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 2011 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

Why Do You Think Flying Is Safe During The COVID-19 Crisis?

By Karen Walker Jun 04, 2020
Ask the Editors: Airliners are much cleaner than the average restaurant—especially now with new additional disinfecting being done.
Safety, Ops & Regulation

Editorial: ICAO Hygiene Guidelines Reveal Air Transport’s Rock-And-A-Hard-Place Situation

By Karen Walker Jun 03, 2020
ICAO has been roundly praised by the global aviation community for its “takeoff guidance” published June 2 and setting out recommended practices for…
Airlines & Lessors

Editorial: ICAO’s Hygiene Guidelines Illustrate Rock-And-Hard-Place Situation

By Karen Walker Jun 03, 2020
ICAO has been roundly praised by the global aviation community for its “takeoff guidance,” published June 2 and setting out recommended practices for safe air travel while the pandemic continues.
ATW Opinion

 

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