Daily News http://atwonline.com/taxonomy/term/7388/more en Solar Impulse completes around-the-world flight http://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/solar-impulse-completes-around-world-flight <div class="node-body article-body">The solar-powered aircraft Solar Impulse 2 (Si2) has completed the first-ever around-the-world solar flight without a drop of fuel. </div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/solar-impulse-completes-around-world-flight" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/solar-impulse-completes-around-world-flight#comments Eco-Aviation Daily News Tue, 26 Jul 2016 19:09:00 +0000 218851 at http://atwonline.com <p>Swiss pioneers Bertrand Piccard and Andr&eacute; &nbsp;Borschberg after landing in Abu Dhabi July 26.</p> Solar Impulse Virgin America shareholders approve Alaska merger http://atwonline.com/airlines/virgin-america-shareholders-approve-alaska-merger <div class="node-body article-body">Virgin America shareholders have approved the San Francisco-based carrier’s proposed merger with Seattle-based Alaska Air Group. </div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/airlines/virgin-america-shareholders-approve-alaska-merger" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/airlines/virgin-america-shareholders-approve-alaska-merger#comments Airlines Daily News Tue, 26 Jul 2016 18:30:00 +0000 218831 at http://atwonline.com Alaska Airlines Aircraft Manufacturer & Leasing News-July 26, 2016 http://atwonline.com/leasing/aircraft-manufacturer-leasing-news-july-26-2016 <div class="node-body article-body">Aircraft Manufacturers & Leasing News-July 26, 2016</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/leasing/aircraft-manufacturer-leasing-news-july-26-2016" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/leasing/aircraft-manufacturer-leasing-news-july-26-2016#comments Daily News Leasing Manufacturers Tue, 26 Jul 2016 18:11:00 +0000 218821 at http://atwonline.com JetBlue posts $180 million 2Q net profit http://atwonline.com/airline-financials/jetblue-posts-180-million-2q-net-profit <div class="node-body article-body">New York-based JetBlue Airways reported a second-quarter net profit of $180 million, up 18.5% over net income of $152 million in the prior-year period. </div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/airline-financials/jetblue-posts-180-million-2q-net-profit" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/airline-financials/jetblue-posts-180-million-2q-net-profit#comments Airline Financials Daily News Tue, 26 Jul 2016 17:27:00 +0000 218781 at http://atwonline.com <p>JetBlue A321</p> Rob Finlayson China’s Xiamen Airlines launches Vancouver Boeing 787 route http://atwonline.com/airports-routes/china-s-xiamen-airlines-launches-vancouver-boeing-787-route <div class="node-body article-body">China’s Xiamen Airlines began 3X-weekly Xiamen-Vancouver service, its first nonstop from Fujian Province to North America.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/airports-routes/china-s-xiamen-airlines-launches-vancouver-boeing-787-route" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/airports-routes/china-s-xiamen-airlines-launches-vancouver-boeing-787-route#comments Daily News Airports & Routes Tue, 26 Jul 2016 17:08:00 +0000 218771 at http://atwonline.com Thai Airways’ first A350 XWB makes first flight http://atwonline.com/airframes/thai-airways-first-a350-xwb-makes-first-flight <div class="node-body article-body">The first Airbus A350 XWB for Thai Airways International has completed its maiden flight over the skies of southwest France, Airbus said in a statement. </div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/airframes/thai-airways-first-a350-xwb-makes-first-flight" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/airframes/thai-airways-first-a350-xwb-makes-first-flight#comments Airframes Daily News Tue, 26 Jul 2016 17:02:00 +0000 218761 at http://atwonline.com <p>Thai Airways&rsquo; A350 XWB</p> Airbus HNA Group’s Lucky Air to open intercontinental routes http://atwonline.com/airports-routes/hna-group-s-lucky-air-open-intercontinental-routes <div class="node-body article-body">China’s HNA Group subsidiary Lucky Air is applying to the CAAC to open intercontinental routes because of the explosive growth in outbound travel.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/airports-routes/hna-group-s-lucky-air-open-intercontinental-routes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/airports-routes/hna-group-s-lucky-air-open-intercontinental-routes#comments Daily News Airports & Routes ATW Plus Tue, 26 Jul 2016 16:54:00 +0000 218751 at http://atwonline.com Wikimedia Commons WestJet 2Q net profit drops 41%, cites weak Alberta economy http://atwonline.com/airline-financials/westjet-2q-net-profit-drops-41-cites-weak-alberta-economy <div class="node-body article-body">Canadian low-cost carrier (LCC) WestJet reported a second-quarter net profit of C$36.7 million ($28.2 million), down 40.5% from net income of C$61.6 million in the 2015 June quarter, but the period did mark its 45th consecutive quarter in the black.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/airline-financials/westjet-2q-net-profit-drops-41-cites-weak-alberta-economy" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/airline-financials/westjet-2q-net-profit-drops-41-cites-weak-alberta-economy#comments Airline Financials Daily News Tue, 26 Jul 2016 16:36:00 +0000 218741 at http://atwonline.com <p>WestJet Boeing 737-800</p> Rob Finlayson Italian ATC provider ENAV valued at $2 billion http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-management/italian-atc-provider-enav-valued-2-billion <div class="node-body article-body">Italy has completed its listing of Italian air navigation services provider (ANSP) ENAV on the Italian stock exchange, valuing the company at approximately €1.8 billion ($2 billion).</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-management/italian-atc-provider-enav-valued-2-billion" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-management/italian-atc-provider-enav-valued-2-billion#comments Air Traffic Management Daily News Tue, 26 Jul 2016 15:04:00 +0000 218731 at http://atwonline.com Rolls-Royce, GKN Aerospace broaden Trent XWB partnership http://atwonline.com/engines/rolls-royce-gkn-aerospace-broaden-trent-xwb-partnership <div class="node-body article-body">UK engine manufacturer Rolls-Royce and tier-one aerostructures supplier GKN Aerospace have broadened their Trent XWB-84 risk-sharing partnership to include a modified intermediate compressor case (ICC). </div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/engines/rolls-royce-gkn-aerospace-broaden-trent-xwb-partnership" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/engines/rolls-royce-gkn-aerospace-broaden-trent-xwb-partnership#comments Engines Daily News Manufacturers Tue, 26 Jul 2016 14:53:00 +0000 218721 at http://atwonline.com