Published on August 16th, 2021 | by Trevor Buckley0
Daily Aviation Brief – 16/08/2021
Acumen Aviation Newsletters:
Certificate Program Engine Lease Management: https://bit.ly/2UOGs8g
China Aviation Industry Newsletter 9 August: https://bit.ly/3CvFVJr
India Aviation Industry Newsletter 9 August: https://bit.ly/3xvZCwP
Irish Aircraft Leasing Newsletter 9 August: https://bit.ly/3yAEcjx
Irish Commercial Aircraft Update 9 August: https://bit.ly/3ixnTyD
North American Newsletter 9 August: https://bit.ly/3ivaYNx
Irish Aviation Research Institute Blog Posts:
Aer Lingus Resumes Dublin to Washington Dulles route: https://bit.ly/3m8oNDX
airBaltic extends European partnership with AVIAREPS to Ireland: https://bit.ly/3m2pG0x
Delta Airlines Resumes New York JFK to Dublin route: https://bit.ly/3m3OFRo
EI-GUG Airbus A320-232 c/n 4156 Klaatu Aviation Leasing Ferried Hyderabad-Colombo-Jakarta 10-11/08/21 ex VT-IGJ.
EI-GVW Boeing 737-7K2 c/n 38127 Eznis Airways Delivered Lleida-Lagos 11/08/21 ex PH-BGP.
LZ-DBR Boeing 737-8GJ c/n 39428 DAE Capital Ferried Istanbul-Amman 12/08/21 ex TC-SCK.
Global Aviation News:
Air Canada Completes Refinancing Transaction exceeding C$7.1 Billion
Read more: https://newsroom.aviator.aero/air-canada-completes-refinancing-transaction-exceeding-c-7-1-billion/
Barcelona Airport to become an ‘intercontinental hub’
Read more: https://centreforaviation.com/analysis/reports/barcelona-airport-to-become-an-intercontinental-hub-570627
Cargojet Announces A Strategic Minority Investment In 21Air
Read more: https://newsroom.aviator.aero/cargojet-announces-a-strategic-minority-investment-in-21air/
Croatia Airlines plans twelve international routes in winter
Read more: https://www.exyuaviation.com/2021/08/croatia-airlines-plans-twelve.html
Electric air taxi start-up Joby Aviation begins trading on NYSE after SPAC merger
Resd more: https://www.cnbc.com/2021/08/11/joby-aviation-begins-trading-on-nyse-after-spac-merger.html
Embraer’s Eve and Kenya Airways partner on the future of Urban Air Mobility
Read more: https://newsroom.aviator.aero/embraers-eve-and-kenya-airways-partner-on-the-future-of-urban-air-mobility/
Emirates ramps up operations and boosts connectivity across its network as travel restrictions continue to ease
Read more: https://www.emirates.com/media-centre/emirates-ramps-up-operations-and-boosts-connectivity-across-its-network-as-travel-restrictions-continue-to-ease/
Norse Atlantic Airways prepares for take-off in Q1/Q2 2022
Read more: https://newsroom.aviator.aero/norse-atlantic-airways-prepares-for-take-off-in-q1-q2-2022/
Irish Aviation News:
Aer Lingus gets CAA blessing for Manchester-US routes
Read more: https://www.ttgmedia.com/news/news/aer-lingus-gets-caa-blessing-for-manchester-us-routes-29928
A Brief History of Ryanair’s First-ever Flight
Read more: https://airwaysmag.com/airlines/ryanairs-first-ever-flight/
A Fond Farewell to the daa’s Siobhan O’Donnellhttps://ittn.ie/news/a-fond-farewell-to-the-daas-siobhan-odonnell/
ANITA Join Calls for Urgent Testing Review
Read more: https://nitravelnews.com/news/anita-join-calls-for-urgent-testing-review/
Another chapter in saving Garuda: Lessons from the AerCap deal
Read more: https://www.thejakartapost.com/paper/2021/08/08/another-chapter-in-saving-garuda-lessons-from-the-aercap-deal.html.
IOM-Dublin airlink talks continue with Emerald Airlines
Read more: https://www.manxradio.com/news/isle-of-man-business/iom-dublin-airlink-talks-continue/
Irish Aviation Golf Challenge raises €15,000 for Offaly SVP
Read more: https://www.offalyexpress.ie/news/offaly-life/656458/offaly-golfers-raise-15-000-for-offaly-svp.html
Irish Air Corps to feature at Portlaoise event
Read more: https://laois-nationalist.ie/2021/08/11/irish-air-corps-to-feature-at-portlaoise-event/
Israir orders Pitch PF3000 seats from Northern Ireland based Causeway Aero Group
Read more: https://www.arabianaerospace.aero/israir-orders-pitch-pf3000-seats-from-causeway-aero-group.html
Ryanair DAC CEO: ‘I think we have the scale this time’ for Nordic markets
Read more: https://centreforaviation.com/news/ryanair-dac-ceo-i-think-we-have-the-scale-this-time-for-nordic-markets-1079582
@EmeraldMedia @AmpaireInc celebrates the first hybrid electric flights in Scotland crossing the Pentland Firth from Kirkwall Airport to Wick John O’Groats Airport on mainland Scotland. This marks the first set of demonstration flights in the UK.
@Finnair Starting 16 August, we will no longer accept fabric masks on our flights. We accept surgical masks, FFP2 or FFP3 respirator masks without a valve or other valve free masks with the same standard (N95). Please remember you need to wear a mask throughout the entire journey.
@goinglala UK slot relief granted for the Winter in line with the industry approach @ACIWorld and @IATA supported | airlines can return series slots early with alleviation from use | 50% slot use | enhanced force majeure for non use. Timely and very much welcomed news!.
@MoCA_GoI Domestic aviation operations soaring with all Covid Protocols in place. On 12th August 2021. 1,97,804 passengers on 1,770 flights. Total flight movements: 3,536. Total passengers : 3,95,653.
@MrrMukherjee India’s domestic pax for CY2021 first time crosses that of CY20 Note 7 months period from Jan to Jul 2020, Jan to mid Mar’20 almost seen regular ops in domestic followed by complete closure in Apr-May while there was no closure in 2021 but the second wave wrecked havoc! #aviation.
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Eoghan Corry Morning Ireland US allows vaccinated passengers