Published on August 13th, 2020 | by Trevor Buckley0
Daily Aviation Brief – 13/08/2020
Acumen Aviation Newsletters:
China Aviation Industry Newsletter 10 August: https://bit.ly/2PHce0W
India Aviation Industry Newsletter 10 August: https://bit.ly/3a97TNm
Irish Aircraft Leasing Newsletter 10 August: https://bit.ly/3fO53hL
Irish Commercial Aircraft Update 10 August: https://bit.ly/3gKz9US
North American Newsletter 10 August: https://bit.ly/2XJb7lu
Aircraft Update:N557CC Boeing 777-36N c/n 32789 Israel Aerospace Industries Ferried Tel Aviv-San Bernardino 06/08/20 ex OE-IHW.
N559CC Boeing 737-8AS c/n 33818 GECAS Ferried Belgrade-Nursultan Nazarbayev International-Shanghai 04/05-08/20 for cargo conversion ex TC-SAI.
OE-ILO Airbus A320-214 c/n 888 WNG II Aircraft Leasing Registered 06/08/20 Parked at Kaunas ex ES-SAK.
Global Aviation News:
Chinese Cities Will Again Put Money Into Airlines
Read more: https://aviationweek.com/air-transport/airlines-lessors/chinese-cities-will-again-put-money-airlines
Emirates ramps up passenger services to Pakistan, offering customers 60 weekly flights
Read more: https://www.emirates.com/media-centre/emirates-ramps-up-passenger-services-to-pakistan-offering-customers-60-weekly-flights/
How Airlines Can Promote Safe Travel And Reopen Economies
Read more: https://www.kambr.media/articles/how-airlines-can-promote-safe-travel-and-reopen-economies
IAG: Strong Push For Liquidity Improves Survival Chances – Seeking Alpha
Read more: https://seekingalpha.com/article/4363033-iag-strong-push-for-liquidity-improves-survival-chances
Pressure on air cargo rates from China keeps increasing
Read more: https://www.freightwaves.com/news/pressure-on-air-cargo-rates-from-china-keeps-increasing
Qatar Airways Becomes The Only International Airline To Service Five Major Australian Cities, With Flights Resuming To Adelaide
Read more: https://newsroom.aviator.aero/qatar-airways-becomes-the-only-international-airline-to-service-five-major-australian-cities-with-flights-resuming-to-adelaide/
SKY’s The Limit: How a Chilean LCC Is Innovating Amid Pandemic Challenges
Read more: https://www.kambr.media/articles/chilean-lcc-innovating-amid-pandemic-challenges
The Odds of Catching Covid on a Flight Are Slim
Read more: https://www.bloomberg.com/opinion/articles/2020-08-05/is-it-safe-to-fly-here-are-the-odds-of-catching-covid-on-a-plane
Irish Aviation News:
Aviation Industry Shows Green Shoots of Recovery – Irish Aviation Authority
Read more: https://www.iaa.ie/news/2020/08/11/aviation-industry-shows-green-shoots-of-recovery
Dublin Airport 2020 Provisional Price Cap
Read more: https://www.aviationreg.ie/news/dublin-airport-2020-provisional-price-cap.989.html
Irish travel restrictions ‘are more restrictive than any other country in Europe’; Ireland is effectively ‘closed for business’ due to travel green list – Aer Lingus CEO Sean Doyle
Read more: https://blueswandaily.com/irish-travel-restrictions-are-more-restrictive-than-any-other-country-in-europe-ireland-is-effectively-closed-for-business-due-to-travel-green-list/
Opinion: ‘An unjustified panic against all international travel has developed in Ireland’
Read more: https://www.thejournal.ie/readme/air-travel-should-resume-opinion-5172205-Aug2020/
Pre-flight Covid testing could restore passenger numbers, says Cork Chamber
Read more: https://www.irishexaminer.com/business/economy/arid-40029125.html
Ryanair expands Italian network from Lviv in S21
Samsung Partners launches Samsung Aviation Partners Ireland
Read more: https://newsroom.aviator.aero/samsung-partners-launches-samsung-aviation-partners/
Stobart Group says trading in line as Southend Airport reopens
@AirlineFlyer “UK investigators believe evacuation simulations for aircraft certification are inadequate, and should be adapted to provide a more realistic model of passenger behaviour, particularly regarding retrieval of cabin baggage.”
@AirlineFlyer .@united says it is now using a UV-C handheld light to sanitize the flight deck “on most aircraft at its hub airports” to ensure that pilots have a safe working space. Good move, as that’s a very high touch space.
@FAANews The FAA is proposing to mandate certain design changes for the @Boeing #737Max airplane before the aircraft can return to service. The public comment period ends on September 21.
@kambrmedia .@AmericanAir ‘s strategic partnership with @JetBlue is designed to stimulate both carriers’ Northeast air travel business amid immediate and long-term challenges to demand and loyalty stemming from the global #pandemic. Airplane #covid19 #aviation.
@kambrmedia “Most #airlines will not survive a second grounding. But we must understand that a solution is possible to this paradigm – and it must ultimately be clinically-led.” – Brendan McKittrick, Aeroband. Airplane #aviation #covid19.
Booking Holdings CEO: Seeing in a increase in alternative accommodations
Global air traffic levels could return to 2019 standards by 2023: BofA Securities
Lufthansa Airlines Start International Flight between Germany to India under Air Bubble Agreement
Midscale travel is outperforming luxury travel: Citi
Vision-Box: Current slowdown is huge opportunity to invest in airport technology