ATW On-Location https://atwonline.com/taxonomy/term/7456/more en FAA: ATC on-the-job training hours up 25% https://atwonline.com/air-traffic-management/faa-atc-job-training-hours-25 <div class="node-body article-body">A new initiative to increase the amount of time US air traffic controllers spend in on-the-job training (OJT) is off to a promising start, a top FAA air traffic official said. </div> <p><a href="https://atwonline.com/air-traffic-management/faa-atc-job-training-hours-25" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://atwonline.com/air-traffic-management/faa-atc-job-training-hours-25#comments Air Traffic Management Daily News ATW On-Location Training ATW Plus Thu, 19 Sep 2019 01:09:00 +0000 315851 at https://atwonline.com Dickson: FAA has more work to do before clearing MAX to fly https://atwonline.com/safety/dickson-faa-has-more-work-do-clearing-max-fly <div class="node-body article-body">The FAA has considerable work to do before clearing the Boeing 737 MAX to fly again, but once satisfied, the agency will consider lifting its ban even if other regulators remain unconvinced, FAA administrator Steve Dickson said.</div> <p><a href="https://atwonline.com/safety/dickson-faa-has-more-work-do-clearing-max-fly" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://atwonline.com/safety/dickson-faa-has-more-work-do-clearing-max-fly#comments Daily News ATW On-Location Safety ATW Plus Wed, 18 Sep 2019 20:55:00 +0000 315849 at https://atwonline.com <p>FAA administrator Steve Dickson talks with NATCA&#39;s Paul Rinaldi at the&nbsp;National Air Traffic Controllers Association Communicating for Safety Conference Sept. 18.</p> NATCA/Twitter FAA to roll out taxiway landing alert system by October 2020 https://atwonline.com/air-traffic-management/faa-roll-out-taxiway-landing-alert-system-october-2020 <div class="node-body article-body">The FAA has rolled out its new taxiway-landing alert system at 13 airports and is confident that all 35 facilities getting the enhancement will be up and running by October 2020, the agency’s top runway safety official confirmed.</div> <p><a href="https://atwonline.com/air-traffic-management/faa-roll-out-taxiway-landing-alert-system-october-2020" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://atwonline.com/air-traffic-management/faa-roll-out-taxiway-landing-alert-system-october-2020#comments Air Traffic Management Daily News ATW On-Location ATW Plus Tue, 17 Sep 2019 22:36:00 +0000 315832 at https://atwonline.com Colorado remote tower facility to begin operations https://atwonline.com/air-traffic-management/colorado-remote-tower-facility-begin-operations <div class="node-body article-body">The FAA and several stakeholders are progressing toward the next major step in the US remote air traffic control tower evaluation effort, readying Northern Colorado Regional Airport (FNL) to join the program this fall.</div> <p><a href="https://atwonline.com/air-traffic-management/colorado-remote-tower-facility-begin-operations" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://atwonline.com/air-traffic-management/colorado-remote-tower-facility-begin-operations#comments Air Traffic Management Daily News ATW On-Location ATW Plus Tue, 17 Sep 2019 12:54:00 +0000 315819 at https://atwonline.com Northern Colorado Regional Airport CEO: ‘No shortage of opportunities’ for easyJet https://atwonline.com/airlines/ceo-no-shortage-opportunities-easyjet <div class="node-body article-body">EasyJet CEO Johan Lundgren plans to formally launch the airline’s new direct hotels partnership later this year and sees opportunities to expand existing bases to create economies of scale.</div> <p><a href="https://atwonline.com/airlines/ceo-no-shortage-opportunities-easyjet" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://atwonline.com/airlines/ceo-no-shortage-opportunities-easyjet#comments Airlines Daily News ATW On-Location ATW Plus Fri, 13 Sep 2019 12:55:00 +0000 315795 at https://atwonline.com <p>EasyJet A319</p> Rob Finlayson Blockchain experts see limited aviation use cases https://atwonline.com/it-distribution/blockchain-experts-see-limited-aviation-use-cases <div class="node-body article-body">After an initially flurry of interest in blockchain, the secure database that underpins Bitcoin and many other cryptocurrencies, panelists at the World Aviation Festival in London last week said relatively few aviation use cases actually justify the complexity of blockchain.</div> <p><a href="https://atwonline.com/it-distribution/blockchain-experts-see-limited-aviation-use-cases" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://atwonline.com/it-distribution/blockchain-experts-see-limited-aviation-use-cases#comments Daily News IT & Distribution ATW On-Location ATW Plus Thu, 12 Sep 2019 17:20:00 +0000 315788 at https://atwonline.com Pegasus CEO: New runway, aircraft will provide wider horizons https://atwonline.com/airframes/pegasus-ceo-new-runway-aircraft-will-provide-wider-horizons <div class="node-body article-body">A combination of increased capacity at Istanbul’s Sabiha Gökçen Airport and the arrival of larger aircraft in the fleet will bring brighter prospects for Turkish LCC Pegasus Airlines, CEO Mehmet Nane said.</div> <p><a href="https://atwonline.com/airframes/pegasus-ceo-new-runway-aircraft-will-provide-wider-horizons" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://atwonline.com/airframes/pegasus-ceo-new-runway-aircraft-will-provide-wider-horizons#comments Airframes Daily News ATW On-Location Airports & Routes ATW Plus Tue, 10 Sep 2019 19:16:00 +0000 315766 at https://atwonline.com <p>Pegasus Airbus A320neo</p> Rob Finlayson Air France to evaluate A380 replacements https://atwonline.com/airframes/air-france-evaluate-a380-replacements <div class="node-body article-body">Air France CEO Anne Rigail is considering possible replacements for the French carrier’s Airbus A380s, before turning her attention to a Boeing 777 successor and the remainder of the airline’s medium-haul renewal.</div> <p><a href="https://atwonline.com/airframes/air-france-evaluate-a380-replacements" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://atwonline.com/airframes/air-france-evaluate-a380-replacements#comments Airframes Daily News ATW On-Location ATW Plus Mon, 09 Sep 2019 19:33:00 +0000 315757 at https://atwonline.com <p>Air France A380</p> Rob Finlayson Icelandair challenged by continued MAX grounding https://atwonline.com/airlines/icelandair-challenged-continued-max-grounding <div class="node-body article-body">All-Boeing operator Icelandair has acknowledged the Boeing 737 MAX grounding as a “big challenge,” impacting the carrier’s financial performance, operational planning and efficiency.</div> <p><a href="https://atwonline.com/airlines/icelandair-challenged-continued-max-grounding" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://atwonline.com/airlines/icelandair-challenged-continued-max-grounding#comments Airlines Daily News ATW On-Location ATW Plus Mon, 09 Sep 2019 14:00:00 +0000 315751 at https://atwonline.com Rob Finlayson Air France voices interest in Aigle Azur as rescue plan sought https://atwonline.com/airlines/air-france-voices-interest-aigle-azur-rescue-plan-sought <div class="node-body article-body">Air France has expressed an interest in French leisure carrier Aigle Azur, which is suspending flight operations in the face of financial and operational difficulties.</div> <p><a href="https://atwonline.com/airlines/air-france-voices-interest-aigle-azur-rescue-plan-sought" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://atwonline.com/airlines/air-france-voices-interest-aigle-azur-rescue-plan-sought#comments Airlines Daily News ATW On-Location ATW Plus Fri, 06 Sep 2019 17:51:00 +0000 315746 at https://atwonline.com <p>Aigle Azur Airbus A320 at Paris Orly Airport</p> Rob Finlayson