Published on August 25th, 2016 | by Alan Dwyer0
Daily Aviation Brief – 25/08/2016
EI-DGU Airbus A300B4-622R(F) c/n 557 ASL Airlines Noted under tow from Eirtech Aviation paint hangar to Atlantic Aviation Group hangar 23/08/16 in full EAT Leipzig/DHL colours.
EI-OZL Airbus A300B4-622R(F) c/n 717 ASL Airlines Departed Eirtech Aviation paint hangar 23/08/16 in full EAT Leipzig/DHL colours arrived 05/08/16.
EI-OZM Airbus A300B4-622R(F) c/n 722 ASL Airlines To Eirtech Aviation paint hangar 23/08/16 in all white colours.
Global Aviation News:
American Airlines retires 20 MD-80s in one day
Boeing: The Big Picture
Condor demand drops 10% on European geopolitical climate
Delta’s Heathrow move shows power of joint ventures over alliances
Delta and Virgin Atlantic to fully co-locate at Heathrow Terminal 3
Read more: http://www.aviator.aero/press_releases/30529
ENAC implements regulation on non-scheduled air transport outside European Union
Emirates “facing difficulties” releasing blocked African funds
Etihad investment in Air Serbia is EU-compliant
Fewer European tourists travel to Norway
FlightGlobal, Diio and FlightStats create powerhouse in air travel data analytics
Norwegian Air Says It Backs Unions; Flight Attendant Leader Says “That’s Hilarious.”
Private Jet Operator Gestair’s Owners Said to Consider Sale
Qantas posts record $1.53 billion full-year profit
Qantas Group says Qantas 787 flights to be on sale before Christmas; introduction in 2017
The 10 best African airlines
Ukraine International Airlines progresses with fleet renewal
Irish Aviation News:
Alan Joyce’s turnaround programme delivers record annual profits at Qantas
Ascend Aero – IFE Newsletter 22 August
Charity partner for north’s air ambulance service confirmed
CIT Aerospace Signs 39 Agreements Related to the Lease of Commercial Aircraft and Delivers 26 Aircraft in Q2 2016
Read more: http://www.aviator.aero/press_releases/30525
Comment: Stobart, CityJet deal could create ‘third force’ in Irish Aviation
Finnair to boost Dublin-Helsinki flights from 2017
Start-up Coindrum close to signing deals as losses rise
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:
@jonostrower Singapore has 19 A380s in their fleet. What happens to those aircraft after they leave SIA will determine if the superjumbo survives.
@WeAreALPA We all know that if the @USDOT grants NAI its certificate to fly into the U.S., it will trigger the decimation of our industry. #DenyNAI.
@winglets747 Cathay Pacific ends 747 pax flights on 1 Oct, but final 747 flight will be CX8747 sightseeing 8 Oct on B-HUJ.
@winglets747 Final Cathay 747 pax flight to be flown by B-HUJ, last pax 747 for Cathay, first to fly transpolar non-stop, first to land at Chek Lap Kok.
@winglets747 Cathay Pacific expects its final three passenger 747-400s to be salvaged for parts and then broken down.
Today’s Videos Picks:
Delta, National Flight Academy cultivate students’ passion for aviation
Flying from Donegal Airport to Weston
Flying to Las Vegas on the Embraer Lineage 1000 Business Jet – AINtv
HondaJet HA-420 Receives FAA Type Certification – AINtv
Qantas CEO Alan Joyce: I’m Excited About the Future for Qantas