Government Affairs http://atwonline.com/taxonomy/term/7404/more en TSA Gun Catches at US Airports: May 2016 http://atwonline.com/data-financials/tsa-gun-catches-us-airports-may-2016 <div class="node-body data_table-body">279 firearms were discovered at 105 US airports in May 2016, up 28% year-over-year -- and the most-ever.</div> <div class="field-csv-file"> <span>CSV File:&nbsp;</span> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-text-csv" alt="text/csv icon" src="http://atwonline.com/sites/all/modules/contrib/filefield/icons/text-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://atwonline.com/site-files/atwonline.com/files/data-tables/TSA Gun catches at US airports May 2016 CSV version.csv" type="text/csv; length=6235">TSA Gun catches at US airports May 2016 CSV version.csv</a></div> </div> <div class="field-disable-sidebar"> Off </div> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-images"><legend>Images</legend> <div class="field-image-promo"> <img class="imagefield 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type="hidden" name="form_build_id" id="form-e_xGczLQfV69P_4QhVCsqHceZwMIVzeRYjfLTSwdklw" value="form-e_xGczLQfV69P_4QhVCsqHceZwMIVzeRYjfLTSwdklw" /> <input type="hidden" name="form_id" id="edit-advpoll-voting-binary-form" value="advpoll_voting_binary_form" /> </div> </div></form> http://atwonline.com/poll/06242016#comments Government Affairs Fri, 24 Jun 2016 15:31:45 +0000 213941 at http://atwonline.com UK aerospace industry reeling after vote to leave European Union http://atwonline.com/government-affairs/uk-aerospace-industry-reeling-after-vote-leave-european-union <div class="node-body article-body">The UK’s aerospace industry has been left reeling after voters elected to ditch membership in the European Union (EU). </div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/government-affairs/uk-aerospace-industry-reeling-after-vote-leave-european-union" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/government-affairs/uk-aerospace-industry-reeling-after-vote-leave-european-union#comments Government Affairs Daily News ATW Plus Fri, 24 Jun 2016 14:30:00 +0000 213931 at http://atwonline.com <p>British Prime Minister David Cameron</p> Matt Cardy/Getty Images Latin America aviation infrastructure needs more investment http://atwonline.com/government-affairs/latin-america-aviation-infrastructure-needs-more-investment <div class="field-deck"> Economic struggles—particularly in the large economies of Brazil, Argentina and Venezuela because of cooling global demand for commodities—also present a challenge. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Passenger traffic in Latin America is expected to grow between 5%-10% per year over the next 10 years, but this growth could be hampered by lack of government investment in infrastructure, air traffic control systems and airports, industry leaders said at the ALTA Pan American Aviation Safety Summit.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/government-affairs/latin-america-aviation-infrastructure-needs-more-investment" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/government-affairs/latin-america-aviation-infrastructure-needs-more-investment#comments Government Affairs Daily News ATW On-Location Tue, 21 Jun 2016 20:12:00 +0000 213521 at http://atwonline.com Russian authorities sum up Far East subsidy program http://atwonline.com/government-affairs/russian-authorities-sum-far-east-subsidy-program <div class="node-body article-body">Russian airlines taking part in Far East subsidy program have carried more than 85,000 passengers from April 1 through May 31. </div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/government-affairs/russian-authorities-sum-far-east-subsidy-program" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/government-affairs/russian-authorities-sum-far-east-subsidy-program#comments Government Affairs Daily News Mon, 13 Jun 2016 20:57:00 +0000 212571 at http://atwonline.com European Union to start liberalization talks http://atwonline.com/government-affairs/european-union-start-liberalization-talks <div class="node-body article-body">Planned economic benefits from new aviation agreements between the European Union (EU) and Turkey, Qatar, the United Arab Emirates (UAE) and Southeast Asia could be worth more than €20 billion ($22 billion) over the next eight years, the European body said June 7.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/government-affairs/european-union-start-liberalization-talks" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/government-affairs/european-union-start-liberalization-talks#comments Government Affairs Daily News Tue, 07 Jun 2016 17:58:00 +0000 211841 at http://atwonline.com EU seeks go-ahead for key air transport talks http://atwonline.com/government-affairs/eu-seeks-go-ahead-key-air-transport-talks <div class="node-body article-body">Transport ministers from all 28 European Union (EU) states are scheduled to meet on June 7 to authorize the start of negotiations for several key air transport agreements.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/government-affairs/eu-seeks-go-ahead-key-air-transport-talks" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/government-affairs/eu-seeks-go-ahead-key-air-transport-talks#comments Government Affairs Daily News Mon, 06 Jun 2016 17:02:00 +0000 211691 at http://atwonline.com European airlines protest Norwegian passenger tax http://atwonline.com/government-affairs/european-airlines-protest-norwegian-passenger-tax <div class="node-body article-body">European lobby group Airlines for Europe (A4E) said it is “astonished” that Norway’s government is pressing ahead with a new airline passenger tax despite evidence that such levies depress demand and weaken both airlines and airports.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/government-affairs/european-airlines-protest-norwegian-passenger-tax" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/government-affairs/european-airlines-protest-norwegian-passenger-tax#comments Government Affairs Daily News Thu, 26 May 2016 17:49:00 +0000 210451 at http://atwonline.com TSA Gun Catches at US Airports: April 2016 http://atwonline.com/data-financials/tsa-gun-catches-us-airports-april-2016 <div class="node-body data_table-body">260 firearms were discovered at 92 US airports in April 2016, up 28.7% year-over-year.</div> <div class="field-csv-file"> <span>CSV File:&nbsp;</span> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-text-csv" alt="text/csv icon" src="http://atwonline.com/sites/all/modules/contrib/filefield/icons/text-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://atwonline.com/site-files/atwonline.com/files/data-tables/TSA Gun catches at US airports April 2016 CSV version.csv" type="text/csv; length=5480">TSA Gun catches at US airports April 2016 CSV version.csv</a></div> </div> <div class="field-disable-sidebar"> Off </div> <fieldset class="fieldgroup 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</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/government-affairs/russian-airlines-ask-authorities-reconsider-subsidy-program-rates" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/government-affairs/russian-airlines-ask-authorities-reconsider-subsidy-program-rates#comments Government Affairs Daily News ATW Plus Wed, 27 Apr 2016 18:30:00 +0000 206431 at http://atwonline.com