Published on February 15th, 2018 | by Alan Dwyer0
Daily Aviation Brief – 15/02/2018
Acumen Aviation Blog Posts:
China Aviation Industry Newsletter 12 February: http://bit.ly/2BT16Jm
India Aviation Industry Newsletter 12 February: http://bit.ly/2ElxCFN
Irish Aircraft Leasing Newsletter 12 February: http://bit.ly/2CdG2Ji
Irish Commercial Aircraft Update 12 February: http://bit.ly/2Ej6YsY
USA Aviation Industry Newsletter 12 February: http://bit.ly/2EngK1m
Irish Aviation Research Institute Blog Posts:
Ryanair adds five new 737-800 fleet in January fleet increases to 418: http://bit.ly/2GLCeCC
Ryanair adds five new aircraft in October 17 increasing fleet to 408: http://bit.ly/2nArz5y
Ryanair increases fleet to 413 737-800s in November 17: http://bit.ly/2EBUaP7
Ryanair network growth resumes with 21 new routes announced: http://bit.ly/2nIXbp9
Ryanair welcomes 5 new aircraft into fleet in September 17: http://bit.ly/2EB0w1k
EI-FSP Airbus A330-322 c/n 96 HiFly Ferried PGF-Amman 18/02/18 to become CS-TKW.
N702A Boeing 737-490 c/n 28993 GECAS Ferried VCV-DHN 13/02/18 for freighter conversion.
Global Aviation News:
Airbus’ A321LR goes the distance to open new horizons for airlines
AirAsia X CEO: The focus now is to win market share
Delta’s Boss Wants to Be a Launch Customer on Boeing’s ‘797’ Jet
Evolving Eurobusiness shows LCC opportunity, legacy threat
Higher wages, fuel prices turn up cost pressure on airlines
Iran Takes A Closer Look At Russian Passenger Jet, As Airbus And Boeing Deals Face Ongoing Delays
KZN could soon have direct flights between Durban and London
Norwegian Air CEO Labels 2017 `a Mess’ Ahead of Annual Results
Norwegian flies in thin air
Norwegian lays down gauntlet to BA with new long-haul routes and business class overhaul
Strongly Undervalued Airline Company – IAG
The low-cost airline changing the way we fly
Read more: http://www.bbc.com/news/business-43049554
UK airports and ‘hard Brexit’ – Stansted and Liverpool most exposed
Irish Aviation News:
AerCap Holdings N.V. Reports Financial Results for Full Year 2017 and Announces New Share Repurchase Program
Aer Lingus Helping Local Businesses Take Off
Direct flights between Hong Kong, Dublin could be ‘game changer’
Ethiopian Airlines eliminates Dublin fuel stop on Addis Abba-Toronto route
Jet trouble could disrupt Aer Lingus buying plans
Over 40,000 potential visitors to Donegal targeted at tourism expos
Ryanair cutting fares by 30% to fill Catalonia flights
Ryanair flies Luxemberg-Seville as part of its Winter 2018 schedule
Ryanair’s O’Leary issues fresh Brexit aviation warning
Ryanair to start flights to Ukraine this autumn – infrastructure minister
Ryanair Union Deal Has Silver Lining: French Hubs
Seychelles islands showcased at Holiday World Show in Dublin
@ghimlay Challenges of launching a LCC in Latin America – travellers still expect glasses of champagne and scotch when they think about flying, says Viva Air’s CEO Declan Ryan #RoutesAmericas.
@ghimlay .@VivaAerobus VP says the airline will consider A321s, if offered them at the right price #RoutesAmericas.
@ghimlay.@VivaAerobus will use MEX slots it picked up from Southwest for long-desired MEX-LAX service, says VP network planning. It will be the 8th airline on the route. #RoutesAmericas.
@JohnLStrickland The CEO of #Norwegian Air says 2017 was “a mess” ahead of annual results.
@routesonline “I’ve launched about 500 routes in my life, and I don’t remember ever launching one without an airport incentive” Javier Suarez @VivaAerobus #RoutesAmericas.
Airbus’s A350-900 XWB Airliner Takes Flight at Dubai Airshow – AINtv
Destination Tomorrow: Together With TED
Display of The UN’s SDGs Livery Aircraft
Finnair Holidays 2018
WestJet’s Plus fare is Premium Economy for all