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Published on December 11th, 2015 | by Trevor Buckley

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Daily Aviation Brief – 11/12/2015

Aircraft Update:

AP-BME Boeing 737-3S3 c/n 29245 Vision Air Delivered Belgrade-Karchi 10/12/15 ex EI-ERP.

D-AIZC Airbus A320-214 c/n 4153 Lufthansa to Lufthansa Technik hangar 09/12/15.

G-OBYH  Boeing 767-304(ER)/W c/n 28883 Thomson Airways Departed Lufthansa Technik hangar 09/12/15 arrived 02/11/15.   

HB-JJC Boeing 737-306 c/n 27420 Privtair Departed Lufthansa Technik hangar 09/12/15 in full EC Air-Equatorial Congo Airlines colours arrived 10/10/15.  

N871TM Boeing 737-36N c/n 28671 GECAS Ferried Loudres-Bournemouth 09/12/15 ex LN-KKL.

Global Aviation News:

Air Berlin SWOT: even Etihad’s millions can’t help it to profit in year of peak airline sector margin

Read more: http://centreforaviation.com/analysis/airberlin-swot-even-etihads-millions-cant-help-it-to-profit-in-year-of-peak-airline-sector-margin-257099

Air France to Retire its Boeing 747-400s Next January

Read more: http://airwaysnews.com/blog/2015/12/08/air-france-to-retire-its-boeing-747-400s-next-january/

Agencies, airlines, inefficiencies and costs – a study

Read more: http://www.tnooz.com/article/agencies-airlines-inefficiencies-and-costs-a-study/

Airbus to Swap A320neo Deliveries, Lufthansa Becomes Launch Operator

Read more: http://airwaysnews.com/blog/2015/12/09/airbus-swap-a320neo-lufthansa-launch-customer/

Cost efficiency for LATAM and Avianca takes on a higher priority as yields continue to fall

Read more: http://centreforaviation.com/analysis/cost-efficiency-for-latam-and-avianca-takes-on-a-higher-priority-as-yields-continue-to-fall-256453

Fraport launches new retail digitalisation service

Read more: http://www.dfnionline.com/latest-news/retail/fraport-launches-new-digitalisation-service-10-12-2015/

IATA forecasts record 2015, 2016 airline profits, but cautions on regional disparity

Read more: http://atwonline.com/airlines/iata-forecasts-record-2015-2016-airline-profits-cautions-regional-disparity#

LCC Tigerair Taiwan plans Northeast Asian expansion as it outpaces local LCC competitor V Air

Read more: http://centreforaviation.com/analysis/lcc-tigerair-taiwan-plans-northeast-asian-expansion-as-it-outpaces-local-lcc-competitor-v-air-255603

Podcast: Boeing 737 MAX Versus Airbus A320neo

Read more: http://aviationweek.com/technology/podcast-boeing-737-max-versus-airbus-a320neo

Spohr: Lufthansa strikes cost $543 million over 2 years

Read more: http://atwonline.com/labor/spohr-lufthansa-strikes-cost-543-million-over-2-years

The elusive Asean open skies dream

Read more: http://www.aspireaviation.com/2015/12/10/asean-open-skies-dream/

Trial to cut Heathrow holding times enters full operational service

Read more: http://www.atn.aero/article.pl?id=57203

United Airlines to Introduce New (and Free) Snacks

Read more: http://airwaysnews.com/blog/2015/12/09/united-airlines-to-introduce-new-and-free-signature-snacks/

Irish Aviation News:

Aer Lingus boss gets €900,000 worth of share options at IAG

Read more: http://www.independent.ie/business/irish/aer-lingus-boss-gets-900000-worth-of-share-options-at-iag-34274063.html

AWAS expanding relationship with VietJet with lease of two new A320 passenger aircraft

Read more: http://www.aviator.aero/press_releases/26554

Chinese lessors choose Ireland

Read more: http://www.airfinancejournal.com/analysis-article/3513226/Analysis-Chinese-lessors-choose-Ireland.html

CityJet has been named Business Airline of the Year 2015 by Chambers Ireland

Read more: http://www.cityjet.com/news/cityjet-named-business-airline-of-the-year.shtml

Dublin route returns to Newquay airport

Read more: http://www.cornishguardian.co.uk/Dublin-route-returns-Newquay-airport/story-28330629-detail/story.html

Findel instead Hahn: Ryanair lands soon at the Luxembourg airport? [German]

Read more: http://www.volksfreund.de/nachrichten/region/rheinlandpfalz/rheinlandpfalz/Heute-im-Trierischen-Volksfreund-Findel-statt-Hahn-Landet-Ryanair-bald-auf-dem-Luxemburger-Flughafen;art806,4389679

Heathrow expansion: no political will to build third runway, says IAG boss

Read more: http://www.theguardian.com/business/2015/dec/10/heathrow-airport-expansion-build-third-runway-iag-willie-walsh

Ryanair announces summer routes from Bournemouth for 2016

Read more: http://www.bournemouthecho.co.uk/news/14136290.Ryanair_announces_summer_routes_from_Bournemouth_for_2016/

Ryanair: Five new routes from Athens in summer 2016

Read more: http://www.tornosnews.gr/en/transport/airlines/13818-ryanair-five-new-routes-from-athens-in-summer-2016.html

Ryanair for Paris Charles-de-Gaulle

Read more: http://www.connexionfrance.com/Ryanair-Paris-Charles-de-Gaulle-Roissy-summer-view-article.html

Ryanair ordered to provide papers to pilot ahead of case

Read more: http://www.irishtimes.com/news/crime-and-law/courts/high-court/ryanair-ordered-to-provide-papers-to-pilot-ahead-of-case-1.2460545

Ryanair to cut fares by as much as 10pc, taking advantage of falling oil prices

Read more: http://www.independent.ie/business/irish/ryanair-to-cut-fares-by-as-much-as-10pc-taking-advantage-of-falling-oil-prices-34276549.html

Shannon Airport and Delta Air Lines celebrate 70-year anniversaries

Read more: http://www.anna.aero/2015/12/09/shannon-airport-and-delta-air-lines-celebrate-anniversaries/

“We are a profitable airline which is a first for the company as well as for Saudi Arabia.” – Paul Byrne, CEO, flynas

Read more: https://www.linkedin.com/pulse/we-profitable-airline-which-first-company-well-saudi-arabia-jaeger

10 New Instructor Pilot Jobs with AFTA Cork

Read more: http://www.careersportal.ie/news/news.php?Heading=10+New+Instructor+Pilot+Jobs+with+AFTA+Cork&ID=1806201866#.VmmKgkqLTIU

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:

@ABDunn @IATA  North American carriers continue to drive profits – its $19.4bn profit contributing well over half the industry total #IATAMediaDay.

@bbckamal IAG’s Willie Walsh lays into Davies Commission proposals on Heathrow. Backs runway expansion but says Heathrow far too expensive.

@bbckamal Willie Walsh on Heathrow: “Yet again, we see a monopoly airport supplier looking to gold-plate facilities and fleece its customers.”

@IndoBusiness  #Ryanair aiming to open a base in Belfast next year, boss Michael O’Leary tells Dublin Chamber of Commerce lunch.

@Patrick_DCC Complaints @Ryanair will be dealt w/ in realtime via mobile so text them when delayed or on flight if a problem they’ll reply #ChamberLunch.

@ReutersAero  #IATA says fuel bill to drop to $180 bln in 2015 vs previous forecast $191 bln, expects $135 bln for 2016 #IATAMediaDay.

@ReutersAero #IATA says average return fare seen at $407 in 2015, $375 in 2016 #IATAMediaDay.

@StatMediaNews  @IATA:Factors strengthening industry performance are efficiency gain by airlines are illustrated by record high loadfactors.#IATAMediaDay.

Today’s Video Picks:

Amazing time-lapse of the disassembly of an entire U-2 plane

https://youtu.be/EW7M4CDHIes

Antonov: What’s the future for Ukraine’s famous aviation manufacturer?

https://youtu.be/n_kkE9p2ycI

Aviation Symposium 2015 – Die Reportage

https://youtu.be/OoVBRELi4BA

New EU Aviation Strategy

https://youtu.be/fEKfJEETBL4

Welcome on board Binter Canarias’ first ATR 72-600 aircraft! (English)

https://youtu.be/deUs2Rk4Exw

2016 Wishes – Dassault Aviation

https://youtu.be/GITAsSjCaQM

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