Operations & Technology https://atwonline.com/taxonomy/term/7419/more en White House budget request revives EAS debate https://atwonline.com/aeropolitics/white-house-budget-request-revives-eas-debate <div class="node-body article-body">The White House in its FY2020 budget request indicated plans to reform the Essential Air Service (EAS) program, opening up a schism between the Trump administration and rural airport operators who depend on the pre-deregulation-era program to make sure carriers continue flying to their communities.</div> <p><a href="https://atwonline.com/aeropolitics/white-house-budget-request-revives-eas-debate" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://atwonline.com/aeropolitics/white-house-budget-request-revives-eas-debate#comments Aeropolitics Daily News Airports & Routes Fri, 22 Mar 2019 20:22:00 +0000 310401 at https://atwonline.com WOW and Indigo end investment talks https://atwonline.com/airlines/wow-and-indigo-end-investment-talks <div class="node-body article-body">Icelandic ultra-LCC WOW Air has restarted talks with Icelandair Group after long-running negotiations with private equity fund Indigo Partners to take a stake in the rapidly expanding LCC collapsed.</div> <p><a href="https://atwonline.com/airlines/wow-and-indigo-end-investment-talks" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://atwonline.com/airlines/wow-and-indigo-end-investment-talks#comments Airlines Daily News ATW Plus Fri, 22 Mar 2019 19:23:00 +0000 310391 at https://atwonline.com WOW Air/Facebook Aviation’s carbon emissions scheme reaches critical decision time https://atwonline.com/operations-technology/aviation-s-carbon-emissions-scheme-reaches-critical-decision-time <div class="field-deck"> Questions loom over aviation’s global carbon emissions scheme. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">ICAO "another set of important decisions" toward implementation of the Carbon Offsetting and Reduction Scheme for International Aviation.</div> <p><a href="https://atwonline.com/operations-technology/aviation-s-carbon-emissions-scheme-reaches-critical-decision-time" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://atwonline.com/operations-technology/aviation-s-carbon-emissions-scheme-reaches-critical-decision-time#comments Safety Operations & Technology ATW Plus Fri, 22 Mar 2019 18:11:00 +0000 309751 at https://atwonline.com Air France-KLM Group’s changing partnership https://atwonline.com/airlines/air-france-klm-group-s-changing-partnership <div class="field-deck"> Air France-KLM Group adapts under a new CEO and with a new government stakeholder </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The Air France-KLM Group partnership has endured challenges this past year as strikes, competition and management changes affected earnings and led to friction.</div> <p><a href="https://atwonline.com/airlines/air-france-klm-group-s-changing-partnership" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://atwonline.com/airlines/air-france-klm-group-s-changing-partnership#comments Airlines ATW Plus Fri, 22 Mar 2019 18:11:00 +0000 309721 at https://atwonline.com Rob Finlayson Regional carriers partner to create pilot pathways https://atwonline.com/training/regional-carriers-partner-create-pilot-pathways <div class="field-deck"> Regional airlines work together to grow pilot base. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Cape Air and Mountain Air Cargo have a pilot “pathway” program that allows flight crew to switch between the two airlines to gain flight hours and experience.</div> <p><a href="https://atwonline.com/training/regional-carriers-partner-create-pilot-pathways" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://atwonline.com/training/regional-carriers-partner-create-pilot-pathways#comments Airlines Training ATW Plus Fri, 22 Mar 2019 18:11:00 +0000 309741 at https://atwonline.com Cebu Pacific resets for growth https://atwonline.com/airlines/cebu-pacific-resets-growth <div class="field-deck"> New narrowbodies and a growing middle-income market fuel Cebu’s expansion. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Philippine LCC Cebu Pacific experienced a weak 2018 as it battled higher fuel prices and a weakened peso. This year is looking brighter.</div> <p><a href="https://atwonline.com/airlines/cebu-pacific-resets-growth" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://atwonline.com/airlines/cebu-pacific-resets-growth#comments Airlines ATW Plus Fri, 22 Mar 2019 18:11:00 +0000 309761 at https://atwonline.com <p>Cebu Pacific&#39;s first Airbus A321neo</p> Cebu Pacific US and Europe take different tacks on regulatory interference https://atwonline.com/regulation/us-and-europe-take-different-tacks-regulatory-interference <div class="field-deck"> US steps back on airline rulemaking; Europe stands firm. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The US DOT's regulatory reform is designed to save billions and end costly rules that do not enhance safety. Europe has stiff protections for passengers.</div> <p><a href="https://atwonline.com/regulation/us-and-europe-take-different-tacks-regulatory-interference" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://atwonline.com/regulation/us-and-europe-take-different-tacks-regulatory-interference#comments Airlines Regulation ATW Plus Fri, 22 Mar 2019 18:11:00 +0000 309771 at https://atwonline.com Flight academies look to expand and target new recruits https://atwonline.com/airlines/flight-academies-look-expand-and-target-new-recruits <div class="field-deck"> Pilot training facilities are ramping up </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><p>The numbers tell the story. CAE projects a total requirement for 255,000 new airline pilots over the next decade, while Airbus forecasts 94,000 new pilots will be needed in Europe alone. Boeing sees a need for more than 30,000 new pilots each year over the next 15 years.</p> <p>Aircraft manufacturers are directly supporting the multiple efforts to recruit and train those pilots. Boeing Flight Services has three pro forma flight training campuses located in Singapore, near London Gatwick Airport and in Miami.&nbsp;</p></div> <p><a href="https://atwonline.com/airlines/flight-academies-look-expand-and-target-new-recruits" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://atwonline.com/airlines/flight-academies-look-expand-and-target-new-recruits#comments Airlines Training ATW Plus Fri, 22 Mar 2019 18:11:00 +0000 309041 at https://atwonline.com CAE New cabin designs on display at AIX https://atwonline.com/aircraft-interiors/new-cabin-designs-display-aix <div class="field-deck"> Traditional and new industry players explore the aircraft interiors space. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Collins Aerospace offers an enhanced business class seat while others borrow racing technology or look to improve experience for disabled passengers.</div> <p><a href="https://atwonline.com/aircraft-interiors/new-cabin-designs-display-aix" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://atwonline.com/aircraft-interiors/new-cabin-designs-display-aix#comments Aircraft Interiors Airlines ATW Plus Fri, 22 Mar 2019 18:11:00 +0000 309791 at https://atwonline.com <p>Brussels Airlines&rsquo; new Airbus A330 business-class cabin was designed by JPA Design.</p> Brussels Airlines African carriers align in liberalization push https://atwonline.com/airlines/african-carriers-align-liberalization-push <div class="field-deck"> Can a new push for African aviation liberalization fare better than the first? </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Two decades after a treaty was signed to create Open Skies in Africa, airlines and passengers there are still waiting for true aviation liberalization.</div> <p><a href="https://atwonline.com/airlines/african-carriers-align-liberalization-push" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://atwonline.com/airlines/african-carriers-align-liberalization-push#comments Airlines ATW Plus Fri, 22 Mar 2019 18:11:00 +0000 309811 at https://atwonline.com