Published on June 8th, 2018 | by Trevor Buckley0
Daily Aviation Brief – 08/06/2018
Acumen Aviation Newsletters:
China Aircraft Leasing Newsletter 5 June: http://bit.ly/2LYQ4E0
India Aviation industry newsletter 5 June: http://bit.ly/2xJKGSf
Irish Aircraft Leasing Newsletter 5 June: http://bit.ly/2JdwNRK
Irish Commercial Aircraft Update 5 June: http://bit.ly/2syJw73
USA Aviation Industry Newsletter 5 June: http://bit.ly/2JsMXWO
Irish Aviation Research Institute Blog Posts:
Ryanair Sun fleet expands to five Boeing 737-800 aircraft: http://bit.ly/2xFPkAO
Stobart Air Wet-Leases Embraer 190AR from Bulgaria Air: http://bit.ly/2sFbpd6
EI-GGF Boeing 737-8F2 c/n 34409 Corendon Air Europe Painted at Shannon 05/06/18 to become 9H-TJA.
Global Aviation News:
Air Canada rouge is ‘similar but not identical’ to Qantas-Jetstar relationship
Airlines need to ‘find new ways to work to reduce the cost base for airlines’: Al Baker
BA swaps Grayling for H+K/Ogilvy for consumer PR brief; announces in-house departures
Read mroe: https://www.prweek.com/article/1479779
Boeing Wooed by Unions, Washington State in Race for `797′ Work
British Airways to suspend Calgary this winter
Emirates: flydubai becoming a ‘medium to full service airline’
Emirates, Synonymous With Luxury, Wants More Legroom Farther Back
Emirates: There will be casualties from higher oil prices
LOT CEO: European airlines should ‘very seriously whether they should hedge’
Qantas believes ‘IAG model is a great model’; ‘small airlines will not survive without synergies’
Qatar Airways CEO has ‘full confidence’ in IAG
South African Airways Offers Spare Crew in Bid for Global Alliances
Irish Aviation News:
AAG granted A320 CAMO Approval
IAG CEO Willie Walsh: UK visa policy the biggest impediment to UK airlines serving China
IAG CEO Willie Walsh: Qatar Airways partnership ‘very clear’ and ‘purely commercially driven’
IAG boss Willie Walsh reaffirms British Airways’ commitment to Australia
IASC welcomes decision by aviation advisory specialists Stratos to establish Shannon base
Milestone Becomes Largest S-92 Fleet Owner
Qantas CEO Alan Joyce says ‘people shouldn’t be worried about consolidation’; is ‘big fan’ of consolidation‘
Ryanair May Traffic Grows 6% To 12.5m Customers
Ryanair partner Laudamotion gets moving across Europe
Ryanair partner Laudamotion launches Berlin Tegel Airport base
Tampa International Airport re-states desire for new Dublin route
@AusBT Emirates CEO says the era of 2-3-2 business class “is gone” – from here on it’s all the same config as the A380s with direct aisle access on news A380s, Boeing 777-300ER and 777X #IATAAGM #PaxEx.
@e_russell Delta is holding off on adjusting its 2018 capacity growth forecast from up 2-3% due to oil prices, will make a decision by mid-summer.
@e_russell “If you think 5% [capacity growth] every year for four years at United, that’s an airline the size of Spirit,” says Cowen analyst Helane Becker. #airports.
@OpenJawTech @IATA now have 10% membership of ‘new model airlines’ (what they now call LCC airlines) says DG #IATAAGM.
@peterbellew Aviation the most urgent area in this seismic change.
@sgracetaylor Planeconsult’s Conor McCarthy says in the 90s when @Ryanair owed it’s catering company £17k and they refused to provide bar carts, it took £10 off fares & in the next 2 months load factors jumped from 65-75% – “nobody wanted the soggy doughnuts anyway” #FTEEurope #AvGeek #PaxEx.
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