Published on September 15th, 2016 | by Alan Dwyer0
Daily Aviation Brief – 15/09/2016
LV-CEK Airbus A340-312 c/n 94 Aerolíneas Argentinas Ferried Ezeiza International-Miami-Goodyear 07/8-09/16 on return to lessor ex EI-EHZ.
VP-BVI Boeing 767-3Q8 c/n 24746 Vim Avia Delivered Manchester-Moscow Domodedovo 13/08/16 ex EI-DBG.
Global Aviation News:
ACI: Europe’s airport traffic returns to being a two-speed market in Jul-2016
ACI: Worldwide airport pax up 96% to over 7.2bn in 2014, registering increases in all six regions
American, Delta and United’s varying approaches to shareholder rewards & balance sheet management
Analysts Predict Sluggish U.S. Airline Stocks Will Turn Around
Eurowings Europe to open Palma de Mallorca base in 2017
How one airline found success with the most controversial jet in the world
LOT Plans Further Growth – New Aircraft And New Connections Next Year
Read more: http://www.aviator.aero/press_releases/30744
ICAO plans for SWIM standards by 2018
Madrid once more on track for 50 million passengers; Iberia, Iberia Express, Norwegian and Ryanair driving traffic growth
Malaysia plans $1.4b spending to improve congested airports
Nigeria’s largest airline has shut down operations as a dollar crunch bites
Norwegian’s Transatlantic Moves Inspire Other Carriers
Pegasus Airlines’ CEO Mehmet Nane reveals vision for airline at the Aviation Festival
Read more: http://www.aviator.aero/press_releases/30787
Singapore Air Won’t Extend Lease on Airbus A380 Jet in 2017
Southwest CEO: TSA has made ‘remarkable progress’ on checkpoint waits
Southwest confirms retirement of final 737-500 aircraft in early Sep-2016
UK domestic market sees fastest growth for a decade; British Airways, easyJet and Flybe dominate; London-Scotland routes are busiest
Irish Aviation News:
AerCap Delivers its First Airbus A320NEO Aircraft, on Lease to Volaris
Read more: http://www.aviator.aero/press_releases/30785
Acumen Aviation Appoints Marco Claluna As Associate Vice President – Valuation
Read more: http://www.aviator.aero/press_releases/30790
Ascend Aero – Helicopter Newsletter 12 September
Ascend Aero – IFE Newsletter 12 September
Celebrating new Ryanair flight from Milan Bergamo
Clune calls on President Juncker to intervene directly with the White House in the ongoing Norwegian airlines issue
Read more: http://westcorktimes.com/home/archives/38100
Co Down aerospace firm hopeful of landing more contracts on back of $1m Chinese deal
Comment: Ryanair turns on the ‘fasten the seatbelt’ sign
George Best Belfast City Airport has smashed its annual international passenger record almost four months before the end of the year
IAG carriers Aer Lingus British Airways expands codeshare routes from Sep 2016
Latvian Prime Minister Kucinskis chooses Ryanair over airBaltic
Norwegian boss accuses US of being protectionist delaying new services from Ireland
Ratepayers foot £14m bill for City of Derry Airport losses
Ryanair opens Sofia base
Ryanair on course for 117m passengers in 2016, guidance raised to €1,425m
Irish Aviation Research Institute Blog Posts:
Irish Aircraft Leasing Newsletter 5 September 2016: http://bit.ly/2bSz6Ya
Irish Commercial Aircraft Update 05-09-16: http://bit.ly/2cBWyM4
Tweets of the day:
@e_russell The challenge United management faces is closing the ~400bps margin gap to its peers (AA and DL), says Janus analyst Kelley. #A4ASummit.
@ghimlay “Fuel prices have come down 50%, but who’s to say they won’t double?” – @SouthwestAir CEO @gary_kelly #A4ASummit.
@ghimlay .@JetBlue CEO points out @Delta won GSA contract for LAX-CAN operated by China Southern. “We are not complaining about that.” #A4ASummit.
@IAEA1 ICF reports 57000 engines flying out there with CFM leading the population.
@loriara @AlaskaAir CEO says merger with @VirginAmerica expected to close in the next few weeks.
@RealClearNow ‘We don’t want to get distracted by the stock price, we want to run a good business’ – @AlaskaAir CEO #A4ASummit.
@R_Wall Singapore Airlines won’t extend lease on first Airbus A380 jet.
Today’s Videos Picks:
Aggressive marketing improves Malaysia Airlines’ market share
Boeing T-X: The Future of Pilot Training
Interview with Southwest Airlines chief executive Gary Kelly
Irish Historic Flight DH84 Dragon, 13th September 2016
Ryanair: vicini a intesa su Alghero, interesse per Napoli o Salerno
Small World – American Airlines