Published on May 8th, 2019 | by Trevor Buckley0
Daily Aviation Brief – 08/05/2019
Acumen Aviation Newsletters 7 May:
China Aviation Industry Newsletter 7 May: http://bit.ly/2PSM4Y2
India Aviation Industry Newsletter 7 May: http://bit.ly/2H3KMGW
Irish Aircraft Leasing Newsletter 7 May: http://bit.ly/2VQS3lQ
Irish Commercial Aircraft Update 7 May: http://bit.ly/2E5dju7
North America Newsletter 7 May: http://bit.ly/2J4NRZA
N54AU Boeing 737-3Q8(QC) c/n 28054 Automatic Leasing Registerd 01/05/19 Ferried Naples-Keflavik-Bangor-San Jose 04-05/05/19 ex EI-FGX.
PR-OBH Airbus A320-251N c/n 7484 GECAS Ferried in Avianca Brasil colours Rio de Janeiro-Sal International-Teruel 03/04-05/19 for Azul.
PR-OBK Airbus A320-251N c/n 7799 GECAS Ferried in Avianca Brasil colours Rio de Janeiro-Sal International-Teruel 03/04-05/19 for Azul.
VQ-BRX Embraer 195SR c/n 19000169 GECAS Ferried Rzeszów-Minsk-Warsaw 03/05/19 ex VP-CQR.
Global Aviation News:
Eurowings opens new base in Pristina (Kosovo)
Read more: https://www.aviation24.be/airlines/lufthansa-group/eurowings/eurowings-opens-new-base-in-pristina-kosovo/
Finnair: ‘no business today can maintain the status quo’
Read more: https://www.eyefortravel.com/mobile-and-technology/finnair-no-business-today-can-maintain-status-quo
Four Seasons Adds New Airbus for $147,000-a-Seat Private Flights
Read more: https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2019-04-23/four-seasons-has-a-new-private-jet-here-s-how-it-s-different
Icelandair announces loss and Airbus interest
JetBlue Leaves Behind A Bumpy Quarter
Norwegian EVP strategic development: Brexit impacts ‘everything we do’
Read more: https://blueswandaily.com/norwegian-evp-strategic-development-brexit-impacts-everything-we-do/
Philippines-North Asia aviation market: LCCs drive rapid growth
Read more: https://centreforaviation.com/analysis/reports/philippines-north-asia-aviation-market-lccs-drive-rapid-growth-469736
Viva Aerobus: Ancillary revenue makes up 49% of Viva Aerobus total revenue
Read more: https://blueswandaily.com/viva-aerobus-ancillary-revenue-makes-up-49-of-viva-aerobus-total-revenue/
Irish Aviation News:
Bombardier to sell NI operations
Norwegian reveals soaring demand for new Dublin-Hamilton flights with 90% seats filled in first month
Read more: https://www.aviation24.be/airlines/norwegian-air-shuttle/norwegian-reveals-soaring-demand-for-new-dublin-hamilton-flights-with-90-seats-filled-in-first-month/
Overseas Ireland West Airport users spend five nights in Mayo when visiting
Read more: https://www.con-telegraph.ie/news/roundup/articles/2019/05/05/4173557-overseas-airport-users-spend-five-nights-in-mayo-when-visiting/
Plan for €170m tunnel to expand airport
Read more: https://www.independent.ie/business/irish/plan-for-170m-tunnel-to-expand-airport-38077439.html
Ryanair misses first delivery of Max jets
Read more: https://www.independent.ie/business/ryanair-misses-first-delivery-of-max-jets-38077426.html
Shannon Group moving to next phase of its journey
Read more: https://www.limerickpost.ie/2019/05/01/shannon-group-moving-to-next-phase-of-its-journey/
WestJet commences Halifax- Dublin nonstop service
Read more: http://www.travel-news.co.uk/11451/2019/05/westjet-commences-halifax-dublin-nonstop-service/
@e_russell United wants more of those co-branded credit card dollars and is willing to push to get them.
@Johnslattery100 It was a busy April – we delivered 10 airplanes to 6 customers on 4 continents! Airlines from Kazakhstan to the USA are flying brand new E-Jets.
@LeehamNews @Icelandair decide in coming months whether to introduce Airbus planes to their fleet for the first time ever—with the most extreme option on the table being a total switch over to the European plane maker over the next decade.
@OliverWyman #OWInTheNews @WSJ: Most profitable routes have lower-than-average occupancy rates, data by Oliver Wyman PlaneStats shows, because carriers use planes that are too big in order to fit lucrative premium cabins at expense of empty economy seats.
@winglets747 South African Airways appears likely to shift three weekly flights from Hong Kong to Guangzhou, giving SAA 3x weekly Guangzhou and 4x weekly Hong Kong.
airBaltic – Fly With Ease via Riga
Airline Pilots Talk About Life Inside the Cockpit | This Morning
National Airlines secures seven regional routes
Sri Lankan Airlines puts flight marshals on planes, tourist numbers to drop by 500,000
State Bank of India’s Kumar on Jet Airways, Aviation Industry, Banking