Published on August 17th, 2016 | by Trevor Buckley0
Daily Aviation Brief – 17/08/2015
D-AILA Airbus A319-114 c/n 609 Lufthansa to Lufthansa Technik hangar 14/08/16.
EI-CJY Boeing 757-2Y0 c/n 26161 I-Fly Delivered CAN-VKO 12/08/16 ex N153CA.
EI-DTW Boeing 737-5Y0 c/n 25188 Pan JSC Aircraft Leasing Ferried VNO-Ostrava 12/08/16 for painting.
OY-JTI Boeing 737-448(SF) c/n 25052 Jet Time Departed Atlantic Aviation Group hangar 15/08/16 arrived 13/08/16.
Global Aviation News:
AirAsia X Part 4: long haul LCC’s Europe strategy focuses on nonstops, with A330-900neos from 2018
Cathay Profit Margin Strained as Fuel Hedging Losses Mount
Fitch: Commercial Aircraft Delivery Outlook Intact Despite Order Slowdown
Read more: http://www.aviator.aero/press_releases/30457
Flying Getting Riskier in India as Safety Incidents Surge
Gatwick Airport establishes Growth Board ahead of government’s long-awaited aviation decision
How travel tech is helping us fulfil our holiday dreams
Read more: http://www.bbc.com/news/business-37048822
I quit government over Heathrow expansion: This is why I changed my mind
Japanese ministry approves Iberia’s inclusion to the joint business between Japan Airlines, British Airways and Finnair
Modi talks about AI’s turnaround in his I-Day speech
Planning for New Beijing Airport Excludes Air China
SMART airport design: 4 takeaways from this year’s conference
Tigerair Australia Pt 1: Virgin Australia LCC subsidiary completes transformation with first profit
United flight attendants ratify five-year labor contract
3 Travel Companies Turning Sustainability From A Cost Center to a Profit Generator
Irish Aviation News:
AerCap’s Q2: 90pc of new aircraft deliveries through 2018 have been leased
Ascend Aero – Helicopter Newsletter 15 August
ASL Airlines France secures nod for US flights
Maples Group assists AerGen in debut ABS issuance
Northern Ireland becoming even better value for visitors from Britain and Europe
Schmid Telecom successfully passes SAT with its VCS at IAA`s Remote TWR in Dublin
Superjet enhanced with clearance for narrow runways
Terminal on the rise ten years on
Tourists from Republic ‘on rise’ amid weak pound after EU vote
US lobbyists get $1m in effort to secure permit for European route
Viva Aerobus Selects Boxever to Drive Deep Customer Insights
Read more: http://news.sys-con.com/node/3893973
Irish Aviation Research Institute Blog Posts:
Irish Aircraft Leasing Newsletter 10 August 2016: http://bit.ly/2aGkrfe
Irish Commercial Aircraft Update 10-08-16: http://bit.ly/2aMm6kT
Tweets of the day:
@e_russell Gol redesigned its scheds at #CGH + key domestic airports to improve utilisation + attract biz pax.
@ghimlay .@VoeGOLoficial improves Q2 operating loss to R171m, reverses to net profit of R310m thanks to appreciation of Real agst USD.
@hharteveldt .@Delta wants to build a wall – around your long-haul biz class seat. DL to offer “suites” on A350s & 777s.
@winglets747 Much needed Italy-Gulf capacity rationalisation. Etihad A319 to replace Alitalia A330 on Venice-Abu Dhabi from 30 Oct 2016.
@winglets747 US airlines catchup on product but not marketing. Seats commoditised. Seats don’t tell stories. Interaction creates experiences, memories.
Today’s Videos Picks:
British Airways steep approach into London City Airport cockpit video
The Fundamentals of Route Development
Topical Issues Debate – New Runway at Dublin Airport
Tommy Broughan TD questioning Minister for Transport on Metro North