Published on March 26th, 2019 | by Trevor Buckley0
Daily Aviation Brief – 26/03/2019
Acumen Aviation Newsletters 25 March:
China Aviation Industry Newsletter 25 March: http://bit.ly/2HEKNmg
India Aviation Industry Newsletter 25 March: http://bit.ly/2Fwasdz
Irish Aircraft Leasing Newsletter 25 March: http://bit.ly/2JBOqLv
Irish Commercial Aircraft Update 25 March: http://bit.ly/2UTtroT
North America Newsletter 25 March: http://bit.ly/2HRidgT
Irish Aviation Research Institute Blog Posts:
Air Canada Rouge makes brief return to Dublin market pending Air Canada A330 deliveries: http://bit.ly/2Ub4qbk
Cityjet ferries Sukhoi SSJ100 fleet to Shannon for storage: http://bit.ly/2WeiFJU
D-AGER Boeing 737-75B c/n 28107 Sasof II Aviation Ferried Dresden-Castellón 21/03/19 for part-out & scrap.
EI-LIN Airbus A320-232 c/n 4493 Ernest Airways Delivered Kula Lumpur-Bombay-Abu Dhabi-Milan Malpensa 24-25/03/19 ex 9V-TAS.
TC-COE Boeing 737-86J c/n 36881 Corendon Airlines at Erfurt–Weimar 21/03/19 in basic Eastern colours prior delivery ex EI-IRI.
Global Aviation News:
Air Malta returns to profitability after almost two decades
Read more: https://newsroom.aviator.aero/air-malta-returns-to-profitability-after-almost-two-decades/
Airasia.com will soon start selling flight tickets of other airlines, says Tony Fernandes
Read more: https://www.cnbctv18.com/aviation/airasia-com-will-soon-start-selling-flight-tickets-of-other-airlines-says-tony-fernandes-2684291.htm
British Airways CEO says investments are showing results
Read more: https://www.businesstraveller.com/business-travel/2019/03/21/british-airways-ceo-says-investments-are-showing-results/
Exploring Vueling’s new not-quite-Eurobiz replacement fares
Read more: https://runwaygirlnetwork.com/2019/03/22/exploring-vuelings-new-not-quite-eurobiz-replacement-fares/
Icelandair Group ends discussions with WOW air
IndiGo to add 25 Airbus A321neo planes to fleet over next one year
Read more: https://www.livemint.com/companies/news/indigo-to-add-25-airbus-a321neo-planes-to-fleet-over-next-one-year-1553315971275.html
Low-cost carrier LEVEL opens new base at Amsterdam
New GM appointed at Romanian state-owned airline Tarom
Norwegian Scrambles to Replace Grounded Max Capacity
Where the grounded 737 MAX are stored
Irish Aviation News:
Ennis Aviation Entrepreneur To Receive Alumni Award From NUI Galway
Flyers distributed to plane spotters as Dublin Airport seeks to prevent drone incidents
How this 80-something Cavan bachelor’s wish to fly became a film about family and community
Norwegian confirms temporary Ireland summer operation from 31 March – 10 April
Read more: https://newsroom.aviator.aero/norwegian-confirms-temporary-ireland-summer-operation-from-31-march-10-april/
Ross pressured to put council in charge of regulating airport
Read more: https://www.thetimes.co.uk/article/ross-pressured-to-put-council-in-charge-of-regulating-airport-mxbsplr6t
Ryanair CEO predicts European consolidation into five groups
Read more: https://centreforaviation.com/analysis/reports/ryanair-ceo-predicts-european-consolidation-into-five-groups-463831
Temporary Suspension of Boeing 737 Max Aircraft Operations into and out of Irish Airspace
Read more: https://www.aviationreg.ie/news/press-release-temporary-suspension-of-boeing-737-max-aircraft-operations-into-and-out-of-irish-airspace.893.html
@Airlineroute Lufthansa started codesharing on Eurowings’ Berlin Tegel – Stuttgart route since early-March 2019, flights can be booked under LH code without any traffic rights restriction.
@Airlineroute Virgin Australia schedules one-time charter service from Brisbane to Las Vegas on 12JUL19, with 777-300ER.
@CAPA_Aviation @MCO new route wish list – London Heathrow, Buenos Aires and Tokyo. #CAPASummit.
@capa_india After a long delay, @airvistara finally receives regulatory approval to launch international operations. This will be an eagerly awaited debut, as the airline is expected to bring world class service standards to long haul routes. #IndianAviation.
@jonostrower A telling maneuver by @SouthwestAir. The airline is starting to send 737 Max aircraft to the California desert for storage during the ongoing grounding.
AerCap Ex Emirates 777-300ER Transition to ROSSIYA
American Airlines explains new deal to offer Apple Music free in-flight
APEX @ APEX Asia 2019 – How is Google Pay Impacting the Passenger Experience?
FlightGlobal talk to BA first officer Holly Sims as it unveils in BEA inspired “Retrojet”
The Man Who Wanted To Fly (Trailer)