Published on June 30th, 2017 | by Trevor Buckley0
Daily Aviation Brief – 30/06/2017
Acumen Aviation Blog Posts:
China Aircraft Leasing Newsletter 28 June: http://bit.ly/2tX8JHh
India Aviation Industry Newsletter 28 June: http://bit.ly/2tnNAcx
Irish Aircraft Leasing Newsletter 28 June: http://bit.ly/2tjmIdm
Irish Commercial Aircraft Update 28 June: http://bit.ly/2tk1MlO
USA Aviation Industry Newsletter 28 June: http://bit.ly/2s1bzcW
EI-FPN CRJ900 c/n 15433 Cityjet Delivered Montréal–Mirabel-Keflavik-Copenhagen 29/06/17 in SAS Airlines colours.
EI-FVW Boeing 737-800 c/n 42282 Norwegian Air International Delivered Boeing Field-Oslo 28/06/17.
EI-GCA Embraer 195LR c/n 19000069 GECAS Ferried Istanbul Sabiha Gökçen-Clermont-Ferrand 29/06/17 in full BoraJet colours ex TC-YAO.
N337AZ Boeing 767-322(F) c/n 27060 Air Transport International Ferried Tel Aviv-Shannon 29/06/17 after freighter conversion prior paint & Prime Air operations.
XA-EMX Boeing 737-375(F) c/n 23707 Estafeta Carga Aérea Ferried Mexico City-Montréal–Pierre Elliott-Keflavik-Glasgow Prestwick-Bournemouth 24-26/06/17 for GECAS as N290PH.
Global Aviation News:
Aeroflot Aims to Sign $8.7 Billion Airbus A350 Order This Year
Air Canada Hopes to Resuscitate Cross-Border Venture With United
Emirates to Use Face Scanners to Cut Waits as U.S. Ban Looms
Hong Kong-London: Hong Kong Airlines entering largest Asia-Europe market, and a potential JV
India’s aircraft orders to exceed 1,000 with Jet Airways’ imminent order; infrastructure a problem
India is a country I don’t want to screw up in: Tony Fernandes
Lufthansa, Fraport Close to Resolving Ryanair Row-Source
Primera Air signes 8 new Airbus 321 NEO aircrafts for delivery in 2018
SAS cautiously optimistic after fiscal first-half loss
Singapore Airlines, Cathay Pacific Feeling Pinch
Thailand’s Tourist Boom Puts a Strain on Its Airports
TUI: Holidaymakers face rising costs due to the falling pound
Irish Aviation News:
Avolon delivers one Boeing B737 MAX 8 to Malindo Air
AWAS delivers Airbus A319 to Germania
Belfast International Airport has said the decision between the Conservative Party and the DUP to review Air Passenger Duty (APD) is a ‘step in the right direction’
CityJet ‘actively pursuing’ two airline acquisitions: chief
Drop-off in GB visits continues amid ‘currency challenge’
Dublin Airport Authority expecting 3.2 million more passengers by 2020
Dublin Airport Launches New Community Fund
EU Internal Market for Aviation the ‘stand out achievement of the EU over last 25 years’: Ryanair
FTE Dublin: Airports must ‘think global’ in technology age
Irish regulator to head up Eurocontrol
Jet2holidays celebrates 10 years at Belfast International Airport
Kellstrom Aerospace Group Acquires Vortex Aviation
Malaysia CEO sees future for A380, surprised by charter demand
MAS CEO: Thompson developing new direct aisle access seat for 737
‘New era’ for Shannon Airport with Norwegian services to take flight
O’Leary: Ryanair Labs will ultimately dwarf Ryanair
Ruth Kelly’s Insight into Aircraft Leasing and the Future of Her Company
Ryanair adds connecting flights at Milan Bergamo – anna.aero investigates traffic stimulation factor at largest mainland European hub
Ryanair could be tempted by Max 10 at ‘right price’: O’Leary
Ryanair Would Want Majority Stake if Opts to Bid for Alitalia
State-of-the-art simulator opens in Dublin
@Airlineroute Alitalia cancels Milan Malpensa – Abu Dhabi service from 11SEP17 (MXP departure). Service resumes with 1 weekly flight from 23DEC17.
@dominiksipinski “We need to work on our mobile website, because passengers don’t want to download big apps”, @Ryanair CTO tells me. #PaxEx
@DublinAirport We’ve expanded our European route network hugely since the EU’s Internal Market for Aviation was introduced 25 years ago. #EUAviation25.
@SimpliFlying “The scale of our network allows us to be more resilient,”admits the Chairman of @TurkishAirlines #SimpliLive #PAS17.
@WandrMe Why no in-seat IFE on @XLAIRWAYSFRANCE? Company estimates $20mm CapEx to install screens on 4 A330s. Plus content costs. #paxex #fteDublin
@winglets747 Cost cutting in Etihad economy: no more menus and cappuccino (menus wise decision, cappuccino was perk to begin with.
Alphabet/Google’s chairman is a great fan of the A380!
American Airlines CEO Writes A Scathing Response To Qatar Airways’ Desire To Invest | CNBC
Boeing vs. Airbus: The middle of the market battle
HulahulaSuomi dancing on a Midsummer flight – Finnair
Supersonic Flights Promised By 2023 As Boom Announces Airline Orders | CNBC
Wizz Air opens first UK base at LLA
Woman flips coins into aircraft engine to wish for “good luck”