Published on January 31st, 2020 | by Trevor Buckley0
Daily Aviation Brief – 31/01/2020
Acumen Aviation Newsletters:
Acumen Aviation and Blueberry Aviation Announce Co-Operation Agreement: http://bit.ly/2Rc6BsQ
Acumen Aviation Announces 2019 Operational Review: http://bit.ly/36iZnrz
China Aviation Industry Newsletter 27 January: http://bit.ly/3aK1N5S
India Aviation Industry Newsletter 27 January: http://bit.ly/37vRn7L
Irish Aircraft Leasing Newsletter 27 January: http://bit.ly/38F2mw3
Irish Commercial Aircraft Update 27 January: http://bit.ly/36ulFXi
North America Newsletter 27 January: http://bit.ly/2RWbBB0
Irish Aviation Research Institute Blog Posts:
Aircraft Professional’s Technical Network (APTN.aero) launches Web Portal: http://bit.ly/2RSuEwh
Last built Boeing 737NG delivered to KLM Airlines visits Dublin Airport:http://bit.ly/36pQFYA
Ryanair scales up Malta based subsidiary Malta Air Boeing 737-800 fleet: http://bit.ly/2tV4ocGAircraft Update:
HL8380 Boeing 737-8JP c/n 39419 FlyGangwon Delivered Rzeszów-Nursultan Nazarbayev International-Yangyang International 29-30/01/20 ex EI-FJA.
9H-QDN Boeing 737-800 c/n 44763 Malta Air Registered 24/01/20 after transfer in Ryanair colours ex EI-FTM.
9H-QED Boeing 737-800 c/n 44820 Malta Air Registered 22/01/20 after transfer in Ryanair colours ex EI-GDZ.
9H-QEL Boeing 737-800 c/n 44831 Malta Air Registered 25/01/20 after transfer in Ryanair colours ex EI-GJJ.
Global Aviation News:
Bristow and Era to Merge, Forming a Larger, More Diverse and Financially Stronger Global Industry Leader
Read more: https://newsroom.aviator.aero/bristow-and-era-to-merge-forming-a-larger-more-diverse-and-financially-stronger-global-industry-leader/
Celebrating 100M Flight Hours, Airbus Raking in Orders
Read more: https://www.ainonline.com/aviation-news/general-aviation/2020-01-28/celebrating-100m-flight-hours-airbus-raking-orders
China’s rising middle class fuels Full Service Carriers market growth
Read more: https://www.eturbonews.com/541342/chinas-rising-middle-class-fuels-full-service-carriers-market-growth/
Eurowings to end nine EX-YU routes
Read more: https://www.exyuaviation.com/2020/01/eurowings-to-end-nine-ex-yu-routes.html
Heathrow boss demands ‘lifeline routes’ as Flybe row deepens
Read more: https://www.coastfm.co.uk/news/business/heathrow-boss-demands-lifeline-routes-as-flybe
Hong Kong-based Airlines Halve Flights to Mainland China
Read more: https://www.ainonline.com/aviation-news/air-transport/2020-01-28/hong-kong-based-airlines-halve-flights-mainland-china
IndiGo Lays Out Plan for Pratt Engine Replacement
Read more: https://www.ainonline.com/aviation-news/air-transport/2020-01-29/indigo-lays-out-plan-pratt-engine-replacement
New Iberia and Vueling Chief Executives
Read more: https://newsroom.aviator.aero/new-iberia-and-vueling-chief-executives/
Privilege Style to replace B757s with A320 family aircraft
Read more: https://newsroom.aviator.aero/privilege-style-to-replace-b757s-with-a320-family-aircraft/
South African Airways to Get $239 Million From State Bank
Read more: https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2020-01-28/south-african-airways-may-receive-emergency-funding-from-dbsa
TUI joins airline industry group A4E as sustainability shoots up the agenda
Read more: https://www.flightglobal.com/strategy/tui-joins-airline-industry-group-a4e-as-sustainability-shoots-up-the-agenda/136425.article
Wizz Air upgrades annual profit forecast
Read more: https://www.rte.ie/news/business/2020/0129/1111640-wizz-air-results/
Irish Aviation News:
Dublin Airport Welcomed 32.9M Passengers In 2019
Read more: https://www.dublinairport.com/latest-news/2020/01/29/dublin-airport-welcomed-32.9m-passengers-in-2019
EFL International accommodates Byrne Air Freight customers and staff
Read more: https://ajot.com/news/efl-international-accommodates-byrne-air-freight-customers-and-staff
Extension of Contract for the Provision of Coordination Services at Dublin Airport
Read more: https://www.aviationreg.ie/news/extension-of-contract-for-the-provision-of-coordination-services-at-dublin-airport.940.html
N Brown Hires Aer Lingus CFO Izzard As New Chief Financial Officer
Read more: https://www.morningstar.co.uk/uk/news/AN_1580317049196639100/n-brown-hires-aer-lingus-cfo-izzard-as-new-chief-financial-officer.aspx
Ryanair renews attack on Flybe rescue deal
Read more: https://www.flightglobal.com/strategy/ryanair-renews-attack-on-flybe-rescue-deal/136399.article
Schumer calls on Aer Lingus to consider international routes to Stewart
Read more: https://midhudsonnews.com/2020/01/29/schumer-calls-on-aer-lingus-to-consider-international-routes-to-stewart/
SMBC Aviation Capital closes USD600 million syndicated financing
Read more: https://newsroom.aviator.aero/smbc-aviation-capital-closes-usd600-million-syndicated-financing-2/
@David_Slotnick Despite reducing 787 output to 10/month by early 2021, CFO Greg Smith says Boeing hopes to return rate to 12/month by 2023. Likely as orders resume following a trade war deescalation. $BA.
@jonostrower The long term risk for the 777X is that the airplane may be a victim of Boeing’s own foresight. The company that once held a strategic aversion to enormous airplanes, now has the biggest one you can buy.
@rschuur_aero Deferred production costs of the @BoeingAirplanes 787 now stand at $18.7bln. Since Q4 2016, they have been reduced from $27.3bln. Still some time to go before the Dreamliner breaks even.
@theAPEXassoc Nancy Walker of @SmartSky4G says airlines will have to offer FREE wifi, without a doubt. “When you look at coverage cost and capacity, there isn’t one solution,” she adds. “We may see hybrid solutions – satellite and ATG – to provide the best experience” #APEXTECH #PaxEx.
@winglets747 777X and 350-1000 yet to approach their peak. Besides new growth, they’ll replace large aircraft that today are still young and don’t need a replacement ordered soon.
Airline Pilot Chronicles “Flying around Europe”
Bradley International Airport and Western Mass
Modi govt to sell 100% stake in Air India, here’s why it thinks it will be more successful this time
SAS – The new A350 in 4K
TAP has been awarded Best Economy Class in Europe