Published on January 24th, 2017 | by Alan Dwyer0
Daily Aviation Brief – 24/01/2017
Acumen Aviation Blog Posts:
Irish Aircraft Leasing Newsletter 23 January: http://bit.ly/2jPEWhm
Irish Commercial Aircraft Update 23 January: http://bit.ly/2kj6zjH
China Aircraft Leasing Newsletter 23 January: http://bit.ly/2kjxLPE
Global Aircraft Leasing Newsletter 23 January: http://bit.ly/2kjEp8v
N788AS Boeing 737-490(F) c/n 28885 ASL Airlines (Ireland) for delivery February 17 ex Dothan after freighter conversion to become EI-.
OY-YAZ ATR72-212A(500) c/n 560 Nordic Aviation Capital Ferried Billund-Toulouse-Toulouse-Francazal 19/01/17 for paint into all white.
OY-YBW ATR72-212A(500) c/n 587 Nordic Aviation Capital Delivered Sde Dov-Bratislava-Billund 19/01/17 ex 4X-AVU.
OY-YCA ATR72-212A(500) c/n 656 Nordic Aviation Capital Delivered Sde Dov-Bratislava-Billund 19/01/17 ex 4X-AVX.
Global Aviation News:
Alaska and Delta: the end of a partnership, but the start of new competition on the US west coast
American Airlines, airberlin to end codeshare in March
Bergamo looks beyond LCC core to build on record 2016 network platform
Delta Air Lines closes in on Korean Air JV to boost Asia network, hedge China Eastern partnership
FAA Fines Chicago Drone Operator $200,000 Over Illegal Flights
Greece Gets Year-Round U.S. Flights for First Time Since Crisis
Hong Kong carriers applaud plans to develop aviation
IATA: Airline profitability cycle momentum weakens
Japan’s Home-Made Jet to Cost 30% More as Delivery Delayed
Middle East To Lead Global Airline Industry Growth This Year
Qatar Airways grows in Saudi Arabia as it catches up to flydubai and appears to end Al Maha ambition
SilkAir 2017 outlook: needs to rebrand as 737 MAX arrives amid challenging conditions
Singapore Airlines expects ‘healthy rise’ in leisure, biz travel in local destinations
Three regional airlines to add 650 new passenger planes
The 5 Truths Behind The Myths Of Flight Booking
United’s Profit Tops Estimates With Boost From Stronger Airfares
Wow Air boss wants fares so cheap that ‘everybody can afford to see the world’
Irish Aviation News:
Aer Lingus most punctual airline at Dublin Airport throughout 2016
Avolon raising record $8.5bn to fuel CIT jet leasing takeover
Barrington takes flight from Aer Lingus to Finnair
Emirates chief has grounded approach to high-flying customers
Emirates may bring ‘superjumbo’ Airbus to Dublin
Maas Aviation invests up to €15m in new hangars
North’s tourism trade increases, worth £820m
Ryanair boss: Axe tax at Liverpool airport to help it grow
Ryanair to back ‘Berlin needs Tegel’ campaign
Stephen Kavanagh CEO of Aer Lingus awarded with UCD Smurfit School ‘Alumni of the Year’ award
The Eoghan Corry Travel Summit 2017 in association with Dublin Airport
Wow Air to decide on Dublin hub by summer
Tweets of the day:
@Airlineroute Emirates schedules one-time A380 Boston flight in late-Jan 2017.
@Airlineroute Emirates says it’ll launch Dubai – Athens – Newark service with 777-300ER from 12MAR17. Reservation to open soon.
@AzraaiAzuha Asia’s airlines empire of Singapore Airlines & Cathay Pacific are now falling victims of the Gulf’s empire of Emirates, Qatar & Etihad.
@LEMDEGLL I have heard Air Canada will release their new livery on FEB 9th & 788 GHPQ will go into an 80th Anv scheme.
@winglets747 At 42 years old, new Korean Air CEO is youngest leader of major Asia-Pacific airlines. (Experienced Alan Joyce was 42 when named Qantas CEO).
@winglets747 Emirates launching Dubai-Athens-Newark daily 777-300ER service from 12 March 2017. Greek Minister of Tourism gives full backing to route.
Today’s Videos Picks:
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How Smart Cabin Design in the Gulfstream G650ER Makes a 14-Hour Flight Seem a Delight – AINtv
Spotlight on the Dassault Falcon 900LX Business Jet Interior – AINtv
United Airlines grounded all flights Sunday due to computer issue
2017 & Beyond with John Strickland: Aviation