Published on September 12th, 2018 | by Trevor Buckley0
Daily Aviation Brief – 12/09/2018
Acumen Aviation Newsletters:
China Aviation Industry Newsletter 10 September: http://bit.ly/2oU9XSn
CIB Leasing Appoints Acumen As Exclusive Service Provider: http://bit.ly/2PMZT9x
India Aviation industry newsletter 10 September: http://bit.ly/2O2D556
Irish Aircraft Leasing Newsletter 10 September: http://bit.ly/2O6brEm
Irish Commercial Aircraft Update 10 September: http://bit.ly/2O6brEm
USA Aviation Industry Newsletter 10 September: http://bit.ly/2x0xWmC
A7-ADE Airbus A320-214 c/n 1957 Qatar Airways Ferried Doha-Bucharest Henri-Shannon-Doha 02-10/09/18 painted into IndiGo Airlines colours to become VT-IKC.
EI-EPE Boeing 737-8AS c/n 34984 Bluesky 4 Leasing parked at Glasgow Prestwick 11/09/18.
Global Aviation News:
A Bottleneck Over an Engine Part Turns Jets Into ‘Gliders
AirBaltic CEO sees long-haul opportunity from Riga
Air Belgium extends deal with British Airways; operating flights between London Heathrow and Abu Dhabi
Aircraft fuel ‘hugely overpriced’, says Emirates airline’s Tim Clark
Another IndiGo Aircraft Grounded Over Engine Woes
Finnair to increase frequencies on Asian routes in summer 2019
“Swiss Skies” is looking for investors for Airbus A321LR flights from EuroAirport Basel to the US and the world
Undelivered Iran Air ATRs Up for Sale
Irish Aviation News:
Alton Aviation Consultancy expands to Europe with Dublin office and appoints new Managing Director
Belfast and Bombardier to benefit from £500m London airport expansion
Council demands urgent release of £2.5m for CoDA London route
Court to fast track airport pensions case
Derry airport maintenance hub as part of £7.5m package fails to fly!
Europe may be getting a new budget airline (with a Ryanair pilot at the helm)
IAG CEO Willie Walsh to be honoured at Irish Tourism Industry Awards
Letterkenny High Flyer Taking Off from City of Derry Airport with Flybmi
The Hainan Taster Experience – Edinburgh to Dublin
Ryanair bans media from attending AGM
Vinci acquires nine airports including Belfast International Airport
@capa_india CAPA estimates number of annual Chinese holidaymakers visiting India could grow 10x by 2026, with effective promotion & product development, and enhanced air connectivity.
@LARA_editor Rising fuel costs: “We have hedged at 30% this year and 25% next year but if you have an efficient fleet thats a natural fuel hedge.”- Tore Ostby @Fly_Norwegian #AviationFest.
@LARA_editor Saudi Arabia. “It’s a very late-booking market. Like 2 or 3 days out! …It will take some time to change that behaviour.” – Con Korfiatis CEO @flyadeal #AviationFest.
@LARA_editor “We are going to double the airline in terms of PAX… we already fly to Lisbon. But our upside is to grow the Brazilian market. We serve 100 cities… & we will be upgauging aircraft”- John Rodgerson, CEO @azulinhasaereas #AviationFest.
@R_Wall Emirates boss Tim Clark says “still a long way out” on viable supersonic commercial airline flying #AviationFest.
Gulfstream G500 Formation Flight
JetBlue’s First Non-Stop Flight To JFK From Ontario
Malaysia Airlines Malaysia Day 2018 | From the Heart
UPS Airlines 30th Anniversary: Cologne Expansion
Year Up and United Airlines team up to close opportunity gap