Published on June 18th, 2018 | by Trevor Buckley0
Daily Aviation Brief – 18/06/2018
Acumen Aviation Newsletters:
China Aircraft Leasing Newsletter 11 June: http://bit.ly/2Mi7iwh
India Aviation industry newsletter 11 June: http://bit.ly/2JyYnoq
Irish Aircraft Leasing Newsletter 11 June: http://bit.ly/2JyYnoq
Irish Commercial Aircraft Update 11 June: http://bit.ly/2JE0eby
USA Aviation Industry Newsletter 11 June: http://bit.ly/2LDxjVM
Irish Aviation Research Institute Blog Posts:
Cityjet wet-leases G-SMLA Bae 146-200 from Jota Aviation: http://bit.ly/2JIjUzg
Ryanair adds eight brand new Boeing 737-800 aircraft in May: http://bit.ly/2LWkZjP
D-ABZN Airbus A320-216 c/n 3080 Eurowings Ferried Hamburg-Dusseldorf 15/06/18 after storage ex EI-DSF.
EI-GFO Airbus A319-111 c/n 2446 I-Fly Delivered Naples-Moscow Vnukovo 15/06/18 ex VP-BDZ.
SX-EMY Airbus A320-214 c/n 1615 Ellinair Delivered Montpellier-Thessaloniki 15/06/18 ex EI-GFW.
Global Aviation News:
Air cargo booms: 747 freighters needed, but conversions unlikely
Air Transat prepping for A321LRs by rapidly expanding in Europe
Boeing: China has around 60 787s, transported accumulated 22m pax
Boeing NMA ‘hard to define,’ Emirates’ Clark says
Bombardier: ‘No real replacement on the horizon’ for Q400
Cebu Pacific commercial planning VP: Be aware of the risks associated with low cost long haul
Cebu Pacific: 10% of Philippine nationals live overseas
Iceland bets on viking thunder-clap to reignite tourism boom
Norwegian reaches ‘peak’ in route growth
U.S. Airline Investors May Not Catch a Break This Summer
What to know about WestJet’s no-frills carrier, Swoop, before its launch
Irish Aviation News:
Aer Lingus orders A330 Cabin Service Trainer from Spatial
EI-NEW Boeing 787-9 Neos First Flight
GECAS: Second lease aircraft represent major opportunity for airlines
IAG CEO Willie Walsh still wants Norwegian
IAG CEO Willie Walsh says would not participate in bidding war for Norwegian
Kerry Airport plans overhaul of arrivals and departures area
Mid and East Antrim calls for ‘proper support’ from Treasury on tourism and economy
Milestone announces new executive appointments
Ryanair launches two more Manchester routes
Ryanair will launch first route from Cluj-Napoca next year
Stobart gets set to face Aer Lingus challengers
@Airlineroute LOT Polish Airlines tentatively schedules last 737-400 service on 03OCT18.
@Airlineroute For Northern winter 2018/19 season, TAP Air Portugal’s A340-300 schedule is now listed until 15FEB19 inclusive.
@winglets747 Good. US DOT showing teeth, requesting 27 multi-part items of further evidence needed to evaluate the proposed American Airlines-Qantas JV. As it stands, proposed JV appears unnecessary in the market, anti-consumer, and application mostly recycles previously rejected arguments.
@winglets747 JAL’s outgoing chairman: If JAL ordered the 797, minimum fleet size would be 20. But single aisle may be inefficient for turnarounds. Hence 757 was not popular in Japan.
@winglets747 While Alan Joyce is CEO of Qantas, local competitor Virgin Blue/Australia will have had three CEOs: Brett Godfrey, John Borghetti and whoever is next. Borghetti won’t renew his contract post 1 Jan 2020. Joyce wants to be with Qantas at least through Qantas’ 100th in Nov 2020.
Airlines’ ‘Great Summer’ to Boost Earnings, Says Cowen Analyst
Dupsy Abiola explains IAG’s Hangar 51 start-up accelerator
Ethiopian Airline first flight to Chicago USA
Northern Ireland Airports Emergency Planning Conference 2018
Stobart Group signs significant new partnership deal with Ryanair