Published on August 23rd, 2016 | by Alan Dwyer0
Daily Aviation Brief – 23/08/2016
N767KS Boeing 767-24Q(ER) c/n 28270 Mid East Jet Departed Atlantic Aviation Group hangar 21/08/16 arrived 16/08/16.
PR-PDH ATR72-212A(500) c/n 572 Passaredo Linhas Aéreas Ferried Leite Lopes-Augusto Severo-Amílcar Cabral International-Lanzarote-Saarbrücken 19-21/08/16 on return to lessor ex EI-FAN.
VT-JTD Boeing 737-838 c/n 30734 Jet Airways Delivered Shanghai Pudong International-Chhatrapati Shivaji International-Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel International-Mumbai Airport 29/07-05/08/16 ex EI-FNM.
Global Aviation News:
Airbus explains how Cabin-Flex enables dense A321neo layouts
AirAsia X to restart London flights in 2018 with Airbus A330neo jets
Air Astana maintains #PaxEx focus as it fine-tunes growth strategy
Brussels Airlines to phase out all remaining BAe146
Consolidation in Europe’s Airline Industry
Deadline extended for SriLankan Airlines privatization
Emirates schedules last Boeing 777-200ER service in late-Oct 2016
Is Europe running out of profitable air routes?
Jetstar Asia’s CEO on why leaders should take a “soccer coach” approach
MIT Research Could Lead to Lighter and More Damage-Resistant Aircraft
North American airlines reduce CASK in 2015 thanks to lower fuel, but ominous labour cost trends
Survey reveals British public’s attitudes towards travel post-Brexit
SWISS ‘satisfied’ with first 30 days of CS100 operations
United makes good on pledge to improve on-time performance
Virgin Atlantic Cargo set to boost capacity with new A350s
Irish Aviation News:
AerCap interest in an Easyjet take-over highly debatable, Credit Suisse says
A summer of discontent? Buy the structural winner, Ryanair
Finnair outlines leased Cityjet SuperJet operation in Aug/Sep 2016
More than 3,000 holidaymakers claiming refund following collapse of Lowcostholidays
Plane pull at Shannon for charity
Ryanair and rivals likely to cut prices, says analyst
Ryanair plans new Italian routes in S17
This man bought a Boeing 767 – and helped put his Sligo town on the map
3 Aviation Events starting week of 29 August on Ascend Aero’s Complete Guide to Aerospace Conferences & Events
Read more: http://www.ascendaero.com/events/
Irish Aviation Research Institute Blog Posts:
Irish Aircraft Leasing Newsletter 22 August 2016: http://bit.ly/2bc3auw
Irish Commercial Aircraft Update 22-08-16: http://bit.ly/2bcdgeC
‘Nancy Corrigan – Sky Blazer’ to be screened at Chagrin Documentary Film Festival: http://bit.ly/2bIR7GJ
Tweets of the day:
@Airlineroute American Airlines’ Boeing 787-9 inaugural flight is now scheduled on 04OCT16, one-time Dallas/Ft. Worth – London Heathrow flight.
@Airlineroute Icelandair schedules Boeing 767 service to Seattle from 17FEB17 to 02MAY17, 3 times a week.
@AlexInAir Delta will move all flights that fly from @HeathrowAirport T4 to Terminal 3, meaning ALL #Delta flights will leave from T3 as from Sep 14.
@ghimlay .@Avianca set to announce new CFO, current finance chief being re-assigned to lead new strategic business unit.
@winglets747 Cathay Pacific 1H2016 fuel hedging losses increased 20% to US$579m, but overall fuel bill down 20% as lower prices offset hedging losses.
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