ATW On-Location https://atwonline.com/taxonomy/term/7456/more en MRO Americas: WestJet reshuffles cabin mods to manage MAX groundings https://atwonline.com/mro/mro-americas-westjet-reshuffles-cabin-mods-manage-max-groundings <div class="node-body article-body">Canadian LCC WestJet Airline is managing the Boeing 737 MAX grounding in part by re-shuffling its cabin-modification schedule, pulling 737 Next Generation (NG) models out of planned upgrade lines and subbing in MAXs. </div> <p><a href="https://atwonline.com/mro/mro-americas-westjet-reshuffles-cabin-mods-manage-max-groundings" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://atwonline.com/mro/mro-americas-westjet-reshuffles-cabin-mods-manage-max-groundings#comments Daily News ATW On-Location MRO Thu, 11 Apr 2019 19:59:00 +0000 312551 at https://atwonline.com <p>WestJet Boeing 737 MAX 8</p> Rob Finlayson MRO Americas: Frontier Airlines rolls out iPads for maintenance https://atwonline.com/mro/mro-americas-frontier-airlines-rolls-out-ipads-maintenance <div class="node-body article-body">Frontier Airlines is in the process of implementing e-mobility across its maintenance group. </div> <p><a href="https://atwonline.com/mro/mro-americas-frontier-airlines-rolls-out-ipads-maintenance" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://atwonline.com/mro/mro-americas-frontier-airlines-rolls-out-ipads-maintenance#comments Daily News ATW On-Location MRO Thu, 11 Apr 2019 14:30:00 +0000 312421 at https://atwonline.com MRO Americas: MAX groundings to have aftermarket ramifications https://atwonline.com/mro/mro-americas-max-groundings-have-aftermarket-ramifications <div class="node-body article-body">The unexpected removal of more than 400 new narrowbodies from the global fleet via the Boeing 737 MAX grounding is sure to have repercussions in the aftermarket, but predicting them is proving challenging.</div> <p><a href="https://atwonline.com/mro/mro-americas-max-groundings-have-aftermarket-ramifications" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://atwonline.com/mro/mro-americas-max-groundings-have-aftermarket-ramifications#comments Daily News ATW On-Location MRO Wed, 10 Apr 2019 20:30:00 +0000 312361 at https://atwonline.com MRO Americas: Collins aims for 20 production-ready metal parts in 2019 https://atwonline.com/mro/mro-americas-collins-aims-20-production-ready-metal-parts-2019 <div class="node-body article-body">Collins Aerospace is taking the next step with its aerospace additive manufacturing activity, with aspirations to develop 20 production-ready metal parts in 2019, according to executive director-additive design and manufacturing Paula Hay.</div> <p><a href="https://atwonline.com/mro/mro-americas-collins-aims-20-production-ready-metal-parts-2019" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://atwonline.com/mro/mro-americas-collins-aims-20-production-ready-metal-parts-2019#comments Daily News ATW On-Location MRO Wed, 10 Apr 2019 19:23:00 +0000 312291 at https://atwonline.com Routes Europe 2019: EasyJet ‘turns Berlin orange’ https://atwonline.com/airports-routes/routes-europe-2019-easyjet-turns-berlin-orange <div class="node-body article-body">A rapid expansion effort and high-profile brand campaign is “turning Berlin orange” since European ultra-LCC easyJet—famous for its bright orange livery—acquired the Tegel Airport assets of former airline airberlin.</div> <p><a href="https://atwonline.com/airports-routes/routes-europe-2019-easyjet-turns-berlin-orange" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://atwonline.com/airports-routes/routes-europe-2019-easyjet-turns-berlin-orange#comments Daily News ATW On-Location Airports & Routes Wed, 10 Apr 2019 17:16:00 +0000 312251 at https://atwonline.com <p>EasyJet Airbus A319</p> Rob Finlayson Routes Europe 2019: Warsaw remains key to LOT’s network growth https://atwonline.com/airports-routes/routes-europe-2019-warsaw-remains-key-lot-s-network-growth <div class="node-body article-body">LOT Polish Airlines will launch a number of new long-haul routes this year, including Warsaw-Miami in June, but its strategy remains to focus on Central and Eastern European markets.</div> <p><a href="https://atwonline.com/airports-routes/routes-europe-2019-warsaw-remains-key-lot-s-network-growth" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://atwonline.com/airports-routes/routes-europe-2019-warsaw-remains-key-lot-s-network-growth#comments Daily News ATW On-Location Airports & Routes Wed, 10 Apr 2019 16:47:00 +0000 312241 at https://atwonline.com <p>LOT Polish Airlines Boeing 787-8</p> Rob Finlayson MRO Americas: Joint efforts needed to attract, retain mechanics https://atwonline.com/mro/mro-americas-joint-efforts-needed-attract-retain-mechanics <div class="node-body article-body">Airline maintenance operations, conscious of the need to keep the pipeline of technical workers flowing, are putting effort into attracting and retaining mechanics, but opportunities exist to expand efforts by combining them, a top Delta executive said.</div> <p><a href="https://atwonline.com/mro/mro-americas-joint-efforts-needed-attract-retain-mechanics" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://atwonline.com/mro/mro-americas-joint-efforts-needed-attract-retain-mechanics#comments Daily News ATW On-Location MRO Wed, 10 Apr 2019 14:52:00 +0000 312211 at https://atwonline.com MRO Americas: Spirit Airlines to expand fleet, upgrade interiors https://atwonline.com/mro/mro-americas-spirit-airlines-expand-fleet-upgrade-interiors <div class="node-body article-body">Spirit Airlines is planning a fleet expansion and is “in the market for a fleet order,” according to Spirit VP-technical operations Kirk Thornburg. </div> <p><a href="https://atwonline.com/mro/mro-americas-spirit-airlines-expand-fleet-upgrade-interiors" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://atwonline.com/mro/mro-americas-spirit-airlines-expand-fleet-upgrade-interiors#comments Daily News ATW On-Location MRO Wed, 10 Apr 2019 14:35:00 +0000 312201 at https://atwonline.com <p>Spirit Airlines Airbus A319</p> Rob Finlayson MRO Americas: Delta CEO is ‘confident’ Boeing, regulators will solve MAX issue https://atwonline.com/mro/mro-americas-delta-ceo-confident-boeing-regulators-will-solve-max-issue <div class="node-body article-body">Delta CEO Ed Bastian expressed confidence in the US aviation regulatory system in the wake of the Boeing 737 MAX crisis, calling industry-regulator partnerships key to achieving unprecedented safety levels.</div> <p><a href="https://atwonline.com/mro/mro-americas-delta-ceo-confident-boeing-regulators-will-solve-max-issue" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://atwonline.com/mro/mro-americas-delta-ceo-confident-boeing-regulators-will-solve-max-issue#comments Daily News ATW On-Location MRO Tue, 09 Apr 2019 18:15:00 +0000 312091 at https://atwonline.com <p>Delta CEO Ed Bastian&nbsp;</p> Delta Air Lines Routes Europe 2019: Europe’s TUI outlines MAX grounding costs https://atwonline.com/safety/routes-europe-2019-europe-s-tui-outlines-max-grounding-costs <div class="node-body article-body">European leisure airline TUI Group, which had 15 Boeing 737 MAX 8s in its fleet of 150 aircraft when the aircraft was grounded, expects the cost impact to be about $200 million assuming the MAXs will remain out of service through June.</div> <p><a href="https://atwonline.com/safety/routes-europe-2019-europe-s-tui-outlines-max-grounding-costs" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://atwonline.com/safety/routes-europe-2019-europe-s-tui-outlines-max-grounding-costs#comments Daily News ATW On-Location Safety Airports & Routes Tue, 09 Apr 2019 14:00:00 +0000 312041 at https://atwonline.com <p>TUI Boeing 737 MAX 8</p> Kurt Hofmann