Published on July 27th, 2015 | by Alan Dwyer0
Daily Aviation Brief – 27/07/2015
EI-DSJ Airbus A320-216 c/n 3295 Alitalia Ferried Rome Fiumicino-Dublin 25/07/15 for Congo Airways.
G-PRPB DHC8-402 c/n 4333 Flybe Ferried Exeter-Dublin 27/07/15 for paint.
9Q-CLU Airbus A320-216 c/n 3362 Congo Airways rolled out Eirtech Aviation Dublin 24/07/15 ex EI-DSM.
Global Aviation News:
Aeroflot on track to reach Strategy 2025 goals ahead of schedule
Read more: http://www.aviator.aero/press_releases/24383
Air France-KLM Financial Year 2015: First Half results
Read more: http://www.aviator.aero/press_releases/24385
Air France to Extend Seat, Route Cuts After Profit Decline
American Airlines Group Reports 2Q 2015 Earnings; Highest Quarterly Profit In Company History
Read more: http://www.aviator.aero/press_releases/24386
Boeing, Japanese Partners Formally Sign Agreement on 777X
Read more: http://www.aviator.aero/press_releases/24369
Boeing 787’s Reliability Gain Is Giving a Supplier Headaches
Fiji Airways pays Fijian Government first dividend in seven years
Read more: http://www.aviator.aero/press_releases/24368
KLM invests in customer and future with new Boeing 787-9
Read more: http://www.aviator.aero/press_releases/24384
Lufthansa plans overhaul of airfare system
Southwest Airlines Reports Record Quarterly Profit
Read more: http://www.aviator.aero/press_releases/24377
S&P upgrade a boon for Delta, customers
Read more: http://www.aviator.aero/press_releases/24381
Irish Aviation News:
Aer Lingus: LHR to ORK
Aer Lingus replaces WHPR with PSG as takeover talks progress
Air leasing firms deserve more support
AWAS Announces Pricing of US$260.75m Fixed Rate Asset Backed Notes by Diamond Head Aviation 2015 Limited
Read more: http://www.aviator.aero/press_releases/24391
Derry aerospace firm taken over by Waterford company
Dogfight in the skies: the two men changing the face of aviation
Family fears gran (81) will never fly again after ‘nightmare Aer Lingus experience’
Kahala Aviation Announces Upcoming Acquisition by Diamond Head Aviation 2015 Limited of 30 Aircraft Portfolio And Related Note Offering
Read more: http://www.aviator.aero/press_releases/24392
m-hance is selected by leasing company GTLK Europe to deploy Microsoft Dynamics GP
Pilot dies in light aircraft crash in Co Waterford
Plan for aircraft museum in Dublin to rival Titanic Experience
TRAVEL Extra’s Sunday Supplement 24th July
IrishAero Blog Posts:
Irish Commercial Aircraft Update 25-07-15: http://bit.ly/1elAf85
Ryanair takes delivery of 21st new Boeing 737-800 from 183 aircraft order: http://bit.ly/1JCnkra
Tweets of the day:
@rollsroyce Our #TrentXWB is one of the most tested engines accruing over 3,700 flying hours before EIS last year.
@tohmavis Comac takes delivery of first CFM Leap-1C engine, as #C919 moves towards a roll-out by the end of the year.
@WalesAirForum From September Edinburgh & Dublin will increase to twice daily from @Cardiff_Airport with @flybe. This should increase passengers further.
@winglets747 Boeing’s 777-300ERs and 787s operate about 75% of Chinese carriers’ long-haul routes, Boeing says.
@winglets747 Star Alliance welcoming Brazilian member for third time – Varig, TAM and now Avianca Brazil. Star CEO: “We are back to where we belong”.
Today’s Video Picks:
Arsenal Boeing 777 timelapse | Flight to Singapore | Emirates
Challenging Work at Finnair – Finnair Career Stories
Flying the New Embraer Legacy 500 Business Jet – AINtv
Norwegian Air’s US-Caribbean Launch
STORM!! SCHIPHOL, KLM GEVAARLIJKE LANDING B777 PH-BVB