Published on April 28th, 2021 | by Alan Dwyer0
Daily Aviation Brief – 28/04/2021
Acumen Aviation Newsletters:
Webinar: Focusing On Asset Management And Commercial Aircraft Values: https://lnkd.in/eaVZKAD
China Aviation Industry Newsletter 26 April: https://bit.ly/3nnHlyp
India Aviation Industry Newsletter 26 April: https://bit.ly/3gFIwYU
Irish Aircraft Leasing Newsletter 26 April: https://bit.ly/3xq7scJ
Irish Commercial Aircraft Update 26 April: https://bit.ly/3sTnbxw
North American Newsletter 26 April:https://bit.ly/3gDYrGS
Irish Aviation Research Institute Blog Posts:
Aer Lingus Airbus A321LR EI-LRH Delivered: https://bit.ly/3xwSSjR
ASL Airlines Ireland Phases out ATR42 Operations: https://bit.ly/2QuAlDX
DHL Express Establishes New Cargo Operation At Cork Airport: https://bit.ly/3sQVIfJ
Aircraft Update:N251GE Boeing 737-86N c/n 32687 GECAS Registered at Jinan 23/04/21 ex B-5308.
N713MQ Boeing 737-73V c/n 30713 Macquarie AirFinance Registered at Goodyear 23/04/21 ex C-FTWJ.
N859AM Boeing 737-8Q8(F) c/n 32796 AerCap Ferried Miami-Dothan 23/04/21 ex 5B-DBU.
Global Aviation News:
Dubai’s Emirates airline dons many hats: Flagship airline, global brand, pandemic champion
Read more: https://gulfnews.com/uae-success-stories/watch-dubais-emirates-airline-dons-many-hats-flagship-airline-global-brand-pandemic-champion-1.1615136552246
Emirates restarts flights to Mexico City via Barcelona
Read more: https://www.emirates.com/media-centre/emirates-restarts-flights-to-mexico-city-via-barcelona/
Ethiopian Launches High-End COVID-19 Testing Lab at its Hub
Read more: https://corporate.ethiopianairlines.com/Press-release-open-page/ethiopian-launches-high-end-covid-19-testing-lab-at-its-hub
E.U. Set to Let Vaccinated U.S. Tourists Visit This Summer
Finnair to fly to over 60 destinations in summer 2021 – flights to be added as travel gradually opens
Read more: https://newsroom.aviator.aero/finnair-to-fly-to-over-60-destinations-in-summer-2021-flights-to-be-added-as-travel-gradually-opens/
Fitch Rates BOC Aviation (USA)’s Proposed Guaranteed Senior Unsecured Notes ‘A-(EXP)’
Read more: https://www.fitchratings.com/research/non-bank-financial-institutions/fitch-rates-boc-aviation-usa-proposed-guaranteed-senior-unsecured-notes-a-exp-22-04-2021
GAMECO Completed their First CAAC-registered 737-800 Boeing Converted Freighter Apr. 26, 2021
Read more: https://newsroom.aviator.aero/gameco-completed-their-first-caac-registered-737-800-boeing-converted-freighterapr-26-2021/
Global Crossing Airlines Provides Details on Spin-Out of Canada Jetlines
Read more: https://newsroom.aviator.aero/volaris-announces-the-addition-of-eight-incremental-a320-neo-aircraft-in-2021/
Gulf Air and Saudi Arabian Airlines (SAUDIA) Hold Talks to Enhance Partnership
Read more: https://newsroom.aviator.aero/gulf-air-and-saudi-arabian-airlines-saudia-hold-talks-to-enhance-partnership/
Irish Aviation News:
IAA launches consultation on rules for drones / UAS in the Dublin area
Read more: https://www.iaa.ie/news/2021/04/21/iaa-launches-consultation-on-rules-for-drones-uas-in-the-dublin-area
IATA CEO Willie Walsh hits out at Covid-19 PCR test profiteering
Read more: https://www.rte.ie/news/business/2021/0420/1210928-willie-walsh-on-f-pcr-testing/
Ireland must move fast to exploit ‘pent-up demand’ of vaccinated US tourists
Read more: https://www.irishtimes.com/news/ireland/irish-news/ireland-must-move-fast-to-exploit-pent-up-demand-of-vaccinated-us-tourists-1.4547981
ITTN Group Appoints Joan Scales as Editor of ITTN Ireland
Read more: https://www.ittn.ie/ireland/news/ittn-group-appoints-joan-scales-as-editor-of-ittn-ireland/
IWAK managing director Joe Gilmore looks ahead to resumption of flights
Read more: https://www.midwestradio.ie/index.php/news/46955-iwak-managing-director-joe-gilmore-looks-ahead-to-resumption-of-flights
Ryanair has compelling outlook for summer 2022, says Credit Suisse
Read more: https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/947368/ryanair-has-compelling-outlook-for-summer-2022-says-credit-suisse-947368.html
Ryanair launches 4 new routes and additional flights from Brussels South Charleroi for Summer ‘21
Read more: https://www.aviation24.be/airlines/ryanair/ryanair-launches-4-new-routes-and-additional-flights-from-brussels-south-charleroi-for-summer-21/
Squawk 7000 News – April 26th, 2021Podcast: https://flyinginireland.com/2021/04/squawk-7000-news-april-26th-2021/
@ByERussell “We anticipate returning to profitability in Q3,” says Alaska CEO Minicucci. $ALK.
@ByERussell With the leisure travel recovery seemingly firmly ensconced in the U.S., American Airlines is pivoting to raising yields — in other words, boosting fares — in its drive back to profitability. $AAL.
@CAPA_Aviation .@eurowings Chairman and CEO Jens Bischof: We cannot do it cheaper than @Ryanair, there’s no doubt. But we can do it better. We can adapt more to the needs of the customer. #CAPALive.
@CAPA_Aviation .@GulfAir Acting CEO, Captain Waleed Abdulhameed Al Alawi: Operating cargo only service with @Boeing 787s as well as narrow bodies was very important to keep us going amid the impacts of COVID-19. We still utilise some of the cabin space for cargo. #CAPALive.
@CAPA_Aviation .@KLM MD and CFO Erik Swelheim: In 2020 our strategy was to maintain our network as much as possible, and thanks to cargo we continued to serve almost 90% of our destinations. #CAPALive.
Stobart Air bought by Isle of Man based Ettyl
The Flight of the Bremen
United CEO: Domestic leisure travel demand up, business travel still down
UPS acquires 10 eVTOLs from Beta Technology