Published on July 6th, 2020 | by Trevor Buckley0
Daily Aviation Brief – 06/07/2020
Acumen Aviation Newsletters:
China Aviation Industry Newsletter 29 June: https://bit.ly/2BQOpzO
India Aviation Industry Newsletter 29 June: https://bit.ly/2NRm67r
Irish Aircraft Leasing Newsletter 29 June: https://bit.ly/2VvUbxM
Irish Commercial Aircraft Update 29 June: https://bit.ly/3ieX8MT
North American Newsletter 29 June: https://bit.ly/2BmeXcj
EI-GEY Airbus A330-202 c/n 441 Aer Lingus Ferried Shannon-Dublin-Ciudad Real 04/07/20 for interim storage.
EI-GTP Boeing 737-86Q c/n 30296 Aircastle Registered at Lasham 02/07/20 in JetTime colours ex OY-JZK.
C-GOIK Airbus A321-271NXLR c/n 9419 Air Transat Delivered Hamburg Finkenwerder-Montreal 01/07/20.
Global Aviation News:
Airbus CEO Urges Better EU Coordination on Restarting Air Travel
Read more: https://www.bnnbloomberg.ca/airbus-ceo-urges-better-eu-coordination-on-restarting-air-travel-1.1460795
Air Canada: Improved Liquidity, But Only Patience Will Pay Off
Read more: https://seekingalpha.com/article/4356720-air-canada-improved-liquidity-only-patience-will-pay-off
Air-France KLM: A Political Mess
Read more: https://seekingalpha.com/article/4356353-air-france-klm-political-mess
British Airways Reopens Routes Throughout July
Read more: https://newsroom.aviator.aero/british-airways-reopens-routes-throughout-july/
British Airways Settles Quarantine Suit With U.K. Government
Read more: https://www.bloombergquint.com/business/british-airways-settles-quarantine-suit-with-u-k-government
Emirates’ Tim Clark: the Zoom era? No! Travel will come roaring back
Read more: https://www.thetimes.co.uk/edition/business/emirates-tim-clark-the-zoom-era-no-travel-will-come-roaring-back-gfc6pccgp
FABEC introduces shorter Alpine routes over Switzerland and Germany
Read more: https://www.traveldailynews.com/post/fabec-introduces-shorter-alpine-routes-over-switzerland-and-germany
Garuda Bets on Recovery With Indonesia Relaxing Virus Curbs
Read more: https://www.bloombergquint.com/business/garuda-bets-on-travel-recovery-with-indonesia-easing-virus-curbs
Lufthansa won’t cancel existing orders
Read more: https://www.aerotelegraph.com/en/boeing-airbus-lufthansa-wont-cancel-existing-orders
Viva Aerobus’s 1st Airbus A321neo Aircraft Arrives To Mexico
Read more: https://newsroom.aviator.aero/viva-aerobuss-1st-airbus-a321neo-aircraft-arrives-to-mexico/
WTTC urges ‘consistency’ on health protocols
Read more: https://www.travelweekly.co.uk/articles/376612/wttc-urges-consistency-on-health-protocols
Irish Aviation News:
AerFin expands its Board with the Appointment of Non-Executive Directors
Read more: https://newsroom.aviator.aero/aerfin-expands-its-board-with-the-appointment-of-non-executive-directors/
Aer Lingus Ends China Supply Flights
Read more: https://airwaysmag.com/airlines/aer-lingus-ends-china-supply-flights/
BA CityFlyer adds London City – Belfast service from Sep 2020
Read more: https://www.routesonline.com/news/38/airlineroute/292237/ba-cityflyer-adds-london-city-belfast-service-from-sep-2020/
Call for collective approach to aviation challenges – Forsa
Read more: https://www.forsa.ie/call-for-collective-approach-to-aviation-challenges/
Cork Airport Managing Director Niall MacCarthy on the challenges facing the aviation industry
Dr. Cathal Guiomard appointed to Taskforce for Aviation
Read more: https://business.dcu.ie/dr-cathal-guiomard-appointed-to-taskforce-for-aviation/
Falko Regional Aircraft Limited expands engine leasing capabilities
Read more: https://newsroom.aviator.aero/falko-regional-aircraft-limited-expands-engine-leasing-capabilities/
@CamWallace_NZ Observing some strong @FlyAirNZ demand signals over July, especially into ZQN which has lead to a number of flight upguages – A320/321. Our pricing systems are back operating which will mean a better spread of fares. @andykirton.
@embraer We set a new #EJET distance record! #1,600, an #E190E2 for @helvetic_en , just landed in Zürich after flying 9h 10m (7,488km/4,043nm) nonstop from Natal. #WeAreEmbraer #EmbraerStories.
@Flighteditor Deal between IAI and Abu Dhabi company to partner on technology to combat Covid is another sign of realignment in Middle East and softening of relations with Gulf states, which, remember, do not recognise Israel as a sovereign state.
@Irelandwest 2day we launched our newest service to #Majorca with @Laudamotion1 & @Ryanair We normally make a big fuss about these things but we’ll save the party 4 a future date but rest assured behind our face masks we’re smiling Face with medical mask The service will operate until end October #welcomeLauda.
@SPD_travels news lots of rumours that Aer Lingus regional, aka, Stobart Air are to announce 4 routes from Belfast City. Edinburgh, Manchester, Birmingham and Gatwick are expected. #airport #flights.
Fmr. Airline CEO on EU travel ban decision, hurdles facing industry
GOL CEO: Airline “more than robust enough” to survive pandemic
India in talks with US, Canada and Gulf countries on establishing air travel bubbles: AAI
Saskatchewan premier urges feds to help airlines survive COVID-19
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