Aeropolitics http://atwonline.com/taxonomy/term/7387/more en EU, UK issue more no-deal Brexit guidance for air transport http://atwonline.com/open-skies/eu-uk-issue-more-no-deal-brexit-guidance-air-transport <div class="node-body article-body">Both the European Union (EU) and the UK have announced measures designed to smooth air transport connections in the event of the UK departing the bloc in six weeks’ time (Brexit) without a deal.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/open-skies/eu-uk-issue-more-no-deal-brexit-guidance-air-transport" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/open-skies/eu-uk-issue-more-no-deal-brexit-guidance-air-transport#comments Government Affairs Open Skies Daily News Fri, 15 Feb 2019 19:23:00 +0000 306691 at http://atwonline.com Getty Images Air France trials biometric boarding enhancements http://atwonline.com/security/air-france-trials-biometric-boarding-enhancements <div class="node-body article-body">Air France expects enhancements to the biometric boarding pass solution it is trialing to soon enable passengers to proceed from baggage drop-off to boarding without having to show passports or identification cards at all.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/security/air-france-trials-biometric-boarding-enhancements" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/security/air-france-trials-biometric-boarding-enhancements#comments Daily News Security Thu, 14 Feb 2019 19:20:00 +0000 306581 at http://atwonline.com US House bill would stop diverting TSA passenger security fees http://atwonline.com/security/us-house-bill-would-stop-diverting-tsa-passenger-security-fees <div class="node-body article-body">A bipartisan group of US lawmakers have introduced legislation to ensure that revenue collected by the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) to fund its operations will no longer be diverted for non-security uses.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/security/us-house-bill-would-stop-diverting-tsa-passenger-security-fees" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/security/us-house-bill-would-stop-diverting-tsa-passenger-security-fees#comments Daily News Security Thu, 14 Feb 2019 18:12:00 +0000 306551 at http://atwonline.com FAA to require drones to display ID number on outside surface http://atwonline.com/regulation/faa-require-drones-display-id-number-outside-surface <div class="node-body article-body">Concerned that explosives concealed inside a drone could pose a danger to someone trying to identify an unmanned aircraft vehicle (UAV), the FAA will require owners to display their registration number on an outside surface. </div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/regulation/faa-require-drones-display-id-number-outside-surface" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/regulation/faa-require-drones-display-id-number-outside-surface#comments Regulation Daily News Safety ATW Plus Wed, 13 Feb 2019 19:29:00 +0000 306441 at http://atwonline.com FAA US legislators introduce bill to mandate secondary cockpit barriers http://atwonline.com/security/us-legislators-introduce-bill-mandate-secondary-cockpit-barriers <div class="node-body article-body">A bipartisan group of US lawmakers have introduced a bill that would require all commercial aircraft operating in the US be retrofitted with secondary cockpit barriers to prevent terrorist attacks similar to 9/11. </div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/security/us-legislators-introduce-bill-mandate-secondary-cockpit-barriers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/security/us-legislators-introduce-bill-mandate-secondary-cockpit-barriers#comments Aircraft Interiors Avionics Daily News Security ATW Plus Tue, 12 Feb 2019 20:57:00 +0000 306331 at http://atwonline.com European regulator approves Air France-KLM, Delta, Virgin JV http://atwonline.com/regulation/european-regulator-approves-air-france-klm-delta-virgin-jv <div class="node-body article-body">The European Commission (EC) has approved a transatlantic joint venture agreement among Air France-KLM, Delta Air Lines and Virgin Atlantic that will see the Franco-Dutch airline group acquire a 31% stake in Virgin Atlantic.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/regulation/european-regulator-approves-air-france-klm-delta-virgin-jv" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/regulation/european-regulator-approves-air-france-klm-delta-virgin-jv#comments Airlines Regulation Daily News ATW Plus Tue, 12 Feb 2019 18:45:00 +0000 306311 at http://atwonline.com Air France-KLM US Rep. DeFazio: Flag of convenience practices need more scrutiny http://atwonline.com/open-skies/us-rep-defazio-flag-convenience-practices-need-more-scrutiny <div class="node-body article-body">US Rep. Peter DeFazio (D-Oregon), chairman of the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee, has renewed calls for Congress to scrutinize “flag of convenience” business models that allow carriers to operate out of countries with less-expensive labor markets than their home countries. </div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/open-skies/us-rep-defazio-flag-convenience-practices-need-more-scrutiny" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/open-skies/us-rep-defazio-flag-convenience-practices-need-more-scrutiny#comments Open Skies Regulation Daily News Mon, 11 Feb 2019 20:55:00 +0000 306211 at http://atwonline.com Bill introduced to protect FAA funding in future US government shutdowns http://atwonline.com/government-affairs/bill-introduced-protect-faa-funding-future-us-government-shutdowns <div class="node-body article-body">Two key US lawmakers overseeing federal transportation policy have introduced a bill that would keep the FAA fully funded during any future lapse in appropriations.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/government-affairs/bill-introduced-protect-faa-funding-future-us-government-shutdowns" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/government-affairs/bill-introduced-protect-faa-funding-future-us-government-shutdowns#comments Government Affairs Daily News Fri, 08 Feb 2019 21:29:00 +0000 306121 at http://atwonline.com Linda Blachly JetBlue asks DOT to consolidate oneworld, SkyTeam JV applications http://atwonline.com/regulation/jetblue-asks-dot-consolidate-oneworld-skyteam-jv-applications <div class="node-body article-body">JetBlue Airways requested the US Department of Transportation (DOT) to consolidate antitrust immunity (ATI) applications from the proposed oneworld and SkyTeam transatlantic joint ventures (JVs).</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/regulation/jetblue-asks-dot-consolidate-oneworld-skyteam-jv-applications" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/regulation/jetblue-asks-dot-consolidate-oneworld-skyteam-jv-applications#comments Regulation Daily News ATW Plus Fri, 01 Feb 2019 18:47:00 +0000 305501 at http://atwonline.com <p>JetBlue A321</p> Rob Finlayson Airbus launches investigation into cyberattack http://atwonline.com/security/airbus-launches-investigation-cyberattack <div class="node-body article-body">Airbus is investigating a cyberattack on its commercial aircraft business, where the attackers gained unauthorized access to employee contact information.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/security/airbus-launches-investigation-cyberattack" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/security/airbus-launches-investigation-cyberattack#comments Daily News Security Manufacturers Thu, 31 Jan 2019 18:12:00 +0000 305331 at http://atwonline.com