Published on July 8th, 2016 | by Alan Dwyer


Daily Aviation Brief – 08/07/2016

Aircraft Update:

EI-FSJ Boeing 737-86N c/n 29888 Blue Panorama Delivered Norwich-Rome Fiumicino 07/07/16 ex N546CC.

EI-OVB Airbus A321-211 c/n 6756 Sky High Leasing Ferried Teruel-Shannon  07/07/16 in Transaero Airlines colours for painting into Aeroflot colours.

EI-VKO Airbus A321-211 c/n 6678 Aeroflot Painted at Shannon 06/07/16 to become VQ-BEA.

Global Aviation News:

Airbus prepares for A330neo final assembly

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Analysis: Why frequent flyer programmes need greater transparency

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Air Austral takes delivery of first 787-8 as Boeing extends lead in the 2016 delivery race

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Bombardier: Successful SWISS CSeries EIS is ‘critical’

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HNA, Li Ka-shing firm short-listed for CIT plane leasing unit sale: sources

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Jet2 unveils 57 weekly flights from new Birmingham base

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Lion Group expands fleet by 16 aircraft in 1H2016, surpassing the 250 aircraft milestone

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Lion Group and Turkish Airlines could fill the void in Australia-Bali market as AirAsia X withdraws

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Long haul LCCs in ascendance: Scoot prepares to fly to Europe in 2017, the world’s longest LCC route

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Monarch Airlines restructure Part 1: a solid return to profit, with reduced fleet

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NewLeaf: the Canadian ULCC readies for launch as a “virtual” airline, and WestJet is ready to pounce

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Tigerair Australia to replace all of its A320s with 737s

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United gets you to your destination on time – more than ever

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Irish Aviation News:

Avolon delivers one Airbus A320-200 to Air Berlin

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Buffalo Niagara International strong demand for Ireland link

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Bundoran man elected President of the Irish Travel Agents Association

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CEO leads Aer Lingus to reclaim “Fastest Airline In The World” in Budapest Runway Run

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Council to assess Dublin Airport’s runway plan in major review

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Dublin Airport: TD calls for restrictions on night-time flights

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Dublin Airport to pay ‘premium’ for houses affected by noise

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Fáilte Ireland host Spanish media on back of new route to Cork

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Lift-off for alternate power at Belfast airport

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Malaysia Airlines will rise again, says new Irish CEO

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Peter Bellew interview: ‘Malaysia Airlines is probably the toughest job you could have in aviation at the moment’

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Irish Aviation Research Institute Blog Posts:

Dublin Aerospace Awarded Airbus Belgua APU contract :

Dublin Aerospace wins 5 year multi-million dollar landing gear contract with AirAsia :

First Boeing Business Jet (BBJ) registered in Ireland:

Irish Aircraft Leasing Newsletter 4 July 2016: 

Irish Commercial Aircraft Update 04-07-16:

Tweets of the day:

@e_russell .@AmericanAir to debut 787-9 on DFW-MAD and DFW-GRU routes from 4 November.

@e_russell Swiss reveals #CSeries fleet introduction plans, 9 aircraft this year and 16 in 2017.

@ghimlay Eight airlines awarded HAV flights by @USDOT: Alaska, American, Delta, Frontier, JetBlue, Southwest, Spirit and United.

@RAeSTimR USAF “starting to spin up F-35 Weapon School at Nellis” says Carlisle. #RIAT16.

@winglets747 Former Singapore Airlines A330s leased from AWAS have found a new home at Hong Kong Airlines.

@winglets747 Tigerair Australia gaining synergies with Virgin Australia but also preparing for when all ties cut with Tigerair SG.

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