Government Affairs http://atwonline.com/taxonomy/term/7404/more en 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 Tue, 15 May 2018 18:45:00 +0000 281461 at http://atwonline.com Getty Images US lawmakers propose bill to expand aviation maintenance workforce http://atwonline.com/mro/us-lawmakers-propose-bill-expand-aviation-maintenance-workforce <div class="node-body article-body">A group of bipartisan lawmakers in the US House have introduced a bill to expand the ranks of skilled aviation maintenance technicians in the US. </div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/mro/us-lawmakers-propose-bill-expand-aviation-maintenance-workforce" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/mro/us-lawmakers-propose-bill-expand-aviation-maintenance-workforce#comments Government Affairs Daily News MRO Mon, 14 May 2018 18:16:00 +0000 281291 at http://atwonline.com Latvia to develop 2019-25 aviation strategy http://atwonline.com/government-affairs/latvia-develop-2019-25-aviation-strategy <div class="node-body article-body">Latvian aviation stakeholders have signed a memorandum of cooperation, which will lead to the industry and government jointly creating an aviation strategy for 2019-25.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/government-affairs/latvia-develop-2019-25-aviation-strategy" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/government-affairs/latvia-develop-2019-25-aviation-strategy#comments Government Affairs Daily News Mon, 14 May 2018 18:05:00 +0000 281281 at http://atwonline.com Aviation Association of Latvia Report: US, UAE reach deal on subsidy transparency http://atwonline.com/open-skies/report-us-uae-reach-deal-subsidy-transparency <div class="node-body article-body">The US and United Arab Emirates (UAE) are set to announce a deal that addresses longstanding concerns over alleged subsidies for Dubai-based Emirates Airline and Abu Dhabi-based Etihad Airways as well as fifth-freedom flying to the state.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/open-skies/report-us-uae-reach-deal-subsidy-transparency" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/open-skies/report-us-uae-reach-deal-subsidy-transparency#comments Government Affairs Open Skies Daily News Fri, 11 May 2018 21:03:00 +0000 281211 at http://atwonline.com <p>Etihad Boeing 787-9</p> Rob Finlayson North Korea pledges airspace safety improvement in ICAO meeting http://atwonline.com/government-affairs/north-korea-pledges-airspace-safety-improvement-icao-meeting <div class="node-body article-body">North Korea has committed to taking steps to improve its airspace safety, which could open the way for airlines to resume using North Korean airspace for overflights.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/government-affairs/north-korea-pledges-airspace-safety-improvement-icao-meeting" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/government-affairs/north-korea-pledges-airspace-safety-improvement-icao-meeting#comments Government Affairs Daily News Safety ATW Plus Fri, 11 May 2018 14:33:00 +0000 281121 at http://atwonline.com Boeing insists on ‘level playing field’ with Airbus in Iran developments http://atwonline.com/government-affairs/boeing-insists-level-playing-field-airbus-iran-developments <div class="node-body article-body">Boeing chief executive Dennis Muilenburg has said making sure Airbus and Boeing are held to the same requirements or given the same opportunities in any Iranian aircraft sales will be the top priority now that President Donald Trump is withdrawing from the Iranian nuclear deal.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/government-affairs/boeing-insists-level-playing-field-airbus-iran-developments" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/government-affairs/boeing-insists-level-playing-field-airbus-iran-developments#comments Government Affairs Daily News Manufacturers ATW Plus Wed, 09 May 2018 20:20:00 +0000 280961 at http://atwonline.com <p>Boeing CEO Dennis Muilenburg and Economic Club&rsquo;s David Rubenstein</p> The Economic Club/Twitter Aircraft manufacturers expect to lose Iran orders http://atwonline.com/manufacturers/aircraft-manufacturers-expect-lose-iran-orders <div class="node-body article-body">Airbus expects to be bound by the Trump administration’s new prohibitions against selling US aircraft and parts to Iran even if Europe maintains a more business-friendly approach to the Persian Gulf nation, a top executive said.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/manufacturers/aircraft-manufacturers-expect-lose-iran-orders" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/manufacturers/aircraft-manufacturers-expect-lose-iran-orders#comments Government Affairs Daily News Manufacturers ATW Plus Wed, 09 May 2018 16:00:00 +0000 280911 at http://atwonline.com <p>Iran Air took delivery of its first new aircraft, an&nbsp;A321, from a historic 100-aircraft Airbus order in January 2017. The A321 was the first delivery of a 100-strong Airbus order, comprising 46 A320s, 38 A330s and 16 A350s.&nbsp;</p> Airbus A4E: Austria benefits from reduced air travel taxes in 1Q http://atwonline.com/government-affairs/a4e-austria-benefits-reduced-air-travel-taxes-1q <div class="node-body article-body">Airlines for Europe (A4E), which has been lobbying to reduce aviation taxes in eight European countries, has said that when Austria cut air travel taxes in half at the beginning of this year, Austrian Airlines saw a 13% increase in passenger growth in the first quarter alone, according to a study by PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC).</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/government-affairs/a4e-austria-benefits-reduced-air-travel-taxes-1q" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/government-affairs/a4e-austria-benefits-reduced-air-travel-taxes-1q#comments Government Affairs Daily News ATW Plus Fri, 04 May 2018 19:54:00 +0000 280671 at http://atwonline.com North Korea asks ICAO for route through South Korea airspace http://atwonline.com/open-skies/north-korea-asks-icao-route-through-south-korea-airspace <div class="node-body article-body">ICAO is involved in moves that could lead to improved aviation cooperation between North and South Korea.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/open-skies/north-korea-asks-icao-route-through-south-korea-airspace" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/open-skies/north-korea-asks-icao-route-through-south-korea-airspace#comments Government Affairs Open Skies Daily News ATW Plus Fri, 04 May 2018 15:15:00 +0000 280561 at http://atwonline.com Croatia again seeks airline partner http://atwonline.com/government-affairs/croatia-again-seeks-airline-partner <div class="node-body article-body">The government of Croatia has announced that it aims to find a new strategic partner for Croatia Airlines. </div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/government-affairs/croatia-again-seeks-airline-partner" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/government-affairs/croatia-again-seeks-airline-partner#comments Government Affairs Daily News Mon, 30 Apr 2018 20:36:00 +0000 280051 at http://atwonline.com <p>Croatia Airlines A319</p> Rob Finlayson