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Published on August 9th, 2016 | by Trevor Buckley

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Daily Aviation Brief – 09/08/2016

Aircraft Update:

HA-FAX Boeing 737-476(F) c/n 24437 ASL Airlines Hungary overshot runway at Milan Bergamo 05/08/16 reported as written off.

9K-AMA Airbus A300B4-605R c/n 673 Kuwait Airways Ferried Kuwait City-Shannon-Stewart International-Roswell International 06/08/16 for part-out & scrap.

9M-XAA Airbus A330-301 c/n 54 AirAsia X Ferried Kula Lumpur-Kansai/International-Honolulu 07/08/16 on return to lessor Kahala Aviation Leasing ex N54AN/EI-SHN. 

Global Aviation News:

Air Canada: despite market weakness and its robust capacity growth, maintains a positive outlook

Read more: http://centreforaviation.com/analysis/air-canada-despite-market-weakness-and-its-robust-capacity-growth-maintains-a-positive-outlook-295114

AirAsia’s resilient Fernandes eyes China to chart new expansion

Read more: http://asia.nikkei.com/Business/Companies/AirAsia-s-resilient-Fernandes-eyes-China-to-chart-new-expansion

Charleston’s airfares plummet 17.2% in 5 years

Read more: http://www.postandcourier.com/20160807/160809662/charlestons-airfares-plummet-172-in-5-years

Dubai International handles 40.5m passengers in first half

Read more: http://gulfnews.com/business/aviation/dubai-international-handles-40-5m-passengers-in-first-half-1.1875232

Emirates goes all A380 to Manchester

Read more: http://www.aviator.aero/press_releases/30377

Low-cost flights from Canberra could inject $17 million into ACT economy

Read more: http://www.canberratimes.com.au/act-news/lowcost-flights-from-canberra-could-inject-17-million-into-act-economy-20160805-gqmanh.html

Remove the differential in the passenger service charge at KLIA, KLIA2 – IATA

Read more: http://english.astroawani.com/malaysia-news/remove-differential-passenger-service-charge-klia-klia2-iata-113268

Scoot eyes Gold Coast-Europe flights in 2017

Read more: http://www.ibtimes.com.au/scoot-eyes-gold-coast-europe-flights-2017-1523987

Spirit Airlines feels sting of Southwest’s discounting. First signs emerge of changing network mix

Read more: http://centreforaviation.com/analysis/spirit-airlines-feels-sting-of-southwests-discounting-first-signs–emerge-of-changing-network-mix-295346

Third Heathrow runway would push up air fares, say campaigners

Read more: https://www.theguardian.com/uk-news/2016/aug/08/heathrow-third-runway-higher-air-fares-airports-commission

Irish Aviation News:

ALAFCO acquires portfolio of nine modern passenger aircraft from GECAS

Read more: http://www.aviator.aero/press_releases/30367

DAA refutes pilot union claims on planned T2 bus facility

Read more: http://www.independent.ie/business/irish/daa-refutes-pilot-union-claims-on-planned-t2-bus-facility-34942831.html

Dublin Airport seeks bids for new €320m runway

Read more: http://www.irishtimes.com/business/transport-and-tourism/dublin-airport-seeks-bids-for-new-320m-runway-1.2749147

‘I was with the Irish army in Lebanon, but setting up a drone business is the hardest thing I’ve done’

Read more: http://www.thejournal.ie/green-aviation-oisin-green-2-2911708-Aug2016/

RAF tornado jets could shoot down hijacked planes in Irish airspace in event of terror attack

Read more: http://www.irishexaminer.com/ireland/raf-tornado-jets-could-shoot-down-hijacked-planes-in-irish-airspace-in-event-of-terror-attack-414646.html

Ryanair expands Frankfurt Hahn service in W16

Read more: http://www.routesonline.com/news/38/airlineroute/268255/ryanair-expands-frankfurt-hahn-service-in-w16/

Ryanair expands Liverpool W16 network

Read more: http://www.routesonline.com/news/38/airlineroute/268256/ryanair-expands-liverpool-w16-network/

Ryanair staff to climb to 18,500

Read more: http://www.thetimes.co.uk/edition/ireland/ryanair-staff-to-climb-to-18-500-xcm6l8gll

Senator and airport’s neighbours meet Ross

Read more: http://www.independent.ie/regionals/fingalindependent/news/senator-and-airports-neighbours-meet-ross-34919586.html

3 Aviation Events starting week of 22 August on Ascend Aero’s Complete Guide to Aerospace Conferences & Events 

Read more: http://www.ascendaero.com/events/

Irish Aviation Research Institute Blog Posts:

To Be Updated 10 August 

Tweets of the day:

@CAPA_Aviation .@BrisbaneAirport CEO/MD Julieanne Aloe says relationship with airlines is “profoundly about partnership” #CAPAsummit.

 ‏@CAPA_Aviation Concur: Business travellers are adopting mobile technology, however it is not replacing the web.Mobile access is a necessity now #capasummit.

@CAPA_Aviation .@Qantas Group CEO Alan Joyce notes 2015 profit greater than Air NZ, Etihad, Virgin, SIA combined 💰#CAPAsummit.

@CAPA_Aviation .@QatarAirways notes only place the carrier is not growing is Australia ‘but not by lack of desire’ due to lack of air access #CAPAsummit.

@jacquiwalshe No longer supply chain – rather Eco system of equally digitally intelligent partners – Ed Sims @AirwaysNZ #capasummit.

@winglets747 It appears that in 2018 Cathay will retire 777-200 B-HNL: Line #1. First 777 ever to fly, was Boeing prototype until Cathay needed capacity.

‏‏Today’s Videos Picks:

Aer Lingus In-Flight Entertainment Aug/Sept 16

https://youtu.be/L7wEZsQmWvc

Constant Aviation | Citation X | Interior Refurbishment

https://youtu.be/gEV86q7SxTo

Etihad Airways E-BOX In-flight Entertainment August 2016

https://youtu.be/wqs7FjSKw2M

IJW2016 – Paratroopers Reinforce Bonds

https://youtu.be/afcT96k7Ktc

One of a kind WWII aircraft flies across Chicago skyline

https://youtu.be/JfnuWTOlfjI

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