Published on November 17th, 2017 | by Trevor Buckley0
Daily Aviation Brief – 17/11/2017
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
EI-SOA ATR72-202(F) c/n 265 ASL Airlines (Ireland) Positioned Shannon-Cologne 16/11/17 after transfer ex HB-AFX.
N346PH Boeing 737-86N c/n 32740 GECAS Air Test at Shanghai 15/11/17 ex OK-TVK.
OY-YBU ATR72-212A(500) c/n 541 Nordic Aviation Capital Ferried Bydgoszcz-Billund 13/11/17 ex XY-AJC.
Global Aviation News:
Airbus Seals $50 Billion Jet Deal to Outdo Boeing in Dubai
flydubai commits to US$ 27 billion order for 225 Boeing 737 MAX aircraft
Frontier Airlines Announces Huge Expansion With Commitment For 134 Aircraft
Indigo Partners doubles existing A320neo Family order with commitment for additional 430 aircraft
It’s Amazingly Cheap to Acquire a Fleet of Airbus Jets
Move aside Ryanair – these 10 budget airlines are taking the world by storm
Problems with legacy airline IT systems, according to IAG. Disparate, complex, costly, order-centric
Structural Changes at Icelandair Group
The Death of First Class
UDAN: Government Gets 141 Initial Proposals In Second Round Bidding
Vital Emirates order for A380s hangs on Airbus selling the superjumbos to other airlines
Volaris Commits to 80 A320neo Family Aircraft
Wizz Air Announces Order For 146 Airbus A320neo Family Aircraft
Why Iceland’s WOW Air Could Be Planning To Fly From America To India
Irish Aviation News:
AerCap and EGYPTAIR Reach Agreement on the Lease of 15 Airbus A320neo Aircraft
AerCap and EGYPTAIR Reach Agreement on the Lease of 6 Boeing 787-9 Aircraft
Aer Lingus has ‘no plans’ to rejoin airline alliance
Aer Lingus says the failure of other European airlines is ‘good news’
Bombardier has signed an order for two new Q400 turboprops with Nordic Aviation Capital
CDB Aviation Confirms Order With Airbus For 90 A320neo Family Aircraft
CEO Of Shannon Group Speaks Of Challenges To Retain Major Routes at Shannon Airport
EI-FVY Boeing 737-800 Norwegian Flown back to Boeing Field from Spokane, Wa after painting
Shannon CEO claims Dublin Airport dominance is killing other Irish airports
SMBC chief refuses to rule out potential bid for $25bn Gecas
@Airlineroute Alitalia temporary files 10 Boeing 777-300ER flights on Rome – Sao Paulo Guarulhos route from 15DEC17.
@Airlineroute EVA AIR Cargo’s new Boeing 777 Freighter to enter service on 22NOV17. North American debut in Chicago scheduled on 23NOV17, 3 times a week. Anchorage and Chicago will be the carrier’s initial 777 Freighter destination in the US for winter 2017/18 season.
@ghimlay Avianca and United plan to apply for anti-trust immunity from US regulators, says Avianca CEO.
@jonostrower Boeing seems to have realized this, too. Market forecast for the Middle East went from 45% single-aisles in 2016 to 53% in 2017. That’s a hefty shift.
@jonostrower Big takeaway from #DAS17 and the state of the Middle East? After 15 years of orders, it’s a maturing market and airlines like Emirates are realizing 777X/A380 don’t work everywhere. Smaller jets needed to feed big planes and fill in regional route map.
Aeroflot’s Callegari on 3Q Earnings, Expansion Plans
“Airspace by Airbus” cabin advantages
Alaska Airlines to end its Cuba connection
How Southwest Airlines Responded to Disaster
United – Everyday Awards
30 years of partnership with Air Tahiti