Published on March 21st, 2017 | by Trevor Buckley0
Daily Aviation Brief – 21/03/2017
Acumen Aviation Blog Posts:
Airbus Disrupts travel market with unique Airbus A380 online booking tool: http://bit.ly/2n944BN
Boeing 737 MAX 8 Gains FAA Certification as Boeing 737 MAX 9 Rolls out: http://bit.ly/2nuUVRq
China Aircraft Leasing Newsletter 20 March: http://bit.ly/2mHpHVo
Global Aircraft Leasing Newsletter 20 March: http://bit.ly/2mM5b6Q
Embraer Rolls Out the E195-E2: http://bit.ly/2n2dNZY
Irish Aircraft Leasing Newsletter 20 March: http://bit.ly/2nrzB1Y
Irish Commercial Aircraft Update 20 March: http://bit.ly/2n053BC
Thought Leadership: ISTAT Americas Industry Outlook: http://bit.ly/2ndlixZ
EI-FXX Boeing 737-8EH c/n 34280 Ukraine International Ferried LETL-Dublin 20/03/17.
Irish Aviation Research Institute Blog Posts:
Dublin Airport Launches No Drone Zone: http://bit.ly/2mqzMtn
Global Aviation News:
Airports need to show loyalty to airline partners, says Condor executive
America’s airlines adjust A350 commitments. United’s order in doubt as used widebodies draw praise
Boeing Keeps Selling Current-Generation 737s
British Airways Offers $500 Sweetener as Staff Miss Out on Bonus
Congested airports could influence Asian traffic growth
Future of Boeing’s 787 seems secure, but maybe not in Everett
How Much Does a Boeing 737 Cost?
Lion Air Group begins international expansion from Indonesia with Batik Air Australia & India routes
More nuanced network changes for Spirit Airlines as “basic economy” pricing sets in
New Tourism Tax Could Make Going to Iceland More Expensive
“The best alliances are those that operate under one brand,” says Jetstar network head
Turkish Airlines Defers Deliveries Of Boeing Aircraft
Ukraine: traffic recovery prompts Ryanair to join Wizz Air in LCC growth. Ukraine Int’l also expands
VietJet Air “yet to have concrete plan for long-haul” growth
Irish Aviation News:
Aer Lingus records fastest year for transatlantic sales, with 1m seats booked
Avolon on track to seal $10bn CIT air deal within fortnight
Ballysadare Beckons: Irish Airline, American Engines Carry a Couple Home
Belfast International Airport says report is boost for case against APD
CDB Aviation Lease Finance Delivers One Airbus A320-200ceo To Himalaya Airlines
Read more: http://www.aviator.aero/press_releases/33520
Coast Guard set to ask for new fixed-wing planes for top Cover
Dubai backers in deal to fund €2bn McEvaddy terminal plan
EasyJet adds 155,000 extra summer seats from Belfast
Heroes in the Skies
Hong Kong in danger of losing its status as aviation hub, Qantas chief warns
Honoring Our Rescue 116 Crew
Read more: http://www.chcheli.com/node/71
Lufthansa: mainline pilot deal, growing Ryanair threat at Frankfurt; Eurowings vital to both
Qantas boss says streamlining transtasman border will benefit both countries
Tweets of the day:
@acsjacobson #Airports in Asia are facing same challenges as those in US. We have a reasonable fix to our problems: remove the cap on the PFC #RoutesAsia.
@BBD_Aircraft Steep approach flight testing complete! #CSeries ready for #LCY validation #SpotTheCSeries @LondonCityAir! Stay tuned! #avgeek.
@CarolynBurnett1 @JetstarAirways looking for right platform, right marketing, right partnership when working with airports to develop new routes #RoutesAsia.
@HannahBrewer23 Asia Pacific to lead in world traffic by 2030 – Jay L Lingeswara @VietjetairCom #RoutesAsia.
@winglets747 Finnair VP: we want to know from airports not just how many people live in a new market, but how many of them have passports #RoutesAsia.
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