Published on July 4th, 2016 | by Alan Dwyer0
Daily Aviation Brief – 04/07/2016
EI-CSI Boeing 737-8AS c/n 29924 Blue Panorama Delivered Norwich-Rome Fiumicino 01/07/16 ex VP-BPG.
EI-FWB Sukhoi RRJ95 c/n 95108 Cityjet Delivered Venice-Dublin 01/07/16 ex I-PDVW.
EI-XLE Boeing 747-446 c/n 26362 Transaero Ferried Moscow Vnukovo-Teruel Airport 30/06/16.
ET-ATL Boeing 787-8 c/n 34505 Ethiopian Airlines Delivered Paine Field-Addis Ababa 30/06/16 leased from AWAS.
ET-ATQ Airbus A350-941 c/n 40 Ethiopian Airlines Delivered Toulouse-Addis Ababa 29/06/16 leased from AerCap.
Global Aviation News:
Argentina Aviation Part 1: Avianca, Copa & LATAM promote international traffic at secondary cities
Argentina Aviation Part 2: Aerolineas Argentinas pressured as competition intensifies
Boeing said to court Emirates airline over revamped 777
Boeing Says Building Mid-Range Jet a Matter of ‘When,’ Not ‘If’
Boeing Unveils Touch-Screen Flight Deck For 777X
China Eastern Airlines launches three new European routes from Shanghai
EasyJet CEO: European Airlines Are Used To Change
EasyJet Seeks EU Operating Certificate as Brexit Workaround
Hawaiian Airlines Flies High Above Competitors
Is Etihad’s Hogan Playing Chess While The Big 3 U.S. Airlines Play Checkers?
Shrinking Pool of Future Pilots Keeps Major Airlines on Edge
Thomson Airways receives its first Boeing 787-9
U.S. Department of Transportation requires additional time to review Norwegian UK application
Read more: http://www.aviator.aero/press_releases/29682
Irish Aviation News:
AerCap president sees continued strong demand on operating leases
Avolon to acquire 45 aircraft from GECAS
Read more: http://www.aviator.aero/press_releases/29690
AWAS expands Dreamliner fleet with first 787 delivery to long-time customer Ethiopian Airlines
Read more: http://www.aviator.aero/press_releases/29668
Belfast International Airport and Action Cancer sharpen up their act
IAG CEO Willie Walsh: Impact Of ATC Strikes Worse than Brexit
Nordic Aviation Capital (NAC) delivered three Bombardier Dash 8-Q400s to Air Canada on lease
Read more: http://www.aviator.aero/press_releases/29670
Norwegian confident of Cork flights despite UK setback
Robert Roberts coffee company takes off with Belfast City Airport
Ryanair CEO Says Actual Brexit Will Never Happen
Ryanair seeks nod to buy more stock after €150m post-Brexit swoop
Ryanair’s 15 new aircraft ‘unlikely’ to be deployed in UK following Brexit
Transportation Partners announces Lion Group’s first JOL transaction for one 737-800 on lease from FPG to Malindo Air
Read more: http://www.aviator.aero/press_releases/29703
Irish Aviation Research Institute Blog Posts:
Dublin Aerospace Awarded Airbus Belgua APU contract : http://bit.ly/28YD55W
Dublin Aerospace wins 5 year multi-million dollar landing gear contract with AirAsia : http://bit.ly/28Wb6oo
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:
@ghimlay .@Fly_Norwegian says it’s confident UK subsidiary will receive full DOT authority.
@Grandpois 83% of all intra-African flights have less than 120 pax. Some issues to address #RoutesAfrica.
@Grandpois $58 BILLION of revenue (all carriers) generated by airlines in Africa says Sabre’s Gad Wavomba #RoutesAfrica.
@JustinMeyerKC KMCI’s newest airline, Allegiant, filled up planes in March 2016 to Florida: PGD – 92% full, PIE – 91%, SFB 89% via @TransportStats.
@TheHUBRoutes Spain’s @BinterCanarias will initially base two @ATRaircraft in Cape Verde for domestic operations with likely October launch. #RoutesAfrica.
@winglets747 757 replacement: potentially creates opportunities for Asian LCCs 2 expand range of designations without large capacity & w/ right economics.
Today’s Videos Picks:
Airborne 06.30.16: 7000th Citation, C Series Order, John Glenn Honored
Bombardier delivers C Series jets
Inside Bombardier’s CSeries: From simulator to first flights
SPECTACULAR ARRIVAL of SWISS 1st Bombardier CSeries CS100 at Zurich
World’s Greatest Aviation Celebration: #SeeYouInOshkosh