Published on June 28th, 2018 |
by Alan Dwyer
Daily Aviation Brief – 28/06/2018
- Acumen Aviation Newsletters:
Irish Aviation Research Institute Blog Posts:
OE-LCN Airbus A321-211 c/n 6454 Anisec Luftfahrt Delivered Bratislava-Vienna 26/06/18 after paint into Level colours.
OE-LCR Airbus A321-211 c/n 6719 Anisec Luftfahrt Delivered Norwich-Vienna 26/06/18 after paint into Level colours.
Global Aviation News:
Air Belgium’s Charleroi selection has shown there is clearly life for long haul from European secondary-level city airports; Stansted is seeing similar success
Air Canada sees end date in sight for onboard newspapers
AirAsia Group CEO calls for consumers to speak out against ‘unjustifiable’ airport fees
Air Travel is Changing with the Rise of Tech
Cathay Pacific’s new, long-range, fuel-efficient Airbus A350-1000 flies in to Hong Kong
Commission to EU27: Prepare airports for a ‘no-deal’ Brexit
Fuel & geopolitics force US airlines to revisit capacity projections
Heathrow’s $18.5 Billion License to Print Money
Iberia receives IAG’s first A350
More US capacity cuts needed after Southwest cuts growth, analysts say
New Zealand to launch £18 ‘tourist tax’ for visitors entering the country
Rise of low-cost carriers boosting Canada’s biggest secondary airports
Washington Dulles prospects improve as costs fall
Irish Aviation News:
Cork Airport key to EU tourist growth
Dáil Éireann debate – Tuesday, 26 June 2018 Dublin Airport new runway
IAG boss Willie Walsh slams £14bn plan to expand Heathrow
New easyJet flights from Belfast to Venice, Naples, Valencia and Isle of Man create 45 jobs
Norwegian adds Dublin – Hamilton service in S19
Ryanair axes Aberdeen to Malaga flights
Ryanair brings its low fares to Turkey
Ryanair launches one more flight from Ukraine to Poland – infrastructure minister
3 years on: How IAG’s purchase of Aer Lingus has played out for Irish tourism
@Airlineroute OpenSkies is now using IATA code “LV”, appeared in the OAG since late-May 2018.
@e_russell Reducing costs per enplanement – the amount it costs an airline to board one passenger on a flight – is a big deal to expanding United’s @Dulles_Airport hub, attracting more airlines.
@e_russell United is bringing back some of the capacity it cut in Guam, two of its three GUM-NRT flights will shift to a 777 from a 737 in October.
@ghimlay Only 3% of CEOs at top 100 airlines are women, according to @FlightGlobal Airline Business survey cited here. That number has fallen since, with EasyJet’s McCall replaced by a man.
@ianbirrell If Airbus leaves the UK would lose tax revenues of £1.7bn, excluding social costs of subsequent redundancies. This firm’s revenues cover 21% of net UK cost of EU membership – & that’s just one company (via @Sywert). Underscores again the self-destructive stupidity of Brexit.
@JohnLStrickland Not yet clear whether @BoeingAirplanes MOM middle of market #aircraft will be the 757 like for like replacement or maybe more likely a bit bigger & twin aisle…that would be a different space to @airbus #A321NEO #airlines
IAG’s Dupsy Abiola on How to Future-Proof the Airline Industry
Meet Huda | Etihad Airways Ambassadors
Orlando airport to begin using facial recognition scanners
Shannon Airport Runway Night Run 2018
$10 Million Private Jets Are Attracting Buyers