Published on April 9th, 2019 | by Trevor Buckley0
Daily Aviation Brief – 09/04/2019
Acumen Aviation Newsletters 8 April:
Acumen Aviation attending Ishka Investing in Aviation Finance Europe: http://bit.ly/2TUmjax
Acumen Aviation To Attend MRO Americas: http://bit.ly/2Ij8cZZ
China Aviation Industry Newsletter 8 April: http://bit.ly/2YUjGZQ
India Aviation Industry Newsletter 8 April: http://bit.ly/2IpnHjj
Irish Aircraft Leasing Newsletter 8 April: http://bit.ly/2I78jZg
Irish Commercial Aircraft Update 8 April: http://bit.ly/2OWfG6B
North America Newsletter 8 April: http://bit.ly/2Up2Q6S
Irish Aviation Research Institute Blog Posts:
Stobart Air opens Dublin Embraer 195 base: http://bit.ly/2TXW0QF
Stobart Air Retires ATR72-500 Fleet: http://bit.ly/2Vt18Oj
SP-RSQ Boeing 737-8AS c/n 44774 Ryanair Sun Ferried Frankfurt Hahn-Wroclaw 02/04/19 on transfer ex EI-FZA.
SP-RST Boeing 737-8AS c/n 44775 Ryanair Sun Ferried Frankfurt Hahn-Wroclaw 02/04/19 on transfer ex EI-FZB.
SP-RSU Boeing 737-8AS c/n 44776 Ryanair Sun Ferried Frankfurt Hahn-Warsaw Modlin 02/04/19 on transfer ex EI-FZC.
SP-RSV Boeing 737-8AS c/n 44777 Ryanair Sun Ferried Frankfurt Hahn-Krakow 06/04/19 on transfer ex EI-FZD.
9H-SJI Sukhoi RRJ95B c/n 95120 SuperJet International Ferried Venice-Rome Fiumicino 05/04/19 ex EI-FWG.
Global Aviation News:
Action on APD demanded as Flybe axes jet service
Read more: http://www.travelweekly.co.uk/articles/328622/action-on-apd-demanded-as-flybe-axes-jet-services
Domestic aviation: Spain-to-Spain is W Europe’s largest market
Read more: https://centreforaviation.com/analysis/reports/domestic-aviation-spain-to-spain-is-w-europes-largest-market-467345
easyJet opens its 29th European base in Nantes, the 7th in France
Read more: https://www.aviation24.be/airlines/easyjet/easyjet-opens-its-29th-european-base-in-nantes-the-7th-in-france/
Emirates enters list of 20 most punctual major airlines in 2018
Read more: https://www.arabianbusiness.com/transport/416818-emirates-enters-list-of-20-most-punctual-major-airlines-in-2018
Ethiopian 302 – Even Without Answers, The Data Tells a Story
Inside Emirates airline’s plans to be the ‘Netflix of the skies’
Level lands at Luton with first flight
One of Europe’s Largest Airlines Is Changing Gates for Erdogan
Read more: https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2019-04-06/one-of-europe-s-largest-airlines-is-changing-gates-for-erdogan
Southwest Hawaii air service caused a 17% fare drop from California
UAE upset as India drags feet on air services deal
Read more: https://www.thehindu.com/news/national/uae-upset-as-india-drags-feet-on-air-services-deal/article26757868.ece
WOW air’s former CEO wants to resurrect the airline
Read more: https://www.aviation24.be/airlines/wow-air/wow-airs-former-ceo-wants-to-resurrect-the-airline/
Irish Aviation News:
Avolon to Consider Senior Unsecured Notes Offering; Targeting Investment Grade
Read more: https://newsroom.aviator.aero/avolon-to-consider-senior-unsecured-notes-offering-targeting-investment-grade/
Jet2.com and Jet2holidays Add Brand New Destination from Belfast International for Summer ‘20
Read more: https://www.belfastairport.com/blog-news/2019/march/jet2com-and-jet2holidays-add-brand-new-destination-from-belfast-international-for-summer-20
Kerry Airport board co-opts representative of Saudi bin Mahfouz family
Read more: https://www.irishtimes.com/business/transport-and-tourism/kerry-airport-board-co-opts-representative-of-saudi-bin-mahfouz-family-1.3853239
Propeller Shannon startups to showcase their solutions at FTE EMEA & FTE Ancillary 2019
Read more: https://www.futuretravelexperience.com/2019/04/propeller-shannon-startups-showcase-solutions-fte-emea-ancillary/
Ryanair cuts dozens of flights to Belfast and Edinburgh from London after grounding of Boeing 737 MAX
Read more: https://www.irishpost.com/news/ryanair-cuts-dozens-flights-belfast-edinburgh-london-grounding-boeing-737-max-165802
We need to diversify tourism so that all of Ireland benefits
Read more: https://www.irishexaminer.com/breakingnews/views/analysis/we-need-to-diversify-tourism-so-that-all-of-ireland-benefits-915555.html
@ChinaAvReview Multiple Boeing 787s in China experienced GPS 20 years rollover issue. Some aircrafts have to be grounded waiting for an update.
@e_russell TAP could use the A321LR to expand to US markets like “New York, Boston, Montreal or Washington DC.
@HamburgAviation Sir Tim Clark: “The passenger is more important than the environment they are flying in. The more innovation and holistic approach there is, the better the #PaxEx will be”. #cca19 @emirates
@SimonCalder Is a transatlantic fares war on the cards? On Wednesday I expect @jetBlue to announce flights from Gatwick to New York JFK and Boston. @VirginAtlantic/@Delta do too, judging from the new flights they have announced from Gatwick to both US cities from 2020.
@Vinamralongani Turkey’s location helps TK connect smaller cities in Africa with narrow-body jets to its hub. This coupled with strong O&D traffic and this brand new hub, @TurkishAirlines poses an even greater threat to the Gulf airlines. #AvGeek #HubKiller
flybe’s Chief Executive Officer Apologizes for Flight Cancelations
Investing in the Boon of the Airline Industry
Istanbul’s new airport is expected to become world’s biggest
John Spollen President of the ITAA March 21 2019
Will ultra low-cost airlines survive in Canada?