Published on November 16th, 2017 | by Alan Dwyer0
Daily Aviation Brief – 16/11/2017
Acumen Aviation Blog Posts:
Acumen Aviation Appoints Jeremy Edwards as VP-Sales & Marketing: http://bit.ly/2mpo1Vz
China Aviation Industry Newsletter 13 November: http://bit.ly/2yWVQTS
Irish Aircraft Leasing Newsletter 13 November: http://bit.ly/2iQnBT6
Irish Commercial Aircraft Update 13 November: http://bit.ly/2jl4Nzr
India Aviation Industry Newsletter 13 November: http://bit.ly/2zGh8lI
USA Aviation Industry Newsletter 13 November: http://bit.ly/2AAj0fm
C-FPCA Boeing 767-375ER c/n 24306 Air Canada Rouge departed Lufthansa Technik 09/11/17.
LN-TUK Boeing 737-705 c/n 29096 SAS to Lufthansa Technik 13/11/17.
TF-JOY Airbus A321-211 c/n 7433 WOW Air to Lufthansa Technik 13/11/17.
VQ-BSR Boeing 737-8AS c/n 33622 Rossiya test flight at Shanon 12-13/11/17.
Global Aviation News:
Airfares Go Through the Roof
AirAsia X further delays London relaunch due to A330neo setback, adjusts fleet plan with more ceos
American Airlines joins the rush to offer Iceland flights from DFW Airport
Atlanta’s airport belies the city’s relatively low ranking on the global economic scale
Donald Trump firm asked by Prestwick airport to ‘pitch’ for new airlines
Dr Peters chief confirms BA talks on ex-Singapore Airlines A380s
Forecast shows widebodies as key to Gulf fleet growth
Keeping grounded: why airlines are investing in airports
Lufthansa offers 250 million euros to take on most of Alitalia’s fleet, half of staff: source
Spirit Airlines giving big four domestic carriers reason to worry
Travel sector makes pre-Budget plea for cut in APD
WestJet pushes full steam ahead in growing its lucrative business passenger base
Irish Aviation News:
Air Traffic Up At State Airports
An Tánaiste leads Enterprise Ireland Trade Mission to the United Arab Emirates and Oman
Dublin Airport growing at Shannon’s expense – CEO
Dublin Airport Welcomes 15 New Services This Winter
Economy luxury from Jan 2018 with American Airlines’ Ireland to Philly and NC flights
Irish firms announce Dubai Airshow deals
Jet2.com & Jet2holidays announces 17% seat increase from Belfast International for Winter season 18/19
Loss Of Berlin And Stansted Routes Costing Shannon Airport 70,000 Passengers A Year
Milestone Aviation and Leonardo to provide 3 AW169s to Falcon Aviation
New Alicante Route for Ryanair
Shannon airport bosses planning hangar for world’s biggest aircraft
@AirlineFlyer “The proposed A350 layout would help to close the seat gap, by moving the pressure bulkhead back by two and a half feet and changing the rest of the layout to leave more space for seats.” #PaxEx.
@ClodaghLRice Bombardier Sales Chief at Dubai Airshow says the Airbus deal meant higher production and “more wings coming out of Belfast” – also confirms a European airline considering buying 61 C-Series.
@grahamck63 Our best ever October that makes 8 out of 10 record months in 2017.
@jonostrower flipping the cancelled A350 deal to 787-10s is a big win for Boeing, but nixing 70 with a new order for 40 should give the whole industry pause about the growth expectations about the ME3.
@RAeSTimR Egyptair LoI for CSeries CS300 breaks down into 12 firm, 12 options, will be used on carriers Egyptair Express network. #DAS17 #avgeek.
Boeing 777X Flight Deck Reveal
Bombardier Dubai Air Show 2017 Day3 Recap
KLM Sustainability in action
Opening of Louvre Abu Dhabi | Etihad Airways A380 Fly-by
Will Air Arabia partner with any Gulf based airlines? CEO Adel Ali responds