Published on July 23rd, 2015 | by Alan Dwyer0
Daily Aviation Brief – 23/07/2015
EI-FKG Airbus A320-214 c/n 967 Small Planet Airlines Delivered Shanghai-Anchorage-Goose Bay-Dublin 21-22/07/15 to become LY-SPF.
EI-FLT Airbus A330-343 c/n 1592 Intrepid Aviation Partners Ferried Toulouse-Montréal 22/07/15.
EI-IMH Airbus A319-112 c/n 2101 Alitalia In Service Naples-Rome Fiumicino 20/07/15 after paint into new colours.
EI-IMI Airbus A319-112 c/n 1745 Alitalia In Service Rome Fiumicino-Naples 20/07/15 prior paint into new colours.
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Flying In Ireland News:
Airbus brings their new A.350WXB to Dublin
Emergency Aeromedical Support Service (EAS) established on a permanent basis
State Visit by the President of Germany Joacahim Gauck
Global Aviation News:
AEI Delivers 3rd B737-400SF to Cargoair
Read more: http://www.aviator.aero/press_releases/24345
Air Berlin plans to cut 200 pilot jobs: Report
Airberlin remains cautious on capacity, eyes MRO synergies
Air Malta directs questions on China talks and Turkish Airlines to Tourism Ministry
Airbus’ Runway Overrun Prevention System (ROPS) certified by EASA on A330 Family
Read more: http://www.aviator.aero/press_releases/24322
Airbus studying A350 production rates higher than 13 per month
Bosnian regulator suspends B&H Air’s AOC for 90 days
Canada concludes new air transport agreements with Nigeria, Mali and Oman
Read more: http://www.aviator.aero/press_releases/24329
EasyJet Says Summer Sales to Spur Gain in Full-Year Earnings
FedEx orders 50 Boeing 767-300 freighters in deal worth $9.97 billion at list prices
FedEx Express Plans to Acquire 50 Additional Boeing 767-300F Aircraft
Read more: http://www.aviator.aero/press_releases/24344
Finland’s Blue1 to end B717 operations in November
Flybe continues to grow
Flybe says fleet restructuring to cost up to £80m
Foreign carriers eye AirAsia X stock
Hawaiian Holdings, Inc. Announces Plans to Expand Cargo Service with Purchase of Three ATR 72 Aircraft for ‘Ohana by Hawaiian Interisland Network
Read more: http://www.aviator.aero/press_releases/24343
KLM welcomes record number of passengers
Read more: http://www.aviator.aero/press_releases/24328
Luxair to dispose of ERJ-145 fleet by mid-2016
TAP Portugal´s full circle. A350-800, A350 XWB and A330neo
Turkish Airlines to launch flights to Cancun, Mexico
UIA asked the European Commission to make a strong contribution to the conclusion procedure for the Common Aviation Area Agreement
Read more: http://www.aviator.aero/press_releases/24312
Irish Aviation News:
Avolon Delivers an Airbus A321-200 to Vueling Airlines
Read more: http://www.aviator.aero/press_releases/24359
Avolon Delivers a Boeing 737-800 to Hainan Airlines
Read more: http://www.aviator.aero/press_releases/24340
Come fly with me: Aviation boss Chris Browne on her career which has reached dizzying heights
GE Capital Aviation Services Delivers Leased Boeing 737-700 to VRG Linhas Aéreas S.A.
Read more: http://www.aviator.aero/press_releases/24364
It’s Chocks Away As Festival Of Flights Gets Set To Boost Local Businesses
Irish holiday budgets on the rise, with Spain our top destination – survey
Ryanair bans duty-free alcohol on UK to Ibiza flights
Irish Aviation Research Institute ™ Blog Posts:
An Isle of Man registered Learjet 40 now based at Dublin Airport: http://bit.ly/1K6HVtn
Emirates Airlines 100th Boeing 777 aircraft visits Dublin Airport: http://bit.ly/1DeXfMw
Irish Commercial Aircraft Update 11-07-15: http://bit.ly/1GdCvF1
Irish Commercial Aircraft Update 18-07-15: http://bit.ly/1MgJhlz
Tweets of the day:
@AerLingus @milseogmhilis Darragh, we will be unable to reply in Chinese. Apologies.
@conormcmahon #JFK airport is building an animal terminal called the Ark.
@joesentme Why did IAG buy Aer Lingus? Insider says minimum 20-year wait for more Heathrow space will essentially make Dublin “London’s third airport”.
@Kev_Andrew Aer Lingus rolling out a business product on short haul would be big news, a major change in direction. Unsure of the ‘Aer Space’ name.
@ShannonAirport Shannon is the only airport on @wildatlanticway with a direct connection to @united hubs in Newark and Chicago #meetonthewaw.
@winglets747 Air France says in Los Echos only 50% of long-haul routes are profitable. Target is 80%(!) but without union compromises, route reduction.
@winglets747 United Airlines CEO Jeff Smisek says the A380 is “a product for state-subsidised airlines, or airlines that have it and wish they didn’t”.
Today’s Video Picks:
China Southern Airlines A380 landing during a beautiful sunrise at schiphol airport!
Farewell to RIAT – Flypast 2015
Finnair Airbus A350 XWB cabin | Finnair
WELCOME TO OUR WORLD – BREITLING
1st Vietnam Airlines 787-9 Dreamliner Takes Off & Returns w/ RAT Deployed @ KPAE Paine Field