Regulation http://atwonline.com/taxonomy/term/7406/more en US congressman: ATC privatization ‘on the table’ http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-control/us-congressman-atc-privatization-table <div class="node-body article-body">Privatization of the US’s air traffic control (ATC) system will be considered as part of the FAA reauthorization legislation Congress will take up next year, according to a House of Representatives member.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-control/us-congressman-atc-privatization-table" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-control/us-congressman-atc-privatization-table#comments Air Traffic Control Regulation Daily News Trade Shows & Conferences air traffic control ATC ATW Plus Congress House of Representatives NACTA National Air Traffic Controllers Association privatization Sam Graves Transportation and Infrastructure Committee Tue, 16 Sep 2014 20:33:00 +0000 138871 at http://atwonline.com Reports: US seeks more pre-clearance facilities in Europe http://atwonline.com/security/reports-us-seeks-more-pre-clearance-facilities-europe <div class="node-body article-body">The US government is understood to be seeking pre-clearance facilities in the UK and other European countries for travelers to the US. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/security/reports-us-seeks-more-pre-clearance-facilities-europe" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/security/reports-us-seeks-more-pre-clearance-facilities-europe#comments Airlines Regulation Security Daily News Airports & Routes ALPA customs and borders Etihad preclearance Fri, 12 Sep 2014 16:03:00 +0000 138611 at http://atwonline.com NTSB finds pilot error caused UPS Airlines crash http://atwonline.com/safety/ntsb-finds-pilot-error-caused-ups-airlines-crash <div class="node-body article-body">The US National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) has blamed pilot error for the crash of an UPS Airlines Airbus A300-600, which crashed on approach to Birmingham, Alabama, on Aug. 14, 2013. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/safety/ntsb-finds-pilot-error-caused-ups-airlines-crash" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/safety/ntsb-finds-pilot-error-caused-ups-airlines-crash#comments Airlines Regulation Daily News Safety Airbus A300-600 Captain Cerea Beal Jr. crash FAA First Officer Shanda Fanning Flight 1354 Independent Pilots Association investigation National Transportation Safety Board NTSB pilot error UPS Airlines Wed, 10 Sep 2014 19:51:00 +0000 138271 at http://atwonline.com Top European court rules on flight delays http://atwonline.com/regulation/top-european-court-rules-flight-delays <div class="node-body article-body">The European Court of Justice (ECJ) has ruled that an aircraft’s arrival time is not when it lands, but when the doors are opened, a ruling that affects passenger compensation claims. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/regulation/top-european-court-rules-flight-delays" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/regulation/top-european-court-rules-flight-delays#comments Airlines Regulation Daily News European Court of Justice European Union Germanwings Heinz-Joachim Schöttes Lufthansa passenger compensation Tue, 09 Sep 2014 19:39:00 +0000 138191 at http://atwonline.com Republic CEO calls on Congress to repeal ‘absurd’ pilot qualification rule http://atwonline.com/regulation/republic-ceo-calls-congress-repeal-absurd-pilot-qualification-rule <div class="node-body article-body">Republic Airways Holdings chairman, president and CEO Bryan Bedford said FAA’s requirement that pilots accumulate 1,500 flying hours before being hired by an airline is “leading to nationwide problems” and needs to be reversed.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/regulation/republic-ceo-calls-congress-repeal-absurd-pilot-qualification-rule" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/regulation/republic-ceo-calls-congress-repeal-absurd-pilot-qualification-rule#comments Airlines Regulation Daily News Trade Shows & Conferences 1 500 hours ACI-NA Airports Council International-North America ATW Plus Bryan Bedford Chautauqua Airlines Congress FAA pilot qualification pilot shortage pilots regional airlines Republic Airlines Republic Airways Holdings Shuttle America Tue, 09 Sep 2014 19:35:00 +0000 138201 at http://atwonline.com Indonesian regulators approve AirAsia X joint venture http://atwonline.com/regulation/indonesian-regulators-approve-airasia-x-joint-venture <div class="node-body article-body">Indonesian authorities have approved an AirAsia X joint venture (JV)—Indonesia AirAsia Extra—although its first routes and launch date have not yet been announced.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/regulation/indonesian-regulators-approve-airasia-x-joint-venture" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/regulation/indonesian-regulators-approve-airasia-x-joint-venture#comments Airlines Regulation Daily News A330neo air operator’s certificate AirAsia AirAsia X Citilink Directorate General of Civil Aviation Garuda Indonesia Indonesia AirAsia Extra Jetstar joint venture Kirana Anugerah Perkasa Lion Air Fri, 05 Sep 2014 19:56:00 +0000 137801 at http://atwonline.com <p>AirAsia X A330-300</p> By Rob Finlayson Rosaviatsia issues foreign pilot allocations to Russian airlines http://atwonline.com/regulation/rosaviatsia-issues-foreign-pilot-allocations-russian-airlines <div class="node-body article-body">Russia’s Federal Air Transport Agency, Rosaviatsia, has distributed the allocations of foreign pilots that Russian airlines can hire following the passage of air code amendments by the State Duma in April allowing carriers to hire non-Russian pilots.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/regulation/rosaviatsia-issues-foreign-pilot-allocations-russian-airlines" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/regulation/rosaviatsia-issues-foreign-pilot-allocations-russian-airlines#comments Airlines Regulation Labor Daily News Aeroflot air code amendments AirBridgeCargo Avia Management Group Dexter Air Taxi foreign pilots MetroJet Rosaviatsia Russia’s Federal Air Transport Agency Saratov Airlines State Duma Transaero UTair VIM-Avia Yakutia Fri, 05 Sep 2014 19:46:00 +0000 137911 at http://atwonline.com ANA, Lufthansa Cargo receive approval for Japan-Europe JV http://atwonline.com/regulation/ana-lufthansa-cargo-receive-approval-japan-europe-jv <div class="node-body article-body">All Nippon Airways (ANA) and Lufthansa Cargo will launch a cargo joint venture (JV) on routes between Japan and Europe, following antitrust approval from the Japanese Ministry of Land Infrastructure and Transport.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/regulation/ana-lufthansa-cargo-receive-approval-japan-europe-jv" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/regulation/ana-lufthansa-cargo-receive-approval-japan-europe-jv#comments Airlines Regulation Daily News All Nippon Airways ANA Japanese Ministry of Land Infrastructure and Transport joint venture JV Lufthansa Cargo Tokyo Narita Airport Wed, 03 Sep 2014 20:13:00 +0000 137531 at http://atwonline.com <p>Lufthansa Cargo Boeing 777F</p> Courtesy, Lufthansa Cargo Norwegian Air dismissal would undermine EU-US Open Skies http://atwonline.com/blog/norwegian-air-dismissal-would-undermine-eu-us-open-skies <div class="node-body blog-body">Some six months after Norwegian Air Shuttle applied for US permission to launch flights of its long-haul, low-cost operation, Norwegian Air International (NAI), between Europe and the US, the company is still waiting for a yes or no from the Department of Transportation. Though a decision was hoped for this week, NAS said today that DOT has announced it needs yet more time.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/atw-editors-blog-0">ATW Editor&#039;s Blog</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/blog/norwegian-air-dismissal-would-undermine-eu-us-open-skies" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/blog/norwegian-air-dismissal-would-undermine-eu-us-open-skies#comments Airlines Open Skies Regulation ALPA Department of Transportation European Commission Heathrow NAI NAS Norwegian Air International Norwegian Air Shuttle Open Skies ATW Editor&#039;s Blog Tue, 02 Sep 2014 22:33:00 +0000 137431 at http://atwonline.com EASA restructures to promote easier links with industry http://atwonline.com/regulation/easa-restructures-promote-easier-links-industry <div class="node-body article-body">The European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) has restructured in a move it says will enable it to engage more pragmatically with the aviation industry.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/regulation/easa-restructures-promote-easier-links-industry" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/regulation/easa-restructures-promote-easier-links-industry#comments Regulation Daily News Safety EASA European Aviation Safety Agency Tue, 02 Sep 2014 20:20:00 +0000 137281 at http://atwonline.com