Published on January 5th, 2016 | by Alan Dwyer0
Daily Aviation Brief – 05/01/2016
EI-SLR ATR72-201(F) c/n 108 ASL Airlines Ireland Ferried Paris CDG-East Midlands 31/12/15 for painting into DHL colours.
TF-ISV Boeing 757-256 c/n 26247 Icelandair Ferried Norwich-Keflavik 31/12/15 after paint ex EI-DUA.
Global Aviation News:
AIN Blog: 2015 Was A Year of Progress for Helicopter Technology
Air India fined, SpiceJet ‘in talks’ with Gulf investor as Vistara grows
Amazon, As A B-767F Operator, Will Serve As A Better Role Model For Safety Culture And FAR Compliance
ASEAN air safety regulator may still be decades away
Cabin crew, doors to plastic please
Can an Emirates tie-up save Malaysia Airlines?
China Eastern Airlines achieves targets in 12th five year plan, aims to end 2020 with 900 aircraft
Dreamliner Cabin Pressure Tech Reduces Altitude Sickness, Benefits PaxEx
Finnair to lease four Airbus A321s
First tests of Russia’s new MS-21 aircraft planned by end of 2016 — minister
Flying’s new gear-A quieter, more economical jet engine, fitted with a gearbox, is about to arrive
Homeowners Near O’Hare Find Easy Solution to Noise Hard to Obtain
Iberia launches new Airbus A330 variant
Jet2 drops credit card charges
MAG selects Arcadis for ‘$1.4bn Transformation’
Notam Outlines New TSA Waiver for Flights Through U.S. Airspace
Overseas tourists to spend up to £23 billion in UK in 2016
Second new Cyprus based airline coming soon
The quota-driven drive to make flying more perilous
Irish Aviation News:
Holiday makers move online for travel bargains
Ireland continues to lead in aircraft leasing
It’s been a busy year for the Irish Air Corps…
Mayor of Fingal cuts the ribbon on ‘Marqette’
Royal Navy rescue helicopters fly their final Northern Ireland mission
Ryanair: ‘Redesigned interiors are being introduced this year’
Ryanair set to continue passenger growth trend
Ryanair will continue to climb
Uncovering Omagh’s little known RAF airfield
Willie Walsh urges UK government to abolish ‘rip-off’ APD
IrishAero Blog Posts:
Ryanair takes delivery of 24 new aircraft in calendar year 2015: http://bit.ly/1YTVPXp
Top 10 aircraft to visit Dublin Airport in 2015: http://bit.ly/22HxdRh
Top 10 Irish Aviation news stories of 2015: http://bit.ly/1ReNS98
Tweets of the day:
@Brenda_Kelly BOFAML’s Francisco Blanch on Bloomberg right now – calling fro $50/bbl oil by July.
@JohnLStrickland Raison d’etre for #Etihad investment in #AirBerlin under question via @AirFlottau.
@JohnLStrickland Sad/triste as #AirFrance prepares to say goodbye to the mighty & iconic #Boeing747.
@Kenny_Jacobs I usually never support public ownership but UK trains might be the exception. Poor service, poor mgt and mad prices.
Today’s Video Picks:
B2 Stealth Bomber flyover The Rose Bowl (2016)
Certification Day: C Series Program Milestones Recap
First ATR 72-600 Delivery to Bahamasair – November 27th 2015
Loading Finnair A350 in 50 seconds – re-upload with new music