Published on January 13th, 2021 | by Trevor Buckley0
Daily Aviation Brief – 13/01/2021
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
N889AU Boeing 737-490(F) c/n 28889 Automatic Leasing Ferried Cecil Airport-Tampa 05/01/21 ex C-FLHE.
N369CL Boeing 737-8Q8 c/n 29369 Avolon Aerospace Registered at Arkansas 06/01/21 ex C-GTQF.
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 AerSale Registered at Goodyear 06/01/21 ex EI-LBR.
Global Aviation News:
Air Passenger Counts Are Tanking, But Air Lease Is Flying High
Read more: https://labusinessjournal.com/news/2021/jan/11/air-passenger-counts-tanking-air-lease-flying-high/
Brexit and aviation: all’s well that ends. Well, almost...
Read more: https://centreforaviation.com/analysis/reports/brexit-and-aviation-alls-well-that-ends-well-almost-548205
China Southern world’s third-largest airline this winter
Read more: https://www.anna.aero/2021/01/08/china-southern-worlds-third-largest-airline-this-winter/
EasyJet announces new five-year term loan facility
Read more: https://newsroom.aviator.aero/easyjet-announces-new-five-year-term-loan-facility/
EGO Airways unveils launch network
Read more: https://www.routesonline.com/news/29/breaking-news/295004/ego-airways-unveils-launch-network/
End of Qatar blockade – 20 routes and 1,400+ weekly flights could return
Read more: https://www.anna.aero/2021/01/06/end-of-qatar-blockade-20-routes-and-1400-weekly-flights-could-return/
Loganair enhances Isle of Man Connectivity
Read more: https://www.loganair.co.uk/our-story/latest-news/2020/loganair-enhances-isle-of-man-connectivity/
Qatar Airways Resumes Flights to Riyadh
Read more: https://www.qatarairways.com/en/press-releases/2021/January/saflightsresume.html
Rickard Gustafson will leave SAS
Read more: https://newsroom.aviator.aero/rickard-gustafson-will-leave-sas/
Vistara Ramps Up Services to UAE with Flights to Sharjah from 20 Jan 2021
Read more: https://newsroom.aviator.aero/vistara-ramps-up-services-to-uae-with-flights-to-sharjah-from-20-jan-2021/
World Star Aviation Launches P2F Funding Programme
Read more: https://newsroom.aviator.aero/world-star-aviation-launches-p2f-funding-programme/
Irish Aviation News:
AerCap Holdings N.V. Announces Pricing of $1 Billion Aggregate Principal Amount of Senior Notes
Read more: https://newsroom.aviator.aero/aercap-holdings-n-v-announces-pricing-of-1-billion-aggregate-principal-amount-of-senior-notes/
AvAir Acquires HAECO Airbus A320 Rotable Pool to support growing Dublin facility
Read more: https://newsroom.aviator.aero/avair-acquires-haeco-a320-rotable-pool/
Avolon Q4 & FY Update
Read more: https://newsroom.aviator.aero/avolon-q4-fy-update/
BBAM Announces Delivery of World’s First Airbus A321P2F
Read more: https://newsroom.aviator.aero/bbam-announces-delivery-of-worlds-first-airbus-a321p2f/
Elix Aviation Capital Delivers Dash 8-202 MSN 516 to Air Kenya Express Ltd
Read more: https://newsroom.aviator.aero/elix-aviation-capital-delivers-dash-8-202-msn-516-to-air-kenya-express-ltd/
Engine Lease Finance and Bamboo Airways close spare LEAP SLB
Read more: https://newsroom.aviator.aero/engine-lease-finance-and-bamboo-airways-close-spare-leap-slb/
IAA welcomes appointment of Ms. Rose Hynes as Chairman of IAA Board
Read more: https://www.iaa.ie/news/2021/01/12/iaa-welcomes-appointment-of-ms.-rose-hynes-as-chairman-of-iaa-board
Ryanair suspends London – Podgorica service
Read more: https://www.exyuaviation.com/2021/01/ryanair-suspends-london-podgorica.html
Stobart Group Limited Change of Company Name to Esken Limited
@jrobinsuk Interesting to note that as of 10 January, Russia’s S7 is the largest airline in Europe by departures, followed by Aeroflot and Turkish. Domestic carriers are clearly doing better than their rivals, with even tiny Wideroe becoming the 6th largest carrier in Europe. @Cirium data.
@SeanM1997 JetsGo Holidays are to charter a British Airways (BA CityFlyer) aircraft to operate a Belfast City – Palma route, with 1x weekly flight between 19 June 2021 and 14 August 2021.
@SeanM1997 Qantas to resume its daily Sydney-Singapore-London Heathrow and Melbourne-Perth-London Heathrow routes from 1 July 2021, with flights operated on Boeing 787-9 aircraft. The A380 will not return to the route for at least 3 years.
@SeanM1997 Ukraine State Aviation Administration has approved SkyUp’s request to launch 3x weekly flights between Kyiv and London starting immediately, but it is unknown when flights will go on sale or which London airport the airline will choice to fly to/from.
@SeanM1997 Wizz Air have put on sale tickets for its maiden flight between Abu Dhabi and Athens for 1 AED / 0.19 EUR each way!.
Passenger rights & refunds Sarah Fischer of CAR
PCR test required for arriving passengers from Britain
Robert Kokonis: More mergers and acquisitions on horizon for airlines
Ryanair slashes annual traffic target
Southwest Airlines Vice President Goes Live on Business as Usual