Published on September 20th, 2018 | by Alan Dwyer0
Daily Aviation Brief – 20/09/2018
Acumen Aviation Newsletters:
China Aviation Industry Newsletter 17 September: http://bit.ly/2OBsyxK
India Aviation industry newsletter 17 September: http://bit.ly/2NPY7a5
Irish Aircraft Leasing Newsletter 17 September: http://bit.ly/2QC6xAw
Irish Commercial Aircraft Update 17 September: http://bit.ly/2NNBinn
USA Aviation Industry Newsletter 17 September: http://bit.ly/2OvIHVM
Irish Aviation Research Institute Blog Posts:
Brussels Airlines to operate Geneva to Dublin service on behalf of Swiss International: http://bit.ly/2pdAGte
Ethiopian Airlines delivers second Boeing 737 Max 8 through Dublin Airport: http://bit.ly/2xfLxr2
Former Aer Lingus Boeing 737-500 returns to Ireland in new guise: http://bit.ly/2MHoNFC
Ryanair re-commences Boeing 737-800 deliveries: http://bit.ly/2xdgThY
LY-GTW Boeing 737-4Q8 c/n 24332 GetJet Airlines Positioned Vilnius-Amsterdam 16/09/18 on wet-lease to Corendon Dutch Airlines ex EI-DNM.
Global Aviation News:
Air China Exec Warns Of ‘Dark Clouds’ As U.S. Carriers Drop China Routes
Air France: New Canadian chief vows to invest half of salary in airline
Airports Open Virtual-Reality Lounges to Occupy Angry Travelers
Calls to cut air taxes as figures show £6 of every £10 spent on domestic flights goes on Air Passenger Duty
Cathay Pacific, Boeing to donate world’s 1st 777 to aviation museum
Direct Manchester-Beijing Flights Are Boosting the U.K.’s Northern Economy
Emirates boss rails against price of airline fuel, says oil should be at $52 per barrel
Inequality, the Challenge for Asia – Air Asia Founder Tony Fernandes
These are the top 100 busiest routes on earth
The world’s largest low cost long haul airline eyes Europe
United Airlines goes from ‘the doghouse’ to record stock price
Uvet Group: Italy-China bilateral ‘unbalanced’ in favour of Chinese carriers
Irish Aviation News:
Competition: Dublin Airport Operational Facilities
Cork Airport wins prestigious global marketing award
Kerry Airport is a triumph of spirit over reason
Laudamotion: Ryanair’s new weapon against Lufthansa and Eurowings
oneworld appoints Qantas’ Alan Joyce as Governing Board Chairman
Ryanair boss: Strikes ‘price to pay’ for low fares
Ryanair builds up diversified airline group
Ryanair seeking Serbian pilots
Super Break launch more Icelandic adventures from City of Derry Airport
@airlinewriter $BA expects to hit 2018 target for 737 deliveries despite light 2Q and 3Q due to delayed engines, fuselages, other parts. Canaccord Genuity analyst gives @Boeing 50-50 odds – notes unfinished planes stacking up in Renton, chance that supplier delays will spill into 2019.
@airlinewriter CEO says @HawaiianAir won’t charge much more for BOS-HNL nonstops than competitors charge for 1-stops because it’s not a business-travel, expense-account route.
@airlinewriter New Jersey Senate panel approves bill to raise fuel taxes on @united to help pay for expanding PATH train service to EWR.
@AvWeekScho Hawaiian Airlines is launching Boston as its second US East Coast flight – started JFK flights in 2012. HNL-BOS will apparently be longest US domestic route in history (5,095 miles).
@justinbachman “If people don’t pay for it, they don’t think it’s worth anything,” @martysg says at Cowen conference of premium cabins and why no one sits in @JetBlue Mint for free. #airlines #PaxEx $JBLU.
Iris flight trials for safer air traffic
Kanika Tekriwal Started India’s First Marketplace For Chartered Jets
SpiceJet’s Ajay Singh Talks About ‘SpiceXpress’ & More
Strikes an ‘inevitable’ problem, Ryanair CEO says | Street Signs Europe
United CEO says important for his company to reach Hispanic consumers