Published on April 26th, 2018 | by Trevor Buckley0
Daily Aviation Brief – 26/04/2018
Acumen Aviation Newsletters 23 April:
China Aviation Industry Newsletter 23 April: http://bit.ly/2HRfuSt
India Aviation Industry Newsletter 23 April: http://bit.ly/2K72fxC
Irish Aircraft Leasing Newsletter 23 April: http://bit.ly/2HLwLPD
Irish Commercial Aircraft Update 23 April: http://bit.ly/2K72qJi
USA Aviation Industry Newsletter 23 April: http://bit.ly/2qR5NMF
Irish Aviation Research Institute Blog Posts:
Airbus’ A330neo and Airbus A350-1000 Flight Test at Irish Airports: http://bit.ly/2qSvJXz
Ryanair adds two new Boeing 737-800’s increasing fleet size to 433 aircraft: http://bit.ly/2qLAPWf
EI-RUI Boeing 737-85P c/n 28387 Vardy Ltd Ferried Lasham-Dublin 23/04/18 in Transaero Airlines colours for Jet2 as G-DRTF.
N241NV Airbus A320-214 c/n 1221 Allegiant Air Registered at Shannon 20/04/18 in basic Vueling colours prior delivery ex EC-HHA.
OK-TSS Boeing 737-86N c/n 37884 Travel Service Delivered Lasham-Prague 24/04/18 ex EI-FHG.
Global Aviation News:
American Airlines orders the 787-8, simplifies its fleet
BA can compete with low-cost long-haul, says Cruz
European Commission Warns of Effects of UK’s Exit from EASA
Emirates and flydubai record 400,000 codeshare pax in first six months of partnership
Fare Increases in Focus as Airlines Report This Week
flydubai CEO Ghaith Al Ghaith talks entry into new markets & more
Read more: https://ameinfo.com/travel/flydubai/
Nordwind Airlines to add more A330s, phase out its B767-300ERs and acquire A321neos
Bjørn Kjos starts crypto company [Norwegian]
Rolls-Royce Plans Brexit Workaround to Maintain Engine Handovers
Southwest Plans More NYC, Washington Flights
United Airlines CEO to Skip Bonus, Chairman Will Step Aside
Why Airlines Need More Women Pilots
Irish Aviation News:
Aer Lingus axes Dutch flight so ‘Cork people can get some sun’
Cathay Pacific ‘very encouraged’ by advance bookings for Dublin – Hong Kong route
Dublin: CAPA Airline Leader Summit 17-18 May
Read more: https://ait18.capaevents.com/
EasyJet showcases its new Airbus A320neo at Belfast
International Marketing Success for Belfast City Airport
NAC delivered one Embraer E190, MSN 19000461, to LLC “IKAR” on lease
Sale of Belfast International Airport to Vinci Airports hailed as opportunity for further investment in Co Antrim
SMBC Aviation Capital signs six aircraft deal with S7 Airlines
Stansted: London’s expanding airport reduces its Ryanair dependency
@e_russell JetBlue has no news on either the future of the E190 fleet or a potential A321LR order, says CFO Priest.
@justinbachman $ALK appears to be ditching NYC and DC from Dallas, citing better opportunities on the West Coast. #airlines #capacity.
@justinbachman $JBLU CEO Robin Hayes dumps quite chilly water on a suggestion the airline may consider regional carrier CPAs for some/any role in replacing 100-seat E190s. #airlines #regional #PaxEx.
@WandrMe $JBLU CEO Hayes: “We haven’t made any announcement [about Europe]. If we choose to convert an existing A321neo to A321LR we have to give Airbus 2 year’s notice to do that.” So summer 2020 would be the earliest, and that’s unlikely right now. #AvGeek #PaxEx.
@WandrMe The @JetBlue CC doubled active users in under 2 years since switching from AmEx to Barclays. $JBLU #Ancillary.
Iberia – New Long-Haul Fares
Shannon Airport’s silage a godsend to hard hit farmers
Stand Up To Cancer & Marvel Studios’ Avengers: Infinity War Plane Reveal
The Air New Zealand mobile app – making every journey a little easier
Why Fly Icelandair?