Published on October 7th, 2016 | by Alan Dwyer0
Daily Aviation Brief – 07/10/2016
AP-BKM Airbus A330-301 c/n 70 Shaheen Air International Ferried Dublin-Orlando Sanford 06/10/16 for part-out & scrap ex EI-CRK.
EI-FNZ Airbus A330-343 c/n 1491 Turkish Airlines Ferried Mojave-Bangor-Zurich 04/05-10/16 to become TC-.
EI-XLC Boeing 747-446 c/n 27100 Rossiya Airlines Ferried Dublin-Shannon 06/10/16 for interim storage after paint prior delivery.
Global Aviation News:
Air Berlin handing over a big chunk of itself to arch competitor
Air Canada Part 2: Financial progress makes investment grade metrics more tangible
Air Costa In Talks With Foreign Airlines For Stake Sale
Airline assets and lessor assets
Airline Price War in Europe Is Proving Cynics Right
Airport CEO Sees Budapest Back in Game After Malev Collapse
All Nippon Airways: the A380’s allocation to Honolulu is strategic, not a core network decision
EasyJet Suffers First Profit Drop Since 2009 on Terror, Brexit
Europe’s Airlines Are Drunk on Cheap Fuel
Garuda Indonesia international outlook Part 1: further expansion despite weak 1H2016 results
IAG Traffic & Capacity Statistics – September 2016
Jordan steps up tourism drive with more European flights to Aqaba
LIAT’s woes reflect business conflicts, limited vision, in intra-regional Caribbean aviation
Lufthansa does not guarantee employment at Brussels Airlines after take-over
Meeting Iran Air’s dealmaker
MEGA Maldives Airlines Part 2: MEGA attempts to diversify beyond the China-Maldives market
Mexican LCC VivaAerobus receives first A320neo
Nine US airports added to Global Entry program
Norwegian Air CEO Interview: Regulators and Airlines Are Afraid of Us
Qatar Airways, Boeing to hold news conference in Washington DC
Time is running out for Air Malta
Too much inventory, not enough space
TUIfly to shut down flight operations Friday after ‘massive’ crew shortage
Why Are American Airports So Awful?
Irish Aviation News:
AerCap Confirms Placement of Five Embraer E-Jets E2 Aircraft to Borajet Airlines
Read more: http://www.aviator.aero/press_releases/31119
Calls to scrap air tax as 1.2m Northern Ireland passengers opt to fly from Dublin
CityJet pilots say Amsterdam move will cut pay by up to 50%
Dublin Airport makes further progress on securing direct service to China
Dublin Airport: Record numbers of NI passengers
EI-FTD Boeing 737-8AS Ryanair First Flight
EXCLUSIVE: Ryanair’s CMO Explains Why the Airline Will NOT Buy Long-Range 737 MAX
Expert manoeuvres in competition law Aer Lingus vs Ryanair (Pre IAG Takeover)
Partners with Datalex to Improve Software Quality Assurance
IBM, Intel and Ryanair at conference to unite designers and developers
Ryanair launches new route to Porto
Ryanair Launches Record Nuremberg Summer 2017 Schedule (+400%)
Read more: http://www.aviator.aero/press_releases/31103
Irish Aviation Research Institute Blog Posts:
Irish Aircraft Leasing Newsletter 4 October 2016: http://bit.ly/2dskI8L
Irish Commercial Aircraft Update 04-10-16: http://bit.ly/2cPy0yo
Ryanair announces a record 76 new routes for Summer 2017: http://bit.ly/2dpRVlS
Tweets of the day:
@boingo Passengers want permanent #connectivity and personalized service – Prez. & CEO of @RenoAirport Marily Mora #airports16 #innovation.
@e_russell Altavair (formerly Guggenheim Aviation Partners) chief wants to build one-stop leasing shop.
@e_russell #SNA’s cap of 10.8m seats is hurting Southwest.
@Mark_J_Henry The @Irishtouristind CEO says @TourismIreland has lost €20 million of state funding in recent years & it’s time for reinvestment: #Connect16.
@JohnLStrickland .@McWhirterAlex @FT human side of any #airline restructure/merger is the hardest. I’ve been there #Tuifly #AirBerlin #Etihad.
@JohnLStrickland #britishairways catering changes bring #IAG consistency with #aerlingus #Iberia #vueling.
Today’s Videos Picks:
Beyond The Game: Interview with Turkish Airlines CEO Ilker Ayci
GE Aviation Opens Digital Collaboration Center in Austin
IAG Cargo’s CEO, Drew Crawley, discuss IAG’s Hanger 51 Start-Up Accelerator Programme
Passengers are Demanding Better In-Flight Wi-Fi
PHX Subcommittee Downtown, Aviation, Economy & Innovation 10-05-16
RPAS Training and Flight Testing with iFly Technology
The challenges facing EasyJet
United Airlines eliminates hundreds of spreadsheets with Anaplan