Commercial Aviation http://aviationweek.com/taxonomy/term/7357/more en Podcast: How Do We Keep Pilots From Crashing Planes? http://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/podcast-how-do-we-keep-pilots-crashing-planes <div class="node-body video-body">Aviation has become technically safer and safer. Is it now time to address the pilot as a safety concern?</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/podcast-how-do-we-keep-pilots-crashing-planes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/podcast-how-do-we-keep-pilots-crashing-planes#comments Podcast Commercial Aviation Fri, 27 Mar 2015 18:30:00 +0000 1280861 at http://aviationweek.com Germanwings Crash: Can Single-Pilot Operations Combat An Uncooperative Cockpit? http://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/germanwings-crash-can-single-pilot-operations-combat-uncooperative-cockpit <div class="node-body article-body">NASA and industry are making progress on the human factors aspects of a long-distance relationship between two pilots flying an airliner – one in the air and one on the ground.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/germanwings-crash-can-single-pilot-operations-combat-uncooperative-cockpit" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/germanwings-crash-can-single-pilot-operations-combat-uncooperative-cockpit#comments Commercial Aviation Fri, 27 Mar 2015 17:33:00 +0000 1280821 at http://aviationweek.com Editor's Picks: The Week In Aerospace & Defense http://aviationweek.com/technology/editors-picks-week-aerospace-defense <div class="node-body gallery-body">Our roundup of the week's top stories in aerospace and defense. </div> <div class="field-interstitial-ads-frequency"> <span>Interstitial Ads Frequency:&nbsp;</span> -1 </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/technology/editors-picks-week-aerospace-defense" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/technology/editors-picks-week-aerospace-defense#comments Commercial Aviation Defense Space Technology Fri, 27 Mar 2015 08:42:00 +0000 1280611 at http://aviationweek.com Pilot-Proofing Cockpits Takes Center Stage http://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/pilot-proofing-cockpits-takes-center-stage <div class="node-body article-body">Germanwings crash could spur a revival of technology solutions to scuttle deliberate pilot, passenger actions to down an aircraft.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/pilot-proofing-cockpits-takes-center-stage" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/pilot-proofing-cockpits-takes-center-stage#comments Commercial Aviation AWST-Commercial12 Commercial Aviation Global Fri, 27 Mar 2015 08:00:00 +0000 1280471 at http://aviationweek.com Germanwings Crash Spurs Debate About Cockpit Procedures http://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/germanwings-crash-spurs-debate-about-cockpit-procedures <div class="node-body article-body">Investigators of downed Germanwings find that the first officer “deliberately crashed” the Airbus A320 into the side of a mountain; debates about psychological oversight of pilots and cockpit access are already beginning. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/germanwings-crash-spurs-debate-about-cockpit-procedures" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/germanwings-crash-spurs-debate-about-cockpit-procedures#comments Commercial Aviation AWST-Commercial12 Commercial Aviation Global Fri, 27 Mar 2015 08:00:00 +0000 1280451 at http://aviationweek.com Finmeccanica Reassesses ATR And SuperJet Investments http://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/finmeccanica-reassesses-atr-and-superjet-investments <div class="node-body article-body">CEO Mauro Moretti is grappling with the Italian group’s debt in a bid to restore Finmeccanica to profitability by the end of this decade. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/finmeccanica-reassesses-atr-and-superjet-investments" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/finmeccanica-reassesses-atr-and-superjet-investments#comments Commercial Aviation AWST AWST-Commercial12 Commercial Aviation Europe Fri, 27 Mar 2015 08:00:00 +0000 1280341 at http://aviationweek.com Clean Sky 2 Further Focuses European Aeronautics Research http://aviationweek.com/technology/clean-sky-2-further-focuses-european-aeronautics-research <div class="field-deck"> Europe sets sights on 2050 targets for civil aviation with Clean Sky 2 research program </div> <div class="node-body article-body">How well the Clean Sky 2 research program balances near- and long-term technologies could prove crucial to Europe’s civil-aircraft industry</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/technology/clean-sky-2-further-focuses-european-aeronautics-research" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/technology/clean-sky-2-further-focuses-european-aeronautics-research#comments Commercial Aviation Technology AWST AWST-Commercial12 AWST-Technology12 Civil Aircraft Advances Global Fri, 27 Mar 2015 08:00:00 +0000 1279931 at http://aviationweek.com Rolls-Royce Opinion: Air Transport Needs Better Dispute Settlement Process http://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/opinion-air-transport-needs-better-dispute-settlement-process <div class="field-deck"> ETS, ‘fair competition’ disputes show that air transport lacks an effective settlement process </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><p>The world of air transport has experienced two major disputes that have led to fierce discussions bordering on open hostility, serious threats and tensions that have not been easy to overcome. First the European Commission (EC) tried to impose its view of how aviation should tackle the increase of CO<sub>2</sub> emissions on the rest of the industry and was stopped only at the last minute when it became clear a trade war would be unavoidable. Then European and U.S. airlines launched a massive anti-Gulf carrier campaign.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/opinion-air-transport-needs-better-dispute-settlement-process" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/opinion-air-transport-needs-better-dispute-settlement-process#comments Airline Intel Commercial Aviation Airline Intel AWST AWST-Commercial12 Global Fri, 27 Mar 2015 08:00:00 +0000 1279791 at http://aviationweek.com All-Business-Class La Compagnie To Expand To London http://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/all-business-class-la-compagnie-expand-london <div class="node-body article-body">The new French carrier has 55-65% load factors between Newark and Paris—so why will it soon fly to London?</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/all-business-class-la-compagnie-expand-london" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/all-business-class-la-compagnie-expand-london#comments Commercial Aviation AWST AWST-Commercial12 Commercial Aviation Europe North America Fri, 27 Mar 2015 08:00:00 +0000 1279781 at http://aviationweek.com La Compagnie EcoDemonstrator Testing Steps Up http://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/ecodemonstrator-testing-steps <div class="field-deck"> Boeing maintains test tempo as 757 becomes latest ecoDemonstrator </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Boeing assesses 787 ecoDemonstrator results as 757 debuts to focus on aerodynamic tests </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/ecodemonstrator-testing-steps" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/ecodemonstrator-testing-steps#comments Commercial Aviation Technology AWST AWST-Commercial12 AWST-Technology12 Civil Aircraft Advances North America Fri, 27 Mar 2015 08:00:00 +0000 1279521 at http://aviationweek.com Boeing