Airports & Routes http://atwonline.com/taxonomy/term/7432/more en Counter-UAV system makers frustrated by airports’ inaction http://atwonline.com/technology/counter-uav-system-makers-frustrated-airports-inaction <div class="node-body article-body">Following the drone sightings that shut down London Gatwick Airport in December, manufacturers of equipment to counter unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) say the technology is available and expressed frustration that airports and authorities are not being more proactive in meeting the threat.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/technology/counter-uav-system-makers-frustrated-airports-inaction" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/technology/counter-uav-system-makers-frustrated-airports-inaction#comments Daily News Technology Airports & Routes Wed, 16 Jan 2019 20:01:00 +0000 303931 at http://atwonline.com Emirates, flydubai expand strategic partnership http://atwonline.com/airports-routes/emirates-flydubai-expand-strategic-partnership <div class="node-body article-body">Dubai-based airlines Emirates and flydubai are expecting to build their combined networks to 240 destinations by 2022, up from 216, further building the strategic partnership they started in October 2017.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/airports-routes/emirates-flydubai-expand-strategic-partnership" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/airports-routes/emirates-flydubai-expand-strategic-partnership#comments Daily News Airports & Routes Wed, 16 Jan 2019 19:52:00 +0000 303921 at http://atwonline.com Emirates Airline IAG’s Level takes over Vueling’s Amsterdam base http://atwonline.com/airports-routes/iag-s-level-takes-over-vueling-s-amsterdam-base <div class="node-body article-body">International Airlines Group’s (IAG) Vienna-based LCC Level will take over the Amsterdam base from Spanish LCC Vueling, starting in the spring. </div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/airports-routes/iag-s-level-takes-over-vueling-s-amsterdam-base" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/airports-routes/iag-s-level-takes-over-vueling-s-amsterdam-base#comments Daily News Airports & Routes Wed, 16 Jan 2019 16:00:00 +0000 303861 at http://atwonline.com ANA trials autonomous bus system at Haneda http://atwonline.com/airports-routes/ana-trials-autonomous-bus-system-haneda <div class="node-body article-body">All Nippon Airways (ANA) is conducting further trials of an autonomous, “driverless” bus at Tokyo Haneda Airport, and could introduce the system operationally by next year.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/airports-routes/ana-trials-autonomous-bus-system-haneda" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/airports-routes/ana-trials-autonomous-bus-system-haneda#comments Daily News Airports & Routes Wed, 16 Jan 2019 15:36:00 +0000 303851 at http://atwonline.com Photos and drawing by ANA US federal judge denies NATCA request for restraining order http://atwonline.com/government-affairs/us-federal-judge-denies-natca-request-restraining-order <div class="node-body article-body">A federal judge on Jan. 15 declined to issue a temporary restraining order sought by the National Air Traffic Controllers Association (NATCA) to compel the US government to pay controllers who are required to work during the current funding shutdown.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/government-affairs/us-federal-judge-denies-natca-request-restraining-order" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/government-affairs/us-federal-judge-denies-natca-request-restraining-order#comments Air Traffic Management Government Affairs Daily News Wed, 16 Jan 2019 14:45:00 +0000 303831 at http://atwonline.com European airlines warn of capacity freeze as no-deal Brexit fears rise http://atwonline.com/government-affairs/european-airlines-warn-capacity-freeze-no-deal-brexit-fears-rise <div class="node-body article-body">Airlines and airports are warning of looming capacity freezes across Europe, after UK prime minister Theresa May's terms with the European Union (EU) for exiting the trade bloc was overwhelmingly rejected by the UK parliament.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/government-affairs/european-airlines-warn-capacity-freeze-no-deal-brexit-fears-rise" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/government-affairs/european-airlines-warn-capacity-freeze-no-deal-brexit-fears-rise#comments Airlines Government Affairs Open Skies Daily News ATW Plus Wed, 16 Jan 2019 14:03:00 +0000 303821 at http://atwonline.com Getty Images LOT Polish Airlines to launch route to India http://atwonline.com/airports-routes/lot-polish-airlines-launch-route-india <div class="node-body article-body">LOT Polish Airlines plans to begin 5X-weekly Warsaw-New Delhi services from Sept. 17 using a Boeing 787 in a three-class configuration, its first route to India.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/airports-routes/lot-polish-airlines-launch-route-india" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/airports-routes/lot-polish-airlines-launch-route-india#comments Daily News Airports & Routes Tue, 15 Jan 2019 21:32:00 +0000 303781 at http://atwonline.com LOT Polish Airlines Finnair to expand services to Japan, Dominican Republic http://atwonline.com/airports-routes/finnair-expand-services-japan-dominican-republic <div class="node-body article-body">Finnair will launch 2X-weekly Helsinki-Sapporo (Japan) seasonal service, from Dec. 15, 2019 through March 27, 2020.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/airports-routes/finnair-expand-services-japan-dominican-republic" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/airports-routes/finnair-expand-services-japan-dominican-republic#comments Daily News Airports & Routes Tue, 15 Jan 2019 20:33:00 +0000 303761 at http://atwonline.com <p>Finnair Airbus A350-900</p> Rob Finlayson Indonesian military jets intercept Ethiopian Airlines 777F http://atwonline.com/open-skies/indonesian-military-jets-intercept-ethiopian-airlines-777f <div class="node-body article-body">Indonesian Air Force (TNI AU) military jets intercepted an Ethiopian Airlines Boeing 777F over Sumatra, Indonesia, forcing it to land at Batam’s Hang Nadim International Airport on Jan. 15. </div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/open-skies/indonesian-military-jets-intercept-ethiopian-airlines-777f" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/open-skies/indonesian-military-jets-intercept-ethiopian-airlines-777f#comments Airlines Open Skies Daily News Tue, 15 Jan 2019 19:49:00 +0000 303731 at http://atwonline.com TSA staffing shortages, delays grow as shutdown continues http://atwonline.com/security/tsa-staffing-shortages-delays-grow-shutdown-continues <div class="node-body article-body">Some US airports are warning of terminal closures and longer wait-times at Transportation Security Administration (TSA) screening lanes as the US partial federal government shutdown—now the longest in history—shows no sign of ending soon.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/security/tsa-staffing-shortages-delays-grow-shutdown-continues" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/security/tsa-staffing-shortages-delays-grow-shutdown-continues#comments Daily News Security Airports & Routes ATW Plus Tue, 15 Jan 2019 19:39:00 +0000 303721 at http://atwonline.com