Operations & Technology http://atwonline.com/taxonomy/term/7419/more en United CCO Haywood steps down; returns to consultancy http://atwonline.com/people/united-cco-haywood-steps-down-returns-consultancy <div class="node-body article-body">Julia Haywood is leaving United Airlines to return to the Boston Consulting Group (BCG), less than six months after she took the chief commercial officer job at the Chicago-based airline.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/people/united-cco-haywood-steps-down-returns-consultancy" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/people/united-cco-haywood-steps-down-returns-consultancy#comments Daily News People ATW Plus Thu, 19 Jan 2017 20:17:00 +0000 236331 at http://atwonline.com <p>United CCO Julia Haywood</p> United Airlines Board games http://atwonline.com/blog/board-games <div class="node-body blog-body">Could organizing passengers on a mat – yes, an actual physical mat - help speed up aircraft boarding and cut turnaround times?</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/blog/board-games" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/blog/board-games#comments Technology Opinions Need I say Moores Thu, 19 Jan 2017 18:21:00 +0000 236321 at http://atwonline.com MRO Briefs-Jan. 19, 2017 http://atwonline.com/mro/mro-briefs-jan-19-2017 <div class="node-body article-body">MRO Briefs-Jan. 19, 2017</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/mro/mro-briefs-jan-19-2017" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/mro/mro-briefs-jan-19-2017#comments Daily News MRO Thu, 19 Jan 2017 17:30:00 +0000 236301 at http://atwonline.com ‘Basic economy’ is a reasonable business decision for airlines http://atwonline.com/blog/basic-economy-reasonable-business-decision-airlines <div class="node-body blog-body">It's about much more than overhead bin carry-on bag restrictions.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/blog/basic-economy-reasonable-business-decision-airlines" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/blog/basic-economy-reasonable-business-decision-airlines#comments Airline Financials Airlines Opinions AirKarp Thu, 19 Jan 2017 16:18:00 +0000 236221 at http://atwonline.com Hogan acknowledges Etihad Partners’ problems http://atwonline.com/airlines/hogan-acknowledges-etihad-partners-problems <div class="node-body article-body">Etihad Aviation Group president and CEO James Hogan has acknowledged the scale of problems facing airberlin and Alitalia. </div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/airlines/hogan-acknowledges-etihad-partners-problems" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/airlines/hogan-acknowledges-etihad-partners-problems#comments Airlines Daily News ATW Plus Thu, 19 Jan 2017 14:36:00 +0000 236201 at http://atwonline.com <p>Etihad Aviation Group president and CEO James Hogan</p> Etihad Gallery: This Week in Aviation-Jan. 16-20, 2017 http://atwonline.com/airframes/gallery-week-aviation-jan-16-20-2017 <div class="node-body gallery-body"></div> http://atwonline.com/airframes/gallery-week-aviation-jan-16-20-2017#comments Airframes Airlines Daily News Wed, 18 Jan 2017 21:32:00 +0000 236171 at http://atwonline.com DOT proposes new baggage fee disclosure rules http://atwonline.com/regulation/dot-proposes-new-baggage-fee-disclosure-rules <div class="node-body article-body">In the last week of the Obama Administration, the US Department of Transportation (DOT) proposed that airlines and ticket agents be required to disclose specific baggage fees when providing airfare information.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/regulation/dot-proposes-new-baggage-fee-disclosure-rules" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/regulation/dot-proposes-new-baggage-fee-disclosure-rules#comments Regulation Daily News Wed, 18 Jan 2017 20:50:00 +0000 236161 at http://atwonline.com Dwight Eschliman/Getty Oman Air plans to double contribution to national economy http://atwonline.com/airlines/oman-air-plans-double-contribution-national-economy <div class="node-body article-body">The coming year will see continuing expansion of Oman Air’s fleet and network, as it seeks to increase its input to the Omani economy, the carrier will announce at its annual internal conference.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/airlines/oman-air-plans-double-contribution-national-economy" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/airlines/oman-air-plans-double-contribution-national-economy#comments Airlines Daily News Wed, 18 Jan 2017 20:37:00 +0000 236151 at http://atwonline.com <p>Oman Air Boeing 787-8</p> Rob Finlayson United outlines basic economy roll out; to start with Minneapolis http://atwonline.com/it-distribution/united-outlines-basic-economy-roll-out-start-minneapolis <div class="node-body article-body">United Airlines will initially test basic economy fares on flights to/from Minneapolis before rolling out the offering to its entire domestic network.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/it-distribution/united-outlines-basic-economy-roll-out-start-minneapolis" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/it-distribution/united-outlines-basic-economy-roll-out-start-minneapolis#comments Airlines IT & Distribution Daily News Wed, 18 Jan 2017 19:56:00 +0000 236121 at http://atwonline.com <p>United Airlines A320</p> Rob Finlayson British Airways cabin crew to strike again http://atwonline.com/labor/british-airways-cabin-crew-strike-again-0 <div class="node-body article-body">British Airways (BA) is bracing for a further three days of industrial action by some 2,900 cabin crew members, represented by the Unite trade union, in a continuing dispute over pay rates.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/labor/british-airways-cabin-crew-strike-again-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/labor/british-airways-cabin-crew-strike-again-0#comments Labor Daily News Wed, 18 Jan 2017 18:07:00 +0000 236101 at http://atwonline.com <p>British Airways A320</p> Airbus