Published on March 14th, 2021 |
by Mark Dwyer
Squawk 7000 News – March 15th, 2021
On this week’s Short Final – The fourth anniversary of the Rescue 116 accident, Aer Lingus receives tentative approval to operate routes to the US from Manchester and AerCap to takeover GECAS to create the world’s biggest leasing company.
Tags: Aer Lingus, AerCap, Airbus, City of Derry Airport, Dublin Airport, GECAS, Mark Dwyer, Michael Comyn, Rescue 116, REVA Air Ambulance, Ryanair, Short Final, Squawk7000
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Mark Dwyer Mark is an airline pilot flying the Boeing 737 for a major European airline. In addition he is also a Type Rating Instructor, Type Rating Examiner and Base Training Captain on the B737. Outside of commercial flying Mark enjoys flying light aircraft from the smallest 3 Axis microlights up to heavier singles. He is also an instructor and EASA Examiner on single engines and a UK CAA Examiner. He flies the Chipmunk for the Irish Historic Flight Foundation (IHFF). Mark became the Chairman of the National Microlight Association of Ireland (NMAI) in 2013 and has overseen a massive growth in the organisation. In this role he has worked at local and national levels. In 2015, Mark won ‘Upcoming Aviation Professional Award’ at the Aviation Industry Awards sponsored by the IAA. Mark launched this website back in 2002 while always managing the website, he has also been Editor and Deputy Editor of FlyingInIreland Magazine from 2005 to 2015.