Operations http://atwonline.com/taxonomy/term/7419/more en United, AFA reach buyout deal for flight attendants http://atwonline.com/labor/united-afa-reach-buyout-deal-flight-attendants <div class="node-body article-body">United Airlines and the Association of Flight Attendants (AFA) have agreed to an unprecedented $100,000 buyout for as many as 2,000 eligible flight attendants, who agree to leave the company between November of this year and November 2015.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/labor/united-afa-reach-buyout-deal-flight-attendants" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/labor/united-afa-reach-buyout-deal-flight-attendants#comments Airlines Labor Daily News AFA Association of Flight Attendants ATW Plus flight attendants Mike Bonds United Airlines Wed, 17 Sep 2014 19:50:00 +0000 139031 at http://atwonline.com <p>United Airlines 787</p> Courtesy, Boeing Lufthansa reaches key deal with flight attendants http://atwonline.com/labor/lufthansa-reaches-key-deal-flight-attendants <div class="node-body article-body">Lufthansa has made significant progress in achieving labor deals for lower cost operations on long-haul routes after reaching an agreement with UFO, the union representing flight attendants, on how a fleet of Airbus A340s can be used on low-yield routes.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/labor/lufthansa-reaches-key-deal-flight-attendants" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/labor/lufthansa-reaches-key-deal-flight-attendants#comments Airlines Labor Daily News Lufthansa UFO flight attendants union Vereinigung Cockpit Wed, 17 Sep 2014 19:47:00 +0000 139131 at http://atwonline.com <p>Lufthansa A320</p> By Rob Finlayson MRO Digest Sept. 17, 2014 http://atwonline.com/mro/mro-digest-sept-17-2014 <div class="node-body article-body">Briefs from the Sept. 17, 2014 issue of ATW’s MRO Digest</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/mro/mro-digest-sept-17-2014" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/mro/mro-digest-sept-17-2014#comments ATW's MRO Digest MRO Air Maintenance Estonia Ameco ATW Plus Boeing Shanghai Aviation Services Expliseat Icelandair Technical Services Lufthansa Technik MRO United Airlines Wed, 17 Sep 2014 17:26:00 +0000 139101 at http://atwonline.com OEMServices opens Dubai center http://atwonline.com/mro/oemservices-opens-dubai-center <div class="node-body article-body">OEMServices has opened a new service center in Dubai dedicated to the aerospace market. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/mro/oemservices-opens-dubai-center" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/mro/oemservices-opens-dubai-center#comments ATW's MRO Digest MRO ATW Plus Didier Granger Jebel Ali Free Zone MRO OEMServices Wed, 17 Sep 2014 17:24:00 +0000 139081 at http://atwonline.com Embraer opens Florida center, gets SENER handling contract http://atwonline.com/mro/embraer-opens-florida-center-gets-sener-handling-contract <div class="node-body article-body">Embraer has opened its new Engineering & Technology Center in Melbourne, Florida. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/mro/embraer-opens-florida-center-gets-sener-handling-contract" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/mro/embraer-opens-florida-center-gets-sener-handling-contract#comments ATW's MRO Digest MRO ATW Plus Embraer MRO SENER Wed, 17 Sep 2014 17:22:00 +0000 139071 at http://atwonline.com Airbus expands in Southeast Asia http://atwonline.com/mro/airbus-expands-southeast-asia <div class="node-body article-body">Airbus has established a new subsidiary in Thailand for the production of flight operations data for use by airlines worldwide. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/mro/airbus-expands-southeast-asia" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/mro/airbus-expands-southeast-asia#comments ATW's MRO Digest MRO Airbus Flight Operations Services ATW Plus electronic flight bags MRO Wed, 17 Sep 2014 17:21:00 +0000 139061 at http://atwonline.com AJW Aviation distributes CML lights http://atwonline.com/mro/ajw-aviation-distributes-cml-lights <div class="node-body article-body">AJW Aviation has signed a global distribution agreement with Chicago Miniature Lighting (CML). </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/mro/ajw-aviation-distributes-cml-lights" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/mro/ajw-aviation-distributes-cml-lights#comments ATW's MRO Digest MRO AJW Aviation ATW Plus Chicago Miniature Lighting MRO Wed, 17 Sep 2014 17:19:00 +0000 139051 at http://atwonline.com Airline CEOs warn of impending ‘blood bath’ in Europe http://atwonline.com/finance-data/airline-ceos-warn-impending-blood-bath-europe <div class="node-body article-body">The CEOs of Aer Lingus and Aeroflot have warned of an impending “blood bath” in Europe, a point that was largely supported by fellow panelists from Norwegian and Irish low-cost carrier Ryanair.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/finance-data/airline-ceos-warn-impending-blood-bath-europe" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/finance-data/airline-ceos-warn-impending-blood-bath-europe#comments Airlines Finance & Data Daily News Trade Shows & Conferences Aer Lingus Aeroflot ATW Plus Bjorn Kjos Christoph Mueller Kenny Jacobs Norwegian Ryanair Vitally Saveliev Tue, 16 Sep 2014 20:19:00 +0000 138961 at http://atwonline.com <p>From left, Bloomberg moderator Guy Johnson, Aeroflot CEO Vitaly Saveliev, Ryanair chief marketing officer Kenny Jacobs, Norwegian CEO Bj&oslash;rn Kjos, Aer Lingus CEO Christoph Mueller</p> By Victoria Moores AA merger process on track; big stuff still ahead http://atwonline.com/finance-data/aa-merger-process-track-big-stuff-still-ahead <div class="node-body article-body">The merger process of American Airlines and US Airways is going according to plan, but the major integration hurdles are still ahead, AA chairman and CEO Doug Parker said Thursday.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/finance-data/aa-merger-process-track-big-stuff-still-ahead" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/finance-data/aa-merger-process-track-big-stuff-still-ahead#comments Airlines Finance & Data Daily News Trade Shows & Conferences American Airlines Doug Parker FAA oneworld Star Alliance The Future of Flight Aviation Policy Summit US Airways Tue, 16 Sep 2014 20:07:00 +0000 138951 at http://atwonline.com <p>American Airlines A319</p> Courtesy, Airbus Air France to cancel 60% of flights Wednesday as pilot strike continues http://atwonline.com/labor/air-france-cancel-60-flights-wednesday-pilot-strike-continues <div class="node-body article-body">Air France may operate only around 40% of its normal scheduled flights Wednesday, as a week-long strike by pilots enters its third day.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/labor/air-france-cancel-60-flights-wednesday-pilot-strike-continues" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/labor/air-france-cancel-60-flights-wednesday-pilot-strike-continues#comments Airlines Labor Daily News Air France HOP! KLM pilot strike Transavia Tue, 16 Sep 2014 20:06:00 +0000 138881 at http://atwonline.com <p>Air France A320</p> By Rob Finlayson