Operations & Technology https://atwonline.com/taxonomy/term/7419/more en New Belgian startup Air Antwerp hopes to find profitable niche https://atwonline.com/airlines/new-belgian-startup-air-antwerp-hopes-find-profitable-niche <div class="node-body article-body">Dutch national carrier KLM and Ireland-based regional airline CityJet are the two main shareholders behind a Belgian startup—Air Antwerp—being created to operate both scheduled services and provide capacity for others.</div> <p><a href="https://atwonline.com/airlines/new-belgian-startup-air-antwerp-hopes-find-profitable-niche" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://atwonline.com/airlines/new-belgian-startup-air-antwerp-hopes-find-profitable-niche#comments Airlines Daily News Fri, 24 May 2019 18:31:00 +0000 314736 at https://atwonline.com MRO Briefs-May 24, 2019 https://atwonline.com/mro/mro-briefs-may-24-2019 <div class="node-body article-body">MRO Briefs-May 24, 2019</div> <p><a href="https://atwonline.com/mro/mro-briefs-may-24-2019" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://atwonline.com/mro/mro-briefs-may-24-2019#comments Daily News MRO Fri, 24 May 2019 18:16:00 +0000 314735 at https://atwonline.com Air-taxi services could face a lack of urban infrastructure https://atwonline.com/technology/air-taxi-services-could-face-lack-urban-infrastructure <div class="field-deck"> Infrastructure, public acceptance are challenges for urban air mobility. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The looming question is: If we build it, will they come?</div> <p><a href="https://atwonline.com/technology/air-taxi-services-could-face-lack-urban-infrastructure" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://atwonline.com/technology/air-taxi-services-could-face-lack-urban-infrastructure#comments Technology ATW Plus Fri, 24 May 2019 18:11:00 +0000 314653 at https://atwonline.com <p>Volocopter 2X autonomous air taxi</p> Volocopter How airlines rate suppliers on their aftermarket service https://atwonline.com/mro/how-airlines-rate-suppliers-their-aftermarket-service <div class="field-deck"> 2019 AeroDynamic aftermarket customer satisfaction survey indicates airline frustrations. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Airline customers are concerned about aftermarket support as deliveries of new-generation aircraft and engines ramp up amid service-entry problems and delays.</div> <p><a href="https://atwonline.com/mro/how-airlines-rate-suppliers-their-aftermarket-service" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://atwonline.com/mro/how-airlines-rate-suppliers-their-aftermarket-service#comments MRO ATW Plus Fri, 24 May 2019 18:11:00 +0000 314650 at https://atwonline.com Korean Air milestone coincides with fleet, leadership transitions https://atwonline.com/airlines/korean-air-milestone-coincides-fleet-leadership-transitions <div class="field-deck"> Korean Air looks to the future under new leadership. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Korean Air’s 50th anniversary is a milestone marked by highlights and sadness, as the company mourns the passing of its leader.</div> <p><a href="https://atwonline.com/airlines/korean-air-milestone-coincides-fleet-leadership-transitions" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://atwonline.com/airlines/korean-air-milestone-coincides-fleet-leadership-transitions#comments Airlines ATW Plus Fri, 24 May 2019 18:11:00 +0000 314651 at https://atwonline.com <p>The last of 10 Boeing 787-9s was delivered to Korean Air in March.</p> Boeing JetBlue sets its sights on Europe https://atwonline.com/airlines/jetblue-sets-its-sights-europe <div class="field-deck"> JetBlue, a US carrier with a reputation for good service and low fares, looks to disrupt the transatlantic market. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The publicly traded airline plans service to London from Boston and New York in 2021, posing a fresh challenge to the three major US legacy carriers.</div> <p><a href="https://atwonline.com/airlines/jetblue-sets-its-sights-europe" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://atwonline.com/airlines/jetblue-sets-its-sights-europe#comments Airlines ATW Plus Fri, 24 May 2019 18:11:00 +0000 314671 at https://atwonline.com Jetblue Interview: CEO aims to make Virgin Atlantic UK’s second flag carrier https://atwonline.com/airlines/interview-ceo-aims-make-virgin-atlantic-uk-s-second-flag-carrier <div class="node-body article-body">Shai Weiss is no stranger to the airline, having joined Virgin Atlantic's board in 2012, becoming CFO in 2014 and CCO at the beginning of 2017.</div> <p><a href="https://atwonline.com/airlines/interview-ceo-aims-make-virgin-atlantic-uk-s-second-flag-carrier" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://atwonline.com/airlines/interview-ceo-aims-make-virgin-atlantic-uk-s-second-flag-carrier#comments Airlines ATW Plus Fri, 24 May 2019 18:11:00 +0000 314675 at https://atwonline.com <p>Shai Weiss<br /> CEO, Virgin Atlantic</p> Virgin Atlantic FAA deploys ATC contingency operations plans https://atwonline.com/technology/faa-deploys-atc-contingency-operations-plans <div class="node-body article-body">FAA is rolling out contingency operations plans to hundreds of air traffic control (ATC) facilities, an effort that started after a September 2014 fire shut down its Chicago en route center and disrupted air traffic across the US midwest.</div> <p><a href="https://atwonline.com/technology/faa-deploys-atc-contingency-operations-plans" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://atwonline.com/technology/faa-deploys-atc-contingency-operations-plans#comments Daily News Technology ATW Plus Fri, 24 May 2019 18:05:00 +0000 314734 at https://atwonline.com 10 more Chinese carriers file Boeing MAX compensation claims https://atwonline.com/manufacturers/10-more-chinese-carriers-file-boeing-max-compensation-claims <div class="node-body article-body">Following the lead of the China’s three state-owned carriers, 10 more Chinese airlines have filed compensation claims with Boeing over the grounding of the 737 MAX 8 this week.</div> <p><a href="https://atwonline.com/manufacturers/10-more-chinese-carriers-file-boeing-max-compensation-claims" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://atwonline.com/manufacturers/10-more-chinese-carriers-file-boeing-max-compensation-claims#comments Airframes Airlines Daily News Manufacturers Fri, 24 May 2019 16:08:00 +0000 314731 at https://atwonline.com Full-automated drone deliveries begin in China https://atwonline.com/technology/full-automated-drone-deliveries-begin-china <div class="node-body article-body">Beijing-based international express delivery company DHL-Sinotrans has launched a full automated drone delivery service under a strategic partnership with autonomous aircraft developer Ehang.</div> <p><a href="https://atwonline.com/technology/full-automated-drone-deliveries-begin-china" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://atwonline.com/technology/full-automated-drone-deliveries-begin-china#comments Daily News Manufacturers Technology Fri, 24 May 2019 14:23:00 +0000 314729 at https://atwonline.com <p>An Ehang Falcon delivery drone lands autonomously on top of a DHL Intelligent Cabinet.</p> Ehang