Published on September 23rd, 2016 | by Trevor Buckley0
Daily Aviation Brief – 23/09/2016
EC-JVE Airbus A319-111 c/n 2843 Vueling Airlines To Eirtech Aviation paint hangar 21/09/16.
EC-LVA Airbus A320-214 c/n 1171 Vueling Airlines Ferried Barcelona-Ostrava 20/09/16 for paint prior transfer to Iberia ex EI-EZE.
EI-FRX Boeing 737-8AS c/n 44746 Ryanair Delivered Boeing Field-Keflavik-Dublin 22/09/16.
EI-RUR Boeing 737-8MC c/n 44435 Rossiya Airlines Ferried Kaunas-Bournemouth 22/09/16 for paint prior delivery.
9V-SBF Airbus A319-132 c/n 3104 Silk Air Ferried Singapore-Sharjah-Athens-Shannon-Kemnble 20-22/09/16 for part-out & scrap.
Global Aviation News:
Aeroflot might have to sell Rossiya Airlines
Air France announces large scale fleet retrofit and refurbishment programme
Airline Weekly Lounge Episode 56 – CEO Interview: Frontier’s Biffle
AirAsia to reward klia2 passengers for using web or mobile check-in – See more at: http://www.themalaymailonline.com/travel/article/airasia-to-reward-klia2-passengers-for-using-web-or-mobile-check-in#sthash.6C4cesY7.dpuf
Avianca Airlines Are Seeking Separate Partners, Efromovich Says
Biggest Airbus A320neo Buyer IndiGo Switches to 20 Larger A321s
Canada’s next LCC strives toward lower fares
EasyJet pilots back industrial action
EC approves HNA Group acquisition of Gategroup
Fastjet losses deepen to $15 million in 1H
Flynas closes in on new fleet order
Hawaiian Air Targets London, Considers Role for A380 Superjumbo
LCC changes face of long-haul
New CarTrawler Ancillary Revenue Yearbook Catalogs: $40.5bn in revenue boosts for 67 airlines
US Grants Airbus, Boeing a Chance to Sell Airplanes to Iran
Irish Aviation News:
Calls On Clare TDs To Lobby Against Third Runway At Dublin Airport
Cityjet’s new Sukhoi Super Jet SSJ-100 visits London Southend Airport
Department liases with Attorney General over options for interim Aran air service
Government starts assessing Aran Islands air service tenders
Government should explore possibility of building ‘second airport in Dublin’ as runway saga rumbles on
Government backing for Derry to London route ‘crucial’
Nordic Aviation Capital (NAC) delivers one new ATR 72- 600, MSN 1339, to Stobart Air
Read more: http://www.aviator.aero/press_releases/30908
Ryanair adds routes and demands APD be scrapped
Ryanair expands Thessaloniki routes in S17
Ryanair launches improved ‘Rate my Flight’ service across Europe
Ryanair Launches New Aberdeen To Faro Route
Read more: Read more: http://www.aviator.aero/press_releases/30905
Ryanair Launches Cardiff Summer 2017 Schedule
Read more: http://www.aviator.aero/press_releases/30904
Ryanair Launches Newquay Cornwall Summer 2017 Schedule With New Route To Faro
Read more: http://www.aviator.aero/press_releases/30903
Ryanair plans additional new UK routes in 2017
Ryanair to fly Luxembourg-Lisbon starting March 2017
Ryanair unveils new flights to trump TAP as Portugal’s main airline
Six million reasons to smile at Shannon
State considers Dublin airport expansion
Tourism Situation Outlook & Analysis Report – Performance update – July 2016
€1.3 million funding announced for IWAK not enough says Calleary
Irish Aviation Research Institute Blog Posts:
Irish Aircraft Leasing Newsletter 19 September 2016: http://bit.ly/2d2hnvI
Irish Commercial Aircraft Update 19-09-16: http://bit.ly/2chSniJ
Tweets of the day:
@AlanWhiteside @BelTel @Ryanair More extra charges for O’Leary from DAA. Time to grow big style in @BelfastAirport Michael. #DAAtaketheproverbial.
@Ashok_Gajapathi Another month of record growth for Indian aviation. August records 24% – highest worldwide. #TransformingIndia.
@e_russell “I don’t see, at this point, making any radical network changes,” says @AmericanAir’s Nocella on whether it could close a hub. #Boyd16RNO.
@e_russell “We’re trying to make sure a network, as big as it is, doesn’t compete with each other,” says AA’s Nocella referring to its hubs. #Boyd16RNO.
@e_russell .@AmericanAir is retrofitting 4 777-200s with new biz class seats simultaneously in Hong Kong now, says Andrew Nocella. #Boyd16RNO.
@Gil_Bousquet CEO of @Ryanair Michael O’Leary in #Toulouse 27th of september @aeroport_tls.
@IrlEmbLisbon Open up Montijo airport to commercial traffic to increase capacityand get lower airfares @Ryanair.
@JohnLStrickland Dunkerley @HawaiianAir critical of extent of govt blessing of #airline JV’s as stifling competition. 84% of N.Atlantic capacity is in JVs.
@JustinMeyerKC Aviation expert Michael Boyd believes the US airport industry will cross the 1B enplanement mark in 2021. #Boyd16RNO.
@JustinMeyerKC SkyWest’s Chip Childs says economics for 50 seat jets is still strong (for now). Needs demand to stay high and fuel to stay low. #Boyd16RNO.
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Aero-TV: Rainbow Aviation’s EMG-6 – The Cutest Motor Glider
Behind the scenes: SkyTeam’s Mojave desert photo shoot
CarTrawler Ancillary Revenue Yearbook by IdeaWorksCompany
CF6 – 80E1 Fuel Strainer Packings – GE Aviation Maintenance Minute
European Aviation Network – Installation of the first LTE antennas in the UK