Open Skies http://atwonline.com/taxonomy/term/7398/more en Cuba routes dispute puts American at odds with Southwest, JetBlue http://atwonline.com/open-skies/cuba-routes-dispute-puts-american-odds-southwest-jetblue <div class="node-body article-body">A motion filed by American Airlines with the US Department of Transportation (DOT) that would alter how airlines schedule their routes to Cuba has generated backlash from rivals Southwest Airlines and JetBlue Airways.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/open-skies/cuba-routes-dispute-puts-american-odds-southwest-jetblue" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/open-skies/cuba-routes-dispute-puts-american-odds-southwest-jetblue#comments Open Skies Daily News Tue, 16 Oct 2018 14:00:00 +0000 296131 at http://atwonline.com <p>American Airlines Boeing 787-9</p> Rob Finlayson UK government gives welcomed guidance on no-deal Brexit http://atwonline.com/government-affairs/uk-government-gives-welcomed-guidance-no-deal-brexit <div class="node-body article-body">UK pilots and European airports have welcomed the publication of UK government guidance on what will happen if the country leaves the European Union (EU) in March 2019 without an agreed-upon Brexit deal. </div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/government-affairs/uk-government-gives-welcomed-guidance-no-deal-brexit" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/government-affairs/uk-government-gives-welcomed-guidance-no-deal-brexit#comments Government Affairs Open Skies Daily News ATW Plus Tue, 25 Sep 2018 17:01:00 +0000 294421 at http://atwonline.com Getty Images Coalition urges US lawmakers to abandon flag of convenience provision http://atwonline.com/open-skies/coalition-urges-us-lawmakers-abandon-flag-convenience-provision <div class="node-body article-body">A coalition of airlines, airports and manufacturers wrote a letter to US lawmakers urging them to ditch a provision in the bill to reauthorize the FAA that would target so-called “flag of convenience” carriers, warning it would “undermine the basis for the Open Skies Agreements” that underpin the global aviation system. </div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/open-skies/coalition-urges-us-lawmakers-abandon-flag-convenience-provision" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/open-skies/coalition-urges-us-lawmakers-abandon-flag-convenience-provision#comments Government Affairs Open Skies Daily News ATW Plus Tue, 18 Sep 2018 17:36:00 +0000 293711 at http://atwonline.com Adding flag of convenience amendment to FAA bill raises Open Skies concerns http://atwonline.com/aeropolitics/adding-flag-convenience-amendment-faa-bill-raises-open-skies-concerns <div class="node-body article-body">Attempts by some US lawmakers to add language to the FAA reauthorization bill that would change labor rules on foreign airlines operating to the US within Open Skies agreements are raising concerns among the White House administration, US airlines and the European Commission (EC).</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/aeropolitics/adding-flag-convenience-amendment-faa-bill-raises-open-skies-concerns" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/aeropolitics/adding-flag-convenience-amendment-faa-bill-raises-open-skies-concerns#comments Aeropolitics Open Skies Daily News ATW Plus Mon, 20 Aug 2018 19:47:00 +0000 291161 at http://atwonline.com FAA chief urges increased cooperation with UK ahead of Brexit http://atwonline.com/open-skies/faa-chief-urges-increased-cooperation-uk-ahead-brexit <div class="node-body article-body">FAA acting administrator Dan Elwell has called on the UK and world governments to accelerate the pace of bilateral aviation negotiations ahead of Brexit, when the UK leaves the European Union (EU), in March 2019.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/open-skies/faa-chief-urges-increased-cooperation-uk-ahead-brexit" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/open-skies/faa-chief-urges-increased-cooperation-uk-ahead-brexit#comments Government Affairs Open Skies Daily News ATW Plus Wed, 20 Jun 2018 19:32:00 +0000 284891 at http://atwonline.com US-UK Open Skies deal expected this summer http://atwonline.com/open-skies/us-uk-open-skies-deal-expected-summer <div class="node-body article-body">The US and UK are reportedly nearing the completion of a new Open Skies agreement, as the two countries look to ensure a smooth transition for transatlantic aviation post-Brexit.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/open-skies/us-uk-open-skies-deal-expected-summer" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/open-skies/us-uk-open-skies-deal-expected-summer#comments Open Skies Daily News ATW Plus Thu, 31 May 2018 13:31:00 +0000 282841 at http://atwonline.com US economist says Open Skies should not be sought with “foe” China http://atwonline.com/open-skies/us-economist-says-open-skies-should-not-be-sought-foe-china <div class="node-body article-body">A US-China Open Skies agreement is an unlikely prospect in the near future, a Washington panel agreed Monday, but some welcomed the principle of such an agreement while one US economist said China should be treated “like we treated the Soviet Union.”</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/open-skies/us-economist-says-open-skies-should-not-be-sought-foe-china" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/open-skies/us-economist-says-open-skies-should-not-be-sought-foe-china#comments Airlines Open Skies Regulation Daily News ATW Plus Mon, 21 May 2018 19:47:00 +0000 282011 at http://atwonline.com ANALYSIS: US major airlines' fifth failure http://atwonline.com/aeropolitics/analysis-us-major-airlines-fifth-failure <div class="node-body article-body">A three-year battle started by American Airlines, Delta Air Lines and United Airlines against the major Gulf carriers appears to have ended with little to show for the millions of dollars of campaigning by the US airlines and affiliated unions.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/aeropolitics/analysis-us-major-airlines-fifth-failure" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/aeropolitics/analysis-us-major-airlines-fifth-failure#comments Aeropolitics Open Skies Daily News Opinions ATW Plus Fri, 18 May 2018 17:05:00 +0000 281861 at http://atwonline.com White House confirms UAE fifth freedom assurance, not ‘routes freeze’ http://atwonline.com/open-skies/white-house-confirms-uae-fifth-freedom-assurance-not-routes-freeze <div class="node-body article-body">In its third version this week of what was agreed between the US and the United Arab Emirates on their Open Skies aviation deal, the White House now says there is an “understanding” that UAE airlines have “no current plans” to add fifth freedom flights, but makes no mention of a routes freeze.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/open-skies/white-house-confirms-uae-fifth-freedom-assurance-not-routes-freeze" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/open-skies/white-house-confirms-uae-fifth-freedom-assurance-not-routes-freeze#comments Aeropolitics Open Skies Daily News ATW Plus Thu, 17 May 2018 17:24:00 +0000 281671 at http://atwonline.com Joe Pries Aviation White House trade director says UAE agreement includes routes freeze http://atwonline.com/open-skies/white-house-trade-director-says-uae-agreement-includes-routes-freeze <div class="node-body article-body">In what appears to be a divergence from the terms of the US and United Arab Emirates (UAE) new Open Skies side agreement, a top White House official told industry stakeholders that there is a freeze on adding routes to the US.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/open-skies/white-house-trade-director-says-uae-agreement-includes-routes-freeze" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/open-skies/white-house-trade-director-says-uae-agreement-includes-routes-freeze#comments Government Affairs Open Skies Daily News ATW Plus Tue, 15 May 2018 18:45:00 +0000 281461 at http://atwonline.com Getty Images