Opinions http://atwonline.com/taxonomy/term/7409/more en Interview - Jaan Albrecht, Austrian Airlines CEO http://atwonline.com/interviews-video-print/interview-jaan-albrecht-austrian-airlines-ceo <div class="field-deck"> Mountain Climber </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Lufthansa Group subsidiary Austrian Airlines has turned the corner through restructuring under Jaan Albrecht’s leadership. New labor agreements and a reunification with regional carrier Tyrolean Airways are among the company’s successes. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/interviews-video-print/interview-jaan-albrecht-austrian-airlines-ceo" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/interviews-video-print/interview-jaan-albrecht-austrian-airlines-ceo#comments Airlines Interviews - Video & Print Manufacturers Austrian Airlines Jaan Albrecht Tyrolean Airways Wed, 01 Apr 2015 18:17:00 +0000 161061 at http://atwonline.com <p>Austrian Airlines CEO Jaan Albrecht</p> Austrian Airlines Commentary - Perimeter Logic http://atwonline.com/commentary/commentary-perimeter-logic <div class="field-byline"> By Alexander McIntyre, Emory University student, Atlanta, Georgia </div> <div class="field-deck"> Lifting the Wright Amendment at Dallas Love Field offers lessons to New York. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">On the morning of Oct. 13, 2014, a new era dawned for the Dallas/Fort Worth metroplex: one free of the Wright Amendment. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/commentary/commentary-perimeter-logic" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/commentary/commentary-perimeter-logic#comments Airlines Government Affairs Commentary ATW Plus Dallas Fort Worth International Airport New York LaGuardia Airport Wright Amendment Wed, 01 Apr 2015 18:12:00 +0000 161051 at http://atwonline.com A Wide(ning) Gulf http://atwonline.com/blog/widening-gulf <div class="node-body blog-body">In the early 1970s, which was the most prominent Middle Eastern airline?</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/observation-deck">Observation Deck</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/blog/widening-gulf" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/blog/widening-gulf#comments Commentary airlines changes Gulf carriers history Middle East Observation Deck Fri, 27 Mar 2015 14:02:00 +0000 160601 at http://atwonline.com Another media frenzy, but it's still bunkum http://atwonline.com/blog/another-media-frenzy-its-still-bunkum <div class="node-body blog-body">Today's news on the Germanwings A320 crash is shocking, tragic, and will have long-term effects on the air transport industry. </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/another-media-frenzy-its-still-bunkum" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/blog/another-media-frenzy-its-still-bunkum#comments Blogs 4U9525 A320 Airbus Germanwings ATW Editor&#039;s Blog Thu, 26 Mar 2015 21:42:00 +0000 160561 at http://atwonline.com Cockpit doors: No silver bullet solution http://atwonline.com/blog/cockpit-doors-no-silver-bullet-solution <div class="node-body blog-body">What if the person sabotaging the aircraft is one of the pilots and he is alone in the cockpit?</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/cockpit-doors-no-silver-bullet-solution" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/blog/cockpit-doors-no-silver-bullet-solution#comments Blogs Airbus A320 Andreas Lubitz Brice Robin cockpit door crash FAA flight deck French Alps French prosecutor Germanwings 4U9525 Lufthansa Group pilot AirKarp Thu, 26 Mar 2015 15:07:00 +0000 160461 at http://atwonline.com Media in a spin of shame http://atwonline.com/blog/media-spin-shame <div class="node-body blog-body">Today’s news that a Germanwings A320 has crashed in France, with no survivors expected among the 150 passengers and crew, is tragic.</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/media-spin-shame" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/blog/media-spin-shame#comments Airlines Blogs Aircraft & Engines Safety 4U9525 AirAsia BBC Germanwings IATA Malaysia Airlines Marion Blakey A320 MH17 MH370 QZ8501 ATW Editor&#039;s Blog Tue, 24 Mar 2015 17:11:00 +0000 160161 at http://atwonline.com March Madness: Southwest vs. Spirit http://atwonline.com/blog/march-madness-southwest-vs-spirit <div class="node-body blog-body">Southwest appears to be targeting ultra-low cost carrier Spirit Airlines in its latest TV commercial.</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/march-madness-southwest-vs-spirit" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/blog/march-madness-southwest-vs-spirit#comments Blogs advertising basketball competition LCC low fares low-cost carrier March Madness NCAA tournament southwest airlines Spirit Airlines ULCC ultra low-cost carrier AirKarp Mon, 23 Mar 2015 20:01:00 +0000 160061 at http://atwonline.com Analysis - Washington Sandstorm http://atwonline.com/open-skies/analysis-washington-sandstorm <div class="field-deck"> Alleged subsidy feud escalates between US and Gulf carriers. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><p>American Airlines, Delta Air Lines and United Airlines have joined forces with a number of unions to reveal a report they say supports their claims that the major Gulf carriers are heavily subsidized by their state owners.&nbsp;</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/open-skies/analysis-washington-sandstorm" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/open-skies/analysis-washington-sandstorm#comments Airlines Analysis Open Skies American Airlines Delta Air Lines Emirates Airline Etihad Airways Gulf carriers Qatar Airways United Airlines Thu, 19 Mar 2015 16:04:00 +0000 159651 at http://atwonline.com Thinkstock Editorial — A Dangerous Debate http://atwonline.com/open-skies/editorial-dangerous-debate <div class="node-body article-body"><p>The Gulf subsidy campaign by American Airlines, Delta Air Lines and United Airlines, backed solidly by their union groups, merits as much scrutiny as went into the 55-page report they commissioned and which took two years to prepare.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/open-skies/editorial-dangerous-debate" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/open-skies/editorial-dangerous-debate#comments Airlines Open Skies Editorial American Airlines Delta Air Lines Emirates Etihad Airways Gulf carriers Qatar Airways United Airlines. Open Skies Thu, 19 Mar 2015 15:46:00 +0000 159641 at http://atwonline.com Accusations over Gulf carriers finally becomes a debate http://atwonline.com/blog/accusations-over-gulf-carriers-finally-becomes-debate <div class="node-body blog-body">The furor over alleged Gulf carrier subsidies and Open Skies compliance got a thorough airing today at the US Chamber of Commerce Foundation 14th Annual Aviation Summit in Washington DC.</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/accusations-over-gulf-carriers-finally-becomes-debate" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/blog/accusations-over-gulf-carriers-finally-becomes-debate#comments Aeropolitics Blogs American Airlines Boeing Carsten Spohr Chapter 11 Delta Doug Parker Emirates Etihad Gulf carriers James Hogan Jeff Smisek Lufthansa oneworld Open Skies Ray Conner Tim Clark united airlines US Airways ATW Editor&#039;s Blog Tue, 17 Mar 2015 21:10:00 +0000 159361 at http://atwonline.com