Published on May 10th, 2017 | by Alan Dwyer0
Daily Aviation Brief – 10/05/2017
Acumen Aviation Blog Posts:
Acumen Aviation at ISTAT Asia Conference: http://bit.ly/2qyfd0x
China Aircraft Leasing Newsletter 8 May: http://bit.ly/2qSgf55
India Aviation industry newsletter 8 May: http://bit.ly/2pccNEZ
Irish Aircraft Leasing Newsletter 8 May: http://bit.ly/2pSMZwf
Irish Commercial Aircraft Update 8 May: http://bit.ly/2qS8sTZ
USA Aviation Industry Newsletter 8 May : http://bit.ly/2qS6xzq
EI-FMR Boeing 767-304(ER) c/n 28042 Merdiana to Lufthansa Technik 08/05/17.
EI-FVS Boeing 737-800 c/n 42087 Norwegian Air International Delivered Boeing Field-Oslo 08/05/17.
HB-JJF Boeing 767-316(ER) c/n 27613 TUI Airlines Nederland Ferried Shannon-Amsterdam 08/05/17 in Special colours arrived 15/10/16.
VP-BSY Airbus A321-231 c/n 7375 Ural Airlines at Shannon 05/05/17 prior delivery ex EI-FXT.
Global Aviation News:
Air Arabia Fleet Growth Back on Agenda as Morocco Leads Rebound
Read more: https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2017-05-09/air-arabia-fleet-growth-back-on-agenda-as-morocco-leads-rebound
Biggest Indian Airline Orders 50 Turboprops in Strategy Switch
Read more: https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2017-05-09/indigo-orders-50-atr-turboprops-in-push-to-serve-indian-regions
Hamburg hoping for domino effect with long-haul carriers
Read more: http://www.routesonline.com/news/29/breaking-news/272615/hamburg-hoping-for-domino-effect-with-long-haul-carriers/
Higher Fuel Prices May Weigh On Airlines’ Profit In January-March
Read more: https://www.bloombergquint.com/business/2017/05/09/higher-fuel-prices-may-weigh-on-airlines-profit-in-january-march
IndiGo Looks Beyond Airbus To Tap Into Government’s UDAN Scheme
Read more: https://www.bloombergquint.com/business/2017/05/09/indigo-looks-beyond-airbus-to-tap-into-governments-udan-scheme
Leaders’ Series: Gatwick on ensuring single-runway success
Read more: https://www.internationalairportreview.com/news/34150/gatwick-chis-woodroofe/
Number of Chinese Tourists Visiting Greece to Rise 10-Fold
Read more: https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2017-05-09/fosun-targets-bringing-10-times-more-chinese-tourists-to-greece
New rules may burden airline balance sheets by up to $500B
Read more: https://www.aerotime.aero/en/aviation-finance/finance/18640-new-rules-may-burden-airline-balance-sheets-by-up-to-500b
Norwegian’s Argentina Plans Take Shape as Board of Directors Approves Hiring of Staff and Route Expansion
Read more: http://www.aviator.aero/press_releases/34325
Spirit Airlines Tumbles After Flight Cancellations Trigger Passenger Brawl
Read more: https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2017-05-09/spirit-tumbles-as-flight-cancellations-trigger-passenger-rage
Why AirAsia X is finding the middle ground
Read more: http://www.routesonline.com/news/29/breaking-news/272495/why-airasia-x-is-finding-the-middle-ground/
Irish Aviation News:
AerCap Holdings N.V. Reports Financial Results for the First Quarter 2017 and Authorizes New Share Repurchase Program of $300 Million
Read more: http://www.aviator.aero/press_releases/34314
Asiana Airlines Re-Order Wheel Deflator Tools
Read more: https://www.linkedin.com/pulse/asiana-airlines-re-order-wheel-deflator-tools-brian-keogh
China debuts new plane to rival Boeing and Airbus – Ryanair expresses interest
Read more: http://www.independent.ie/business/technology/china-debuts-new-plane-to-rival-boeing-and-airbus-ryanair-expresses-interest-35691151.html
Councillor says Knock Airport area plan worthless without investment
Read more: http://www.mayonews.ie/news/29946-councillor-says-knock-airport-area-plan-worthless-without-investment
CityJet soars high as it breaks wet-lease barrier
Read more: http://www.independent.ie/business/irish/cityjet-soars-high-as-it-breaks-wetlease-barrier-35687612.html
Historic Aer Lingus charter to New York takes to the skies from Ireland West Airport
Read more: http://www.advertiser.ie/mayo/article/92322/historic-aer-lingus-charter-to-new-york-takes-to-the-skies-from-ireland-west-airport
Knock Airport to bring Ballymore’s Mulryan on board
Read more: http://www.independent.ie/business/irish/knock-airport-to-bring-ballymores-mulryan-on-board-35687591.html
Runway case in October
Read more: http://www.independent.ie/regionals/fingalindependent/news/runway-case-in-october-35670272.html
Ryanair CMO: Brands don’t need to be loved to win over consumers
Read more: https://www.marketingweek.com/2017/05/09/ryanair-cmo-brand-love/
Ryanair hits back at tourism boss who accused it of ‘destroying’ cities
Read more: http://www.thejournal.ie/ryanair-hits-back-at-tourism-boss-3376580-May2017/
Ryanair taps into Madrid’s tech community
Read more: https://www.tnooz.com/article/ryanair-taps-into-madrids-tech-community/
Shannon braced for busy summer season
Read more: http://clareherald.com/2017/05/shannon-braced-for-busy-summer-season-58956/
Stan McCarthy Of Kerry Group Plc Joins Board Of Ryanair Holdings Plc
Read more: http://www.aviator.aero/press_releases/34312
@A350Blog “We are on track to increase the #A350 production rate to 10 per month by 2018”, Spirit President and CEO Tom Gentile.
@BrianSumers In a curious move, @Delta has postponed its its New York media day next week. Had been planned for months. No explanation given.
@ghimlay .@JetBlue finally getting better flight timings for its MEX flights, also adds frequencies after securing new slots.
@ghimlay .@LATAMAirlines will change ticker symbol from $LFL to $LTM on the @NYSE and Santiago stock exchange on 15 May.
@TodayInTheSky United-Alaska Air turf war? United expands 18 San Francisco routes.
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Warren Buffet on airlines: “It’s a tough business”