Published on January 8th, 2018 | by Trevor Buckley0
Daily Aviation Brief – 08/01/2018
Acumen Aviation Newsletters 2 January:
China Aviation Industry Newsletter 2 January: http://bit.ly/2DNerzR
India Aviation Industry Newsletter 2 January: http://bit.ly/2CCN5Nx
Irish Aircraft Leasing Newsletter 2 January: http://bit.ly/2A6BOCa
Irish Commercial Aircraft Update 2 January: http://bit.ly/2DNlSXy
USA Aviation Industry Newsletter 2 January: http://bit.ly/2lFvRrm
2-AERE Airbus A319-132 c/n 2739 AerCap Ferried Istanbul-Lourdes 05/01/18 in basic Shaheen Air colours ex TC-JLN.
CC-CEQ Airbus A321-211 c/n 7119 Latam Chile for delivery ex Shannon February ex OE-IFX.
CC-CER Airbus A321-211 c/n 7260 Latam Chile for delivery ex Shannon February ex OE-IFY.
D-ABGO Airbus A319-112 c/n 3689 CIT Aerospace Ferried Shannon-Erfurt 08/01/18 in Eurowings colours
G-OZBX Airbus A320-214 c/n 1637 Ellinair Ferried Shannon-Birmingham 05/01/18 after paint prior delivery.
Global Aviation News:
British Airways passengers will no longer be able to recline and relax on short-haul flights
Cathay Pacific won’t leave oneworld to join Star Alliance, and China Southern can’t join oneworld
Days After Trump Aviation Safety Tweet, FAA Chief to Depart
Easyjet takes off from Berlin Tegel as it joins crowded German market
Growing LCC market passes 1.5 billion seat milestone with more than one in every four global seats now flown by a LCC
Highs and lows: SalamAir’s CEO Mohamed Ahmed
Key Boeing customers Southwest and American satisfied in the early days of 737 Max 8 operations
Northeast Asia aviation 2018 outlook: Chinese airlines begin to take on the role of disrupters
SIA’s credit card fee debacle: A sign of a brand with ‘inside-out thinking’?
Southeast Asia A321neo fleet: upgauging trend accelerates; limited long haul opportunities
The Search for Flight MH370 Is About to Resume
Turboprops & regional jets: lowering aircraft orders could suggest a fading regional airline model
What are BA’s plans to replace and refurbish its fleet? (2018)
Irish Aviation News:
D-AXAQ (EI-SID) Airbus A320-251N c/n 8031 SAS Airlines First Flight – Hamburg Finkenwerder
Belfast International Airport sets sight on 6 million passengers for 2018
Economic costs of tourism taxes to N Ireland focus of UK Government scrutiny
New weekly service From Ireland West Airport to Majorca to commence in June 2018 with TUI
Over €1m granted to Kerry Airport
Ryanair Pulls Further Ahead of Pack Even After Pilot Debacle
Travel Extra’s Sunday Supplement 7 January
@Airbus The best definitely keeps getting better… and flying farther. Rolling out the first #A321neo ACF (Airbus Cabin Flex) that will be able to fly up to 240 passengers over a distance of 4000nm.
@AlexInAir Despite an active application, @British_Airways says it has decided the airline will no longer lease Qatar Airways A320s between Feb and April – quote: ‘not needed anymore.
@Airlineroute British Airways is leasing Titan Airways A320 aircraft to support its operation at London Gatwick, from May to September 2018.
@guildupont Air France follows the trend and launches long haul promo fares with no checked bag included cc @AvgeeksFR.
@jonostrower The one great misunderstanding about the 747 is that airlines wanted it not for its enormous size, but its incredible range. When the 777-200ER showed up in 1997, the 747 fleet peaked the following year and has been falling ever since.
Emirates’ special A380 to Kuwait for the Gulf Cup Final
Eoghan Corry Morning Ireland Jan 2 2018
Ethiopian Airlines Mobile App
The evolution of London Stansted Airport
5-Star Sonderbeklebung Making-Of | Lufthansa