Published on July 21st, 2021 | by Trevor Buckley0
Daily Aviation Brief – 21/07/2021
Acumen Aviation Newsletters:
India Aviation Industry Newsletter 20 July: https://bit.ly/3hRQY7r
Irish Aircraft Leasing Newsletter 20 July: https://bit.ly/3ixqqrh
Irish Commercial Aircraft Update 20 July: https://bit.ly/3hQWN51
North American Newsletter 20 July: https://bit.ly/3kFB41I
Irish Aviation Research Institute Blog Posts:
Aer Lingus Airbus A321LR EI-LRF Enters Revenue Service: https://bit.ly/3kwi7Pb
Boeing delivers first Boeing 737-8-200 to Malta Air: https://bit.ly/3Bci8xq
Dublin and Cork Airports Launch New Television Commercial Aimed At Rekindling The Joy of Flying ‘Ready When You Are’: https://bit.ly/36IIU2o
D-AEUA Airbus A321-211 c/n 1988 Lufthansa Technik Ferried Shannon-Lasham 15/07/21 prior cargo conversion.
N841SY Boeing 737-8JP c/n 40865 Sun Country Airlines Registered at Kaunas 15/07/21 ex EI-FHP.
OE-ISW Airbus A320-232 c/n 4323 JLPS Leasing Stella Registered at Budapest 16/07/21 ex HA-LWT.
Global Aviation News:
Allegiant’s Melbourne flights are ‘use-it-or-lose-it’ scenario for future growth
Read more: https://eu.floridatoday.com/story/money/business/2021/07/16/airport-allegiants-melbourne-flights-use-lose-it-scenario-future-growth/7982081002/
Armenian state fund and Air Arabia to launch Armenian low cost airline
Read more: https://www.reuters.com/business/aerospace-defense/armenian-state-fund-air-arabia-launch-armenian-low-cost-airline-2021-07-14/
British Airways sees increase in demand following quarantine loosening
Read more: https://www.breakingtravelnews.com/news/article/british-airways-sees-increase-in-demand-following-quarantine-loosening/
Chinese domestic aviation returns to pre-epidemic level: CAAC
Read more: https://www.globaltimes.cn/page/202107/1228286.shtml
Croatia Airlines reaches 29% of pre-pandemic traffic
Read more: https://www.exyuaviation.com/2021/07/croatia-airlines-reaches-29-of-pre.html
Delta posts first profit since 2019 thanks to federal aid, improving revenue as travellers return
Read more: https://www.cnbc.com/2021/07/14/delta-air-lines-dal-results-q2-2021.html
Emirates celebrates three decades of service to Lebanon
Read more: https://www.emirates.com/media-centre/emirates-celebrates-three-decades-of-service-to-lebanon/
Government of Canada announces easing of border measures for fully vaccinated travellers
Read more: https://www.canada.ca/en/public-health/news/2021/07/government-of-canada-announces-easing-of-border-measures-for-fully-vaccinated-travellers.html
Norse Atlantic plans feeder agreements to support point to point network: CEO
Panasonic switches on XTS connectivity over ChinaRead more: https://runwaygirlnetwork.com/2021/07/13/panasonic-switches-xts-connectivity-over-china/
Irish Aviation News:
CPaT Announces New Contract with Irish Start-up carrier Emerald Airlines
Read more: https://www.cpat.com/news/cpat-announces-new-contract-with-ireland-start-up-emerald-airlines/
CEO Interview with Ryanair DAC, CEO, Eddie Wilson
Read more: https://centreforaviation.com/analysis/video/ceo-interview-with-ryanair-dac-ceo-eddie-wilson-1498
Eastern Airways to Start New Southampton to Dublin Route from 19th July
Read more: https://flyinginireland.com/2021/07/eastern-airways-to-start-new-dublin-route/
Emirates expect ‘tsunami’ of bookings as demand returns – Country Manager Enda Corneille
Read more: https://www.rte.ie/news/business/2021/0719/1236022-emirates-expect-tsunami-of-bookings-as-demand-returns/
Galway Airport to house film and TV studios
Read more: https://connachttribune.ie/galway-airport-to-house-film-and-tv-studios/
IAA Welcomes Re-opening of Aviation as a Day of Hope
Read more: https://www.iaa.ie/news/2021/07/19/iaa-welcomes-re-opening-of-aviation-as-a-day-of-hope
Ryanair DAC CEO: ‘You can sell anything… if the price is right’
Read more: https://centreforaviation.com/news/ryanair-dac-ceo-you-can-sell-anything-if-the-price-is-right-1080085
Squawk 7000 – The Flying Poet
Summer getaways will shift to autumn as tourists cautiously return to the skies
Read more: https://www.independent.ie/world-news/coronavirus/summer-getaways-will-shift-to-autumn-as-tourists-cautiously-return-to-the-skies-40662009.html
@ByERussell Looks like @united has added free inflight messaging — like at Delta — to its inflight connectivity offering on the 737 Max 8. #paxex.
@CAPA_Aviation .@IndiGo6E CCO William Boulter: There’s no change in our aircraft delivery schedule due to COVID-19. We are very much still on schedule, we have not delayed or deferred any aircraft orders from Airbus or ATR. #CAPALive.
@CAPA_Aviation .@lufthansa CEO Carsten Spohr said the group “wants to be one of the first” to pay back rescue funds received from the German Federal Government, and hopes to be able to do so before the federal elections, 16-Sep-2021.
@MaxK_J With regards to United’s @boomaero commitment, @Delta sustainability MD Amelia DeLuca tells #FIAConnect: “we know it takes it takes 2x as much SAF to power a supersonic jet”… (1/3).
@MoCA_GoI Asia Pacific Flight Training (APFT) has recently entered into an agreement with @AAI_Official to establish a Flight Training Organisation at Kalaburagi Airport in Karnataka. The facility will be set up on a Design, Build, Operate, Maintain and Transfer (DBOMT) basis.
Business travel ‘has still not been where it needs to be’: Former airline CEO
IATA Global Media Days – Challenges of Restart: A conversation, 7 & 8 July 2021
MICE Conversations – Roger Dow, President & CEO, U.S. Travel Association
Portlaoise Flyer comes home
Travel prices are ‘absolutely’ lower than pre-pandemic levels, says ODIGEO CEO Dana Dunne