Published on August 26th, 2021 | by Trevor Buckley0
Daily Aviation Brief – 26/08/2021
Acumen Aviation Newsletters:
Market Insights – Keys to effective aircraft repossessions:https://lnkd.in/eCK8HhYk
Certificate Program in Aircraft Maintenance Reserves Management:https://bit.ly/3jMIkXy
China Aviation Industry Newsletter 23 August:https://bit.ly/385bEmD
India Aviation Industry Newsletter 23 August: https://bit.ly/3sIIdk2
Irish Aircraft Leasing Newsletter 23 August: https://bit.ly/2WeyGVx
Irish Commercial Aircraft Update 23 August: https://bit.ly/3mojK22
North American Newsletter 23 August: https://bit.ly/3kfKwHd
Irish Aviation Research Institute Blog Posts:
Aer Lingus restores London Gatwick connectivity, increases New York JFK frequency: https://bit.ly/2W9fB79
Emirates to resume daily service on Dublin-Dubai Route from 5th October:https://bit.ly/3z7Blii
SmartLynx Airlines bases Airbus A320 in Dublin for Summer 2021: https://bit.ly/3kaOdhB
UR-RWE ATR72-212A(600) c/n 1222 Windrose Air Delivered Toulouse-Francazal-Kiev 19/08/21 ex 2-ATRB.
UR-SQP Boeing 737-8BK c/n 33029 SkyUp Airlines Delivered Shannon-Kiev 13/08/21 ex OE-IWY.
VQ-BDY Boeing 737-8BK c/n 29685 UTair Aviation Delivered Kaunas-Ufa International 14/08/21 ex 2-VSYM.
Global Aviation News:
Department of Defense Activates Civil Reserve Air Fleet to Assist With Afghanistan Efforts
Read more: https://www.defense.gov/Newsroom/Releases/Release/Article/2741564/department-of-defense-activates-civil-reserve-air-fleet-to-assist-with-afghanis/
PLAY seeks authority to launch maiden US routes
Read more: https://www.routesonline.com/news/29/breaking-news/296595/play-seeks-authority-to-launch-maiden-us-routes/
Qantas to lay out roadmap for restart of international flights
Read more: https://www.executivetraveller.com/news/qantas-roadmap-for-restart-of-international-flights-in-2022
SAS plans to operate robust network this fall
Read more: https://www.routesonline.com/news/29/breaking-news/296599/sas-plans-to-operate-robust-network-this-fall/
Singapore starts to reopen for travel, as ‘zero covid’ clips wings of rival Hong Kong
Read more: https://www.washingtonpost.com/world/asia_pacific/covid-quarantine-singapore-hong-kong/2021/08/20/35b9044e-00df-11ec-87e0-7e07bd9ce270_story.html
Scotland-US aviation: Virgin/Delta could replace United as leader
Read more: https://centreforaviation.com/analysis/reports/scotland-us-aviation-virgindelta-could-replace-united-as-leader-571832
SpiceJet CMD Ajay Singh 737 MAX will be flying again soon
Read more: https://www.livemint.com/companies/news/spicejet-expects-737max-to-make-comeback-soon-in-india-ajay-singh-11629110736807.html
Irish Aviation News:
Emerald Airlines Set for Take-off with Delivery of ATR72-600s
Read more: https://newsroom.aviator.aero/emerald-airlines-set-for-take-off-with-delivery-of-atr72-600s/
Hares in the long grass: increased aircraft related mortality of the Irish hare (Lepus timidus hibernicus) over a 30-year period at Ireland’s largest civil airport
Read more: https://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s10344-021-01517-y
Lobo’s Bill Wolf discusses eVTOL financing on Revolution.Aero virtual panel
Long-term cost deal between Ryanair & Shannon Airport gives template for further growth of services
Read more: https://www.clareecho.ie/long-term-cost-deal-between-ryanair-shannon-airport-gives-template-for-further-growth-of-services/
Malta Air to fly to Tel Aviv, Lisbon, and Parma from November
Read more: https://www.independent.com.mt/articles/2021-08-12/local-news/Malta-Air-to-launch-routes-to-Tel-Aviv-Lisbon-and-Parma-from-November-6736235918
Milestone provides two Airbus H145 to ‘Ultramarine’ expedition ship
Read more: https://milestoneaviation.com/milestone-provides-two-airbus-h145-to-ultramarine-expedition-ship/
Ryanair’s Eddie Wilson: ” You’ve got to give people confidence”
Read more: https://centreforaviation.com/analysis/reports/ryanairs-eddie-wilson–youve-got-to-give-people-confidence-568626
@HofmannAviation @flyethiopian establishes a global standard cargo Conversion program to convert the @Boeing 767-300 ER to dedicated freighter services in partnership agreement with Israel Aerospace Industries (IAI). The new conversion centre will operate from the Ethiopian MRO centre in Addis.
@hharteveldt .@delta says spending on co-brand @AmericanExpress cards is 115% of 2019 levels, despite travel spend being down $DAL.
@lesliejosephs American pausing plans to stop mainline pilot training at Charlotte/centralize in DFW. Spike in travel demand “led us to re-examine everything from our flight schedules to our pilot hiring and of course, the flight training needed to support it all.” Has 4 A320 Sims in use there.
@I_m_michael_asr The first A330 of @_flyPOP getting its paint. The new airline will offer low cost fares to destinations in India (Amritsar, Ahmedabad, Goa & Kolkata) from London @STN_Airport #AvGeek.
@metcalfealison1 As travel restrictions amended today for vaccinated US travellers to visit #Ireland , good to connect with US Marketing Partnership Group to discuss next steps & plans to restart travel & rebuild demand for remainder of 2021 & 2022 @TourismIreland #tourismrecovery.
Canadian airlines struggle to return to regular service
El Al to trial in-flight COVID testing
Heathrow COO: Seen “significant uptick” in travel, need U.S. to open up
ITTN Interview with Kevin Cullinane, Interim Group Head of Communications, daa
Travel agencies in Singapore see surge in interest in Germany and Brunei