Published on March 30th, 2016 | by Trevor Buckley0
Daily Aviation Brief – 30/03/2016
EI-SOP ATR72-212A(500/F) c/n 583 ASL Airlines (Ireland) Delivered East Midlands-Shannon 25/03/16 ex 4X-AVW.
EI-UNJ Boeing 737-86J c/n 36883 TUI Airlines Belgium for delivery April 2016 ex Woensdrecht to become OO-TUV.
EI-UNK Boeing 737-86J c/n 36119 TUI Airlines Belgium Air Test at Woensdrecht 24/03/16 to become OO-TUK.
EI-UNN Boeing 777-312 c/n 28517 Stecker Ltd Ferried Teruel Airport-Xiamen 26/03/16 in Transaero Airlines colours by Azur Aviation.
5N-FNE Airbus A319-113 c/n 660 FirstNation Airways Re-Delivered Budapest-Lagos 25/03/16 after interim storage since 29/07/15 ex EI-DVU.
Global Aviation News:
Australia Confirms Mozambique Debris Came from MH370
FAA projects 7 million UAVs sold in US by 2020
FAA ups 20-year US airline traffic forecast following strong 2015
India is core of aerospace growth: Arijit Ghosh, Honeywell Aerospace
JetBlue Protests ‘Immunized’ Joint Ventures of Legacy Airlines
ICAO’s New Bizav Fatigue Guidelines Shaped by NBAA, FSF
Life at 20,000ft and why you should choose a window seat
Thai Lion Air spreads wings at home, in region
US airlines deploy widebody aircraft on long haul services, reclaiming their global roles
Virgin America Gets Takeover Bids From JetBlue and Alaska Air
Why European Airline M&A Needs a Crisis
Irish Aviation News:
Acumen Aviation appoints Eamonn Cronin as Global Head of Trading & Remarketing
Read more: http://www.aviator.aero/press_releases/28263
Aer Lingus arrives in Murcia
AWAS delivers additional A320-200 passenger aircraft to IndiGo
Read more: http://www.aviator.aero/press_releases/28278
Dublin airport agrees €250m second runway
GE Capital Aviation Services Delivers First of Six New Leased Boeing 737-800s to Air India Express
Read more: http://www.aviator.aero/press_releases/28239
Irish flights to Brussels still impacted after attacks
Ryanair officially launches new Belfast International base and Gatwick flights
Ryanair to increase number of Israel flights
RyanAir to Take ‘Summer Break’ From Israel
Irish Aviation Research Institute Blog Posts:
Dublin Airport partners with Skyscanner for Unique Partnership: http://bit.ly/21RmYq1
Irish Commercial Aircraft Update 28-03-16: http://bit.ly/1PByizE
Stobart Air wet-leases Danish Air Transport ATR72: http://bit.ly/1Rwwryn
Tweets of the day:
@ghimlay US-Gulf spat on subsidies/open skies dominated at #Aviation15 last year. Hardly a blip this year at #Aviation16.
@PEdmondAero .@cellpointmobile CEO Gjerding envisages future where traveller seeks bids from airlines for his/her custom, flight by flight. #CAPASummit.
@winglets747 HK Express adds 3 Japanese cities (Ishigaki, Kagoshima & Takamatsu). HK tourism to Japan up 65% in 2015, further 18% in Jan-2016.
@winglets747 United Airlines today connects more passengers to ANA intra-Asia than it connected to its own intra-Asia flights.
@winglets747 United plans to deploy 777-300ERs from Newark into Asia plus “deep” trans-Atlantic routes.
Today’s Video Picks:
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