Published on June 8th, 2015 | by Trevor Buckley0
Daily Aviation Brief – 08/06/2015
AP-BMC Airbus A320-232 c/n 2496 Shaheen Air International Delivered Indianapolis-Goose Bay-Dublin 06/05/15 ex EI-EWO.
ER-AXL Airbus A319-112 c/n 2849 Air Moldova Delivered Dublin-Chișinău 05/06/15 ex EI-FFY.
LY-ONJ Airbus A320-214 c/n 4203 Small Planet Airlines Ferried Jersey-Porto 03/06/15 on summer-lease to Privilege Style ex EI-ONJ.
OK-MEJ Airbus A320-214 c/n 3097 CSA Czech Airlines Ferried Prague-Ostrava 04/06/15 for paint into all white prior delivery to Pakistan International as AP-BLT.
Flying In Ireland News:
Dublin based ASL group drives future growth with launch of European Airline brand
Global Aviation News:
AirAsia X starts to see improvements following capacity cuts. Full recovery could hinge on MAS
Alitalia unveils new brand identity and livery
Azores’ SATA Internacional set for first A330
Bidders make improved offers for Portugal’s TAP airline
Boeing Plans 777 Production Cut Before 777X Assembly – Pros And Cons
Boeing predicts both strong air traffic and plane sales this year
Boeing to Offer Aircraft Financing If Trade Bank Shuts
Critical for Changi Airport and SIA to join hands
Delta’s Unorthodox Fix-It Man Is Feuding With Rivals Again
Emirates president rebuffs Chicago mayor in subsidies row
Etihad Airways Challenges Suppliers To Transform, Innovate And Collaborate At Annual Vendor Symposium
Europe’s Top Airlines to Spend Billions in Battle to Win Back Passengers
How Iceland’s airlines have helped spur a tourism boom, lifting its battered economy back to health
IATA: New airline chiefs take up big challenges
Iberia opens a base in Barcelona with 57 pilots and crew [Spanish]
JetBlue Defends Open Skies, Calls For Regular Reviews of Joint Ventures
Mayors lead Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport mission to European destinations
More trouble for Norwegian Air
Oman Air wary subsidy row may ripple through Gulf
Qantas Torn as Boeing Dreamliner Risks Spoiling Escape From Junk
Romania starts talks to sell stake in state-controlled airline
Vueling Enter Its 11th Summer Season Operating More than 700 Daily Flights
Read more: http://www.aviator.aero/press_releases/23522
Irish Aviation News:
Aer Lingus traffic up 1.5pc in May
Aircraft leasing activities to distort trade figures, says ESRI
American Airlines’ VP hints at year round Shannon service
Avolon Delivers an Airbus 320-200 to Pegasus Airlines
Read more: http://www.aviator.aero/press_releases/23541
Avolon Delivers One Boeing 737-800 Aircraft to Malindo Air
Read more: http://www.aviator.aero/press_releases/23540
EI-FIN Boeing 737-8AS Ryanair First Flight
EI-FIO Boeing 737-8AS Ryanair First Flight
Flybe service from Cork to Cardiff to start on 6 June
Flying the friendly skies
Irish Aviation Authority invests in EMM with B-Connected
Irish Open makes for busy time for high-flying Ian
NI airports struggle to land Germany routes
Record Passenger Numbers In May At Dublin Airport
Ryanair does not see cost-effectiveness of introducing the line Osijek – Dublin [Croatian]
Ryanair increases flights to Copenhagen
Ryanair launched flights from Glasgow to Crete
Shannon’s transatlantic milestone to be marked by airshow
TRAVEL Extra’s Sunday Supplement: 10 airports join the queue for pre-clearance
United Airlines launches non-stop Dublin to Chicago route
Irish Aviation Research Institute ™ Blog Posts:
Connectivity enhanced at Dublin Airport as four new services commence: http://bit.ly/1Gf4CZ6
Irish Commercial Aircraft Update 06-06-15: http://bit.ly/1FA0EXp
Ireland Aviation, Tourism and Travel Twitter List Updated 6th June : http://bit.ly/IvEsHB
Ryanair announces significant Spanish expansion as claws back market share: http://bit.ly/1KgmVyN
Tweets of the day:
@etainkidney CDG airport waiting for transfer… PlayStation booths, music chairs, plug sockets beside comfy chairs. It’s basically nicer than my gaf.
@winglets747 Etihad CEO James Hogan about its investment in Alitalia going forward: “We have no legacy. We are not involved with the past”.
@winglets747 Philippine Airlines London load factor 60-65%. Considering triangulating London with Rome.
@winglets747 How serious is Ryanair about improving? There’s an acronym: AGB. (Always Getting Better).
@winglets747 Ryanair considering interlines within 5 years. Airports are asking for it – and could give incentives?.
Today’s Video Picks:
ALITALIA – A NEW BEGINNING
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