Published on August 13th, 2018 | by Trevor Buckley0
Daily Aviation Brief – 13/08/2018
OE-IGY Airbus A319-132 c/n 2414 AerCap Registered at Lourdes 09/08/18 prior delivery to Tibet Airlines ex AP-BNJ.
OE-IHB Airbus A320-232 c/n 2496 AerCap Registered at Lourdes 09/08/18 ex AP-BMC.
OE-IHC Airbus A319-132 c/n 2655 AerCap Registered at Lourdes 09/08/18 ex AP-BNM.
OE-IHD Airbus A320-232 c/n 3270 AerCap Registered at Lourdes 09/08/18 ex AP-BLN.
Global Aviation News:
Agents and operators ‘awakening to Norwegian’, airline claims
Asia LCC widebody fleet: AirAsia X will triple in size in 10 years
Bangkok-Samui: Southeast Asia’s largest monopoly air route
Boeing expects more narrowbody delivery delays in Q3
Boeing Faces New Production Snarls for Cash-Cow 737 Jetliner
Boeing Finds Surprise Asset for Defense Comeback: Old Warplanes
Cathay Pacific Slumps to a Surprise Loss as Crude Oil Hobbles Recovery
Corporate travel: US big 3 airlines cut capacity, grow revenues
Etihad is reportedly open to joining Star Alliance
Honda Aircraft updates on HondaJet Elite deliveries
“It’s our secret sauce”: Hawaiian Airlines CEO on how the airline has doubled in the last 10 years
Stale Cockpit Air May Be Dulling Your Airline Pilot’s Performance
Trans-Atlantic system seats hit new monthly high in Jul-2018; Delta remains the largest airline but its share is shrinking
Women airline pilots: a tiny percentage, and only growing slowly
Irish Aviation News:
Aer Lingus Transatlantic A321LR Routes Coming Next Summer
Aeroflot to launch daily Moscow-Dublin route in October
Aircraft lease firm CDB flies high with a $55m cash return
Bombardier may have to stockpile parts in North under no-deal Brexit
Cork Airport installs signage about invisible disabilities
Dynamo LED Displays welcome arrivals at Dublin airport
Pittsburgh Could Land Nonstop Air Service To Ireland
Qatar Airways is Official Airline Partner of Dublin Horse Show for second straight year
Rhenus Logistics Ireland acquires Avant Air
Ryanair protests put Irish labor law in the spotlight
The aviation watchdog couldn’t keep up with a big spike in passenger complaints last year
@flyhellas UK connectivity these days is a complete shambles when compared with other countries. Compare it to even the likes of Portugal between Porto & Lisbon where you have TAP & RYR operating regularly between the 2 with competitive fares and times.
@hifly_airline Hi Fly is making a Prémiere: An Airbus A380 is operating scheduled flights for the iconic route London – New York for the very first time. This is the busiest long haul route in the world.
@McWhirterAlex According to a “charter specialist” Norwegian is paying Hi-fly Euros 45,000 per hour (including insurance and crew) to lease the A380. [FR].
@McWhirterAlex Strikes at Air France mean that Paris CDG is lagging behind other major airports. Via @antoine_brn_
@spandey16 Ethiopian airlines has been able to pull ~1% of India’s outbound traffic which transits through its Addis Ababa hub to other destinations #Aviation #Strategy.
Hi Fly A380 at Farnborough International Air Show
Southwest Airlines executive offers in-depth update on Hawaii plans
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