Published on November 16th, 2020 | by Alan Dwyer0
Daily Aviation Brief – 16/11/2020
Acumen Aviation Newsletters:
Market Insights – Current Global Aviation & Macro Economic Trends: https://lnkd.in/fPHkmUE
Job Vacancy: AVP/VP Commercial Lease Management: https://bit.ly/3ef347a
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
Ethiopian Airlines Dash 8-400’s transit Dublin Airport on delivery: https://bit.ly/2InOqPx
Qatar Airways activates Boeing 787-9 fleet on cargo-only flights on Dublin route: https://bit.ly/36dd2lK
EI-EWJ Boeing 717-200 c/n 55171 Volotea Ferried Stavanger-Keflavik-Goose Bay-Winnipeg-Victorville 09/11/20 on return to lessor.
EI-GSO Boeing 737-8Q8 c/n 30704 Aircastle Registered at Tallinn 03/11/20 in Regent Airways colours ex S2-AIJ.
HL8213 Airbus A321-231 c/n 1970 Air Busan Ferried Seoul-Yelizovo-Anchorage-Tucson 05/6-11/20 on return to lessor ex EI-LVB.
HZ-ASA Airbus A320-214 c/n 4081 Saudi Arabian Airlines Ferried Riyadh-Cairo-Dublin 09/11/20.
Global Aviation News:
Covid-19 insurance services now bookable via Lufthansa, SWISS and Austrian Airlines
Read more: https://www.lufthansagroup.com/en/newsroom/releases/covid-19-insurance-services-now-bookable-via-lufthansa-swiss-and-austrian-airlines.html
Emirates SkyCargo introduces Airbus A380 ‘mini-freighter’ charter operations
Read more: https://www.skycargo.com/media-centre/emirates-skycargo-introduces-airbus-a380-mini-freighter-charter-operations/
How the British Airways network has fared this autumn
Read more: https://www.flightradar24.com/blog/how-the-british-airways-network-has-fared-this-autumn/
IndiGo’s investment in A321s is giving, well, flying returns
Read more: https://www.moneycontrol.com/news/business/indigos-investment-in-a321s-is-giving-well-flying-returns-6104381.html
Mexico’s VivaAerobus returns to 100% of pre-covid capacity
Read more: https://www.flightglobal.com/networks/mexicos-vivaaerobus-returns-to-100-of-pre-covid-capacity/141047.article
Norwegian is very disappointed about lack of government support
Read more: https://media.uk.norwegian.com/pressreleases/norwegian-is-very-disappointed-about-lack-of-government-support-3049311
Short Sellers Lost Billions as Travel and Leisure Stocks Rallied
Read more: https://skift.com/2020/11/11/short-sellers-lost-billions-as-travel-and-leisure-stocks-rallied-monday/
Travel Execs Upbeat About Prospects Under a Biden-Harris White House
Read more: https://skift.com/2020/11/08/travel-execs-upbeat-about-prospects-under-a-biden-harris-white-house/
58 airlines from around the world urge governments to opt for testing over quarantines
Irish Aviation News:
Aer Lingus to possibly operate Manchester – US; what routes most likely?
Read more: https://www.anna.aero/2020/11/12/aer-lingus-to-possibly-operate-manchester-us-what-routes-most-likely/
Aer Arann founder calls for pre-departure testing at regional airports
Read more: https://connachttribune.ie/aer-arann-founder-calls-for-pre-departure-testing-at-regional-airports/
A proud day for Falko Leasing
Read more: https://www.falko.com/a-proud-day-for-falko/
DAA insists 12,000 Covid-19 tests-a-day will be available once Dublin Airport facility opens
Read more: https://www.independent.ie/irish-news/politics/daa-insists-12000-covid-19-tests-a-day-will-be-available-once-dublin-airport-facility-opens-39738635.html
EU Tariffs on U.S.-Made Jets May Affect Ryanair’s Max Order
Read more: https://news.bloombergtax.com/international-trade/eu-tariffs-on-u-s-made-jets-may-affect-ryanairs-max-order
IALPA calls for mandatory rapid testing at airports
Read more: https://www.rte.ie/news/coronavirus/2020/1112/1177749-coronavirus-aviation-testing-airports/
Regional airports reveal economic impact of Covid-19
Read more: https://www.rte.ie/news/regional/2020/1111/1177528-regional-airports-covid/
Thousands of aviation execs set to land in Dublin for May event
Read more: https://www.independent.ie/business/irish/thousands-of-aviation-execs-set-to-land-in-dublin-for-may-event-39727504.html
@ByERussell JetBlue will gradually remove seat blocks, lifting their cap to 85% from 70% on Dec. 1, and removing it altogether on Jan. 7.
@ByERussell JetBlue expects leisure travel numbers to rebound by end-2021, making it the “perfect time” to launch London flights, reports @lewisharperr.
@ByERussell “While many celebrated the results, our nation remains divided. It’s now time for us to come together and begin to heal,” says Delta CEO Ed Bastian in latest staff message.
@JohnLStrickland Russian domestic #airline traffic has been running above last years levels, several LCC’s contributing to this.
@Laurence_Frost “Mrs O’Leary is very keen to get back to the Algarve, and I suspect she’ll be there about 2.5 nanoseconds after the restrictions are lifted,” – Vaccine news lifts Ryanair’s summer 2021 confidence w/@conorhumphries.
Boeing’s October orders at negative 37 planes
Jetblue will phase out blocked seats by early 2021
Strategist says Boeing stock will thrive after the pandemic
UCD Alumni Awardees In Focus Conversation DAA CEO Dalton Philips
United Airlines is returning to JFK airport after five years