Published on May 20th, 2021 | by Alan Dwyer0
Daily Aviation Brief – 20/05/2021
Acumen Aviation Newsletters:
Acumen Aviation launches Aircraft Values product: https://bit.ly/33EdOr4
China Aviation Industry Newsletter 17 May: https://bit.ly/3uTighX
India Aviation Industry Newsletter 17 May: https://bit.ly/2RiaD6a
Irish Aircraft Leasing Newsletter 17 May: https://bit.ly/3tTsRIi
Irish Commercial Aircraft Update 17 May: https://bit.ly/33NM6Z0
North American Newsletter 17 May: https://bit.ly/3fmcAGw
Irish Aviation Research Institute Blog Posts:
Aer Lingus re-instates Airbus A330 on Dublin Boston route three times weekly: https://bit.ly/3ojsqFW
First Airbus A330 lands in Ireland West Airport Knock: https://bit.ly/3hrv9Mf
Former Irish Boeing 747-400s de-registered in Teruel: https://bit.ly/33MaRVE
United Nations Boeing 767-300(ER) operates Beirut troop charter: https://bit.ly/3waLjOi
EI-GPN ATR72-212A(600) c/n 1300 Commuter Aircraft Leasing Ferried Toulouse-Francazal-Exeter-14/05/21 ex G-FBXC.
EI-GPO ATR72-212A(500) c/n 1315 Commuter Aircraft Leasing Ferried Toulouse-Francazal-Exeter 28/04/21 ex G-FBXD.
EI-GUK Boeing 737-82R c/n 40014 Flyr painted at Shannon 21/04/21 to become LN-FGA.
Global Aviation News:
Air Serbia To Increase Traffic Toward The Russian Federation
Read more: https://newsroom.aviator.aero/air-serbia-to-increase-traffic-toward-the-russian-federation/
Aviation Capital Group Announces Delivery of A321neo to Juneyao Airlines
Read more: https://newsroom.aviator.aero/aviation-capital-group-announces-delivery-of-a321neo-to-juneyao-airlines/
Aviation Capital Group Adds First A220 to its Portfolio
Read more: https://newsroom.aviator.aero/aviation-capital-group-adds-first-a220-to-its-portfolio/
AvAir Named No. 1 Parts Supplier Globally
Read more: https://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/avair-named-no-1-parts-supplier-globally-301285279.html
Boeing set to resume 737 Max deliveries, airlines start repairs after FAA approves electrical issue fix
Read more: https://www.cnbc.com/2021/05/13/airlines-start-repairing-737-max-planes-grounded-by-electrical-issue.html
Budapest Airport aims for China cargo with dedicated facilities
Read more: https://www.aircargonews.net/cargo-airport/budapest-airport-aims-for-china-cargo-with-dedicated-facilities/
Cathay Sells Dollar Bonds as Investors See Aviation’s Prospects Improving
Read more: https://www.wsj.com/articles/cathay-pacific-sells-dollar-bonds-as-covid-19-saps-demand-for-air-travel-11620717674
China’s Dalian set for world’s largest offshore airport as Beijing tries to revive moribund northeast
Read more: https://www.scmp.com/economy/china-economy/article/3131815/chinas-dalian-set-worlds-largest-offshore-airport-beijing
Vistara non-stop flights to US: The challenges and opportunities for the Tata-SIA airline
Read more: https://www.moneycontrol.com/news/business/vistara-non-stop-flights-to-us-the-challenges-and-opportunities-for-the-tata-sia-airline-6832001.html
Irish Aviation News:
AerCap Holdings N.V. Reports Financial Results for the First Quarter 2021
Read more: https://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/aercap-holdings-nv-reports-financial-results-for-the-first-quarter-2021-301278530.html
Aer Lingus Regional to Serve Cardiff from Belfast City Airport
Read more: https://www.belfastcityairport.com/news/aer-lingus-regional-cardiff-from-belfast
Air Canada Introduces Connecting Service to Hawaii from Dublin
Read more: https://ittn.ie/news/air-canada-introduces-connecting-service-to-hawaii-from-dublin/
Aircastle Delivers the Second of Fifteen Embraer 195 E2 Aircraft to KLM Cityhopper
Read more: https://newsroom.aviator.aero/aircastle-delivers-the-second-of-fifteen-embraer-195-e2-aircraft-to-klm-cityhopper/
ASL Announces Senior Group Appointment
Read more: https://newsroom.aviator.aero/asl-announces-senior-group-appointment/
Aviation Update – Avolon CEO Domhnal Slattery – The Business RTE
Fireside Chat with Willie Walsh, IATA CEO And Director General Tuesday 25 May
Read more: https://www.bigmarker.com/aviation-week-network/Fireside-Chat-with-Willie-Walsh-IATA-CEO-And-Director-General-5976142c62e7c0b94cbb6885
UK flights to US forecast to relaunch ‘by end of June’ – Eurocontrol DG Eamonn Brennan
Read more: https://travelweekly.co.uk/news/air/uk-flights-to-us-forecast-to-relaunch-by-end-of-june
@lesliejosephs Airline ticket spending shooting up from last year (before it turned negative w refunds/cancellations) but still down 25%+ from 2019, according to BofA report.
@lesliejosephs Low-cost airlines more upbeat but demand not back to normal. Allegiant Air pres: “Given our domestic leisure-focused business model, we are in a better position than other carriers to look beyond a month without hope and a prayer being part of the commentary.” $ALGT up 4%+ premkt.
@lesliejosephs Sun Country CEO Jude Bricker expects “stable volumes” from cargo business. Airline is another that flies Amazon’s air arm. Cargo revenue was $21.6M vs $127.6 total revenue for Q1 (started Amazon flights in May 2020) $SNCY.
@PlayAirlines We have Acquired our Air Operators Certificate from The Icelandic Transport Authority ICETRA. After long preparations, the certificate for our first Airbus A321NEO airplane TF-AEW has been signed. #flyPLAY #airbusA321.
@SPD_travels New |Cathay Pacific have scheduled 8 Hong Kong-Manchester flights between 24th Aug and 9th Sept with the A350. This is likely to be student traffic. Normal flights are slated to begin on 31st Oct, although obviously subject to change. Thanks to the aero network for highlighting.
Aviation StraightTalk Live with Heathrow CEO, John Holland-Kaye
Calls to rename Dublin Airport after former Taoiseach Seán Lemass
EK2021: Emirates Fully Vaccinated Flight
Flying the Largest Airbus Twin – A350-1000 Qatar Airways
RDS Vision 2030: The Future of Sustainable Travel and Tourism