Government Affairs http://atwonline.com/taxonomy/term/7404/more en Dutch Safety Board takes over MH17 investigation lead http://atwonline.com/safety/dutch-safety-board-takes-over-mh17-investigation-lead <div class="node-body article-body">The Dutch Safety Board has taken over formal responsibility for the investigation into the crash of Malaysia Airlines MH17.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/safety/dutch-safety-board-takes-over-mh17-investigation-lead" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/safety/dutch-safety-board-takes-over-mh17-investigation-lead#comments Airlines Government Affairs Daily News Safety 777 Boeing Dutch Safety Board ICAO Malaysia Airlines MH17 Wed, 23 Jul 2014 20:13:00 +0000 132941 at http://atwonline.com <p>Malaysia Airlines MH17 wreckage near Donetsk, Ukraine</p> By Soner Kilinc/Anadolu Agency/Getty Images EASA stops short of Tel Aviv ban http://atwonline.com/government-affairs/easa-stops-short-tel-aviv-ban <div class="node-body article-body">The European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) has strongly recommended that airlines stop operating to Tel Aviv Ben Gurion International Airport, although it stopped short of the ban issued by its US counterparts.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/government-affairs/easa-stops-short-tel-aviv-ban" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/government-affairs/easa-stops-short-tel-aviv-ban#comments Airlines Government Affairs Regulation Security Daily News Safety Airports & Routes EASA European Aviation Safety Agency NOTAM Notice to Airmen safety information bulletin Tel Aviv Ben Gurion International Airport Wed, 23 Jul 2014 20:10:00 +0000 132881 at http://atwonline.com FAA extends ban to Tel Aviv an additional 24 hours http://atwonline.com/security/faa-extends-ban-tel-aviv-additional-24-hours <div class="node-body article-body">FAA has issued another notice to airmen (NOTAM) informing US airlines that Tuesday’s NOTAM flight ban remains in effect for Israel’s Ben Gurion International Airport for “up-to-an-additional-24-hours while the FAA continues to monitor and evaluate the situation.”</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/security/faa-extends-ban-tel-aviv-additional-24-hours" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/security/faa-extends-ban-tel-aviv-additional-24-hours#comments Airlines Government Affairs Regulation Security Daily News Ben Gurion International Airport EASA European Aviation Safety Agency FAA NOTAM Notice to Airmen rocket strike Wed, 23 Jul 2014 17:34:00 +0000 133031 at http://atwonline.com FAA bans US airlines from flying to Tel Aviv; Some European airlines suspend flights voluntarily http://atwonline.com/security/faa-bans-us-airlines-flying-tel-aviv-some-european-airlines-suspend-flights-voluntarily <div class="node-body article-body">FAA issued a notice to airmen (NOTAM) Tuesday prohibiting US carriers from flying to or from Tel Aviv Ben Gurion International Airport following a rocket strike Tuesday morning that landed about a mile from the Israeli airport.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/security/faa-bans-us-airlines-flying-tel-aviv-some-european-airlines-suspend-flights-voluntarily" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/security/faa-bans-us-airlines-flying-tel-aviv-some-european-airlines-suspend-flights-voluntarily#comments Airlines Government Affairs Security Daily News Safety Airports & Routes 747 Air France Ben Gurion Boeing Delta Air Lines EASA FAA KLM Lufthansa Tel Aviv Tue, 22 Jul 2014 20:54:00 +0000 132871 at http://atwonline.com Parked Afriqiyah Airways A330 destroyed at Tripoli International Airport http://atwonline.com/safety/parked-afriqiyah-airways-a330-destroyed-tripoli-international-airport <div class="node-body article-body">An Afriqiyah Airways Airbus A330-200 parked at Tripoli International Airport got caught in the cross fire of battling militias on July 20 and was completely destroyed. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/safety/parked-afriqiyah-airways-a330-destroyed-tripoli-international-airport" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/safety/parked-afriqiyah-airways-a330-destroyed-tripoli-international-airport#comments Airlines Government Affairs Daily News Safety Airports & Routes Afriqiyah Airways Aviation Safety Network cross fire Tripoli International Airport Tue, 22 Jul 2014 20:27:00 +0000 132841 at http://atwonline.com FAA bans US airlines from flying to Tel Aviv after rocket strike near Ben Gurion Airport http://atwonline.com/safety/faa-bans-us-airlines-flying-tel-aviv-after-rocket-strike-near-ben-gurion-airport <div class="node-body article-body">FAA issued a notice to airmen (NOTAM) Tuesday prohibiting US carriers from flying to or from Tel Aviv Ben Gurion International Airport following a rocket strike Tuesday morning that landed about a mile from the Israeli airport.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/safety/faa-bans-us-airlines-flying-tel-aviv-after-rocket-strike-near-ben-gurion-airport" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/safety/faa-bans-us-airlines-flying-tel-aviv-after-rocket-strike-near-ben-gurion-airport#comments Airlines Government Affairs Daily News Safety 747 Ben Gurion Boeing Delta Air Lines FAA Tel Aviv Tue, 22 Jul 2014 18:30:00 +0000 132721 at http://atwonline.com Malaysia Airlines struggles with MH17 aftermath http://atwonline.com/safety/malaysia-airlines-struggles-mh17-aftermath <div class="node-body article-body">Malaysia Airline System (MAS) is struggling to cope with the aftermath of the shoot down of its Boeing 777-200 aircraft, flight MH17, over Ukraine last week, killing all 298 on board.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/safety/malaysia-airlines-struggles-mh17-aftermath" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/safety/malaysia-airlines-struggles-mh17-aftermath#comments Airlines Government Affairs Daily News Safety Barack Obama Department of Information Eurocontrol MA370 Malay Malaysia Airline System Malaysia’s Ministry of Transport MAS MH17 National Security Council Royal Malaysian Police surface-to-air missile Ukraine Air Navigation provider UkSATSE Mon, 21 Jul 2014 20:01:00 +0000 132571 at http://atwonline.com <p>Wreckages of Malaysia Airlines MH17</p> By Anadolu Agency/Getty Images Obama: Missile shot down MH17; Malaysia Airlines says Eurocontrol approved route http://atwonline.com/safety/obama-missile-shot-down-mh17-malaysia-airlines-says-eurocontrol-approved-route <div class="node-body article-body">The Malaysia Airlines Boeing 777-200ER that crashed over Ukraine Thursday, killing all 298 on board, was shot down by a surface-to-air-missile (SAM) from territory controlled by Russian-supporting militants, US President Barack Obama said Friday.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/safety/obama-missile-shot-down-mh17-malaysia-airlines-says-eurocontrol-approved-route" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/safety/obama-missile-shot-down-mh17-malaysia-airlines-says-eurocontrol-approved-route#comments Airlines Government Affairs Daily News Safety Airports & Routes 777 Boeing EACCC Eurocontrol IATA ICAO Malaysia Airlines MH17 Fri, 18 Jul 2014 18:01:00 +0000 132561 at http://atwonline.com <p>MH17 wreckage</p> Soner Kilinc/Anadolu Agency/Getty Images Indian government budgets higher equity infusion into Air India http://atwonline.com/government-affairs/indian-government-budgets-higher-equity-infusion-air-india <div class="node-body article-body">India’s government has budgeted for Rs 65 billion ($1.8 billion), as equity infusion for flag carrier Air India during the financial year 2014-15. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/government-affairs/indian-government-budgets-higher-equity-infusion-air-india" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/government-affairs/indian-government-budgets-higher-equity-infusion-air-india#comments Airlines Government Affairs Daily News Air India AirAsia India Arun Jaitley Ashok Gajapathi Raju Jet Airways Tata-Singapore Airlines joint venture Fri, 11 Jul 2014 20:15:00 +0000 131431 at http://atwonline.com <p>Air India A321</p> By Rob Finlayson EU Social Dialogue group calls for tough stance against Flags of Convenience http://atwonline.com/government-affairs/eu-social-dialogue-group-calls-tough-stance-against-flags-convenience <div class="node-body article-body">European labor groups are warning that so-called Flags of Convenience—widely used in the maritime sector—are threatening Europe’s aviation industry.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/government-affairs/eu-social-dialogue-group-calls-tough-stance-against-flags-convenience" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/government-affairs/eu-social-dialogue-group-calls-tough-stance-against-flags-convenience#comments Government Affairs Daily News Association of European Airlines European Cockpit Association Flags of Convenience Norwegian Air International Social Dialogue Committee for Civil Aviation the European Transport Workers’ Federation Fri, 11 Jul 2014 20:08:00 +0000 131491 at http://atwonline.com