Operations http://atwonline.com/taxonomy/term/7419/more en BTS: US Airlines employment grows 0.8% in 1H http://atwonline.com/finance-data/bts-us-airlines-employment-grows-08-1h <div class="node-body article-body">For the first-half of 2014, average full-time-equivalent (FTE) employment among US scheduled passenger airlines was 383,800, up 0.8% from 1H 2013, according to the US Department of Transportation’s Bureau of Transportation Statistics (BTS). </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/finance-data/bts-us-airlines-employment-grows-08-1h" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/finance-data/bts-us-airlines-employment-grows-08-1h#comments Airlines Finance & Data Daily News Alaska Airlines Allegiant Air American Airlines BTS Bureau of Transportation statistics Delta Air Lines FTE Full-time-equivalent employment Hawaiian Airlines Spirit Airlines United US Airways US Department of Transportation Virgin America Fri, 29 Aug 2014 18:37:00 +0000 137231 at http://atwonline.com Aegean 1H results boosted by Olympic Air synergies http://atwonline.com/finance-data/aegean-1h-results-boosted-olympic-air-synergies <div class="node-body article-body">Greece-based Aegean Airlines reported an after tax profit of €15.9 million ($21 million) for the half year ended June 30, down marginally from the €16.5 million reported for the same period the previous year. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/finance-data/aegean-1h-results-boosted-olympic-air-synergies" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/finance-data/aegean-1h-results-boosted-olympic-air-synergies#comments Airlines Finance & Data Daily News Aegean Airlines Dimitris Gerogiannis Olympic Air Fri, 29 Aug 2014 18:30:00 +0000 137221 at http://atwonline.com <p>Aegean Airlines A321</p> By Rob Finlayson Malaysia Airlines posts $95 million 2Q loss; restructuring imminent http://atwonline.com/finance-data/malaysia-airlines-posts-95-million-2q-loss-restructuring-imminent <div class="node-body article-body">Malaysia Airlines has reported a second-quarter net loss of MYR305.7 million ($95.1 million), widened from the carrier’s net loss of MYR175.2 million in the year-ago quarter. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/finance-data/malaysia-airlines-posts-95-million-2q-loss-restructuring-imminent" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/finance-data/malaysia-airlines-posts-95-million-2q-loss-restructuring-imminent#comments Airlines Finance & Data Daily News Ahmad Jauhari Malaysia Airlines MH17 MH370 Fri, 29 Aug 2014 17:33:00 +0000 137191 at http://atwonline.com <p>Malaysia Airlines A330-300</p> By Rob Finlayson Air Astana posts 2Q net profit http://atwonline.com/finance-data/air-astana-posts-2q-net-profit <div class="node-body article-body">Air Astana reported second-quarter net profit of $16.5 million, up 7% over the year-ago period. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/finance-data/air-astana-posts-2q-net-profit" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/finance-data/air-astana-posts-2q-net-profit#comments Airlines Finance & Data Daily News Air Astana European Union Peter Foster Fri, 29 Aug 2014 16:25:00 +0000 137181 at http://atwonline.com <p>Air Astana 767-300</p> By Rob Finlayson Virgin Australia sells stake in frequent flyer program http://atwonline.com/finance-data/virgin-australia-sells-stake-frequent-flyer-program <div class="node-body article-body">Virgin Australia is selling a minority share of its frequent flyer business to a prominent Asia-Pacific investment group in a move that will yield A$336 million ($314.1 million) for the airline.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/finance-data/virgin-australia-sells-stake-frequent-flyer-program" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/finance-data/virgin-australia-sells-stake-frequent-flyer-program#comments Airlines Finance & Data Daily News Boeing 727 MAX John Borghetti Qantas Tigerair Virgin Australia Fri, 29 Aug 2014 16:14:00 +0000 137171 at http://atwonline.com <p>Virgin Australia 737-800</p> By Rob Finlayson Ryanair among bidders for Cyprus Airways http://atwonline.com/finance-data/ryanair-among-bidders-cyprus-airways <div class="node-body article-body">Low-cost carrier Ryanair confirmed Friday it had submitted a non-binding offer for ailing Cypriot national carrier, Cyprus Airways.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/finance-data/ryanair-among-bidders-cyprus-airways" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/finance-data/ryanair-among-bidders-cyprus-airways#comments Airlines Finance & Data Daily News Aegean Airlines air operator’s certificate Arkia Israeli Airlines Blue Air Communications and Works Minister Marios Demetriades Cyprus Airways Michael O’Leary Ryanair Tony Antoniou Fri, 29 Aug 2014 14:00:00 +0000 137151 at http://atwonline.com <p>Ryanair 737-800</p> By Rob Finlayson Analyst Mike Boyd sees growth in some US-EU and US-Canada markets http://atwonline.com/finance-data/analyst-mike-boyd-sees-growth-some-us-eu-and-us-canada-markets <div class="node-body article-body">European Union (EU) flag carriers could add nonstop flights from hubs into smaller interior US cities such as Memphis, Nashville and New Orleans within the next three to eight years, analyst Mike Boyd said this week at the Boyd International Aviation Forecast Summit in Las Vegas.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/finance-data/analyst-mike-boyd-sees-growth-some-us-eu-and-us-canada-markets" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/finance-data/analyst-mike-boyd-sees-growth-some-us-eu-and-us-canada-markets#comments Finance & Data Daily News Trade Shows & Conferences Air France ATW Plus Boyd International Aviation Forecast Summit British Airways European Union Henry Harteveldt Lufthansa Mike Boyd Fri, 29 Aug 2014 13:29:00 +0000 137131 at http://atwonline.com Qantas restructures after posting record full-year loss http://atwonline.com/finance-data/qantas-restructures-after-posting-record-full-year-loss <div class="node-body article-body">Qantas is making major changes to its corporate structure that will allow it to attract new foreign shareholders for its international business following a full fiscal year record loss of A$2.8 billion ($2.6 billion).</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/finance-data/qantas-restructures-after-posting-record-full-year-loss" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/finance-data/qantas-restructures-after-posting-record-full-year-loss#comments Airlines Finance & Data Daily News Alan Joyce as foreign ownership restrictions restructuring program Thu, 28 Aug 2014 20:04:00 +0000 136971 at http://atwonline.com <p>Qantas tails</p> By Rob Finlayson Ryanair poised to announce another GDS partnership http://atwonline.com/it-distribution/ryanair-poised-announce-another-gds-partnership <div class="node-body article-body">Irish budget carrier Ryanair is planning to announce a new global distribution system (GDS) partnership and a product aimed at business travelers in September, as it continues with its customer service revamp.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/it-distribution/ryanair-poised-announce-another-gds-partnership" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/it-distribution/ryanair-poised-announce-another-gds-partnership#comments Airlines IT & Distribution Daily News Always Getting Better ATW Plus Kenny Jacobs Michael O’Leary Ryanair Thu, 28 Aug 2014 19:59:00 +0000 137111 at http://atwonline.com <p>Ryanair 737-800</p> Courtesy, Boeing Kotil: Turkish eyes rapid growth to 2,000 daily flights http://atwonline.com/finance-data/kotil-turkish-eyes-rapid-growth-2000-daily-flights <div class="node-body article-body">The crises in Ukraine, Libya, Syria and Iraq have not had much of an impact on Turkish Airlines’ operations because it has such a huge network, CEO Temel Kotil told ATW in Istanbul.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/finance-data/kotil-turkish-eyes-rapid-growth-2000-daily-flights" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/finance-data/kotil-turkish-eyes-rapid-growth-2000-daily-flights#comments Airlines Finance & Data Daily News ATW Plus Temel Kotil Turkish Airlines Thu, 28 Aug 2014 19:54:00 +0000 137101 at http://atwonline.com <p>Turkish Airlines CEO Temel Kotil</p> By Kurt Hofmann