Published on December 8th, 2021 | by Trevor Buckley0
Daily Aviation Brief – 08/12/2021
Acumen Aviation Newsletters:
Acumen Aviation and SWIMS Aviation South Korea, sign partnership agreement to deliver aircraft leasing and financing courses in Korean: https://bit.ly/3p3znvG
China Aviation Industry Newsletter 6 December: https://bit.ly/31tKExz
India Aviation Industry Newsletter 6 December: https://bit.ly/3Ds8bfa
Irish Aircraft Leasing Newsletter 6 December: https://bit.ly/3pv1WlT
Irish Commercial Aircraft Update 6 December: https://bit.ly/3dmg0se
North American Newsletter 6 December: https://bit.ly/31tL3QB
Irish Aviation Research Institute Blog Posts:
Aer Lingus re-connects Ireland to Sunshine State with Dublin to Orlando route: https://bit.ly/3o03BQN
Aeromexico adds trio of Irish Registered Boeing 737-8 MAX Aircraft: https://bit.ly/310vMpQ
EI-HEN Boeing 737-8200 Ryanair Positions to Dublin to Funchal for new base announcement: https://bit.ly/3cU0mEr
EI-DDH Boeing 777-243(ER) c/n 32784 Alitalia Ferried Rome Fiumicino-Newark-Roswell 02/12/21.
EI-KDE Airbus A321-271N c/n 8090 Air Astana Registered at Almaty 02/12/21 ex P4-KDE.
OE-LDK Boeing 737-8 c/n 43001 SMBC Aviation Capital Ferried Hang Nadim-Al Bateen Executive-Prague 01/12/21 ex PK-LQQ.
Global Aviation News:
CXO Talks: IndiGo CSRO Sanjay Kumar says product definition for the XLR is ongoing; Zero-bag fares are coming
Read more: https://livefromalounge.com/cxo-talks-indigo-csro-sanjay-kumar/
LATAM Airlines Group Files Plan of Reorganization with Support of Key Stakeholders
Read more: https://newsroom.aviator.aero/latam-airlines-group-files-plan-of-reorganization-with-support-of-key-stakeholders/
Longhaul low cost widebody services re-emerge in Asia. Part 1
Read more: https://centreforaviation.com/analysis/reports/longhaul-low-cost-widebody-services-re-emerge-in-asia-part-1-588016
Norwegian Air Shuttle Signs Lease For Two Boeing 737 MAX 8 Aircraft
Read more: https://travelweekly.co.uk/news/air/norwegian-air-to-lease-boeing-737-max-aircraft
Pratt & Whitney Introduces GTF Advantage for Airbus A320neo Aircraft Family to Extend Industry Leadership in Sustainability and Customer Value
Read more: https://newsroom.aviator.aero/pratt-whitney-introduces-gtf-advantage-for-airbus-a320neo-aircraft-family-to-extend-industry-leadership-in-sustainability-and-customer-value/
Qatar Airways to Launch Flights to Tashkent from 17 January 2022
Read more: https://newsroom.aviator.aero/qatar-airways-to-launch-flights-to-tashkent-from-17-january-2022/
SAS to launch new ‘low cost’ brand Connect early 2022
Read more: https://airinsight.com/sas-to-launch-new-low-cost-brand-connect-early-2022/
WHO advice for international traffic in relation to the SARS-CoV-2 Omicron variant (B.1.1.529)
Read more: https://www.who.int/news-room/articles-detail/who-advice-for-international-traffic-in-relation-to-the-sars-cov-2-omicron-variant
Irish Aviation News:
Aer Lingus ‘in dialogue’ with State over further loans to boost liquidity
Read more: https://www.irishexaminer.com/business/companies/arid-40738173.html
Avolon delivers first A330neo aircraft to Cebu Pacific
Read more: https://www.avolon.aero/newsroom-and-thoughts/first-of0eight-a33oneo-aircraft-at-cebu-pacific
Dublin, Madrid & Brussels added to PLAY´s Summer Schedule
Read more: https://www.flyplay.com/dublin-madrid-brussels-added-to-plays-summer-schedule
EFW starts into 1st U.S. P2F conversion for GTLK Europe at VT San Antonio Aerospace
Read more: https://newsroom.aviator.aero/efw-starts-into-1st-u-s-p2f-conversion-for-gtlk-europe-at-vt-san-antonio-aerospace/
Finnair boosts capacity from Ireland to Finland to meet demand
Read more: https://ittn.ie/news/finnair-boosts-capacity-from-ireland-to-finland/
IATA Director General, Willie Walsh, reflects on how govts around the Globe with meridians are reacting to the #omicron variant
Read more: https://www.iata.org/en/pressroom/dg-blog/omicron-variant/
Jackson Square Aviation Announces Financing of one Airbus A321neo Aircraft to Pegasus Airlines
Read more: https://newsroom.aviator.aero/jackson-square-aviation-announces-financing-of-one-airbus-a321neo-aircraft-to-pegasus-airlines/
Ryanair Condemns Government / NPHET Nonsense On New Air Travel Policy
Read more: https://corporate.ryanair.com/news/ryanair-condemns-government-nphet-nonsense-on-new-air-travel-policy/?market=ie
@ByERussell “They have deep in their DNA extreme professionalism and competence. Kenya Airways and South African Airways are two airlines that should survive, but they have to figure out how.” – @shakeeladam.
@ByERussell United Airlines’ recent exit from 9 smaller U.S. markets? “Not enough pilots. It’s simple,” said CEO Scott Kirby.
@ByERussell What was that about Italy being an “investible” market from Wizz Air CEO József Váradi, again? The airline is adding 13 new routes from Rome Fiumicino in June and September, and basing a 5th A321neo there.
@cristianxbalo #emirates A380 A6-EES back from storage and maintenance into line operations as EK73 to @ParisAeroport Total A380s back to flying 56 out of 117.
@dehavillandAIR We’re delighted to welcome the new Flybe Ltd to the Dash 8-400 family of operators, and to see the return of highly efficient regional air service to the communities it will serve.
Airline demand will continue through end of year: Cowen’s Helane Becker
Airline profitability will be a mixed bag in Q4: Citi airlines analyst
Having a domestic market will be a ‘massive advantage’ for airlines, says aviation firm
Travel Restrictions Are Wrong Thing to Do: Virgin Atlantic CEO Shai Weiss
Travel Bans Won’t Stop Omicron Variant: WHO director general Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus