Open Skies http://atwonline.com/taxonomy/term/7398/more en Philippine Airlines voices concerns about UAE air treaty talks http://atwonline.com/open-skies/philippine-airlines-voices-concerns-about-uae-air-treaty-talks <div class="node-body article-body">Philippine Airlines (PAL) says it is apprehensive about the ongoing air services negotiations between the Philippines and the United Arab Emirates (UAE), echoing concerns raised by some US carriers about what it describes as “the unfair practices of UAE carriers”.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/open-skies/philippine-airlines-voices-concerns-about-uae-air-treaty-talks" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/open-skies/philippine-airlines-voices-concerns-about-uae-air-treaty-talks#comments Airlines Finance & Data Open Skies Daily News Airports & Routes ATW Plus Manila open skies PAL Philippine Airlines UAE United Arab Emirates Fri, 28 Aug 2015 17:28:00 +0000 178081 at http://atwonline.com ALPA: US should consult with UAE, Qatar over Open Skies http://atwonline.com/open-skies/alpa-us-should-consult-uae-qatar-over-open-skies <div class="node-body article-body">The US should engage Qatar and the United Arab Emirates (UAE) in consultations over Open Skies agreements, Air Line Pilots Association (ALPA) president Tim Canoll said. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/open-skies/alpa-us-should-consult-uae-qatar-over-open-skies" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/open-skies/alpa-us-should-consult-uae-qatar-over-open-skies#comments Airlines Associations Open Skies Labor Daily News Air Lines Pilots Association ALPA American Airlines ATW Plus Delta Air Lines Emirates Airlines Etihad Airways open skies Qatar United Airlines Thu, 20 Aug 2015 18:04:00 +0000 177241 at http://atwonline.com <p>ALPA president Tim Canoll</p> ALPA Turkish CEO Kotil speaks out against airline subsidies http://atwonline.com/open-skies/turkish-ceo-kotil-speaks-out-against-airline-subsidies <div class="node-body article-body">Turkish Airlines president and CEO Temel Kotil has spoken against airline subsidies. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/open-skies/turkish-ceo-kotil-speaks-out-against-airline-subsidies" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/open-skies/turkish-ceo-kotil-speaks-out-against-airline-subsidies#comments Airlines Government Affairs Open Skies Daily News American ATW Plus Delta Air Lines Emirates Etihad open skies Qatar Temel Kotil Turkish Airlines United Airlines Fri, 14 Aug 2015 17:19:00 +0000 176621 at http://atwonline.com <p>Turkish Airlines president and CEO Temel Kotil</p> Turkish Airlines FedEx details $billions US trade value from Open Skies http://atwonline.com/open-skies/fedex-details-billions-us-trade-value-open-skies <div class="node-body article-body">US exports made possible through Open Skies agreements will contribute $900 billion and 347,000 jobs to the US economy, according to a study commissioned by FedEx to support its opposition to the anti-Gulf carrier campaign headed by American Airlines, Delta Air Lines and United Airlines.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/open-skies/fedex-details-billions-us-trade-value-open-skies" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/open-skies/fedex-details-billions-us-trade-value-open-skies#comments Airlines Government Affairs Open Skies Daily News American ATW Plus cargo Delta Emirates Etihad FedEx Gulf Opens Skies Qatar United Tue, 04 Aug 2015 18:49:00 +0000 175511 at http://atwonline.com <p>FedEx MD-11</p> Rob Finlayson New US airline coalition opposes ‘Big 3’ Gulf campaign http://atwonline.com/open-skies/new-us-airline-coalition-opposes-big-3-gulf-campaign <div class="node-body article-body">Four US airlines have formed a new coalition to oppose the campaign to fight expansion of the Gulf carriers in the US. The CEOs of Atlas Air, FedEx, Hawaiian Airlines and JetBlue Airways have submitted a joint letter to the US government saying that what American Airlines, Delta Air Lines and United Airlines are seeking would be a breach of Open Skies treaties and a political maneuver to reduce competition.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/open-skies/new-us-airline-coalition-opposes-big-3-gulf-campaign" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/open-skies/new-us-airline-coalition-opposes-big-3-gulf-campaign#comments Airlines Government Affairs Open Skies Daily News American Atlas ATW Plus Delta Emirates Etihad FedEx Hawaiian JetBlue open skies Qatar United Mon, 03 Aug 2015 20:09:00 +0000 175321 at http://atwonline.com United CEO plays fast and loose with facts in NY speech on Gulf carriers http://atwonline.com/blog/united-ceo-plays-fast-and-loose-facts-ny-speech-gulf-carriers <div class="node-body blog-body">United CEO Jeff Smisek was practically punching the air yesterday in a hard-hitting speech in New York that focused mainly on the Gulf carriers, which he said represent the single biggest threat to US aviation. But how correct were the many accusations he flung?</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/atw-editors-blog-0">ATW Editor&#039;s Blog</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/blog/united-ceo-plays-fast-and-loose-facts-ny-speech-gulf-carriers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/blog/united-ceo-plays-fast-and-loose-facts-ny-speech-gulf-carriers#comments Airlines Blogs Government Affairs Open Skies American Delta eff Smisek Emirates Etihad Open Skies Qatar United ATW Editor&#039;s Blog Fri, 31 Jul 2015 21:27:00 +0000 175141 at http://atwonline.com United CEO defends ‘business-like’ airlines http://atwonline.com/government-affairs/united-ceo-defends-business-airlines <div class="node-body article-body">US airlines have finally become proper businesses and consumers and regulators should get used to that and recognize it brings benefits, the CEO of United Airlines says.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/government-affairs/united-ceo-defends-business-airlines" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/government-affairs/united-ceo-defends-business-airlines#comments Airlines Government Affairs Finance & Data Open Skies Daily News ATW On-Location American ancillary fees ATW Plus Delta DOJ DOT Jeff Smisek JetBlue Southwest United Fri, 31 Jul 2015 19:42:00 +0000 175101 at http://atwonline.com <p>United Airlines CEO Jeff Smisek</p> Twitter Qatar Airways submits report to US government on Open Skies dispute http://atwonline.com/open-skies/qatar-airways-submits-report-us-government-open-skies-dispute <div class="node-body article-body">Qatar Airways has submitted a white paper to the US government answering US airline allegations of unfair competitive behavior and state subsidies. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/open-skies/qatar-airways-submits-report-us-government-open-skies-dispute" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/open-skies/qatar-airways-submits-report-us-government-open-skies-dispute#comments Airlines Government Affairs Open Skies Daily News Akbar Al Baker American Delta Emirates Etihad open skies Qatar Airways United Fri, 31 Jul 2015 18:31:00 +0000 175071 at http://atwonline.com <p>Qatar A320</p> Rob Finlayson United CEO pledges no backing down on fight against Gulf carrier expansion http://atwonline.com/open-skies/united-ceo-pledges-no-backing-down-fight-against-gulf-carrier-expansion <div class="node-body article-body">The US majors will not give up on their campaign against the Gulf carriers, which present the biggest-ever threat to the future of US airlines, the CEO of United Airlines said in a speech in New York Thursday.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/open-skies/united-ceo-pledges-no-backing-down-fight-against-gulf-carrier-expansion" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/open-skies/united-ceo-pledges-no-backing-down-fight-against-gulf-carrier-expansion#comments Airlines Government Affairs Open Skies Daily News ATW On-Location American ATW Plus Delta Dubai Emirates Etihad Jeff Smisek open skies Qatar United Thu, 30 Jul 2015 20:51:00 +0000 174991 at http://atwonline.com <p>United CEO Jeff Smisek</p> United Airlines China turns back Lao Airlines flight for failing to comply with ADIZ rules http://atwonline.com/open-skies/china-turns-back-lao-airlines-flight-failing-comply-adiz-rules <div class="node-body article-body">A Lao Airlines flight—enroute from South Korea’s Gimhae International Airport to the Lao People’s Democratic Republic (LPDR) on July 25—was turned back by Chinese airspace controllers for not having approval to pass through newly imposed Chinese airspace.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/open-skies/china-turns-back-lao-airlines-flight-failing-comply-adiz-rules" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/open-skies/china-turns-back-lao-airlines-flight-failing-comply-adiz-rules#comments Air Traffic Control Airlines Open Skies Daily News ADIZ Air Defense Identification Zone ATW Plus Chinese airspace East China Sea FPL Gimhae International Airport Lao Airlines Lao Airlines QV916 NOTAM preflight plans Mon, 27 Jul 2015 15:26:00 +0000 174261 at http://atwonline.com