Editorial http://atwonline.com/taxonomy/term/7444/more en Editorial - Sense & Security http://atwonline.com/security/editorial-sense-security <div class="node-body article-body">The crash of Metrojet flight 9268 shortly after take-off from Sharm el-Sheikh understandably raises concerns about security and screening procedures at that airport.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/security/editorial-sense-security" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/security/editorial-sense-security#comments Editorial Security Safety Metrojet 9268 Metrojet A321 crash Sharm el-Sheikh Tue, 24 Nov 2015 19:14:00 +0000 187571 at http://atwonline.com Editorial - MH17: The work still to be done http://atwonline.com/government-affairs/editorial-mh17-work-still-be-done <div class="node-body article-body">The Dutch Safety Board (DSB) has done an excellent job investigating the shooting down of Malaysia Airlines MH17. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/government-affairs/editorial-mh17-work-still-be-done" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/government-affairs/editorial-mh17-work-still-be-done#comments Airlines Government Affairs Editorial Safety Boeing 777 Dutch Safety Board Malaysia Airlines MH17 White House Mon, 26 Oct 2015 17:55:00 +0000 184151 at http://atwonline.com Editorial - A Better Way http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-control/editorial-better-way <div class="node-body article-body">North of the 49th Parallel, they’ve figured out how to manage an air traffic control system safely and efficiently. South of the border, the US can still pride itself on the safety of its airspace management system, but few would now call it efficient.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-control/editorial-better-way" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-control/editorial-better-way#comments Air Traffic Control Government Affairs Editorial air traffic control FAA NAVCANADA US ATC Tue, 22 Sep 2015 16:37:00 +0000 180531 at http://atwonline.com Editorial - A New Wright Era http://atwonline.com/technology/editorial-new-wright-era <div class="node-body article-body">In some ways, the early 21st century is beginning to mimic the early 20th century in terms of aviation pioneering and experimentation.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/technology/editorial-new-wright-era" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/technology/editorial-new-wright-era#comments Airlines Editorial Manufacturers Technology Aircraft technology electric aircraft solar powered flight Wright Brothers Thu, 30 Jul 2015 19:35:00 +0000 174831 at http://atwonline.com Editorial - Safety First http://atwonline.com/editorial/editorial-safety-first <div class="node-body article-body">​Tragic and shocking as was the loss of Germanwings flight 4U9525, there are fundamentals about the global air transportation industry that have directly resulted in its stellar safety record and which must be upheld.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/editorial/editorial-safety-first" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/editorial/editorial-safety-first#comments Government Affairs Editorial Safety ALPA. Asiana Germanwings 4U9525 Germanwings crash NTSB Thu, 28 May 2015 13:35:00 +0000 167381 at http://atwonline.com Editorial: US review of Gulf carriers should establish facts vs fancy http://atwonline.com/open-skies/editorial-us-review-gulf-carriers-should-establish-facts-vs-fancy <div class="node-body article-body">As the campaign led by American Airlines, Delta Air Lines and United Airlines sped from secret briefings in Washington DC to the broad media and loud finger-pointing, one thing became clear. The US carriers are eager for a fight against Emirates, Etihad and Qatar and their state owners. So if there’s to be a bruising, then the facts should be established in as far as they are directly relevant to what is or is not fair competition. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/open-skies/editorial-us-review-gulf-carriers-should-establish-facts-vs-fancy" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/open-skies/editorial-us-review-gulf-carriers-should-establish-facts-vs-fancy#comments Airlines Government Affairs Open Skies Editorial American antitrust Delta DOT Emirates Etihad Gulf carriers open skies Qatar UAE United Sun, 19 Apr 2015 18:21:00 +0000 162911 at http://atwonline.com Editorial — A Dangerous Debate http://atwonline.com/open-skies/editorial-dangerous-debate <div class="node-body article-body"><p>The Gulf subsidy campaign by American Airlines, Delta Air Lines and United Airlines, backed solidly by their union groups, merits as much scrutiny as went into the 55-page report they commissioned and which took two years to prepare.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/open-skies/editorial-dangerous-debate" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/open-skies/editorial-dangerous-debate#comments Airlines Open Skies Editorial American Airlines Delta Air Lines Emirates Etihad Airways Gulf carriers Qatar Airways United Airlines. Open Skies Thu, 19 Mar 2015 15:46:00 +0000 159641 at http://atwonline.com Editorial - The golden rule for UAS airspace rulemaking http://atwonline.com/editorial/editorial-golden-rule-uas-airspace-rulemaking <div class="node-body article-body">The unmanned aerial systems (UAS) revolution is having an effect on what’s flying and what it can do for people almost as dramatic as that of the introduction of powered manned flight. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/editorial/editorial-golden-rule-uas-airspace-rulemaking" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/editorial/editorial-golden-rule-uas-airspace-rulemaking#comments Air Traffic Management Editorial Mon, 02 Mar 2015 21:19:00 +0000 157601 at http://atwonline.com The golden rule for UAS airspace rulemaking http://atwonline.com/editorial/golden-rule-uas-airspace-rulemaking <div class="node-body article-body">The unmanned aerial systems (UAS) revolution is having an effect on what’s flying and what it can do for people almost as dramatic as that of the introduction of powered manned flight. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/editorial/golden-rule-uas-airspace-rulemaking" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/editorial/golden-rule-uas-airspace-rulemaking#comments Air Traffic Control Editorial Regulation Technology UAS unmanned aerial systems unmanned flight Fri, 27 Feb 2015 19:28:00 +0000 157271 at http://atwonline.com Editorial - Falling Short on Safety http://atwonline.com/safety/editorial-falling-short-safety <div class="node-body article-body">The fire aboard a parked Japan Airlines Boeing 787-8 in January 2013 is one of the most significant events in recent aviation history. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/safety/editorial-falling-short-safety" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/safety/editorial-falling-short-safety#comments Editorial Manufacturers Safety ANA ATW Plus Boeing 787 lithium ion battery fire FAA GS Yuasa Japan Airlines NTSB Wed, 31 Dec 2014 20:22:00 +0000 150891 at http://atwonline.com