Published on March 5th, 2021 | by Alan Dwyer0
Daily Aviation Brief – 05/03/2021
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 1 March: http://bit.ly/3r6XREb
India Aviation Industry Newsletter 1 March: http://bit.ly/3sHOcEt
Irish Aircraft Leasing Newsletter 1 March: http://bit.ly/301Wzyk
Irish Commercial Aircraft Update 1 March: http://bit.ly/302qExO
North American Newsletter 1 March: http://bit.ly/3q8jUJ8
Irish Aviation Research Institute Blog Posts:
Acumen Aviation Chief Commercial Officer (CCO) Eamonn Cronin runs for ISTAT Board 2021 Elections: http://bit.ly/3dSnTHk
Moldovan start-up carrier HiSky to launch flights from Cluj-Napoca to Dublin: http://bit.ly/3sAyJG5
RusLine CRJ-100ER operates St Petersburg to Dublin charter flight: http://bit.ly/3uCo4MV
N478MQ Boeing 737-85F c/n 30478 Macquarie AirFinance Registered at Arkansas International 23/02/21 ex LV-CTB.
OE-INR Airbus A319-112 c/n 2066 Avolon Aerospace Registered at South Texas Regional 17/02/21 ex TU-TST.
2-KLEY Embraer 190 c/n 19000087 TrueNoord Registered at Taipei 03/02/21 ex B-16821.
2-RTNA Boeing 737-86N c/n 32692 LAF Leasing Ireland Ferried Chengdu-Shanghai 02/02/21 ex B-5325.
Global Aviation News:
Business travellers have their ‘passport at the ready’: more than half are ready and eager for travel
Read more: https://corporatetravelcommunity.com/business-travellers-have-their-passport-at-the-ready-more-than-half-are-ready-and-eager-for-travel/
Delta Air Lines applies for permission to extend COVID free corridor route to Rome
Read more: https://corporatetravelcommunity.com/delta-air-lines-applies-for-permission-to-extend-covid-free-corridor-route-to-rome/
Four airlines seek to enter Colombian market
Read more: https://www.routesonline.com/news/29/breaking-news/295329/four-airlines-seek-to-enter-colombian-market/
KLM CEO and president Pieter Elbers on COVID-19 recovery
Read more: https://www.routesonline.com/news/29/breaking-news/295305/interview-klm-ceo-and-president-pieter-elbers-on-covid-19-recovery/
LEVEL commences offering multi-channel customer service
Read more: https://corporatetravelcommunity.com/level-commences-offering-multi-channel-customer-service/
Lufthansa Group leisure travel offer ‘stronger than ever’ in summer 2021
Read more: https://corporatetravelcommunity.com/lufthansa-group-leisure-travel-offer-stronger-than-ever-in-summer-2021/
RwandAir to be the first African airline to trial IATA Travel Pass
Read more: https://www.rwandair.com/media-center/news-press-releases/rwandair-to-be-the-first-african-airline-to-trial-iata-travel-pass/
SWISS to expand schedules from mid-summer onwards
Read more: https://newsroom.aviator.aero/swiss-to-expand-schedules-from-mid-summer-onwards/
The IAG Deal That Will Create a New European Mega Hub
Read more: https://airlineweekly.com/iags-air-europa-deal-to-create-another-european-mega-hub-in-madrid/
Irish Aviation News:
Public RFT – P18607 – Dublin Airport (DAP) Works Framework Agreement
Read more: https://irl.eu-supply.com/ctm/Supplier/PublicPurchase/183210/0/0?returnUrl=transactions.asp&b=
Ryanair Launches New Billund To Barcelona Route This Summer
Read more: https://corporate.ryanair.com/news/ryanair-launches-new-billund-to-barcelona-route-this-summer/
Seanad Éireann debate – Friday, 26 Feb 2021 – Covid-19 (Aviation): Statements
Read more: https://www.oireachtas.ie/en/debates/debate/seanad/2021-02-26/14/
SKY Leasing Announces Sale-Leaseback for (2) Boeing B737 MAX 9 Aircraft with Icelandair
Read more: https://newsroom.aviator.aero/sky-leasing-announces-sale-leaseback-for-2-boeing-b737-max-9-aircraft-with-icelandair/
SMBC Aviation Capital delivers Airbus A321neo to IndiGo
Read more: https://www.smbc.aero/news/2021/smbc-aviation-capital-delivers-airbus-a321neo-indigo
Squawk 7000 News – March 1st, 2021
The Irishman Who Could Save Travel?
Read more: https://www.ittn.ie/ireland/news/the-irishman-who-could-save-travel/
@IATA “It is critical that govts build & share their restart plans along with the benchmarks that will guide them. This will enable the industry to be prepared to energize the [economic] recovery without any unnecessary delay” – Alexandre de Juniac, DG & CEO of IATA.
@LuxuryTravelled A VAT cut is also meaningless for international travel, as its exempt!.
@mattcawby The last Everett built 787, line 1095 for ANA, was moved out of the factory at 10 PM tonight. JAL line 1057 is in the factory for rework.
@MHI_RJ We are proud to announce that, as of today, our manufacturing certificate has officially traded hands from Bombardier to #MHIRJ. This is one of the last steps in MHIRJ’s growing autonomy. We would like to thank all the people responsible for this seamless transition!.
@HardeepSPuri Aircraft leasing business has huge potential to contribute to growth of the economy through higher tax revenue collection, employment opportunities & affordable air travel.
Minister of Transport Eamon Ryan Statement to Seanad
Rex launches Sydney-Melbourne flights and announces new routes as airline fare war heats up
Top Biden Climate Advisers Meet With Airline CEOs
Travel and Vacations Are Coming Back Says Airbnb CEO Brian Chesky
Travel Insurance, Covid & Boeing 777 problems, Eoghan Corry & Keith Finnegan