Published on May 20th, 2016 | by Trevor Buckley0
Daily Aviation Brief – 20/05/2016
EI-FNV Airbus A319-132 c/n 1952 SMBC Aviation Capital Ferried Dublin-East Midlands 18/05/16 for painting ex N477TA.
EI-FRN Boeing 737-8AS c/n 44744 Ryanair Delivered Boeing Field-Dublin 18/05/16.
EI-UNN Boeing 777-312 c/n 28517 Transaero Airlines Ferried Xiamen-Amsterdam 18/05/16 for painting into Rossiya Airlines colours.
EI-RUF Boeing 737-85P c/n 28536 Jet2 Ferried Bournemouth-Norwich 18/05/16 after paint prior delivery to become G-JZHH.
Global Aviation News:
Aircraft leasing a US dollar game, says BOC Aviation boss ahead of Hong Kong listing
Amman Queen Alia International Airport – a successful privately operated airport for the Levant
‘Best in Europe’ now the aim for Alitalia
Brexit will have ‘short-term’ impact on travel industry: Amadeus CFO
China’s Ruili Airlines orders six Boeing 787-9s
Delta Air Lines Pilots bIRoutehappy Hub To Distribute Rich Product Content
Read more: http://news.sys-con.com/node/3818815
Italy to cut fees on small airports
How good is a MAX 7X and why would it replace the original?
ISTAT: Chinese lessors look abroad for returns
Lufthansa CEO warns Brexit “crisis” would hit European travel demand
Lufthansa sees no new GCC expansion amid ‘overcapacity’
Norwegian’s transatlantic growth plan has been stymied by opponents and red tape, but the company is optimistic for low-cost long-haul.
Read more: http://atwonline.com/open-skies/fighting
Scoot-Tigerair merger moves one step closer with a new Singapore Airlines Group LCC holding company
Taiwan’s LCCs – Tigerair Taiwan and V Air – focus expansion on Japan; other markets incubating
Irish Aviation News:
Aer Lingus CEO on U.S. growth plans, oneworld frequent-flier alliance
Amedeo Air Four Plus Limited: Potential Equity Raise To Fund Further Aircraft Acquisitions
Read more: http://www.aviator.aero/press_releases/29095
Analysis: Easyjet or Ryanair for Frankfurt?
ARI sees net profit overseas climb 19% in 2015
Avolon delivers an Airbus A321-200 aircraft to Air Berlin
Read more: http://www.aviator.aero/press_releases/29072
Avolon delivers an Airbus A320-200 aircraft to Volaris
Read more: http://www.aviator.aero/press_releases/29066
AWAS acquires two 737-800 passenger aircraft on lease to flydubai and Norwegian
Read more: http://www.aviator.aero/press_releases/29089
Boxever Appoints John Callan as Vice President of Marketing
Caoimhe flying high with Atlantic Aviation Group
DAA eyes easing of Dublin flight restrictions under new runway
Dublin Aerospace considers overseas expansion and continues to take on trainees and apprentice
Dublin Aerospace plotting foreign expansion
Dublin Airport Authority backs Cork’s transatlantic flight plan
Ex-Ryanair CFO Millar plots $5bn aircraft play
Fly Leasing’s (FLY) CEO Colm Barrington on Q1 2016 Results – Earnings Call Transcript
FLY Leasing Reports First Quarter 2016 Financial Results
Read more: http://www.aviator.aero/press_releases/29061
Murcia tourist authorities woo Irish package holiday tours
Obama urged to block licence granting Cork-US flights
Ryanair Accuses Bulgaria’s National Carrier of Getting Illicit State Aid
Ryanair’s digital revolution makes booking easier
Ryanair to fly from Luxembourg to London & Porto
SMBC Aviation Capital places €125 million engine order
Well known clergyman calls for campaign to bring Galway Airport back into service
Irish Aviation Research Institute Blog Posts:
Dublin Airport shortlisted for ACI ‘Best Airport Award’ : http://bit.ly/1q5CjHp
Irish Commercial Aircraft Update 16-05-2016: http://bit.ly/2578R6W
Irish Aircraft Leasing Newsletter 16 May 2016: http://bit.ly/27sPwfb
Sentinel Aviation Services delivers former Transaero 737 to Bravo Airways: http://bit.ly/1T3RHBJ
Tweets of the day:
@e_russell Bank of China has provided an operating lease to Korean Air for a 747-8I, says GM finance Kim Jun Hwan. #ISTATAsia.
@e_russell “Boeing and Airbus are building aircraft like popcorn,” says Aerolease Aviation’s Thornton. #ISTATAsia.
@e_russell Emirates plans to tap the capital markets and use lease financing for aircraft funding needs this year, says Nimal Govindadas. #ISTATAsia.
@e_russell Half of the inbound 19.7m tourists to Japan in 2015 used #NRT and #HND airports. #ISTATAsia.
@e_russell “Unless you order 200, 250 aircraft you’re not going to get any attention from manufacturers,” jokes #JejuAir’s Hyuk Park. #ISTATAsia.
@Flightglobal_ET ISTAT: Jeju Air targets 40 aircraft by 2019.
@winglets747 Delta says it wants to add int’l flights from SEA but blames airport. But does Delta really want to grow? SEA not great success for Delta.
Today’s Video Picks:
First LATAM 787 Delivery Flight w/ Wolfe Air
Improving the Passenger Experience at Dublin Airport
Out Front in Aviation – World Record Thrust
Out Front in Aviation – GE Aviation’s Passport Engine on GE Flying Test Bed
‘Star Wars’ Cast And Crew Arrive In Cork On Boeing 767-300
Titan Airways Boeing 767-300 Short Takeoff From Cork