Open Skies http://atwonline.com/taxonomy/term/7398/more en Hogan: Etihad delivers significant benefits to Europe http://atwonline.com/open-skies/hogan-etihad-delivers-significant-benefits-europe <div class="node-body article-body">Etihad Airways contributes considerable benefits to the European economy, Etihad president and CEO James Hogan told European Commission Transport Commissioner Violeta Bulc in response to “protectionist competitors” that threaten the Abu Dhabi-based carrier’s ability to provide jobs and invest in partner airlines.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/open-skies/hogan-etihad-delivers-significant-benefits-europe" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/open-skies/hogan-etihad-delivers-significant-benefits-europe#comments Airlines Open Skies Daily News Aer Lingus Air Serbia airberlin Airbus Alitalia ATW Plus Boeing Etihad Airways Etihad Regional EU James Hogan Fri, 17 Apr 2015 19:24:00 +0000 162821 at http://atwonline.com <p>Etihad Airways A380</p> Courtesy, Airbus IAG’s British Airways, Iberia leave AEA in clash over Gulf carriers http://atwonline.com/open-skies/iag-s-british-airways-iberia-leave-aea-clash-over-gulf-carriers <div class="node-body article-body">In the worst clash so far among European airlines over how to deal with the Persian Gulf carriers, Iberia and British Airways (BA) left industry lobby group Association of European Airlines (AEA) at the end of March.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/open-skies/iag-s-british-airways-iberia-leave-aea-clash-over-gulf-carriers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/open-skies/iag-s-british-airways-iberia-leave-aea-clash-over-gulf-carriers#comments Airlines Open Skies Daily News AEA Air France-KLM Association of European Airlines ATW Plus British Airways Giovanni Bisignani Gulf carriers IATA Iberia International Airlines Group Temel Kotil Willie Walsh Thu, 16 Apr 2015 17:39:00 +0000 162721 at http://atwonline.com <p>British Airways and Iberia aircraft</p> By Linda Blachly Belarus, Ukraine agree on flight frequencies http://atwonline.com/airports-routes/belarus-ukraine-agree-flight-frequencies <div class="node-body article-body">Belarus and Ukraine have agreed on flight frequencies between the capitals, Minsk and Kiev, respectively. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/airports-routes/belarus-ukraine-agree-flight-frequencies" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/airports-routes/belarus-ukraine-agree-flight-frequencies#comments Airlines Open Skies Daily News Airports & Routes Belavia Igor Tcherginets Minsk National Airport Ukrainian International Airlines Tue, 14 Apr 2015 19:48:00 +0000 162331 at http://atwonline.com <p>Belavia Belarusian Airlines Boeing 737</p> Courtesy, Belavia US government to review Gulf carrier subsidy claims; establishes forum for comment http://atwonline.com/open-skies/us-government-review-gulf-carrier-subsidy-claims-establishes-forum-comment <div class="node-body article-body">The US is reviewing a report that alleges Emirates Airline, Etihad Airways and Qatar Airways receive billions of dollars of state subsidies. The government has also established an open forum where information and views on the issue can be submitted.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/open-skies/us-government-review-gulf-carrier-subsidy-claims-establishes-forum-comment" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/open-skies/us-government-review-gulf-carrier-subsidy-claims-establishes-forum-comment#comments Airlines Government Affairs Open Skies Regulation Daily News American American for Fair Skies Delta Emirates Etihad Gulf carriers open skies Qatar Qatar Airways UAE United Airlines Mon, 13 Apr 2015 19:45:00 +0000 162141 at http://atwonline.com Thai government overhauls aviation safety agencies http://atwonline.com/open-skies/thai-government-overhauls-aviation-safety-agencies <div class="node-body article-body">The Thai government will introduce two new safety authorities following the announcement of a blanket flight ban on new Thai schedules by Japanese and South Korean aviation authorities.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/open-skies/thai-government-overhauls-aviation-safety-agencies" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/open-skies/thai-government-overhauls-aviation-safety-agencies#comments Airlines Open Skies Regulation Daily News Air Transport Department ATD Charamporn Jotikasthira EASA FAA flight ban ICAO NACI National Civil Aviation Institute Thai Airways Thai Department of Civil Aviation Universal Safety Oversight Audit Program Thu, 09 Apr 2015 18:08:00 +0000 161821 at http://atwonline.com <p>Thai Airways A380</p> Courtesy, Airbus Minsk, Kiev dispute flights between capitals http://atwonline.com/open-skies/minsk-kiev-dispute-flights-between-capitals <div class="node-body article-body">Belarus and Ukraine have agreed to flight terms between Minsk and Kiev through April 14. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/open-skies/minsk-kiev-dispute-flights-between-capitals" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/open-skies/minsk-kiev-dispute-flights-between-capitals#comments Airlines Open Skies Daily News Airports & Routes ATW Plus Belavia Ukrainian aviation authorities Ukrainian International Airlines Tue, 31 Mar 2015 19:46:00 +0000 160851 at http://atwonline.com Competition watchdog opposes Qantas-China Eastern deal http://atwonline.com/airports-routes/competition-watchdog-opposes-qantas-china-eastern-deal <div class="node-body article-body">Australian regulators have signaled they will not approve plans for Qantas and China Eastern to form a closer partnership, likely derailing the airlines’ strategy to strengthen their positions in the Australia-China market.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/airports-routes/competition-watchdog-opposes-qantas-china-eastern-deal" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/airports-routes/competition-watchdog-opposes-qantas-china-eastern-deal#comments Airlines Open Skies Daily News Airports & Routes ACCC ATW Plus Australian Competition and Consumer Commission China Eastern joint venture partnership Qantas Thu, 26 Mar 2015 19:16:00 +0000 160511 at http://atwonline.com <p>Qantas A380</p> By Kurt Hofmann FedEx: Don’t ‘capitulate’ to US passenger airlines on Open Skies http://atwonline.com/open-skies/fedex-don-t-capitulate-us-passenger-airlines-open-skies <div class="node-body article-body">FedEx Corp. is pushing back hard against major US passenger airlines that, in the cargo giant’s view, are trying to get the US government to alter Open Skies agreements with Middle East states that are integral to FedEx’s business. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/open-skies/fedex-don-t-capitulate-us-passenger-airlines-open-skies" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/open-skies/fedex-don-t-capitulate-us-passenger-airlines-open-skies#comments Airlines Open Skies Daily News American Airlines David Bronczek Delta Air Lines Dubai Emirates Airline Etihad Airways FedEx FedEx Express Frederick Smith open skies Qatar Airways UAE United Airlines United Arab Emirates US-UAE Open Skies Thu, 19 Mar 2015 18:25:00 +0000 159681 at http://atwonline.com <p>FedEx MD-11F</p> By Rob Finlayson Analysis - Washington Sandstorm http://atwonline.com/open-skies/analysis-washington-sandstorm <div class="field-deck"> Alleged subsidy feud escalates between US and Gulf carriers. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><p>American Airlines, Delta Air Lines and United Airlines have joined forces with a number of unions to reveal a report they say supports their claims that the major Gulf carriers are heavily subsidized by their state owners.&nbsp;</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/open-skies/analysis-washington-sandstorm" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/open-skies/analysis-washington-sandstorm#comments Airlines Analysis Open Skies American Airlines Delta Air Lines Emirates Airline Etihad Airways Gulf carriers Qatar Airways United Airlines Thu, 19 Mar 2015 16:04:00 +0000 159651 at http://atwonline.com Thinkstock Editorial — A Dangerous Debate http://atwonline.com/open-skies/editorial-dangerous-debate <div class="node-body article-body"><p>The Gulf subsidy campaign by American Airlines, Delta Air Lines and United Airlines, backed solidly by their union groups, merits as much scrutiny as went into the 55-page report they commissioned and which took two years to prepare.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/open-skies/editorial-dangerous-debate" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/open-skies/editorial-dangerous-debate#comments Airlines Open Skies Editorial American Airlines Delta Air Lines Emirates Etihad Airways Gulf carriers Qatar Airways United Airlines. Open Skies Thu, 19 Mar 2015 15:46:00 +0000 159641 at http://atwonline.com