Opinions http://atwonline.com/taxonomy/term/7409/more en IATA’s other imbalance is the lack of LCCs http://atwonline.com/blog/iata-s-other-imbalance-lack-lccs <div class="node-body blog-body">IATA’s board chairman, Akbar al Baker, created a lot of controversy last week when he ended the IATA AGM in Sydney by telling reporters that “only a man” could run an airline (for which he later apologized). This followed a media stir when IATA issued a photograph of its board members, comprising 25 men and just one woman. But gender inequality is not the only imbalance in IATA’s ranks.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/blog/iata-s-other-imbalance-lack-lccs" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/blog/iata-s-other-imbalance-lack-lccs#comments Associations Opinions ATW Editor&#039;s Blog Mon, 11 Jun 2018 20:30:00 +0000 283951 at http://atwonline.com Analysis: US carriers have little to show after Open Skies fight http://atwonline.com/opinions/analysis-us-carriers-have-little-show-after-open-skies-fight <div class="node-body article-body">Three US majors, via their lobbyist, tried to put a silver lining on the result of the negotiations between the US and United Arab Emirates governments. </div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/opinions/analysis-us-carriers-have-little-show-after-open-skies-fight" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/opinions/analysis-us-carriers-have-little-show-after-open-skies-fight#comments Opinions Mon, 21 May 2018 18:11:00 +0000 282021 at http://atwonline.com joepriesaviation.net Editorial: Unions put Air France on a path to smallness http://atwonline.com/opinions/editorial-unions-put-air-france-path-smallness <div class="node-body article-body">Air France-KLM CEO Jean-Marc Janaillac put his neck on the line when he attempted to stand up to the potentially ruinous holdouts of its unions.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/opinions/editorial-unions-put-air-france-path-smallness" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/opinions/editorial-unions-put-air-france-path-smallness#comments Opinions Mon, 21 May 2018 18:02:00 +0000 281821 at http://atwonline.com Was Doug Parker’s $5 billion ‘average’ earnings prediction a mistake? http://atwonline.com/blog/was-doug-parker-s-5-billion-average-earnings-prediction-mistake <div class="node-body blog-body">American’s first two annual financial results following Parker’s $3 billion-$7 billion assertion will end up at the low end of the range.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/blog/was-doug-parker-s-5-billion-average-earnings-prediction-mistake" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/blog/was-doug-parker-s-5-billion-average-earnings-prediction-mistake#comments Airline Financials Opinions AirKarp Mon, 21 May 2018 16:34:00 +0000 281961 at http://atwonline.com ANALYSIS: US major airlines' fifth failure http://atwonline.com/aeropolitics/analysis-us-major-airlines-fifth-failure <div class="node-body article-body">A three-year battle started by American Airlines, Delta Air Lines and United Airlines against the major Gulf carriers appears to have ended with little to show for the millions of dollars of campaigning by the US airlines and affiliated unions.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/aeropolitics/analysis-us-major-airlines-fifth-failure" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/aeropolitics/analysis-us-major-airlines-fifth-failure#comments Aeropolitics Open Skies Daily News Opinions ATW Plus Fri, 18 May 2018 17:05:00 +0000 281861 at http://atwonline.com EasyJet: A new old strategy? ​ http://atwonline.com/blog/easyjet-new-old-strategy <div class="node-body blog-body">EasyJet’s new CEO, Johan Lundgren, is planning to develop the UK LCC’s presence in the holiday market – but how heavily is this strategy linked to his tour operator roots?</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/blog/easyjet-new-old-strategy" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/blog/easyjet-new-old-strategy#comments Airlines Opinions Need I say Moores Fri, 18 May 2018 16:01:00 +0000 281831 at http://atwonline.com Lufthansa-Air France or BA-Air France? http://atwonline.com/blog/lufthansa-air-france-or-ba-air-france <div class="node-body blog-body">Today's news that Air France-KLM CEO Jean-Marc Janaillac will offer his resignation next week raises questions.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/blog/lufthansa-air-france-or-ba-air-france" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/blog/lufthansa-air-france-or-ba-air-france#comments Labor Opinions ATW Editor&#039;s Blog Fri, 04 May 2018 18:14:00 +0000 280641 at http://atwonline.com WestJet CEO: ‘This is not Norwegian’ http://atwonline.com/blog/westjet-ceo-not-norwegian <div class="node-body blog-body">Canada's second largest airline plans a long-haul product with a 'mainline' feel.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/blog/westjet-ceo-not-norwegian" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/blog/westjet-ceo-not-norwegian#comments Aircraft Interiors Airlines Opinions AirKarp Wed, 02 May 2018 18:02:00 +0000 280331 at http://atwonline.com Stable foundations http://atwonline.com/blog/stable-foundations <div class="node-body blog-body">What does an airline need to succeed? The answer is market stability, according to EgyptAir Airlines chairman Captain Sherif Ezzat Badrous.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/blog/stable-foundations" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/blog/stable-foundations#comments Airlines Opinions Need I say Moores Tue, 01 May 2018 16:19:00 +0000 280141 at http://atwonline.com “Finally” is all that can be said about House FAA reauthorization bill http://atwonline.com/blog/finally-all-can-be-said-about-house-faa-reauthorization-bill <div class="node-body blog-body">In the end, there’s not a whole lot you can say about the US House FAA reauthorization bill other than it’s done.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/blog/finally-all-can-be-said-about-house-faa-reauthorization-bill" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/blog/finally-all-can-be-said-about-house-faa-reauthorization-bill#comments Aeropolitics Daily News Opinions ATW Editor&#039;s Blog Fri, 27 Apr 2018 18:50:00 +0000 279891 at http://atwonline.com