Published on August 24th, 2016 | by Trevor Buckley0
Daily Aviation Brief – 24/08/2016
EI-SLK ATR72-212(F) c/n 395 ASL Airlines Rolled out of ASL Airlines hangar 20/08/16 now with ASL Airlines titles applied with all blue tail.
OE-IEJ Airbus A319-132 c/n 2032 CIT Aerospace to Lufthansa Technik hangar 20/08/16 for Charlie Airlines in Cyprus Airways colours.
OY-SRO Boeing 767-25E(SF) c/n 27194 Star Air Departed Atlantic Aviation Group hangar 19/08/16 arrived 12/08/16.
Global Aviation News:
Air Malta to focus on MENA market if Alitalia deal proceeds
Allegiant Air faces new competition from US ULCCs as fleet and labour deals drive some cost creep
Boeing says its 787 aircraft a big help to Air India
Brazil’s CB Air to acquire rival air taxi firm Global Aviation
Cathay Pacific 1H2016: market squirms at 80% profit drop. Cathay not in crisis; but must cut costs
Dubrovnik Airport: providing essential tourism support for a region. Croatia Airlines’ 3rd base
EasyJet shares soar over takeover rumours
Iceland’s WOW air up for aviation social media awards
Lufthansa puts pressure on Swiss to turn Geneva profitable
Southwest Airlines: Where is the LUV? Rivals have advantages as labour relations crumble
Irish Aviation News:
AerCap Holdings Authorizes Share Repurchase Program of $250 Million
Read more: http://www.aviator.aero/press_releases/30531
Ascend Aero – Helicopter Newsletter 22 August
Avolon delivers one A320-200 to Air Berlin
Read more: http://www.aviator.aero/press_releases/30530
CIT Aerospace Signs 39 Agreements Related to the Lease of Commercial Aircraft and Delivers 26 Aircraft in Q2 2016
Deal to sell Stobart Air to CityJet close
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:
@AlexInAir Sonntagszeitung reporting @FlySWISS could withdraw flights from it’s #Geneva base amid ongoing financial losses.
@Airlineroute American Airlines adds A330-200 Philadelphia – Boston service during the month of Nov 2016.
@Airlineroute DELTA schedules 767-400ER service on Atlanta – San Diego route once a day, 16DEC16 – 02JAN17 and 01MAR17 – 31MAR17.
@ghimlay .@Avianca still searching for strategic partner, airline says it’s making progress but nothing to announce.
@NiallHarbison Nothing beats the warm comforting embrace of an @AerLingus flight home from America. Staff so incredibly sound.
@SFist SFO Hikes Overnight Parking Prices 40%, Overnight.
Today’s Videos Picks:
Cardiff Aviation’s Dickinson Sees Air Djibouti Potential
European Rugby Union Champions Cup with Turkish Airlines
How Business Aviation Helps Patients Battling Cancer – AINtv
Private Airlines Request Govt to Allow Them Skip Pakistani Airspace
Textron Aviation Announces Citation Longitude and Hemisphere Business Jets – AINtv