Published on August 10th, 2018 | by Trevor Buckley0
Daily Aviation Brief – 10/08/2018
Acumen Aviation Newsletters:
China Aviation Industry Newsletter 30 July: http://bit.ly/2K7iXf3
India Aviation Industry Newsletter 30 July: http://bit.ly/2M2pIRs
Irish Aircraft Leasing Newsletter 30 July: http://bit.ly/2LWUESW
Irish Commercial Aircraft Update 30 July: http://bit.ly/2mV3jui
USA Aviation Industry Newsletter 30 July: http://bit.ly/2M3TSUt
Irish Aviation Research Institute Blog Posts:
Cityjet adds two former Cimber Air CRJ900LR aircraft to growing fleet: http://bit.ly/2LLfZ4N
SAS Airlines (Ireland) takes delivery of seventh Airbus A320NEO: http://bit.ly/2LN3d5U
AP-BLJ Airbus A320-232 c/n 1497 Shaheen Air International Ferried Karachi-Istanbul Sabiha Gökçen 07/08/18 on return to lessor ex EI-EUS.
OY-YCB ATR42-500 c/n 554 Nordic Aviation Capital Ferried Woensdrecht-Billund 07/08/18 ex RP-C4200.
2-ASIA ATR72-212A(500) c/n 585 Nordic Aviation Capital Ferried Billund-Sønderborg 09/08/18 ex PK-KSD.
Global Aviation News:
An Airline in Argentina Is Offering $7 Flights
Chinese Low-cost Airlines Eye Growth Amid Stiff Competition
Flybe: Overcapacity leading European carriers to adopt US model
HighFlyer Interview: Delta’s Ed-Volution According To Ed Bastian
Read more: https://airwaysmag.com/interview/edbastian/
Holidays become more costly as pound slips to nine-month low
IAG Pushes Ahead With MRO Efficiencies
Government puts Air Moldova up for sale
Narrow-body aircraft on long-haul routes; US is leading market in S18, Copa Airlines heads airline rankings
Preloved Superjumbo Bumped to Discount Sector After Stint in Med
Used Airbus A380 Bails Out Norwegian Air But Not Everyone Is Happy
Irish Aviation News:
AerCap Celebrates the Delivery of the First Airbus A350-900 Aircraft to Sichuan Airlines
Aer Lingus CEO: We will capitalise on Ryanair woes
Aer Lingus to increase flights between Cork and Amsterdam
Avolon targets global number one slot after sealing €2bn Orix deal
EPAM and Aer Lingus Transform Digital Travel Customer Experiences for Over 12 Million Guests per Year
IAG CEO Willie Walsh: Group plans on becoming a ‘significant player’ in the low cost long haul market
IAG CEO Willie Walsh: Low-cost Long-haul Market ‘Not Fully Exploited’
Ireland-Singapore link may be on the cards – but just not yet
OPINION: Cork Airport got the bum’s rush from DAA and is now struggling
ORIX To Acquire 30% Stake In Avolon With An Enterprise Value Of US$23.7BN
Planning to be sought for helipad at CUH as €1.8m funding secured
@ghimlay .@Avianca says it has been in three-way talks with @United and @CopaAirlines for a potential joint business, but no guarantee it will happen.
@ghimlay Interjet received compensation of almost $40 million for maintenance costs for its Sukhoi Superjet 100 fleet.
@winglets747 “Because of the engine shortage, Boeing has been putting engines on some planes that are otherwise complete just to fly them to Boeing Field and get them out of the way, then taking the engines off and trucking them back to Renton.”
@winglets747 It’s the A380 problem. Low CASK is good only if you can fill the plane without destroying yields.
@winglets747 Malaysia Airlines to codeshare on Qatar Airways to US. Unusual since MH won’t have pax on its own metal for any part of KL-US journey.
Alternative of connections in NRT has been tricky because of JV, and perhaps QR willing to pay good commission.
Airlines are raising wages, adding benefits to recruit new pilots: report
Cal Fire Repurposes Retired 747 as Global Supertanker
Eoghan Corry speaking about Ryanair strikes on radio programme On the Record
How Biggin Hill Airport Connects Passengers to London and Gets Along with its Neighbors
How do airlines price tickets? | CNBC Explains