Opinions http://atwonline.com/taxonomy/term/7409/more en How much complaining are Spirit Airlines’ passengers really doing? http://atwonline.com/blog/how-much-complaining-are-spirit-airlines-passengers-really-doing <div class="node-body blog-body">“Over 99.99% of our customers did not file a complaint with the Department of Transportation in 2013," Spirit stated.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/airkarp">AirKarp</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/blog/how-much-complaining-are-spirit-airlines-passengers-really-doing" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/blog/how-much-complaining-are-spirit-airlines-passengers-really-doing#comments Blogs Ben Baldanza complaints Department of Transportation DOT Spirit Airlines AirKarp Thu, 17 Apr 2014 18:40:00 +0000 122721 at http://atwonline.com American pilots union president tap dances http://atwonline.com/blog/american-pilots-union-president-tap-dances <div class="node-body blog-body">Keith Wilson quickly changes his tune on Republic pilots' labor vote.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/airkarp">AirKarp</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/blog/american-pilots-union-president-tap-dances" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/blog/american-pilots-union-president-tap-dances#comments Blogs Allied Pilots Association American Airlines APA Chautauqua Airlines IBT International Brotherhood of Teamsters Keith Wilson Republic Airlines Republic Airways Holdings Shuttle America AirKarp Mon, 14 Apr 2014 14:35:00 +0000 122171 at http://atwonline.com MH370: It’s not a small world after all http://atwonline.com/blog/mh370-it-s-not-small-world-after-all <div class="node-body blog-body">How can a commercial airliner go missing for weeks without a scrap found?</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/airkarp">AirKarp</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/blog/mh370-it-s-not-small-world-after-all" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/blog/mh370-it-s-not-small-world-after-all#comments Blogs air traffic management Indian Ocean Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 MH370 satellite St. Petersburg–Tampa Airboat Line AirKarp Mon, 07 Apr 2014 14:53:00 +0000 121321 at http://atwonline.com Time Capsule - Photos http://atwonline.com/blog/time-capsule-photos <div class="node-body blog-body"><p>For a view of my past Time Capsule photos, please visit this Photo Gallery, and visit often. Not only will I show photos used on my Blog, but I will share photos from <em>ATW&rsquo;s</em> vast historical library and snapshots from the pages of <em>Air Transport World</em> over the past 50 years. Please continue to send in your comments&mdash;they are welcome!</p> </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/time-capsule">Time Capsule</a></li> </ul></div> http://atwonline.com/blog/time-capsule-photos#comments Blogs Time Capsule Fri, 04 Apr 2014 18:53:00 +0000 121181 at http://atwonline.com Analysis - Kangaroo Bruising http://atwonline.com/analysis/analysis-kangaroo-bruising <div class="field-deck"> Qantas losses send shock waves; prompt more cuts, aircraft deferrals. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Although widely expected, Qantas Group’s first-half fiscal year 2014 report of a net loss of AUD235 million ($208 million), AUD346 million worse than posted in the year-ago period, sent shock waves through Australia and the airline industry.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/analysis/analysis-kangaroo-bruising" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/analysis/analysis-kangaroo-bruising#comments Airlines Analysis Alan Joyce ATW Plus Qantas Airways Qantas Group Tue, 01 Apr 2014 16:48:00 +0000 120251 at http://atwonline.com Editorial - MH370: Finding Answers http://atwonline.com/editorial/editorial-mh370-finding-answers <div class="node-body article-body">For a modern airliner simply to disappear without a trace for almost two weeks, as Malaysia Airlines MH370 had done by the time this magazine went to press, is extraordinary and unimaginably distressing for those personally connected to the 227 passengers and 12 crew who vanished with the aircraft. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/editorial/editorial-mh370-finding-answers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/editorial/editorial-mh370-finding-answers#comments Airlines Editorial Boeing 777-200 Malaysia Airlines MH370 Tue, 01 Apr 2014 16:42:00 +0000 120241 at http://atwonline.com Interview - Tewolde Gebremariam, Ethiopian Airlines CEO http://atwonline.com/interviews-video-print/interview-tewolde-gebremariam-ethiopian-airlines-ceo <div class="field-deck"> African Gem </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Ethiopian Airlines is a standout performer among African carriers. Its operating profit more than doubled in 2012-13 and, over the last seven years, its revenues have leapt from $390 million to over $2 billion. Against the backdrop of a strong home market—Ethiopia has posted double-digit GDP growth over the last decade, making it the third fastest growing economy in the world—Ethiopian Airlines CEO Tewolde Gebremariam has a strong, ambitious strategy to seize Africa’s potential.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/interviews-video-print/interview-tewolde-gebremariam-ethiopian-airlines-ceo" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/interviews-video-print/interview-tewolde-gebremariam-ethiopian-airlines-ceo#comments Airlines Interviews - Video & Print ATW Plus Ethiopian Airlines Tewolde Gebremariam Mon, 31 Mar 2014 17:04:00 +0000 120461 at http://atwonline.com ATW Time Capsule - Photo Gallery http://atwonline.com/photo-galleries/atw-time-capsule-photo-gallery <div class="node-body gallery-body"></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div> http://atwonline.com/photo-galleries/atw-time-capsule-photo-gallery#comments Blogs Photo Galleries Thu, 27 Mar 2014 15:47:00 +0000 120071 at http://atwonline.com Happy Belated Birthday, DFW! http://atwonline.com/blog/happy-belated-birthday-dfw <div class="node-body blog-body">Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport celebrated its 40th anniversary in January. The first customer at DFW was American Airlines. Just five years later, American Airlines moved its headquarters from New York City to Dallas, helping to create one of the top ten airports in the world.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/time-capsule">Time Capsule</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/blog/happy-belated-birthday-dfw" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/blog/happy-belated-birthday-dfw#comments Airlines Blogs Airports & Routes American Airlines Dallas/Forth Worth International Airport DFW Time Capsule Wed, 26 Mar 2014 19:41:00 +0000 119931 at http://atwonline.com The e-cargo conundrum http://atwonline.com/blog/e-cargo-conundrum <div class="node-body blog-body">The air cargo industry is shockingly behind much of the rest of the business world in terms of electronic processing.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/airkarp">AirKarp</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/blog/e-cargo-conundrum" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/blog/e-cargo-conundrum#comments Blogs air cargo e-cargo e-freight IATA World Cargo Symposium WCS AirKarp Fri, 14 Mar 2014 20:27:00 +0000 118721 at http://atwonline.com