ATW On-Location http://atwonline.com/taxonomy/term/7456/more en IATA: Africa remains the weakest region in the airline business http://atwonline.com/airlines/iata-africa-remains-weakest-region-airline-business <div class="node-body article-body">IATA forecasts African airlines will report net losses of $100 million in 2017 as they continue to face multiple challenges. </div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/airlines/iata-africa-remains-weakest-region-airline-business" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/airlines/iata-africa-remains-weakest-region-airline-business#comments Airlines Daily News ATW On-Location ATW Plus Wed, 06 Dec 2017 17:54:00 +0000 267201 at http://atwonline.com IATA expects solid cargo growth to continue in 2018 http://atwonline.com/associations/iata-expects-solid-cargo-growth-continue-2018 <div class="node-body article-body">The air freight market remains on track for 2018, following the strongest year of growth since the global economic crisis rebound of 2010.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/associations/iata-expects-solid-cargo-growth-continue-2018" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/associations/iata-expects-solid-cargo-growth-continue-2018#comments Airlines Associations Daily News ATW On-Location ATW Plus Wed, 06 Dec 2017 16:14:00 +0000 267181 at http://atwonline.com <p>IATA chief economist Brian Pearce</p> IATA Latin America demand rises despite high-tax environment http://atwonline.com/aeropolitics/latin-america-demand-rises-despite-high-tax-environment <div class="node-body article-body">Governments in Latin America that view air travel as a luxury and airlines as an easy tax target have resulted in a proliferation of fees and taxes on aviation in the region, hampering growth.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/aeropolitics/latin-america-demand-rises-despite-high-tax-environment" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/aeropolitics/latin-america-demand-rises-despite-high-tax-environment#comments Aeropolitics Daily News ATW On-Location ATW Plus Tue, 05 Dec 2017 14:55:00 +0000 267121 at http://atwonline.com IATA ‘Urgent action’ needed to avoid Brexit airline disaster http://atwonline.com/government-affairs/urgent-action-needed-avoid-brexit-airline-disaster <div class="node-body article-body">If the UK fails to establish traffic rights for airlines before it leaves the European Union (EU), it would be “a disaster,” the head of IATA said Tuesday.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/government-affairs/urgent-action-needed-avoid-brexit-airline-disaster" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/government-affairs/urgent-action-needed-avoid-brexit-airline-disaster#comments Government Affairs Daily News ATW On-Location ATW Plus Tue, 05 Dec 2017 13:56:00 +0000 267111 at http://atwonline.com <p>IATA DG and CEO Alexandre de Juniac</p> IATA IATA sees encouraging trends in airline safety http://atwonline.com/safety/iata-sees-encouraging-trends-airline-safety <div class="node-body article-body">Seven out of eight world regions tracked by IATA showed improved aviation safety performance in the first six months of 2017.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/safety/iata-sees-encouraging-trends-airline-safety" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/safety/iata-sees-encouraging-trends-airline-safety#comments Daily News ATW On-Location Safety ATW Plus Tue, 05 Dec 2017 13:01:00 +0000 267101 at http://atwonline.com Cuba market strong despite anemic US demand http://atwonline.com/airports-routes/cuba-market-strong-despite-anemic-us-demand <div class="node-body article-body">IATA does not foresee more US carriers pulling out of Cuba and says the airlines now serving are the “right players” for the market.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/airports-routes/cuba-market-strong-despite-anemic-us-demand" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/airports-routes/cuba-market-strong-despite-anemic-us-demand#comments Daily News ATW On-Location Airports & Routes ATW Plus Tue, 05 Dec 2017 12:19:00 +0000 267091 at http://atwonline.com IATA forecasts airlines to see record passengers & revenues in 2018 http://atwonline.com/airline-financials/iata-forecasts-airlines-see-record-passengers-revenues-2018 <div class="node-body article-body">The world’s airlines will carry a record number of passengers and earn all-time high collective revenues in 2018, IATA economists forecast.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/airline-financials/iata-forecasts-airlines-see-record-passengers-revenues-2018" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/airline-financials/iata-forecasts-airlines-see-record-passengers-revenues-2018#comments Airline Financials Daily News ATW On-Location ATW Plus Tue, 05 Dec 2017 11:57:00 +0000 267081 at http://atwonline.com IATA stresses need for UAV operation standards http://atwonline.com/safety/iata-stresses-need-uav-operation-standards <div class="node-body article-body">IATA is working with ICAO to develop standards for the commercial use of unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs), including how airlines and cargo operators use drones and how they will be integrated into airspace. </div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/safety/iata-stresses-need-uav-operation-standards" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/safety/iata-stresses-need-uav-operation-standards#comments Associations Daily News ATW On-Location Safety ATW Plus Tue, 05 Dec 2017 10:05:00 +0000 267071 at http://atwonline.com IATA Arab airlines issue resolutions on European competition, global security http://atwonline.com/associations/arab-airlines-issue-resolutions-european-competition-global-security <div class="node-body article-body">Arab carriers have joined forces in calling on the European Commission (EC) to respect state sovereignty and prioritize passenger interests as it looks to repeal and replace legislation on airline fair competition.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/associations/arab-airlines-issue-resolutions-european-competition-global-security" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/associations/arab-airlines-issue-resolutions-european-competition-global-security#comments Associations Regulation Security Daily News ATW On-Location ATW Plus Wed, 22 Nov 2017 15:10:00 +0000 266241 at http://atwonline.com Pichler looks to deliver Royal Jordanian’s transformation http://atwonline.com/airlines/pichler-looks-deliver-royal-jordanian-s-transformation <div class="node-body article-body">Royal Jordanian has seen a financial improvement under its new leader, president and CEO Stefan Pichler, but much work lies ahead to modernize the airline.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/airlines/pichler-looks-deliver-royal-jordanian-s-transformation" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/airlines/pichler-looks-deliver-royal-jordanian-s-transformation#comments Airlines Daily News ATW On-Location ATW Plus Wed, 22 Nov 2017 12:40:00 +0000 266211 at http://atwonline.com <p>Royal Jordanian CEO Stefan Pichler</p> Royal Jordanian