Opinions https://atwonline.com/taxonomy/term/7409/more en PARIS 2019 BLOG: A quiet opening to what could be a quiet week https://atwonline.com/blog/paris-2019-blog-quiet-opening-what-could-be-quiet-week <div class="node-body blog-body">The Paris Air Show has opened with no surprises and relatively few new airliner orders. This will likely be the pattern for the week.</div> <p><a href="https://atwonline.com/blog/paris-2019-blog-quiet-opening-what-could-be-quiet-week" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://atwonline.com/blog/paris-2019-blog-quiet-opening-what-could-be-quiet-week#comments Daily News Opinions ATW Editor&#039;s Blog Mon, 17 Jun 2019 21:29:00 +0000 314965 at https://atwonline.com PARIS 2019 BLOG: A quiet opening to what could be a quiet week https://atwonline.com/paris-air-show-2019/paris-2019-blog-quiet-opening-what-could-be-quiet-week <div class="node-body article-body">The Paris Air Show has opened with no surprises and relatively few new airliner orders. This will likely be the pattern for the week.</div> <p><a href="https://atwonline.com/paris-air-show-2019/paris-2019-blog-quiet-opening-what-could-be-quiet-week" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://atwonline.com/paris-air-show-2019/paris-2019-blog-quiet-opening-what-could-be-quiet-week#comments Paris Air Show 2019 Daily News Opinions Mon, 17 Jun 2019 21:27:00 +0000 314964 at https://atwonline.com Bankrupt Alitalia dreams of the premier league https://atwonline.com/blog/bankrupt-alitalia-dreams-premier-league <div class="node-body blog-body">As if the saga of Alitalia couldn’t get, well, more Italian, news arrives that yet another potential investor has emerged—the chairman of a Rome soccer club.</div> <p><a href="https://atwonline.com/blog/bankrupt-alitalia-dreams-premier-league" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://atwonline.com/blog/bankrupt-alitalia-dreams-premier-league#comments Airlines Daily News Opinions ATW Editor&#039;s Blog Thu, 13 Jun 2019 19:46:00 +0000 314917 at https://atwonline.com Delta sends a plane to save the day for stranded fifth-graders https://atwonline.com/blog/delta-sends-plane-save-day-stranded-fifth-graders <div class="node-body blog-body">Here’s a story of an airline getting customer relations right and it’s too good not to share.</div> <p><a href="https://atwonline.com/blog/delta-sends-plane-save-day-stranded-fifth-graders" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://atwonline.com/blog/delta-sends-plane-save-day-stranded-fifth-graders#comments Airlines Daily News Opinions ATW Editor&#039;s Blog Wed, 12 Jun 2019 15:40:00 +0000 314900 at https://atwonline.com Analysis: Why systems information is critical to pilots https://atwonline.com/opinions/analysis-why-systems-information-critical-pilots <div class="node-body article-body">Since the crashes of two Boeing 737 MAX 8s, many pilots are finding it hard to believe they were not told about software designed specifically for the aircraft.</div> <p><a href="https://atwonline.com/opinions/analysis-why-systems-information-critical-pilots" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://atwonline.com/opinions/analysis-why-systems-information-critical-pilots#comments Opinions Fri, 24 May 2019 18:11:00 +0000 314670 at https://atwonline.com Getty Images/Stephen Brashear Op-Ed: How lower aviation fuel taxes boost local economies https://atwonline.com/opinions/op-ed-how-lower-aviation-fuel-taxes-boost-local-economies <div class="field-byline"> John Heimlich </div> <div class="field-deck"> Raising jet fuel taxes can hurt local communities. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Higher fuel taxes raise funds for projects that do not benefit the flying public such as construction at airports used by private aircraft owners and operators.</div> <p><a href="https://atwonline.com/opinions/op-ed-how-lower-aviation-fuel-taxes-boost-local-economies" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://atwonline.com/opinions/op-ed-how-lower-aviation-fuel-taxes-boost-local-economies#comments Opinions ATW Plus Fri, 24 May 2019 18:11:00 +0000 314673 at https://atwonline.com Op-Ed: Airlines must strengthen pilot connections to ensure future https://atwonline.com/opinions/op-ed-airlines-must-strengthen-pilot-connections-ensure-future <div class="field-byline"> Geoff Murray and Daniel Rye </div> <div class="field-deck"> For airlines, pilot engagement is an opportunity to attract and retain the best. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Airlines will be challenged to build stronger connections and engagement with their pilots as demand is set to increase</div> <p><a href="https://atwonline.com/opinions/op-ed-airlines-must-strengthen-pilot-connections-ensure-future" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://atwonline.com/opinions/op-ed-airlines-must-strengthen-pilot-connections-ensure-future#comments Opinions ATW Plus Fri, 24 May 2019 18:11:00 +0000 314674 at https://atwonline.com Analysis: Pilots right to ask why they weren’t told about MAX system https://atwonline.com/safety/analysis-pilots-right-ask-why-they-weren-t-told-about-max-system <div class="node-body article-body">Since the crashes of two Boeing 737 MAX 8 crashes, and a continued focus on software designed specifically for that aircraft, it has become increasingly clear that many pilots are finding it hard to believe that they were not informed about that software.</div> <p><a href="https://atwonline.com/safety/analysis-pilots-right-ask-why-they-weren-t-told-about-max-system" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://atwonline.com/safety/analysis-pilots-right-ask-why-they-weren-t-told-about-max-system#comments Daily News Safety Opinions Mon, 20 May 2019 11:24:00 +0000 314668 at https://atwonline.com Editorial: Safety is everyone’s top priority https://atwonline.com/safety/editorial-safety-everyone-s-top-priority <div class="node-body article-body">Since the tragic crashes of two Boeing 737 MAX 8s, the first in Indonesia in October and the second in Ethiopia in March, there’s been an awful lot of talk about safety being “the number one priority.”</div> <p><a href="https://atwonline.com/safety/editorial-safety-everyone-s-top-priority" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://atwonline.com/safety/editorial-safety-everyone-s-top-priority#comments Daily News Safety Opinions Mon, 20 May 2019 11:21:00 +0000 314667 at https://atwonline.com Editorial: Safety is everyone’s top priority https://atwonline.com/opinions/editorial-safety-everyone-s-top-priority <div class="node-body article-body">There’s been an awful lot of talk about safety being “the number one priority.”</div> <p><a href="https://atwonline.com/opinions/editorial-safety-everyone-s-top-priority" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://atwonline.com/opinions/editorial-safety-everyone-s-top-priority#comments Opinions Mon, 20 May 2019 08:00:00 +0000 314658 at https://atwonline.com