Open Skies http://atwonline.com/taxonomy/term/7398/more en 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 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 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 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 Wed, 12 Jul 2017 21:25:00 +0000 253471 at http://atwonline.com <p>American Airlines Boeing 787-8</p> Rob Finlayson EC official to US: Resolve Norwegian UK application soon http://atwonline.com/open-skies/ec-official-us-resolve-norwegian-uk-application-soon <div class="node-body article-body">Europe will begin the arbitration process over Norwegian UK’s (NUK) application to serve US routes if the US does not soon approve the application, a senior European Commission (EC) official warned this week.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/open-skies/ec-official-us-resolve-norwegian-uk-application-soon" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/open-skies/ec-official-us-resolve-norwegian-uk-application-soon#comments Open Skies Regulation Daily News Tue, 11 Jul 2017 17:18:00 +0000 253301 at http://atwonline.com <p>Norwegian Boeing 787-8</p> Rob Finlayson Norwegian adds four more long-haul routes http://atwonline.com/open-skies/norwegian-adds-four-more-long-haul-routes <div class="node-body article-body">Long-haul, low-cost carrier (LCC) Norwegian is to add two more US links from London Gatwick and a further two from Paris Charles de Gaulle, as the airline continues its controversial long-haul expansion.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/open-skies/norwegian-adds-four-more-long-haul-routes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/open-skies/norwegian-adds-four-more-long-haul-routes#comments Open Skies Daily News Thu, 06 Jul 2017 19:45:00 +0000 252851 at http://atwonline.com <p>Norwegian Boeing 787-8</p> Rob Finlayson Cathay Dragon gains permission for US routes http://atwonline.com/open-skies/cathay-dragon-gains-permission-us-routes <div class="node-body article-body">Although Cathay Pacific subsidiary Cathay Dragon has gained expanded permission to fly routes to the US, the Hong Kong-based carrier says it does not intend to launch flights there in the short term.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/open-skies/cathay-dragon-gains-permission-us-routes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/open-skies/cathay-dragon-gains-permission-us-routes#comments Open Skies Daily News ATW Plus Wed, 05 Jul 2017 19:56:00 +0000 252731 at http://atwonline.com <p>Cathay Dragon A320</p> Rob Finlayson Trump rolls back Cuba reopening, but scheduled flights still allowed http://atwonline.com/regulation/trump-rolls-back-cuba-reopening-scheduled-flights-still-allowed <div class="node-body article-body">US President Donald Trump moved to roll back some of his predecessor’s policy of reopening relations with Cuba, but Trump will keep the air services pact in place that allows commercial flights between the two countries.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/regulation/trump-rolls-back-cuba-reopening-scheduled-flights-still-allowed" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/regulation/trump-rolls-back-cuba-reopening-scheduled-flights-still-allowed#comments Open Skies Regulation Daily News ATW Plus Fri, 16 Jun 2017 19:06:00 +0000 250871 at http://atwonline.com <p>US President Donald Trump announces his Cuba policy in Miami June 16.</p> Joe Raedle/Getty Images Qatar Airways CEO Al Baker asks ICAO to step in http://atwonline.com/government-affairs/qatar-airways-ceo-al-baker-asks-icao-step <div class="node-body article-body">Qatar Airways CEO Akbar Al Baker has called on ICAO to step in to the diplomatic rift between Qatar and the Gulf states that have closed their airspace to Qatar Airways.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/government-affairs/qatar-airways-ceo-al-baker-asks-icao-step" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/government-affairs/qatar-airways-ceo-al-baker-asks-icao-step#comments Government Affairs Open Skies Daily News ATW Plus Wed, 14 Jun 2017 19:01:00 +0000 250571 at http://atwonline.com <p>Qatar Airways A380</p> Rob Finlayson Airlines and airports back European Union aviation plans http://atwonline.com/regulation/airlines-and-airports-back-european-union-aviation-plans <div class="node-body article-body">Industry bodies representing European airlines and airports have broadly welcomed the implementing details of the European Commission’s aviation strategy.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/regulation/airlines-and-airports-back-european-union-aviation-plans" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/regulation/airlines-and-airports-back-european-union-aviation-plans#comments Air Traffic Management Open Skies Regulation Daily News ATW Plus Thu, 08 Jun 2017 19:46:00 +0000 250061 at http://atwonline.com