Published on October 9th, 2020 | by Alan Dwyer


Daily Aviation Brief – 09/10/2020

Acumen Aviation Newsletters:

Certificate Program in Aircraft Maintenance Reserves Management

China Aviation Industry Newsletter 5 October

India Aviation Industry Newsletter 5 October

Irish Aircraft Leasing Newsletter 5 October

Irish Commercial Aircraft Update 5 October

North American Newsletter 5 October

Irish Aviation Research Institute Blog Posts:

European Aviation Wellbeing Committee (EAWC) and BeFit2Fly Ltd Announce Strategic Partnership

GainJet Ireland gains another Gulfstream G550

SONAS Aviation rebrands as ACASS Ireland adds second Challenger 605

South African carrier Airlink represented by AVIAREPS in Ireland

Aircraft Update:

EI-CPH Airbus A321-211 c/n 1094 Aer Lingus Ferried Dublin-Ciudad Real 07/10/20 for storage.

N253AC Airbus A320-214 c/n 3690 Aircastle Registered 01/10/20 Parked at Goodyear ex XA-ABC.

N424CL Airbus A320-214 c/n 4235 Aircastle Registered 01/10/20 Parked at Lake City ex

N312MQ Airbus A320-214 c/n 3312 Macquarie AirFinance Registered 05/10/20 at Goodyear ex XA-TLC.

OE-LME Airbus A320-214 c/n 3396 Laudamotion Registered 06/10/20 at Woensdrecht  ex VP-CXY.

Global Aviation News:

AirAsia approves shutting down Japan joint venture
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Amazon Giving Old Jets New Life Hurts Carbon-Reduction Goals
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Serbia – Canada in “advanced discussions” over flights
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SpiceJet To Connect Delhi & Mumbai With London Heathrow From December 2020
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Tatas negotiate Air Asia’s India exit price as airline gets $54 million offer
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TPA COVID-19 testing pilot welcomes its first passenger participants
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UDAN 4.0: Air Taxi, Flybig new entrants; SpiceJet wins routes in Lakshadweep
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Volaris announces adjustments in hedging relationships in respect of non-derivative financial instruments, which resulted in a benefit
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Irish Aviation News:

AerCap Holdings N.V. Announces Early Tender Results of Debt Tender Offers
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‘A disaster for Shannon’ – Clare councillors speak out against calls to put Airport back under DAA’s control
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Green List: Ryanair and Aer Lingus push for Ireland to join EU traffic light system but minister says it will ‘take time’
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Ireland has the most restrictive travel policy – Aer Lingus CEO Sean Doyle
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Ryanair expands Italian domestic presence, threatens Irish base closures
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Ryanair welcomes high court decision which confirms travel restrictions are not mandatory
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Stobart Air performing below expectations as travel restrictions hit
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Tweet Picks:

@dfatirl There will be no countries on the Green List with effect from Monday 12 Oct. Ireland continues to work with EU partners to finalise negotiations on coordinating travel within the Union (“EU traffic lights system”).

@HowardSlutsken Transport Canada looking at the 737 Max training requirements that “we might need to put in place for the future as well as the procedures that are used by pilots in case something goes wrong,” says Minister Marc Garneau. 

@HowardSlutsken Toronto Pearson Airport/YYZ increases its aeronautical rates and Airport Improvement Fees in response to the COVID-19 reduction in air travel. 

@Jamie_Freed Japan Airlines aims for a discount network to capture post-coronavirus tourism.

@rboyle Air Canada is running a COVID testing study on international passengers arriving in Toronto. One month in, they report “encouraging initial results”. What do they tell us about whether testing could replace or limit quarantine requirements? #aviation.

@SeanM1997 According to London Heathrow’s departure/arrival website – Loganair have obtained slots for 12x weekly flights to Isle of Man commencing 25 October 2020.

Video Picks:

Aer Lingus 2021 summer fare structure explained by CCO Dave Shepard

Riona McGrath of Travelport: shape of the recovery

The importance of tour operator business to Ireland – ITIC talk with Rob Rankin, ITOA President

Tourism Recovery Plan launched – ITIC interviews Chair Ruth Andrews

Tourism recovery task force report


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