Commercial Aviation http://aviationweek.com/taxonomy/term/7357/more en Airlines Praise Airbus A320neo Performance, But Engine Issues Remain http://aviationweek.com/new-civil-aircraft/airlines-praise-airbus-a320neo-performance-engine-issues-remain <div class="field-deck"> The new Airbus narrowbody exceeds performance targets, but engine troubles have not yet been overcome </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Operators are impressed by the fuel savings achieved a year after entering service. But the PW1100G engine is still causing problems, and fixes are pending.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/new-civil-aircraft/airlines-praise-airbus-a320neo-performance-engine-issues-remain" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/new-civil-aircraft/airlines-praise-airbus-a320neo-performance-engine-issues-remain#comments New Civil Aircraft Aviation Week & Space Technology Commercial Aviation Technology A320neo In-Service Report AWST Global Fri, 24 Mar 2017 08:20:00 +0000 1600671 at http://aviationweek.com Opinion: The Uneven Progress Of Women In Aerospace http://aviationweek.com/space/opinion-uneven-progress-women-aerospace <div class="node-body article-body">Women have made great inroads in aerospace finance and management, but they remain woefully underrepresented on the technical side of the industry.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/space/opinion-uneven-progress-women-aerospace" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/space/opinion-uneven-progress-women-aerospace#comments Editorial Workforce Future Leaders Aviation Week & Space Technology Commercial Aviation Defense Space AW.com Viewpoint North America Fri, 24 Mar 2017 08:15:00 +0000 1600651 at http://aviationweek.com Electronics Ban Highlights Safety Versus Security Trade-offs http://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/electronics-ban-highlights-safety-versus-security-trade-offs <div class="node-body article-body">By requiring laptops and other devices with lithium-ion batteries to be put in cargo holds, the Homeland Security Department may be setting up a “perfect storm” of conditions that could lead to an uncontrollable fire.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/electronics-ban-highlights-safety-versus-security-trade-offs" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/electronics-ban-highlights-safety-versus-security-trade-offs#comments Aviation Week & Space Technology Commercial Aviation Commercial Aviation Top Stories Safety AWST Global Fri, 24 Mar 2017 08:12:00 +0000 1600661 at http://aviationweek.com DeshaCam/Shutterstock Beijing Influence Rising In Russo-Chinese Widebody Program http://aviationweek.com/new-civil-aircraft/beijing-influence-rising-russo-chinese-widebody-program <div class="field-deck"> A proposed Russo-Chinese airliner looks more and more Sino-Russian </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The Lrwbca is supposed to be a 50:50 split, but the headquarters and engineering team will be in Shanghai, the project leader and possibly the engine Chinese.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/new-civil-aircraft/beijing-influence-rising-russo-chinese-widebody-program" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/new-civil-aircraft/beijing-influence-rising-russo-chinese-widebody-program#comments New Civil Aircraft Aviation Week & Space Technology Commercial Aviation Commercial Aviation Asia Pacific AWST Europe Fri, 24 Mar 2017 08:05:00 +0000 1600551 at http://aviationweek.com Electronics Ban: Ultimately Everyone Will Lose http://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/electronics-ban-ultimately-everyone-will-lose <div class="node-body article-body">The questionable logic that banning laptops from some aircraft cabins makes flying more secure could actually jeopardize passenger safety.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/electronics-ban-ultimately-everyone-will-lose" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/electronics-ban-ultimately-everyone-will-lose#comments Airline Intel Aviation Week & Space Technology Commercial Aviation Airline Intel AW.com Global photograph Fri, 24 Mar 2017 08:00:00 +0000 1600701 at http://aviationweek.com Dubai Airports Who Is Operating The Airbus A320neo? http://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/who-operating-airbus-a320neo <div class="node-body gallery-body">Twenty airlines around the world are operating the first 88 A320neos that Airbus has delivered to date. </div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/who-operating-airbus-a320neo" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/who-operating-airbus-a320neo#comments Galleries Commercial Aviation AWST Fri, 24 Mar 2017 08:00:00 +0000 1600601 at http://aviationweek.com Podcast: Electronics Ban Could Cost Gulf Carriers http://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/podcast-electronics-ban-could-cost-gulf-carriers <div class="node-body video-body">Aviation Week editors discuss whether the electronics ban will actually accomplish its security goals and how the new rules could cost the Persian Gulf airlines business traffic.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/podcast-electronics-ban-could-cost-gulf-carriers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/podcast-electronics-ban-could-cost-gulf-carriers#comments Podcast Aviation Week & Space Technology Commercial Aviation Thu, 23 Mar 2017 08:00:00 +0000 1600251 at http://aviationweek.com SmartSky Set For Network Buildout Sprint http://aviationweek.com/business-aviation/smartsky-set-network-buildout-sprint <div class="node-body article-body">Critics said it couldn’t be done, but SmartSky has proven how to make use of unlicensed spectrum to provide aircraft with 4G connectivity that’s down to Earth. </div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/business-aviation/smartsky-set-network-buildout-sprint" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/business-aviation/smartsky-set-network-buildout-sprint#comments Connected Aerospace Aviation Week & Space Technology Business Aviation Commercial Aviation Technology Commercial Aviation AWST North America Thu, 23 Mar 2017 08:00:00 +0000 1599501 at http://aviationweek.com SmartSky Networks Brexit Could Decide Future Of European 'Clean Sky 3' http://aviationweek.com/technology/brexit-could-decide-future-european-clean-sky-3 <div class="node-body article-body">Planning for Europe’s next multiyear aeronautical research program will overlap with negotiations on the UK’s exit from the European Union.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/technology/brexit-could-decide-future-european-clean-sky-3" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/technology/brexit-could-decide-future-european-clean-sky-3#comments Aviation Week & Space Technology Commercial Aviation Technology Technology AWST Europe Thu, 23 Mar 2017 08:00:00 +0000 1599441 at http://aviationweek.com Airbus Elevator Malfunctions In MD-83’s Rejected Takeoff http://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/elevator-malfunctions-md-83-s-rejected-takeoff <div class="node-body article-body">Ameristar Jet Charter pilots attempting to takeoff March 8 from the Willow Run Airport in Michigan were not able to lift the nose of the aircraft at the 152-kt. takeoff speed, due to a jammed right elevator.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/elevator-malfunctions-md-83-s-rejected-takeoff" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/elevator-malfunctions-md-83-s-rejected-takeoff#comments Commercial Aviation AW.com Commercial Aviation Top Stories Safety Wed, 22 Mar 2017 18:50:00 +0000 1599401 at http://aviationweek.com Jon Sanderson