Open Skies http://atwonline.com/taxonomy/term/7398/more en Hayes: Consolidation of US legacy carriers restrains JetBlue’s growth http://atwonline.com/open-skies/hayes-consolidation-us-legacy-carriers-restrains-jetblue-s-growth <div class="node-body article-body">JetBlue Airways CEO Robin Hayes has given a spirited defense of the role smaller carriers play in the international airline market, while condemning what he called anticompetitive behavior by the three large US legacy carriers.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/open-skies/hayes-consolidation-us-legacy-carriers-restrains-jetblue-s-growth" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/open-skies/hayes-consolidation-us-legacy-carriers-restrains-jetblue-s-growth#comments Airlines Open Skies Daily News ATW On-Location ATW Plus Mon, 18 Sep 2017 20:36:00 +0000 259831 at http://atwonline.com <p>JetBlue CEO Robin Hayes</p> JetBlue Airways Russia, Greece increase frequencies between Moscow and Athens http://atwonline.com/open-skies/russia-greece-increase-frequencies-between-moscow-and-athens <div class="node-body article-body">Russian and Greek aviation authorities have agreed to increase the number of frequencies from 21 to 35 flights per week between Moscow and Athens for designated carriers, according to a letter released by Russian regulators.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/open-skies/russia-greece-increase-frequencies-between-moscow-and-athens" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/open-skies/russia-greece-increase-frequencies-between-moscow-and-athens#comments Open Skies Daily News ATW Plus Thu, 31 Aug 2017 17:43:00 +0000 258321 at http://atwonline.com <p>Aegean Airbus A320</p> Rob Finlayson Eurasian Economic Union to liberalize air transport http://atwonline.com/open-skies/eurasian-economic-union-liberalize-air-transport <div class="node-body article-body">Russia and a group of former Soviet countries want to create a common, liberalized commercial air transport market.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/open-skies/eurasian-economic-union-liberalize-air-transport" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/open-skies/eurasian-economic-union-liberalize-air-transport#comments Open Skies Regulation Daily News ATW Plus Tue, 15 Aug 2017 17:34:00 +0000 256721 at http://atwonline.com Al Baker: Qatar to take first A350-1000 by year-end http://atwonline.com/airframes/al-baker-qatar-take-first-a350-1000-year-end <div class="node-body article-body">Qatar Airways will take delivery of its first Airbus A350-1000 by the end of 2017, the Gulf carrier’s CEO confirmed Aug. 9.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/airframes/al-baker-qatar-take-first-a350-1000-year-end" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/airframes/al-baker-qatar-take-first-a350-1000-year-end#comments Airframes Open Skies Daily News ATW Plus Wed, 09 Aug 2017 17:57:00 +0000 256221 at http://atwonline.com <p>Qatar Airways A350 XWB at the Singapore Airshow</p> Airbus Group including several US airlines pushes back on majors’ Gulf campaign http://atwonline.com/open-skies/group-including-several-us-airlines-pushes-back-majors-gulf-campaign <div class="node-body article-body">A group including several US airlines, US airports and US companies associated with tourism has urged Congress to reaffirm Open Skies agreements and reject pleas from American Airlines, Delta Air Lines and United Airlines to take action against the major Gulf carriers over alleged subsidies.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/open-skies/group-including-several-us-airlines-pushes-back-majors-gulf-campaign" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/open-skies/group-including-several-us-airlines-pushes-back-majors-gulf-campaign#comments Open Skies Regulation Daily News ATW Plus Mon, 07 Aug 2017 17:55:00 +0000 255981 at http://atwonline.com Rob Finlayson Qantas, American to refile ATI application http://atwonline.com/open-skies/qantas-american-refile-ati-application <div class="node-body article-body">Australian flag carrier Qantas and Dallas/Fort Worth-based American Airlines are preparing to file another application for antitrust immunity (ATI) after a previous rebuff by US regulators, and Qantas is optimistic that this time it will be granted.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/open-skies/qantas-american-refile-ati-application" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/open-skies/qantas-american-refile-ati-application#comments Open Skies Daily News ATW On-Location ATW Plus Wed, 02 Aug 2017 18:54:00 +0000 255641 at http://atwonline.com <p>Qantas Airbus A330-300</p> Rob Finlayson EDITORIAL: Open Skies is a genius idea that can be made even better http://atwonline.com/open-skies/editorial-open-skies-genius-idea-can-be-made-even-better <div class="node-body article-body">The single largest benefit to airlines and consumers that has occurred in the history of commercial air transportation began as a concept that crystallized into the US model known as Open Skies. </div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/open-skies/editorial-open-skies-genius-idea-can-be-made-even-better" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/open-skies/editorial-open-skies-genius-idea-can-be-made-even-better#comments Open Skies Daily News Opinions ATW Plus Tue, 18 Jul 2017 08:00:00 +0000 254051 at http://atwonline.com DOT tentatively approves Norwegian UK air permit http://atwonline.com/open-skies/dot-tentatively-approves-norwegian-uk-air-permit <div class="node-body article-body">The US has tentatively granted low-cost carrier (LCC) Norwegian UK a foreign air permit, saying it sees no persuasive basis to deny the application.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/open-skies/dot-tentatively-approves-norwegian-uk-air-permit" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/open-skies/dot-tentatively-approves-norwegian-uk-air-permit#comments Government Affairs Open Skies Daily News ATW Plus Fri, 14 Jul 2017 22:23:00 +0000 253771 at http://atwonline.com <p>Norwegian Boeing 787-8</p> Rob Finlayson Etihad says American codeshare decision is ‘anti-competitive’ http://atwonline.com/open-skies/etihad-says-american-codeshare-decision-anti-competitive <div class="node-body article-body">Etihad Airways says it is “disappointed” by American Airlines’ decision to terminate its codeshare relationship and views it as “anti-competitive and anti-consumer.”</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/open-skies/etihad-says-american-codeshare-decision-anti-competitive" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/open-skies/etihad-says-american-codeshare-decision-anti-competitive#comments Open Skies Daily News ATW Plus Fri, 14 Jul 2017 16:18:00 +0000 253681 at http://atwonline.com <p>Etihad Boeing 787-9</p> Rob Finlayson American to end Etihad & Qatar codeshares over subsidy row http://atwonline.com/open-skies/american-end-etihad-qatar-codeshares-over-subsidy-row <div class="node-body article-body">American Airlines is ending its codeshare relationships with Etihad Airways and Qatar Airways as a protest against what it alleges to be government subsidies of the major Gulf carriers.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/open-skies/american-end-etihad-qatar-codeshares-over-subsidy-row" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/open-skies/american-end-etihad-qatar-codeshares-over-subsidy-row#comments Government Affairs Open Skies Daily News ATW Plus Wed, 12 Jul 2017 21:25:00 +0000 253471 at http://atwonline.com <p>American Airlines Boeing 787-8</p> Rob Finlayson