Published on March 16th, 2018 | by Trevor Buckley0
Daily Aviation Brief – 16/03/2018
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-MVM Airbus A320-232 c/n 2747 Vueling Airlines for delivery ex Shannon x EI-GEK.
EC-MVN Airbus A320-232 c/n 2753 Vueling Airlines for delivery ex Shannon ex EI-GEL
EI-GEZ Boeing 737-73V c/n 32413 BBAM A/c Leasing Ferried Soekarno–Hatta International-Sharjah-Lasham 15-16/03/18 for JetTime ex HL8207.
VP-BDR Boeing 777-212 c/n 28532 Standard Chartered Avn Finance Ferried Kula Lumpur-Alice Springs 15/03/18 after storage ex EI-FNN.
Global Aviation News:
Branson’s Virgin Atlantic Swings to Loss After Low-Cost Squeeze
Cathay’s full-year loss doubles as margin pressure continues
Delta has strong interest in Boeing’s new mid-market aircraft
Fitch Rates British Airways Pass Through Certificates, Series 2018-1
France-Spain capacity up by more than one-quarter in past four years; large hubs are top airports, Vueling is leading airline
Germany’s Biggest Airline Culls Berlin-New York Route
Global Carriers Line Up to Replace This Famous Dying Airline
Great Lakes sees sharp increase in airlift from UK
Heathrow ‘must pay for costs overrun’ on new runway
How Airbus And Boeing’s Single-Aisle Jet Party Could End
Lufthansa Sees Harder 2018 as Rivals Rush to Fill Air Berlin Gap
MASkargo joins IAG Cargo program
Philippine Airports Could Get a Multibillion-Dollar Makeover
SAA ‘remains optimistic’ with five year turnaround plan; ‘This time it is different’: CEO
Wide-body aircraft on short- and medium-haul routes; Japan is leading market in 2018, ANA and JAL top airline rankings
Irish Aviation News:
AerCap Holdings N.V. Announces 20-F Filing
Busy St. Patrick’s Day At Dublin Airport
Chase and Avios Group Limited Introduce the Iberia and Aer Lingus Visa® Signature Cards, Just in Time for Summer Travel Bookings to Europe
Hainan Airlines Launches New Dublin-Beijing Route
Hainan Airlines plans Dublin / Edinburgh launch in June 2018
IAA – Introduction of Declared Training Organisations (DTOs) delivering training for Non-Commercial Pilot Licences and associated Ratings and Certificates only
Milestone provides 4 new H135s to ADAC
Record February At Dublin Airport
Routes revisited: what next for Belfast?
Ryanair extends lead as Italy’s biggest carrier
Ryanair: First Flights To Turkey Launched
Strong 1.7% Air Traffic Growth Through Irish Airspace in February
Tony Flynn leaves Ethiopian Airlines
@Airlineroute IBERIA has extended 346-seater A340-600 “345” operation until late-October 2018.
@ghimlay LATAM expects JV with American to be implemented early next year, says senior VP of customers Claudia Sender.
@WandrMe “All capacity is not created equal. Growing in a hub and growing connectivity in a hub is dramatically different than point-to-point growth.” $UAL’s Kirby @United #AvGeek #PaxEx.
@WandrMe “Unless you want to dominate Bangor and Burlington, Boston isn’t a great place for a hub-and-spoke model.” – @martysg on why $JBLU (and its massive O/D traffic bias) is best suited to win in Boston. #PaxEx #AvGeek.
@winglets747 Improving food is one of three big initiatives for Cathay in 2018. Seemingly small and hard to quantify but very important to passengers.
Business Jets of the Future
BVB & Eurowings: On Tour in Salzburg
GE9X engine soars
Italian Style: Leonardo’s AW169 VIP Helicopter – AINtv
Toward 5G for Aircraft Communications