Published on May 27th, 2020 | by Trevor Buckley0
Daily Aviation Brief – 27/05/2020
Acumen Aviation Newsletters:
Acumen further increases the strength of its appraisal team – Mr Yibang Wang Obtains Accredited Member Status from American Society of Appraisers (ASA): https://bit.ly/2yoOrO3
Market Insights COVID-19 Impact on the Regional Jet Market: https://lnkd.in/fPHkmUE
China Aviation Industry Newsletter 25 May: https://bit.ly/36teb8u
India Aviation Industry Newsletter 25 May: https://bit.ly/3eia6XG
Irish Aircraft Leasing Newsletter 25 May: https://bit.ly/2A5tZCw
Irish Commercial Aircraft Update 25 May: https://bit.ly/2TDuMRQ
North America Newsletter 25 May: https://bit.ly/2Zy5KHD
G-FLBA DHC8-402 c/n 4253 Nordic Aviation Capital Ferried Belfast City-Maastricht 25/05/20.
OE-IOJ Airbus A321-211 c/n 6056 Blackbird Capital Registered at Shannon 25/05/20 ex G-TCDE.
Global Aviation News:
airBaltic Bookings Grow Nearly 500% over Last Two Week
Read more: https://www.leta.lv/eng/home/press_release/2337D351-F269-4E62-B469-8D879B68AFEF/
Air Canada, Transat deal faces intense EU antitrust scrutiny
Read more: https://business.financialpost.com/transportation/airlines/air-canada-transat-deal-faces-intense-eu-antitrust-scrutiny
Air Astana Announces Plans For Air Cargo Division
Read more: https://newsroom.aviator.aero/air-astana-announces-plans-for-air-cargo-division/
Brussels Airlines restarts its operations with a network of 59 destinations from June until August
Read more: https://newsroom.aviator.aero/brussels-airlines-restarts-its-operations-with-a-network-of-59-destinations-from-june-until-august/
India aims to start international flights by mid-June or July amid COVID-19 pandemic
Read more: https://zeenews.india.com/india/india-aims-to-start-international-flights-by-mid-june-or-july-amid-coronavirus-covid-19-pandemic-2285677.html
Korean Airlines Preparing to Resume International Flights
Read more: http://www.businesskorea.co.kr/news/articleView.html?idxno=46320
Lufthansa Group secures finance package from economic fund
Read more: https://www.flightglobal.com/airlines/lufthansa-group-secures-finance-package-from-economic-fund/138521.article
Now is the time to cement relationships – Tom Screen, aviation director at Birmingham Airport (BHX)
Read more: https://www.routesonline.com/news/29/breaking-news/291255/opinion-now-is-the-time-to-cement-relationships/
Play Airlines Seeks To Start Flights Over The Summer
Read more: https://grapevine.is/news/2020/05/25/play-airlines-seeks-to-start-flights-over-the-summer/
Signs Emerge Asian Airlines Could Take Off With Easing Lockdowns
Read more: https://www.bloombergquint.com/markets/asian-airlines-yet-to-join-broader-market-rally-taking-stock
Irish Aviation News:
AerCap, Avolon and DP Aircraft Ireland swoop up Norwegian equity
Read more: https://www.thetimes.co.uk/edition/ireland/aercap-avolon-and-dp-aircraft-ireland-swoop-up-norwegian-equity-dc76hvtvc
Bombardier expects minimal impact from Belfast plant fire
Read more: https://www.flightglobal.com/aerospace/bombardier-expects-minimal-impact-from-belfast-plant-fire/138516.article
Emirates Airlines Resumes Dubai-Dublin daily from 1st July and double daily 1st September
Read more: https://www.routesonline.com/news/38/airlineroute/291422/emirates-july-october-2020-operations-as-of-0445gmt-25may20/
Newry engineering firm breaks new ground with aerospace industry accreditation
Read more: https://www.irishnews.com/business/businessinsight/2020/05/26/news/newry-engineering-firm-breaks-new-ground-with-aerospace-industry-accreditation-1951492/
Pilots urge Govt to rethink ‘blanket’ quarantine and base it on region’s Covid-19 risk
Read more: https://www.irishexaminer.com/breakingnews/ireland/pilots-urge-govt-to-rethink-blanket-quarantine-and-base-it-on-regions-covid-19-risk-1001852.html
Ryanair Welcomes Spain Reopening For Tourism From 1 July
Read more: https://corporate.ryanair.com/news/ryanair-welcomes-spain-reopening-for-tourism-from-1-july-italy-cyprus-greece-portugal-spain-now-open-for-holidays/?market=en
Ryanair: Weak Load Factor And Low Air Traffic Will Be Major Issues In The Next Couple Of Years
Read more: https://seekingalpha.com/article/4349814-ryanair-weak-load-factor-and-low-air-traffic-will-be-major-issues-in-next-couple-of-years
@AireonLLC The chart is a follow-on to last week’s changes in global aircraft movements since Jan 1, 2020. It bottomed out the week of Apr 13, 2020 w/ a decrease in 492K movements. We have now recovered 10% of those movements. Last week, it was 8%. Moving in the right direction. #COVID19.
@e_russell Air New Zealand is parking its 777s through at least year-end, but even with a forecasted annual loss it has avoided drawing on gov’t loan during pandemic.
@e_russell Delta and United Airlines caught up in rising US-China tensions, via @CNNBusiness.
@KianiKress Saved – almost last minute: #Lufthansa to receive up to 9 bln € in load & equity, says german government fund, will get 2 board members, caps management salaries + dividends, airline has to pay rising interest, but has to sell shares by 2023.
@winglets747 The A380’s problem has always been revenue, not cost. The fuel and overall cost advantages are only realised if you can fill it without having to sacrifice yield. Need to find enough of those year-round markets to justify a fleet.
Airlines see slight increase in demand over Memorial Day weekend
Germany stamps authority on Lufthansa with $9.8 bln lifeline
Taking you home aboard our Airbus A350-1000 to Brisbane, Australia – Qatar Airways