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Published on August 18th, 2015 | by Trevor Buckley

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Daily Aviation Brief – 18/08/2015

Aircraft Update:

G-CIMB Cessna 177RG c/n 177RG-0038 Adrian Robert Willis  Departed Eirtech Aviation Shannon to Waterford 15/08/15.

P4-QAZ DHC8-402 Dash 8 c/n 4502) Falcon Aviation Services to Air Contractors hangar 16/08/15 to have Qazaq Air decals applied.

Global Aviation News:

Airbus’ and Boeing’s Payload/Range for Dual Aisle

Read more: http://leehamnews.com/2015/08/17/airbus-and-boeings-payloadrange-for-dual-aisle/

AirwaysNews High Flyer Interview: Norwegian’s Bjørn Kjos

Read more: http://airwaysnews.com/blog/2015/08/17/airwaysnews-high-flyer-interview-norwegians-bjorn-kjos/

Allegiant Air’s model not easily duplicated. Does that guarantee a (bigger) niche in the US market?

Read more: http://centreforaviation.com/analysis/allegiant-airs-model-not-easily-duplicated-does-that-guarantee-a-bigger-niche-in-the-us-market-239386

Bombardier: Quebec’s poster-child

Read more: http://www.aspireaviation.com/2015/08/17/bombardier-quebecs-poster-child/

Certified lithium-ion batteries for A350 will include SAFT´s BattCare for periodic tests on ground.

Read more: http://bloga350.blogspot.ie/2015/08/certified-lithium-ion-batteries-for.html

China Eastern puts another nail in coffin of Jetstar Hong Kong

Read more: http://www.smh.com.au/business/aviation/china-eastern-puts-another-nail-in-coffin-of-jetstar-hong-kong-20150817-gj0x41.html#ixzz3j4ThGcQs 

Cost of foreign tours to rise as rupee falls; tourists seek options

Read more: http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/business/india-business/Cost-of-foreign-tours-to-rise-as-rupee-falls-tourists-seek-options/articleshow/48507293.cms

Etihad aims to attract partner airline pilots to meet its growth targets 

Read more: http://www.arabianaerospace.aero/etihad-aims-to-attract-partner-airline-pilots-to-meet-its-growth-targets.html#sthash.ry1BBs7M.dpuf

Finnair Examines New Layer of China Routes as A350s Arrives

Read more: http://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2015-08-16/finnair-examines-new-layer-of-china-routes-as-a350-fleet-arrives

Hawaiian Airlines and JetBlue combine to oppose the Big 3’s Gulf campaign and challenge closed JVs

Read more: http://centreforaviation.com/analysis/hawaiian-airlines-and-jetblue-combine-to-oppose-the-big-3s-gulf-campaign-and-challenge-closed-jvs-239592

In the spirit of cutting costs, Frontier eliminates toll-free number

Read more: http://www.latimes.com/business/la-fi-frontier-eliminates-toll-free-number-20150814-story.html

IndiGo Confirms $27 Billion Order to Buy 250 Airbus Planes

Read more: http://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2015-08-17/india-s-indigo-confirms-order-to-buy-250-airbus-a320-neo-planes-idfkj8wd

Interview: JFK Terminal 4’s CEO on Making Flying Into New York Better

Read more: http://skift.com/2015/08/17/interview-jfk-terminal-4s-ceo-on-making-flying-into-new-york-better/

Philippine Airlines Continues to Profit Under Lucio Tan Group

Read more: http://www.philippineflightnetwork.com/2015/08/philippine-airlines-continue-to-profit.html

Qatar Airways Continues Its Network Expansion Across Africa And Indian Sub-Continent

Read more: http://www.aviator.aero/press_releases/24689

Spirit Aerosystems Completes First Boeing 737 MAX Fuselage

Read more: http://airwaysnews.com/blog/2015/08/14/spirit-aerosystems-completes-first-boeing-737-max-fuselage/

SunExpress Turkey and Germany combined loss at USD14.6m in 1h2015

Read more: http://centreforaviation.com/news/sunexpress-turkey-and-germany-combined-loss-at-usd146m-in-1h2015-474049

The challenges ahead for Emirates Airlines

Read more: http://www.marketplace.org/topics/business/challenges-ahead-emirates-airlines

THAI urged to resume some cancelled routes

Read more: http://www.nationmultimedia.com/business/THAI-urged-to-resume-some-cancelled-routes-30266679.html

Tianjin Airlines expects to transport more than 10m pax in 2015, first A330 in 2016

Read more: http://centreforaviation.com/news/tianjin-airlines-expects-to-transport-more-than-10m-pax-in-2015-first-a330-in-2016-474010

Irish Aviation News:

Aer Lingus doubles Cork Airport services to Tenerife for winter

Read more: http://thecork.ie/2015/08/17/aer-lingus-doubles-cork-airport-services-to-tenerife-for-winter/

Aer Lingus the real winner from any Ryanair interlining deal

Read more: http://www.independent.ie/opinion/columnists/colm-mccarthy/aer-lingus-the-real-winner-from-any-ryanair-interlining-deal-31454216.html

Arctic Aviation Assets: Letter of intent to lease out 12 Airbus 320NEO

Read more: http://www.aviator.aero/press_releases/24685

Bratislava airport could see passenger numbers go up by 20 percent in 2015 attributed primarily to Ryanair

Read more: http://www.gbooza.com/group/europe/forum/topics/bratislava-airport-could-see-passenger-numbers-go-up-by-20-percen?xg_source=activity

Face-to-face: Jerome Newton, sales director, Germania UK and Ireland

Read more: http://www.traveldailymedia.com/features/225636/face-to-face-jerome-newton-sales-director-germania-uk-and-ireland/

Falko Regional Aircraft Limited adds five Embraer aircraft to its portfolio from SMBC Aviation Capital

Read more: http://www.aviator.aero/press_releases/24696

Modern Ireland in 100 Artworks: 1955 Aer Lingus Summer Timetable By Guus Melai (1923-2000)

Read more: http://www.irishtimes.com/culture/modern-ireland-in-100-artworks-1955-aer-lingus-summer-timetable-by-guus-melai-1923-2000-1.2317205

Ryanair: Cardiff to Dublin flights for Rugby World Cup

Read more: http://www.bbc.com/news/uk-wales-south-east-wales-33960232

TRAVEL Extra’s Sunday Supplement: Super Tuesday looms for IAG

Read more: https://travelextra.wordpress.com/2015/07/26/travel-extras-sunday-supplement-august-16-2015/

IrishAero Blog Posts:

IAG Takeover of Aer Lingus means more competition: http://bit.ly/1KnKTEC 

Irish Commercial Aircraft Update 08-08-15: http://bit.ly/1PcBZxV

 

Irish Commercial Aircraft Update 15-08-15: http://bit.ly/1Pr1dbX 

Tweets of the day:

@aspireaviation China Eastern Airlines’ board approved plans to end Jetstar Hong Kong venture #JHK.

@e_russell Lufthansa will place its code on @AIRNZUSA’s new AKL-IAH flight from 15Dec15, and NZ will place its code on Lufthy’s FRA-IAH flight.

@ghimlay LATAM will phase out all final 10 A330s it has by the end of 2016.

@SanjivKapoor90 One more comes home to @FlySpiceJet: VT-SLD, a B737-900ER that was earlier with us as VT-SGC. Back to us! from lessor.

@winglets747 Turkish Airlines to increase Kuala Lumpur service from 7 to 10 weekly flights. Looking to capture any traffic MAS lets go?.

@winglets747 No surprise US side ended air talks with China over slot concerns. United unable to get slots for 2nd SFO-PVG, now cancelled.

Today’s Video Picks:

Adopting NDC – NDC Reference Architecture (for Airlines)

https://youtu.be/shD3Rq8A1E4

Aerobatic Stunt Flight , Blackbushe Aviation – August 2015

https://youtu.be/7iGnUmuVmSw

Boeing KC-46 program completes flutter tests

https://youtu.be/lcqxL7xigS8

Indigo Airlines Buys 250 New A-320 NEOs

https://youtu.be/nsik4mQgsL0

 

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