Operations & Technology http://atwonline.com/taxonomy/term/7419/more en World Airline Traffic July 2016 Roundup http://atwonline.com/airline-traffic/world-airline-traffic-july-2016-roundup <div class="node-body data_table-body"><p>For commercial airlines and airline groups worldwide, year-to-date 2016 passenger traffic, RPKs, load factors, and FTKs, as of August 25, 2016.</p></div> <div class="field-csv-file"> <span>CSV File:&nbsp;</span> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-text-csv" alt="text/csv icon" src="http://atwonline.com/sites/all/modules/contrib/filefield/icons/text-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://atwonline.com/site-files/atwonline.com/files/data-tables/World Airline Traffic July 2016 Roundup CSV version.csv" type="text/csv; length=9614">World Airline Traffic July 2016 Roundup CSV version.csv</a></div> </div> <div class="field-disable-sidebar"> Disable Right Sidebar Display </div> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-images"><legend>Images</legend> <div class="field-image-promo"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image_promo" width="595" height="335" alt="" src="http://atwonline.com/site-files/atwonline.com/files/uploads/2014/04/performance-data.jpg?1472167253" /> </div> </fieldset> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/airline-traffic/world-airline-traffic-july-2016-roundup" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/airline-traffic/world-airline-traffic-july-2016-roundup#comments Airline Traffic Airlines ATW Plus Thu, 25 Aug 2016 23:19:00 +0000 221851 at http://atwonline.com How JetBlue is filling demand for pilots http://atwonline.com/training/how-jetblue-filling-demand-pilots <div class="field-deck"> A US airline launches program to create its own supply of pilots from scratch </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Given pilot shortage forecasts, a new ab initio hiring program launched by a US airline is going to be watched closely.</p> <p>New York-based JetBlue Airways&rsquo; Gateway Select program inducted its first class of cadets late this summer. One of seven dedicated pipelines leading to the JetBlue cockpit, Gateway Select is the first modern example of a zero-time, trainee-to-airline-pilot program by a US carrier, despite the practice being established in Europe and Asia for some time.&nbsp;</p></div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/training/how-jetblue-filling-demand-pilots" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/training/how-jetblue-filling-demand-pilots#comments Airlines Training Thu, 25 Aug 2016 21:08:00 +0000 221831 at http://atwonline.com JetBlue NAV Canada: First 10 Aireon ATC satellites to launch in September http://atwonline.com/atw-location/nav-canada-first-10-aireon-atc-satellites-launch-september <div class="node-body article-body">The satellites will be the vanguard of the Iridium NEXT constellation of 66 low-earth orbiting satellites that will provide space-based coverage of the world’s airspace for the first time.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/atw-location/nav-canada-first-10-aireon-atc-satellites-launch-september" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/atw-location/nav-canada-first-10-aireon-atc-satellites-launch-september#comments Air Traffic Management Daily News ATW On-Location Technology Thu, 25 Aug 2016 20:33:00 +0000 221821 at http://atwonline.com <p>NAV Canada President and CEO Neil Wilson</p> ALPA Air China to start Chengdu-Sydney A330 flights in November http://atwonline.com/airlines/air-china-start-chengdu-sydney-a330-flights-november-0 <div class="node-body article-body">Beijing-based Air China from Nov. 11 will launch 3X-weekly Airbus A330-200 flights between Chengdu, China, and Sydney.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/airlines/air-china-start-chengdu-sydney-a330-flights-november-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/airlines/air-china-start-chengdu-sydney-a330-flights-november-0#comments Airlines Daily News Thu, 25 Aug 2016 20:10:00 +0000 221811 at http://atwonline.com <p>Air China Airbus A330</p> Wikimedia Commons Air China to start Chengdu-Sydney A330 flights in November http://atwonline.com/airlines/air-china-start-chengdu-sydney-a330-flights-november <div class="node-body article-body">Beijing-based Air China from Nov. 11 will launch 3X-weekly Airbus A330-200 flights between Chengdu, China, and Sydney.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/airlines/air-china-start-chengdu-sydney-a330-flights-november" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/airlines/air-china-start-chengdu-sydney-a330-flights-november#comments Airlines Daily News Thu, 25 Aug 2016 20:10:00 +0000 221801 at http://atwonline.com <p>Air China Airbus A330</p> Wikimedia Commons HAECO Americas to build new US hangar http://atwonline.com/mro/haeco-americas-build-new-us-hangar <div class="node-body article-body">HAECO Americas has announced plans to a build a $60 million MRO facility at Piedmont Triad International Airport near Greensboro, North Carolina.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/mro/haeco-americas-build-new-us-hangar" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/mro/haeco-americas-build-new-us-hangar#comments Daily News MRO Thu, 25 Aug 2016 20:07:00 +0000 221791 at http://atwonline.com Rockwell Collins nears finish line with cockpit displays http://atwonline.com/avionics/rockwell-collins-nears-finish-line-cockpit-displays <div class="node-body article-body">Rockwell Collins is planning to deliver the final software load to Boeing for 737 MAX cockpit displays in mid-September, followed by initial deliveries of the final hardware components by year-end.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/avionics/rockwell-collins-nears-finish-line-cockpit-displays" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/avionics/rockwell-collins-nears-finish-line-cockpit-displays#comments Avionics Daily News Technology Thu, 25 Aug 2016 19:39:00 +0000 221781 at http://atwonline.com <p>737 MAX cockpit</p> Rockwell Collins Solar Impulse 2 technology could find place in commercial jets http://atwonline.com/operations-technology/solar-impulse-2-technology-could-find-place-commercial-jets <div class="field-deck"> Systems on the solar-powered Solar Impulse 2 include technologies that could be used in commercial aviation. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">It has a wingspan of almost 72.4 meters—four meters greater than that of a Boeing 747-8I—yet it weighs just 2,300 kg.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/operations-technology/solar-impulse-2-technology-could-find-place-commercial-jets" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Operations & Technology Thu, 25 Aug 2016 18:47:00 +0000 221771 at http://atwonline.com GETTY IMAGES Tailoring technology to passenger types http://atwonline.com/operations-technology/tailoring-technology-passenger-types <div class="field-deck"> By understanding passenger types, airlines can better tailor technology offerings </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The interaction between passengers and self-service technology has reached a point of maturity where it is no longer about introducing interactive technology.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/operations-technology/tailoring-technology-passenger-types" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Operations & Technology Thu, 25 Aug 2016 18:47:00 +0000 221761 at http://atwonline.com UK runway to close for resurfacing http://atwonline.com/safety/uk-runway-close-resurfacing <div class="node-body article-body">The runway was last refurbished in 1999, and has a natural lifespan of around 12–17 years.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/safety/uk-runway-close-resurfacing" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/safety/uk-runway-close-resurfacing#comments Air Traffic Management Daily News Safety Thu, 25 Aug 2016 17:51:00 +0000 221741 at http://atwonline.com