Published on September 11th, 2020 | by Alan Dwyer0
Daily Aviation Brief – 11/09/2020
Acumen Aviation Newsletters:
Podcast: Gearing up: Exploring a career in leasing and asset management: https://bit.ly/3iaRqLA
China Aviation Industry Newsletter 8 September: https://bit.ly/337keyp
India Aviation Industry Newsletter 8 September: https://bit.ly/2ZgCjZP
Irish Aircraft Leasing Newsletter 8 September: https://bit.ly/3i8EYME
Irish Commercial Aircraft Update 8 September: https://bit.ly/2ZhX5rS
North American Newsletter 8 September: https://bit.ly/337ClEr
OE-IKI Airbus A321-231 c/n 7238 Sky High Leasing Registered 09/09/20 Parked at Goodyear ex XA-CRM.
OE-INV Airbus A321-231 c/n 7238 Sky High Leasing Registered 09/09/20 Parked at Goodyear ex XA-CBA.
OE-INW Airbus A321-231 c/n 7345 Sky High Leasing Registered 09/09/20 Parked at Goodyear ex XA-MBA.
Global Aviation News:
Comac C919: China takes on Airbus and Boeing
Read more: https://edition.cnn.com/travel/article/comac-c919-china-airbus-boeing/index.html
Covid vaccine: 8,000 jumbo jets needed to deliver doses globally, says IATA
Read more: https://www.bbc.com/news/business-54067499
EU and China agreement on aviation standards comes into force
Read more: https://www.aerospacetestinginternational.com/news/industry-news/eu-and-china-agreement-on-aviation-standards-comes-into-force.html
Europe’s airline capacity goes into reverse
Read more: https://centreforaviation.com/analysis/reports/europes-airline-capacity-goes-into-reverse-535987
IAG: Capital Increase to Raise Gross Proceeds €741m
Read more: https://newsroom.aviator.aero/iag-capital-increase-to-raise-gross-proceeds-eu741m/
Qatar’s Al Baker Calls on Boeing To ‘Oblige’ on Delivery Talks
Read more: https://www.ainonline.com/aviation-news/air-transport/2020-09-03/qatars-al-baker-calls-boeing-oblige-delivery-talks
Southwest Airlines Loses Another Competitive Advantage
Thomas Cook to be revived as online travel firm
Read more: https://www.bbc.com/news/business-54070587
Transat A.T. Inc. – Results for third quarter of 2020
Read more: https://www.newswire.ca/news-releases/transat-a-t-inc-results-for-third-quarter-of-2020-896853201.html
TUI fly Belgium operates air bridge for transfer of ship crews between Stavanger, Norway, and Sri Lanka
Read more: https://www.aviation24.be/airlines/tui-aviation/tui-fly-belgium/tui-fly-belgium-operates-air-bridge-for-transfer-of-ship-crew-between-stavanger-norway-and-sri-lanka/
Wizz Air CEO Predicts a ‘Rollercoaster’ Covid-19 Recovery
Read more: https://www.ainonline.com/aviation-news/air-transport/2020-09-08/wizz-air-ceo-predicts-rollercoaster-covid-19-recovery
Irish Aviation News:
Aergo Capital enhances platform capabilities with key hires
Read more: https://newsroom.aviator.aero/aergo-capital-enhances-platform-capabilities-with-key-hires/
Exchange of views with Director General of Eurocontrol, Mr Eamonn Brennan
Read more: https://www.europarl.europa.eu/committees/en/exchange-of-views-with-eurocontrol/product-details/20200828CAN56849
IAA Releases August 2020 Flight Statistics
Read more: https://www.iaa.ie/news/2020/09/10/iaa-releases-august-2020-flight-statistics
Lufthansa Technik To Open Dublin Mobile Engine Shop
Read more: https://newsroom.aviator.aero/new-repair-station-for-innovative-mobile-engine-services-opens-in/
Ryanair’s most profitable airports identified using RDC’s Apex platform; which are in its top-10?
Read more: https://www.anna.aero/2020/09/03/ryanairs-most-profitable-airports-identified-using-rdcs-apex-platform-which-are-in-its-top-10/
Tellus Airborne Survey takes off over South Central Ireland
Read more: https://www.gov.ie/en/press-release/f9b59-tellus-airborne-survey-takes-off-over-south-central-ireland/
Unfriendly skies: IAG and Aer Lingus after Willie Walsh
Read more: https://www.businesspost.ie/companies/unfriendly-skies-iag-and-aer-lingus-after-willie-walsh-346af5b9
21 Air entered into a sub-service partnership agreement with AELF and Maleth Aero
Read more: https://newsroom.aviator.aero/the-north-carolina-based-air-cargo-carrier-has-entered-into-a-long-term-sub-service-partnership-agreement-with-aelf-and-maleth-aero-to-begin-charter-operations-with-two-2-a330-200-aircr/
@BillyKelleherEU Fully expect a Twitter pile on for issuing this statement but I think it’s absolutely necessary to implement rapid, repeat testing at airports to reduce quarantine requirements. We need to protect jobs in the aviation, tourism and hospitality sectors.
@byerussell Newark features highly in JetBlue’s announcement with 7 new routes, all going head-to-head with United. JetBlue appears engaged in something of a take-them-while-they’re-down approach to edge into United’s #EWR hub.
@CamWallace_NZ This is a smart move from @united – although I’m very biased as they are partners and mates! Dynamic scheduling will become another ‘new normal’ for airlines post an extended C19 impact as we all focus on controllable VOC’s.
@HowardSlutsken Flag of Canada Air Transat sale to Air Canada still pending Canadian gov’t approval, and result of investigation by European Commission (due Dec 11). Overall deadline for regulatory approval Dec 27/2020.
@justinbachman In the pandemic era, @AmericanAir sees the young and invincible flocking to its super-cheap Basic Economy fares.
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