Published on August 17th, 2021 | by Trevor Buckley0
Daily Aviation Brief – 17/08/2021
Acumen Aviation Newsletters:
Certificate Program Engine Lease Management: https://bit.ly/2UOGs8
China Aviation Industry Newsletter 16 August: https://bit.ly/3yQgU9G
India Aviation Industry Newsletter 16 August: https://bit.ly/3AOSZrt
Irish Aircraft Leasing Newsletter 16 August: https://bit.ly/3yQJEyR
Irish Commercial Aircraft Update 16 August: https://bit.ly/3g76k6V
North American Newsletter 16 August: https://bit.ly/3xQxVPE
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
9H-VUA Boeing 737-8-200 c/n 65874 Malta Air Delivered Boeing Field-Dublin 05/08/21.
9H-VUB Boeing 737-8-200 c/n 65877 Malta Air Delivered Boeing Field-Dublin 27/07/21.
9H-VUD Boeing 737-8-200 c/n 65878 Malta Air Delivered Boeing Field-Dublin 30/07/21.
Global Aviation News:
IndiGo expands network to add Gwalior
Read more: https://networkthoughts.com/2021/08/13/indigo-expands-network-to-add-gwalior/
JetBlue Shakes Up Transatlantic Market with Service Between New York and London
Read more: https://newsroom.aviator.aero/jetblue-shakes-up-transatlantic-market-with-service-between-new-york-and-london/
MIA has been trying to lure low-cost carriers for 20 years. It’s finally taking off
Read more: https://www.miamiherald.com/news/business/tourism-cruises/article253282933.html
Qatar Airways goes its own way with aggressive Covid-19 strategy
Read more: https://www.travelweekly.com/Travel-News/Airline-News/Qatar-Airways-upped-its-game-in-the-US-during-the-pandemic
Sarajevo Airport negotiating US, Canada and China flights
Read more: https://www.exyuaviation.com/2021/08/sarajevo-airport-negotiating-us-canada.html
Singapore Airlines Announces Launch Of Los Angeles (Lax) – Taipei (Tpe) Flights
Read more: https://newsroom.aviator.aero/singapore-airlines-announces-launch-of-los-angeles-lax-taipei-tpe-flights/
Spicejet passengers can now book airport transfers mid-air on Spicescreen
Read more: https://www.businesstraveller.com/business-travel/2021/08/12/spicejet-passengers-can-now-book-airport-transfers-mid-air-on-spicescreen/
Irish Aviation News:
Avolon to Lease A330s to Heston Airlines
Read more: https://flyinginireland.com/2021/08/avolon-to-lease-a330s-to-heston-airlines/
Decision of the Aviation Appeals Panel 2021
Read more: https://www.aviationreg.ie/news/decision-of-the-aviation-appeals-panel-2021.1052.html
EAG opts for hydrogen fuel cells on 90-seater, as CityJet backs programme
Read more: https://www.flightglobal.com/airframers/eag-opts-for-hydrogen-fuel-cells-on-90-seater-as-cityjet-backs-programme/145018.article
How this air ambulance helicopter pilot ‘can be almost anywhere in Munster within 20-25 minutes’
Read more: https://www.independent.ie/business/farming/rural-life/how-this-air-ambulance-helicopter-pilot-can-be-almost-anywhere-in-munster-within-20-25-minutes-and-how-he-puts-his-farming-knowledge-to-good-use-on-rescue-missions-40733287.html
IAI and GECAS Begin First Boeing 777-300ERSF Passenger to Freighter Conversion
Read more: https://www.iai.co.il/iai-and-gecas-begin-first-boeing-777-300ersf-passenger-to-freighter-conversion
Perseverance pulled airlines through worst year on record – IATA DG Willie Walsh
Read more: https://www.airlines.iata.org/analysis/airlines-struggle-through-the-worst-year-on-record
Ryanair: Strong Signs Of Growing Recovery
Read more: https://seekingalpha.com/article/4447651-ryanair-strong-signs-of-growing-recovery
@hharteveldt 3/4 of top-tier @united Premier MileagePlus members have already flown UA or have bookings made $UAL #airline #travel #loyalty.
@hharteveldt About 60% of @united ‘s Q3 revenue now on the books, . “Booking curve isn’t exactly normal yet, but it’s getting there.” $UAL.
@hharteveldt .@united survey of business travelers shows 90% expect to return to business travel later this year $UAL #airline #businesstravel.
@hharteveldt Grounded @united 777s are used mostly for domestic routes, esp. mainland-Hawaii. UA “disappointed” these planes are still grounded. “We really want those aircraft back.” $UAL.
@LuxeTiffany 59% of people have a summer vacation booked according to @Virtuoso #VirtuosoTravel.
Former Spirit Airlines CEO Ben Baldanza on vaccine mandate debate
In the Making: First #A220 to Air Austral
JetBlue CEO Robin Hayes Sees Only a Short-Term Covid Impact on Demand
NTSB Press Briefing: Preventing turbulence-related injuries in Part 121 air carrier operations
Travel Q&A Newstalk Lunchtime Live Eoghan Corry & Andrea Gilligan