Published on November 24th, 2020 | by Alan Dwyer0
Daily Aviation Brief – 24/11/2020
Acumen Aviation Newsletters:
Certificate Program Aircraft Mid-Term Lease Inspection: https://bit.ly/3lFmR2G
Certificate Program in Aircraft Technical Records Review During Redelivery: https://bit.ly/36GNVIn
China Aviation Industry Newsletter 23 November: https://bit.ly/3fpZtDI
India Aviation Industry Newsletter 23 November: https://bit.ly/3lYEvyv
Irish Aircraft Leasing Newsletter 23 November: https://bit.ly/35TYBnM
Irish Commercial Aircraft Update 23 November: https://bit.ly/35Wk6Ez
North American Newsletter 23 November: https://bit.ly/35W7j52
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-RDJ Embraer 175 c/n 17000342 Falco Regional Aircraft Ferried Milan Linate-Maastricht 19/11/20 in basic Alitalia colours for onward storage.
OE-IPB Airbus A320-214 c/n 5152 Celestial Aviation Registered at Plovdiv 19/11/20 ex T7-MRB.
OE-IPD Airbus A320-214 c/n 5253 Celestial Aviation Ferried Beirut-Sofia 20/11/20 ex T7-MRC.
OE-LMM Airbus A320-214 c/n 2712 CIT Group Registered at Ostrava 20/11/20 in Laudamotion colours.
Global Aviation News:
Aegean Airlines reveals 33 routes for summer 2021
Read more: https://www.anna.aero/2020/11/20/aegean-airlines-reveals-33-routes-for-summer-2021/
Harvard study: flying poses less risk of viral spread than shopping or eating out
Read more: https://www.boeing.com/confident-travel/story.html?id=harvard-study-less-risk&sf240247205=1
InterGlobe Aviation Is The Best-Performing Aviation Stock In The World
Read more https://www.bloombergquint.com/markets/interglobe-aviation-is-the-best-performing-aviation-stock-in-the-world
JetBlue CEO outlines European ambitions
Read more: https://www.routesonline.com/news/29/breaking-news/294768/jetblue-ceo-outlines-european-ambitions/
Korean Air bids to buy Asiana – 70% of Asiana’s route network overlaps
Read more: https://www.anna.aero/2020/11/16/korean-air-bids-to-buy-asiana-70-of-asianas-route-network-overlaps/
Moscow Domodedovo – more passengers in September than all of Norway
Read more: https://www.anna.aero/2020/11/09/moscow-domodedovo-more-passengers-in-september-than-all-of-norway/
More Freighters Needed to Support Global Supply Chains and e-Commerce Expansion, Boeing says
Read more: https://newsroom.aviator.aero/more-freighters-needed-to-support-global-supply-chains-and-e-commerce-expansion-boeing-says/
National Airlines arrives at Cologne Bonn Airport for peak
Read more: https://aircargoworld.com/news/carriers/national-airlines-arrives-at-cologne-bonn-airport-for-peak/
Novus Aviation could double portfolio over next 18 months, managing director says
Read more: https://www.reuters.com/article/novus-aviation-outlook-int/novus-aviation-could-double-portfolio-over-next-18-months-managing-director-says-idUSKBN27V0HC
Vistara eyeing direct flights to the US, looking at aircraft options: Vinod Kannan
Read more: https://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/business/india-business/vistara-eyeing-direct-flights-to-the-us-looking-at-aircraft-options-vinod-kannan/articleshow/79350733.cms
Irish Aviation News:
AerCap and Norwegian remain quiet on the timing of share sale
Read more: https://www.independent.ie/business/irish/aercap-and-norwegian-remain-quiet-on-the-timing-of-share-sale-39772169.html
ASG successfully delivers Search & Rescue (SAR) tasking course to members of the Irish Coast Guard, An Garda Síochána, and the Irish Aviation Authority
Read more: https://www.asg.ie/latest-news/asg-delivers-search-rescue-sar-course-to-members-of-the-irish-coast-guard-an-garda-siochana-and-the-irish-aviation-authority
Fitch Affirms Ryanair at ‘BBB’; Outlook Negative
Read more: https://www.fitchratings.com/research/corporate-finance/fitch-affirms-ryanair-at-bbb-outlook-negative-20-11-2020
Ireland Luxury Travel Named Ireland’s Leading Tour Operator 2020
Read more: https://www.travelmedia.ie/press-releases/ireland-luxury-travel/ireland-luxury-travel-named-irelands-leading-tour-operator-2020/
Loganair to launch rival Belfast City to Teesside service in February
Read more: https://www.irishnews.com/business/2020/11/12/news/loganair-to-launch-rival-belfast-city-to-teesside-service-in-february-2127192/
One of the biggest seat sales in aviation history’ on the way next year says Eoghan Corry
Read more: https://www.newstalk.com/news/one-of-the-biggest-seat-sales-in-aviation-history-on-the-way-next-year-eoghan-corry-1109141
Qantas Group CEO Alan Joyce comments on 100 years of the national carrier
Read more: https://www.qantasnewsroom.com.au/media-releases/qantas-group-ceo-alan-joyce-comments-on-100-years-of-the-national-carrier/
Ryanair’s Doing Comparatively Well, But It’s Not Worth It
Read more: https://seekingalpha.com/article/4387878-ryanairs-comparatively-well-not-worth
@AAI_Official Belonging to the state of Assam, Silchar is a well-known trade & processing centre of significant agricultural products. Serving as a gateway, #AAI’s Silchar @AAIIXSAirport strengthens air connectivity of this city. Flight movement from this airport has been promising.
@AvGeekJames The average load factor on VS flights has been 22% but is offset by the increased levels in cargo demand. Flights to JFK, HKG, and others have been profitable because of this.
@AvGeekJames The cargo question: Jarvinen states that Virgin Atlantic is still looking at destination launches based on the cargo contribution. If it is break-even or above, then passengers will be added to the destination.
@AvGeekJames Udvar-Hazy: Airbus is working very hard on producing a solution to develop NMA aircraft, while Boeing has been distracted by the 737 MAX.
@AvGeekJames Udvar-Hazy: The Airbus A321LR and XLR are the hottest aircraft on the market at the moment, especially from a post-pandemic perspective.
Aegean Airlines Airbus A321NEO delivery & low-pass at Athens airport
Airlines and cold container companies work rapidly to secure cold-chain supplies for COVID-19 Vaccines
Cuba: 34 airlines requested to re-establish commercial flights
FAA Ungrounds Boeing 737 MAX
Flight of the New Concordes