Need I say Moores https://atwonline.com/blog/71301/feed en When KLM decided to take over Ryanair… https://atwonline.com/blog/when-klm-decided-take-over-ryanair <div class="node-body blog-body">Five leading European airline CEOs had some fun during the recent Airlines for Europe (A4E) Aviation Summit, saying which rival airline they would like to run for a week and why.</div> <p><a href="https://atwonline.com/blog/when-klm-decided-take-over-ryanair" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://atwonline.com/blog/when-klm-decided-take-over-ryanair#comments Airlines Opinions Need I say Moores Mon, 25 Mar 2019 20:04:00 +0000 310521 at https://atwonline.com Is Europe at a turning point? https://atwonline.com/blog/europe-turning-point <div class="node-body blog-body">Irish LCC Ryanair has observed a “wave of EU airline failures” over recent months. Is this further evidence of the tide turning for ‘middle-seat’ airlines?</div> <p><a href="https://atwonline.com/blog/europe-turning-point" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://atwonline.com/blog/europe-turning-point#comments Opinions Need I say Moores Wed, 06 Feb 2019 15:26:00 +0000 305771 at https://atwonline.com Drone disruption https://atwonline.com/blog/drone-disruption <div class="node-body blog-body">Thousands of passenger journeys have been disrupted by deliberate unmanned air vehicles (UAVs) flying in the vicinity of London Gatwick Airport, an act that has been devastatingly effective at halting flights.</div> <p><a href="https://atwonline.com/blog/drone-disruption" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://atwonline.com/blog/drone-disruption#comments Safety Opinions Need I say Moores Thu, 20 Dec 2018 15:59:00 +0000 301981 at https://atwonline.com Putting promises into action https://atwonline.com/blog/putting-promises-action <div class="node-body blog-body">Africa has been trying to liberalize its skies for the past 30 years. Lots of promises have been signed – some of them legally binding – but barriers still remain. When will the continent move from bureaucracy to action?</div> <p><a href="https://atwonline.com/blog/putting-promises-action" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://atwonline.com/blog/putting-promises-action#comments Opinions Need I say Moores Thu, 13 Dec 2018 17:21:00 +0000 301401 at https://atwonline.com Who’s in the driving seat? https://atwonline.com/blog/who-s-driving-seat <div class="node-body blog-body">One of the themes of MRO Europe in Amsterdam was how the automotive industry is powering ahead of aviation, because of different approaches when it comes to innovation and risk.</div> <p><a href="https://atwonline.com/blog/who-s-driving-seat" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://atwonline.com/blog/who-s-driving-seat#comments Opinions Need I say Moores Mon, 22 Oct 2018 18:48:00 +0000 296891 at https://atwonline.com Overstretched? ​ https://atwonline.com/blog/overstretched <div class="node-body blog-body">It’s not unusual for one individual airline to go through a bumpy patch of operational problems, but when several admit to having difficulties, is it a sign that the industry is already overstretched?</div> <p><a href="https://atwonline.com/blog/overstretched" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://atwonline.com/blog/overstretched#comments Airlines Opinions Need I say Moores Wed, 12 Sep 2018 16:55:00 +0000 293241 at https://atwonline.com Could surprises be the next revenue generator? https://atwonline.com/blog/could-surprises-be-next-revenue-generator <div class="node-body blog-body">Airlines are constantly looking for positive, rather than punitive, ways of growing their revenue. Could mystery flights and celebration treats be part of the answer?</div> <p><a href="https://atwonline.com/blog/could-surprises-be-next-revenue-generator" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://atwonline.com/blog/could-surprises-be-next-revenue-generator#comments Opinions Need I say Moores Tue, 14 Aug 2018 19:20:00 +0000 290641 at https://atwonline.com Are lower load factors part of the network carrier product? https://atwonline.com/blog/are-lower-load-factors-part-network-carrier-product <div class="node-body blog-body">An interesting discussion point emerged from the Farnborough Air Show, when Boeing VP-commercial marketing Randy Tinseth said lower load factors are a service expectation when passengers travel on legacy carriers.</div> <p><a href="https://atwonline.com/blog/are-lower-load-factors-part-network-carrier-product" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://atwonline.com/blog/are-lower-load-factors-part-network-carrier-product#comments Opinions Need I say Moores Tue, 24 Jul 2018 18:10:00 +0000 288541 at https://atwonline.com Brand voice https://atwonline.com/blog/brand-voice <div class="node-body blog-body">Amazon and Skyscanner are tipping voice interfaces like Alexa and Siri as the next technology trend, but what does that mean for airline brand identity?</div> <p><a href="https://atwonline.com/blog/brand-voice" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://atwonline.com/blog/brand-voice#comments Airlines Technology Opinions Need I say Moores Fri, 06 Jul 2018 15:58:00 +0000 286281 at https://atwonline.com EasyJet: A new old strategy? ​ https://atwonline.com/blog/easyjet-new-old-strategy <div class="node-body blog-body">EasyJet’s new CEO, Johan Lundgren, is planning to develop the UK LCC’s presence in the holiday market – but how heavily is this strategy linked to his tour operator roots?</div> <p><a href="https://atwonline.com/blog/easyjet-new-old-strategy" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://atwonline.com/blog/easyjet-new-old-strategy#comments Airlines Opinions Need I say Moores Fri, 18 May 2018 16:01:00 +0000 281831 at https://atwonline.com Stable foundations https://atwonline.com/blog/stable-foundations <div class="node-body blog-body">What does an airline need to succeed? The answer is market stability, according to EgyptAir Airlines chairman Captain Sherif Ezzat Badrous.</div> <p><a href="https://atwonline.com/blog/stable-foundations" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://atwonline.com/blog/stable-foundations#comments Airlines Opinions Need I say Moores Tue, 01 May 2018 16:19:00 +0000 280141 at https://atwonline.com Fare expectations? ​ https://atwonline.com/blog/fare-expectations <div class="node-body blog-body">Social media backlash over a start-up regional airline’s “steep” €79 ($96) launch fares really shows how much customer price expectations have shifted.</div> <p><a href="https://atwonline.com/blog/fare-expectations" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://atwonline.com/blog/fare-expectations#comments Airlines Opinions Need I say Moores Fri, 02 Mar 2018 17:15:00 +0000 274561 at https://atwonline.com Plastics push https://atwonline.com/blog/plastics-push <div class="node-body blog-body">Irish LCC Ryanair has pledged to go single-use plastic-free within five years in a move that will hopefully kick other airlines into action.</div> <p><a href="https://atwonline.com/blog/plastics-push" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://atwonline.com/blog/plastics-push#comments Government Affairs Eco-Aviation Opinions Need I say Moores Fri, 09 Feb 2018 17:23:00 +0000 272751 at https://atwonline.com All that glitters… https://atwonline.com/blog/all-glitters <div class="node-body blog-body">European airlines are turning in some glittering passenger growth stories, fuelling the misconception that aviation is a gold mine, when in reality each passenger is flying for less.</div> <p><a href="https://atwonline.com/blog/all-glitters" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://atwonline.com/blog/all-glitters#comments Opinions Need I say Moores Fri, 12 Jan 2018 17:31:00 +0000 270131 at https://atwonline.com Five standout themes from 2017 https://atwonline.com/blog/five-standout-themes-2017 <div class="node-body blog-body">As 2017 draws to a close, here are five themes that have stood out in European aviation during the last 12 months.</div> <p><a href="https://atwonline.com/blog/five-standout-themes-2017" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://atwonline.com/blog/five-standout-themes-2017#comments Airlines Opinions Need I say Moores Thu, 21 Dec 2017 19:47:00 +0000 268781 at https://atwonline.com