Published on August 28th, 2018 |
by Trevor Buckley
Daily Aviation Brief – 28/08/2018
Acumen Aviation Newsletters:
Irish Aviation Research Institute Blog Posts:
N274NV Airbus A320-216 c/n 3079 Allegiant Air Position Lake City Gateway-St. Pete–Clearwater International 25/08/18 after cabin config & paint ex EI-DSE.
9H-FOX Airbus A340-313 c/n 185 HiFly Malta Ferried Tunis-Cairo-Lisbon 24/08/18 after wer-lease to Tunisair ex EI-GAC.
Global Aviation News:
American Airlines Expands European Footprint and Modifies Asia Service
British Airways reports busiest summer on record, 4m pax in Aug-2018
Delta’s next global blockbuster: More trans-Atlantic flights from Los Angeles, Tampa Bay and New York City
Heathrow begins serving 10th Chinese airport
Iberia increases frequencies to six Latin American destinations
SE Asia fleet: Lion slows growth; AirAsia, VietJet more aggressive
Turbulence ahead for Air France passengers as strike threat looms large
Turkish Carriers to Fill Void After Europeans Halt Flights to Iran
Irish Aviation News:
Belfast International Airport car park flooding: Boss pledges ‘no one will lose a penny’
Cork travellers react to Ryanair’s bag changes
FPG Amentum delivers two A330-200s to Nordwind
It’s goodbye JFK, hello Dallas, for passengers out of Dublin
Jersey signed by Pope Francis to be displayed at Knock Airport
Ryanair partner Lauda Motion wants to offer 2019 charter flights [German]
@Airlineroute BIMAN Bangladesh Airlines’ planned 787-8 debut is being delayed to 05SEP18
@Airlineroute China Southern has received its first 3-class configuration Boeing 787-9 aircraft, with the internal code “789” (2-class is 78W).
@Airlineroute LOT Polish Airlines to introduce Embraer E190 aircraft service starting 01JAN19
@ConallOM Dear @elonmusk Dublin, Ireland, home of EU’s highest growth economy, has no rail link between airport and city centre. It’s just double the length of your 14month proposal below but we haven’t managed it in 30 years. Can you help please?.
@McWhirterAlex Lufthansa mainline closes its base at DUS. Now repped by @eurowings.
Emirates SkyCargo transports flood relief cargo for Kerala
How Southwest is Making Connections that Empower Communities to Thrive
SpiceJet Operates India’s First Flight Using Blended Biofuel
United – Corporate Preferred