Published on July 25th, 2018 | by Trevor Buckley0
Daily Aviation Brief – 25/07/2018
Acumen Aviation Newsletters:
China Aviation Industry Newsletter 23 July: http://bit.ly/2zYaQSg
India Aviation Industry Newsletter 23 July: http://bit.ly/2uW9p12
Irish Aircraft Leasing Newsletter 23 July: http://bit.ly/2JMamhP
Irish Commercial Aircraft Update 23 July: http://bit.ly/2A59NQI
USA Aviation Industry Newsletter 23 July: http://bit.ly/2LGCZPo
Irish Aviation Research Institute Blog Posts:
Bombardier CRJ900 demonstrator visits Dublin for Cityjet: http://bit.ly/2LfEh7F
Stobart Air places first Embraer 195 on Irish Registry: http://bit.ly/2O5SqCj
RP-C8994 Airbus A320-233 c/n 749 Philippines AirAsia Ferried Clark International-Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose International-Dubai World Central-Cairo International-Shannon-Cotswold Airport 22-24/07/18 for part-out & scrap.
SP-HAU Airbus A321-231 c/n 864 Small Planet Airlines Polska Delivered Ostava-Warsaw 24/07/18 ex G-OZBL.
Global Aviation News:
An Airbus A321XLR Could Be a Game Changer for JetBlue
AirAsia A330 Order Helps Airbus Survive Death Match With Boeing
Analysts laud AirAsia’s US$30bil Airbus deal
Boeing may build its 797 with a metal fuselage to keep costs down – and that could favor Everett
Chinese Lured by Beaches Are Philippine Airlines’ Next Target
Gulf Giants Talking With S. African Airways, City Press Says
Hi Fly agreed the first wet lease contract for the A380
Longhaul low cost airlines: Europe’s LCCs see opportunities
Nigeria Seeks Foreign Help for 30-Plane, 80-Route Airline
Overcapacity in Europe continues to weigh on Ryanair, easyJet, British Airways and Wizz Air
Primera Air: Taking off with confidence
These New Airport Lounges Are Designed to Fight Jet Lag
Uganda Airlines Eyes Bombardier, Airbus Jets to Revamp Carrier
Irish Aviation News:
Cork To Boston Providence Route Announced For Summer 2019
‘Exciting’ Foynes Air Show ready for take-off this weekend
History Of Irish Surnames Celebrated At Dublin Airport
LaudaMotion, Lufthansa leasing contract dispute goes to British court
Marqette says this is the final straw at Dublin Airport
North’s Mallaghan Engineering creates 210 jobs as part of five-year expansion plan
Ryanair Holdings PLC (RYAAY) CEO Michael O’Leary on Q1 2019 Results – Earnings Call Transcript
Ryanair Q1 Profits Fall 20% To €319m Due To Lower Fares, Higher Fuel & Pilot Costs
Second Dara Fitzpatrick Memorial Run to be held in September
Strong crosswinds to blame for plane veering off Donegal Airport runway – investigation finds
188 ‘high-risk’ bird strikes take place at Dublin Airport over three years
@ClodaghLRice On Brexit, Ryanair says: “We remain concerned by the danger of a hard (“no-deal”) Brexit in March 2019 … recent events in the UK political sphere have added to this uncertainty, and we believe that the risk of a hard Brexit is being underestimated.”
@ClodaghLRice Ryanair says fuel prices are substantially higher than this time last year – almost $80/barrel compared to $50/barrel. While it has hedged some of the costs, this increase will see their full year fuel bill increase by at least €430m.
@e_russell Alitalia is out from the expanded Delta-Air France transatlantic joint venture.
@ghimlay Long time coming, but @embraer has finally removed defunct airline Air Costa’s order for 50 E2s from its backlog.
@McWhirterAlex Air France unions threaten more strike action in September if pay agreement cannot be agreed. @btmideast via @antoine_brn_.
Airline Q2 earnings growth slows
Economics of McCarran
Inside Qatar Airways’ New Luxury Business Class Suites
New airline, Moxy, intends to be high-end economy carrier
Rickard Gustafson, CEO, Scandinavian Airlines