Published on March 1st, 2016 | by Alan Dwyer


Daily Aviation Brief – 01/03/2016

Aircraft Update:

EI-FJG Boeing 737-8JP/W c/n 37818 Norwegian Air International Registered 25/02/16 ex LN-NOX.

EI-FJI Boeing 737-8JP/W c/n 37817 Norwegian Air International Registered 26/02/16 ex LN-NOW.

F-GYAQ Airbus A321-211 c/n 827 Air Méditerranée Ferried Rzeszów-Shannon 25/02/16 by lessor for storage.

S5-AAV Bombardier CRJ900 c/n 15284 Adria Airways used since 22/02/16 in all white colours to train CityJet pilots on aircraft type.

Global Aviation News:

A380 airport usage: Dubai is most popular, Heathrow has the highest number of foreign airlines

Read more:

Business travel flight data for 2015 unveils USA trade dominance

Read more:  reviews rate Transavia best European Low-cost carrier

Read more:

IAG has its best ever profit in 2015, helped by fuel and strategic vision and pragmatism

Read more:

IndiGo boost! InterGlobe Aviation to t ake d elivery of 24 Airbus A320neo Aircraft over 13 months

Read more:

Jet Airways looks to raise aircraft utilisation

Read more:

Low Cost: The new norm in Eastern Europe

Read more:

Norwegian Air Flies in the Face of the Trans-Atlantic Establishment

Read more:

Oman Air leases two Dreamliners and Heathrow slots from Kenya Airways

Read more:

Portugal reports double-digit growth again in 2015; Ryanair, easyJet, Transavia and Vueling key players with NIKI and Volotea new for S16

Read more:

Regional airlines up their game to meet customer expectations

Read more:

Sir Stelios calls for sacking of directors at African airline Fastjet

Read more:

The legacy carriers’ low costs – Lufthansa’s Eurowings, Air France-KLM’s Transavia, IAG’s Vueling: foreign bases, long-haul challenges

Read more:

Travel advice, aircraft disinsection and caution over Zika virus risks

Read more:

Vietnam’s Bikini-Clad Carrier Seeks IPO to Be `Emirates of Asia’

Read more:

Irish Aviation News:

Airport thanks passengers from Causeway Coast & Glens for ‘keeping it local’

Read more:

CIT Aerospace: Twin-Aisle Evolution Creates Opportunities for Aircraft Owners and Passengers

Read more:

DELTA S16 Atlanta – Dublin Aircraft Changes

Read more:

Don’t hike prices, BA’s Walsh warns new City Airport owners

Read more:

Dublin Airport Rated #1 In Europe For Passenger Service

Read more:

FPG and FPG Amentum acquire one TUI 737-800 for a JOL transaction

Read more:

FLY Leasing Closes $385 Million Aircraft Acquisition Facility

Read more:

Michael O’Leary to unveil latest Ryanair plan for Belfast expansion 

Read more:

Ryanair Calls On UK Government To Scrap APD For All

Read more:

Irish Aviation Research Institute Blog Posts:

Irish airline Cityjet prepares for Bombardier CRJ900 operations: 

Irish Aircraft Leasing Newsletter 29 February 2016:


Irish Commercial Aircraft Update 29-02-2016: 

Tweets of the day:

@a380fanclub With 14.189 km Dubai-Auckland @emirates EK448/449 will be the longest A380 route. Right now it is Sydney-Dallas @Qantas QF7/8 with 13.804 km.

@GlennFarleyK5 Museum of Flight had to scrounge nearly 1,000 donated parts to get first 727 ready for flight. 

@jonostrower Boeing AOG teams are known to have a serious “God Complex”. It’s because they bring planes back from the dead. 

@Phocuswright  United States: OTAs responsible for nearly two thirds of all #mobile bookings:  #Phocuswright.

@tonyfernandes @tonyfernandes Tehran is coming.

Today’s Video Picks:

Cabin Tour | Two-class Airbus A380 | Emirates Airline

Flight VLOG – Restricted Airspace

NZ aviation podcast w/c Feb 21 2016

Reshaping the East Africa Aviation industry

Searey in Ireland 2006-2016 – EI-SEA, the first 10 years


About the Author

Comments are closed.

Back to Top ↑