Published on March 10th, 2016 | by Trevor Buckley0
Daily Aviation Brief – 10/03/2016
EI-FJJ Boeing 737-8JP/W c/n 41148 Norwegian Air Shuttle Delivered Boeing Field-Oslo 08/03/16.
EI-FMU Airbus A319-111 c/n 2122 Volotea Airlines painted at Shannon 08/03/16 prior delivey ex 9H-AEH.
HA-FAZ Boeing 737-476(SF) c/n 24446 Farnair Hungary noted Shannon 06/03/16 with ASL Airlines titles, and Hungarian reg applied Ex EI-STC.
HB-AFX ATR72-202(F ) c/n 265 Farnair Europe to Eirtech Aviation Shannon 07/03/16.
Global Aviation News:
AEI Announces Order From Kalitta For An 11 Pallet Position B737-400Sf Freighter Conversion
Read more: http://www.aviator.aero/press_releases/27962
Airlines plan Europe summer 2016 seat capacity: growth accelerating due to LCCs and new models
Air Transport Services Group Confirms Deal with Amazon to Operate Air Transport Network
Read more: http://www.aviator.aero/press_releases/27966
Brazilian Government Increases Cap On Foreign Ownership Of Brazilian Airlines
China’s Hainan Airlines seeks European PR agency
Continental Airlines’ Former CEO Just Picked a Fight With United Airlines
Nolinor Aviation adds Boeing 737-300 to its fleet
Nordic Aviation Group to operate as Nordica
Qatar Airways Announces Significant Network Expansion: 14 New Global Destinations
Read more: http://www.aviator.aero/press_releases/27983
Thai Lion Air accelerates international expansion with Beijing, Hanoi, Ho Chi Minh, Jakarta & Yangon
Trading airlines on United shake-up
United Board Fight Breaks Out as Activists Turn to Bethune
UK backs Norwegian’s application to start US flights
US-Cuba Air services Part 1: The Big 3 stake their claims. American Airlines seeks the lion’s share
Irish Aviation News:
Air traffic system tests begin
ARI Ireland treats female passengers on International Women’s Day
Cityjet delighted with Kinsale Rugby 7s deal
daa requires a Spatial Data Systems Manager
DRF completes sale and leaseback of two EC135s with Waypoint
First direct flights from Belfast to Brussels ready for take-off at city airport
Fly Leasing ‘poised for growth’ after profits plunge by 90%
New Ryanair flights will boost economy
Plush Leather Seats and Fine Dining: Ryanair Revamp Goes Extreme
Ryanair to offer all-business 737-700 for charter
Trial of remote air traffic control underway
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:
@DanMilmo Ryanair is launching a corporate jet service – 60 business class seats in a 737. The press release is not dated 1 April. But still.
@JohnLStrickland New one from @Ryanair. Now making available q @Boeing 737-700 for VIP / exec hire A real departure!.
@lucytobin Not April Fool’s – but @ryanair’s launching private jets. “60 business class, leather seats, fine dining, Ryanair cabin crew..”
@SarahMcCabe1 Just in – Ryanair launching private jet hire service. Brand evolving in leaps and bounds.
@winglets747 Cathay continues to see more cargo carried in passenger aircraft bellies (2015: 57%) than dedicated cargo aircraft.
Today’s Video Picks:
Aero-TV: A Unique Amphibious Airframe – An Updated Look At The Super Petrel LS
Boeing: The Airplane Bathroom That Cleans Itself
Elegance Founder, Max Hussmann shakes up aviation industry
Heli-Expo 2016 – Outlook on the North American market with Chris Emerson
Welcome on board our 700 Corporate Jet