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Satellite communications (satcom) provider Viasat and avionics manufacturer Teledyne Controls have partnered to support inflight streaming of flight deck data for airline operational and maintenance uses.
The expression “putting lipstick on a pig” comes to mind reading the US Partnership for Open & Fair Skies’ press release on the US-UAE joint government policy statement on their Open Skies agreement. Except it’s more gloss than lipstick.
The head of the TSA told US House lawmakers that the diversion of agency personnel to the US-Mexico border “will have no effect on aviation security whatsoever,” adding, “We have baseline aviation security that we do not go below.”
Turkish Do&Co, a joint venture between Turkish Airlines and Austria-based catering company Do&Co, operates the carrier's lounges at the new Istanbul Airport. ATW correspondent Kurt Hofmann brings you exclusive photos from a visit.