Open Skies http://atwonline.com/taxonomy/term/7398/more en DOT awards Havana routes to eight US airlines http://atwonline.com/open-skies/dot-awards-havana-routes-eight-us-airlines <div class="node-body article-body">Eight US airlines have been granted permission by the US Department of Transportation (DOT) to begin scheduled flights between the US and Havana, Cuba, this autumn. </div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/open-skies/dot-awards-havana-routes-eight-us-airlines" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/open-skies/dot-awards-havana-routes-eight-us-airlines#comments Open Skies Daily News Wed, 31 Aug 2016 21:08:00 +0000 222441 at http://atwonline.com Top hotel & travel execs protest delay in NAI permit approval http://atwonline.com/open-skies/top-hotel-travel-execs-protest-delay-nai-permit-approval <div class="node-body article-body">With the US still stalling on awarding final approval for a foreign air permit to low-cost carrier Norwegian Air International (NAI), the CEOs of several top hotel chains and travel organizations have written directly to President Barack Obama urging immediate action.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/open-skies/top-hotel-travel-execs-protest-delay-nai-permit-approval" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/open-skies/top-hotel-travel-execs-protest-delay-nai-permit-approval#comments Government Affairs Open Skies Daily News Wed, 31 Aug 2016 18:22:00 +0000 222381 at http://atwonline.com <p>Norwegian 787-8</p> Rob Finlayson Russia lifts ban on charter flights to Turkey http://atwonline.com/open-skies/russia-lifts-ban-charter-flights-turkey <div class="node-body article-body">Russia’s Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev signed a resolution lifting the ban on charter flights to Turkey Aug. 28, leading the way for Russian leisure carriers to file requests to begin charter flights between the two countries. </div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/open-skies/russia-lifts-ban-charter-flights-turkey" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/open-skies/russia-lifts-ban-charter-flights-turkey#comments Open Skies Daily News Mon, 29 Aug 2016 17:48:00 +0000 222041 at http://atwonline.com China to limit North Korea’s Air Koryo operations http://atwonline.com/regulation/china-limit-north-korea-s-air-koryo-operations <div class="node-body article-body">The Civil Aviation Administration of China (CAAC) will limit operations of North Korea’s state-owned flag carrier Air Koryo in China after its Russian-built Tu-204 aircraft made an emergency landing in Shenyang because of smoke in the cabin last month. </div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/regulation/china-limit-north-korea-s-air-koryo-operations" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/regulation/china-limit-north-korea-s-air-koryo-operations#comments Open Skies Regulation Daily News Thu, 18 Aug 2016 14:43:00 +0000 220971 at http://atwonline.com <p>Air Koryo Tu-204</p> Wikimedia American: Delta should operate Haneda route year-round http://atwonline.com/open-skies/american-delta-should-operate-haneda-route-year-round <div class="node-body article-body">American Airlines is reiterating its request that the US Department of Transportation (DOT) require Delta Air Lines to operate its proposed Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport-Tokyo Haneda Airport (MSP–HND) flight daily with a 291-seat Boeing 777 aircraft.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/open-skies/american-delta-should-operate-haneda-route-year-round" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/open-skies/american-delta-should-operate-haneda-route-year-round#comments Open Skies Daily News ATW Plus Tue, 16 Aug 2016 16:39:00 +0000 220781 at http://atwonline.com <p>Delta Air Lines Boeing 767-300</p> Rob Finlayson FAA upgrades Indonesia’s safety rating, enabling Garuda to fly to US http://atwonline.com/open-skies/faa-upgrades-indonesia-s-safety-rating-enabling-garuda-fly-us <div class="node-body article-body">FAA has upgraded Indonesia’s safety rating to Category 1, clearing the way for Garuda Indonesia to launch flights to the US.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/open-skies/faa-upgrades-indonesia-s-safety-rating-enabling-garuda-fly-us" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/open-skies/faa-upgrades-indonesia-s-safety-rating-enabling-garuda-fly-us#comments Open Skies Daily News Safety Mon, 15 Aug 2016 16:07:00 +0000 220631 at http://atwonline.com <p>Garuda Indonesia A330-200</p> Rob Finlayson NAI appeals to European transport commissioner to start US service http://atwonline.com/open-skies/nai-appeals-european-transport-commissioner-start-us-service <div class="node-body article-body">Norwegian Air International (NAI) is appealing to European Transport Commissioner Violeta Bulc to help the carrier make its case for starting US service. </div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/open-skies/nai-appeals-european-transport-commissioner-start-us-service" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/open-skies/nai-appeals-european-transport-commissioner-start-us-service#comments Open Skies Daily News ATW Plus Fri, 12 Aug 2016 15:25:00 +0000 220541 at http://atwonline.com <p>Norwegian 787-8</p> Rob Finlayson AirAsia X wants to increase Australia access http://atwonline.com/open-skies/airasia-x-wants-increase-australia-access <div class="node-body article-body">Indonesian low-cost carrier (LCC) AirAsia X (AAX) wants further relaxation of flight limits on routes from Malaysia to Australia, as the LCC sees this market as one of its major growth oportunities. </div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/open-skies/airasia-x-wants-increase-australia-access" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/open-skies/airasia-x-wants-increase-australia-access#comments Open Skies Daily News ATW Plus Tue, 09 Aug 2016 17:07:00 +0000 220241 at http://atwonline.com <p>AirAsia X A330-300</p> Rob Finlayson American challenges Delta Haneda route http://atwonline.com/open-skies/american-challenges-delta-haneda-route <div class="node-body article-body">American Airlines said the US Department of Transportation (DOT) award of a daytime Minneapolis–Tokyo Haneda flight to Delta Air Lines does not serve the public interest. </div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/open-skies/american-challenges-delta-haneda-route" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/open-skies/american-challenges-delta-haneda-route#comments Open Skies Daily News ATW Plus Wed, 03 Aug 2016 15:02:00 +0000 219721 at http://atwonline.com <p>American Airlines 777-200</p> Rob Finlayson Europe launches arbitration to solve Norwegian impasse http://atwonline.com/open-skies/europe-launches-arbitration-solve-norwegian-impasse <div class="node-body article-body">The European Union (EU) has given formal notice to the US Department of Transportation (DOT) that it will begin arbitration over the question of Norwegian Air International’s (NAI) access to the US market.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/open-skies/europe-launches-arbitration-solve-norwegian-impasse" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/open-skies/europe-launches-arbitration-solve-norwegian-impasse#comments Open Skies Regulation Daily News ATW Plus Wed, 27 Jul 2016 17:45:00 +0000 218971 at http://atwonline.com <p>Norwegian 787</p> Norwegian