Published on February 26th, 2021 | by Trevor Buckley0
Daily Aviation Brief – 26/02/2021
Acumen Aviation Newsletters:
Certificate Program Aircraft Pre-Purchase Inspection / Sales Assistance: https://bit.ly/3aa2ash
Certificate Program Aircraft Leasing & Financing: https://bit.ly/3a0z6Uk
China Aviation Industry Newsletter 22 February: http://bit.ly/3qKtJ11
India Aviation Industry Newsletter 22 February: http://bit.ly/3aJOc0B
Irish Aircraft Leasing Newsletter 22 February: http://bit.ly/3sl7eA3
Irish Commercial Aircraft Update 22 February: http://bit.ly/2ZBits5
North American Newsletter 22 February: http://bit.ly/2MbsRDA
EI-FGI Boeing 717-200 c/n 55167 Volotea Ferried Venice-Stavanger-Keflavik-Goose Bay-Winnipeg-Victorville 22-23/02/21 on return to lessor.
N132NK Embraer 190 c/n 19000132 Nordic Aviation Capital Ferried Tucson-San Jose 22/02/21 prior delivery to Breeze Airways.
N557CC Boeing 777-36N c/n 32789 GECAS Ferried San Bernardino-Tel Aviv 22/02/21 for cargo conversion ex OE-IHW.
Global Aviation News:
Alaska Airlines Signals Improving Recovery by No Longer Offering Updates on Cash Burn
Read more: https://airlineweekly.com/alaska-airlines-signals-improving-recovery-by-no-longer-offering-updates-on-cash-burn/
EasyJet holidays adds 10 routes for summer 2021
Read more: https://www.travelweekly.co.uk/news/air/easyjet-holidays-adds-10-routes-for-summer-2021
Greece-Israel Travel Agreement Causing Polemics in EU
Read more: https://www.schengenvisainfo.com/news/greece-israel-travel-agreement-causing-polemics-in-eu/
JetBlue Announces Leadership Appointments
Read more: https://newsroom.aviator.aero/jetblue-announces-leadership-appointments-2/
JetBlue Unveils Completely Reimagined Mint, Setting the Stage to Change the Transatlantic Market with Exceptional Experience, Competitive Fares
Read more: http://blueir.investproductions.com/investor-relations/press-releases/2021/02-01-2021-140034004
Jet2 raises £422m to cope with Covid turbulence
Read more: https://www.travelweekly.co.uk/news/air/jet2-raises-422m-to-cope-with-covid-turbulence
KLM Takes Delivery of Their First Embraer E2
Read more: https://embraer.com/global/en/news?slug=1206833-klm-takes-delivery-of-their-first-embraer-e2
KrasAvia boosts regional connectivity in Siberia with two ATR 72 aircraft
Read more: https://newsroom.aviator.aero/krasavia-boosts-regional-connectivity-in-siberia-with-two-atr-72-aircraft/
Lufthansa in Talks With Planemakers on Switching to Smaller Jets
Read more: https://www.bloombergquint.com/business/lufthansa-in-talks-with-planemakers-on-switching-to-smaller-jets
Irish Aviation News:
AerCap: An Aircraft Lessor With A Bright Future
Read more: https://seekingalpha.com/article/4408291-aercap-aircraft-lessor-bright-future
Aer Lingus appoints first ever female CEO Lynne Embleton
Read more: https://www.rte.ie/news/business/2021/0225/1199402-lynne-embleton-appointed-chief-executive-of-aer-lingus/
Apollo, Planes And Progress
Read more: https://seekingalpha.com/article/4408661-apollo-planes-progress
IAA wins CANSO Global Safety Achievement Award 2020
Read more: https://www.atc-network.com/atc-news/canso/iaa-wins-canso-global-safety-achievement-award-2020
ITIC Bulletin 10: Is the darkest hour just before the dawn?
Read more: https://www.itic.ie/covid-19-itic-bulletin-10-darkest-hour-just-dawn/
Lufthansa To Launch New Frankfurt Service From Cork Airport For Summer 2021
Read more: https://www.corkairport.com/news/detail/2021/02/25/lufthansa-to-launch-new-frankfurt-service-from-cork-airport-for-summer-2021
Minister Ryan and Minister Naughton secure European Commission approval for €26 million Irish State aid scheme for airports
Read more: https://www.gov.ie/en/press-release/e8e0b-minister-ryan-and-minister-naughton-secure-european-commission-approval-for-26-million-irish-state-aid-scheme-for-airports/
@ByERussell Alaska Airlines signals improving recovery in pivot away from cash burn. $ALK.
@ByERussell Southwest Airlines adds its 13th and 14th new destinations during the pandemic. Destin/Fort Walton Beach from May 6. Bozeman from May 27.
@grantshapps After issues this weekend, Boeing B777s with Pratt & Whitney 4000-112 series engines will be temporarily banned from entering the UK airspace. I will continue to work closely with the @UK_CAA to monitor the situation.
@LondonAirTravel The Competition & Markets Authority has confirmed it has awarded a daily slot pair at London Heathrow to United Airlines to fly to Boston, as announced by the airline last week, for six IATA seasons from this summer.
@NCLairport NEW ROUTE: @Lufthansa is returning to the North East with a daily service to Frankfurt Airport, providing a new City Break destination and access to another global hub from Your Airport.
#An124-100M. Leipzig – Keflavik(ISL) – Bangor(USA)
FAA Administrator Steve Dickson on inspection order of Boeing 777 jets
Hear what ‘Sully’ says about the Boeing 777 mayday call
The Benefits of Preclearance for General Aviation at Shannon Airport
Vaccine Passports: How Would They Work?