Karen Walker

Air Transport World Editor-in-Chief and Group Air Transport Editor-in-Chief

Washington, DC

Summary

Karen Walker is Air Transport World Editor-in-Chief and Group Air Transport Editor-in-Chief. She joined ATW in 2013 and oversees the editorial content and direction of ATW and Routes publications.

Karen serves on the board of directors of the International Aviation Club of Washington and was the IAC’s President in 2017-2018.

Karen has been writing about the aerospace and air transport industries for more than 35 years and is a recognized authority and commenter on the airline industry. She is a regular speaker and moderator at aviation events worldwide and a commentator on radio and TV news programs. In 2019, she was a judge and a presenter for IATA’s inaugural diversity awards.

Based in Washington D.C., she gained her degree in journalism in the U.K. and is a multiple winner of the Royal Aeronautical Society’s aerospace journalism awards.

Articles

Report: FAA certification process effective, but can be enhanced

By Karen Walker Feb 21, 2020
Report finds US regulatory agency’s certification processes are sound, but there is room for improvement.
Air Transport

Five experts who reviewed FAA certification procedures

By Karen Walker Feb 21, 2020
Lee Moak (co-chair): Moak is founder and CEO of Washington DC-based consultancy and advocacy company The Moak Group. A former US Marine Corps and…
Air Transport

U.S. DOT Seeks To Refine Airline ‘Unfair Practice’ Definitions

By Karen Walker Feb 20, 2020
The U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) is looking to clarify its definition of what constitutes unfair and deceptive practices by an airline or ticket agent—a move likely to be welcomed by airlines.
Air Transport

 

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