Published on July 17th, 2020 | by Trevor Buckley0
Daily Aviation Brief – 17/07/2020
Acumen Aviation Newsletters:
China Aviation Industry Newsletter 13 July: https://bit.ly/2Weguso
India Aviation Industry Newsletter 13 July: https://bit.ly/3ekmQwl
Irish Aircraft Leasing Newsletter 13 July: https://bit.ly/3eqAP3I
Irish Commercial Aircraft Update 13 July: https://bit.ly/32brfiK
North American Newsletter 13 July: https://bit.ly/2ZmAefa
G-ECOD DHC8-402 c/n 4206 Flybe Ferried 10/07/20 Aberdeen-Niederrhein by lessor for onward storage
G-FLBC DHC8-402 c/n 4257 HEH Aviation Ferried Exeter-Niederrhein 03/07/20 for onward storage.
G-JEDV DHC8-402 c/n 4090 Norddeutsche Landesbank Ferried Glasgow-Saarbrücken 09/07/20 for onward storage.
2-CSBJ Boeing 737-8AS c/n 29916 AAR Sales & Leasing Ferried Shannon-Moscow Vnukovo-Jinan Yaoqiang 09/10-07/20 for freighter conversion ex TC-SBJ.
Global Aviation News:
A smaller South African Airways to fly again after $2.3bn Govt bailout
Read more: https://www.executivetraveller.com/news/south-african-airways-bailout
ATSG’s PEMCO Receives FAA Approval for its Boeing 737-700 FlexCombi™ Conversion Program
Read more: https://newsroom.aviator.aero/atsgs-pemco-receives-faa-approval-for-its-boeing-737-700-flexcombi-conversion-program/
Corsair targeting long-haul flights from Germany, chairman says
Read more: https://www.routesonline.com/news/29/breaking-news/292427/corsair-targeting-long-haul-flights-from-germany-chairman-says/
Emirates to resume flights to Addis Ababa, Guangzhou, Oslo and Tehran
Read more: https://www.emirates.com/media-centre/emirates-to-resume-flights-to-addis-ababa-guangzhou-oslo-and-tehran/
JAL domestic restoration going faster than planned
Read more: https://www.routesonline.com/news/29/breaking-news/292392/jal-domestic-restoration-going-faster-than-planned/
Miami CEO outlines airport’s path to recovery
Read more: https://www.routesonline.com/news/29/breaking-news/292456/interview-miami-ceo-outlines-airports-path-to-recovery/
The president of Emirates says passengers will never again be as comfortable as they have been aboard the enormous discontinued Airbus A380
Read more: https://www.businessinsider.com/emirates-president-tim-clark-interview-airbus-a380-experience-2020-7?r=US&IR=T
The president of Emirates reveals how the airline weathered the pandemic and plans to bounce back despite the unique challenges of being a massive international-only mega-airline
Read more: https://www.businessinsider.com/emirates-president-tim-clark-interview-coronavirus-cargo-crisis-2020-7?r=US&IR=T
Irish Aviation News:
ARI-North America reopens at Montréal Airport with big communications campaign
Read more: https://www.moodiedavittreport.com/ari-north-america-reopens-at-montreal-airport-with-big-communications-campaign/
Date for Next Airbus A380 for Knock
Read more: https://flyinginireland.com/2020/07/date-for-next-airbus-a380-for-knock/
Donegal Airport Makes the New Flight Simulator Shortlist
Read more: https://flyinginireland.com/2020/07/donegal-airport-makes-the-new-flight-simulator-shortlist/
Jet2 Return to Belfast with Summer Charter Flights
Read more: https://flyinginireland.com/2020/07/jet2-return-to-belfast-with-summer-charter-flights/
LOT Polish Airlines Will Take Off From Warsaw To Dublin
Read more: https://newsroom.aviator.aero/lot-polish-airlines-will-take-off-from-warsaw-to-dublin/
Plane breaker Eirtrade sees its profits leap skywards to €1.8m
Read more: https://www.independent.ie/business/irish/plane-breaker-eirtrade-sees-its-profits-leap-skywards-to-18m-39368928.html
Routesonline Analysis of new KLM Amsterdam-Cork route
Read more: https://www.routesonline.com/news/29/breaking-news/292480/route-analysis-ams-ork-yyc-lgw-tia-stn/
@Gaussm Today the final decision was made – the Latvian government will invest EUR 250 million into the equity of @airBaltic . The new equity investment will facilitate the successful growth of airBaltic leading to an IPO in the future.
@hharteveldt .@AmericanAir to reinstate JFK-TLV & JFK-ATH (both former TWA routes) nonstops by summer 2021 and reinstate JFK-GIG in winter 2021. First new international routes for AA at JFK in 4 years.
@hharteveldt Some may recall @AmericanAir & @JetBlue had a codeshare years ago., Then they broke up. Now they’re back together. Kinda makes American & JetBlue the Ross & Rachel of #airlines.
@RusAviaInsider Aeroflot Group is expecting to add 30 million passengers within five years from its already ambitious target of 100 million passengers set for 2023, the centennial anniversary of Russia’s flag carrier
@SeanM1997 UNCONFIRMED and SUBJECT TO CHANGE According to the Aer Lingus website, 7 new routes from Belfast City should soon be on sale: 17 August 2020: Edinburgh & Glasgow 20 August 2020: Exeter 14 September 2020: Birmingham & Manchester 15 October 2020: East Midlands & Leeds/Bradford.
American, JetBlue strike deal to battle Delta, United amid Covid-19 travel decline
Ireland is Ready for the U.S, But There Are Hurdles
‘Lots of detail’ about foreign travel will be announced on Monday – Donnelly
Travelwrap July 10 2020
Video of press launch of ITIC’s Tourism Industry Revival Plan