Published on April 7th, 2021 | by Alan Dwyer0
Daily Aviation Brief – 07/04/2021
Acumen Aviation Newsletters:
China Aviation Industry Newsletter 6 April: https://bit.ly/3uiUF9E
India Aviation Industry Newsletter 6 April: https://bit.ly/3cVcUfe
Irish Aircraft Leasing Newsletter 6 April: https://bit.ly/3mlGI8b
Irish Commercial Aircraft Update 6 April: https://bit.ly/3ukEFUu
North American Newsletter 6 April: https://bit.ly/3dAKPct
Irish Aviation Research Institute Blog Posts:
Aer Lingus operates Airbus A321LR CAA Proving Flight: https://bit.ly/3rVJPVC
ASL Airlines Group secures UK AOC to pursue growth opportunities: https://bit.ly/2PTdktQ
Neos takes delivery of two new Irish registered Boeing 737 MAX aircraft: https://bit.ly/39HgWpw
N293CL Airbus A320-214 c/n 2930 Carlyle Aviation Partners Ferried Lake City-Montreal 01/04/21 ex XA-EBA.
N351AV Airbus A319-115 c/n 3518 Avolon Aerospace Registered at Dothan 11/03/21 ex HC-CSA.
N346AV Airbus A319-115 c/n 3467 Avolon Aerospace Registered at Dothan 11/03/21 ex HC-CSB.
Global Aviation News:
Abu Dhabi updates ‘green list’ destinations, includes two new countries
Read more: https://gulfbusiness.com/abu-dhabi-updates-green-list-destinations-includes-two-new-countries/
Austrian Airlines launches flights to Zaporizhzhia
Read more: https://newsroom.aviator.aero/austrian-airlines-launches-flights-to-zaporizhzhia/
BAB Urges the UK and USA to Restart Transatlantic Travel in Open Letter to Prime Minister Boris Johnson and President Biden
Read more: https://www.babinc.org/bab-urges-the-uk-and-usa-to-restart-transatlantic-travel-in-open-letter-to-prime-minister-boris-johnson-and-president-biden/
Boeing and Alaska Airlines Finalize Order for 737 MAX Jets
Read more: https://www.intelligent-aerospace.com/commercial/article/14200517/boeing-and-alaska-airlines-finalize-order-for-737-max-jets
Bombardier Delivers 50th Global 7500
Read more: https://www.ainonline.com/aviation-news/business-aviation/2021-03-29/bombardier-delivers-50th-global-7500
British Airways adds additional price points on short-haul
Read more: https://www.businesstravelnewseurope.com/Air-Travel/British-Airways-adds-additional-price-points-on-short-haul
Emirates restarts transatlantic link between Milan and New York JFK
Read more: https://www.emirates.com/media-centre/emirates-restarts-transatlantic-link-between-milan-and-new-york-jfk/
Frontier Airlines I.P.O. Signals a Travel Industry Recovery
Read more: https://www.nytimes.com/2021/04/01/business/frontier-airlines-ipo.html
Government Profits as American and Sun Country Repay CARES Act Loans
Read more: https://airlineweekly.com/government-profits-as-american-and-sun-country-repay-cares-act-loans/
Irish Aviation News:
Croatia Airlines to adapt and compete against Ryanair
Read more: https://www.exyuaviation.com/2021/04/croatia-airlines-to-adapt-and-compete.html
Derry council to ask UK government to fund airport
Read more: https://www.bbc.com/news/uk-northern-ireland-foyle-west-56586777
Florida Looking Forward to Welcoming UK Holidaymakers When Aer Lingus Starts Direct Service in July
Read more: https://nitravelnews.com/news/florida-looking-forward-to-welcoming-uk-holidaymakers-when-aer-lingus-starts-direct-service-in-july/
GCC Aviation Sector Will Soar Once Again In A Post-Pandemic Future – Alan O’Mahony, Market Advisor, MENA, at Enterprise Ireland
Read more: https://www.aviationbusinessme.com/airports/23260-comment-gcc-aviation-sector-will-soar-once-again-in-a-post-pandemic-future
Ireland West Airport hampered by €10m. matched funding stipulation
Read more: https://www.con-telegraph.ie/2021/04/02/airport-hampered-by-e10m-matched-funding-stipulation/
Ryanair unveils summer network expansion
Read more: https://www.routesonline.com/news/29/breaking-news/295449/ryanair-unveils-summer-network-expansion/
SMBC Aviation Capital delivers Airbus A321 aircraft to Delta Air Lines
Read more: https://www.smbc.aero/news/2021/smbc-aviation-capital-delivers-airbus-a321-aircraft-delta-air-lines-6
‘Temporary’ Galway helipad will be in use for another 12 months
Read more: https://connachttribune.ie/temporary-galway-helipad-will-be-in-use-for-another-12-months/
@AeronewsGlobal ICYMI / @flydubai will resume @Boeing 737 MAX revenue flights on April 8th. Initially, 5 of flydubai’s 14 MAXs will return to service (four MAX 8 + one MAX 9), with the remaining 9 MAXs to return over the coming months.
@AeronewsGlobal @flydubai’s @Boeing 737 MAX aircraft will return to passenger service from April 8th. The first MAX flight will be from Dubai (@DXB) to Sialkot (SKT), Pakistan. The @BoeingAirplanes 737 MAX will operate to other existing flydubai destinations from this date onwards.
@CAPA_Aviation Bees Airline Director General Yevhen Khainatsky stated the airline aims to commence regular operations by the end of Apr-2021, ahead of holidays in May-2021. The airline has received an operating licence and is seeking route approvals. #CAPANews.
@emirates Emirates’ first @Airbus A380 touched down at Terminal 1 in @KAIAirport making it the first airline to operate the double-decker aircraft to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia’s latest aviation landmark.
@FlyingPhotog So this is really cool: Southwest is renaming its corporate headquarters building to “The Herbert D Kelleher Building” and will feature an exhibit displaying the former offices of Herb and President Emeritus Colleen Barrett. #avgeek.
Domestic demand quickly leads airline ticket prices higher
EUROCONTROL Stakeholder Forum on the air cargo industry
Everything Aviation Podcast – Paul McMahon Former President of the National Aeroclub of Ireland
Frontier Airlines CEO Barry Biffle on why the company is going public now
Frank Discussions: Brad Tilden, Chair, Alaska Airlines Board of Directors