Published on October 18th, 2016 | by Trevor Buckley0
Daily Aviation Brief – 18/10/2016
D-AILB Airbus A319-114 c/n 610 Lufthansa to Lufthansa Technik 15/10/16.
OY-JTM Boeing 737-4Z9(F) c/n 27094 Jet Time to Atlantic Aviation Group 15/10/16.
OY-KAR Airbus A320-232 c/n 3159 SAS Airlines departed Lufthansa Technik 14/10/16.
OY-SRJ Boeing 767-25E(F) c/n 27195 Star Air to Atlantic Aviation Group 15/10/16.
PH-IAM Embraer 190LR c/n 19000310 Falko Regional Ferried Exeter–Norwich 15/10/16 for paint into Air Moldova colours.
Global Aviation News:
A good week for Boeing wide-bodies
British Airways to cease Chengdu route
California’s Ontario International Airport Part 2: Dominated by LCCs
Finnair launches Singapore to Helsinki route, claiming fastest way to get to Europe
Inselair: opportunities for the airline’s niche are ripe if the airline commits to an expanded fleet
Moody’s call for Boeing to cut wide body 777-300ER prices may strengthen QA strategy
Monarch Airlines: group receives new cash from Greybull Capital but profit outlook is down
Pressure mounts on Theresa May over airport expansion decision
Russia’s Nordwind Airlines Gets Moscow-New York designation
Scope clauses stop aircraft development
SR Technics and Aviation Cosmetics Malta Launch Lease-End Transitioning Services, LETS
Read more: http://www.aviator.aero/press_releases/31264
Star Alliance connecting partner model evolves as Juneyao Airlines replaces Mango as first member
What are the new airport connectivity trends?
Irish Aviation News:
Atlantic Aviation Group Granted EASA CAMO Part M Approval
Read more: http://www.aviator.aero/press_releases/31263
CityJet assures customers that normal services will continue at London City Airport
Read more: http://www.aviator.aero/press_releases/31267
CityJet named European regional airline of the year
GECAS and Atlantic AirVenture Aviation Centre Shannon have collaborated to develop a one week intensive program targeted at Transition Year (TY) students in the local schools
Here’s Why You Should Thank Your Lucky Stars That Dublin Airport Is On Your Doorstep
Pembroke Capital air leasing directors share €2.8m pay
SAS to add extra flights to its three routes out of Dublin
Shane Ross And Tourism Ireland CEO Have ‘Very Positive’ Brexit Meeting
The first of the State’s proceeds from the Aer Lingus sale has been spent
WTM Aviation Programme – Interview with Sir Tim Clark, President of Emirates & Willie Walsh, CEO of International Airlines Group (IAG)
Irish Aviation Research Institute Blog Posts:
Irish Aircraft Leasing Newsletter 17 October 2016: http://bit.ly/2dHZ92M
Irish Commercial Aircraft Update 17 October 2016: http://bit.ly/2dVhmLM
Tweets of the day:
@collegeireland Recent signing of CIAS Comprehensive Agreement With Nth. African Partner Aures Aviation.
@Danyal_Gilani Revival of PIA: PIA advertises for leasing wide body aircraft for both short & long term. New destinations to be added as fleet expands.
@ghimlay .@USDOT fines @flyPAL $20,000 for providing the wrong tarmac delay info – twice.
@RAeSTimR A350 w/10000th Airbus livery will be used on inaugural @SingaporeAir Singapore-San Francisco service later this month. #Airbus10000 #Avgeek.
@STGAerospace According to a study by @theAPEXassoc 7 out of 10 fliers cite comfort & ambience as their #1 priority #PaxEx #IFEC.
@zrh_airport 2morrow @emirates A380 will arrive in 2-class configuration, as far as we know it’s 1st time a plane with so many seats (615!) landed in ZRH.
Today’s Videos Picks:
Etihad Airways – A Skytrax Certified 5-Star Airline
Meeting the Emirates team on the new Jennifer Aniston commercial | Emirates
Qatar Airways Inaugural Flight to Windhoek, Namibia
Relive the magic moment of the delivery of A350
The first year of Finnair A350