Published on February 18th, 2020 | by Alan Dwyer0
Daily Aviation Brief – 18/02/2020
Acumen Aviation Newsletters:
Acumen Aviation Launches Aircraft Maintenance Reserve Course: http://bit.ly/2upZ7tK
China Aviation Industry Newsletter 17 February: http://bit.ly/2Sy1lRe
India Aviation Industry Newsletter 17 February: http://bit.ly/2Hy3s0U
Irish Aircraft Leasing Newsletter 17 February: http://bit.ly/39S4uRR
Irish Commercial Aircraft Update 17 February: http://bit.ly/2Sx35Km
North America Newsletter 17 February: http://bit.ly/39LfjoF
Irish Aviation Research Institute Blog Posts:Cityjet Ends Sukhoi SSJ100 Operations: http://bit.ly/2Ssnu3k
Laudamotion adds 24th Airbus A320-200 aircraft: http://bit.ly/2u1sNxl
Northern Ireland looks to grow air connectivity: http://bit.ly/3bFpT22
EI-EVY Boeing 737-8AS c/n 40319 Turkish Airlines at Shannon 12/02/20 in AnadoluJet colours prior delivery to become TC-JZV.
EI-FPE Candair CRJ900 c/n 15402 Cityjet Ferried Norwich-Brussels 16/02/20 after paint into all white colours.
SP-RKO Boeing 737-8AS c/n 44702 Ryanair Sun Position London Stansted-Budapest 15/02/20 after transfer in Ryanair colours ex EI-FIL.
2-ATRC ATR72-212A(600) c/n 1033 Nordic Aviation Capital Ferried Dinard-Billund 17/02/20 ex B-22815.
Global Aviation News:
Airbus and Green Africa announce strategic partnership with MoU for 50 A220s
Read more: https://newsroom.aviator.aero/airbus-and-green-africa-announce-strategic-partnership-with-mou-for-50-a220s/
A330-800 receives EASA Type Certification
Read more: https://newsroom.aviator.aero/a330-800-receives-easa-type-certification/
Boeing: “A Lot Of Pent-Up Demand” In China Widebody Market
Read more: https://aviationweek.com/on-location/singapore/boeing-lot-pent-demand-china-widebody-market
Delta facing delays on Airbus A321neo deliveries, just like American and JetBlue
Read more: https://thepointsguy.com/news/delta-air-lines-airbus-a321neo-delays/
Delta rolls out special Airbus A321 livery to thank employees at profit-sharing event
Read more: https://thepointsguy.com/news/delta-air-lines-thank-you-livery-airbus-a321-profit-sharing/
Etihad to add flights to India as coronavirus outbreak leaves spare capacity
Read more: https://www.cnbctv18.com/aviation/etihad-to-add-flights-to-india-as-coronavirus-outbreak-leaves-spare-capacity-5295521.htm
How successful is Airbus with the A321 XLR?
Read more: https://www.aerotelegraph.com/en/how-successful-is-airbus-with-the-a321-xlr
JetBlue Announces Leadership Appointments
Read more: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20200214005469/en/JetBlue-Announces-Leadership-Appointments
SFO to Open New Public Outdoor Observation Deck on February 14th
Read more: https://www.flysfo.com/media/press-releases/sfo-open-new-public-outdoor-observation-deck-february-14th
Irish Aviation News:
AerCap Delivers the First New Airbus A320neo Aircraft to Egyptair
Read more: https://newsroom.aviator.aero/aercap-delivers-the-first-new-airbus-a320neo-aircraft-to-egyptair/
AerCap Holdings N.V. Reports Record EPS for Full Year 2019 and Announces New Share Repurchase Program
Read more: https://newsroom.aviator.aero/aercap-holdings-n-v-reports-record-eps-for-full-year-2019-and-announces-new-share-repurchase-program/
Aircastle Announces Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2019 Results; Acquisition on Track
Read more: https://newsroom.aviator.aero/aircastle-announces-fourth-quarter-and-full-year-2019-results-acquisition-on-track/
Avolon foresees A321neo delays into 2022
Read more: https://www.flightglobal.com/programmes/avolon-foresees-a321neo-delays-into-2022/136738.article
Boeing boss visits factory of Co Down firm Denroy Plastics
Read more: http://www.irishnews.com/business/businessnews/2020/02/12/news/boeing-boss-visits-factory-of-co-down-firm-denroy-plastics-1840732/
NOAA deploys aircraft to support weather satellite data validation project (N42RF Lockheed WP-3D Orion) to Shannon, Ireland
Read more: https://www.omao.noaa.gov/find/media/articles/2020-02-14/noaa-deploys-aircraft-support-weather-satellite-data-validation-project
Portrush Airshow will not take place this summer
Read more: https://www.itv.com/news/utv/2020-02-13/portrush-airshow-will-not-take-place-this-summer/
Ryanair Launches Rescue Fares as Wizz Air Suspends All Odesa Routes and Cancels London Routes
Read more: https://newsroom.aviator.aero/ryanair-launches-rescue-fares-as-wizz-air-suspends-all-odesa-routes-and-cancels-london-routes/
Ryanair to Connect Chania and Mykonos with Budapest for Summer 2020
Read more: https://news.gtp.gr/2020/02/12/ryanair-connect-chania-mykonos-budapest-summer-2020/
@e_russell Delta facing delays on Airbus A321neo deliveries, just like American and JetBlue.
@justinbachman David Neeleman plans to pilot his new Breeze Airways away from major competitive threats as much as possible.
@MrrMukherjee Fly to #Dehradun this summer with @airvistara’ new daily flights from Delhi starting from 29-Mar-20.
@SimonCalder Norwegian lost almost £4 per passenger in 2019, but vows it will shrink to success in 2020 – cutting flights by one-seventh.
@SpaethFlies Sir Tim Clark, President of @emirates worked at @GulfAir in the 1970s and took inspiration for #A380 onboard lounges from TriStar bars at #GulfAir #PaxEx #avgeek.
Boeing P-8A Poseidon for the Royal Air Force
ñDelta CEO Ed Bastian: I don’t recline when I fly but people have the right to
Delta Air Lines CEO: We will go ‘fully carbon neutral’ starting 1 March
Piloting Airbus A350XWB into Dubai | Cockpit Views
United removes 737 Max from schedule until September 4, 2020