Published on March 26th, 2020 | by Trevor Buckley0
Daily Aviation Brief – 26/03/2020
Acumen Aviation Newsletters:
China Aviation Industry Newsletter 23 March: https://bit.ly/3bnY3Xs
Irish Aircraft Leasing Newsletter 23 March: https://bit.ly/2JbwVyy
Irish Commercial Aircraft Update 23 March: https://bit.ly/3ad3AzT
India Aviation Industry Newsletter 23 March: https://bit.ly/3dlnXN3
North America Newsletter 23 March: https://bit.ly/3boQNu3
B-LDP Airbus A330-243(F) c/n 1414 Air Hong Kong Registered at Hong Kong 20/03/20 on transfer ex EI-HED.
EI-EKB Boeing 737-8AS c/n 38494 Ryanair Ferried Glasgow Prestwick-Lasham 25/03/20 on return to lessor Aircastle.
EI-FHH Boeing 737-8FZ c/n 31713 TUI Airways Ferried Oslo-Lasham 20/03/20 to become G-TUKC.
9H-QEO Boeing 737-800 c/n 43838 Malta Air Registered at Frankfurt Hahn 24/03/20 on transfer in Ryanair colours ex EI-GJN.
Global Aviation News:
A320neo overbooking will help steer Airbus through crisis: Faury
Read more: https://www.flightglobal.com/air-transport/a320neo-overbooking-will-help-steer-airbus-through-crisis-faury/137525.article
Airbus A380: Crisis Could Accelerate Demise
Read more: https://seekingalpha.com/article/4333824-airbus-a380-crisis-accelerate-demise
AvTalk Episode 80: Grinding to a halt
Read more: https://www.flightradar24.com/blog/avtalk-episode-80-grinding-to-a-halt/
Boeing Surges After CEO Calhoun Sticks to ‘Mid-2020’ 737 MAX Return
Read more: https://www.thestreet.com/investing/boeing-surges-after-ceo-sticks-to-mid-2020-737-max-return
Boeing 737 MAX: Wave Of Cancellations Hits
Read more: https://seekingalpha.com/article/4333997-boeing-737-max-wave-of-cancellations-hits
Norwegian fulfills criteria for initial NOK 300 million in guarantee from the Norwegian Government
Read more: https://newsroom.aviator.aero/norwegian-fulfils-criteria-for-initial-nok-300-million-in-guarantee-from-the-norwegian-government/
Southwest Airlines And Alaska Air: Built To Survive Coronavirus
Read more: https://seekingalpha.com/article/4332709-southwest-airlines-and-alaska-air-built-to-survive-coronavirus
Irish Aviation News:
Aer Lingus: ‘The sharp and swift global decline in demand for air travel is without precedent’
Read more: https://blueswandaily.com/aer-lingus-the-sharp-and-swift-global-decline-in-demand-for-air-travel-is-without-precedent/
Air travel safety watchdog fears dent in €200m revenues
Read more: https://www.irishtimes.com/business/transport-and-tourism/air-travel-safety-watchdog-fears-dent-in-200m-revenues-1.4210922
Ryanair and owner of Aer Lingus well placed to see out Covid-19 crisis say analysts
Read more: https://www.irishtimes.com/business/transport-and-tourism/ryanair-and-owner-of-aer-lingus-well-placed-to-see-out-covid-19-crisis-say-analysts-1.4211817
Ryanair pledges fleet of aircraft to EU governments
Read more: https://www.independent.ie/business/irish/ryanair-pledges-fleet-of-aircraft-to-eu-governments-39074157.html
Ryanair priority to reserve cash flow to operate for up to ’12 months, with no flights’: Michael O’Leary
Read more: https://blueswandaily.com/ryanair-priority-to-reserve-cash-flow-to-operate-for-up-to-12-months-with-no-flights-michael-oleary/
Ryanair to operate limited flights from Cork and Dublin
Read more: https://www.irishtimes.com/business/transport-and-tourism/ryanair-to-operate-limited-flights-from-cork-and-dublin-1.4211910
@AndrewTangel Boeing CEO David Calhoun suggested he would decline taxpayer aid if lawmakers require the government to take an equity stake in the beleaguered aerospace giant.
@e_russell European airlines are “most at risk” for collapse or consolidation from the coronavirus crisis, says Pearce at IATA.
@e_russell The dual collapses of Compass and Trans States Airlines may actually bolster other regionals through the current crisis, via @theaircurrent.
@jonostrower NEWS: As part of its Puget Sound shutdown, Boeing is pausing 777X flight testing. The lead aircraft, WH001, is now in storage at Boeing Field in Seattle and isn’t expect to fly again until April. Some flight tests for 737 Max re-certification will continue during the shutdown.
@jonostrower The latest analysis from @theaircurrent : On the other side of coronavirus, U.S. regional airlines are going to play a big role in the recovery for air travel after coronavirus. (via @miller22).
Emirates stands with the UAE to fight COVID-19
Former American Airlines CEO on $50 billion bailout for airline industry
How Garmin’s GFC 600H Flight Control System Makes Flying a Helicopter a lot Easier – AIN
PAL eyes April 15 resumption of flights, last international departure Manila
Qatar Airways goal is to get people home as quickly as possible