Regulation en Russia bans charter flights to Turkey <div class="node-body article-body">Russia has banned charter flights between Russia and Turkey, as part of economic sanctions announced Nov. 28 due to increased tensions between the two countries after the downing of a Russian fighter jet over Syria by Turkey. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Government Affairs Open Skies Regulation Security Daily News charter Russia tourism travel Turkey Mon, 30 Nov 2015 15:56:00 +0000 187921 at Kjos: Norwegian expects courts to settle with DOT on routes issue <div class="node-body article-body">Low-cost, long-haul carrier Norwegian has seen no movement in its stalemate with the US Department of Transportation (DOT) over a license for its proposed transatlantic flights. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Airlines Open Skies Regulation Daily News ATW On-Location Airports & Routes Anthony Foxx ATW Plus Bjørn Kjos Boeing 787 Department of Transportation DOT Norwegian Mon, 30 Nov 2015 15:19:00 +0000 187901 at <p>Norwegian 787</p> Boeing Task force: UAV owners should register name, home address with FAA <div class="node-body article-body">Small unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) owners should be required to register their name and physical address with FAA, a task force has recommended.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Regulation Daily News Technology Academy of Model Aeronautics Dave Vos Earl Lawrence FAA Google X’s Project Wing UAS UAVs unmanned aerial system unmanned aerial vehicles unmanned aircraft Mon, 23 Nov 2015 16:41:00 +0000 187381 at <p>Small unmanned aerial vehicle</p> FAA Indonesia rejects $1.2 billion airport plan <div class="node-body article-body">Following a year-long consultation, the Indonesian Ministry of Transportation (MOT) has rejected Lion Group's proposal to create a new four-runway airport at Lebak, Banten province near Jakarta.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Regulation Daily News Airports & Routes Agus Santoso Budiarto Curugbitung Halim Airport Lebak Lion Group MRIS Novie Riyanto PT Maja Raya Indah Semesta Soekarno-Hatta International Fri, 20 Nov 2015 10:45:00 +0000 187151 at Russian investigators: Air Samara pilots blamed for landing accident <div class="node-body article-body">Moscow-based Interstate Aviation Committee (IAC) has blamed Air Samara pilots for the hard landing accident of a Beechcraft B300 on Nov. 25, 2014. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Airlines Regulation Daily News Safety air operator’s certificate Air Samara Beechcraft Interstate Aviation Committee Thu, 19 Nov 2015 16:40:00 +0000 187021 at Finnair deal wins final approval <div class="node-body article-body">Finland’s Competition and Consumer Authority has given final approval to a deal allowing Finnair to transfer 60% of its shares in Nordic Regional Airlines (Norra) to StaffPoint Holding and Kilco. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Airlines Regulation Daily News Finnair Flybe Kilco Nordic Norra Staffpoint Thu, 19 Nov 2015 15:27:00 +0000 186981 at <p>Finnair A321</p> Airbus European Parliament urges measures to boost EU aviation sector <div class="node-body article-body">European Union (EU) lawmakers have called for a series of measures to improve the position of the EU air transport economy.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Associations Government Affairs Regulation Daily News AEA Athar Husain Khan EASA European Commission European Parliament IATA Single European Sky Tony Tyler Tue, 17 Nov 2015 15:35:00 +0000 186731 at This week's poll question: Africa is on track to liberalize its internal air transport market in 2017. This is: <div class="node-body advpoll_binary-body"><p><img alt="" src="/site-files/" style="width: 150px; height: 69px;" /></p> </div><form action="/poll/11132015" accept-charset="UTF-8" method="post" id="advpoll-voting-binary-form-0" class="advpoll-vote"> <div><div class="poll"> <div class="advpoll-available-choices"> <div class="vote-choices"> <div class="form-radios"><div class="form-item" id="edit-choice-2071-wrapper"> <label class="option" for="edit-choice-2071"><input type="radio" id="edit-choice-2071" name="choice" value="2071" class="form-radio" /> Too little, too late.</label> </div> <div class="form-item" id="edit-choice-2081-wrapper"> <label class="option" for="edit-choice-2081"><input type="radio" id="edit-choice-2081" name="choice" value="2081" class="form-radio" /> Unlikely to happen; it's already been delayed for decades.</label> </div> <div class="form-item" id="edit-choice-2091-wrapper"> <label class="option" for="edit-choice-2091"><input type="radio" id="edit-choice-2091" name="choice" value="2091" class="form-radio" /> A positive step, vital for the continent's development.</label> </div> </div> </div> </div> <input type="hidden" name="ajax" id="edit-ajax" value="" class="ajax" /> <input type="hidden" name="nid" id="edit-nid" value="186501" class="edit-nid" /> <input type="submit" name="op" id="edit-vote-binary-0" value="Answer" class="form-submit" /> <input type="hidden" name="form_build_id" id="form-mAeTwT3DV0DcWFnBaRb5Q7_GlZnnE6APNllDSHzaoPk" value="form-mAeTwT3DV0DcWFnBaRb5Q7_GlZnnE6APNllDSHzaoPk" /> <input type="hidden" name="form_id" id="edit-advpoll-voting-binary-form" value="advpoll_voting_binary_form" /> </div> </div></form> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div> Government Affairs Regulation Fri, 13 Nov 2015 17:19:55 +0000 186501 at AAPA: Transport chief warns Indonesian airlines on safety & competition <div class="node-body article-body">Indonesia’s airlines must up their game on safety and expect more international competition if they are not ready to serve new routes, the country’s head of transport warned Friday.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Airlines Associations Regulation Daily News ATW On-Location Safety AAPA Emirates Etihad Indonesia Trigana Fri, 13 Nov 2015 03:12:00 +0000 186391 at AAPA: Asia Pacific needs harmonized ops and safety policy <div class="node-body article-body">Asia Pacific lacks a set of harmonized guidelines for safety and regulatory practices according to Association of Asia Pacific Airlines (AAPA) technical director Martin Eran-Tasker.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Airlines Associations Regulation Security Daily News ATW On-Location Safety AAPA Garuda Indonesia Martin Eran-Tasker Metrojet A321 crash safety security Singapore Thu, 12 Nov 2015 15:12:00 +0000 186281 at