Published on October 17th, 2018 | by Trevor Buckley0
Daily Aviation Brief 17/10/2018
Acumen Aviation Newsletters:
China Aviation Industry Newsletter 16 October: http://bit.ly/2ylx39J
India Aviation industry newsletter 16 October: http://bit.ly/2yHxyu4
Irish Aircraft Leasing Newsletter 16 October: http://bit.ly/2EjXCBt
Irish Commercial Aircraft Update 16 October: http://bit.ly/2OoV1Lx
USA Aviation Industry Newsletter 16 October: http://bit.ly/2AaS8VM
Irish Aviation Research Institute Blog Posts:
ASL Airlines Boeing 737-300 EI-STA completes Aer Lingus wet-lease operation: http://bit.ly/2NGqLGw
Ryanair adds a record six Boeing 737-800 aircraft in 27 hour period as fleet to grows to 450: http://bit.ly/2ElYhCN
Turkish Airlines introduces Boeing 737 MAX 8 on Dublin route: http://bit.ly/2yim9S1
YL-PSD Boeing 737-86N c/n 28618 Genesis Ireland Aviation Ferried Chania-Woensdrecht 15/10/18.
YL-PSH Boeing 737-86N c/n 34247 Genesis Ireland Aviation Ferried Chania-Woensdrecht 15/10/18.
Global Aviation News:
AirBaltic A220-300 delivers higher-than-expected fuel savings
Alitalia unions urge development of long-haul network
CFM ‘Closing Gap’ on Leap Delivery Target
Delta CEO emphasises ability to upsell, corporate travellers ‘picking up steam’
Doric on why it eschews PaxEx deviations in the secondhand market
Dutch aviation industry pays EUR780m p/a in taxes, levies: KLM
Fees, fuel and axed flights: What to look for in airline earnings
Infrastructure Failures Stifling Vietnam’s Growth Potential
Istanbul New Airport: impact on other airports in Istanbul and beyond
JetBlue to Embark on Major Network Reorganization
Lufthansa CityLine to fly the Airbus A319
Northeast Asian Hubs Suffer from Devastating Typhoon Season
TAP Air Portugal Aims for December EIS of Its First A330neo
Turkish Airlines SWOT: more growth for the Istanbul superconnector
Vista Global Seeks To Defragment Bizav Lift Industry
Irish Aviation News:
Apollo Aviation Group Agrees to Be Acquired by the Carlyle Group
Cyprus and Morocco are Ryanair’s stand out winter growth markets alongside its new Ukraine and Jordan operations
New ‘making it easy’ campaign takes flight at Shannon Airport
New restaurant to open as part of Belfast City Airport’s £15m investment
Nordic Aviation Capital adds new strong minority shareholder, GIC, to further support growth ambitions
Phila. officials head to Ireland, U.K. to boost business, tourism ties
Plan for Waterford Airport future ‘being slow-walked’
Ryanair appoints third new managing director for LaudaMotion
Ryanair enlarges fleet of Ryanair Sun [German]
Viva Air Labs Welcomes DCU Business School Students
@Airlineroute Icelandair 737 MAX 9 to debut on 20FEB19, Reykjavik Keflavik – London Gatwick followed by Reykjavik Keflavik – Washington Dulles.
@designinginward Every airport restaurant is designed as if they had no idea that customers would have luggage with them. DeSIGHn.
@e_russell More hub-to-hub flying, new Chicago-Toronto service, and other frequency and connectivity improvements promised under planned Delta/WestJet partnership.
@e_russell United will not resume Newark-Hamburg service in 2019. “We have determined that our seasonal service between New York/Newark and Hamburg, Germany, does not meet our financial expectations and we will no longer offer seasonal service.
@ghimlay .@VoeGOLoficial, following in the footsteps of rival LATAM Brazil, will bring its loyalty program Smiles in-house. Airline will unify Smiles and Gol shareholders in one company, to migrate to Novo Mercado of the Sao Paulo stock exchange.
Different By Design – Embraer Executive Jets
Exclusive: Interview With Ajay Singh, Owner of Spicejet
IndiGo Feels The Market Blues
Joint Committee on Transport, Tourism and Sport debate – Wednesday, 26 September
Northern Ireland’s Aviation History