Opinions http://atwonline.com/taxonomy/term/7409/more en American Beauty http://atwonline.com/blog/american-beauty <div class="node-body blog-body">American Airlines turned 90 years old April 15.</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/american-beauty" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/blog/american-beauty#comments Airlines Opinions Time Capsule Thu, 21 Apr 2016 19:06:00 +0000 205721 at http://atwonline.com Customer choice http://atwonline.com/blog/customer-choice <div class="node-body blog-body">Airbus is hoping passengers will seek out its Airspace cabin and proactively buy flights because they are operated by Airbus products, but how many passengers actually know which aircraft type they are flying on?</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/need-i-say-moores">Need I say Moores</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/blog/customer-choice" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/blog/customer-choice#comments Opinions Need I say Moores Thu, 21 Apr 2016 13:21:00 +0000 205571 at http://atwonline.com Playing the Gordon Bethune card http://atwonline.com/blog/playing-gordon-bethune-card <div class="node-body blog-body">The former Continental CEO said Altimeter and PAR “used me as a credible alternative” to force changes at United.</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/playing-gordon-bethune-card" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/blog/playing-gordon-bethune-card#comments Airlines Opinions AirKarp Wed, 20 Apr 2016 18:08:00 +0000 205441 at http://atwonline.com Interview - KLM President & CEO Pieter Elbers http://atwonline.com/airlines/interview-klm-president-ceo-pieter-elbers <div class="field-deck"> Dutch Momentum </div> <div class="node-body article-body">KLM has made progress with its labor costs and is expanding its network and airline partnerships while revamping its fleet with new onboard cabins and services. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/airlines/interview-klm-president-ceo-pieter-elbers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/airlines/interview-klm-president-ceo-pieter-elbers#comments Airlines Opinions ATW Plus Tue, 19 Apr 2016 17:39:00 +0000 205271 at http://atwonline.com <p>KLM President &amp; CEO Pieter Elbers</p> KLM Great Expectations http://atwonline.com/aeropolitics/great-expectations <div class="field-deck"> interview: Thomas Reynaert, Managing Director, Airlines for Europe (A4E) </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Airlines for Europe (A4E) became the fourth European airline lobby group in January 2016, joining an already crowded landscape. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/aeropolitics/great-expectations" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/aeropolitics/great-expectations#comments Aeropolitics Opinions ATW Plus Tue, 19 Apr 2016 17:17:00 +0000 205211 at http://atwonline.com <p><span style="font-size: 12.8px; line-height: 20px;">A4E Managing Director Thomas&nbsp;</span>Reynaert</p> A4E Scoot Strategy http://atwonline.com/airlines/scoot-strategy <div class="field-deck"> interview: Campbell Wilson, Scoot CEO </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Scoot is a medium-haul, low-cost carrier (LCC) operating out of Singapore’s Changi Airport to 16 destinations across Asia, Australasia and the Middle East. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/airlines/scoot-strategy" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/airlines/scoot-strategy#comments Airlines Opinions ATW Plus Tue, 19 Apr 2016 16:57:00 +0000 205171 at http://atwonline.com <p>Scoot CEO Campbell Wilson</p> Scoot Editorial - When Hours Rule http://atwonline.com/labor/editorial-when-hours-rule <div class="node-body article-body">When it came into force, the so-called “1,500 hour rule” for US pilots was an understandable reaction to a series of fatal regional airline crashes. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/labor/editorial-when-hours-rule" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/labor/editorial-when-hours-rule#comments Labor Opinions Tue, 19 Apr 2016 15:45:00 +0000 205141 at http://atwonline.com Table of Contents - May 2016 http://atwonline.com/airlines/table-contents-may-2016 <div class="node-body article-body">Features and departments from the May 2016 issue of ATW</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/airlines/table-contents-may-2016" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/airlines/table-contents-may-2016#comments Airframes Airlines Eco-Aviation Airports & Routes Opinions Tue, 19 Apr 2016 15:26:00 +0000 205131 at http://atwonline.com DOT’s decision on Norwegian scores one for competition & Open Skies, finally http://atwonline.com/blog/dot-s-decision-norwegian-scores-one-competition-open-skies-finally <div class="node-body blog-body">The US Department of Transportation (DOT) decision to give tentative permission for Norwegian Air International (NAI) to serve the US, more than two years after NAI applied for a foreign air carrier permit, is long overdue.</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/dot-s-decision-norwegian-scores-one-competition-open-skies-finally" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/blog/dot-s-decision-norwegian-scores-one-competition-open-skies-finally#comments Aeropolitics Opinions ATW Editor&#039;s Blog Mon, 18 Apr 2016 17:06:00 +0000 204941 at http://atwonline.com Dave Barger a most worthy recipient of the Pogue Award http://atwonline.com/blog/dave-barger-most-worthy-recipient-pogue-award <div class="node-body blog-body">Cool as they are, I often argue that aircraft are not the most important or interesting assets of an airline. What really makes the global air transport business tick is its people. So it’s great to see those people recognized.</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/dave-barger-most-worthy-recipient-pogue-award" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/blog/dave-barger-most-worthy-recipient-pogue-award#comments Airlines Opinions ATW Editor&#039;s Blog Fri, 15 Apr 2016 16:37:00 +0000 204681 at http://atwonline.com