Aeropolitics en Impending WTO decision on aircraft subsidiary has industry nervous <div class="node-body article-body">Nerves are fraying over the pending release of another World Trade Organization (WTO) decision in the long-running commercial airliner subsidy spat between Airbus and Boeing, with industry observers preparing for a ruling favorable to the US and Boeing that deepens a trade war with Europe.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Regulation Daily News Manufacturers ATW Plus Tue, 17 Sep 2019 12:35:00 +0000 315817 at Rob Finlayson Germany to decide on major aviation tax increases <div class="node-body article-body">The German government is nearing a decision on key measures tackling climate change that include a massive increase in the country’s aviation tax for short-haul flights. </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Government Affairs Daily News ATW Plus Mon, 16 Sep 2019 15:40:00 +0000 315808 at <p>Lufthansa and Eurowings aircraft at Dusseldorf International Airport.</p> Rob Finlayson Regulator OKs Virgin Australia-Virgin Atlantic partnership <div class="node-body article-body">Virgin Australia and Virgin Atlantic have been granted draft approval for their proposed partnership in the Australia-UK market.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Regulation Daily News ATW Plus Fri, 13 Sep 2019 16:46:00 +0000 315799 at <p>Virgin Australia Boeing 777-300ER</p> Rob Finlayson Muilenburg: Regulatory variance could slow MAX return <div class="node-body article-body">Boeing CEO Dennis Muilenburg remains confident regulators will clear the 737 MAX to fly again this year, but suggested the volume of requests and growing variance between regulators is making that target more difficult to meet.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Regulation Daily News Manufacturers ATW Plus Wed, 11 Sep 2019 20:28:00 +0000 315783 at Getty Images/Stephen Brashear Alitalia’s endless extensions on government money <div class="node-body blog-body">In what has become close to a bimonthly event, another request has been made to extend the deadline for a business plan to be submitted to get Alitalia back on its feet.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Aeropolitics Daily News Opinions ATW Editor&#039;s Blog Wed, 11 Sep 2019 17:17:00 +0000 315774 at US senators call out Boeing for lack of transparency over MAX review <div class="node-body article-body">Two US lawmakers are calling on Boeing to display “full transparency and cooperation” with regulators reviewing changes to the 737 MAX amid reports that regulators have grown frustrated with a lack of information from the manufacturer.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Regulation Daily News ATW Plus Tue, 10 Sep 2019 20:16:00 +0000 315767 at Boeing FAA delays release of remote ID draft rule for drones <div class="node-body article-body">The FAA has postponed the release of a draft rulemaking for remote identification of drones by two months until December, delaying definition of a means of identifying small unmanned aircraft vehicles (UAVs) from the ground that is considered essential to expanding their use.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Regulation Daily News Mon, 09 Sep 2019 14:54:00 +0000 315752 at Video: IATA DG & CEO Alexandre de Juniac gives 3- to 5-year timeline for single-token IDs <div class="node-body video-body">IATA DG & CEO Alexandre de Juniac gives three- to five-year timeline for single-token IDs.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Associations Fri, 06 Sep 2019 16:51:00 +0000 315744 at EASA calls for inspections of ATR hydraulic parts for leak risk <div class="node-body article-body">Insufficient clearance between a wire-bundle bracket screw and a hydraulic pipe feeding an engine component on certain ATR aircraft is causing damage to the pipe, leading the European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) to call for modifications of the bundles.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Components Regulation Daily News MRO Wed, 04 Sep 2019 19:17:00 +0000 315716 at IATA CEO: ‘Fragmentation’ between global regulators a concern <div class="node-body article-body">IATA DG and CEO Alexandre de Juniac said “preventing fragmentation” between international regulators remains the group’s foremost concern regarding the return-to-service of the Boeing 737 MAX.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Associations Daily News ATW On-Location ATW Plus Wed, 04 Sep 2019 12:53:00 +0000 315705 at Ben Goldstein