Published on August 16th, 2018 | by Alan Dwyer0
Daily Aviation Brief – 16/08/2018
Acumen Aviation Newsletters:
China Aviation Industry Newsletter 13 August: http://bit.ly/2nx8dOr
India Aviation Industry Newsletter 13 August: http://bit.ly/2w8tv98
Irish Aircraft Leasing Newsletter 13 August: http://bit.ly/2vLOwqP
Irish Commercial Aircraft Update 13 August: http://bit.ly/2vEqyxz
USA Aviation Industry Newsletter 13 August: http://bit.ly/2MagnuR
EI-FFK Boeing 737-84Q c/n 29051 Alba Star Delivered Naples-Palma 14/08/18.
5N-FNE Airbus A319-113 c/n 660 FirstNation Airways Ferried Lagos-Kaunas 15/08/18 after storage ex EI-DVU.
Global Aviation News:
Air freight passes cyclical re-stocking peak; protectionism threatens
Airlines: Transatlantic temptations
AirAsia X talks Rockwell Collins, Mirus plans for A330neo
Boeing And Airbus Narrow Body Expansion Hits The Wall
Boeing 737 Deliveries Tumble to Lowest Since 2012 on Factory Jam
Cambodian Airlines Charts Its Expansion
Expedia Group Announces Full Ownership of AAE Travel Pte Ltd
How Airlines Make Big Bucks From Cargo
New US Aviation bill set to divide consumers and airlines
Southwest Air Limits Emotional-Support Animals to Dogs and Cats
Turkish Airlines Bids to Buy Second Istanbul Airport
Irish Aviation News:
AerCap Holdings N.V. Announces Pricing of $600 million Aggregate Principal Amount of Senior Notes
Aircastle Corporate and Senior Unsecured Credit Ratings Upgraded to Baa3 by Moody’s
Calls to protect €5bn tourism industry ahead of Brexit
IAA Wi-Fi 2018 – Supply, install, commission and provide ongoing maintenance/support services for active Wireless Local Area Network (WLAN)
July Was Dublin Airport’s Busiest Month Ever
Massive Increase in Ireland’s Air Traffic – Total flights handled in Irish Airspace for July 2018 amounted to a record-breaking 115, 384 movements
NI air traffic controllers wanted as flight numbers boom
@Airlineroute Turkish Airlines 737 MAX 8 debut re-scheduled to 19AUG18 with Birmingham flight.
@Airlineroute Turkish Airlines plans 787-9 service to Atlanta from 10SEP19.
@e_russell Increased protectionism could slow global air passenger growth by 3.4% in the years to come.
@InmarsatGlobal We’re pleased to announce @SITAONAIR’s eWAS real-time weather solution, which has the potential to save airlines thousands of dollars in fuel savings, has been certified for use on our SB-S secure global IP broadband platform for the cockpit.
@winglets747 Internet discovers air freight is a tidy profit earner. Now re-write this after talking to an Asian airline, where 20 tons of freight on a 777-300ER is nothing.
Andrea Hunter, Aer Lingus – USA Summer Soiree 2018 – TravelMedia.ie
Conor McMahon RTE Drivetime August 13 2018
Hainan Airlines’ North American Flight Network
Southwest Airlines executive offers in-depth update on Hawaii plans
Vincent Harrison, Dublin Airport – USA Summer Soiree 2018 – TravelMedia.ie