Open Skies http://atwonline.com/taxonomy/term/7398/more en 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 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 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 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 EC proposes tough standards for civil RPAS in EU airspace http://atwonline.com/open-skies/ec-proposes-tough-standards-civil-rpas-eu-airspace <div class="node-body article-body">The European Commission has proposed tough new standards to regulate the operation of Remotely Piloted Aircraft Systems (RPAS) in European airspace.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/open-skies/ec-proposes-tough-standards-civil-rpas-eu-airspace" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/open-skies/ec-proposes-tough-standards-civil-rpas-eu-airspace#comments Open Skies Daily News European Commission Remotely Piloted Aircraft Systems RPAS Fri, 11 Apr 2014 20:22:00 +0000 122111 at http://atwonline.com Kosovo upper airspace reopens to civilian overflight traffic after 15 years http://atwonline.com/open-skies/kosovo-upper-airspace-reopens-civilian-overflight-traffic-after-15-years <div class="node-body article-body">Fifteen years after the Kosovo crisis, NATO has allowed civilian air traffic overflights through the republic’s upper airspace (Flight Level 205 to Flight Level 660) with the opening up of five direct routes.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/open-skies/kosovo-upper-airspace-reopens-civilian-overflight-traffic-after-15-years" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/open-skies/kosovo-upper-airspace-reopens-civilian-overflight-traffic-after-15-years#comments Open Skies Daily News air navigation service provider air traffic overflights ANSP Balkans Aviation Normalization meeting Eurocontrol HungaroControl Kosovo crisis NATO North Atlantic Council upper airspace Tue, 08 Apr 2014 19:50:00 +0000 121551 at http://atwonline.com Russia, Uzbekistan unable to reconcile liberalized bilateral agreements http://atwonline.com/open-skies/russia-uzbekistan-unable-reconcile-liberalized-bilateral-agreements <div class="node-body article-body">Russia and Uzbekistan want to liberalize bilateral agreements, but are unable to agree on the new rules. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/open-skies/russia-uzbekistan-unable-reconcile-liberalized-bilateral-agreements" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/open-skies/russia-uzbekistan-unable-reconcile-liberalized-bilateral-agreements#comments Open Skies Daily News bilateral agreements Rosaviatsia Russia Russia’s Federal Air Transport Agency Uzbekistan Uzbekistan Airways Fri, 28 Mar 2014 18:51:00 +0000 120311 at http://atwonline.com Outgoing EP endorses SES2+ package for incoming MEPs http://atwonline.com/open-skies/outgoing-ep-endorses-ses2-package-incoming-meps <div class="node-body article-body">Members of the European Parliament (MEPs) have voted to support, strengthen and push forward the European Commission’s Single European Sky 2+ (SES2+) initiative aimed at accelerating implementation of the Single European Sky.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/open-skies/outgoing-ep-endorses-ses2-package-incoming-meps" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/open-skies/outgoing-ep-endorses-ses2-package-incoming-meps#comments Government Affairs Open Skies Daily News AEA ANSP Association of European Airlines ATW Plus CO2 emissions European Commission European Parliament FABs functional airspace blocks Husain Khan MEPs SES2+ Siim Kallas Single European Sky 2+ TRAN Committee Thu, 13 Mar 2014 20:18:00 +0000 118561 at http://atwonline.com Russia and Finland add new routes http://atwonline.com/airports-routes/russia-and-finland-add-new-routes <div class="node-body article-body">Russia and Finland aviation authorities have agreed to add three more destinations between the countries for Finnish and Russian carriers, comprising routes from Helsinki to Kazan, Nizhny Novgorod and Samara. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/airports-routes/russia-and-finland-add-new-routes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/airports-routes/russia-and-finland-add-new-routes#comments Open Skies Daily News Airports & Routes ATW Plus Finland aviation authorities Russia S7 Airlines Fri, 28 Feb 2014 18:35:00 +0000 116981 at http://atwonline.com Kallas raises specter of a single FAB for European airspace http://atwonline.com/open-skies/kallas-raises-specter-single-fab-european-airspace <div class="node-body article-body">Frustrated by the persistent lack of concrete progress on the implementation of Functional Airspace Blocks (FABs), European Transport Commissioner Siim Kallas has raised the specter of imposing a single FAB on the whole of Europe.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/open-skies/kallas-raises-specter-single-fab-european-airspace" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/open-skies/kallas-raises-specter-single-fab-european-airspace#comments Government Affairs Open Skies Daily News ATW Plus EASA EU-ASEAN Aviation Summit European Transport Commissioner Siim Kallas FABs functional airspace blocks SES2+ Single European Sky Mon, 24 Feb 2014 20:57:00 +0000 116191 at http://atwonline.com Norwegian plays down US contingency plan http://atwonline.com/airlines/norwegian-plays-down-us-contingency-plan <div class="node-body article-body">Budget carrier Norwegian is playing down reports that it might buy into US carriers if its newly-formed Irish arm fails to secure a permit for transatlantic operations. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/airlines/norwegian-plays-down-us-contingency-plan" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/airlines/norwegian-plays-down-us-contingency-plan#comments Airlines Open Skies Labor Daily News ATW Plus DOT Norwegian Air International Norwegian Air Shuttle open skies Wed, 19 Feb 2014 21:50:00 +0000 115741 at http://atwonline.com