Published on March 15th, 2018 | by Alan Dwyer0
Daily Aviation Brief – 15/03/2018
The Road Ahead for Asset Management -Dublin 18 April
Acumen Aviation Blog Posts:
China Aviation Industry Newsletter 12 March: http://bit.ly/2tFHODS
India Aviation Industry Newsletter 12 March: http://bit.ly/2Gg5xgx
Irish Aircraft Leasing Newsletter 12 March: http://bit.ly/2FvaJ2W
Irish Commercial Aircraft Update 12 March: http://bit.ly/2GjmXck
USA Aviation Industry Newsletter 12 March: http://bit.ly/2HsQekd
Irish Aviation Research Institute Blog Posts:
EI-FPX Bombardier CRJ-900LR Delivered To Cityjet: http://bit.ly/2FM4N4W
Ryanair triplet Boeing 737-800 deliveries: http://bit.ly/2FyReTg
EC-MTY Airbus A330-223 c/n 804 Envelop Airlines Delivered Tuegel-Madrid 14/03/18 ex D-ABXG.
EI-DMZ Boeing 737-8FH c/n 29671 AirSpeed Ireland Leasing at Frankfurt 10/03/18 in basic Sun Express Colours prior delivery ex D-ASXU.
HL8303 Boeing 737-8FH c/n 30826 Jeju Air For Delivery ex Dublin March 18 ex EI-ECD.
N821JT Boeing 777-2H6 c/n 28410 Avolon Ferried Tuegel-Valencia-Bangor-Goodyear 12-13/03/18 ex VP-BDX.
Global Aviation News:
Air Belgium obtains its Air Operator’s Certificate
British Airways expands biometric boarding technology
European airlines set out their battle lines
Finnair drops hope of joining airline consolidation, looks to Asia
Icelandair will be issued shares in TACV
SWISS could be replaced by Eurowings in Geneva
Trump’s Threat to Cathay’s Recovery
United Airlines Is Studying ‘Premium Economy’ for Domestic Markets
Virgin Atlantic targets second half of 2019 for expanded joint venture
Wizz Air Starts Its Greatest Operational Ramp-Up
Irish Aviation News:
Aer Lingus’ low transatlantic summer fares result of increased competition
Aircraft Repossessions – Mitigating costs by Amit Tyagi of Acumen Aviation
Bombardier planning major expansion at Belfast factory after C Series trade battle win
Chancellor launches consultation on Northern Ireland tourism taxes
CityJet – Intra-Europe Codesharing with United Renewal and Amendment
Read more: https://airlineinfo.com/ostpdf101/363.pdf
Edinburgh Airport to announce China flights paired with Dublin
EI-GJH Boeing 737-800 Ryanair First Flight
IAG board backs ambitious Level growth – CEO Willie Walsh
NAC appoints Steve Gorman as new Chief Funding Officer
Ryanair to Offer German Pilots Full Contracts in Overture
Tipperary native Louise Kennedy to design new Aer Lingus uniform
@e_russell “There really is no 190 problem, there’s only a 190 opportunity,” says JetBlue’s @martysg.
@e_russell $UAL’s hub growth strategy is “highly dependent” on scope relief from pilots, says pres Kirby.
@e_russell “We would be a prime launch candidate for the next aircraft of the 797 or whatever they decide to call it,” says Delta CEO Bastian.
@timjue United Airlines plans to shift San Francisco to Sonoma County, Calif. (STS) flights to Denver-STS, airline President Scott Kirby says at JP Morgan conference. Flight is one of the shortest in the network (15 minutes in the air); likely not profitable for $UAL.
@WandrMe .@JetBlue CEO says “deep in discussions” with OEMs on possibly switching from E90 to E2 or #CSeries. Also with potential transaction partner to sell existing E90s. #AvGeek #PaxEx.
Ethiopian Airlines A350 Simulator Inauguration
India’s aviation market witnessing fast growth, says Dinesh K
Turn everyday spending into customer delight – Partner with Avios
United — Supporting the Chicago O’Hare Expansion Plan
You vote. We fly. Winner – Kosice