Published on April 24th, 2020 | by Trevor Buckley0
Daily Aviation Brief – 24/04/2020
Acumen Aviation Newsletters:Market Insight on Covid 19 Impact on global fleet dynamics: https://bit.ly/3eDGYuG
China Aviation Industry Newsletter 20 April: https://bit.ly/3bpebbw
India Aviation Industry Newsletter 20 April:https://bit.ly/3bjG9W1
Irish Commercial Aircraft Update 20 April: https://bit.ly/2KmoMrP
Irish Aircraft Leasing Newsletter 20 April:https://bit.ly/2VkLeYC
North America Newsletter 20 April:https://bit.ly/2VlgCX0
Irish Aviation Research Institute Blog Posts:
Laudamotion adds 27th Airbus A320-200: https://bit.ly/2WRwPV2
Norwegian Re-Registers second Boeing 737-8 MAX Aircraft stored at Dublin: https://bit.ly/2xwzFnO
Sonas Aviation places Challenger 605 on Irish AOC: https://bit.ly/2XNdchs
EI-FFM Boeing 737-73S c/n 29082 Ferried Milan Maplensa-Kemble 23/04/20 for part-out & scrap.
LN-RPN Boeing 737-883 c/n 30470 SAS Airlines Ferried Stavanger-Shannon 19/04/20 for storage.
SP-RKT Boeing 737-800 c/n 44805 Ryanair Sun Re-registered at London Stansted 22/04/20 on transfer in Ryanair colours ex EI-GDH.
Global Aviation News:
AirAsia resumes domestic flights from 29 April across five AOCs
Read more: https://www.anna.aero/2020/04/22/airasia-resumes-domestic-flights-from-29-april-across-five-aocs/
British Airways Owner Said to Seek Price Cut on Air Europa Deal
Read more: https://news.bloomberglaw.com/mergers-and-antitrust/british-airways-owner-said-to-seek-price-cut-on-air-europa-deal
CargoLogicAir’s UK licences are re-established
Read more: www.rusaviainsider.com/cargologicairs-uk-licences-are-re-established/
Delta (DAL) CEO Hints as Talks with Buffett
Read more: https://www.streetinsider.com/Management+Comments/Delta+%28DAL%29+CEO+Hints+as+Talks+with+Buffett/16771321.html
EU’s Next Move in Airbus-Boeing Feud Clouded by Pandemic
Read more: https://www.bloombergquint.com/business/supply-chains-latest-eu-has-the-next-tariff-move-in-airbus-case-k9b86upj
Etihad’s investments: trend or series of unfortunate events?
EU Airlines Seek €12.8bn In Bailouts
Read more: https://www.forbes.com/sites/davekeating/2020/04/22/eu-airlines-seek-128bn-in-bailouts/#4af7ef128d48
Plane-Leasing Firm Tests Bond Markets With Travel Halted
Read more: https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2020-04-22/plane-lessor-tests-asia-market-sentiment-with-dollar-bond-sale
The 717 Is Delta Air Lines’ Biggest Small Problem. Can It Swap Them For 100 737 MAX Aircraft?
Read more: https://www.forbes.com/sites/willhorton1/2020/04/22/the-717-is-delta-air-lines-biggest-small-problem-can-it-swap-them-for-100-737-max-aircraft/#5de18f1e4165
Why Boeing Shares Skyrocketed
Read more: https://seekingalpha.com/article/4338591-why-boeing-shares-skyrocketed
$5 fares? These European airlines could profit from what will be the biggest price war in history
Read more: https://www.marketwatch.com/story/5-fares-these-european-airlines-could-profit-from-what-will-be-the-biggest-price-war-in-history-2020-04-22
Irish Aviation News:
AerCap Holdings N.V. to Release First Quarter 2020 Financial Results on May 5, 2020
Read more: https://www.aercap.com/media/news/aercap-holdings-nv-to-release-first-quarter-2020-financial-results-on-may-5-2020/
Bombardier to reopen Belfast plant that will soon belong to Spirit AeroSystems
Read more: https://www.bizjournals.com/wichita/news/2020/04/21/bombardier-to-reopen-belfast-plant-that-will-soon.html
Fly Leasing to Report First Quarter 2020 Financial Results on May 8, 2020
Read more: https://www.flyleasing.com/news/press-releases/2020/2020-04-21-fly-q1-earnings-date
Ryanair says it is offering refunds as cash or vouchers
Read more: https://www.rte.ie/news/ireland/2020/0423/1134409-flight-refunds/
Ryanair will not return to flying if middle seats must be empty, says chief
Read more: https://www.ft.com/content/ddb067bd-c54d-49cd-be1c-bda77f8b8527
UK Group agrees to buy 49pc stake of Stobart Air for over €340,000
Read more: https://www.independent.ie/business/uk-group-agrees-to-buy-49pc-stake-of-stobart-air-for-over-340000-39151870.html
@AirlineFlyer .@Delta CEO Ed Bastian on @VirginAtlantic – No money will be coming from Delta and he’s “confident” it could re-emerge from an administrative process if that happens. via @CNBC.
@airvistara We are supporting the Government of India in its ‘Mission Lifeline UDAN’ initiative, by deploying our Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner for the transportation of relief material, medical supplies and essential goods for millions at home & on the frontline. #WeAreInThisTogether #DoYourBit.
@EndaCorneille Big day next week 30 Apr, direct flight Dublin-Dubai. EK 161/2, B777 aircargo operation. No passengers yet…..#emirates #COVID19 #avgeeks.
@HardeepSPuri Air India has lifted about 300 tons of essential medical cargo so far this month through the China-India aerobridge. It is planned that @airindiain along with @flyspicejet & @BlueDart_ will airlift another 220 tons of this critical cargo in the next three days.
@kpottermn Memphis (MEM) is now the #3 U.S. airport for aircraft departures, ahead of Atlanta, Denver, Los Angeles, and countless more. Why? Cargo. Memphis is a huge FedEx hub.
Airlines load seats with medical supplies from China, but gridlock sends other jets home empty
Expedia raises $3.2 billion in new capital and appoints vice chairman as new CEO
I will return Fill your heart with Ireland
Southwest Airlines Super-charged Aircraft & Cabin Cleaning Across the Fleet