Published on July 19th, 2018 | by Trevor Buckley0
Daily Aviation Brief – 19/07/2018
Acumen Aviation Newsletters:
China Aviation Industry Newsletter 16 July: http://bit.ly/2mo1wOg
India Aviation Industry Newsletter 16 July: http://bit.ly/2LnOb3g
Irish Aircraft Leasing Newsletter 16 July: http://bit.ly/2NV1NV7
Irish Commercial Aircraft Update 16 July: http://bit.ly/2uygQML
USA Aviation Industry Newsletter 16 July: http://bit.ly/2NYKeUq
Irish Aviation Research Institute Blog Posts:
New Asian routes key enablers of Dublin Airport June growth: http://bit.ly/2JmJtAN
Renting WiFi: The next big thing for ancillary revenue to the travel & hospitality sector?: http://bit.ly/2Llo7Wr
EI-FJI Boeing 737-8JP c/n 37817 Jeju Air Ferried East Midlands-Budapest 18/07/18 after paint.
G-DRTE Boeing 737-8K5 c/n 28228 Jet2 Delivered Lasham-Manchester 17/07/18 ex EI-RUH.
G-DRTF Boeing 737-85P c/n 28387 Jet2 Delivered Bournemouth-Manchester 18/07/18 ex EI-RUI.
Global Aviation News:
Air China Projected to Overtake Delta as Most Valuable Airline
Boeing Sees Budget-Airline Surge Driving $15 Trillion Market
BRI scheme a boon for airlines, China Eastern executive says
CFM Fixes Leap Turbine Shroud Coatings
Despite Gulf Blockade, Qatar Sees Opportunities for Growth
Ethiopian Air in Talks to Help Nigeria Create a Flag-Carrier
GE Wrestles with New Mid-market Aircraft Business Case
LEVEL adds two A330-200 to its fleet
LEVEL Flights and Ticket Sales Take off in Austria
Narrowbody Production Rates Put Strain on Supply Chains
Superjumbo Production Struggles To Stay Alive
Trent XWB Reaches 500th Engine Milestone, Two Million Hours
U.S. Scuppers Aircraft Deliveries to Iran as Euro Appeal Fails
Why Europe Needs to Make Long-Haul Travel Easier
Irish Aviation News:
Acumen Announces the Launch of SPARTA.AERO, a Paradigm Shift in Aviation Asset Management
Boeing, GECAS Announce Agreement for 35 737-800 Boeing Converted Freighters
Embraer Signs a Letter of Intent with NAC for Three E190 jets
Goshawk places first direct orders; mulls IPO
High Tech Manufacturing Centre Opens in Northern Ireland
IAG CEO Willie Walsh: European ATC delays worse than expected this summer
Ireland West Airport and Sunway partner with Galway Races for Mad Hatters Day
Milestone Aviation and Leonardo Awarded Aramco Medium Helicopter Renewal Program Including 21 AW139
Nordic Aviation Capital and GE Sign MOU for TrueChoice Flight Hour for CF34-10E Engines
Rolls-Royce Lessorcare Selected By CDB Aviation
Ryanair Believes Airline Apps Are Perfect for Last-Minute Upselling
@businessinsider British Airways’ new electric robot has cut pushback delays by 54% at one of the world’s busiest airports.
@COMACAmerica July 12 was a successful day for the #C919 program as the static prototype underwent 2.5G wing load testing in Shanghai. Watched by COMAC engineers and executives alike, its wings were brought to a 150% wing load, wingtips rising nearly 3 meters, with results meeting expectations.
@ghimlay .@BoeingCEO says @embraer brand is strong and wants to continue to build on that, when asked if the proposed JV plans to rebrand the E2 family #FIA18.
@juliejohnsson As Boeing’s NMA nears, GE is `wrestling’ with how to make $$$ on a new engine. The prospect: splitting a market with Airbus, dividing it again with two jet variants — and then again with another enginemaker. With @_benkatz #FIA18 #avgeek.
@vl_bryan Air Canada CEO, which has budget unit Rouge, says “not throwing in the towel yet” to Norwegian on low-cost long-haul. #FIA18 (panel hosted by @MaxK_J )
A330neo & A350-1000 in a unique formation flight
Boeing Randy Tinseth AirInsight Interview
Embraer CEO John Slattery AirInsight Interview
John Slattery at Farnborough Airshow
Lockheed Martin LM-100J Does a Loop in its Flying Display at Farnborough Air Show