Published on March 8th, 2016 | by Alan Dwyer0
Daily Aviation Brief – 08/03/2016
EI-EPR Airbus A319-111 c/n 3102 Aer Lingus last service London Gatwick-Dublin 06/03/16 and Ferried to Ostrava for painting into Vueling Airlines colours.
EI-FMW Airbus A320-214 c/n 5158 IndiGo Airlines painted at Shannon 06/03/16 prior delivery to become VT-IDQ.
F-GYAZ Airbus A321-111 c/n 519 AerCap Ferried Shannon-Ljubljana 07/03/16 in Air Méditerranée colours.
Global Aviation News:
‘Airline consolidation bound to happen’
Airlines Really Don’t Want to Upgrade People for Free
American Airlines Pilots Blast Return of ‘Toxic Culture’
Analysts Continue Panicking About the Boeing 777
Angry Kingfisher Airlines employees say Vijay Mallya has blood on his hand
Boeing 777 Flies Seven of the World’s 10 Longest Airline Routes
Bombardier C Series aircraft route-proving takes off in Europe
E-commerce leads to rise in European narrowbody connections
Egypt Approves ‘Gradual’ Repatriation of International Airlines’ Revenues to Avoid Suspension
FastJet to Cut Routes as Cash Shrinks, Sending Stock Falling
Frontier Airlines planning IPO, says report
Indigo’s Frontier Said to Hire Barclays, Deutsche Bank for IPO
Little Advice on ASEAN
Lufthansa Doubles Down on Eurowings
Two years on, questions still cloud future of Malaysia Airlines
U.S. Legacy Airlines Still Dominate International Traffic in and Out of the Country
‘World’s largest aircraft’ prepares for first flight
Irish Aviation News:
Cork MEP Deirdre Clune appointed as a negotiator for the European Aviation
EI-FOT B737-8AS Ryanair First Flight
EI-FOV B737-8AS Ryanair First Flight
Ethiopian appoints a Sales Manager
GE Capital Aviation Services Delivers Three New Airbus A320s to New Customer Qingdao Airlines
Read more: http://www.aviator.aero/press_releases/27899
Irish airlines ‘face 300 compensation claims’
Spring Deals to Canada with Air Transat from €410 Return
5 drones you don’t need to register to use in Ireland
Irish Aviation Research Institute Blog Posts:
Irish Aircraft Leasing Newsletter 7 March 2016: http://bit.ly/1p0kZDl
Irish Commercial Aircraft Update 07-03-16: http://bit.ly/24K3TdC
Tweets of the day:
@TheHUBRoutes John Schubert, MD Marketing Asia Pacific & India, Boeing says not seen any impact of concerned issue of overcapacity in Asia at #RoutesAsia.
@TheHUBRoutes “With right approach tourism industry can learn a lot about consumer preferences with #BigData” – @sinotechian @digitaljunglecn #RoutesAsia.
@TheHUBRoutes “We’re now entering… Age of Traveller Power” – Albert Villadolid, MD Southeast Asia, Distribution Commercial, @AmadeusITGroup. #RoutesAsia.
@TheHUBRoutes “The golden age of travel has become age of mass travel due to widespread use of technology” – Albert Villadolid @AmadeusITGroup #RoutesAsia.
@TheHUBRoutes “We flew 737MAX early and think we will also deliver it early,” said John Schubert, MD Marketing Asia Pacific & India, Boeing at #RoutesAsia.
Today’s Video Picks:
ABRIS Design Group
Air Refueling Cope North 16
Clock Ticking for Malaysia Airlines’ Succession Plan: Analyst
Lowest Ever Dutch C-130H Landing at Cambridge Airport
Malaysia Airlines Making More Money For Every Seat Bought