Published on September 6th, 2018 | by Trevor Buckley0
Daily Aviation Brief – 06/09/2018
Acumen Aviation Newsletters:
China Aviation Industry Newsletter 3 September: http://bit.ly/2wELKUq
India Aviation Industry Newsletter 3 September: http://bit.ly/2PxeOo6
Irish Aircraft Leasing Newsletter 3 September: http://bit.ly/2wBMv0s
Irish Commercial Aircraft Update 3 September: http://bit.ly/2MH4s86
USA Aviation Industry Newsletter 3 September: http://bit.ly/2Q1akqB
EI-GGO Airbus A330-202 c/n 511 Air Italy Delivered Dublin-Milan Malpensa 05/09/18 after paint ex A7-ACC.
EI-GGW Boeing 737-86N c/n 36548 Primera Air Air Test at Seletar Airport 05/09/18 in full colours to become OY-.
N703AS Boeing 737-490(F) c/n 28893 GECAS Ferried Dothan Regional-Smith Reynolds Airport after cargo conversion.
Global Aviation News:
Antonov An-225: World’s biggest unfinished airplane lies hidden in warehouse
British Airways improves short haul business class food
Eurowings ends Vienna – London Stansted link in late-Oct 2018
How A United Regional Carrier Is Growing
How The A320 Overtook The 737, And MRO Implications
It’s Hard for Airlines to Make Money in India, IATA Says
Industry insights: Low-cost long haul
LEVEL schedules new Vienna routes in S19
Russia’s Utair doubles its losses in the first half of 2018
Russia’s Yakutia Airlines to lease 10 Boeing 737MAX-7s
Vueling S19 Paris CDG network changes as of 03SEP18
Irish Aviation News:
Aer Lingus criticized for cancelling Shannon flights again
Aer Lingus expanding leisure sales team to promote its Dublin-Hub strategy
Airline Owned UK ATC Provider NATS Discriminates Against Ryanair & Other Stansted Airlines
AirAsia transfers 15 aircraft to BBAM for US$201.5m
BAE Systems’ Avro RJ modifications EASA approval secures CityJet order
Draft Decision on Summer 2019 coordination parameters at Dublin Airport
Farmer breaks 76-year silence over Spitfire crash near Irish border
Jet2 to fly Bourgas from Belfast International in summer 2019
Laudamotion starts contributing to Ryanair traffic figures
Ryanair Aug Traffic Grows 9% To 13.8m Customers
Ryanair’s Ukraine Flights Take Off
Why Ryanair is wrong to accuse us of discrimination – NATS
WOW air adds another US city to route network with flights to Orlando, via Reykjavik, for Irish passengers
@Airlineroute American Airlines’ 234-seater Boeing 787-8 (C20Y214) to begin serving International market from 02MAY19 (subject to change). Existing 226-seater (C28Y198) scheduled until 01MAY19.
@Airlineroute THAI plans to operate last Boeing 747 service to Munich on 27OCT18, also the airline’s last 747 scheduled service to Europe.
@airlinewriter The @united CEO is visiting employees in Guam, flying on the island hopper, and warning against new fees/taxes. Several Asian airlines serve Guam, but UA is the only major US carrier there.
@e_russell Looks like @AlaskaAir is ending all service to #MEX in November when they suspend #LAX flights. Alaska ended SFO-MEX and SAN-MEX service in May.
@WSJ Airlines are raising fees on luggage, ticket changes and other services to cover rising fuel costs without pushing up base fares.
Airlines Raising Fees For Checked Bags
Fighter jets fly over McCain burial
GoAir’s First International Trip Is To Male & Phuket
Prannoy Roy Speaks To SpiceJet Chief Ajay Singh On India’s First Biofuel Flight
Primetime Debate: Will Biofuel Be A Game Changer For Indian Aviation?