Published on April 18th, 2019 | by Alan Dwyer


Daily Aviation Brief – 18/04/2019

Acumen Aviation Newsletters 15 April:
Acumen Aviation To Attend Engine Leasing Trading and Finance Europe Conference
China Aviation Industry Newsletter 15 April
India Aviation Industry Newsletter 15 April
Irish Aircraft Leasing Newsletter 15 April
Irish Commercial Aircraft Update 15 April
North America Newsletter 15 April
Irish Aviation Research Institute Blog Posts:
British Airways introduces Airbus A320Neo family aircraft on Dublin route
Etihad Airways leapfrogs United Airlines to operate first Boeing 787-10 service to Dublin
Aircraft Update:
OE-ICY Boeing 737-85R c/n 42804 Avolon Registered 16/04/19 prior ferry ex HYD ex VT-JFY.
OE-LON Airbus A320-214 c/n 3048 Laudamotion registered at Jakarta 16/04/19 prior delivery ex  RP-C3243.
LY-ELK Airbus A320-232 c/n 2077 GetJet Airlines Registered at Shannon 16/04/19 all white after paint prior delivery ex OE-IHR.
Global Aviation News:
CHC Plays Pivotal Role In Massive Cruise Ship Rescue
Garneau calls for flight simulators before 737 Max can return to Canadian skies
Leap-1B Eyes Catch Up as 737 Production Slows
Low-Cost Airline Startup Sees Promise in Smaller Airports
MAX Grounding’s Aftermarket Ramifications Hard To Gauge
No Impact To Rolls-Royce CorporateCare Customers after Brexit
Rolls-Royce agrees to EU inspection over engines
The United States Will Soon Be Taken Over By Low Cost Carriers
Virgin Atlantic plots ‘dramatic’ Heathrow growth
WestJet Shuffles Modification Plans To Manage MAX Grounding
Irish Aviation News:
Calls for direct flights between Ireland and India
Chorus Aviation Announces Leasing Transaction with SpiceJet of India
Helipad at UHG records almost half of medical helicopter missions nationwide last year
Lisburn aerospace firm Causeway Aero Group to create 17 jobs after securing £500k investment
NAC delivered one ATR 72-600, MSN 1080, to PT Transnusa Aviation Mandiri on lease
Ryanair opens new flights from Odesa to Poland
Ryanair selects Boxever to enhance customer experience
Tweet Picks:
@Airlineroute Various Chinese carriers applied for frequency allocation for over 100 routes between China and Korea. The frequency application also includes planned frequency increase.
@e_russell Interesting – the ROIC on the 777-300ERs that United will take delivery of this year is in the “mid-teens”, or “well above” the airline’s cost of capital, says CFO Laderman. $UAL.
@e_russell United still expects to take its remaining #737Max deliveries this year, even as the type is grounded, says Laderman. It has ~15 737 Max 9 deliveries scheduled in Q2 and Q3.
@jetairways With deep sadness and a heavy heart we would like to share that, effective immediately, we will be suspending all our domestic and international flight operations.
@krisvancleave .@SouthwestAir says it expects approx 160 cancellations a day during the summery because of the Max out of 4200+ daily flights, @AmericanAir expects ~115 cancels a day out of nearly 7,000 flights a day.  @united hasn’t given us a number but were operating ~40 Max flights a day.
Video Picks:
Etihad at the Special Olympics World Games Abu Dhabi 2019
Funding the Future of Accessible Air Travel | Michele Erwin | TEDxPlano
Inside Bombardier’s Global 7500: the Largest Purpose-Built Business Jet in the World – AINtv
In the making: First A321LR to TAP Air Portugal
Landing the Bombardier Global 7500 (Cockpit View) – AINtv Express


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