Opinions http://atwonline.com/taxonomy/term/7409/more en Brexit could lead to doors closing on Open Skies http://atwonline.com/blog/brexit-could-lead-doors-closing-open-skies <div class="node-body blog-body">Among questions being asked in the air transport industry since last week’s shock Brexit referendum result is what does the UK’s divorce from the European Union mean to the US-EU Open Skies aviation agreement?</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/blog/brexit-could-lead-doors-closing-open-skies" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/blog/brexit-could-lead-doors-closing-open-skies#comments Open Skies Daily News Opinions ATW Editor&#039;s Blog Mon, 27 Jun 2016 19:27:00 +0000 214451 at http://atwonline.com Interview - Bernd Hildenbrand, COO Pakistan International Airlines http://atwonline.com/airlines/interview-bernd-hildenbrand-coo-pakistan-international-airlines <div class="field-deck"> Reinvention </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Bernd Hildenbrand is tasked with overseeing a modernization of PIA that aims to improve service and grow the carrier’s network, market share and customer base. </div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/airlines/interview-bernd-hildenbrand-coo-pakistan-international-airlines" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/airlines/interview-bernd-hildenbrand-coo-pakistan-international-airlines#comments Airlines ATW Magazine Opinions Mon, 27 Jun 2016 17:08:00 +0000 214371 at http://atwonline.com <p>Hildenbrand</p> PIA Editorial - Embrace China's Growth http://atwonline.com/aeropolitics/editorial-embrace-chinas-growth <div class="node-body article-body">China’s commercial aviation growth and transformation over the past 10 years has been astonishing.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/aeropolitics/editorial-embrace-chinas-growth" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/aeropolitics/editorial-embrace-chinas-growth#comments Aeropolitics Airlines ATW Magazine Opinions Thu, 23 Jun 2016 16:53:00 +0000 213821 at http://atwonline.com Europe divided http://atwonline.com/blog/europe-divided <div class="node-body blog-body">Looking around Europe right now, it’s hard to see anything other than fragmentation, with daily aviation strikes and the UK on the brink of deciding on whether to leave the European Union.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/blog/europe-divided" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/blog/europe-divided#comments Opinions Need I say Moores Thu, 23 Jun 2016 15:02:00 +0000 213791 at http://atwonline.com Steven Udvar-Hazy takes a step back http://atwonline.com/blog/steven-udvar-hazy-takes-step-back <div class="node-body blog-body">When Udvar-Hazy founded ILFC in 1973, leasing a DC-8 to Aeromexico, the commercial aircraft leasing business did not exist.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/blog/steven-udvar-hazy-takes-step-back" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/blog/steven-udvar-hazy-takes-step-back#comments Leasing Opinions AirKarp Mon, 20 Jun 2016 18:11:00 +0000 213391 at http://atwonline.com IATA leadership transition: From TT to AdJ; al Baker, please behave http://atwonline.com/blog/iata-leadership-transition-tt-adj-al-baker-please-behave <div class="node-body blog-body">Alexandre de Juniac’s tenure as the seventh IATA director general & CEO doesn’t begin until Sept, 1, so his presence at last week’s 72nd IATA AGM in Dublin was mostly, and appropriately, low key. But remarks he made during the closing session provided some good indications of what to expect from his agenda and the tone of his leadership. </div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/blog/iata-leadership-transition-tt-adj-al-baker-please-behave" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/blog/iata-leadership-transition-tt-adj-al-baker-please-behave#comments Airlines Associations Opinions ATW Editor&#039;s Blog Fri, 10 Jun 2016 19:58:00 +0000 212361 at http://atwonline.com Airbus A300 meets a watery end http://atwonline.com/blog/airbus-a300-meets-watery-end <div class="node-body blog-body">Turkey has deliberately sunk an old Airbus A300 in the Aegean Sea to create an artificial reef. </div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/blog/airbus-a300-meets-watery-end" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/blog/airbus-a300-meets-watery-end#comments Opinions Need I say Moores Wed, 08 Jun 2016 11:17:00 +0000 211911 at http://atwonline.com Bag Blog final: Airlines & airports score well; Dulles customs not so http://atwonline.com/blog/bag-blog-final-airlines-airports-score-well-dulles-customs-not-so <div class="node-body blog-body">As I’m now back home in Washington DC, this is the final “bag-blog” covering the last leg of my European work trip. Essentially, both security screening and the flights from Dublin to London Heathrow then to Washington Dulles went well, although it ended on a very sour note at US Customs & Border Protection (CBP). More of that later.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/blog/bag-blog-final-airlines-airports-score-well-dulles-customs-not-so" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/blog/bag-blog-final-airlines-airports-score-well-dulles-customs-not-so#comments Airports & Routes Operations & Technology Opinions ATW Editor&#039;s Blog Mon, 06 Jun 2016 18:29:00 +0000 211711 at http://atwonline.com Irish charm delivers me to Dublin http://atwonline.com/blog/irish-charm-delivers-me-dublin <div class="node-body blog-body">This bag-and-I update is a little delayed as I’ve been at the IATA AGM in Dublin the past couple of days. So how did the last leg go? There was an unpromising start. </div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/blog/irish-charm-delivers-me-dublin" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/blog/irish-charm-delivers-me-dublin#comments Cabin Interiors & Connectivity Airports & Routes Opinions ATW Editor&#039;s Blog Fri, 03 Jun 2016 10:55:00 +0000 211411 at http://atwonline.com Hamburg again; Avec ou sans bag? http://atwonline.com/blog/hamburg-again-avec-ou-sans-bag <div class="node-body blog-body">The latest leg took me back to Hamburg last night from Barcelona via Paris Charles de Gaulle; an Air France Airbus A321 followed by an A320.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/blog/hamburg-again-avec-ou-sans-bag" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/blog/hamburg-again-avec-ou-sans-bag#comments Airlines Airports & Routes Opinions ATW Editor&#039;s Blog Mon, 30 May 2016 08:11:00 +0000 210681 at http://atwonline.com