Published on August 13th, 2015 | by Trevor Buckley0
Daily Aviation Brief – 13/08/2015
EI-DSJ Airbus A320-216 c/n 3295 Air Berlin Delivered Dublin-Munich 12/08/15 to become D-ABZJ.
EI-DSN Airbus A320-216 c/n 3412 Alitalia to be ferried Rome Fiumicino-Dublin 13/08/15 for paint, for Congo Airways.
Global Aviation News:
Air Berlin Sees Revenue Decline
Air Serbia has requested a foreign air carrier permit from the United States
Asiana Q2 net loss deepens to $72 million; 1st half loss improves
B/E Aerospace sees “flat” widebody deliveries through 2016
Emirates keeps eating the competition in A380 sized bites
Finnair to fly domestic test flights for record-size Asian fleet
Finnair to suspend three Russian routes over weak demand
Greece aviation and tourism – Part 1: potentially major forces in supporting economic re-development
High op costs in India scares off int airlines: Lufthansa boss
Kenya Airways $600 Million Rescue May Dilute Air France-KLM
Latin America’s airline consolidation takes different path from Europe’s
London Heathrow to launch steeper approach trials to reduce noise
Lufthansa’s Eurowings is off to a promising start
Luxair will operate four daily flights to Munich and stop flying to Frankfurt
Read more: http://www.aviator.aero/press_releases/24649
Nok Air & NokScoot Part 1: accelerated international expansion, initial focus on China and Taiwan
Norwegian flies over SAS
Officials OK funds for aviation forum, foresee more Las Vegas traffic
State governments to bid for Malaysia Airlines subsidiary MASwings
Then & Now: EasyJet 2005 vs. 2015
US immigration pre-clearance: controversial in more ways than one
Why JetBlue and Hawaiian Airlines Are Facing Off Against 3 Airline Giants
Irish Aviation News:
daa Statement Re Airport Shopping
Gyrocopter pilot Norman Surplus lands in Larne to complete globetrotting journey
Ireland set for a record-breaking year in tourism, airlines increase capacity to match
Irish airports can’t miss out on lift from new tech
Irish FBO Gets Makeover
Ryanair Re-Confirms Interest In Feeding Long-Haul Flights
IrishAero Blog Posts:
Irish Commercial Aircraft Update 08-08-15: http://bit.ly/1PcBZxV
Tweets of the day:
@winglets747 Air Algerie considering expansion to New York, Shanghai and Sao Paulo, according to Arabian Aerospace.
@winglets747 Air Arabia tells Arabian Aerospace it is looking at Oman’s LCC tender but is not formally engaged in the process. (as of press time).
@winglets747 airberlin CEO Stefan Pichler: “This is our last chance for sure.” (ATW).
@winglets747 Cathay Pacific’s 53rd and last 777-300ER will depart Boeing’s Paine Field on 26 September.
@winglets747 Air France has “quick change” 777s where ~20 biz seats can be replaced in 10 hours with 40-50 economy seats for summer travel season (ATW).
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