Published on October 20th, 2020 | by Trevor Buckley0
Daily Aviation Brief – 20/10/2020
Acumen Aviation Newsletters:
Certificate Program in Aircraft Maintenance Reserves Management: https://bit.ly/365XyBL
China Aviation Industry Newsletter 12 October: https://bit.ly/36YpwzY
India Aviation Industry Newsletter 12 October: https://bit.ly/3iZuvTr
Irish Aircraft Leasing Newsletter 12 October: https://bit.ly/3jUJ63M
Irish Commercial Aircraft Update 12 October:https://bit.ly/3djOpqJ
North American Newsletter 12 October: https://bit.ly/3nJFhRh
Irish Aviation Research Institute Blog Posts:
EI-CPG Airbus A321-200 Aer Lingus Positions to Ciudad Real:https://bit.ly/2H43q4g
EI-CPH Airbus A321-200 Aer Lingus Positions to Ciudad Real: https://bit.ly/3lY081d
SAS Airlines Ireland EI-SIC Re-Registered as SE-DYM: https://bit.ly/3dyi5Rg
A7-ACQ Airbus A330-202 c/n 521 Qatar Airways Air Test at Doha 16/10/20 ex EI-GGP.
B-LDO Airbus A330-322(F) c/n 116 Air Hong Kong Ferried Hong Kong-Dubai World Center-Dublin 15/10/20 on return to lessor ex EI-HEA.
N541CC Boeing 737-8AS(F) c/n 29938 ASL Airlines Ireland Delivered Shanghai-Kansai International-Anchorage-Paine Field-Bangor-Shannon 16-18/10/20 in Prime Air colours to become EI-DAC.
G-ECOG DHC8-402 c/n 4220 HEH Aviation Ferried Birmingham-Niederrhein 13/10/20 for onward storage.
Global Aviation News:
EGO Airways Is Ready to Start Operations
Read more: https://airwaysmag.com/airlines/ego-airways-is-ready-to-start-operations/
Emirates redesigns signature onboard experience
Read more: https://www.emirates.com/media-centre/emirates-redesigns-signature-onboard-experience/
Finnair is selling its airplane food in grocery stores
Read more: https://edition.cnn.com/travel/article/finnair-airplane-food-grocery-store/index.html
IndiGo may launch dedicated frieghter service to transport Covid-19 vaccine
Read more: https://www.hindustantimes.com/business-news/indigo-may-launch-dedicated-frieghter-service-to-transport-covid-19-vaccine/story-joyNA6mxWBM53OoX8kCm7L.html
TIACA and Pharma.Aero call for an urgent industry collaboration to address a concerning lack of readiness for COVID-19 vaccines logistics
Read more: http://pharma.aero/images/blog/2020.10.14%20-%20TIACA-PharmaAero%20joint%20press%20release%20on%20Project%20Sunrays.pdf
The Vaccine Cargo Cavalry Sizes Up Readiness of Historic Airlift
Read more: https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2020-10-14/the-vaccine-cargo-cavalry-sizes-up-readiness-of-historic-airlift
Irish Aviation News:
Cork Airport to continue to facilitate Aer Lingus
Read more: https://www.irishtimes.com/news/ireland/irish-news/cork-airport-to-continue-to-facilitate-aer-lingus-1.4384471
Ryanair delays Serbia return until 2021
Read more: https://www.exyuaviation.com/2020/10/ryanair-delays-serbia-return-until-2021.html
Ryanair Lodz W20 operations as of 16OCT20
Ryanair To Cut Winter Capacity From 60% To 40% Of Prior Year Cork, Shannon, Toulouse Bases To Close For Winter As Fy Traffic Guidance Reduced To 38M
Read more: https://newsroom.aviator.aero/ryanair-to-cut-winter-capacity-from-60-to-40-of-prior-year-cork-shannon-toulouse-bases-to-close-for-winter-as-fy-traffic-guidance-reduced-to-38m/
Sean Doyle: A soft-spoken insider to lead an airline in crisis
Read more: https://www.ft.com/content/77ce7689-ccaf-4270-ae54-f7981d6c069a
Shannon Group Statement on Budget 2021
Read more: https://www.shannongroup.ie/news-media/latest-news/2020/shannon-group-statement-on-budget-2021
Statement in response to Ryanair’s decision to close Cork and Shannon bases for winter season
Read more: https://www.gov.ie/en/press-release/56892-statement-in-response-to-ryanairs-decision-to-close-cork-and-shannon-bases-for-winter-season/
‘We need to open up our travel industry,’ says Minister Robert Troy
Read more: https://www.thejournal.ie/travel-industry-open-robert-troy-5236248-Oct2020/
@garrettreim General Atomics buys RUAG’s Dornier 228 programme and German MRO business.
@MaxK_J .@airbus #A330 joins exclusive club of 1,500 twin-aisle deliveries.
@thepointsguy United plans ‘aggressive’ competition on transcons when it returns to New York JFK.
@TSA_Northeast JUST IN: @TSA officers screened 788,743 people at airport checkpoints yesterday, Oct. 17. It’s approximately 19,000 more than were screened one week earlier, on Saturday, Oct. 10, when 769,868 individuals were screened. It’s still about 62% fewer travelers than one year ago.
@UG_Airlines Great news! Our new @Airbus A330-800 is out of the paintshop. Getting ready to join our fleet. Let the countdown begin…
Aviation Hardtalk Live with KLM CEO, Pieter Elbers
Flying from Hong Kong to Hong Kong on Cathay Pacific
Government has not facilitated aviation & has probably blocked initiatives – Cityjet CEO Pat Byrne
Introducing Irish Air Spectacular – A unique collection of spectacular aviation photography captured over Ireland in aid of Society of St. Vincent de Paul
Loganair Fly Dundee-Belfast City Airport