Opinions http://atwonline.com/taxonomy/term/7409/more en Express cargo’s big shift http://atwonline.com/blog/express-cargo-s-big-shift <div class="node-body blog-body">Express cargo companies are scrambling to keep up with the e-commerce monster they helped spawn.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/blog/express-cargo-s-big-shift" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/blog/express-cargo-s-big-shift#comments Airlines Airports & Routes Opinions AirKarp Mon, 27 Feb 2017 17:49:00 +0000 239791 at http://atwonline.com Analysis: Making ATC Great Again http://atwonline.com/opinions/analysis-making-atc-great-again <div class="field-deck"> US President Donald Trump vows to fix an ‘out of whack’ ATC system and rebuild ‘obsolete’ US airports. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">US President Donald Trump vows to fix an "out of whack" ATC system and rebuild "obsolete" US airports.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/opinions/analysis-making-atc-great-again" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/opinions/analysis-making-atc-great-again#comments Opinions Tue, 21 Feb 2017 22:23:00 +0000 239161 at http://atwonline.com Getty Images Editorial: Airlines Need More Notice When Immigration Rules Change http://atwonline.com/opinions/editorial-airlines-need-more-notice-when-immigration-rules-change <div class="node-body article-body">The Trump administration's January executive order on immigration posed a shocking and unnecessary burden on airlines and airports.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/opinions/editorial-airlines-need-more-notice-when-immigration-rules-change" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/opinions/editorial-airlines-need-more-notice-when-immigration-rules-change#comments ATW Magazine Regulation Opinions Tue, 21 Feb 2017 22:21:00 +0000 238991 at http://atwonline.com Not all US domestic routes are created equal http://atwonline.com/blog/not-all-us-domestic-routes-are-created-equal <div class="node-body blog-body">For years, US airlines basically treated a 45-90-minute hop the same as a 5-hour transcontinental flight.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/blog/not-all-us-domestic-routes-are-created-equal" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/blog/not-all-us-domestic-routes-are-created-equal#comments Airline Financials Airlines Cabin Interiors & Connectivity Opinions AirKarp Thu, 16 Feb 2017 22:06:00 +0000 238981 at http://atwonline.com ANALYSIS: Etihad-Lufthansa relationship spurred by market conditions http://atwonline.com/airlines/analysis-etihad-lufthansa-relationship-spurred-market-conditions <div class="node-body article-body">The new commercial partnership announced this week between Etihad and Lufthansa is seen by senior executives of both groups as a first-step towards a deeper relationship. </div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/airlines/analysis-etihad-lufthansa-relationship-spurred-market-conditions" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/airlines/analysis-etihad-lufthansa-relationship-spurred-market-conditions#comments Airline Financials Airlines Daily News ATW On-Location Opinions ATW Plus Thu, 02 Feb 2017 22:27:00 +0000 237771 at http://atwonline.com Protesters at Washington Dulles are happy, well behaved http://atwonline.com/blog/protesters-washington-dulles-are-happy-well-behaved <div class="node-body blog-body">I took an international flight out of Washington Dulles Sunday evening so stepped down to the international arrivals lounge curious to see what was happening in light of the Trump travel ban that ignited protests over the weekend.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/blog/protesters-washington-dulles-are-happy-well-behaved" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/blog/protesters-washington-dulles-are-happy-well-behaved#comments Aeropolitics Airports & Routes Opinions ATW Editor&#039;s Blog Mon, 30 Jan 2017 17:57:00 +0000 237331 at http://atwonline.com <p>Protesters at Washington Dulles International Airport&#39;s international arrivals lounge Sunday Jan. 29.</p> Editorial: Long Game http://atwonline.com/opinions/editorial-long-game <div class="node-body article-body">Already 2017 is shaping up to be another good year for the narrowbody, especially the new-generation of ultra-efficient airliners.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/opinions/editorial-long-game" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/opinions/editorial-long-game#comments Opinions Thu, 26 Jan 2017 09:00:00 +0000 233551 at http://atwonline.com Analysis: Unloading-A US Report on Airline Bag Fees is Misguided http://atwonline.com/opinions/analysis-unloading-us-report-airline-bag-fees-misguided <div class="node-body article-body">A White House report on “hidden fees” described airlines’ checked baggage fees as “de facto mandatory” and operating in a transparency “gray zone” in which the fees were optional only in a “theoretical sense.” </div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/opinions/analysis-unloading-us-report-airline-bag-fees-misguided" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/opinions/analysis-unloading-us-report-airline-bag-fees-misguided#comments Opinions Wed, 25 Jan 2017 19:11:00 +0000 236901 at http://atwonline.com Alitalia, the airline that broke the camel’s back? http://atwonline.com/blog/alitalia-airline-broke-camel-s-back <div class="node-body blog-body">Can Alitalia ever be a good-news story? It appears not for Etihad Airways, the Abu Dhabi-based airline that has become the latest in a line of companies to see potential in the Italian flag carrier but for whom good news seems an increasingly distant prospect.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/blog/alitalia-airline-broke-camel-s-back" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/blog/alitalia-airline-broke-camel-s-back#comments Airlines Opinions ATW Editor&#039;s Blog Tue, 24 Jan 2017 20:23:00 +0000 236781 at http://atwonline.com Board games http://atwonline.com/blog/board-games <div class="node-body blog-body">Could organizing passengers on a mat – yes, an actual physical mat - help speed up aircraft boarding and cut turnaround times?</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/blog/board-games" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/blog/board-games#comments Technology Opinions Need I say Moores Thu, 19 Jan 2017 18:21:00 +0000 236321 at http://atwonline.com