Opinions http://atwonline.com/taxonomy/term/7409/more en Editorial: US majors should drop their anti-Air Italy campaign http://atwonline.com/aeropolitics/editorial-us-majors-should-drop-their-anti-air-italy-campaign <div class="node-body article-body">Led by United Airlines, the big three US carriers have embarked on yet another campaign against the three major Gulf carriers.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/aeropolitics/editorial-us-majors-should-drop-their-anti-air-italy-campaign" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/aeropolitics/editorial-us-majors-should-drop-their-anti-air-italy-campaign#comments Aeropolitics Daily News Opinions Fri, 14 Dec 2018 17:55:00 +0000 301521 at http://atwonline.com Putting promises into action http://atwonline.com/blog/putting-promises-action <div class="node-body blog-body">Africa has been trying to liberalize its skies for the past 30 years. Lots of promises have been signed – some of them legally binding – but barriers still remain. When will the continent move from bureaucracy to action?</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/blog/putting-promises-action" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/blog/putting-promises-action#comments Opinions Need I say Moores Thu, 13 Dec 2018 17:21:00 +0000 301401 at http://atwonline.com Brexit teeters on chaos and still no air transport plan http://atwonline.com/blog/brexit-teeters-chaos-and-still-no-air-transport-plan <div class="node-body blog-body">No deal, botched deal, backstop. Brexit, a word not coined just a few short years ago, has become a common noun with its own set of adjectives and adverbs.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/blog/brexit-teeters-chaos-and-still-no-air-transport-plan" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/blog/brexit-teeters-chaos-and-still-no-air-transport-plan#comments Aeropolitics Daily News Opinions ATW Editor&#039;s Blog Thu, 15 Nov 2018 19:19:00 +0000 299241 at http://atwonline.com Disturbing Vegas controller recording http://atwonline.com/blog/disturbing-vegas-controller-recording <div class="node-body blog-body">I’m posting this blog with a link to what is believed to be a recording of the conversations between a Las Vegas tower controller and a number of pilots in an incident Nov. 7 that led to FAA issuing a new controller staffing policy today.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/blog/disturbing-vegas-controller-recording" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/blog/disturbing-vegas-controller-recording#comments Daily News Safety Opinions ATW Editor&#039;s Blog Fri, 09 Nov 2018 21:57:00 +0000 298731 at http://atwonline.com OP-ED: A Merged Delta-Northwest Brought Consumer Benefits http://atwonline.com/opinions/op-ed-merged-delta-northwest-brought-consumer-benefits <div class="field-byline"> Peter Carter </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Ten years ago, on Oct. 29, 2008, Delta Air Lines closed its merger with Northwest Airlines. </div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/opinions/op-ed-merged-delta-northwest-brought-consumer-benefits" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/opinions/op-ed-merged-delta-northwest-brought-consumer-benefits#comments Daily News Opinions ATW Plus Tue, 30 Oct 2018 13:17:00 +0000 297591 at http://atwonline.com BA works out the meaning of customer service http://atwonline.com/blog/ba-works-out-meaning-customer-service <div class="node-body blog-body">British Airways has announced a company-wide initiative to train and empower its staff to be more service orientated. </div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/blog/ba-works-out-meaning-customer-service" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/blog/ba-works-out-meaning-customer-service#comments Airlines Daily News Opinions ATW Editor&#039;s Blog Wed, 24 Oct 2018 19:38:00 +0000 297111 at http://atwonline.com Aviation stands to lose if Brexit deal not secured http://atwonline.com/opinions/aviation-stands-lose-if-brexit-deal-not-secured <div class="field-byline"> John Luth </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The UK government has released the latest warnings on potential disruption citizens may face traveling into and from the European Union by air. </div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/opinions/aviation-stands-lose-if-brexit-deal-not-secured" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/opinions/aviation-stands-lose-if-brexit-deal-not-secured#comments Opinions ATW Plus Tue, 23 Oct 2018 18:11:00 +0000 296871 at http://atwonline.com Getty Images Who’s in the driving seat? http://atwonline.com/blog/who-s-driving-seat <div class="node-body blog-body">One of the themes of MRO Europe in Amsterdam was how the automotive industry is powering ahead of aviation, because of different approaches when it comes to innovation and risk.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/blog/who-s-driving-seat" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/blog/who-s-driving-seat#comments Opinions Need I say Moores Mon, 22 Oct 2018 18:48:00 +0000 296891 at http://atwonline.com Editorial: Educate the meddle makers http://atwonline.com/opinions/editorial-educate-meddle-makers <div class="node-body article-body">US legislators want to determine minimum seat size and pitch, lavatory square footage and the amount that can be charged to change a non-refundable ticket.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/opinions/editorial-educate-meddle-makers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/opinions/editorial-educate-meddle-makers#comments Opinions Mon, 22 Oct 2018 18:02:00 +0000 296641 at http://atwonline.com Analysis: More European airlines fail http://atwonline.com/opinions/analysis-more-european-airlines-fail <div class="node-body article-body">Latvian LCC Primera Airlines and both the German and Polish units of Lithuanian leisure carrier Small Planet Group, are failing or scrambling to restructure.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/opinions/analysis-more-european-airlines-fail" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/opinions/analysis-more-european-airlines-fail#comments Opinions Mon, 22 Oct 2018 08:00:00 +0000 296681 at http://atwonline.com Getty Images