Published on July 7th, 2016 | by Alan Dwyer0
Daily Aviation Brief – 07/07/2016
HL8064 Boeing 737-8AS c/n 37532 Jeju Air Delivered Dublin-Baku-Heydar Aliyev International-Incheon International Airport (ICN) 05/6-07/16 ex EI-EFB.
N546CC Boeing 737-86N c/n 29888 Blue Panorama Registration cancelled 05/06/16 to become EI-.
N853HK Embraer 145 c/n 145407 GECAS Ferried St Louis International-Wichita Mid Continent-Kingman Airport 01/07/16 after storage.
Global Aviation News:
AA flies from UK to Belize in November
Allegiant Air attacks United in New York, testing niche ULCC model in large competitive metro market
Americans fly LAX-SFO more than any other flight path in the U.S
IATA reports pause in removal of freighters from storage, but capacity in storage remains high
Korea Skies Get Crowded as Travel Mania Spurs 6 Budget Carriers
Lion Group and Turkish Airlines could fill the void in Australia-Bali market as AirAsia X withdraws
Norwegian celebrates 2nd anniversary of low-cost long-haul flights to U.S.
Norwegian dips into wet-lease marketplace
Norwegian reports passenger growth and solid load factor in June
Singapore Airlines to Allow Passengers to Bid for Seat Upgrades
Transport Canada looking at airport sell-offs
Vietnam extends European visa exemption program
YVR’s new Air Canada flight to Delhi means new business for locals
Irish Aviation News:
Billund-Madrid is “Skyscanner Unserved Route of the Week” – 46,000 searches in past year; Iberia? – or Ryanair to return??
Boxever and the promise of modern airline customer experiences
Dublin Airport Invests €2M In New Self-Service Check-In Kiosks To Improve Passenger Experience
Hutchinson part of UK-wide consortium taking lead in innovative titanium aerospace project
Malta-St Petersburg is “Skyscanner Unserved Route of the Week” ‒ 76,000 annual searches ‒ why isn’t Ryanair “Russian” in?
Ryanair, Aer Lingus face losing €16m EU tax case
Ryanair assisting German tax inquiry into contractor pilots
Ryanair passenger numbers up 11 per cent in June
Ryanair reveals two new sunshine routes from Aberdeen
Ryanair, Your Brexit Gem
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
First Boeing Business Jet (BBJ) registered in Ireland: http://bit.ly/29arbku
Irish Aircraft Leasing Newsletter 4 July 2016: http://bit.ly/29h5mpo
Irish Commercial Aircraft Update 04-07-16: http://bit.ly/29I9fPP
Tweets of the day:
@Airlineroute British Airways to fly Boeing 787-9 to Baltimore from 31OCT16, along with the -8.
@Airlineroute British Airways 787-9 to fly to Moscow Domodedovo twice a week from 01NOV16.
@airwayslive Measured 82db cabin noise from @PWCanada GTF1500 in seat 6A ahead of wing on #CSeries media flight take off roll.
@FlySWISS The new C Series will give SWISS one of the youngest aircraft fleets in Europe. #welcomeCSeries @BBD_Aircraft.
@FlySWISS Its fuel consumption and its carbon dioxide emissions have been reduced by up to 25% #welcomeCSeries.
@FlySWISS New CS100 HB-JBA will perform its first commercial flight on Friday 15 July: LX 638 from ZRH to CDG, departing at 12:30 #welcomeCSeries.
Today’s Videos Picks:
Ameriflight Fairchild Metro III arrival @ St. Kitts R.L.B Int’l Airport
Christine’s Stunning Night Landing!
Introducing GE Aviation’s TrueChoice™
Spring Airlines: Choosing Amadeus for our next phase of growth
Sully – Official Trailer [HD]
What’s New: Ethiopian Airlines first A350 XWB takes shape