Regulation http://atwonline.com/taxonomy/term/7406/more en United seat-lock guy shows what a sad society we’ve become http://atwonline.com/blog/united-seat-lock-guy-shows-what-sad-society-we-ve-become <div class="node-body blog-body">An incident this week involving two United Airlines’ passengers who apparently got into an argument after one used a gadget to stop the other from reclining her seat is causing quite a bit of general media interest. It seems that one passenger had acquired a gadget that is inserted in the back of the seat in front, making it impossible for that seat to be reclined. The guy wanted to use his laptop. </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/united-seat-lock-guy-shows-what-sad-society-we-ve-become" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/blog/united-seat-lock-guy-shows-what-sad-society-we-ve-become#comments Airlines Associations Regulation Safety IATA ICAO united airlines unruly passenger ATW Editor&#039;s Blog Tue, 26 Aug 2014 23:10:00 +0000 136771 at http://atwonline.com NTSB: IPA, UPS Airlines failed to meet confidentiality agreement in crash probe http://atwonline.com/safety/ntsb-ipa-ups-airlines-failed-meet-confidentiality-agreement-crash-probe <div class="node-body article-body">The US National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) has revoked the “party status agreement” of the Independent Pilots Association (IPA) and UPS Airlines from its ongoing investigation of a UPS Airbus A300-600 freighter that 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-ipa-ups-airlines-failed-meet-confidentiality-agreement-crash-probe" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/safety/ntsb-ipa-ups-airlines-failed-meet-confidentiality-agreement-crash-probe#comments Airlines Regulation Labor Daily News Safety Airbus A300-600 freighter Christopher Hart crash Independent Pilots Association IPA National Transportation Safety Board NTSB party status pilot fatigue UPS Airlines Mon, 25 Aug 2014 20:55:00 +0000 136621 at http://atwonline.com EASA issues safety advice for ash-contaminated flight http://atwonline.com/safety/easa-issues-safety-advice-ash-contaminated-flight <div class="node-body article-body">Airspace closures should be an action of last resort in the event of volcanic ash contamination, according to new advice issued by the European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA).</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/safety/easa-issues-safety-advice-ash-contaminated-flight" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/safety/easa-issues-safety-advice-ash-contaminated-flight#comments Regulation Daily News Safety airspace closures Barðarbunga EASA eruption European Aviation Safety Agency European Volcanic Ash Advisory Centers Eyjafjallajokull volcanic ash contamination Volcanic Ash Safety Risk Assessment Fri, 22 Aug 2014 20:45:00 +0000 136371 at http://atwonline.com Thailand regulator grounds LCC City Airways http://atwonline.com/regulation/thailand-regulator-grounds-lcc-city-airways <div class="node-body article-body">Thailand’s Department of Civil Aviation (DCA) has canceled Thai airport landing rights for Don Mueang-based low-cost carrier (LCC) City Airways. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/regulation/thailand-regulator-grounds-lcc-city-airways" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/regulation/thailand-regulator-grounds-lcc-city-airways#comments Airlines Regulation Daily News Airports & Routes airport landing rights CAAC City Airways Civil Administration of China Don Mueang International Airport Hong Kong International low-cost carrier Nanjing Lukou International Airport Santi Pawai Thailand Department of Civil Aviation Mon, 18 Aug 2014 20:38:00 +0000 135831 at http://atwonline.com <p>City Airways Boeing 737</p> Courtesy, City Airways Monarch Airlines secures EASA AOC clearance http://atwonline.com/regulation/monarch-airlines-secures-easa-aoc-clearance <div class="node-body article-body">UK leisure carrier Monarch Airlines has completed all requirements for a European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) air operator’s certificate (AOC), one of the first UK airlines to do so. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/regulation/monarch-airlines-secures-easa-aoc-clearance" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/regulation/monarch-airlines-secures-easa-aoc-clearance#comments Airlines Regulation Daily News Safety air operator’s certificate AOC EASA European Aviation Safety Agency Monarch Airlines Nils Christy Safety Management System UK Civil Aviation Authority Tue, 05 Aug 2014 19:41:00 +0000 134561 at http://atwonline.com <p>Monarch Airlines A320</p> Courtesy, Monarch Airlines EC approves financial aid to LOT Polish Airlines http://atwonline.com/regulation/ec-approves-financial-aid-lot-polish-airlines <div class="node-body article-body">The European Commission (EC) has approved the provision of financial aid to LOT Polish Airlines, following a nine-month investigation. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/regulation/ec-approves-financial-aid-lot-polish-airlines" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/regulation/ec-approves-financial-aid-lot-polish-airlines#comments Airlines Regulation Daily News European Commission financial aid LOT Polish Airlines restraucturing plan Sebastian Mikosz Tue, 29 Jul 2014 20:07:00 +0000 133831 at http://atwonline.com <p>LOT Polish Airlines 787</p> Courtesy, Boeing FAA proposes $12 million civil penalty against Southwest Airlines http://atwonline.com/regulation/faa-proposes-12-million-civil-penalty-against-southwest-airlines <div class="node-body article-body">FAA announced in a press release it is proposing a $12 million civil penalty against Southwest Airlines for failing to comply with federal aviation regulations in three separate enforcement cases related to repairs on its Boeing 737s.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/regulation/faa-proposes-12-million-civil-penalty-against-southwest-airlines" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/regulation/faa-proposes-12-million-civil-penalty-against-southwest-airlines#comments Airlines Regulation Daily News civil penalty FAA Southwest Airlines Tue, 29 Jul 2014 19:58:00 +0000 133911 at http://atwonline.com US House passes ‘Transparent Airfares’ bill aimed at overturning DOT rule http://atwonline.com/it-distribution/us-house-passes-transparent-airfares-bill-aimed-overturning-dot-rule <div class="node-body article-body">The US House of Representatives has passed a bill that would reverse a Department of Transportation (DOT) rule requiring airlines to include taxes in displayed airfares.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/it-distribution/us-house-passes-transparent-airfares-bill-aimed-overturning-dot-rule" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/it-distribution/us-house-passes-transparent-airfares-bill-aimed-overturning-dot-rule#comments Government Affairs IT & Distribution Regulation Daily News A4A airfare Airlines for America ATW Plus Bill Shuster Department of Transportation DOT taxes Transparent Airfares Act Transportation and Infrastructure Committee US House of Representatives Mon, 28 Jul 2014 20:49:00 +0000 133711 at http://atwonline.com FAA lifts ban on flights to Tel Aviv: monitors situation http://atwonline.com/security/faa-lifts-ban-flights-tel-aviv-monitors-situation <div class="node-body article-body">FAA has lifted its ban on US airline flights into and out of Tel Aviv Ben Gurion Airport that was put in place after a rocket strike near the airport Tuesday. The agency has cancelled its Notice to Airmen (NOTAM) that was first issued Tuesday and extended by another 25 hours yesterday </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/security/faa-lifts-ban-flights-tel-aviv-monitors-situation" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/security/faa-lifts-ban-flights-tel-aviv-monitors-situation#comments Airlines Regulation Security Daily News Safety ATW Plus Delta FAA Lufthansa Tel Aviv Thu, 24 Jul 2014 19:44:00 +0000 133181 at http://atwonline.com 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 ATW Plus 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