Commercial Aviation http://aviationweek.com/taxonomy/term/7357/more en Should pilots have a separate medical certification for the night shift? http://aviationweek.com/blog/should-pilots-have-separate-medical-certification-night-shift <div class="node-body blog-body">A run of the mill runway excursion at the Malmo airport in Sweden early this year brought to light an interesting question - should pilots have to undergo regular screening for their physiological aptitude for the graveyard shift.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/thingswithwings">Things With Wings</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/blog/should-pilots-have-separate-medical-certification-night-shift" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/blog/should-pilots-have-separate-medical-certification-night-shift#comments Commercial Aviation Regulatory & Safety Things With Wings Fri, 19 Dec 2014 13:57:00 +0000 1239691 at http://aviationweek.com What's In Store For The A380? http://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/whats-store-a380 <div class="node-body article-body">Indecision by company executives about the A380’s future mirrors uncertainty about prospects for its market. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/whats-store-a380" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/whats-store-a380#comments Commercial Aviation Commercial Global Fri, 19 Dec 2014 09:00:00 +0000 1236451 at http://aviationweek.com Emirates Photo Contest Entries: Editor’s Picks - Selfies (And People And Animals) http://aviationweek.com/galleries/photo-contest-entries-editor-s-picks-selfies-and-people-and-animals <div class="node-body gallery-body">Each day for two weeks we are showcasing a selection of entries from our Annual Photo Contest. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/galleries/photo-contest-entries-editor-s-picks-selfies-and-people-and-animals" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/galleries/photo-contest-entries-editor-s-picks-selfies-and-people-and-animals#comments Commercial Aviation Galleries Defense Fri, 19 Dec 2014 05:09:00 +0000 1235401 at http://aviationweek.com Supplier Choices Reveal 777X Flight-Deck Characteristics http://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/supplier-choices-reveal-777x-flight-deck-characteristics <div class="node-body article-body">Boeing’s selection of two suppliers for key elements of the 777X avionics system and digital backbone means the status quo for some 787 providers and a changing of the guard for others. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/supplier-choices-reveal-777x-flight-deck-characteristics" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/supplier-choices-reveal-777x-flight-deck-characteristics#comments Commercial Aviation MRO AWIN Commercial North America Thu, 18 Dec 2014 09:00:00 +0000 1239001 at http://aviationweek.com Credit: Boeing Rolls-Royce, Airbus Near A380neo Agreement http://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/rolls-royce-airbus-near-a380neo-agreement <div class="field-deck"> Rolls-Royce is strongly supporting plans for the A380neo and the potential A380-900 stretch </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Airbus is accelerating its studies of an upgraded A380 and appears to be closing on an initial agreement with Rolls-Royce.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/rolls-royce-airbus-near-a380neo-agreement" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/rolls-royce-airbus-near-a380neo-agreement#comments Commercial Aviation Technology AWIN Commercial Top Story - Home Commercial Aviation Top Stories Global Tue, 16 Dec 2014 10:22:00 +0000 1237011 at http://aviationweek.com Airbus Boeing 777X Avionics And Electrical Systems Awarded http://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/boeing-777x-avionics-and-electrical-systems-awarded <div class="node-body article-body">The contracts are the latest in a series of key 777X awards from Boeing which aims to complete firm configuration around mid-2015.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/boeing-777x-avionics-and-electrical-systems-awarded" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/boeing-777x-avionics-and-electrical-systems-awarded#comments Commercial Aviation Top Story - Home Commercial Aviation Top Stories Tue, 16 Dec 2014 10:00:00 +0000 1236821 at http://aviationweek.com ANA, Jetstar Japan Plan International Moves http://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/ana-jetstar-japan-plan-international-moves <div class="node-body article-body">Following its dramatic expansion at Tokyo Haneda this year, ANA is preparing for its next wave of international growth from the city’s Narita Airport. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/ana-jetstar-japan-plan-international-moves" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/ana-jetstar-japan-plan-international-moves#comments Commercial Aviation AWIN Commercial Asia Pacific Tue, 16 Dec 2014 09:00:00 +0000 1236361 at http://aviationweek.com joepriesaviation.net Fast-Growing Air Astana Eschews Alliances http://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/fast-growing-air-astana-eschews-alliances <div class="node-body article-body">Air Astana’s CEO says his airline does not want to become a “mega transfer business—every single airline does that and yields are very low.” </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/fast-growing-air-astana-eschews-alliances" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/fast-growing-air-astana-eschews-alliances#comments Commercial Aviation AWIN Commercial Europe Tue, 16 Dec 2014 09:00:00 +0000 1236421 at http://aviationweek.com <p>Air Astana deploys its Embraer E-190s on regional routes in a two-class configuration.&nbsp;</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <div> &nbsp;</div> Michael Ing/airlinersgallery.com Startup Surf Air Wants To Expand To Texas, Florida http://aviationweek.com/airlines-airports/startup-surf-air-wants-expand-texas-florida <div class="node-body article-body">California’s Surf Air is seeking to extend its scheduled business-jet service model to other large states—but are those markets ready for what company founders have called the “Netflix of aviation?”</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/airlines-airports/startup-surf-air-wants-expand-texas-florida" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/airlines-airports/startup-surf-air-wants-expand-texas-florida#comments Airlines & Airports Operations AWIN Commercial North America Tue, 16 Dec 2014 09:00:00 +0000 1236461 at http://aviationweek.com Brian Sumers/AW&ST Airbus Delivers First EC175s To NHV http://aviationweek.com/equipment-technology/airbus-delivers-first-ec175s-nhv <div class="node-body article-body">The EC175 is finally in service, but is it facing an uphill struggle for more sales?</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/equipment-technology/airbus-delivers-first-ec175s-nhv" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/equipment-technology/airbus-delivers-first-ec175s-nhv#comments Equipment & Technology AWIN Commercial Europe Tue, 16 Dec 2014 09:00:00 +0000 1236471 at http://aviationweek.com Airbus Helicopters