Published on February 9th, 2017 | by Trevor Buckley0
Daily Aviation Brief – 09/02/2017
Acumen Aviation Blog Posts:
Acumen Aviation Announces 2016 Operational Review: http://bit.ly/2kNbHw3
China Aircraft Leasing Newsletter 6 February: http://bit.ly/2kEVVnb
Global Aircraft Leasing Newsletter 6 February: http://bit.ly/2jTWKZL
Irish Aircraft Leasing Newsletter 6 February: http://bit.ly/2jTxYnO
Irish Commercial Aircraft Update 6 February: http://bit.ly/2kJyPvh
D-AIDE Airbus A321-231 c/n 4607 Lufthansa Departed Lufthansa Technik 06/02/17 arrived 07/01/17.
D-AIDG Airbus A321-231 c/n 4672 Lufthansa to Lufthansa Technik 05/02/17.
EI-GAG Boeing 767-346F/W c/n 35816 Star Air registered at Shannon 01/02/17 ex N524LA.
EI-FXA ATR42-300(F ) c/n 282 ASL Airlines Ireland to ASL Airlines hangar 05/02/17.
SX-DVQ Airbus A320-232 c/n 3526 Aegean Airlines to Lufthansa Technik 06/02/17.
2-IDBU Boeing 767-37E c/n 25077 Pegasus Aviation Air Test at Mexico City 07/02/17 ex EI-DBU.
Irish Aviation Research Institute Blog Posts:
Dublin based Global FBO Consult Receives IBAC IS-BAH I3SA recognition: http://bit.ly/2ksHOyS
Emirates Airlines 2600th Boeing 777 flight to Dublin: http://bit.ly/2jnf2B2
Global Aviation News:
Barcelona hub a ‘start’ for BA owner’s budget long-haul flights
Boeing supplier in talks on early 747 wind-up
Canada Pledges $282 Million in Aid for Bombardier’s Marquee Jets
EasyJet will apply for operating licence from another EU state ‘within weeks’
Etihad CEO Defends Strategy as Airline Grows Wide-Body Fleet
Eurowings Plans to Focus on Its Home Turf Before It Expands Its Long-Haul Operation
Five Budget Airlines To Watch Out For This 2017
For first time, Norwegian flies more passengers than rival SAS
KLM Tests Facial Recognition to Ease Boarding Without Passes
Norwegian Air Picks U.S. Bases for Single-Aisle European Flights
‘Profitability Is More Important Than Market Share’
Singapore Air Extends Jet Fuel Hedging as OPEC Cuts Sway Oil
Top 10 airports in Europe
7 technology trends that all airlines and airports should be focusing on in 2017
Irish Aviation News:
FactCheck: Are Michael O’Leary and Ryanair right about Dublin Airport charges?
‘Massive’ tourism boost for Ireland as Trump approves of new budget airline for US-Irish routes
Ryanair announces direct flights from Kerry to Berlin
Ryanair CEO says would be happy to buy Airbus at right price
Ryanair to launch first route from Bulgaria’s Varna in October
Ryanair launches new Cologne route
Ryanair launches new European annual multi-trip travel insurance
Ryanair, Norwegian to start feeder flights this summer
Ryanair offers to fly Pope Francis on Ireland visit
Ryanair set to buy further 100 Boeing 737 Max aircraft
Ryanair, Turkish Airlines and American Airlines top S17 rankings for airline networks in comprehensive anna.aero analysis
Ryanair turns to bond market for third time
Tweets of the day:
@R_Wall Ryanair CEO sitting next to Lufthansa CEO Carsten Spohr: “Our job in Germany will be to keep Carsten honest” during @A4Europe event.
@R_Wall Spohr retorts: O’Leary used to talk about Lufthansa disappearing ‘now he needs lawyers to stop us’ in talking about Air Berlin wet lease.
@R_Wall “Even Air France offers the occasional low fare” Ryanair CEO quips at A4E event as he trumpets the benefit low-cost travel has had.
@R_Wall Ryanair ready to buy more Boeing planes if others defer and prices are cheap, but that’s not yet happening.
Today’s Videos Picks:
A new non stop flight from London to Australia is on schedule for 2018
Jenny Rafter, Aer Lingus – TTR Travel Industry Road Show
Lower fares shrink Ryanair’s profits – economy
Ryanair CFO Neil Sorahan on ‘abuse’ of two bag system
Ryanair’s CFO: See More Growth Going Into Mainland Europe