Published on January 12th, 2021 | by Trevor Buckley0
Daily Aviation Brief – 12/01/2021
Acumen Aviation Newsletters:
Certificate Program Aircraft Technical Asset Management: https://bit.ly/37D0rdO
Certificate Program Engine Lease Management: https://bit.ly/3mD4aMK
China Aviation Industry Newsletter 11 January: http://bit.ly/3nwqpEw
India Aviation Industry Newsletter 11 January: http://bit.ly/2Xxips6
Irish Aircraft Leasing Newsletter 11 January: http://bit.ly/39k7ibz
Irish Commercial Aircraft Update 11 January: http://bit.ly/3brQySo
North American Newsletter 11 January: http://bit.ly/2LJAd0M
Irish Aviation Research Institute Blog Posts:
Aer Lingus Airbus A321LR EI-LRE Delivered: http://bit.ly/3byXtJN
European Business Aviation Association (EBAA) signs member sharing agreement with Irish Business and General Aviation Association: http://bit.ly/35qUU8B
First ATR72-600F Aircraft Delivered to FedEx Express operated by ASL Airlines Ireland: http://bit.ly/2XqPgiw
TAP’s Airbus A321neo RetroJet visits Dublin Airport: http://bit.ly/3q0zZB5
N290NV Airbus A320-214 c/n 2191 Allegiant Air Registered at Dublin 08/01/21 ex EI-DEA.
N645AC Airbus A320-214 c/n 1259 Aircastle Registered at Goodyear 15/12/20 ex XA-VTA.
N726WN Boeing 757-2Q8 c/n 27623 UBM Bank Registered at Goodyear 06/01/21 ex EI-LBS.
N751AL Boeing 757-2Q8 c/n 28167 Aerolease Registered at Goodyear 06/01/21 ex EI-LBR.
Global Aviation News:
Airbus 2020 deliveries demonstrate resilience
Read more: https://newsroom.aviator.aero/airbus-2020-deliveries-demonstrate-resilience/
Airbus supports global effort for safe COVID-19 vaccine transportation
Read more: https://www.airbus.com/newsroom/stories/Airbus-supports-global-effort-for-safe-COVID-19-vaccine-transportation.html
Etihad to work closely with Air Serbia
Read more: https://www.exyuaviation.com/2021/01/etihad-to-work-closely-with-air-serbia.html
IAG Cargo celebrates 1000th charter flight
Read more: https://www.aviationpros.com/airlines/press-release/21204936/iag-cargo-iag-cargo-celebrates-1000th-charter-flight
Macedonia allocates €1.1 million for new routes
Read more: https://www.exyuaviation.com/2021/01/macedonia-allocates-11-million-for-new.html
New Croatian carrier plans to focus on coast
Read more: https://www.exyuaviation.com/2021/01/new-croatian-carrier-plans-to-focus-on.html
WestJet adds sun destinations and Dreamliner flying to January schedule
Read more: https://newsroom.aviator.aero/westjet-adds-sun-destinations-and-dreamliner-flying-to-january-schedule/
What COVID-19 did to European Aviation in 2020, and Outlook 2021 – Eurocontrol Aviation Intelligence Unit Think Paper #8 – 1 January 2021
Read more: https://www.eurocontrol.int/sites/default/files/2021-01/eurocontrol-think-paper-8-impact-of-covid-19-on-european-aviation-in-2020-and-outlook-2021.pdf
Wizz Air UK adds six holiday routes for summer 2021
Read more: https://www.travelweekly.co.uk/articles/396629/wizz-air-uk-adds-six-holiday-routes-for-summer-2021
Irish Aviation News:
AerCap Signed Financing Transactions for Approximately $8.3 Billion and Leased, Purchased and Sold 179 Aircraft in 2020
Read more: https://newsroom.aviator.aero/aercap-signed-financing-transactions-for-approximately-8-3-billion-and-leased-purchased-and-sold-179-aircraft-in-2020/
AerSale Announces Additional Boeing 757 Passenger-To-Freighter Conversions at Its Goodyear, AZ MRO Facility
Read more: https://newsroom.aviator.aero/aersale-announces-additional-boeing-757-passenger-to-freighter-conversions-at-its-goodyear-az-mro-facility/
Air Sial second Airbus A320 arrives at Sialkot Airport leased from AerCap
Read more: https://pkaviation.com/2020/12/05/airsial-2nd-aircraft-ap-bob/
daa International To Manage New Red Sea Airport
Read more: https://www.daa.ie/daa-international-to-manage-new-red-sea-airport/
Falko Lease Extension With BA CityFlyer
Read more: https://newsroom.aviator.aero/lease-extension-with-ba-cityflyer/
Ryanair says new lockdown rules mean dropped UK, Ireland routes
Read more: https://www.routesonline.com/news/29/breaking-news/295000/ryanair-says-new-lockdown-rules-mean-dropped-uk-ireland-routes/
Ryanair: “We have been waiting for news about Montijo for five years and we do not see the day when the new airport can open”
Read more: https://jornaleconomico.sapo.pt/en/noticias/ryanair-ha-cinco-anos-que-aguardamos-novidades-sobre-o-montijo-e-nao-vemos-o-dia-em-que-o-novo-aeroporto-possa-abrir-677721
@AirbusInTheUS While most were very happy to say farewell to 2020, there were some highlights in the year for Airbus. Among them, 566 deliveries, 383 new orders and the continuation of a very strong backlog of 7,000+ aircraft. As the saying goes, we remain “cautiously optimistic” for 2021.
@HardeepSPuri Air India’s woman power flies high around the world. All women cockpit crew consisting of Capt Zoya Aggarwal, Capt Papagari Thanmai, Capt Akansha Sonaware & Capt Shivani Manhas will operate the historic inaugural flight between Bengaluru & San Francisco.
@jonostrower Airbus CEO @GuillaumeFaury said 18% of its deliveries were to Chinese customers, 13% to US customers, despite imports tariffs. “Mobile is our stronghold,” he says.
@prattandwhitney The GTF fleet continues to expand as @aircalin recently received delivery of its first @Airbus #A320neo. The GTF engine will provide the airline with industry-leading technology, fuel efficiency and environmental performance.
@sandeeprrao1991 Commodities worth $875 million were exported to the US from BLR Airport between Jan to October 2020, making the 🇺🇲 #1 country of export from BLR in the same time period. [via DGCIS] #avgeek #BLR #USA #Trade.
FedEx Express ATR 72-600F (FREIGHTER) Assembly
Full panel Discussion at Tourism Ireland industry event
JSX Airlines launches refurbished planes with socially distanced seating
New airline banks on ‘travel bubbles’ as it takes flight amid pandemic
New COVID-19 boarding rules tighter than expected, airlines say