Published on September 2nd, 2020 | by Alan Dwyer0
Daily Aviation Brief – 02/09/2020
Acumen Aviation Newsletters:
Introducing ‘SAM’; A New Solution for the Aviation Industry: https://bit.ly/31IB9GU
China Aviation Industry Newsletter 31 August: https://bit.ly/3hIF6lO
India Aviation Industry Newsletter 31 August:https://bit.ly/32VxF4D
Irish Aircraft Leasing Newsletter 31 August: https://bit.ly/32EV75T
Irish Commercial Aircraft Update 31 August:https://bit.ly/3gFvqqF
North American Newsletter 31 August: https://bit.ly/2YRK08v
G-FBJF Embraer 175 c/n 17000341 flyBe Leasing Ferried Birmingham-Alverca 21/08/20 for onward storage.
XY-AGU Airbus A319-111 c/n 1180 Myanmar Airways International Ferried Clark International-Guam International-Honolulu-Marana 22-23/08/20 on return to lessor ex EI-FCP.
VQ-BHE Boeing 747-4KZF(SCD) c/n 36784 ASL Airlines (Belgium) Delivered Teruel-Frankfurt Hahn 21/08/20 in ABC colours to become OO-
Global Aviation News:
American Airlines Improves the Travel Experience
Read more: https://news.aa.com/news/news-details/2020/American-Airlines-Improves-the-Travel-Experience-OPS-POL-08/
Emirates and flydubai reactivate partnership offering seamless travel to over 100 unique destinations through Dubai
Read more: https://newsroom.aviator.aero/emirates-and-flydubai-reactivate-partnership-offering-seamless-travel-to-over-100-unique-destinations-through-dubai/
Emirates Airline Turns To Dubai Government For $2 Billion In Support Amid Coronavirus Crisis
Lufthansa and Easyjet to perform parallel landing at new Berlin Airport
Read more: https://www.aerotelegraph.com/en/lufthansa-and-easyjet-to-perform-parallel-landing-at-new-berlin-airport
Royal Air Maroc’s transatlantic seats up strongly; where do its Montreal passengers connect?
Read more: https://www.anna.aero/2020/08/24/royal-air-marocs-transatlantic-seats-up-strongly-where-do-its-montreal-passengers-connect/
Spicejet operates its first all-cargo flight to Frankfurt
Read more: https://www.aircargonews.net/airlines/spicejet-operates-its-first-all-cargo-flight-to-frankfurt/
Spirit Airlines: Betting On Recovery
Read more: https://seekingalpha.com/article/4371711-spirit-airlines-betting-on-recovery
United Airlines Permanently Eliminates Change Fees
Read more: https://hub.united.com/2020-08-30-united-airlines-permanently-eliminates-change-fees-2647406401.html
Why Minnesota-based Sun Country is ‘outperforming’ rest of airline industry
Read more: https://www.startribune.com/at-sun-country-some-decisions-just-before-the-virus-hit-paid-off-this-summer/572254332/
Irish Aviation News:
AerCap Holdings: Exiting Turbulence, Stock Looks Cheap
Read more: https://seekingalpha.com/article/4371864-aercap-holdings-exiting-turbulence-stock-looks-cheap
Aer Lingus may move transatlantic services from Shannon to the UK
Read more: https://www.irishtimes.com/business/transport-and-tourism/aer-lingus-may-move-transatlantic-services-from-shannon-to-the-uk-1.4342317
Alexandra Slabutu (Millennia Aviation): Using drones to build the smart workforce of tomorrow
Read more: https://business-review.eu/future-of-work/opinion-alexandra-slabutu-millennia-aviation-using-drones-to-build-the-smart-workforce-of-tomorrow-212799
Britain urgently needs to take down the ‘Closed’ sign – IAG CEO Willie Walsh
Read more: https://www.thetimes.co.uk/edition/comment/britain-urgently-needs-to-take-down-the-closed-sign-8q9rdgk09
Coastguard Helicopter Flies Little Boy To London For Lifesaving Organ Transplant
Read more: https://afloat.ie/safety/coastguard/item/47495-coastguard-helicopter-flies-little-boy-to-london-for-lifesaving-organ-transplant
Egyptair moves Dublin launch to late-March 2021
Ryanair Reponds To Refund Queries and Green List
TRA in the vicinity of Cleggan & Inishbofin Co. Galway plus Inishturk & Clare Island Co. Mayo
Read more: https://www.iaa.ie/home/tra-in-the-vicinity-of-cleggan-inishbofin-co.-galway-plus-inishturk-clare-island-co.-mayo
@NewcastleFlyer The last ever EasyJet flight from the Newcastle base has now departed. EZY6445 is off to Faro this afternoon/evening and is operated by A320CEO G-EZOP. Today marks the end of 17 years of based operations at Newcastle for EasyJet.
@simonasbartkus .@wizzair now charges a 10EUR surcharge if you have @getadblock turned on. Added right at the payment stage. This is not directly intentional – airline introduced the fee which is applicable to bookings made by automated systems. Adblock makes you “automated system”.
@SeanM1997 Airport slots are set to return to the “use it or lose it” rule in Winter 2020. This could lead to consolidation of flights at airports in the immediate future, but also would allow the likes of Wizz Air to grow if they can obtain slots.
@SeanM1997 Hours after Virgin Atlantic announce a new route between London Heathrow and Lahore (4x weekly flights from December 2020), British Airways apply for permission to fly the route.
@SeanM1997 Vueling have removed London Heathrow from its booking site, resulting in the end of the A Coruna – London Heathrow route. There had been a dispute between the local Spanish government and Vueling about flights on this route.
American Airlines to cut flying capacity by 55% in October: Report
Delta follows United Airlines in waiving ticket change fees permanently
‘Government should not be running airports & airlines’: Hardeep Singh Puri
Israel’s El Al Set for Unprecedented U.A.E. Flight
United Change Fees Are Gone