Components http://atwonline.com/taxonomy/term/7423/more en Vueling takes delivery of first A320 in new cabin configuration http://atwonline.com/components/vueling-takes-delivery-first-a320-new-cabin-configuration <div class="node-body article-body">Spanish carrier Vueling, the low-cost platform for International Airlines Group (IAG), has taken delivery of its first Airbus A320 with a new cabin configuration. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/components/vueling-takes-delivery-first-a320-new-cabin-configuration" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/components/vueling-takes-delivery-first-a320-new-cabin-configuration#comments Airframes Airlines Components Daily News Airbus A320 IAG International Airlines Group Persons with Reduced Mobility Space-Flex module Vueling Mon, 16 Mar 2015 15:17:00 +0000 159181 at http://atwonline.com <p>Vueling A320 new cabin configuration</p> Courtesy, Airbus American Airlines announces first 787 routes http://atwonline.com/airports-routes/american-airlines-announces-first-787-routes <div class="node-body article-body">American Airlines will begin domestic service in May and international service in June using its newly delivered Boeing 787. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/airports-routes/american-airlines-announces-first-787-routes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/airports-routes/american-airlines-announces-first-787-routes#comments Airframes Airlines Components Daily News Airports & Routes American Airlines ATW Plus Boeing 787 Thu, 12 Feb 2015 16:28:00 +0000 155711 at http://atwonline.com <p>American Airlines Boeing 787 business class</p> Courtesy, American Airlines ATW Photo Gallery-Onboard the Lufthansa 747-8I http://atwonline.com/photo-galleries/atw-photo-gallery-onboard-lufthansa-747-8i <div class="node-body gallery-body">A selection of photos from ATW's Aviation Editor Kurt Hofmann aboard the Lufthansa Boeing 747-8I aircraft.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/photo-galleries/atw-photo-gallery-onboard-lufthansa-747-8i" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/photo-galleries/atw-photo-gallery-onboard-lufthansa-747-8i#comments Photo Galleries Components Mon, 09 Feb 2015 16:14:00 +0000 155181 at http://atwonline.com Briefs: Aircraft News http://atwonline.com/manufacturers/briefs-aircraft-news <div class="node-body article-body"><p><strong>Flydubai </strong>took delivery of its 44th Boeing 737-800 of an order for 50 placed at the Farnborough Airshow in 2008. The remaining 737s from the order will arrive at the airline this year. The average age of the flydubai fleet is 3.1 years. Flydubai also has on order 75 Boeing 737 MAX 8s and 11 more Boeing 737-800s, placed at the Dubai Airshow 2013.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/manufacturers/briefs-aircraft-news" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/manufacturers/briefs-aircraft-news#comments Avionics Components Daily News Manufacturers ACSS AELIS Group ATW Plus Danube Wings Farnborough Airshow flydubai L-3 & Thales Co. Fri, 06 Feb 2015 19:03:00 +0000 155101 at http://atwonline.com Singapore Airlines to install premium economy in 58 widebodies http://atwonline.com/components/singapore-airlines-install-premium-economy-58-widebodies <div class="node-body article-body">Singapore Airlines (SIA) is joining the growing number of airlines that are introducing a premium economy class, with the product to be rolled out across a large part of its fleet over the next few years.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/components/singapore-airlines-install-premium-economy-58-widebodies" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/components/singapore-airlines-install-premium-economy-58-widebodies#comments Airframes Airlines Components Daily News A350 Airbus A380 ATW Plus Boeing 777-300ER premium economy class SIA Singapore Airlines ZIM Flugsitz GmbH Zodiac Seats US Tue, 03 Feb 2015 21:05:00 +0000 154521 at http://atwonline.com <p>Singapore Airlines A380</p> By Rob Finlayson Air Astana introduces economy sleeper class on 757 services to Europe http://atwonline.com/components/air-astana-introduces-economy-sleeper-class-757-services-europe <div class="node-body article-body">Kazakhstan-based Air Astana has introduced an economy sleeper class on Boeing 757 services from Astana to London and Frankfurt from Feb. 3; Paris will be added March 29.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/components/air-astana-introduces-economy-sleeper-class-757-services-europe" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/components/air-astana-introduces-economy-sleeper-class-757-services-europe#comments Airlines Components Daily News Air Astana ATW Plus BAE Systems Boeing 757 economy sleeper class Peter Foster Samruk Kazyna Tue, 03 Feb 2015 21:04:00 +0000 154571 at http://atwonline.com <p>Air Astana economy sleeper class onboard a Boeing 757</p> Courtesy, Air Astana Aircraft News-Jan. 28, 2015 http://atwonline.com/aircraft-engines/aircraft-news-jan-28-2015 <div class="node-body article-body">Aircraft News-Jan. 28, 2015</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/aircraft-engines/aircraft-news-jan-28-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/aircraft-engines/aircraft-news-jan-28-2015#comments Avionics Components Daily News Aircraft & Engines ATW Plus Copa Airlines ELTs Embraer FLY Leasing GKN Aerospace kannad Survival Emergency Locator Transmitters McMurdo Group Sabre Southwest Airlines Wed, 28 Jan 2015 18:37:00 +0000 153831 at http://atwonline.com Airberlin to install 23,000 new seats in narrowbody fleet http://atwonline.com/components/airberlin-install-23000-new-seats-narrowbody-fleet <div class="node-body article-body">Germany-based airberlin will install 23,000 new seats in its 120 narrowbody aircraft. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/components/airberlin-install-23000-new-seats-narrowbody-fleet" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/components/airberlin-install-23000-new-seats-narrowbody-fleet#comments Airlines Components Daily News Aage Duenhaupt airberlin ATW Plus oneworld Recaro Fri, 16 Jan 2015 20:09:00 +0000 152551 at http://atwonline.com <p>Airberlin A319</p> By Rob Finlayson Virgin Atlantic makes textbook landing with faulty landing gear http://atwonline.com/blog/virgin-atlantic-makes-textbook-landing-faulty-landing-gear <div class="node-body blog-body">Despite the grim news of AirAsia Indonesia QZ8501, still missing, there is other airline news that points to the bigger picture of how safe and professional the global air transportation system is today.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/atw-editors-blog-0">ATW Editor&#039;s Blog</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/blog/virgin-atlantic-makes-textbook-landing-faulty-landing-gear" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/blog/virgin-atlantic-makes-textbook-landing-faulty-landing-gear#comments Airlines Blogs Components Safety 747 Boeing landing gear London Gatwick Virgin Atlantic VS43 ATW Editor&#039;s Blog Mon, 29 Dec 2014 18:52:00 +0000 150641 at http://atwonline.com NTSB: Battery design, certification ‘shortcomings’ led to JAL 787 fire http://atwonline.com/safety/ntsb-battery-design-certification-shortcomings-led-jal-787-fire <div class="node-body article-body">The fire aboard a parked Japan Airlines (JAL) Boeing 787-8 in January 2013 occurred because of “shortcomings” in designing and certifying the lithium ion batteries installed on the aircraft, the US National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) has determined.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/safety/ntsb-battery-design-certification-shortcomings-led-jal-787-fire" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/safety/ntsb-battery-design-certification-shortcomings-led-jal-787-fire#comments Airframes Components Daily News Safety 787 APU ATW Plus Auxiliary Power Unit Boeing Dreamliner FAA GS Yuasa lithium ion battery NTSB US National Transportation Safety Board Tue, 02 Dec 2014 21:01:00 +0000 148021 at http://atwonline.com <p>Photograph of smoke emanating from Japan Airlines&#39; 787 at Boston Logan International Airport on Jan. 7, 2013.</p> Courtesy, NTSB/Boston Herald