Open Skies http://atwonline.com/taxonomy/term/7398/more en AEA joins forces with NATS to try and drive forward SES implementation http://atwonline.com/open-skies/aea-joins-forces-nats-try-and-drive-forward-ses-implementation <div class="node-body article-body">The Association of European Airlines (AEA) has signed a strategic partnership agreement with UK air navigation services provider NATS to explore ways of driving progress toward implementation of the Single European Sky (SES) and delivering additional savings for airlines in Europe.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/open-skies/aea-joins-forces-nats-try-and-drive-forward-ses-implementation" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/open-skies/aea-joins-forces-nats-try-and-drive-forward-ses-implementation#comments Associations Open Skies Daily News AEA Association of European Airlines Athar Husain Khan NATS Richard Deakin SES Single European Sky Fri, 18 Jul 2014 14:01:00 +0000 132501 at http://atwonline.com Russia to liberalize rules for Kyrgyzstan http://atwonline.com/open-skies/russia-liberalize-rules-kyrgyzstan <div class="node-body article-body">Russian aviation authorities have offered to remove all restrictions on the number of frequencies and destinations between Russia and Kyrgyzstan. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/open-skies/russia-liberalize-rules-kyrgyzstan" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/open-skies/russia-liberalize-rules-kyrgyzstan#comments Open Skies Daily News Kyrgyzstan Russian aviation authorities Thu, 10 Jul 2014 19:17:00 +0000 131321 at http://atwonline.com French ATC strike threatens major disruption http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-management/french-atc-strike-threatens-major-disruption <div class="node-body article-body">A six-day strike by one of France’s largest air traffic controllers’ unions, the UNSA-ICNA, is set to cause major disruption to flights throughout Europe.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-management/french-atc-strike-threatens-major-disruption" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-management/french-atc-strike-threatens-major-disruption#comments Air Traffic Management Open Skies Labor Daily News ATC ATM Eurocontrol IATA labor Ryanair SES Single European Sky strike Tue, 24 Jun 2014 20:10:00 +0000 129631 at http://atwonline.com AEA: Proposed ‘massive’ hike in German airspace user fees is ‘unacceptable’ http://atwonline.com/open-skies/aea-proposed-massive-hike-german-airspace-user-fees-unacceptable <div class="node-body article-body">The Association of European Airlines (AEA) has called proposed plans by Germany’s air navigation services provider Deutsche Flugsicherung (DFS) to increase user charges next year “unacceptable.” </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/open-skies/aea-proposed-massive-hike-german-airspace-user-fees-unacceptable" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/open-skies/aea-proposed-massive-hike-german-airspace-user-fees-unacceptable#comments Associations Open Skies Daily News AEA air navigation services Association of European Airlines Athar Husain Khan ATW Plus Deutsche Flugsicherung DFS FABEC Functional Airspace Block Europe Central Single European Sky Mon, 09 Jun 2014 20:04:00 +0000 128141 at http://atwonline.com NATS, Avinor ink deal for single common AIM solution http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-management/nats-avinor-ink-deal-single-common-aim-solution <div class="node-body article-body">UK and Norwegian air navigation service providers (ANSPs) NATS and Avinor, have signed a deal for a single common Aeronautical Information Management (AIM) system as part of the Borealis Alliance of ANSPs.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-management/nats-avinor-ink-deal-single-common-aim-solution" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-management/nats-avinor-ink-deal-single-common-aim-solution#comments Air Traffic Management Open Skies Daily News Aeronautical Information Management system air navigation service providers Andrew Sage ANSP ATW Plus Avinor Avitech Borealis Alliance NATS Single European Sky System Wide Information Management Torunn Carlsson Wed, 28 May 2014 20:14:00 +0000 127071 at http://atwonline.com Ukraine bans flights to several Russian regions http://atwonline.com/open-skies/ukraine-bans-flights-several-russian-regions <div class="node-body article-body">Ukrainian aviation authorities have banned flights to republics in Russia’s North Caucasus due to continuing political instability. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/open-skies/ukraine-bans-flights-several-russian-regions" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/open-skies/ukraine-bans-flights-several-russian-regions#comments Open Skies Daily News Airports & Routes ATW Plus Rosaviatsia State Aviation Administration of Ukraine Ukraine-Russia political conflict United Nations Thu, 15 May 2014 20:34:00 +0000 125721 at http://atwonline.com In Search of Common Skies http://atwonline.com/government-affairs/search-common-skies <div class="field-deck"> The European Union clears first hurdle to creating inter-regional single aviation market with ASEAN </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><p>A joint declaration signed by the European Union and the Association of South East Asian Nations (ASEAN) has given the European Commission a green light to secure a mandate for negotiating a comprehensive air transport agreement between the two regions.<br /> The declaration was signed in February at the end of a two-day EU-ASEAN Aviation Summit in Singapore, aimed at fostering more and better direct air services between the two trading blocs.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/government-affairs/search-common-skies" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/government-affairs/search-common-skies#comments Government Affairs Open Skies ATW Plus EU EU-ASEAN Aviation Summit European Union Wed, 30 Apr 2014 15:26:00 +0000 124041 at http://atwonline.com ICAO confirms Ukraine’s Black Sea air navigation rights http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-management/icao-confirms-ukraine-s-black-sea-air-navigation-rights <div class="node-body article-body">As tensions heighten in the Ukraine, ICAO has confirmed Ukraine’s exclusive right to provide air navigation services in international airspace over the Black Sea within the Simferopol flight information region (FIR). </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-management/icao-confirms-ukraine-s-black-sea-air-navigation-rights" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-management/icao-confirms-ukraine-s-black-sea-air-navigation-rights#comments Air Traffic Management Open Skies Daily News air navigation services ATW Plus Aviation Authorities of the Russian Federation Black Sea ICAO Simferopol Flight Information Region Ukrainian State Air Traffic Service Enterprise UkSATSE Thu, 17 Apr 2014 20:18:00 +0000 122691 at http://atwonline.com European Commission gets tough on FAB implementation http://atwonline.com/open-skies/european-commission-gets-tough-fab-implementation <div class="node-body article-body">The European Commission has launched the first infringement proceedings against European Union (EU) member states it believes are impeding progress on the Single European Sky (SES) through their failure to implement Functional Airspace Blocks (FABs).</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/open-skies/european-commission-gets-tough-fab-implementation" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/open-skies/european-commission-gets-tough-fab-implementation#comments Open Skies Daily News air traffic management ATW Plus EU European Commission European Union FAB functional airspace blocks SES Siim Kallas Single European Sky Wed, 16 Apr 2014 21:03:00 +0000 122451 at http://atwonline.com European Union lifts ban on Cebu Pacific http://atwonline.com/open-skies/european-union-lifts-ban-cebu-pacific <div class="node-body article-body">The European Union (EU) has lifted its ban on Philippine low-cost carrier (LCC) Cebu Pacific, enabling it to re-establish scheduled flights to Europe.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/open-skies/european-union-lifts-ban-cebu-pacific" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/open-skies/european-union-lifts-ban-cebu-pacific#comments Airlines Open Skies Daily News ATW Plus ban CAE Cebu Pacific Civil Aviation Authority of the Philippines Clark Airport European Union FAA MRO Philippine Academy for Aviation Training Singapore Airlines Engineering Co. Tigerair Tue, 15 Apr 2014 20:40:00 +0000 122341 at http://atwonline.com <p>Cebu Pacific A330-300</p> Courtesy, Airbus