Published on October 15th, 2015 | by Trevor Buckley0
Daily Aviation Brief – 15/10/2015
EI-EJY Airbus A330-223 c/n 970 SATA International Ferried Lourdes-Manchester 09/10/15 for paint to become CS-TRY.
EI-EUW Boeing 737-7Q8 c/n 29350 AerCap (Transaero Airlines colours) Ferried Dublin-Bangor-Paine Field 06/7-10/15 for Southwest as N7873A.
M-ABIS Boeing 737-76N c/n 30133 AWAS Registered at Shannon 12/10/15 in all white colours ex 5Y-KQE.
Norwegian Boeing 737-8JP/W LN-DYR c/n 40870 is due to become EI-FHV some time this week, with LN-DYS c/n 39007 to become EI-FHW about a week later. One more aircraft is due to transfer to the Irish register before year-end.
Global Aviation News:
Alitalia Aims To A Profitable 2017 And Speeds Up Its Turnaround
Read more: http://www.aviator.aero/press_releases/25577
DOJ said to side with foreign airlines in flight subsidy fight
Edmund Shing: Budget airlines EasyJet and Ryanair soar toward investment success
Finnair’s EUR 200 million hybrid bonds issued and admitted to trading on Helsinki Stock Exchange
Read more: http://www.aviator.aero/press_releases/25575
Lessons Learned? AA/US CRS Integration & Cutover Coming This Weekend
Researchers descend on Museum of Flight to explore new tech for greener aerospace fuels
Singapore Changi Airport set to pass 55 million mark in 2015; Singapore Airlines group of carriers still account for over 50% of seats
Scandinavian Airlines targets long-haul growth in 2016; many new US services confirmed; Gothenburg Airport is fastest-growing presence
Union working to organize Boeing’s South Carolina workers just got a bump from technology
Which of American’s Nine Hubs Are on the Chopping Block?
10 Airport Hotels Where You’d Actually Want to Stay
Irish Aviation News:
AerCap Leased, Purchased and Sold 70 Aircraft in the Third Quarter 2015
Read more: http://www.aviator.aero/press_releases/25609
Aircraft lessor AerCap reports loss
Bombardier jet sales can take off, says expert
Call to action as growth points to ‘untapped potential’
CityJet to Take Delivery of 15 Superjet SSJ100
Dublin Airport hits new heights thanks to Northern Ireland passengers
IAG CEO Willie Walsh: Now is our chance to make Chinese visitors properly welcome
Ryanair increases frequency from Cologne to Berlin Schönefeld from five to six daily due “overwhelming demand” from 16th November [German]
Ryanair To Connect Budapest With Four New Destinations Across Europe
Ryanair To Double Corfu Traffic By Opening Fourth Base In Greece
Ryanair to expand its operations in Malta by 35%
State pays €700k extra to keep air service in place
Traffic in Irish Airspace Up 5.4% in Q3 2015
IrishAero Blog Posts:
Aer Lingus short-haul fleet changes: http://bit.ly/1jRyDX9
Irish Commercial Aircraft Update 26-09-15: http://bit.ly/1MPxnjL
Irish Commercial Aircraft Update 3-10-15 : http://bit.ly/1KSrdfg
Irish Commercial Aircraft Update 10-10-15: http://bit.ly/1VLgdZn
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:
@airlineroute AerLingus appears to have loaded 2 new sets of flight numbers for Trans-Atlantic routes, each shows 6 weekly flights in 2016.
@LeoMassettiERA Hugh Flynn, @ASLGroup CEO:artificial restrictions on ownership&control rules will not help European airlines nor passengers #era15 @eraaorg.
@LeoMassettiERA Hugh Flynn, @ASLGroup CEO, calls for cost management optimization as decisive factor for airlines to successfully compete @eraaorg #era15.
@PEdmondAero @airberlin CEO: if weak Euro airline industry can’t defend itself against Gulf carriers, just wait until Chinese carriers arrive! #era1.
@PEdmondAero @airberlin CEO predicts other international airline groups which could include @airfrance or @lufthansa “will be established soon” #era15.
@PEdmondAero Gold Airline of the Year 2015/16 goes to ASL, parent of @AirContractors. Congratulations! A good night for the Irish! 🙂 @eraaorg #era15.
@PEdmondAero And the @eraaorg Award for Airport of the Year 2015/16 goes to… @ShannonAirport ! YAAYY! #era15.
Today’s Video Picks:
BBJ Transforms the Boeing 737 Into a Long-haul, VIP-Class Aircraft
Expect SpiceJet Valuation To Be Much Higher Than IndiGo: CAPA – Oct 14
FINNAIR A350 Business Class Review | Berlin to Helsinki Flight Experience!
The Connected Flight – Dave Bartlett (GE Aviation) – Transportation – IOTSWC15
US Navy Test Pilots Fly the F-35 Fighter at Sea on Aircraft Carrier – AINtv