Regulation http://atwonline.com/taxonomy/term/7406/more en Russia establishes new aircraft certification unit http://atwonline.com/regulation/russia-establishes-new-aircraft-certification-unit <div class="node-body article-body">Russia’s Federal Air Transport Agency has established a unit responsible for aircraft design, engines and propellers certification. </div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/regulation/russia-establishes-new-aircraft-certification-unit" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/regulation/russia-establishes-new-aircraft-certification-unit#comments Regulation Daily News Wed, 16 Aug 2017 14:45:00 +0000 256851 at http://atwonline.com Airport drinking; when to call time? http://atwonline.com/blog/airport-drinking-when-call-time <div class="node-body blog-body">Is limiting the number of alcoholic drinks each passenger can consume at an airport a good idea?</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/blog/airport-drinking-when-call-time" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/blog/airport-drinking-when-call-time#comments Regulation Airports & Routes Opinions ATW Editor&#039;s Blog Tue, 15 Aug 2017 18:22:00 +0000 256751 at http://atwonline.com Eurasian Economic Union to liberalize air transport http://atwonline.com/open-skies/eurasian-economic-union-liberalize-air-transport <div class="node-body article-body">Russia and a group of former Soviet countries want to create a common, liberalized commercial air transport market.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/open-skies/eurasian-economic-union-liberalize-air-transport" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/open-skies/eurasian-economic-union-liberalize-air-transport#comments Open Skies Regulation Daily News Tue, 15 Aug 2017 17:34:00 +0000 256721 at http://atwonline.com UAV manufacturers criticize UK collision tests http://atwonline.com/technology/uav-manufacturers-criticize-uk-collision-tests <div class="node-body article-body">Organizations representing manufacturers of small unmanned air vehicles (UAVs), or drones, and those operating them have criticized a UK government report into the risks associated with collisions between the systems and manned aircraft.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/technology/uav-manufacturers-criticize-uk-collision-tests" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/technology/uav-manufacturers-criticize-uk-collision-tests#comments Regulation Daily News Manufacturers Technology ATW Plus Wed, 09 Aug 2017 19:59:00 +0000 256231 at http://atwonline.com <p>The picture, taken during the testing, shows a larger hobbyist-class drone penetrating an aircraft windscreen.</p> BALPA Group including several US airlines pushes back on majors’ Gulf campaign http://atwonline.com/open-skies/group-including-several-us-airlines-pushes-back-majors-gulf-campaign <div class="node-body article-body">A group including several US airlines, US airports and US companies associated with tourism has urged Congress to reaffirm Open Skies agreements and reject pleas from American Airlines, Delta Air Lines and United Airlines to take action against the major Gulf carriers over alleged subsidies.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/open-skies/group-including-several-us-airlines-pushes-back-majors-gulf-campaign" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/open-skies/group-including-several-us-airlines-pushes-back-majors-gulf-campaign#comments Open Skies Regulation Daily News Mon, 07 Aug 2017 17:55:00 +0000 255981 at http://atwonline.com Rob Finlayson Russia’s airlines now allowed to charge baggage fees http://atwonline.com/regulation/russia-s-airlines-now-allowed-charge-baggage-fees <div class="node-body article-body">Russia’s air transport regulations have been changed to allow the country’s airlines to add fees for checked baggage.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/regulation/russia-s-airlines-now-allowed-charge-baggage-fees" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/regulation/russia-s-airlines-now-allowed-charge-baggage-fees#comments Regulation Daily News Fri, 04 Aug 2017 17:53:00 +0000 255911 at http://atwonline.com US House transportation chair defends legality of ATC proposal http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-management/us-house-transportation-chair-defends-legality-atc-proposal <div class="node-body article-body">A proposal by US House Republicans to privatize the US air traffic control (ATC) system appears to be mostly constitutional, although there could be causes for legal challenges, according to a new report from nonpartisan congressional researchers. </div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-management/us-house-transportation-chair-defends-legality-atc-proposal" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-management/us-house-transportation-chair-defends-legality-atc-proposal#comments Air Traffic Management Regulation Daily News ATW Plus Wed, 26 Jul 2017 21:05:00 +0000 255041 at http://atwonline.com <p>Air traffic controller Emil Watson in the control tower at Miami International Airport.</p> Joe Raedle/Getty Images UK issues new drone rules; releases collision test data http://atwonline.com/regulation/uk-issues-new-drone-rules-releases-collision-test-data <div class="node-body article-body">The UK Department for Transport (DfT) and UK CAA are tightening their unmanned aircraft vehicle (UAV) rules, just as research was released on the potential collision damage to commercial aircraft.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/regulation/uk-issues-new-drone-rules-releases-collision-test-data" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/regulation/uk-issues-new-drone-rules-releases-collision-test-data#comments Regulation Daily News Tue, 25 Jul 2017 19:01:00 +0000 254911 at http://atwonline.com <p>The picture, taken during the testing, shows a larger hobbyist-class drone penetrating an aircraft windscreen.</p> BALPA FAA fines Frontier, American & Delta for consumer protection violations http://atwonline.com/regulation/faa-fines-frontier-american-delta-consumer-protection-violations <div class="node-body article-body">The US Department of Transportation (DOT) fined American Airlines, Delta Air Lines and Frontier Airlines July 21 for violations of DOT consumer protection rules that occurred between 2014 and 2015. </div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/regulation/faa-fines-frontier-american-delta-consumer-protection-violations" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/regulation/faa-fines-frontier-american-delta-consumer-protection-violations#comments Regulation Daily News Mon, 24 Jul 2017 18:59:00 +0000 254771 at http://atwonline.com EASA and Singapore partner on airworthiness certification http://atwonline.com/regulation/easa-and-singapore-partner-airworthiness-certification <div class="node-body article-body">The Civil Aviation Authority of Singapore (CAAS) and the European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) have signed a “working arrangement on airworthiness certification” (WA-AC), agreeing to recognize one another’s certifications.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/regulation/easa-and-singapore-partner-airworthiness-certification" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/regulation/easa-and-singapore-partner-airworthiness-certification#comments Regulation Daily News Safety ATW Plus Tue, 18 Jul 2017 13:15:00 +0000 253911 at http://atwonline.com <p>From left: EASA executive director Patrick Ky and CAAS director general Kevin Shum</p> The Civil Aviation Authority of Singapore