Published on May 22nd, 2018 | by Trevor Buckley0
Daily Aviation Brief – 22/05/2018
Acumen Aviation Newsletters 21 May:
China Aviation Industry Newsletter 21 May: http://bit.ly/2LhmAAU
India Aviation Industry Newsletter 21 May: http://bit.ly/2LjZ46E
Irish Aircraft Leasing Newsletter 21 May: http://bit.ly/2kh9Ga9
Irish Commercial Aircraft Update 21 May: http://bit.ly/2IDrkiK
USA Aviation Industry Newsletter 21 May: http://bit.ly/2s6HtX5
Irish Aviation Research Institute Blog Posts:
Aer Lingus enhances Dublin Hub connectivity with new Seattle route: http://bit.ly/2rSHcHM
Air Italy takes delivery of first Irish Registered Boeing 737 MAX 8: http://bit.ly/2rUcgqF
Aviofit hosts War of the Airlines (WOA) in Dublin 8 September: http://bit.ly/2kf0SkJ
EI-GJX Boeing 737-800 c/n 44845 Ryanair Delivered Boeing Field-Dublin 18/05/18.
EI-RUN Boeing 737-808 c/n 34702 Vardy Ltd Ferried Lasham-Bournemouth 20/05/18 in Transaero Airlines colours for Jet2 as G-DRTC.
EI-RUO Boeing 737-808 c/n 34703 Jet2 Ferried Bournemouth-Dublin 19/05/18 to become G-DRTD.
Global Aviation News:
Asia-Seattle airline market: Cathay Pacific’s opportunity to match JAL
Boeing’s Foldable Wing-Tip Gets Go-Ahead
Fosun Eyes Acquisitions in North America
Germany-Italy: a major aviation market where Lufthansa dominates
Germany’s other airlines: Condor, TUIfly, Germania, SunExpress Germany
Latin governments jeopardise aviation growth: CAPA Americas Summit
Norwegian Air stock takes new dive
Irish Aviation News:
AAPA agrees with Ryanair: Labels of legacy airlines and LCCs are outdated
Airbus May Finally Crack Ryanair as O’Leary Touts Order Prospect
Aircastle Is Perfect For Income Investors
Belfast ‘major contributor’ to easyJet’s strong start to year
New cafe takes flight in Cork Airport – Aramark unveils new artisan coffee outlet
New Dublin Airport Pocket Guide Released
People coming through Knock airport spent €35 million in Galway last year
Ross won’t rule out private-run third terminal at Dublin Airport
Spotlight on Ireland in Las Vegas
United Airlines Newark-Dublin route partial aircraft change winter 2018/9
YLW welcomes the 747SP VP-BAT from Shannon
@CAPA_Aviation Andrew Herdman, DG @AAPAirlines: Since restructuring & aligning with lower cost base driven by @JetstarAirways, @Qantas has become ‘unrecognisable in terms of cost & competitiveness’. Jetstar has been ‘standout success’ of LCC subsidiaries of global mainline airlines. #CAPASummit.
@CAPA_Aviation Oliver Wagner, CEO and chief commercial officer, @eurowings on its new subsidiary Eurowings Digital GmbH: “We have already started talking to airports to integrate services much better into the booking process.” #CAPASummit.
@CAPA_Aviation On the airport-airline relationship with data, VietJet Air board member Cuong Chu says data is “our asset”, it is of the carrier’s discretion on what to share with airports. #CAPASummit
@CAPA_Aviation IAG CEO Willie Walsh: Brand ‘absolutely’ matters today, but who knows in 20 years time, he acknowledges. IAG created a vehicle to operate with multiple brands, enabling different product propositions. #CAPASummit.
@CAPA_Aviation When offered one wish, IAG CEO Willie Walsh calls for an end to “air traffic control strikes. It’s killing us in #Europe,” he says. #CAPASummit.
G500 & G600 Flight Test Program
Kenny Jacobs & Bobby Healy give a master class on trends in travel technology at the CAPA Airline Leader Summit 2018
Qantas Like Father, Like Son
WIZZ Flyover 2018 in Budapest