Published on June 23rd, 2015 | by Trevor Buckley0
Daily Aviation Brief – 23/06/2015
EI-DSY Airbus A320-216 c/n 3666 Air One ferried Rome Fiumicino-Manchester 22/06/15 for paint into Alitalia colours.
LN-LNE Boeing 787-8 c/n 34796 Norwegian Longhaul Re-registered and in service 17/06/15 Copenhagen-New York JFK-Copenhagen ex EI-LNE.
N167CR Boeing 757-2G5 c/n 26278 AerCap ferried Seletar-Guam-Honolulu-Goodyear 18/19-06/15 for PCF-conversion, for SF Airlines.
Flying In Ireland News:
Thomson Airways brings Boeing 787 ‘Dreamliner’ to Dublin
Global Aviation News:
Air Berlin eyes all-Airbus fleet by the end of next year
Air Peace Grows Fleet, To Resume Port -Harcourt Operations
Alitalia overhaul gathers pace with unveiling of new Economy, Premium Economy and Business class cabins
Air NZ sells Safe Air subsidiary to Airbus; no jobs losses expected
An unlikely marriage
Read more: http://atwonline.com/blog/unlikely-marriage
Cardiff Aviation to launch new EASA-compliant ‘airline in a box’
CSA Czech Airlines to resume flights to UK in July
easyJet refusing to be rushed into onboard connectivity investment
Hammad: Flybe turnaround program “absolutely on track”
Norwegian Air admits mistakes
The Boeing 747 Jumbo Jet Gets a New Lease on Life
Irish Aviation News:
Air India disaster: 30th anniversary Terror and tragedy on Flight 182
Bocomm hires new executive for Irish office
Call for UK-type fund to back routes from rural airports
IAG formally sets out bid to Aer Lingus shareholders
Omega Aerial Refueling Services and Wasabi Rabbit Launch New Marketing Relationship
Paul Sweeney: It is not too late to change course on Aer Lingus
Plane makes emergency landing at Cork Airport
Ryanair Clashes With Denmark Over Labor Laws
Ryanair extends Podgorica flights
Ryanair in talks to serve Tunisia
300 travellers forced to sleep on Belfast airport floor as United Airlines flight diverted due to disruptive passenger
Irish Aviation Research Institute ™ Blog Posts:
Irish Commercial Aircraft Update 20-06-15: http://bit.ly/1Ir0i67
Ireland leveraging its aviation experience to drive unprecedented growth: http://bit.ly/1IsktAw
Tweets of the day:
@e_russell “We’re excited to return to the Haneda market with daily year-round service from our Los Angeles hub,” says @AmericanAir…
@e_russell @Delta says its not “commercially feasible” to fly SEA-HND daily 365 days/year, in DOT filing. @AmericanAir has backup authority for freq.
@Grandpois We are close to getting an AOC in Zambia and Zimbabwe for @fastjet CEO Ed Winter tells #avaf15 -“But I am not putting a deadline on it”.
@mohamedrahma #avaf15 Paul Griffiths CEO Dubai Airports: think big, think different, very inspirational indeed.
@RunwayGirl Some 83% of passengers travel with a smartphone and 15% travel with at least three personal electronic devices.
@winglets747 Many countries are itchy for more air passengers. UK’s approach seems to be to kill demand rather than find solution.
Today’s Video Picks:
Airbus A320 U.S. Manufacturing Facility: Employee training
ATRS: Advanced Teleportation Reality System – Day 5 highlights
Paris Air Show Wrap: Wow! Boeing Innovation Leads the Way at Le Bourget
SWISS prepares to integrate the C Series aircraft into its fleet!
Tony Ryan, the man behind Ryanair -Ryan Legacy | RTÉ One | Tuesday 23 June 9.35pm