Published on December 7th, 2015 | by Trevor Buckley0
Daily Aviation Brief – 07/12/2015
G-LSAD Boeing 757-236 c/n 24397 Jet2 To Lufthansa Technik hangar 04/12/15.
LZ-MDR Airbus A320-232 c/n 5158 Air Via Ferried Varna-Shannon 04/12/15 on return to lessor to Lufthansa Technik hangar.
N230AG Boeing 737-476(F) c/n 24430 AerGo Capital Ferried Tocumen International-Miami 04/12/15 after freighter conversion prior delivery.
N284CG Boeing 777-2H6 c/n 28410 CIT Aerospace Ferried Kuala Lumpur International-Anchorage International-San Bernardino 29-30/11/15 ex 9M-MRC.
Global Aviation News:
Air fares became cheaper across the world this year
American Airlines to Delta Air Lines: Hats Off To You For Operational Excellence
Aviation innovation: Laila Hareb
Brussels Airlines: Out with the old, in with the new
EasyJet Scrapped 176 Flights Last Month After Egypt Terror Crash
Etihad-Virgin Australia tie-up approved for another five years
EU agrees on system for sharing airline passenger information
Frontier Airlines talking IPO, says report
Iceland’s WOW Air looks for new hub
LatAm aviation sets course for Asia-Pacific
Latvian Government issues final approval for airBaltic investment plan
Making airports work for you
Norwegian starts another disruptive US service
Norwegian Takes Flight from the U.S. to the Caribbean
Rossiya to receive 24 ex-Transaero Airlines aircraft
The future of aviation and the business model of short-haul flying
Turkish Low-Coster Sees 70 Percent Drop in Demand On Russia Flights
Why Spirit Air CEO Respects Delta’s Aggressive Basic Economy Strategy
Irish Aviation News:
Aer Lingus Regional has announced its intention is to restore Shannon flights to Edinburgh from March next year.
Are we ready for crowded airspace after christmas?
Belfast International Airport tourist info pod breaks records
Coast Guard Helicopter evacuates crewmember from ship 100 miles west of Fastnet
Councils jettison another €100k on airport
Dublin Airport Breaks Annual Passenger Numbers Record
Flybe in bid to have Derry to London air route refusal reviewed
IAA criticised for lack of disclosure
IAG treating Shannon as second-class airport – Dooley
Irish airlines draw most complaints in Europe
Minister Donohoe launches Tourism Ireland 2016 marketing plans
New aviation company for Shannon
TRAVEL Extra’s Sunday Supplement 6th December
IrishAero Blog Posts:
Irish Commercial Aircraft Update 5-12-2015: http://bit.ly/1IvJEIU
Irish Aircraft Leasing News 5-12-2015: http://bit.ly/1SF4cPq
Tweets of the day:
@e_russell Etihad has no plans to raise its stake in @VirginAustralia further, says CEO Hogan. “We’re there,” he says on 25.1% holding.
@iCruzie Two greatest risk in the #airlineindustry #Terrorism and #polititians by #BjornKjos #airtran15.
@NorwegianUK “New @BoeingAirplanes have range to unlock new destinations from regional cities” says CEO Bjorn Kjos #airtran15.
@NorwegianUK “Leisure market is growing and to grow more you need low fares for passengers” says @Fly_Norwegian CEO Bjorn Kjos.
@winglets747 Air NZ CEO: Every airline CEO says “it would have been a good year but for fuel/FX/natural disasters or competition”.
Today’s Video Picks:
Airbus Joins ICAO in Celebrating International Civil Aviation Day – 7 December 2015
Former test pilot Paul Metz speaks about the F-22 Raptor
Francis Herd speaks to the Co-Chair of Skywise, Tabassum Qadir
International Civil Aviation Day celebrations held at Mahikeng
Mitsubishi MRJ First Flight
2015 Flight Training Excellence Awards