Published on August 5th, 2021 | by Trevor Buckley0
Daily Aviation Brief – 05/08/2021
Acumen Aviation Newsletters:
Certificate Program Engine Lease Management: https://bit.ly/2UOGs8g
North American Newsletter 4 August: https://bit.ly/3jlcroS
Irish Aviation Research Institute Blog Posts:
Aer Lingus awarded UK AOC registers first Airbus A330: https://bit.ly/3xbtEpG
N514MQ Airbus A320-214 c/n 3514 Macquarie AirFinance Registered at Toluca 30/07/21 ex XA-JCV.
OE-IWC Boeing 737-8AS(F) c/n 33612 ASL Airlines Belgium Ferried Ostrava-Paris CDG 23/07/21 after painting ex EI-DPO.
VP-CNV Airbus A330-302 c/n 623 Castlelake Ferried Ireland West Airport Knock-Kemble 26/07/21 ex A7-AEA.
Global Aviation News:
Astral Aviation CEO bullish on African air cargo growth
Read more: https://www.routesonline.com/news/29/breaking-news/296365/astral-aviation-ceo-bullish-on-african-air-cargo-growth/
Bluebird Nordic plans to increase its Boeing B737-800 fleet to 25 units by 2024
Resd more: https://newsroom.aviator.aero/bluebird-nordic-plans-to-increase-its-boeing-b737-800-fleet-to-25-units-by-2024/
BOC Aviation places six Boeing 787-9 aircraft with Norse Atlantic Airways
Read more: https://newsroom.aviator.aero/boc-aviation-places-six-aircraft-with-norse-atlantic-airways/
Delta Air Lines to ramp up Canada flying in September
Read more: https://www.routesonline.com/news/29/breaking-news/296415/delta-air-lines-to-ramp-up-canada-flying-in-september/
How Florida Tourism Is Winning the Race to Recovery
Read more: https://skift.com/2021/07/28/skift-global-forum-preview-how-florida-tourism-is-winning-the-race-to-recovery/
IATA Statement on UK Recognition of Vaccinated Travelers from the EU and US
Read more: https://www.iata.org/en/pressroom/pr/2021-07-28-03/
India’s airline capacity rebounds after latest COVID wave
Read more: https://centreforaviation.com/analysis/reports/indias-airline-capacity-rebounds-after-latest-covid-wave-569432
JetBlue Renews Long-Term Partnership Agreements with Barclays and Mastercard
Read more: http://blueir.investproductions.com/investor-relations/press-releases/2021/07-26-2021-140042681
Irish Aviation News:
Aer Lingus, JetBlue seek to expand codeshare pact
Read more: https://www.routesonline.com/news/29/breaking-news/296387/aer-lingus-jetblue-seek-to-expand-codeshare-pact/
Arena Capital: Launch of Irish Office and Appointment of Peter Blakeney as MD
Read more: https://newsroom.aviator.aero/arena-capital-launch-of-irish-office-and-appointment-of-peter-blakeney-as-md/
GECAS’ 737-800 Converted Freighter Fleet Climbing to over 40
Read more: https://newsroom.aviator.aero/gecas-737-800-converted-freighter-fleet-climbing-to-over-40/
Government Decision on new Coast Guard Aviation Service
Read more: https://www.gov.ie/en/press-release/c1b71-government-decision-on-new-coast-guard-aviation-service/
Green aviation opportunity for Shannon Airport
Read more: https://clarechampion.ie/green-aviation-opportunity-for-shannon-airport/
IAG retaining former Aer Lingus A350order to gain flexibility
Read more: https://www.flightglobal.com/airlines/iag-retaining-former-aer-lingus-a350-order-to-gain-flexibility/144861.article
Ireland West Airport welcomes announcement of new weekly winter service to Malaga with Ryanair
Read more: https://www.irelandwestairport.com/news/ireland-west-airport-welcomes-announcement-of-new-weekly-winter-service-to-malaga-with-ryanair
Northern Ireland Executive Agrees to Follow Rest of UK in Relaxing Travel Rules for US and EU Visitors
Read more: https://nitravelnews.com/news/northern-ireland-executive-agrees-to-follow-rest-of-uk-in-relaxing-travel-rules-for-us-and-eu-visitors/
Potential for Air Corps as “Hybrid” Option in Government Decision on New Coast Guard Aviation Service
Read more: https://afloat.ie/safety/coastguard/item/51305-potential-for-air-corps-as-hybrid-option-in-government-decision-on-new-coast-guard-aviation-service
Squawk 7000 – Each airplane has its own story – The Shannon Aviation Museum
Read more: https://flyinginireland.com/2021/08/squawk-7000-each-airplane-has-its-own-story-the-shannon-aviation-museum/
@CAPA_Aviation Air Greenland reported a profit of EUR4.1million for 2020 – a 65.5% loss on the previous year. However, CEO Jacob Nitter Sørensen is optimistic that demand will return as soon as Government restrictions are lifted. #CAPALive.
@David_Slotnick Delta President Glen Hauenstein cites “powerful brand, strong competitive advantage, and product differentiation” as helping the airline. Bastian discussed similar. Notable as United comes for that same premium brand.
@hharteveldt “I’m encouraged by the pace of the recovery and encouraged about the future” says
@Delta President Glen Hauenstein. Demand returned at accelerated rate,” resulting in $2.9B revenue improvement from March quarter. $DAL.
@hharteveldt .@Delta President Glen Hauenstein says small/mid-size business travel now 50% recovered. #businesstravel #airline #economy $DAL.
@hharteveldt “We are starting to see signs of a resurgence in business travel…” says @Delta CEO Ed Bastian on #airline’s Q2 2021 earnings call. Delta expects biz travel to be 60% recovered by end of Sept. quarter. #businesstravel #economy $DAL.
@British_Airways (IAG Cargo) on uplifting a record of 48,500kg of cargo only flight from BLR to London, on an A350-1000 a/c. The flight comprised of a mix of products including perishables (baby-corn & other fresh vegetables), automotive & pharma.
David Neeleman on Lilium and Azul Airlines strategic alliance
Each airplane has its own story – The Shannon Aviation Museum
Hawaiian Airlines President & CEO: We’ve seen a very strong recovery in demand
IATA DG Willie Walsh Sees ‘Three-Speed’ Recovery in Air Travel
Porter Airlines eyes expansion as air travel set to take off again