Operations & Technology http://atwonline.com/taxonomy/term/7419/more en IATA chief slams Europe’s “burdensome” aviation regulations http://atwonline.com/aeropolitics/iata-chief-slams-europe-s-burdensome-aviation-regulations <div class="node-body article-body">IATA DG and CEO Alexandre de Juniac said European aviation is “beset with burdensome regulations,” and argued that a “spirit of change” is needed to improve the competitiveness of European airlines. </div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/aeropolitics/iata-chief-slams-europe-s-burdensome-aviation-regulations" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/aeropolitics/iata-chief-slams-europe-s-burdensome-aviation-regulations#comments Aeropolitics Daily News Tue, 13 Nov 2018 21:20:00 +0000 298961 at http://atwonline.com Flight Safety Foundation names Shahadi CEO http://atwonline.com/people/flight-safety-foundation-names-shahadi-ceo <div class="node-body article-body">The Flight Safety Foundation (FSF) has named MITRE Corp. executive Hassan Shahidi as its new president and CEO, succeeding Jon Beatty. Shahidi will begin his new job in January.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/people/flight-safety-foundation-names-shahadi-ceo" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/people/flight-safety-foundation-names-shahadi-ceo#comments Daily News People Tue, 13 Nov 2018 21:16:00 +0000 298951 at http://atwonline.com 2020 launch planned for European hypersonic test glider http://atwonline.com/operations-technology/2020-launch-planned-european-hypersonic-test-glider <div class="node-body article-body">European and international partners are moving toward the launch of an experimental hypersonic glider in 2020 as part of a long-term research program aimed at enabling development of a high-speed civil transport able to fly from Europe to Asia and Australia in under three hours.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/operations-technology/2020-launch-planned-european-hypersonic-test-glider" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/operations-technology/2020-launch-planned-european-hypersonic-test-glider#comments Daily News Operations & Technology Tue, 13 Nov 2018 21:12:00 +0000 298941 at http://atwonline.com Qatar Airways CEO considers creating own alliance http://atwonline.com/aeropolitics/qatar-airways-ceo-considers-creating-own-alliance <div class="node-body article-body">Qatar Airways “has the potential to form our own alliance” should the airline decide to withdraw from the oneworld alliance, CEO Akbar Al Baker said Nov. 13.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/aeropolitics/qatar-airways-ceo-considers-creating-own-alliance" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/aeropolitics/qatar-airways-ceo-considers-creating-own-alliance#comments Aeropolitics ATW On-Location ATW Plus Tue, 13 Nov 2018 19:58:00 +0000 298931 at http://atwonline.com Bamboo Airways granted Vietnam license http://atwonline.com/airlines/bamboo-airways-granted-vietnam-license <div class="node-body article-body">Bamboo Airways has received a business license from the Vietnamese government, clearing the last major hurdle for the airline to begin operations.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/airlines/bamboo-airways-granted-vietnam-license" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/airlines/bamboo-airways-granted-vietnam-license#comments Airlines Daily News Tue, 13 Nov 2018 19:09:00 +0000 298901 at http://atwonline.com Pilots not told of Boeing MAX’s automatic stall-prevention system http://atwonline.com/safety/pilots-not-told-boeing-max-s-automatic-stall-prevention-system <div class="node-body article-body">In a move likely linked to the on-going investigation into the fatal crash in October of a Lion Air Boeing 737 MAX 8, the aircraft manufacturer has issued a bulletin to operators explaining a system unique to the MAX that automatically pushes the nose down to help prevent stalls in certain flight profiles.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/safety/pilots-not-told-boeing-max-s-automatic-stall-prevention-system" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/safety/pilots-not-told-boeing-max-s-automatic-stall-prevention-system#comments Daily News Safety ATW Plus Mon, 12 Nov 2018 21:24:00 +0000 298861 at http://atwonline.com <p>A Lion Air Boeing 737 MAX.</p> Lion Air Frontier, pilots reach agreement on new contract http://atwonline.com/labor/frontier-pilots-reach-agreement-new-contract <div class="node-body article-body">Frontier Airlines and its pilots, represented by the Air Line Pilots Association (ALPA), reached an agreement in principle on a new contract after more than two and a half years of negotiations.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/labor/frontier-pilots-reach-agreement-new-contract" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/labor/frontier-pilots-reach-agreement-new-contract#comments Daily News Labor Mon, 12 Nov 2018 19:58:00 +0000 298851 at http://atwonline.com Investigation launched into Air Astana E190 loss-of-control incident http://atwonline.com/safety/investigation-launched-air-astana-e190-loss-control-incident <div class="node-body article-body">A pair of military jets escorted an Air Astana Embraer 190 as it experienced severe technical difficulties over Portugal and the pilots considered ditching at sea. </div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/safety/investigation-launched-air-astana-e190-loss-control-incident" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/safety/investigation-launched-air-astana-e190-loss-control-incident#comments Daily News Safety Mon, 12 Nov 2018 19:16:00 +0000 298841 at http://atwonline.com Three in running for Alitalia as deadline nears http://atwonline.com/data-financials/three-running-alitalia-deadline-nears <div class="node-body article-body">Special commissioners are examining the three offers made for Alitalia this week ahead of presenting their conclusions to the government in a long-running process to relaunch the bankrupt carrier.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/data-financials/three-running-alitalia-deadline-nears" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/data-financials/three-running-alitalia-deadline-nears#comments Airlines Daily News Data & Financials ATW Plus Mon, 12 Nov 2018 19:09:00 +0000 298831 at http://atwonline.com US senator urges FAA to move on aircraft seat sizes http://atwonline.com/aeropolitics/us-senator-urges-faa-move-aircraft-seat-sizes <div class="node-body article-body">US Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-New York) has called on FAA to take action to set minimum dimensions for US airlines, saying the agency is moving too slowly and “not implementing the law.” </div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/aeropolitics/us-senator-urges-faa-move-aircraft-seat-sizes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/aeropolitics/us-senator-urges-faa-move-aircraft-seat-sizes#comments Aeropolitics Daily News ATW Plus Mon, 12 Nov 2018 18:46:00 +0000 298821 at http://atwonline.com