Open Skies http://atwonline.com/taxonomy/term/7398/more en 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 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 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 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 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 Chinese carriers increasing flights to the Philippines http://atwonline.com/open-skies/chinese-carriers-increasing-flights-philippines <div class="node-body article-body">Chinese airlines are rapidly increasing flights to the Philippines following the relaxing of visa requirements between the two countries in October 2016.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/open-skies/chinese-carriers-increasing-flights-philippines" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/open-skies/chinese-carriers-increasing-flights-philippines#comments Open Skies Daily News Fri, 24 Feb 2017 15:18:00 +0000 239651 at http://atwonline.com Rob Finlayson Report: Europe on verge of new, anti-Gulf aviation policy http://atwonline.com/open-skies/report-europe-verge-new-anti-gulf-aviation-policy <div class="node-body article-body">The European Commission (EC) is preparing an imminent revision of an aviation policy that may take aim at the major Gulf airlines and their increasing penetration into the European market.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/open-skies/report-europe-verge-new-anti-gulf-aviation-policy" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/open-skies/report-europe-verge-new-anti-gulf-aviation-policy#comments Government Affairs Open Skies Daily News ATW Plus Fri, 10 Feb 2017 18:48:00 +0000 238431 at http://atwonline.com ALPA presses Trump to oppose Norwegian permit http://atwonline.com/open-skies/alpa-presses-trump-oppose-norwegian-permit <div class="node-body article-body">As US President Donald Trump prepares for a White House meeting Feb. 9 with airline and airport industry leaders, the Air Line Pilots Association (ALPA) has pressed its case for the administration to revoke Norwegian Air International’s (NAI) permit to fly to the US.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/open-skies/alpa-presses-trump-oppose-norwegian-permit" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/open-skies/alpa-presses-trump-oppose-norwegian-permit#comments Open Skies Regulation Daily News ATW Plus Wed, 08 Feb 2017 21:15:00 +0000 238241 at http://atwonline.com <p>Norwegian Boeing 787-8</p> Rob Finlayson White House confirms Trump to meet airline CEOs, defends Norwegian http://atwonline.com/open-skies/white-house-confirms-trump-meet-airline-ceos-defends-norwegian <div class="node-body article-body">US President Donald Trump is planning to meet with a number of US airline CEOs Feb. 9, the White House confirmed Tuesday.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/open-skies/white-house-confirms-trump-meet-airline-ceos-defends-norwegian" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/open-skies/white-house-confirms-trump-meet-airline-ceos-defends-norwegian#comments Government Affairs Open Skies Daily News ATW Plus Tue, 07 Feb 2017 21:29:00 +0000 238121 at http://atwonline.com US airline CEOs accuse majors of jeopardizing Open Skies http://atwonline.com/open-skies/us-airline-ceos-accuse-majors-jeopardizing-open-skies <div class="node-body article-body">The three major US legacy carriers are making demands that would jeopardize Open Skies and reduce competition, the CEOs of four US airlines tell the newly appointed US Secretary of State and Transportation Secretary.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/open-skies/us-airline-ceos-accuse-majors-jeopardizing-open-skies" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/open-skies/us-airline-ceos-accuse-majors-jeopardizing-open-skies#comments Open Skies Regulation Daily News ATW Plus Tue, 07 Feb 2017 18:33:00 +0000 238061 at http://atwonline.com