Opinions https://atwonline.com/taxonomy/term/7409/more en Korean goes K-pop in its safety video https://atwonline.com/blog/korean-goes-k-pop-its-safety-video <div class="node-body blog-body">Korean Air has just released details of its new safety video and it is certainly different; it’s a music video featuring K-pop band SuperM, which created a song for this purpose.</div> <p><a href="https://atwonline.com/blog/korean-goes-k-pop-its-safety-video" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://atwonline.com/blog/korean-goes-k-pop-its-safety-video#comments Cabin Interiors & Connectivity Safety Opinions ATW Editor&#039;s Blog Mon, 04 Nov 2019 21:13:00 +0000 316276 at https://atwonline.com Boeing scrutiny by lawmakers tough but necessary https://atwonline.com/blog/boeing-scrutiny-lawmakers-tough-necessary <div class="node-body blog-body">While Boeing employees—and particularly CEO Dennis Muilenburg—have endured an awful two days at the US Senate and House hearings into the 737 MAX crashes today and yesterday, these hearings were necessary, and the questions posed by lawmakers were fair if often tough.</div> <p><a href="https://atwonline.com/blog/boeing-scrutiny-lawmakers-tough-necessary" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://atwonline.com/blog/boeing-scrutiny-lawmakers-tough-necessary#comments Aeropolitics Aircraft & Engines Opinions ATW Editor&#039;s Blog Wed, 30 Oct 2019 19:51:00 +0000 316234 at https://atwonline.com Value for emissions ​ https://atwonline.com/blog/value-emissions <div class="node-body blog-body">Just as value for money is a priority for airline customers, could ‘value for emissions’ be a better way of balancing the environmental – and economic - impact of aviation.</div> <p><a href="https://atwonline.com/blog/value-emissions" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://atwonline.com/blog/value-emissions#comments Eco-Aviation Opinions Need I say Moores Mon, 28 Oct 2019 18:30:00 +0000 316208 at https://atwonline.com Analysis: Delta becomes the fourth global alliance https://atwonline.com/opinions/analysis-delta-becomes-fourth-global-alliance <div class="field-deck"> A deal that rocks the industry. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Delta Air Lines CEO Ed Bastian cemented his company’s reputation as both industry transformer and a ruthless pursuer by taking a 20% stake in LATAM Airlines.</div> <p><a href="https://atwonline.com/opinions/analysis-delta-becomes-fourth-global-alliance" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://atwonline.com/opinions/analysis-delta-becomes-fourth-global-alliance#comments Opinions Wed, 23 Oct 2019 18:11:00 +0000 316124 at https://atwonline.com <p>Delta Air Lines CEO Ed Bastian signs a deal giving the carrier a 20% stake in LATAM Airlines.</p> Delta Air Lines Editorial: Preparing for the long, long-haul https://atwonline.com/opinions/editorial-preparing-long-long-haul <div class="node-body article-body">New aircraft and engine technologies are making ultra-long-haul flights feasible with widebodies like the Airbus A350 and Boeing 787.</div> <p><a href="https://atwonline.com/opinions/editorial-preparing-long-long-haul" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://atwonline.com/opinions/editorial-preparing-long-long-haul#comments Daily News Opinions Wed, 23 Oct 2019 11:21:00 +0000 316134 at https://atwonline.com Is Bastian creating the fourth global alliance? https://atwonline.com/blog/bastian-creating-fourth-global-alliance <div class="node-body blog-body">With the stroke of his pen, Delta Air Lines CEO Ed Bastian cemented his company’s reputation as both industry transformer and a ruthless pursuer to be the world’s biggest and most influential airline.</div> <p><a href="https://atwonline.com/blog/bastian-creating-fourth-global-alliance" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://atwonline.com/blog/bastian-creating-fourth-global-alliance#comments Aeropolitics Daily News Opinions ATW Editor&#039;s Blog Sat, 19 Oct 2019 22:31:00 +0000 316121 at https://atwonline.com Michele McDonald https://atwonline.com/blog/michele-mcdonald <div class="node-body blog-body">Michele McDonald, a long-time contributor to ATW, died Oct. 5. </div> <p><a href="https://atwonline.com/blog/michele-mcdonald" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://atwonline.com/blog/michele-mcdonald#comments News Opinions ATW Editor&#039;s Blog Mon, 14 Oct 2019 15:02:00 +0000 316073 at https://atwonline.com Analysis: Alitalia’s saga drags on; BA’s pilots inflict huge damage https://atwonline.com/opinions/analysis-alitalia-s-saga-drags-ba-s-pilots-inflict-huge-damage <div class="node-body article-body">Another deadline extension was granted in September for a business plan to be submitted to get Alitalia solvent.</div> <p><a href="https://atwonline.com/opinions/analysis-alitalia-s-saga-drags-ba-s-pilots-inflict-huge-damage" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://atwonline.com/opinions/analysis-alitalia-s-saga-drags-ba-s-pilots-inflict-huge-damage#comments Opinions Tue, 24 Sep 2019 18:11:00 +0000 315833 at https://atwonline.com Alitalia OP-ED: Why does EC remain silent on Air Italy subsidies? https://atwonline.com/opinions/op-ed-why-does-ec-remain-silent-air-italy-subsidies <div class="field-byline"> Peter Carter </div> <div class="field-deck"> The European Commission should advocate for fair competition. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The European Commission (EC) has been outspoken lately in its defense of Air Italy as a European Union (EU) carrier.</div> <p><a href="https://atwonline.com/opinions/op-ed-why-does-ec-remain-silent-air-italy-subsidies" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://atwonline.com/opinions/op-ed-why-does-ec-remain-silent-air-italy-subsidies#comments Opinions ATW Plus Tue, 24 Sep 2019 18:11:00 +0000 315870 at https://atwonline.com Editorial: Aviation taxes don’t reduce emissions https://atwonline.com/opinions/editorial-aviation-taxes-don-t-reduce-emissions <div class="node-body article-body">Concerns about global warming and the environment have led to an anti-aviation sentiment, causing some countries to consider adding new taxes on airlines. </div> <p><a href="https://atwonline.com/opinions/editorial-aviation-taxes-don-t-reduce-emissions" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://atwonline.com/opinions/editorial-aviation-taxes-don-t-reduce-emissions#comments Daily News Opinions ATW Plus Tue, 24 Sep 2019 11:21:00 +0000 315830 at https://atwonline.com