Regulation http://atwonline.com/taxonomy/term/7406/more en The golden rule for UAS airspace rulemaking http://atwonline.com/editorial/golden-rule-uas-airspace-rulemaking <div class="node-body article-body">The unmanned aerial systems (UAS) revolution is having an effect on what’s flying and what it can do for people almost as dramatic as that of the introduction of powered manned flight. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/editorial/golden-rule-uas-airspace-rulemaking" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/editorial/golden-rule-uas-airspace-rulemaking#comments Air Traffic Control Editorial Regulation Technology UAS unmanned aerial systems unmanned flight Fri, 27 Feb 2015 19:28:00 +0000 157271 at http://atwonline.com New Saudi entrants face delays http://atwonline.com/regulation/new-saudi-entrants-face-delays <div class="node-body article-body">One of the new carriers planning to enter the Saudi Arabian domestic market, Saudi Gulf Airlines, will not be flying until the fourth quarter this year—around a year later than planned.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/regulation/new-saudi-entrants-face-delays" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/regulation/new-saudi-entrants-face-delays#comments Airlines Regulation Daily News Akbar Al Baker GACA General Authority of Civil Aviation King Abdul Aziz International Airport Qatar Airways Saudi Gulf Sulaiman Al Hamdan Fri, 20 Feb 2015 19:47:00 +0000 156561 at http://atwonline.com Russian authorities cancel more AOCs http://atwonline.com/training/russian-authorities-cancel-more-aocs <div class="node-body article-body">Russia’s Federal Air Transport Agency, Rosaviatsia, has canceled air operator’s certificates (AOCs) for regional Air Samara and Moscow-based cargo carrier KAPO Avia. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/training/russian-authorities-cancel-more-aocs" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/training/russian-authorities-cancel-more-aocs#comments Airlines Regulation Daily News Safety Training air operator’s certificate Air Samara AOC Beechcraft King Air 350i Bylina Airline flight training KAPO Avia Moskovia Airline Rosaviatsia Samara Kurumoch International Airport Sokol Airport Wed, 18 Feb 2015 19:46:00 +0000 156301 at http://atwonline.com Why UAS is a misnomer and airliners must come first in rulemaking http://atwonline.com/blog/why-uas-misnomer-and-airliners-must-come-first-rulemaking <div class="node-body blog-body">The reality of unmanned aerial systems – or UAS - is that’s it’s a misnomer – there is always a ‘man’ (or woman) behind an ‘unmanned’ system, and that person may be of good intent and responsible, or of evil intent and/or irresponsible.</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/why-uas-misnomer-and-airliners-must-come-first-rulemaking" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/blog/why-uas-misnomer-and-airliners-must-come-first-rulemaking#comments Blogs Regulation Safety Airports & Routes FAA UAS unmanned ATW Editor&#039;s Blog Mon, 16 Feb 2015 20:11:00 +0000 156031 at http://atwonline.com US DOT issues proposed rulemaking for small UAS in commercial airspace http://atwonline.com/regulation/us-dot-issues-proposed-rulemaking-small-uas-commercial-airspace <div class="node-body article-body">In a first major step to regulate the use of small unmanned aircraft commercially in US airspace, the US Transportation Department announced Feb. 15 a proposed rulemaking.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/regulation/us-dot-issues-proposed-rulemaking-small-uas-commercial-airspace" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/regulation/us-dot-issues-proposed-rulemaking-small-uas-commercial-airspace#comments Air Traffic Management Regulation Daily News Safety DOT Dubai FAA Foxx Huerta rulemaking UAS unmanned aircraft Sun, 15 Feb 2015 17:17:00 +0000 156001 at http://atwonline.com Deutsche Bahn to file separate price-fixing lawsuit against 11 airlines http://atwonline.com/regulation/deutsche-bahn-file-separate-price-fixing-lawsuit-against-11-airlines <div class="node-body article-body">German rail operator Deutsche Bahn—along with several other unnamed companies—is set to file a billion-euro lawsuit seeking damages from 11 air cargo carriers, including Lufthansa and British Airways, for allegedly operating a price-fixing cartel from 1999-2006.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/regulation/deutsche-bahn-file-separate-price-fixing-lawsuit-against-11-airlines" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/regulation/deutsche-bahn-file-separate-price-fixing-lawsuit-against-11-airlines#comments Airlines Regulation Daily News ATW Plus Deutsche Bahn European Commission Lufthansa Cargo Peter Gerber price-fixing cartel Thu, 12 Feb 2015 20:51:00 +0000 155801 at http://atwonline.com <p>Lufthansa Cargo chairman and CEO Peter Gerber</p> By Kurt Hofmann DOT: 2014 tarmac delays at US airports lowest on record http://atwonline.com/finance-data/dot-2014-tarmac-delays-us-airports-lowest-record <div class="node-body article-body">In 2014, US airlines reported a total of 30 domestic flights with tarmac delays exceeding three hours and nine international flights with tarmac delays exceeding four hours at US airports—the lowest number on record, according to the US Department of Transportation’s (DOT) latest Air Travel Consumer Report and the Bureau of Transportation Statistics (BTS).</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/finance-data/dot-2014-tarmac-delays-us-airports-lowest-record" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/finance-data/dot-2014-tarmac-delays-us-airports-lowest-record#comments Airlines Finance & Data Regulation Daily News Air Travel Consumer Report Anthony Foxx BTS Bureau of Transportation statistics cancellations Delta DOT Hawaiian Airlines on-time arrivals tarmac delay US Department of Transportation Wed, 11 Feb 2015 21:50:00 +0000 155641 at http://atwonline.com OP-ED: Response to 'US carriers should tread carefully in their anti-Gulf carrier campaign' http://atwonline.com/commentary/op-ed-response-us-carriers-should-tread-carefully-their-anti-gulf-carrier-campaign <div class="field-byline"> Lee Moak </div> <div class="node-body article-body">In the Jan.21 ATW editor’s blog urging US airlines to “stop whining” about unfair competition from the three Gulf carriers – Emirates, Qatar and Etihad – the editor suggests that a vital US industry sits idly by in the face of these airlines’ government subsidized expansion that is inflicting undue harm on US airlines and American jobs. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/commentary/op-ed-response-us-carriers-should-tread-carefully-their-anti-gulf-carrier-campaign" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/commentary/op-ed-response-us-carriers-should-tread-carefully-their-anti-gulf-carrier-campaign#comments Airlines Commentary Open Skies Regulation Daily News Emirates Etihad Gulf open skies Qatar Fri, 06 Feb 2015 16:09:00 +0000 155051 at http://atwonline.com <p>Lee Moak<br /> <span style="font-size: 13px;">Americans for Fair Skies</span></p> Photo Courtesy, Americans for Fair Skies VTB Bank files bankruptcy claim against Russian carrier VIM Avia http://atwonline.com/finance-data/vtb-bank-files-bankruptcy-claim-against-russian-carrier-vim-avia <div class="node-body article-body">Russia’s VTB Bank has filed a bankruptcy motion against VIM Avia, TASS news agency reported quoting court documents. Reasons for the claim were not disclosed, but VIM Avia said in a statement that it recognized its debt to the bank, adding it will not impact carrier operations. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/finance-data/vtb-bank-files-bankruptcy-claim-against-russian-carrier-vim-avia" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/finance-data/vtb-bank-files-bankruptcy-claim-against-russian-carrier-vim-avia#comments Airlines Finance & Data Regulation Daily News Ak Bars Aero ATW Plus Bylina Moskovia Transaero UTair VIM Avia VTB Bank Fri, 23 Jan 2015 18:35:00 +0000 153211 at http://atwonline.com AirAsia crash could prompt regional regulatory shake up http://atwonline.com/regulation/airasia-crash-could-prompt-regional-regulatory-shake <div class="node-body article-body">The loss of Indonesia AirAsia QZ8501, an Airbus A320, could bring significant changes to Indonesian – even regional – commercial flight regulations. “In my opinion, the industry is not healthy,” Indonesian Minister of Transport Ignasius Jonan said. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/regulation/airasia-crash-could-prompt-regional-regulatory-shake" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/regulation/airasia-crash-could-prompt-regional-regulatory-shake#comments Airlines Regulation Daily News Aircraft & Engines Safety A320 Airbus ATW Plus Ignasius Jonan Indonesia AirAsia Java Sea QZ8501 Fri, 23 Jan 2015 16:21:00 +0000 153161 at http://atwonline.com