Published on February 21st, 2020 | by Trevor Buckley0
Daily Aviation Brief – 21/02/2020
Acumen Aviation Newsletters:
Acumen Aviation and CMS Business School Sign Co-Operation Agreement: http://bit.ly/32g6u3t
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
F-HPJB Airbus A380-861 c/n 40 Air France Ferried Dresden-Ireland West Airport Knock 20/02/20 for part-out in all white colours.
2-TJFP Boeing 737-8ASL c/n 39068 Transavia France Ferried Ostrava-Zurich-Shannon 18/02/20 prior delivery.
9H-QCA Boeing 737-8AS c/n 44724 Malta Air Position Naples-Frankfurt 20/02/20 after transfer in Ryanair colours ex EI-FIJ.
Global Aviation News:
Air France-KLM takes €126m charge for A380 withdrawal
Read more: https://www.flightglobal.com/fleets/air-france-klm-takes-126m-charge-for-a380-withdrawal/136844.article
Airlines eye Flybe routes as carrier’s owners continue efforts to secure UK rescue package
Read more: https://www.independent.ie/business/world/airlines-eye-flybe-routes-as-carriers-owners-continue-efforts-to-secure-uk-rescue-package-38972787.html
ATM 2020: Low-cost aviation set for Middle East boom
Read more: https://www.breakingtravelnews.com/news/article/atm-2020-low-cost-aviation-set-for-middle-east-boom/
China Considers Cash Injections, Mergers to Bail Out Airlines
Read more: https://finance.yahoo.com/news/china-considers-cash-injections-mergers-030126458.html
Postponed Boeing 737 MAX deliveries jeopardise Pobeda’s growth plans
Read more: http://www.rusaviainsider.com/postponed-boeing-737-max-deliveries-jeopardise-pobeda-growth-plans/
SpiceJet adds Airbus aircraft to fleet
Read more: https://www.flightglobal.com/airlines/spicejet-adds-airbus-aircraft-to-fleet/136786.article
Start-up budget carrier saves Kazakhstan’s passenger business from stagnation
Read more: http://www.rusaviainsider.com/start-up-budget-carrier-flyarystan-saves-kazakhstans-passenger-business-from-stagnation/
The practice of airport and airline route development
Read more: https://www.internationalairportreview.com/article/111407/route-development-risks-limitations-flaws-results/
United Airlines and Vistara Launch Codeshare Agreement
Read more: https://newsroom.aviator.aero/united-airlines-and-vistara-launch-codeshare-agreement/
Irish Aviation News:
AerCap Signs Lease Agreement with Belavia Airlines for 3 Embraer E195-E2 Aircraft
Read more: https://newsroom.aviator.aero/aercap-signs-lease-agreement-with-belavia-airlines-for-3-embraer-e195-e2-aircraft/
Air ambulance lands at Royal Victoria Hospital for first time
Read more: https://www.bbc.com/news/uk-northern-ireland-51549304
Collins Aerospace Flying High with £25K Fundraising Target
Read more: https://www.businessfirstonline.co.uk/other-articles/collins-aerospace-flying-high-with-25k-fundraising-target/
Commission for Aviation Regulation Consultation on Strategic Plan 2020
Read more: https://www.aviationreg.ie/news/consultation-on-strategic-plan-2020.942.html
Govt to Probe Ryanair Flight Tarmac Delay
Read more: https://hungarytoday.hu/govt-to-probe-ryanair-flight-tarmac-delay/
Irish division of GTLK to lease A220s to Green Africa
Read more: https://www.flightglobal.com/fleets/irish-division-of-gtlk-to-lease-a220s-to-green-africa/136815.article
Jet2’s Belfast to Larnaca route taking off for Cyprus next year
Read more: https://www.belfasttelegraph.co.uk/business/northern-ireland/jet2s-belfast-to-larnaca-route-taking-off-for-cyprus-next-year-38951582.html
Ryanair tops Swedish consumer blacklist
Read more: https://www.thelocal.se/20200219/ryanair-tops-swedish-consumer-blacklist
@e_russell GoJet will expand its fleet of CRJ-550s (re-certified CRJ-700 airframes) operated for United by 20 aircraft to 74 by 2021.
@Irelandwest Another historic day for @Irelandwest as we welcomed the worlds biggest passenger aircraft, the @Airbus #A380 to the airport today for parking and storage. The biggest aircraft ever to land at the airport.
@JournoDannyAero New: @British_Airways adds extra flights to Miami, Seattle and Cape Town to fill-in for axed China, Hong Kong flights over #coronavirus outbreak.
@McWhirterAlex People might wonder why a “busy” route is axed but in aviation it’s the yield that matters the most as @easyjet has decided.
@McWhirterAlex With the rise in Basic fares @VirginAtlantic wants to eliminate frills to have more competitive J-class pricing.
American removes 737 Max from schedule until Aug. 18, 2020
Annual Press Conference on the 2019 #AirbusResults
Hong Kong flagship airline Cathay Pacific hit with financial trouble amid coronavirus outbreak
Niall Gibbons CEO Tourism Ireland Briefing Feb 20 2020
Qantas Cuts Flights Across Asia on Coronavirus Outbreak