Published on May 28th, 2020 | by Alan Dwyer0
Daily Aviation Brief – 28/05/2020
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
OE-IHH Airbus A320-232 c/n 1502 Laudamotion Ferried Vienna-London Stansted 27/05/20.
OE-LOB Airbus A320-232 c/n 2928 Laudamotion Ferried Vienna-London Stansted 27/05/20.
OE-LOM Airbus A320-232 c/n 2984 Laudamotion Ferried Vienna-London Stansted 27/05/20.
OE-LOP Airbus A320-232 c/n 1566 Laudamotion Ferried Vienna-London Stansted 27/05/20.
Global Aviation News:
Air Serbia ups frequencies as demand grows
Read more: https://www.exyuaviation.com/2020/05/air-serbia-ups-frequencies-as-demand.html
American Airlines CEO quells U.S. bankruptcy talk, says demand improving
Read more: https://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-american-airline/american-airlines-not-considering-chapter-11-demand-improving-ceo-idUSKBN2332YH
Delta and United Airlines caught up in rising US-China tensions
Read more: https://edition.cnn.com/2020/05/25/business/us-china-tensions-airlines-intl-hnk/index.html
EASA launches programme to monitor the implementation of its COVID-19 operational protocol
Read more: https://www.easa.europa.eu/newsroom-and-events/press-releases/easa-launches-programme-monitor-implementation-its-covid-19
Edelweiss to Resume Flight Services
Read more: https://newsroom.aviator.aero/edelweiss-to-resume-flight-services/
Italy pushes coordinated reopening of European borders
Read more: https://www.brusselstimes.com/all-news/eu-affairs/113640/italy-pushes-coordinated-reopening-of-european-borders/
Russia’s airlines schedule a significant increase in flight numbers from June
Read more: http://www.rusaviainsider.com/russias-airlines-schedule-a-significant-increase-in-flight-numbers-from-june/
SAS reopens routes
Read more: https://newsroom.aviator.aero/sas-reopens-routes/
Irish Aviation News:
Aer Lingus cancels contract with Cityjet
Read more: https://www.rte.ie/news/business/2020/0527/1143003-aer-lingus-cancels-contract-with-cityjet/
Call for 14-day quarantine for foreign travellers into Ireland to be relaxed
Read more: https://www.rte.ie/news/business/2020/0526/1142755-quarantine/
Covid-19: Quarantine Captain Evan Cullen, IALPA President & Professor Sam McConkey, Head of the Department of International Health and Tropical Medicine at the RCSI
Read more: https://www.rte.ie/radio1/today-with-sarah-mcinerney/programmes/2020/0526/1142681-today-with-sarah-mcinerney-tuesday-26-may-2020/?clipid=103418083#10341808
easyJet confirms more flights to resume from Belfast from 15th June
Read more: https://www.belfastairport.com/blog-news/2020/may/easyjet-confirms-more-flights-to-resume-from-belfast
Egyptair delays Dublin launch to Oct 2020
Read more: https://www.routesonline.com/news/38/airlineroute/291479/egyptair-delays-dublin-launch-to-oct-2020/
Ryanair Calls On Taoiseach To “Read The Evidence”
Read more: https://corporate.ryanair.com/news/ryanair-calls-on-taoiseach-to-read-the-evidence/?market=ie
Ryanair’s holiday bookings surge, sees UK dropping quarantine
Read more: https://uk.reuters.com/article/uk-health-coronavirus-ryanair/ryanair-says-holiday-bookings-surge-sees-britain-dropping-quarantine-idUKKBN233153
Ryanair Maps Growth With 737 Max Jets While Rivals Shrink
Read more: https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2020-05-26/ryanair-maps-growth-plan-with-737-max-jets-while-rivals-shrink
@e_russell “We’re certainly seeing improved demand on a much greater schedule,” says American CEO Parker.Its system load factor was 56% over Memorial Day weekend. $AAL.
@SpaethFlies @lufthansa feels threatened in its market position by EU demands to give up slots in FRA+MUC in to receive German bailout, postpones decision on it.
@McWhirterAlex CEO Ben Smith has agreed AF remove some domestic routes as a condition of state aid. These three will end between now and 2021.
@WandrMe Also, looks like Delta brought a couple 764s back into service already, though cargo only right now.
@WandrMe Reports in this afternoon suggesting United will reactivate 17x 757s and 50x 737-900s from storage in the near term. The 757s will be the 16J config and mostly focus on transcon routes.
Ethiopian Group CEO on Reuters Africa
European Commission outlines plan for travel and tourism and travel
Germany to Take Lufthansa Stake in Landmark $9.8 Billion Bailout
Qantas: Engine Run Test
Ryanair CEO Says They’ll Appeal German Bailout of Lufthansa