Published on December 24th, 2020 | by Alan Dwyer0
Daily Aviation Brief – 24/12/2020
Acumen Aviation Newsletters:
Certificate Program in Aircraft Leasing & Financing: https://bit.ly/3a0z6Uk
Certificate Program Aircraft Redelivery Management: https://bit.ly/37alFiZ
Irish Aviation Research Institute Blog Posts:
Aer Lingus announces new Santorini route for Summer 2021: https://bit.ly/3qvPd1W
Ryanair grows its firm Boeing 737 MAX order book to 210 aircraft: https://bit.ly/36HRf7r
Ryanair Resumes Dublin-Santorini Route For Summer 2021: https://bit.ly/2VM9wdo
US DOT Filing Reveals planned Aer Lingus UK-US Flights: https://bit.ly/2KgXRRa
N395AN Boeing 767-323(ER) c/n 29432 Cargo Aircraft Management Ferried Tel Aviv-Shannon 14/12/20.
N508MQ Airbus A320-214 c/n 3508 Macquarie AirFinance Registered at Goodyear 11/12/20 ex XA-VII.
N859AM Boeing 737-8Q8 c/n 32796 AerCap Ferried Goodyear-Miami 08/12/20.
OE-ISI Airbus A319-112 c/n 1102 Altavair AirFinance Registered at Lourdes 07/12/20 ex OO-SSD.
TS-INB Airbus A320-214 c/n 1175 Tunisair Ferried Monastir-Ireland West Airport Knock 11/12/20 for part-out & scrap.
Global Aviation News:
Aeromexico Reintroduces Boeing 737 Max
Read more: https://www.ainonline.com/aviation-news/air-transport/2020-12-18/aeromexico-reintroduces-boeing-737-max
California’s Ontario Airport thrives, thanks to freight business
Read more: https://centreforaviation.com/analysis/reports/californias-ontario-airport-thrives-thanks-to-freight-business-545652
Condor connects Germany and China: Weekly connection between Frankfurt and Xian
Read more: https://newsroom.aviator.aero/condor-connects-germany-and-china-weekly-connection-between-frankfurt-and-xian/
EASA Details Dry Ice Hazards during Vaccine Transport
Read more: https://www.ainonline.com/aviation-news/air-transport/2020-12-18/easa-details-dry-ice-hazards-during-vaccine-transport
Embraer Marks First Praetor 500 Conversion in Europe
Read more: https://www.ainonline.com/aviation-news/business-aviation/2020-12-18/embraer-marks-first-praetor-500-conversion-europe
Emirates SkyCargo transports first batch of Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccines for Dubai Health Authority
Read more: https://www.emirates.com/media-centre/emirates-skycargo-transports-first-batch-of-pfizer-biontech-covid-19-vaccines-for-dubai-health-authority/
Lufthansa Will Airlift Food to Britain, Skirting Port Logjam
Read more: https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2020-12-22/lufthansa-will-airlift-food-to-britain-skirting-port-logjam
Max Order Moves Alaska Airlines Towards All-Boeing Fleet
Read more: https://www.ainonline.com/aviation-news/air-transport/2020-12-22/max-order-moves-alaska-airlines-towards-all-boeing-fleet
Qantas Frequent Flyer: the gold standard in airline loyalty programmes
Read more: https://centreforaviation.com/analysis/reports/qantas-frequent-flyer-the-gold-standard-in-airline-loyalty-programmes-547233
Sustainable D328eco Aims To Lead Turboprop Renaissance
Read more: https://www.ainonline.com/aviation-news/air-transport/2020-12-21/sustainable-d328eco-aims-lead-turboprop-renaissance
Irish Aviation News:
CAR Decision on Dublin Airport Interim Review of the 2019 Determination in relation to 2020 and 2021
Finnair closes a sale and leaseback agreement for one of its A350 aircraft with Incline B Aviation Limited Partnership and BBAM Aviation Services Limited
Read more: https://newsroom.aviator.aero/finnair-closes-a-sale-and-leaseback-agreement-for-one-of-its-a350-aircraft-3/
Former Aer Lingus CEO Christoph Mueller to become Chairman of Swissport
Read more: https://www.swissport.com/nc/news-media-center/news-detail/article/swissport-completes-financial-restructuring-ownership-transfer-to-group-of-new-shareholders/
Know the drone safety rules before you fly – IAA
Read more: https://www.rte.ie/news/business/2020/1217/1185063-know-the-drone-safety-rules-before-you-fly-iaa/
Offaly member of Irish Air Corps receives prestigious Defence Forces Award
Read more: https://www.offalyexpress.ie/news/home/597240/offaly-member-of-irish-air-corps-receives-prestigious-defence-forces-award.html
Ryanair seeks government sweetener to restore Cork Airport base
Read more: https://www.irishexaminer.com/business/companies/arid-40195620.html
S.I. No. 601/2020 – Aviation Regulation Act 2001 (Levy No. 21) Regulations 2020
Read more: http://www.irishstatutebook.ie/eli/2020/si/601/made/en/print
Start up Emerald Airlines already showing its mettle
Read more: https://www.blueskynews.aero/issue-586-resilient11/Start-up-Emerald-Airlines-already-showing-its-mettle.html
Voyager Aviation cut to CCC by S&P Global Ratings on refinancing risk
Read more: https://www.spglobal.com/marketintelligence/en/news-insights/latest-news-headlines/voyager-aviation-cut-to-ccc-by-s-p-global-ratings-on-refinancing-risk-61780963
@CoulsonAviation We have been given the honor through the Federal National Ariel Firefighting Centre and the Western Australia Minister for Environment, Stephen Dawson, to provide air support to the beautiful state of Western Australia with C-130 Norse God “TY” call sign T-132.
@rschuur_aero .@EASA certification of the @UAC_Russia Irkut MC-21 might take at least another year or so, but @CurtissWrightDS has certified its imaging flight recorder and cockpit camera for the type.
@WandrMe Breeze expects to lease 15 planes from NAC and 3 from Azul early on, according to a recent DOT filing as it moves towards gaining its operating certificate.
@WandrMe EASA has issued an AD related to the A350 to correct an issue where doors might open too quickly during an emergency test and therefore not open correctly in a real emergency. Some brackets must be replaced over the next 4 months as a result.
@WandrMe Finnair is retuning one daily slot pair at Heathrow to Etihad for Summer ’21. That’s the second slot pair it has given up for the upcoming season. The first was to AA for that carrier’s new SEA service.
Alaska Airlines CEO Brad Tilden on big Boeing 737 Max order
Full panel Discussion at Tourism Ireland industry event
JetBlue CEO Makes the Case for More Federal Aid
JetBlue CEO Sees Business Travel Coming Back in 1-2 Years
Sir Tim Clark on the Future of Emirates and the Airline Sector