Published on January 26th, 2016 | by Alan Dwyer0
Daily Aviation Brief – 26/01/2015
D-AIBB Airbus A319-114 c/n 4182 Lufthansa To Lufthansa Technik hangar 24/01/16.
D-AIZD Airbus A320-214 c/n 4191 Lufthansa Departed Lufthansa Technik hangar 23/01/16 arrived 04/01/16.
G-JECM DHC8-402Q c/n 4118 Flybe Departed Eirtech Aviation paint hangar Shannon 24/01/16.
Norwegian #787-9 EI-LNI “Greta Garbo” came out of the Everett paint hangar 24/01/16 and is on the flightline. https://twitter.com/JenSchuld/status/691373540981886976
OY-SRT Boeing 767-232(SF) c/n 22226 Star Air for Atlantic Aviation Group hangar 24/01/16 in full ABX Air colours.
Global Aviation News:
Analysis: Sukhoi’s regional jet Superjet 100
Airbus Jets on Post-Sanctions Shopping List as Rouhani Visits EU
Airlines for Europe: number of trade bodies grown by Big Five from six to seven. Unity increased?
America’s ‘legacy’ airlines launching budget fares
ATR Adjusts Outlook, Turns Attention to Untapped Markets
CAPA Iran Aviation Summit opens in Tehran – huge opportunities ahead, with some challenges
Cathay Pacific scales back 2016 expansion plans, blames cockpit crew dispute
Delta aims for positive PRASM starting in 2H2016. United aims to mitigate weakness in Houston
Enter the latest ultra low-cost carrier, Newleaf
European Airlines Look For Ways To Grow In A Mature Market
Iran Air Sees Adding 20 Regional Jets, as Bombardier Makes Pitch
It’s Time For Hard Questions On Boeing Earnings Call
Kuwait Airways plans new first class cabin for 777 fleet
Malaysia Calls for Caution on MH370 as Metal Found in Thailand
Minuscule demand for Boeing 747-8F
Read more: https://leehamnews.com/2016/01/25/18465/
Onboard the Inaugural Airbus A320neo Low-Key Lufthansa Launch
Paris Orly Airport: Air France shrinks as its LCC Transavia grows, but easyJet & Vueling grow faster
Qatar Airways Starts 2016 With Significant Expansion Across Eastern Europe
Read more: http://www.aviator.aero/press_releases/27138
Saudi Arabia’s Flynas in Talks With Boeing, Airbus for 100 Jets
SR Technics wins major turnkey cabin modification order
TAP takes delivery of two new A330’s to leverage its expansion in North America
Read more: http://www.aviator.aero/press_releases/27112
Irish Aviation News:
ClickandGo scoops award for €1 deposit deal
Dublin-London Passengers Up 9% To 4.5 Million In 2015
Falko Regional Aircraft Limited adds two Embraer E190 aircraft to its portfolio from Avolon
Read more: http://www.aviator.aero/press_releases/27137
Flying High: Ryanair’s Stock
Introducing Dublin Airport’s new Flight Connections page, with guides on how to transfer, video information on US Pre Clearance and key processes for transferring at Dublin Airport.
Letterkenny Airport should be back on the agenda – Shields
Ireland West Knock Airport: New flight from Boston to start this Summer
Mixed feelings over Ryanair’s Business Plus ‘extras’
Osijek Becoming First Croatian Airport With Year-round Ryanair Flights
Ryanair Calls For Immediate Action As French ATC Workers Call 40Th Strike Since 2009
Read more: http://www.aviator.aero/press_releases/27141
US urged to make decision on Cork Airport flights
Will new shopping app impact airport duty free?
Irish Aviation Research Institute Blog Posts:
Experience Thomson’s Boeing 787 Dreamliner Premium Club from Dublin to Cancun and Montego Bay: http://bit.ly/1PrUq5W
Irish Aircraft Leasing News 25-01-2016: http://bit.ly/1PO7kWf
Irish Commercial Aircraft Update 25-01-2016: http://bit.ly/1TkoL6g
Tweets of the day:
@aviator_aero Boeing announced the first flight of the B737 MAX is now set for 29 January 2016!.
@julianoneill Spanish low-cost carrier @vueling (part of IAG) has axed its @BELFASTCITY_AIR to Barcelona route which began last year h/t @DarranMarshall.
@MartinRivers Qeshm Air CEO Mahmoud Shekarabi tells me seeking 3 A320s within 3 months plus 1 A330 by June. Wants 20-strong operational fleet by year-end.
@MartinRivers Iran Aseman wants to induct 6 A320s & 6 737s this year, VP Fleet Mohammad Gorji tells me. All sources viable: “We don’t forget our friends”.
@MartinRivers Turkish Airlines CEO Temel Kotil tells me Tehran passenger flows “could be more than Dubai in 10 years” if Iran seizes opportunity.
Today’s Video Picks:
Airbus Delays Causing ‘Large Financial Impact’ for Qatar
Emirates showcases two-class A380 at Bahrain International Airshow 2016 | Emirates Airline
FPV Drone Racing in Ireland
Iran Aviation Summit 2016 opens in Tehran
Martin Kaymer – Simulator Challenge – Etihad Airways