Regulation http://atwonline.com/taxonomy/term/7406/more en Russia restores Saratov Airlines’ international status http://atwonline.com/safety/russia-restores-saratov-airlines-international-status <div class="node-body article-body">Russian authorities—which restricted Saratov Airlines’ air operator’s certificate (AOC) prohibiting it from operating international flights because of a safety violation in October 2015—have restored the carrier’s international status from April 29.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/safety/russia-restores-saratov-airlines-international-status" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/safety/russia-restores-saratov-airlines-international-status#comments Regulation Daily News Safety ATW Plus Mon, 02 May 2016 20:11:00 +0000 207071 at http://atwonline.com <p>Saratov Airlines Embraer E190</p> Rob Finlayson South African regulator suspends, then reinstates, SA Express AOC http://atwonline.com/regulation/south-african-regulator-suspends-then-reinstates-sa-express-aoc <div class="node-body article-body">South African regional carrier SA Express faced a weekend break in services after the South African Civil Aviation Authority (SACAA) suspended its air operator’s certificate (AOC) on a series of safety issues April 30, then reinstated it May 1 after “clarity was provided.”</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/regulation/south-african-regulator-suspends-then-reinstates-sa-express-aoc" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/regulation/south-african-regulator-suspends-then-reinstates-sa-express-aoc#comments Regulation Daily News Mon, 02 May 2016 16:37:00 +0000 206971 at http://atwonline.com FAA calls for removal of certain Zodiac seats http://atwonline.com/cabin-interiors-connectivity/faa-calls-removal-certain-zodiac-seats <div class="node-body article-body">FAA is calling for more than 10,000 Zodiac Aerospace seats to be removed from service, citing design flaws that could cause injury if a passenger was thrown forward during a high-impact incident.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/cabin-interiors-connectivity/faa-calls-removal-certain-zodiac-seats" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/cabin-interiors-connectivity/faa-calls-removal-certain-zodiac-seats#comments Cabin Interiors & Connectivity Regulation Daily News Thu, 21 Apr 2016 19:07:00 +0000 205691 at http://atwonline.com EASA calls for more proactive approach to aviation regulation http://atwonline.com/regulation/easa-calls-more-proactive-approach-aviation-regulation <div class="node-body article-body">Aviation regulation is not keeping up with the fast pace of change in the air transport industry and needs to become more responsive to the changing operational environment, European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) executive director Patrick Ky told the IATA Ops Conference in Copenhagen this week.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/regulation/easa-calls-more-proactive-approach-aviation-regulation" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/regulation/easa-calls-more-proactive-approach-aviation-regulation#comments Regulation Daily News ATW On-Location Tue, 19 Apr 2016 15:04:00 +0000 205091 at http://atwonline.com <p>EASA executive director Patrick Ky</p> EASA Calls for government action follow suspected Heathrow UAV incident http://atwonline.com/regulation/calls-government-action-follow-suspected-heathrow-uav-incident <div class="node-body article-body">Calls for action to mitigate the threat to passenger aircraft from unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) came from Europe’s main regional airline trade group and others following an April 17 incident at London Heathrow Airport.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/regulation/calls-government-action-follow-suspected-heathrow-uav-incident" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/regulation/calls-government-action-follow-suspected-heathrow-uav-incident#comments Air Traffic Management Airlines Regulation Daily News Mon, 18 Apr 2016 18:13:00 +0000 204961 at http://atwonline.com <p>London Heathrow Airport</p> Heathrow Airport Heathrow Airport US tentatively approves Norwegian Air permit http://atwonline.com/open-skies/us-tentatively-approves-norwegian-air-permit <div class="node-body article-body">The US Department of Transportation (DOT) has given tentative permission for Norwegian Air International (NAI) to serve the US, more than two years after NAI applied for a foreign air carrier permit.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/open-skies/us-tentatively-approves-norwegian-air-permit" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/open-skies/us-tentatively-approves-norwegian-air-permit#comments Open Skies Regulation Daily News Fri, 15 Apr 2016 16:17:00 +0000 204661 at http://atwonline.com <p>Norwegian 787-8</p> Rob Finlayson Why DOJ might reject the Alaska-Virgin America merger http://atwonline.com/blog/why-doj-might-reject-alaska-virgin-america-merger <div class="node-body blog-body">A contingent at DOJ may want to stop the airline consolidation train from going any further down the tracks.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/airkarp">AirKarp</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/blog/why-doj-might-reject-alaska-virgin-america-merger" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/blog/why-doj-might-reject-alaska-virgin-america-merger#comments Airlines Regulation Airports & Routes Opinions AirKarp Mon, 11 Apr 2016 18:00:00 +0000 204111 at http://atwonline.com Indonesian carriers seek removal from EU blacklist http://atwonline.com/safety/indonesian-carriers-seek-removal-eu-blacklist <div class="node-body article-body">Three of Indonesia’s largest carriers—Batik Air, Citilink and Lion Air—are seeking a reappraisal of the European Union’s (EU) carrier blacklist next month. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/safety/indonesian-carriers-seek-removal-eu-blacklist" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/safety/indonesian-carriers-seek-removal-eu-blacklist#comments Regulation Daily News Safety ATW Plus Wed, 30 Mar 2016 15:51:00 +0000 202791 at http://atwonline.com FAA raises blanket commercial UAV altitude restriction to 400 feet http://atwonline.com/regulation/faa-raises-blanket-commercial-uav-altitude-restriction-400-feet <div class="node-body article-body">FAA has lifted the allowed altitude for commercial and governmental unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) weighing less than 55 lbs. to 400 feet.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/regulation/faa-raises-blanket-commercial-uav-altitude-restriction-400-feet" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/regulation/faa-raises-blanket-commercial-uav-altitude-restriction-400-feet#comments Regulation Daily News Technology ATW Plus Tue, 29 Mar 2016 16:50:00 +0000 202631 at http://atwonline.com Unmanned Aircraft System (UAS) Events FAA Report: updated through January 2016 http://atwonline.com/data/unmanned-aircraft-system-uas-events-faa-report-updated-through-january-2016 <div class="node-body data_table-body">As released by the US Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) on March 25,2016, a comprehensive list of unmanned aircraft system (UAS) sightings reported to the FAA by commercial passenger and air cargo carriers from Nov.13, 2014 through Jan. 31, 2016. </div> <div class="field-csv-file"> <span>CSV File:&nbsp;</span> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-text-csv" 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