Published on June 16th, 2015 | by Trevor Buckley0
Daily Aviation Brief – 16/06/2015
LN-LNC Boeing 787-8 c/n 34795 Norwegian Longhaul re-registered and positioned Copenhagen-London Gatwick 15/06/15 ex EI-LNC.
N810QC Boeing 737-348(QC) c/n 23810 Met International Ferried Norwich-Vnukovo 12/06/15 for full freighter conversion, for Air Incheon ex EI-BUE.
VP-BDL Airbus A320-232 c/n 2343 Ural Airlines Delivered Shannon-Koltsovo International Airport 12/06/15 ex M-ABIO.
Flying In Ireland News:
DCU Management (Aviation Leadership) Open Evening
Irish Historic Flight Foundation
Global Aviation News:
Airbus A320neo Tests to Resume Shortly After Engine Fix
Airbus U.S. Ready For First A320 Assembly
Boeing CEO: “We’ve Got Our Swagger Back”
Boeing Challenged by 757 Replacement Requirements
Boeing looking closely at an all-new jet for 2025
CFM commits to keeping LEAP maintenance costs at CFM56 levels
CSeries Exceeds Performance
Emirates CEO: Gulf airlines ‘too important’ to US economy to ground
Etihad Airways welcomes Europe’s aviation policy review
Flybe: FY2015 result goes down – and up – but shows progress with restructuring
How A Struggling Airline Is Aiding A Gulf Carrier’s Aggressive Expansion Plans
Minding the Gap: Boeing Readies the Transition into the 777X Program with an Enhanced 777-300ER
Newsweek special report: The future of aviation
PARIS: Honeywell debuts its 757 test aircraft
Partner for Air Malta even if the airline breaks even
Philippine Airlines will renew its long haul fleet with more 777-300ERs and potentially A350-900s
Report: Airlines Must Handle Infrastructure, Fuel Price and Talent to Meet Growing Demand
Sikorsky S-92 helicopter gets EASA Rig Approach certificate
United Airlines Criticized for Stranding Passengers at Remote Canadian Military Base
5 Things Insiders Are Watching for at the Paris Air Show
787 Program Update: Delivery and Dispatch Reliability Finally Catching Up with Demand
Irish Aviation News:
Aer Lingus Offering Onboard Tayto Crisp Sandwiches
AerCap Making The Best Of A Good Situation
Airline staff supplier Crewlink shows 10% rise in turnover
AWAS closes its first Asian Unsecured Revolving Credit Facility
Read more: http://www.aviator.aero/press_releases/23739
Danish employment case may test Ryanair’s better image campaign
GE Capital Aviation Services (GECAS) Announces Order for 60 Airbus A320neo Aircraft
RAF Leuchars Phantom to find new home in Northern Ireland
Ryanair, the stumbling IAG to acquire 100% of Aer Lingus [Spanish]
Successful COOPANS ATM System Upgrade Introduced At All 7 ACCs In Two Week Period
Swiss to Fly Dublin to Geneva from 26th June
Virgin Atlantic CEO: We’ll wait and see what our relationship with Aer Lingus will be
Irish Aviation Research Institute ™ Blog Posts:
DHL & Dublin Aerospace Plane Pull in aid of Aoibheann’s Pink Tie: http://bit.ly/1IasWIB
Irish Commercial Aircraft Update 13-06-15: http://bit.ly/1GABLyI
Norwegian Airlines transfer of Boeing 787s from Irish register continues as CEO makes fresh appeal for US DOT approval: http://bit.ly/1dFMWe6
Ryanair adds extra flights on Dublin to Chania route to meet overwhelming demand: http://bit.ly/1dCzZl6
Tweets of the day:
@jonostrower Swiss confirms CS100 will fly to London City at the end of 2016, early 2017. First route announced Feb/Mar 2016, EIS ~mid-2016. #PAS15.
@LARA_Editor The @EmbraerSA 195-E2 in HD layout can now go to 146 pax [previously announced as 144], says Luis Carlos Affonso. #PAS15.
@TheHUBRoutes An account has been set up to keep up to date on a “very boring Boeing” and one of the longest-running airline start-up stories… @747watch.
@winglets747 Execs of hotel groups including Hyatt, Hilton, InterContinental and Marriott write to US government in support of open skies w/ UAE & Qatar.
@winglets747 “We do not wish to return to an era of regulation” -letter to US government jointly signed by hotel executives about aviation open skies.
Today’s Video Picks:
Bombardier takes on Boeing and Airbus
B2 Stealth Bomber arrivals at RAF Fairford
Expect bigger market for A380 in future: CEO
Looking to re-energize sales: Bombardier CEO
Rockwell Collins CEO on airplane connectivity
The airline-leasing business is growing: CEO