Published on March 23rd, 2021 | by Trevor Buckley0
Daily Aviation Brief – 23/03/2021
Acumen Aviation Newsletters:
Post Graduate Program in Aircraft Leasing & Financing Webinar Saturday 27th March 7.30pm (IST) / 2.00pm (GMT): https://lnkd.in/eYi3emd
China Aviation Industry Newsletter 22 March: http://bit.ly/395iKZe
India Aviation Industry Newsletter 22 March: http://bit.ly/3lCFhSp
Irish Aircraft Leasing Newsletter 22 March: http://bit.ly/317lJfu
Irish Commercial Aircraft Update 22 March: http://bit.ly/3vOjqMi
North American Newsletter 22 March: http://bit.ly/3vRw2T9
Irish Aviation Research Institute Blog Posts:
Condor to operate on behalf of DHL Express on Leipzig-Shannon Route: http://bit.ly/3qGX1gc
Hi Fly operates inaugural Airbus A330-900 into Dublin: http://bit.ly/3qGO9XT
Irish Business & General Aviation Association (IBGAA) Takes Flight with Launch of Website: http://bit.ly/2P3EM7K
SP-RKA Boeing 737-8AS Ryanair Sun (Buzz) Transferred to Ryanair UK: http://bit.ly/2OFGqMM
Turkish Airlines launches new Dublin to Antalya route for Summer 21: http://bit.ly/2QeuO3L
HC-CPB Airbus A320-232 c/n 1500 Genesis Lease Ferried Hillsboro-Tuscan 12/03/21 to become N117GL.
OE-ITT Airbus A320-232 c/n 4628 Zephyrus Aviation Capital Ferried Budapest-Lasham 20/03/21 ex HA-LWI.
F-HTVX Boeing 737-8JP c/n 39020 Transavia France Delivered Dublin-Toulouse-Francazal 19/03/21 ex SE-RRU.
SE-RRA Boeing 737-8JP c/n 39162 Norwegian Air Sweden Ferried Budapest-Shannon 19/03/21.
Global Aviation News:
ATR Outlines Plan for Recovery in 2021 and Beyond
Read more: https://newsroom.aviator.aero/atr-outlines-plan-for-recovery-in-2021-and-beyond/
British Airways Weighs Sale of Headquarters in Hybrid Work Push
Read more: https://www.bloombergquint.com/business/british-airways-weighs-sale-of-headquarters-in-hybrid-work-push
Coronavirus: Commission proposes a Digital Green Certificate
Read more: https://ec.europa.eu/commission/presscorner/detail/en/ip_21_1181
easyJet reservations to Portugal on the up
Read more: https://www.theportugalnews.com/news/2021-03-19/easyjet-reservations-to-portugal-on-the-up/58846
Emirates president forecasts quick return of passengers and profitability
Read more: https://www.arabianbusiness.com/transport/460302-emirates-president-forecasts-quick-return-of-passengers-profitability
Etihad Airways latest to retire Airbus A380
Read more: https://www.breakingtravelnews.com/news/article/etihad-airways-latest-to-retire-airbus-a380/
Hong Kong aviation investor optimistic on global airline industry
Read more: https://asia.nikkei.com/Editor-s-Picks/Interview/Hong-Kong-aviation-investor-optimistic-on-global-airline-industry
Interview: Parm Sidhu, Abbotsford International Airport
Read more: https://www.routesonline.com/news/29/breaking-news/295426/interview-parm-sidhu-abbotsford-international-airport/
JetBlue Weighs Shifting Credit-Card Portfolio Away From Barclays
Read more: https://www.bloombergquint.com/business/jetblue-weighs-shifting-credit-card-portfolio-away-from-barclays
Millennial Airline Investors Are Up Double Since Buffett’s Departure
Read more: https://www.etftrends.com/thematic-investing-channel/millennial-airline-investors-are-up-double-since-buffetts-departure/
Southwest CEO: worst of the pandemic is behind airline industry
Read more: https://www.routesonline.com/news/29/breaking-news/295405/southwest-ceo-worst-of-the-pandemic-is-behind-airline-industry/
Irish Aviation News:
Aer Lingus to Operate Cargo Flights from Germany to the USA
Read more: https://flyinginireland.com/2021/03/aer-lingus-to-operate-cargo-flight-from-germany-to-the-usa/
Falko Invests in Electric Aviation Group
Read more: https://newsroom.aviator.aero/falko-invests-in-electric-aviation-group/
Headcount at Boxever to more than double following acquisition
Read more: https://www.irishtimes.com/business/technology/headcount-at-boxever-to-more-than-double-following-acquisition-1.4513096
Irish Emirates Passengers Offered Free Hotel Stay With Flight
Read more: https://www.ittn.ie/news/irish-emirates-passengers-offered-free-hotel-stay-with-flight/
Joint Oireachtas Committee on Transport, Tourism and Sport Appointment Process for Chair of Irish Aviation Authority: Engagement with Department of Transport
Read more: https://www.kildarestreet.com/committees/?id=2021-03-18a.98
Lifeline – Daniel Tetis, Chairperson of Irish Aviation Student’s Association
NAC delivered one, MSN 4175 De Havilland Dash 8-400, to LAM Mozambique Airlines on lease
Read more: https://newsroom.aviator.aero/nac-delivered-one-msn-4175-de-havilland-dash-8-400-to-lam-mozambique-airlines-on-lease/
Summer holidays abroad a ‘realistic’ hope this year – Cityjet Founder Pat Byrne
Read more: https://www.newstalk.com/news/realistic-to-think-people-will-be-able-to-travel-abroad-for-summer-holidays-this-year-cityjet-founder-1166527
Tourism to get massive financial boost as Ireland craves end of lockdown
Read more: https://www.independent.ie/life/travel/travel-news/tourism-to-get-massive-financial-boostas-ireland-cravesend-of-lockdown-40218540.html
@globalxairlines Our first aircraft has now completed its re-registration to N276GX, and we continue to negotiate leases for our next two passenger aircraft.
@GuillaumeFaury Another remarkable day in Toulouse: the last #A380 has taken off for its maiden flight. Well done #TeamAirbus for your contributions over the years – looking forward to supporting this iconic aircraft & its customers for many years, delivering best-in-class passenger experience.
@krisvancleave New York is dropping its statewide quarantine requirement for domestic travellers who enter NY from another state or U.S. Territory starting April 1st. Quarantine is still recommended but won’t be required.
@MoCA_GoI India soaring higher!. A total of 4520 flight movements took place across the country on 18th March. Aviation operations continue to soar! #SabUdenSabJuden #IndiaFliesHigh.
@PaulByrne66 Air bilateral bubbles seem to be key to recovery in AsiaPac. India has 15 to 20 says @vistara CCO. Malaysia/Singapore had a capacity restraint of 400 pax per week so is not workable says @airasia Group Head of Strategy #CAPALive.
Air Peace takes delivery of another Aircraft
Airline uses technology to create nearly ‘touchless’ airport experience
An #A350 fuelled by 100% Sustainable Aviation Fuel just took off
European vaccine passports Eoghan Corry Gearoid Mannion & Gavin Grace
Rescue 116 IALPA tribute to colleagues lost 4 years ago – Capt.Dara Fitzpatrick, Capt. Mark Duffy, Winchman Ciarán Smith, Winch Operator Paul Ormsby