Operations & Technology http://atwonline.com/taxonomy/term/7419/more en Time is fast running out to prevent a Brexit aviation crisis http://atwonline.com/blog/time-fast-running-out-prevent-brexit-aviation-crisis <div class="node-body blog-body">With every ticking minute towards the day when the UK exits the European Union (EU), anxiety is growing among those in the airline industry about when replacement agreements will be secured to ensure uninterrupted commercial air traffic in and out of the UK.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/blog/time-fast-running-out-prevent-brexit-aviation-crisis" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/blog/time-fast-running-out-prevent-brexit-aviation-crisis#comments Aeropolitics Daily News Opinions ATW Editor&#039;s Blog Sat, 16 Dec 2017 16:55:00 +0000 268231 at http://atwonline.com New DHS measures for VWP countries require border screenings http://atwonline.com/security/new-dhs-measures-vwp-countries-require-border-screenings <div class="node-body article-body">The US Department of Homeland Security (DHS) issued new security requirements for the 38 countries participating in the Visa Waiver Program (VWP) Dec. 15, including requiring VWP countries to systematically screen travelers crossing their respective borders against US counterterrorism information. </div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/security/new-dhs-measures-vwp-countries-require-border-screenings" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/security/new-dhs-measures-vwp-countries-require-border-screenings#comments Security Daily News ATW Plus Fri, 15 Dec 2017 21:32:00 +0000 268221 at http://atwonline.com People-Dec. 15, 2017 http://atwonline.com/people/people-dec-15-2017 <div class="node-body article-body">People-Dec. 15, 2017</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/people/people-dec-15-2017" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/people/people-dec-15-2017#comments Daily News People Fri, 15 Dec 2017 19:57:00 +0000 268191 at http://atwonline.com Canadian regional airliner crashes in Saskatchewan http://atwonline.com/safety/canadian-regional-airliner-crashes-saskatchewan <div class="node-body article-body">The Transportation Safety Board of Canada (TSB) is investigating the crash of a West Wind Aviation ATR 42 regional turboprop shortly after takeoff from Fond-du-Lac, Saskatchewan.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/safety/canadian-regional-airliner-crashes-saskatchewan" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/safety/canadian-regional-airliner-crashes-saskatchewan#comments Airlines Daily News Safety Fri, 15 Dec 2017 19:48:00 +0000 268181 at http://atwonline.com Transportation Safety Board of Canada Swiss regional Darwin Airline declared bankrupt http://atwonline.com/airlines/swiss-regional-darwin-airline-declared-bankrupt <div class="node-body article-body">Swiss regional carrier Darwin Airline has been declared bankrupt, after attempts to resolve its financial problems failed.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/airlines/swiss-regional-darwin-airline-declared-bankrupt" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/airlines/swiss-regional-darwin-airline-declared-bankrupt#comments Airlines Daily News Fri, 15 Dec 2017 19:27:00 +0000 268171 at http://atwonline.com <p>Darwin Airline Saab 2000</p> Aero Icarus for Wikipedia Ryanair to recognize unions in a bid to avert strikes http://atwonline.com/labor/ryanair-recognize-unions-bid-avert-strikes <div class="node-body article-body">Irish LCC Ryanair has agreed to recognize pilot unions in Ireland, the UK, Germany, Italy, Spain and Portugal, bowing to pressure and changing its long-standing policy of negotiating directly with internal employee committees. </div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/labor/ryanair-recognize-unions-bid-avert-strikes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/labor/ryanair-recognize-unions-bid-avert-strikes#comments Labor Daily News ATW Plus Fri, 15 Dec 2017 19:17:00 +0000 268161 at http://atwonline.com <p>Ryanair Boeing 737-800</p> Rob Finlayson Russia and Egypt sign security measure to resume flights http://atwonline.com/security/russia-and-egypt-sign-security-measure-resume-flights <div class="node-body article-body">Russia and Egypt plan to re-establish flights between the countries next year after signing a new protocol specializing in aviation security measures, which becomes effective in 30 days. </div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/security/russia-and-egypt-sign-security-measure-resume-flights" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/security/russia-and-egypt-sign-security-measure-resume-flights#comments Open Skies Security Daily News ATW Plus Fri, 15 Dec 2017 18:32:00 +0000 268141 at http://atwonline.com IATA certifies GDS provider Travelport as NDC Level 3 aggregator http://atwonline.com/it-distribution/iata-certifies-gds-provider-travelport-ndc-level-3-aggregator <div class="node-body article-body">IATA has certified UK-based global distribution system (GDS) travel commerce provider Travelport as a New Distribution Capability (NDC) Level 3 aggregator, linking the UK-based GDS provider with IATA’s NDC initiative to create an XML-based data transmission industry standard for communications between airlines and travel agents. </div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/it-distribution/iata-certifies-gds-provider-travelport-ndc-level-3-aggregator" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/it-distribution/iata-certifies-gds-provider-travelport-ndc-level-3-aggregator#comments IT & Distribution Daily News Fri, 15 Dec 2017 17:39:00 +0000 268121 at http://atwonline.com Minnesota-based ULCC Sun Country Airlines sold to NY investment firm http://atwonline.com/airlines/minnesota-based-ulcc-sun-country-airlines-sold-ny-investment-firm <div class="node-body article-body">Minneapolis/St-Paul-based leisure carrier-turned ULCC Sun Country Airlines will be sold to New York investment firm Apollo Global Management during the first quarter of 2018, pending regulatory approvals and other customary conditions, the two companies said Dec. 14. </div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/airlines/minnesota-based-ulcc-sun-country-airlines-sold-ny-investment-firm" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/airlines/minnesota-based-ulcc-sun-country-airlines-sold-ny-investment-firm#comments Airlines Daily News Fri, 15 Dec 2017 15:03:00 +0000 268101 at http://atwonline.com <p>Sun Country Airlines Boeing 737-800</p> Rob Finlayson Editorial: Gulf Open Skies decision is right call http://atwonline.com/blog/editorial-gulf-open-skies-decision-right-call <div class="node-body blog-body">Despite a renewed campaign against the hub Gulf carriers, the three US major airlines ended the year with essentially nothing gained.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/blog/editorial-gulf-open-skies-decision-right-call" target="_blank">read more</a></p> 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