Published on June 23rd, 2016 | by Trevor Buckley0
Daily Aviation Brief – 23/06/2016
EI-UNU Boeing 777-212 c/n 28998 VEBL-767-300 Ltd Ferried Teruel-Singapore 22/06/16 in Transaero Airlines colours by Azur Aviation.
N234AX Boeing 767-224 c/n 30436 Omni Air International Entered Service Wilmington Air Park-Boston-Shannon 21/06/16 in hybrid Aer Lingus colours.
Global Aviation News:
AirAsia all for regional mergers
Belgium’s VLM Airlines files for bankruptcy
Brazil Lower House Lifts Foreign Ownership Cap for Airlines
Delta continues to make moves that could place it in an uncomfortable level of isolation
FedEx to Buy Six Boeing 767 Freighters Valued at $1.2 Billion
Garuda Indonesia Part 3: new domestic strategy is to slow Garuda growth, accelerate LCC Citilink
Iran Air Agrees to Buy Boeing 737, 777 Jets in Landmark Deal
New survey reveals European airline passengers prefer using technology throughout journey
SkyTeam seeks ancillary revenue answers for alliance
TransAsia plans to lease or sell four A330 aircraft
Irish Aviation News:
A Stobart Air ATR-42 in Aer Lingus livery lands at Carlisle Airport
Aviation Finance Company reaches $6.5 billion of financing with eight sale-leaseback for Emirates
Read more: http://www.aviator.aero/press_releases/29552
Brogan officially resigns as ceo of Stobart Air
Cityjet taps EDC financing for eight CRJ900s
Dublin Airport Celebrates Two Community Milestones
Hainan Airlines eyes Dublin-China route as HNA mulls Irish base
Innovative Social Media Software Helps London Airport Raise its Game
Lowry’s US Open nosedived but HNA is full of eastern promise for Dublin Airport
Ryanair CEO Says Brexit Vote Could Cause Whole of EU to Unravel
Shane Ross calls for action on Cork transatlantic flights
Irish Aviation Research Institute Blog Posts:
Irish Aircraft Leasing Newsletter 15 June 2016: http://bit.ly/1UzHqYK
Irish Aircraft Leasing Newsletter 20 June 2016 : http://bit.ly/28MsHfa
Irish Commercial Aircraft Update 15-06-16: http://bit.ly/28Fj8qm
Irish Commercial Aircraft Update 20-06-16 : http://bit.ly/28K2jU0
Tweets of the day:
@WandrMe United says international network is outperforming competitors. Domestic ops deteriorated over past 5 years.
@WandrMe UA wants to grow domestic capacity at hubs to restore schedule quality, grow seat share. Only at “best performing hubs.”
@winglets747 Copenhagen airport less worried about competition from other Scandinavians hubs: “competition is south of us” #aciAthens.
@winglets747 ICF: approx 97% of intra-European passengers have a non-stop flight available #aciAthens.
@winglets747 Star CEO wants airports to prepare for more LCC connections: “The connection process should not be an afterthought in your plans” #aciAthens.
@winglets747 Star Alliance talking to a dozen plus airlines about LCC platform. They range in size from half a dozen to 100 aircraft. #aciAthens.
Today’s Video Picks:
CS300 Launch Operator airBaltic Ramps-Up Pilot Training
Inauguramos la ruta Barcelona – Sao Paulo
Jim Cramer Believes Price War Is a Negative for United Airlines
#PaxEx TV: Dismantling jets and Brexit threat
#PaxEx TV: Flying small for free parking and no TSA hassles