Published on October 6th, 2015 | by Alan Dwyer0
Daily Aviation Brief – 06/10/2015
D-ABKP Boeing 737-86J/W c/n 37758 Siam Air Ferried Ostrava-Munich 04/10/15 after paint prior delivery to become HS-TEE.
D-ABKQ Boeing 737-86J/W c/n 37760 Air Berlin Last Service Munich-Zakynthos-Munich 02/10/15 for Siam Air.
EI-DSX Airbus A320-216 c/n 3643 Alitalia Ferried Rome FCO-Bournemouth 01/10/15 for paint.
Global Aviation News:
Air France managers flee as staff storm meeting on job cuts
Air France to cut 14 long-haul aircraft and 2,900 staff
American, Delta and United operate 60 summer-only routes to Europe; eight carriers launching new US-Europe services in S16
Boeing 777 Has Enabled The Growth Of Emirates, Which Flies 150 Of Them
Delta Air Plans Cuts in Office Workforce to Boost Productivity
Emirates Steps Up A380neo Campaign With 20-Year Utilization Plan
Give Delta Airlines More Credit for Strong Margins, Analysts Say
Japan’s ANA eyes stake in Vietnam Airlines
Stockholm, Punta Cana may get preclearance facilities
Tokyo Flight Feud Renewed as Delta Wants American’s Access Back
UAE’s Air Arabia may see further impact from fuel hedging – CEO
United Airlines begins 12-step program to recovery
Irish Aviation News:
Aer Lingus boosts its Dublin-Pula connection to three times weekly for summer 2016 [Croatian]
Blue Air (Romania) is to begin Cluj Napoca-Dublin from 1 June 2016, 2 per week (Romania)
CityJet rebrands and enters agreement with SAS to acquire Blue1; welcomes Cork to network
Deal close but not finalised on Aer Arann islands services
Norwegian to offer Transatlantic schedule from Cork Airport
O’Leary: I’ll campaign to keep Britain in the EU
Public’s hopes for Cork airport are ‘unrealistic’
Ryanair CMO: ‘We’d need to get very distracted for ‘Amazon of travel’ plan to dilute the brand’
Ryanair, Europe’s most popular airline, today in Budapest announced the 2016 summer timetable
Ryanair traffic grows to nearly 10m in September
Spain working on Ireland-Andalucia new flight routes
70 years of transatlantic aviation at Shannon Airport
IrishAero Blog Posts:
Irish Commercial Aircraft Update 26-09-15: http://bit.ly/1MPxnjL
Irish Commercial Aircraft Update 3-10-15 : http://bit.ly/1KSrdfg
Waypoint Leasing signs first Pacific deal placing Airbus H145 Helicopter: http://bit.ly/1iF2X6k
Why attend the IASA Aviation Symposium? : http://bit.ly/1iHir9X
Tweets of the day:
@aviationarturo Alegre: “Airports compete, but destinations compete too – another reason to work together with authorities” @AirportRegions #SmartAirports.
@aviationarturo “In Sweden, aviation takes 0.3% of public transport budget. 99.7% goes to rail, roads and seaports” Littorin @Swedavia #SmartAirports.
@globalairrail “Airports are no longer places ppl travel to&from but places where ppl want the experience of a city” #SmartAirports.
@SmartAirports Munich airport generates 2 new jobs a day @MUC_Airport #carstenwilmsen.
@StephPedrazzi #AirFrance plans to cancel its #Boeing 787 Dreamliner order, as part of its restructuring plan – Union sources.
Today’s Video Picks:
Behind the Scenes: 787 Air-to-Air
Delta Air Lines || Nonstop Growth
New United CEO Oscar Munoz introduces unitedairtime.com
‘Shepherd One’ during Pope Francis’ U.S. visit