Published on February 24th, 2020 | by Trevor Buckley0
Daily Aviation Brief – 24/02/2020
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:
Academy of Aviation (AOA) reports 2019 busiest year: http://bit.ly/2vW1yES
First Air France Airbus A380-800 retires to Ireland West Airport Knock: http://bit.ly/3bTiM6t
Moldavian Start-Up carrier HiSky to launch Chisinau-Dublin route: http://bit.ly/2T7IknF
D-AIGY Airbus A340-313 c/n 335 Lufthansa Ferried Dublin-Frankfurt 19/02/20 after painting into new colours.
M-ABLV Airbus A330-302 c/n 1361 Jet Airways colours (CDB Aviation) for painting into Norwind Airlines colours at Dublin 20/02/20.
N837SY Boeing 737-8KN c/n 40252 Sun Country Airlines Delivered Shannon-Portsmouth-Chicago Rockford 21/02/20 ex A6-FDY.
9H-QAZ Boeing 737-8AS c/n 44700 Malta Air Registered 21/02/20 after transfer in Ryanair colours ex EI-FIK.
9H-QBR Boeing 737-8AS c/n 44716 Malta Air Registered 21/02/20 after transfer in Ryanair colours ex EI-FOF.
Global Aviation News:
Alaska Airlines to buy 200 new jets over a decade – 737 MAXs and maybe Airbus A321s
Read more: https://www.seattletimes.com/business/boeing-aerospace/alaska-airlines-to-buy-200-new-jets-over-a-decade-737-maxs-and-maybe-airbus-a321s/
JetBlue Girds for Airline Hub War in Boston
Read more: https://skift.com/2020/02/19/jetblue-girds-for-airline-hub-war-in-boston/
Kremlin Considers Launching Start-up Airlines To Fly Superjets
Read more: https://www.ainonline.com/aviation-news/air-transport/2020-02-21/kremlin-considers-launching-start-airlines-fly-superjets
Super-Sized Jets Flying More U.S. Routes After Pullback on Virus
Read more: https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2020-02-19/virus-s-airline-toll-means-super-sized-jets-for-some-u-s-routes?srnd=markets-vp
‘The reality is that airplanes will keep on flying’, American Airlines boss tells flight shamers
Read more: https://www.telegraph.co.uk/business/2020/02/23/reality-airplanes-will-keep-flying-american-airlines-boss-tells/
Turboprop Competition Heats Up in Developing Asia
Read more: https://skift.com/2020/02/16/turboprop-competition-heats-up-in-developing-asia/
United Airlines will offer complimentary food on more Hawaii routes
Read more: https://thepointsguy.com/news/united-airlines-will-offer-complimentary-food-on-more-hawaii-routes/
Where Does The Indian Airline Industry Go From Here?
Read more: https://www.forbes.com/sites/kunalshah1/2020/02/20/where-does-the-indian-airline-industry-go-from-here/#66420db316d4
Irish Aviation News:
Avolon Announces Closing Of Us$620 Million Fixed Rate Notes By Sapphire 2020-1 Platform
Read more: https://newsroom.aviator.aero/avolon-announces-closing-of-us-620-million-fixed-rate-notes-by-sapphire-2020-1-platform/
Cork Airport retains title as Ireland’s Most Punctual Airport
Read more: https://www.traveldailynews.com/post/cork-airport-retains-title-as-irelands-most-punctual-airport
Etihad June 2020 Dublin aircraft changes as of 17FEB20
Read more: https://www.routesonline.com/news/38/airlineroute/289645/etihad-june-2020-dublin-aircraft-changes-as-of-17feb20/
Ethiopian Airlines Route Change Addis Ababa – Vienna – Dublin effective 30 March
Read more: https://www.routesonline.com/news/38/airlineroute/289638/ethiopian-airlines-s20-dublin-routing-changes-as-of-17feb20/
Nordic Aviation Capital delivered one new ATR 72-600, MSN 1555, to Silver Airways on lease
Read more: https://newsroom.aviator.aero/nordic-aviation-capital-delivered-one-new-atr-72-600-msn-1555-to-silver-airways-on-lease/
Ryanair Launches New Pilot Training Programme With Aviomar Flight Academy
Read more: https://newsroom.aviator.aero/ryanair-launches-new-pilot-training-programme-with-aviomar-flight-academy/
@Bombardier according to @PwC , the development of the @Bombardier #CSeries #A220 @Airbusprogram has resulted in numerous economic benefits in #Canada, including a $6.6 billion contribution to the GDP and an annual average of 6,400 jobs, majority of which are in #Quebec #innovation #investment.
@e_russell United Airlines will offer complimentary food in economy on more Hawaii routes.
@GescheW #Airbus buys Bombardier’s remaining stake in #A220 alongside Québec and wants to rise production rate now, aiming for break-even in the middle of this decade.
@jonostrower It’s been nearly a year since the 737 Max was grounded and Southwest has reshaped its expansive U.S. network in unique and surprising ways as it adapts to the biggest challenge in its history. @miller22 gets into the weeds to explain what’s happened.
@R_Wall Re-engined Airbus A330 with GE engines — echoes of the pre-A350 day.
Asian Airlines Facing $27.8 Billion Revenue Loss from Virus, IATA CEO Says
#Embraer #Praetor600 highlights
Munich Security Conference | AirForce, CIA, Army, Government: Rare & Close-Up incl. Kuwait A340-500
Superstar Suriya & Ajay Singh, CMD SpiceJet, at Electric Bus Launch, Chennai
Women in Aviation Finance – Julie Garland