Operations http://atwonline.com/taxonomy/term/7419/more en Southwest reports profits up; plans measured 2015 capacity increase http://atwonline.com/finance-data/southwest-reports-profits-plans-measured-2015-capacity-increase <div class="node-body article-body">Southwest Airlines will see most of its capacity growth in the fourth quarter of 2014 and next year come from expansion at two airports, Dallas Love Field and Washington National Airport (DCA), and upgauging as it removes its remaining Boeing 717s from its fleet.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/finance-data/southwest-reports-profits-plans-measured-2015-capacity-increase" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/finance-data/southwest-reports-profits-plans-measured-2015-capacity-increase#comments Airlines Finance & Data Daily News AirTran Airways American Airlines ATW Plus Dallas Love Field Gary Kelly Southwest Airlines Washington National Airport Wright Amendment Thu, 23 Oct 2014 20:32:00 +0000 143341 at http://atwonline.com <p>Southwest Airlines Boeing 737</p> Courtesy, Southwest Norwegian 3Q net profit down 14% on US DOT approval delays http://atwonline.com/finance-data/norwegian-3q-net-profit-down-14-us-dot-approval-delays <div class="node-body article-body">Budget carrier Norwegian Air Shuttle reported a net profit of NOK373.8 million ($57 million) for the third quarter, down 14% from the NOK435.9 million reported during the same period in 2013.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/finance-data/norwegian-3q-net-profit-down-14-us-dot-approval-delays" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/finance-data/norwegian-3q-net-profit-down-14-us-dot-approval-delays#comments Airlines Finance & Data Daily News Bjorn Kjos Boeing 787 Dreamliner Department of Transportation Norwegian Air Shuttle Thu, 23 Oct 2014 20:31:00 +0000 143301 at http://atwonline.com <p>Norwegian Air Shuttle 737-800</p> By Rob Finlayson JetBlue reports $79 million profit in 3Q, but Latin America underperforms http://atwonline.com/finance-data/jetblue-reports-79-million-profit-3q-latin-america-underperforms <div class="node-body article-body">JetBlue Airways saw lower-than-expected summer yields in Latin America and the Caribbean, a problem executives blamed on increased competition and more capacity in the markets, executives said Thursday in its third-quarter earnings conference call. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/finance-data/jetblue-reports-79-million-profit-3q-latin-america-underperforms" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/finance-data/jetblue-reports-79-million-profit-3q-latin-america-underperforms#comments Airlines Finance & Data Daily News JetBlue Mark Powers Mint Robin Hayes Thu, 23 Oct 2014 20:30:00 +0000 143351 at http://atwonline.com <p>JetBlue Airways A320</p> By Rob Finlayson United more than doubles 3Q net profit as revenue rises, costs fall http://atwonline.com/finance-data/united-more-doubles-3q-net-profit-revenue-rises-costs-fall <div class="node-body article-body">United Airlines parent United Continental Holdings posted its second straight strong earnings period in the third quarter, reporting net income of $924 million, indicating the carrier may finally be joining the US airline industry’s financial turnaround.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/finance-data/united-more-doubles-3q-net-profit-revenue-rises-costs-fall" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/finance-data/united-more-doubles-3q-net-profit-revenue-rises-costs-fall#comments Airlines Finance & Data Daily News earnings Embraer E-175 Jeff Smisek Jim Compton net profit third quarter United Airlines United Continental Holdings Thu, 23 Oct 2014 20:30:00 +0000 143331 at http://atwonline.com <p>United Airlines Boeing 787</p> Courtesy, Boeing Airbus A350 XWB, A330 gains common type rating for pilot training http://atwonline.com/training/airbus-a350-xwb-a330-gains-common-type-rating-pilot-training <div class="node-body article-body">The Airbus A350 XWB and A330 have been approved for common type rating for pilots training to fly the aircraft.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/training/airbus-a350-xwb-a330-gains-common-type-rating-pilot-training" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/training/airbus-a350-xwb-a330-gains-common-type-rating-pilot-training#comments Airframes Daily News Training A330 Airbus A350 XWB common type rating pilots training Thu, 23 Oct 2014 20:29:00 +0000 143311 at http://atwonline.com <p>Rendering of A350 XWB and A330</p> Courtesy, Airbus Volaris rebounds with $26 million 3Q profit; ancillary income up 58% http://atwonline.com/finance-data/volaris-rebounds-26-million-3q-profit-ancillary-income-58 <div class="node-body article-body">Mexico City-based ultra-low-cost-carrier (ULCC) Volaris further eased its cumulative 2014 losses in the third quarter, reporting a net profit of MXP347.3 million ($25.7 million), a 36.9% year-over-year improvement on the company’s 2013 September quarter results. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/finance-data/volaris-rebounds-26-million-3q-profit-ancillary-income-58" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/finance-data/volaris-rebounds-26-million-3q-profit-ancillary-income-58#comments Airlines Finance & Data Daily News 3Q A319 A320 A320ceo A320neo Airbus ancillary income Enrique Beltranena Mexico third-quarter ULCC ultra-low-cost-carrier Volaris Thu, 23 Oct 2014 20:28:00 +0000 143321 at http://atwonline.com <p>Volaris A320</p> Courtesy, Airbus Allegiant posts $14.2 million net income in 3Q http://atwonline.com/finance-data/allegiant-posts-142-million-net-income-3q <div class="node-body article-body">Las Vegas-based Allegiant Travel Co., parent of Allegiant Air, is reporting third-quarter net income of $14.2 million, down 17.2% from net income of $17.1 million in the year-ago quarter. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/finance-data/allegiant-posts-142-million-net-income-3q" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/finance-data/allegiant-posts-142-million-net-income-3q#comments Airlines Finance & Data Daily News Allegiant Air Allegiant Travel Co. Andrew Levy Maurice Gallagher Thu, 23 Oct 2014 20:27:00 +0000 143291 at http://atwonline.com <p>Allegiant Air MD-80</p> By Rob Finlayson IATA: Passenger traffic breaks summer slump with 4.5% August rebound http://atwonline.com/finance-data/iata-passenger-traffic-breaks-summer-slump-45-august-rebound <div class="node-body article-body">Global international passenger traffic rebounded across-the-board in August, as overall traffic grew 4.5% year-over-year after two months of weak growth in the 2-3% range, according to IATA’s August Premium Traffic Monitor.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/finance-data/iata-passenger-traffic-breaks-summer-slump-45-august-rebound" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/finance-data/iata-passenger-traffic-breaks-summer-slump-45-august-rebound#comments Airlines Associations Finance & Data Daily News economy traffic IATA premium traffic Premium Traffic Monitor routes Thu, 23 Oct 2014 20:15:00 +0000 143371 at http://atwonline.com MRO News-Oct. 23, 2014 http://atwonline.com/mro/mro-news-oct-23-2014 <div class="node-body article-body">MRO News-Oct. 23, 2014</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/mro/mro-news-oct-23-2014" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/mro/mro-news-oct-23-2014#comments Daily News MRO ABACUS AJW Technique ATS Aircraft Systems Aviall Duncan Aviation Fokker Services MRO MROmarketplace.com Mxi Technologies Thu, 23 Oct 2014 20:14:00 +0000 143361 at http://atwonline.com Virgin Australia signals international plans for Tigerair http://atwonline.com/finance-data/virgin-australia-signals-international-plans-tigerair <div class="node-body article-body">Virgin Australia is likely to use subsidiary Tigerair Australia on international routes to better compete with Jetstar in the low-cost market, and it has not ruled out new fleet types for Tigerair.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/finance-data/virgin-australia-signals-international-plans-tigerair" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/finance-data/virgin-australia-signals-international-plans-tigerair#comments Airlines Finance & Data Daily News Jetstar John Borghetti Qantas Rob Sharp Tigerair Virgin Australia Wed, 22 Oct 2014 19:50:00 +0000 143101 at http://atwonline.com <p>Virgin Australia Boeing 737-800</p> By Rob Finlayson