-military-jets-intercept-ethiopian-airlines-777f#comments Airlines Open Skies Daily News ATW Plus Tue, 15 Jan 2019 19:49:00 +0000 303731 at http://atwonline.com Enders to British lawmakers: ‘Allow for an orderly, agreed Brexit’ http://atwonline.com/open-skies/enders-british-lawmakers-allow-orderly-agreed-brexit <div class="field-byline"> Tony Osborne </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Airbus CEO Tom Enders has called on British Parliamentarians to quickly agree on an orderly exit from the European Union (EU).</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/open-skies/enders-british-lawmakers-allow-orderly-agreed-brexit" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/open-skies/enders-british-lawmakers-allow-orderly-agreed-brexit#comments Government Affairs Open Skies Daily News ATW Plus Thu, 10 Jan 2019 20:18:00 +0000 303321 at http://atwonline.com Getty Images Ryanair receives UK AOC as airlines plan for post-Brexit http://atwonline.com/open-skies/ryanair-receives-uk-aoc-airlines-plan-post-brexit <div class="node-body article-body">Irish LCC Ryanair has been granted a UK air operator’s certificate (AOC) and has registered its first aircraft in the country as European carriers move to shore up their post-Brexit operations ahead of the UK’s planned departure from the European Union (EU) in March.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/open-skies/ryanair-receives-uk-aoc-airlines-plan-post-brexit" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/open-skies/ryanair-receives-uk-aoc-airlines-plan-post-brexit#comments Airlines Open Skies Daily News ATW Plus Thu, 03 Jan 2019 19:57:00 +0000 302671 at http://atwonline.com <p>Ryanair Boeing 737-800</p> Rob Finlayson