Published on April 19th, 2021 | by Trevor Buckley0
Daily Aviation Brief – 19/04/2021
Acumen Aviation Newsletters:
Certificate Program Aircraft Technical Records Review During Redelivery: https://bit.ly/39SFrQQ
China Aviation Industry Newsletter 12 April: https://bit.ly/3g3IwRT
India Aviation Industry Newsletter 12 April: https://bit.ly/2PVbM2J
Irish Aircraft Leasing Newsletter 12 April:https://bit.ly/2QeRYak
Irish Commercial Aircraft Update 12 April:https://bit.ly/3dUXMhn
North American Newsletter 12 April: https://bit.ly/2RvYA4P
Irish Aviation Research Institute Blog Posts:
Aer Lingus Airbus A321LR EI-LRG Delivered: https://bit.ly/3dtmVRd
ASL Airlines Hungary Boeing 737-400(SF) Transferred to ASL Airlines Ireland: https://bit.ly/3sv8Ira
Return of the Boeing 737MAX to Dublin Airport: https://bit.ly/3egBlmS
EI-GTZ Airbus A321-231 c/n 3636 Privilege Style Delivered Woensdrecht-Palma 14/04/21 to become EC-NLJ.
HB-AFM ATR72-202F c/n 364 Zimex Aviation Registered at Sofia 09/04/21 prior delivery ex EI-SLU.
OE-IPN Airbus A320-214 c/n 5310 GECAS Ferried Clark International-Bandaranaike International-Muscat-Monastir 14-16/04/21 ex RP-C8399.
Global Aviation News:
Air Canada Commits to Moving Ahead with A220, 737 Max Buys
Read more: https://www.ainonline.com/aviation-news/air-transport/2021-04-13/air-canada-commits-moving-ahead-a220-737-max-buys
Air France-KLM and China Eastern Airlines to reinforce their partnership
Read more: https://newsroom.aviator.aero/air-france-klm-and-china-eastern-airlines-to-reinforce-their-partnership/
Air Nostrum seeks €103 million from the fund for strategic companies
Read more: https://newsroom.aviator.aero/air-nostrum-seeks-eu103-million-from-the-fund-for-strategic-companies/
Airbus Reports Buoyant Delivery Performance in March
Read more: https://www.ainonline.com/aviation-news/air-transport/2021-04-08/airbus-reports-buoyant-delivery-performance-march
As more air cargo capacity is needed, freighter conversion sector ups its game
Read more: https://theloadstar.com/as-more-air-cargo-capacity-is-needed-freighter-conversion-sector-ups-its-game/
Boeing Sees Continuing Strong Supply of Aircraft Financing
Read more: https://www.ainonline.com/aviation-news/air-transport/2021-04-14/boeing-sees-continuing-strong-supply-aircraft-financing
Delta Touts A Big Increase In Leisure Travel Demand Even As It Posts Another Huge Loss
Read more: https://www.forbes.com/sites/danielreed/2021/04/15/no-surprise-delta-touts-a-big-increase-of-leisure-travel-demand-even-as-it-posts-another-huge-loss/?sh=6cb7c42551ba
European airlines: summer capacity ramp-up looks very speculative
Read more: https://centreforaviation.com/analysis/reports/european-airlines-summer-capacity-ramp-up-looks-very-speculative-556928
Irish Aviation News:
ARI builds Balkan footprint with store opening at Podgorica Airport
Read more: https://www.moodiedavittreport.com/ari-builds-balkan-footprint-with-store-opening-at-podgorica-airport/
Aviation roadmap calls for the restart of air travel this summer
Read more: https://www.newstalk.com/news/aviation-roadmap-calls-for-the-restart-of-air-travel-this-summer-1180395
Brand USA to host Focus on UK & Ireland
Read more: https://abtamag.com/2021/04/15/brand-usa-to-host-focus-on-uk-ireland/
Ireland’s Aviation Restart Plan 2021
Read more: https://recoveririshaviation.ie/wp-content/uploads/2021/04/Aviation-Restart-Plan-.pdf
Dublin Airport deploys WebTrak for data on flight paths and noise levels
Read more: https://www.airport-technology.com/news/dublin-airport-webtrak-flight-paths/
In-depth interview with new British Airways CEO Sean Doyle
Read more: https://centreforaviation.com/analysis/video/in-depth-interview-with-new-british-airways-ceo-sean-doyle-1405
Ryanair to launch three news routes from Sofia in July
Read more: https://seenews.com/news/ryanair-to-launch-three-news-routes-from-sofia-in-july-736624
Ryanair to open three new bases in Greece in S21
Read more: https://www.ch-aviation.com/portal/news/101938-ryanair-to-open-three-new-bases-in-greece-in-s21
@AirlineFlyer What’s this? An international airline adding a new US city? Interesting! @airfrance to add @DENAirport to its route map with 3x weekly flights on a 787-9 starting July 2. AF says this is the first time a SkyTeam airline has connected Europe to Denver.
@Iceland_Review Established nearly two years ago, Play has yet to operate any flights and does not yet hold an air operator’s certificate.
@JBogaisky Delta’s revenue per available seat mile fell a staggering 46% to just 9 cents in the first quarter. More low-fare leisure travellers this summer aren’t going to boost that metric enough, writes @RazorbackDan via @forbes.
@JohnLStrickland #BritishAirways CEO Sean Doyle sees @Airbus #A380 having a key place in fleet/network once the pandemic is over Good to hear, BA’s are really young aircraft #airlines #CAPALive.
@lesliejosephs Delta president says later part of the year the airline will have a better opp to manage yields. read: higher fares coming if biz travel returns. Background on how rock-bottom fares are already harder to find.
Alliance airlines thrives during Covid using ‘flexible’ business model
Airlines not to serve meal on domestic flights under 2 hours
Airlines ready for more American travellers
Airline quarterly results kick off with Delta
Australia’s airlines still planning to resume international flights later this year