Published on February 11th, 2021 | by Alan Dwyer0
Daily Aviation Brief – 11/02/2021
Acumen Aviation Newsletters:
Certificate Program in Aircraft Maintenance Reserves Management: https://bit.ly/3til6fY
Certificate Program Re-delivery Management: https://bit.ly/37alFiZ
Certificate Program Aircraft Leasing & Financing: https://bit.ly/3a0z6Uk
China Aviation Industry Newsletter 8 February: http://bit.ly/3oTut2g
India Aviation Industry Newsletter 8 February: http://bit.ly/2N4cuZR
Irish Aircraft Leasing Newsletter 8 February: http://bit.ly/2N0ZCU9
Irish Commercial Aircraft Update 8 February: http://bit.ly/2MNhS3F
North American Newsletter 8 February: http://bit.ly/3aJfx1J
Irish Aviation Research Institute Blog Posts:
EI-GTZ Airbus A321 Delivered to Privilege Style:http://bit.ly/2O6Fq3G
REVA Opens New Shannon Airport Air Ambulance Base: http://bit.ly/3jCDPP3
EI-EWI Boeing 717-200 c/n 55170 Volotea Ferried Venice-Stavanger-Keflavik-Goose Bay-Winnipeg-Victorville 08-09/02/21 on return to lessor.
TF-GOA Airbus A320-232 c/n 6147 Limpopo Aviation Leasing Registered at Abu Dhabi 21/01/21 ex ZS-SZE.
TF-GOE Embraer 190 c/n 19000547 Goshawk Registered at Norwich 02/02/21 ex P4-KCH.
Global Aviation News:
Lufthansa’s Tourism Push Puts Government on Spot After Bailout
Read more: https://www.bloombergquint.com/business/lufthansa-s-leisure-thrust-sends-rival-condor-to-the-brink
Malta-registered airline Lauda Europe to set up new base in Croatia
Read more: https://timesofmalta.com/articles/view/malta-registered-airline-lauda-europe-to-set-up-new-base-in-croatia.849740
Passenger Traffic At Airports In Tier 2, 3 Cities Higher Than Pre-Covid Levels: IATA
Read more: https://www.bloombergquint.com/business/passenger-traffic-at-airports-in-tier-2-3-cities-higher-than-pre-covid-levels-iata
Pharma.Aero & TIACA jointly release second White Paper on Project Sunrays
Read more: https://www.aircargoweek.com/pharma-aero-tiaca-jointly-release-second-white-paper-on-project-sunrays/
SITA launches Health Project, a secure way for airlines to share health information during the pandemic
Read more: https://www.traveldailynews.com/post/sita-launches-health-project-a-secure-way-for-airlines-to-share-health-information-during-the-pandemic
S7 nears freighter launch with Boeing 737-800BCF pair ex Ryanair
Read more: https://cargofacts.com/allposts/business/strategy/s7-nears-freighter-launch-with-737-800bcf-pair/
Top places where Americans will travel post pandemic
Read more: https://www.traveldailymedia.com/top-places-where-americans-will-travel-post-pandemic/
UPS Gives Old Jets New Life in CEO’s Push to ‘Sweat the Assets’
Read more: https://www.bloombergquint.com/onweb/ups-gives-old-jets-new-life-in-ceo-s-push-to-sweat-the-assets
Irish Aviation News:
Aer Lingus €150m loan shows need for recovery fund – Finance Minister Paschal Donohoe
Read more: https://www.irishexaminer.com/business/economy/arid-40222628.html
ASM Ireland & DCM Sales Representation Announce Collaboration
Read more: https://www.ittn.ie/news/asm-ireland-dcm-sales-representation-announce-collaboration/
Ryanair, easyJet, Wizz Air: Europe’s LCCs eye recovery after tough 4Q
Read more: https://centreforaviation.com/analysis/reports/ryanair-easyjet-wizz-air-europes-lccs-eye-recovery-after-tough-4q-550443
Ryanair: New Zakynthos-Budapest and Santorini-Krakow Routes for Summer 2021
Read more: https://news.gtp.gr/2021/02/08/ryanair-new-zakynthos-budapest-santorini-krakow-routes-summer-2021/
Stobart Air sale still on track for this month – UK parent
Read more: https://www.independent.ie/business/irish/stobart-air-sale-still-on-track-for-this-month-uk-parent-40049373.html
Squawk 7000 – Mental Health in Pilots – We’re only Human too
Wizzair views itself as the new Ryanair in growth push
Read more: https://www.irishexaminer.com/business/companies/arid-40219778.html
@aaigoaairport Another busy weekend. With 72 arrivals and 72 departures yesterday and a total footfall of 22557 pax, arriving 10097+166 pax and 12147+147 departing pax. Passenger footfall increasing continuously.
@ByERussell Delta’s decision to unblock middle seats will be “very much driven by customer demand, customer input, the confidence customers have in those seats,” CEO Bastian said in January. When it does though, it expects a financial “margin tailwind.” $DAL.
@ByERussell Southwest Airlines has loaded its first #737MAX flights since 2019, 32 flights a day beginning March 11, per Cirium. Southwest plans to fly 65 737-8s by mid-April, and 69 by year-end.
@fg_domperry Coming to Mobile soon? @Airbus plans ETOPS for BelugaXL fleet to support transatlantic operations.
@jonostrower Because of the NMA goal, freezing the JV is a likely sign of how Boeing is thinking about new airplane development at the moment.
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