Published on April 1st, 2016 | by Trevor Buckley0
Daily Aviation Brief – 01/04/2016
EI-FPC Candair CRJ900 c/n 15400 Cityjet Delivered Montréal-Mirabel-Keflavik-Helsinki 31/03/16 in SAS Airlines colours.
EI-FRB Boeing 737-8AS/W c/n 44726 Ryanair Delivered Boeing Field-Dublin 30/03/16.
EI-UNL Boeing 777-312 c/n 28515 Stecker Ltd Ferried Teruel Airport-Singapore 31/03/16 in Transaero Airlines colours by Azur Aviation.
M-ABIS Boeing 737-76N c/n 30133 GECAS Ferried Shannon-Keflavik 31/03/16 for Southwest Airlines.
9H-GTC Boeing 737-406 c/n 27001 Aerotron Ireland To be ferried Kaunas Airport-Cardiff 31/03/16 ex OM-GTC.
Global Aviation News:
Airport One2One – Kam Jandu, Budapest Airport
A Japan Airlines-AirAsia partnership could help JAL catch up with ANA in Southeast Asia
Avianca Aims To Delay Aircraft Deliveries
bmi regional Southampton – Munich route to be featured as Routes Europe ‘Route Case’
Emirates adds 10th daily flight to London
Emirates Steps Up Challenge to BA With 10th Daily London Flight
Equity Investment Model ‘Protects And Promotes Competition’, Says Etihad Airways Chief
Read more: http://www.aviator.aero/press_releases/28333
How FSCs can regain short haul share from LCCs Part 2: high level. CAPA Airlines in Transition.
IAG and Air France – KLM: World’s Apart
Oman Air ‘to consult passengers’ on $5 aviation tax
Philippine Airlines to introduce premium economy, reinforcing a full service network airline model
Russia’s United Aircraft Corporation to Double SSJ100 Production by 2017
US Big 3 vs Gulf 3 a year on: open skies, playing fields and policy: CAPA Airlines in Transition
Virgin America Almost Began as JetBlue
Virgin America sale speculation: Hainan, jetBlue and others. Timing could be critical for new owners
Virgin Atlantic boosts Transatlantic offering from Manchester
Irish Aviation News:
ARI launches GTR exclusive Guinness limited edition
Avolon redelivers one Airbus A320-200 to VietJet Air and one Airbus A330-300 aircraft to Garuda Indonesia
Read more: http://www.aviator.aero/press_releases/28310
AWAS delivers fifth planned new A320 passenger aircraft on lease to Aegean Airlines
Read more: http://www.aviator.aero/press_releases/28307
AWAS delivers second of four planned new A320 passenger aircraft to long-time customer VivaAerobus
Read more: http://www.aviator.aero/press_releases/28308
Dublin Airport Welcomes American Airlines Summer Routes
Ireland breaks million visitor milestone in first two months of 2016
Irish airlines might join forces to create new European giant
Knock: New flights will make 30th anniversary airport’s busiest ever year
National Car Rental expands priority service to Dublin Airport
Ryanair cancels flights to Brussels Zaventem for a further week
Ryanair’s passenger experience journey
Ryanair will spur Eastern European shake-out
Stobart Air and CityJet eyeing tie-up to create huge new group
Irish Aviation Research Institute Blog Posts:
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:
@e_russell .@Delta is now flying a 777-200 to #LIM from #ATL, an 18.5% increase over previous 767-400ER.
@ghimlay Chile’s @SKYAirline_CL is studying both the A320neo and 737 Max for its fleet renewal (airline operates all A320 family aircraft) #FIDAE2016.
@ghimlay LATAM CEO Enrique Cueto sees growing liberalization in Argentina, which had a “very old fashioned” aviation industry #fidae2016.
@ghimlay LATAM Airlines Group CEO Enrique Cueto says LCC concept won’t work in most of Latin America – costs too high #FIDAE2016 #WoC.
@ghimlay Only one airline in LatAm has been consistently profitable in last decade – @CopaAirlines, says @IATA chief economist #FIDAE2016 #WoC.
@R_Wall Rolls-Royce flies Trent 1000 TEN for the first time with service entry on 787 planned next year.
Today’s Video Picks:
A380 lands for the first time in Birmigham | Emirates
Civil Air Patrol 388th Composite Squadron
NZ Aviation Podcast wc Mar 21 2016
Why We Invest in the Airlines
Willie Walsh Part 1 of 5 – Is aptitude important?
1916 Rising centenary parade Irish Air Corps Learjet 45, Casa and PC9 (4) O’Connell Street Fly By