Karen Walker

Air Transport World Editor-in-Chief and Group Air Transport Editor-in-Chief

Washington, DC

Summary

Karen Walker is Air Transport World Editor-in-Chief and Group Air Transport Editor-in-Chief. She joined ATW in 2013 and oversees the editorial content and direction of ATW and Routes publications.

Karen serves on the board of directors of the International Aviation Club of Washington and was the IAC’s President in 2017-2018.

Karen has been writing about the aerospace and air transport industries for more than 35 years and is a recognized authority and commenter on the airline industry. She is a regular speaker and moderator at aviation events worldwide and a commentator on radio and TV news programs. In 2019, she was a judge and a presenter for IATA’s inaugural diversity awards.

Based in Washington D.C., she gained her degree in journalism in the U.K. and is a multiple winner of the Royal Aeronautical Society’s aerospace journalism awards.

Articles

OPINION: Why DOT Service Animal Rules Make Sense

By Karen Walker Jan 24, 2020
The U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) is seeking comment on its proposed new rules that would define what qualifies as a service animal that can be taken on board airliners.
Air Transport

The challenges of reducing airline cabin waste

By Karen Walker Jan 23, 2020
To many flying travelers, the sight of a service cart coming down the aisle is the highlight of the journey, especially if the food and beverage are…
Air Transport

Why UK government is wrong to prop up Flybe

By Karen Walker Jan 22, 2020
The UK government aids the carrier at the expense of others.
Air Transport

 

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