Published on April 16th, 2018 | by Trevor Buckley0
Daily Aviation Brief – 16/04/2018
The Road Ahead for Asset Management -Dublin 18 April
Acumen Aviation Blog Posts:
Acumen’s Point of Change: http//bit.ly/2GIzA45
Irish Aviation Research Institute Blog Posts:
EI-SIF Airbus A320-251N Delivered to SAS Airlines (Ireland): http://bit.ly/2HugdLw
Ethiopian Airlines Boeing 737-700 aircraft Delivered Through Dublin For ASky Airlines: http://bit.ly/2qAs4xk
EI-GEA Bombardier CRJ900 c/n 15224 Falko Regional Aircraft Ferried Ljubljana-Copenhagen 13/04/18 ex OY-KFE.
ET-AVP Boeing 737-752 c/n 33787 Ethiopian Airlines Delivered IND-Dublin-Addis Abba 13-15/04/18 in basic Sun Country colours for ASky Airlines ex N715SY.
OE-IFW Airbus A330-223 c/n 535 SMBC Aviation Capital Ferried Loudres-Dublin 13/04/18 in VIM Airlines colours for Aer Lingus.
EI-SIF Airbus A320-251N c/n 8109 SAS Airlines (Ireland) Delivered Hamburg Finkenwerder-Stockholm Arlanda 12/04/18.
Global Aviation News:
EasyJet Is Said to Approach Alitalia With Air France, Cerberus
GIP Is Said to Consider Sale of Its Stake in Gatwick Airport
IAG mulls Norwegian takeover amid fierce transatlantic competition
Japan capacity jumps past 250 million seats in 2017; All Nippon Airways is largest carrier, Tokyo Haneda is busiest airport
Jetstar’s new chief Gareth Evans can hear the clock ticking amid new growth challenge
Lufthansa to conclude Brussels Airlines brand review by year-end
New Airlines Set to Shake Up International Travel
Norwegian’s Gutsy Pilot Won’t Leave the Cockpit Quietly
Why does International Airlines Group want to buy Norwegian?
Irish Aviation News:
Andy: Should the Government Really Be Lauding New Flights to China?
APPLICATION by Norwegian Air International Limited (applicant) pursuant to subsection 69(1) of the Canada Transportation Act, S.C., 1996, c. 10, as amended (CTA).
Banja Luka Airport ready for Ryanair
Brady meets with tourism industry representatives
Philadelphia to host Irish Travel Agents Association conference
“Rescue 116”: Pilot Community Calls for Independent Review of Irish Safety Oversight
Rising Waves Lead to Extension of Aer Lingus Regional Cork – Newquay Route
Ryanair To Recruit 200 Cabin Crew In UK
Shannon year-round service to JFK is good news for Galway, says Cannon
Third Dublin runway will damage Shannon
Tour America’s Mary McKenna offers advice from the top
Tourism Ireland Teams Up with Cathay Pacific
US Travel Company Targets Irish Growth
@LAflyr Premium economy layout published for @united 767-300, 777-200 and 777-300ER fleets. Note that the 763 gets more Polaris seats also. Will this the future UA Transcon p.s. plane? #united #ual #boeing #B777 #B767.
@MaxK_J Kjos: Short sellers “have been betting against us [@Fly_Norwegian] since 2002…They will lose that bet”.
@MaxK_J Willie told me this in 2016, when I asked him if IAG was interested in Norwegian: “It could well be that they are trying to make themselves attractive for an acquisition but Bjorn shows no evidence of slowing down or wanting to move out.”
@TransportStats US airlines February fuel cost $2.06/gal, up 2cts from Jan($2.04), up 36cts from Feb2017 ($1.70), highest level since May 2015 #aviation #airlines #fuel #energy.
@winglets747 Qantas has a niche with high yielding O&D PERLHR. It’s a big price jump from Gulf airline one stop to Qantas nonstop. Bigger impact probably Qatar: upgauging PER to A380, and Qatar has far wider beyond-hub network than Etihad.
Delta CEO: Higher oil prices ‘forces discipline’
Fuel prices remain ‘wildcard’ for airlines, says Barclays analyst
John Spollen Irish Travel Industry Trade Show
Michael O’Leary buys drinks for Ryanair passengers
3D Painting of an Emirates A380