Published on November 10th, 2020 | by Alan Dwyer0
Daily Aviation Brief – 10/11/2020
Acumen Aviation Newsletters:
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China Aviation Industry Newsletter 9 November: https://bit.ly/3le7he4
India Aviation Industry Newsletter 9 November: https://bit.ly/2GHkkFK
Irish Aircraft Leasing Newsletter 9 November: https://bit.ly/3eI8VSL
Irish Commercial Aircraft Update 9 November: https://bit.ly/3n6SNNt
North American Newsletter 9 November: https://bit.ly/36gUCAF
Irish Aviation Research Institute Blog Posts:
Cityjet retires RJ85 fleet from service after 22 years in the skies: https://bit.ly/3eCLlXq
Delta launches scheduled cargo-only flight between New York JFK and Dublin: https://bit.ly/3eIL5GA
EI-DEA Airbus A320-214 c/n 2191 Aer Lingus Painted at Dublin in Allegiant Air colours 07/11/20 to become N290NV.
EI-DEB Airbus A320-214 c/n 2206 Aer Lingus Painted at Dublin in Allegiant Air colours 07/11/20 to become N291NV.
LZ-DAG Airbus A319-132 c/n 2273 DAE Aerospace Ferried Don Mueang International-Dubai World Central-Heraklion-Ireland West Airport Knock 06/7-11/20 for part-out & scrap.
OE-LFE Boeing 757-28A(F) c/n 25622 ASL Airlines Ireland Re-Delivered Seletar-Tbilisi-Liège 08/9-11/20 after full freighter conversion ex N757AS.
Global Aviation News:
Airbus stopped consuming cash in 3Q2020
Read more: https://leehamnews.com/2020/10/29/airbus-stopped-consuming-cash-in-3q2020/
British Airways’ A380s now grounded until at least 2021
Read more: https://www.executivetraveller.com/news/british-airways-airbus-a380s-grounded-until-at-least-2021
Croatia to invest over €132 million in airport development
Read more: https://www.exyuaviation.com/2020/11/croatia-to-invest-over-132-million-in.html
FNV Cabine and FNV Luchtvaart have signed the airline’s “commitment clause”
Read more: https://newsroom.aviator.aero/fnv-cabine-and-fnv-luchtvaart-have-signed-the-airlines-commitment-clause/
Iberia Converts first A330 into Freighter to Adapt to Market
Read more: https://newsroom.aviator.aero/iberia-converts-first-a330-into-freighter-to-adapt-to-market/
KLM: Final approval of the 3.4 billion loan package by the Dutch state
Read more: https://newsroom.aviator.aero/klm-final-approval-of-the-3-4-billion-loan-package-by-the-dutch-state/
Maldives calling, say travel operators
Melbourne, Florida – EIGHT transatlantic routes, but still no New York
Read more: https://www.anna.aero/2020/11/06/melbourne-florida-eight-transatlantic-routes-but-still-no-new-york/
60% of flights now back in Kolkata airspace
Read more: https://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/kolkata/60-of-flights-now-back-in-kolkata-airspace/articleshow/79106778.cms
Irish Aviation News:
Express Covid-19 testing facilities to open at Cork and Shannon airports
Read more: https://www.irishexaminer.com/news/munster/arid-40077920.html
Magnetic MRO signs new CAMO agreement with TrueNoord
Read more: https://newsroom.aviator.aero/magnetic-mro-signs-new-camo-agreement-with-truenoord/
New Aer Lingus chief says rapid testing needed to boost air travel
Read more: https://www.businesspost.ie/coronavirus/new-aer-lingus-chief-says-rapid-testing-needed-to-boost-air-travel-f0be516f
No summer for Europe’s big 5 airline groups. Ryanair best positioned
Read more: https://centreforaviation.com/analysis/reports/no-summer-for-europes-big-5-airline-groups-ryanair-best-positioned-542754
Ryanair boss Michael O’Leary says Government should not give airlines bailout to survive lockdown – despite rivals’ pleas for further state aid
Read more: https://www.dailymail.co.uk/money/markets/article-8924097/Ryanair-chief-Michael-OLeary-Dont-airlines-bailout.html
Ryanair launches flights on Odesa – Dusseldorf Weeze route
Read more: https://www.kyivpost.com/ukraine-politics/ryanair-launches-flights-on-odesa-dusseldorf-weeze-route.html?cn-reloaded=1
747 exit boosts sustainability effort: British Airways CEO Sean Doyle
Read more: https://liveandletsfly.com/british-airways-defends-747-retirement/
@ByERussell Relistening to Southwest commercial chief Andrew Watterson’s talk at the Boyd forum in September. His @CVGairport map emphasized Southwest’s hub strategy: serve your hubs (BWI, DEN, HOU, MDW, PHX) and complement them with some big spokes (FLL, MCO, TPA).
@CNBCTV18News Government allows airlines to hike their domestic operations capacity to 70-75% from the current 60%, says the hike will help airlines cater to festival season demand.
@FlySWISS Welcome home HB-JPB. Party popperAirplane Our second Airbus A321neo named “Château-d’Oex” joined our fleet yesterday. The aircraft of the Airbus A32Xneo family are among the most efficient of their kind.
@hjelnaes Norwegian delivers what no other airline in Europe manages, to increase the number of passengers from September to October this year, while Covid-19 wave II strikes, sheer magic, I say!.
@jetairways2020 Revival plan has been submitted to the NCLT… plan includes taking the fleet size back up to 120 aircraft over the next 5 years. #JetRevival.
airBaltic CEO Martin Gauss completes Airbus A220 type rating
Blue Angels Transition from Legacy Hornets to Super Hornets
Ethiopian Airlines We are proud that we have taken delivery of two brand-new A-350 aircraft on the same day
REX airlines to start flying to capital cities
Ryanair CEO Michael O’Leary on testing passengers for coronavirus