Published on July 18th, 2016 | by Trevor Buckley0
Daily Aviation Brief – 18/07/2016
EI-DTV Boeing 737-5Y0 c/n 25183 Pan JSC Aircraft Leasing Ferried Frankfurt-Vilnius 15/07/16 in Transaero Airlines colours after storage.
EI-TVG Boeing 737-7ZF(BBJ) c/n 60406 Hansel Jet Ireland Ferried Perpignan-Lyon 16/07/16 ex LY-TVM.
HL8070 Boeing 737-8AS c/n 37535 T´Way Air Delivered Dublin-Baku-Seoul Gimpo International 13-14/07/16 ex EI-EFM.
VP-BEG Airbus A321-211 c/n 6756 Aeroflot painted at Shannon 14/07/16 ex EI-OVB.
Global Aviation News:
AirAsia explains drivers behind big order for high-density A321neos
AirAsia’s Fernandes: Airport tax hike regressive; hinders economic, job growth
Boeing and Airbus buck analyst concerns, raise 20-year forecasts
Brexit Fuels Increased Interest In Travel From U.S. To UK
Brexit Won’t Spark a Wave of European Airline Consolidation
China’s HNA acquires SR Technics
Delta’s UK woes signal tougher times for airlines’ trans-Atlantic business
Europe’s best low-cost airline is invading America, and its US rivals should be afraid
Neo & Max Backlogs Beef Up As Show Orders Top $52 Billion
Norwegian signs first ever charter agreements in the U.S.
Read more: http://www.aviator.aero/press_releases/29993
Qatar Airways buys 10% of oneworld’s LATAM, to add to its 15% in IAG
Quebec could not afford to see CSeries fail, Premier says
Sukhoi working on a 120-seat Superjet
Tigerair Singapore prepares to resume expansion in late 2017 and 2018; feeding Scoot will be crucial
United Airlines Strengthens Position as Top U.S. Carrier to China, Begins Nonstop Service Between San Francisco and Hangzhou
Why sales of Boeing’s fabulous 777-300ER jet are stalled – and may not pick up
Irish Aviation News:
Belfast City Airport Awards ATC Contract to NATS
Cork Airport traffic sees double digit increase in June
Enterprise Ireland in Farnborough to boost Ireland’s aviation sector
Minister is ‘sympathetic’ to locals impacted by runway
Record numbers expected for Foynes Air Show
Ryanair launches Six Nations & Cheltenham 2017 flights
Ryanair troubleshoots plane problems with Qlik’s analytics
Thousands of Irish tourists hit by Lowcostholidays collapse
Waterford Airport staff to hold strike from next week
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
Tweets of the day:
@aschonland #Superjet CEO tells us the SSJ for #CityJet will have winglets from #Sukhoi in 2017.
@jonostrower Boeing details changes to 737 Max 7. Lot of detail here. New level of transparency from development org. #FIA16.
@R_Wall AirAsia says now has bought 575 Airbus A320 aircraft of various types.
@R_Wall Russian engineer wins Airbus crowd-sourcing drone challenge. But couldn’t get visa to be at #FIA16 Airbus’s Tom Enders says.
Today’s Videos Picks:
Farnborough 2016 Day 3: 787 Draws Eyes to the Skies
Farnborough End of Show Press Conference
Flybe CEO, Saad Hammad talking about the Q400 aircraft
I Fly A380 – Interview of Airbus’ Digital Transformation Officer Marc Fontaine
P-8 takes wing at the 2016 Farnborough International Airshow