Published on April 10th, 2019 | by Trevor Buckley0
Daily Aviation Brief – 10/04/2019
Acumen Aviation Newsletters 8 April:
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
B-5363 Boeing 737-86J c/n 30500 Shenzhen Airlines Ferried Shenzhen-Ürümqi Diwopu International-Helsinki-Shannon-Castellón 08-09/04/19 on return to lessor.
EI-GHF Airbus A320-232 c/n 2138 IndiGo Airlines Delivered Larnaca-Delhi 08/04/19 to become VT-IKE.
OE-IHR Airbus A320-232 c/n 2077 GetJet Airlines Ferried Lourdes-Shannon 09/04/19 prior delivery.
Global Aviation News:
A220 enables airBaltic’s network growth
Read more: https://atwonline.com/airports-routes/routes-europe-2019-a220-enables-airbaltic-s-network-growth
British Airways voted top brand in Britain
Read more: https://www.aviation24.be/airlines/international-airlines-group-iag/british-airways/british-airways-voted-top-brand-in-britain/
Europe’s busiest international passenger routes revealed
Read more: https://www.routesonline.com/news/29/breaking-news/283755/europes-busiest-international-passenger-routes-revealed/
Europe’s Discount Airlines ‘Democratized’ Air Travel. Now They’re Going Belly-Up
Iberia Cancels Johannesburg Route For Second Time
Iraqi Airways forced to play a waiting game
LEVEL enters Amsterdam Airport at the expense of Vueling
Read more: https://centreforaviation.com/analysis/reports/level-enters-amsterdam-airport-at-the-expense-of-vueling-466195
Routes Europe 2019: Data is the new driver for airlines
TUI fly boss warns of “tough” summer ahead of 737 MAX reintroduction
Read more: https://www.routesonline.com/news/29/breaking-news/283827/tui-fly-boss-warns-of-tough-summer-ahead-of-737-max-reintroduction/
Zagreb Airport exploring cooperation with LCCs
Irish Aviation News:
Bradfor achieves SC21 Silver Accreditation for third consecutive year
Read more: https://www.aero-mag.com/bradfor-achieves-sc21-silver-accreditation-for-third-consecutive-year/
Cricket Ireland Bowled Over as Turkish Airlines Extends Sponsorship
Read more: https://www.ittn.ie/news/cricket-ireland-bowled-over-as-turkish-airlines-extends-sponsorship/
Dublin Airport App Tracks Assets
Read more: https://www.dublinairport.com/latest-news/detail/dublin-airport-app-tracks-assets?hootPostID=91b381b51c5b235cf2ffa5714fd79638
First Ryanair flights from Bournemouth to Dublin and Prague take off
Read more: https://www.bournemouthecho.co.uk/news/17559/505.first-ryanair-flights-from-bournemouth-to-dublin-and-prague-take-off/
Ryanair adds Krakow – Kharkiv link from June 2019
Read more: https://www.routesonline.com/news/38/airlineroute/283793/ryanair-adds-krakow-kharkiv-link-from-june-2019/
Ryanair launches Kraków-Bordeaux connection
The first Ryanair flight takes off from Košice airport
@Airlineroute Air China to operate High Density A330-200 aircraft to Copenhagen on 15APR19. May 2019 also sees selected dates operated by A330-200, replacing -300.
@Airlineroute Philippine Airlines schedules 4 A350-900XWB round-trip flights to Los Angeles in May 2019.
@AusBT British Airways quietly tests WiFi on domestic, European flights ahead of official launch: pricing shown as flat £1.99 for Messaging, upwards of £6.99 (depending on flight distance) for Browse & Stream option.
@sandeeprrao1991 “Bengaluru Airport is looking to establish direct non-stop connectivity to regions like Australia, Africa, China, Philippines, Indonesia, South Korea and the US.”
@Vinamralongani @JetBlue offer solid #PaxEx with great legroom, Mint flat beds in J, free snacks + drinks, and free wi-fi, LiveTV and movies. They will fly an A321LR across the pond with significantly lower costs compared to VS/DL. IMHO I feel they can make this work @McWhirterAlex @SimonCalder.
American Airlines cuts first quarter revenue guidance
Autonomous Air Taxi Unveiled
Bulls fly with American Airlines
China’s Captains Courageous: Airport Duty Manager
Delta Air Lines takes top spot in ranking of nation’s largest airlines