Published on April 6th, 2018 | by Trevor Buckley0
Daily Aviation Brief – 06/04/2018
The Road Ahead for Asset Management -Dublin 18 April
Acumen Aviation Blog Posts:
Acumen Announces Further Senior Leadership Changes: http://bit.ly/2GwaelX
Acumen makes a splash with news of its new Blue Lagoon offices in Miami: http://bit.ly/2pO5n9d
China Aircraft Leasing Newsletter 3 April: http://bit.ly/2GSSuEK
India Aviation Industry Newsletter 3 April: http://bit.ly/2EdaSTn
Irish Aircraft Leasing Newsletter 3 April: http://bit.ly/2q3sewX
Irish Commercial Aircraft Update 3 April: http://bit.ly/2q0LdIs
USA Aviation Industry Newsletter 3 April: http://bit.ly/2JeJQP7
Irish Aviation Research Institute Blog Posts:
Ryanair adds 16 Boeing 737-800 aircraft in FY2018Q4: http://bit.ly/2Jb9lAU
Ryanair invests $570 million in new Boeing 737-800 aircraft in March: http://bit.ly/2GscKcG
Ryanair Polish charter airline subsidiary Ryanair Sun Registers first Boeing 737-800: http://bit.ly/2ux5jzF
EI-CBK ATR42-300 c/n 199 Stobart Air Ferried Dublin-Maastricht 31/03/18 in basic Aer Lingus colours for storage.
EI-GEY Airbus A330-202 c/n 441 Aer Lingus Registered at Dublin 05/04/18 ex A7-ACH.
Global Aviation News:
Airlines’ Subtle Domestic Growth Plans For 2018 Likely Mean Fares Won’t Be Rising This Year
Airports need to rethink their business model as travellers’ habits change
Etihad’s Edinburgh-Abu Dhabi air route to be axed
IAG Traffic & Capacity Statistics – March 2018
Is Long-Haul LCC viable? Part 2
Istanbul Airport Group Seeks Additional Billion-Euro Loan
Jet Airways to Buy 75 Boeing 737 Max Planes as India Demand Climbs
New Hawaiian Airlines CEO: We’re not scared of Southwest
One Fallout From Long-Haul Battle on Airfares: No Free Checked Bag
Qantas brands Canberra Airport incentive scheme a ‘stunt’
Southwest in Talks With Boeing for Additional 737 Max Jet Orders
Supersonic Jet With Less Noise? Lockheed Wins NASA Award to Try
US airlines reject LCC subsidiaries – as Westjet Swoops
Irish Aviation News:
AerCap Leased, Purchased and Sold 114 Aircraft in the First Quarter 2018
Aer Lingus announces direct route from Cork to Lisbon
Aer Lingus boosts traffic in March
City of Derry Airport a ‘colossal waste of money’
Cork Airport Hopeful That A Cork/New York Route Will Get Off The Ground
Cork Airport Welcomes New Lisbon Route
DAA says it made significant efforts to retain Cork-Boston winter route
Lessor AerCap ‘undervalued’ by investors, says Davy
Norwegian Air announces expansion of its Shannon to New York service and reduction of Providence service for Winter 2018/19 season
Read more: http://www.shannonairport.ie/gns/about-us/latest-news/latest-news/18-04-04/norwegian_air_announces_expansion_of_its_shannon_to_new_york_service_and_reduction_of_providence_service_for_winter_2018_19_season.aspx
Ryanair / Laudamotion launches Berlin Tegel base in June 2018
Ryanair passenger traffic rises by 6% in March
Shannon Chamber Urges Members to Use Shannon Airport
Tourism Ireland partners with Aer Lingus and Cork Airport to grow French tourist numbers to Cork and the South of Ireland
Travel agents and airlines scramble to cater for Munster’s invasion of France
Viasat Expands Dublin Office; Sets up European Software Centre of Excellence
@hifly_airline Hi Fly is taking delivery of its first Airbus A380, the world’s largest and most spacious airliner. The arrival is a major event for the Company, making it the 1st Portuguese and the 4th European airline operating the model. #Hifly #hiflyairline #a380.
@jonostrower Embraer achieved 17.3% improvement in per seat fuel burn on the E190-E2 (vs. E190-E1). Same # of seats on both. 11 percentage point improvement comes from the engine. Balance (6.3 pts) split 60% wing improvement, 40% fly-by-wire & horizontal stabilizer sizing. #E190E2.
@Pat_Host Airbus is experimenting with LG TVs inside the aircraft, potentially removing windows from the aircraft which would improve aerodynamics and fuel economy #FIDAE2018.
@TheWingsClub We’re pleased to announce Mr. Willie Walsh, #InternationalAirlinesGroup CEO as this yr’s Distinguished Achievement Award Recipient. We look forward to honoring him at our Annual Awards Gala this fall. #IAG #avgeek #airlines @AerLingus @British_Airways @Iberia_en @vueling.
@vl_bryan at @A4Europe , Ryanair CEO swipes at Heathrow,says it takes “some degree of inventiveness to blow 14 bln on a runway that should cost 120 mln”.
Eoghan Corry on RTE News at One speaking about withdrawal of Norwegian from winter services form Cork, Shannon and Belfast to Providence
Eurowings premiere flight: the A340 operated by Brussels Airlines takes off
Government Invites Bids For Air India
IAG Cargo First, self-driving, autonomous vehicle trial airside at London Heathrow
Tigress Financial’s Feinseth Says There Will Be Little Impact on Boeing