Published on March 22nd, 2016 | by Alan Dwyer


Daily Aviation Brief – 22/03/2016

Aircraft Update:

D-AIZF Airbus A320-214 c/n 4289 Lufthansa To Lufthansa Technik hangar 20/03/16.

D-AIZG Airbus A320-214 c/n 4324 Lufthansa Departed Lufthansa Technik hangar 20/03/16 arrived 15/02/16.  

2-TBXJ Airbus A320-232 c/n 556 AerCap Ferried Guangzhou-Anchorage-Goodyear 10-11/03/16 ex B-2342.

Global Aviation News:

Airbus delivers Turkish Airlines its #300 aircraft while Boeing gains further advantage in the 2016 delivery race

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Air India to buy more wide-body planes to expand its global network

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Air Transat is almost two different airlines – winter versus summer; Cuba is #1 year-round

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A Tarnished Turboprop Clouds China’s Aviation Dream

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Craig Kreeger, Virgin Atlantic CEO, talks the long haul

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First Airbus A321 built in US scheduled to fly next week

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French Blue unveils plan to launch first French low cost long haul operation by Sep-2016

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Juneyao Airlines considers joining a global alliance: it could fill Star Alliance’s gap in Shanghai

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Spohr: A320neo engine software issues slowly resolving

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The Big 3 US airlines work to bolster their sagging valuations; the investor base is still sceptical

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Irish Aviation News:

Aer Lingus adds three new routes from Cork this summer; Düsseldorf, Leeds Bradford and Southampton raise network to 21 destinations

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Avolon delivers one Airbus A320-200 aircraft to PT Batik and one Boeing 737-800 aircraft to Fuzhou Airlines

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Dublin airport could get new runway – DAA looking at bond funding

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Hundreds of Irish passengers hit by flight cancellations as French strike continues

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Hunt still on for Shannon CEO

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Mayo aims to bring drone businesses buzzing into county

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Pilot dies in light aircraft crash at Longford’s Abbeyshrule Airfield

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Row over Dublin Airport Authority police contractsR

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Ryanair urges France to intervene over ‘grossly unfair’ strikes

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Irish Aviation Research Institute Blog Posts:

To be updated 

Tweets of the day:

@BWI_Airport D/E Connector work will add airline capacity & passenger amenities– including outdoor patio space!  #PaxEx  #BWI.

@DublinAirport Almost 25% of all departing passengers arrive @DublinAirport before 7am each day #EarlyBirds.

@DublinAirport Transferring passenger numbers @DublinAirport increased by +51% Feb 2016 Vs Feb 2015 #FlightConnections.

@winglets747  Boeing to introduce option to add 14 seats in 777 from 3Q2016. Fuel consumption ⬇️2%. Enough for more 777 orders?.

@winglets747 Virgin Atlantic CEO: we no longer have “unlimited funds” to spend on new products.

Today’s Video Picks:

A Day At Flight School | Global Aviation Center

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