Published on August 22nd, 2016 | by Trevor Buckley0
Daily Aviation Brief – 22/08/2016
EI-XLH Boeing 747-446 c/n 27650 Transaero Airlines Ferried Teruel Airport-Xiamen Gaoqi International 19/08/16 for cabin config & paint for Rossiya Airlines.
OE-IEJ Airbus A319-132 c/n 2032 CIT Aerospace Ferried Brunei International-Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar International-Tbilisi International-Shannon 18-20-08/16 ex V8-RBR.
VP-BVU Boeing 737-5Y0 c/n 25183 Vim Avia Ferried Vilnius-Ostrava 19/08/16 ex EI-DTV.
Global Aviation News:
AirAsia’s Fernandes says looking for a partner in China
Boeing and ANA mark 50th ANA 787; saves USD98m p/a in fuel compared to 767
Boeing Now Depends Primarily on the 737 and the 787, Analyst Says
British Airways to extend operations from Stansted into winter
Cathay Pacific: 71 widebody aircraft on order
Eurowings Europe to open Salzburg base in 2017
Europe’s Largest Tour Operators Are Doing Well Now But It’s Next Year That Matters
Finnair blames A350 delays for slower capacity growth
Heathrow is to slash landing charges for the quietest aircraft as it seeks to show it can tackle noise pollution
Japan looks to draw more tourists by sea, air
OPINION: Airlines always win in the game of booking roulette
PrivateFly CEO on the future of stateside private jet travel
Qatar Airways to codeshare with Vueling
Southwest Wants to Start Working With More International Airlines
Thai Airways Plans to Resume Plane Purchases as Earnings Rebound
‘Uber of airlines’ Surf Air aims for European lift-off by hiring Text100 in US and UK
Irish Aviation News:
Aer Lingus, Connecticut Help Each Other With Ads
Amedeo Air Four Plus: Acquisition Of Asset
Read more: http://www.aviator.aero/press_releases/30514
Brexit blamed as Derry to Dublin flight plan cancelled
Consultation on a Process for Consideration of a Supplementary Capex Allowance
Dublin-based Avolon tipped to buy $4bn of CIT planes
IAG Cargo and Exelsius to hold GDP workshop in Dublin
Irish Norwegian Air unit gets $15m cash boost from parent
Membership airline Surf Air to fly from Dublin in 2017
Residents question daa intention to alter night-time restrictions
SMBC Aviation Capital delivers Boeing 787-8 to Avianca
Stobart Air sale to CityJet set to close next week
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:
@Airlineroute Ethiopian Airlines’ Madrid service to operate via Rome with 787-8 from the week of 30OCT16.
@Airlineroute Fiji Airways plans to expand codeshare partnership with American Airlines, including London, Mexico City and Sao Paulo, subject to approval.
@jonostrower You can now Google connecting IATA airport codes to look up scheduled route information.
@R_Wall Airbus A350 production ramp-up moderated for 2016 and 2017 — supplier Orbital ATK says.
Today’s Videos Picks:
A Day in the Life at Belfast City Airport – Special Assistance
Dublin Airport introduction of 51st & Green – TravelMedia.ie Soiree Networking Event 2016
IndiGo Airlines Pilots Grounded For Mid – Air Selfies
Interview with Hainan Airlines president Xie Haoming
Japan Airlines Is Using Microsoft’s HoloLens For Training