Published on February 21st, 2022 | by Alan Dwyer0
Daily Aviation Brief – 21/02/2022
Acumen Aviation Newsletters:White Paper – Aircraft Leasing and the Ease of Doing Business in India: https://lnkd.in/eifpZJd
China Aviation Industry Newsletter 14 February: https://bit.ly/3GV3T1S
India Aviation Industry Newsletter 14 February: https://bit.ly/3JrThZP
Irish Aircraft Leasing Newsletter 14 February: https://bit.ly/3sDadWs
Irish Commercial Aircraft Update 14 February: https://bit.ly/3uP5Eef
North American Newsletter 14 February: https://bit.ly/3uMz78G
Irish Aviation Research Institute Blog Posts:
Aurigny accelerates new Guernsey to Dublin route start date to 16th March, adds third weekly frequency to meet demand:https://bit.ly/34ANthw
SAS Ireland adds 10th Airbus A320neo to expanding fleet: https://bit.ly/3rKRzg7
The Port of Seattle Authority announces Aer Lingus Dublin-SEA route resumes in May: https://bit.ly/3rNDtuo
EI-GCZ Airbus A330-223 c/n 739 I-Fly Ferried Moscow Vnukovo-Tallinn 16/02/22 after storage.
EI-GVO Boeing 737-8K5 c/n 34685 BBAM Aircraft Leasing Ferried Lleida–Alguaire-Novosibirsk-Jinan 16/02/22 prior P2F conversion.
N342BB Boeing 737-8Z9(F) c/n 304200 BBAM Aircraft Leasing Ferried Jinan-Seoul-Jinan 16-17/02/22.
OE-IFQ Airbus A320-232 c/n 3641 Bocomm Leasing Ferried CQM-Düsseldorf 17/0/22 ex HL7776.
VP-CBM Airbus A320-214 c/n 3631 GECAS Ferried San Jose-Bangor-Keflavik-Newquay 16-17/02/22 ex XA-BIG.
Global Aviation News:
Avelo appoints aviation analyst Hunter Keay as its CFO
Read more: https://www.flightglobal.com/strategy/avelo-appoints-aviation-analyst-hunter-keay-as-its-cfo/147542.article
Boeing Adds 767-300BCF Conversion Capacity to Support Growing Customer Demand
Read more: https://services.boeing.com/news/SAS2022/boeing-adds-767-300BCF-conversion-capacity-to-support-demand-sas2022?sf253553768=1
Domestic and international business travel bookings highest since May 2020
Read more: https://www.businesstravelnewseurope.com/Management/Domestic-and-international-business-travel-bookings-highest-since-May-2020
Here’s How IndiGo Evolved Into the Largest, Most Popular Airline in India
Read more: https://www.news18.com/news/auto/heres-how-indigo-evolved-into-the-largest-most-popular-airline-in-india-4649588.html
Indian Government signs MoU with Alliance Air Aviation to boost tourism in India
Read more: https://www.business-standard.com/article/economy-policy/govt-signs-mou-with-alliance-air-aviation-to-boost-tourism-in-india-122021701284_1.html
Indigo’s Franke bets on winning cost formula for Frontier-Spirit airline
Read more: https://www.reuters.com/business/aerospace-defense/indigos-franke-bets-winning-cost-formula-frontier-spirit-airline-2022-02-08/
International demand for travel to South East Asia soars
Read more: https://www.businesstravelnewseurope.com/Management/International-demand-for-South-East-Asia-soars
JetBue Adds 30 Airbus A220s to Order Book, Further Enhancing the Financial and Operational Performance of Its Next Generation Fleet
Read more: http://blueir.investproductions.com/investor-relations/press-releases/2022/02-15-2022-150021707
Irish Aviation News:
Aercap CEO Aengus Kelly on Aircraft Leasing Business
Aergo Capital announces the successful delivery of one (1) 737-800 aircraft
Read more: https://newsroom.aviator.aero/aergo-capital-announces-the-successful-delivery-of-one-1-737-800-aircraft/
An exciting development for Cork Airport – Ryanair DAC CEO Eddie Wilson
Read more: https://www.newstalk.com/podcasts/highlights-from-the-pat-kenny-show/an-exciting-development-for-cork-airport
ANA Aeroportos de Portugal (ANA) selects Aer Rianta International (ARI) for Duty Free Joint-Venture
Read more: https://www.ari.ie/news/ana-vinci-airports-selects-aer-rianta-international-ari-for-duty-free-joint-venture/
Atlantic Aviation Group (AAG) announces experienced senior appointments to drive growth strategy
Read more: https://newsroom.aviator.aero/atlantic-aviation-group-aag-announces-experienced-senior-appointments-to-drive-growth-strategy/
ASL to add ATR freighter trio
Read more: https://cargofacts.com/allposts/carriers/asl-to-add-atr-freighter-trio/
Cartrawler CEO Cormac Barry predicts strong year for travel as Covid rules ease
Read more: https://www.independent.ie/business/irish/cartrawler-boss-predicts-strong-year-for-travel-as-covid-rules-ease-41306603.html
European Aviation Wellbeing Conference 2022 Dublin 20 May
Read more: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/european-aviation-wellbeing-conference-2022-tickets-259087917937
Ryanair Group CEO O’Leary Sees ‘Dramatic’ Jump in Ticket Sales
Read more: https://www.bloombergquint.com/business/ryanair-chief-o-leary-sees-dramatic-jump-in-ticket-bookings
@airkarp .@ACI_LAC DG Rafael Echevarne says Latin America’s airlines should be able to live with region’s airport charges, but not high government flight taxes. ‘Airport charges make up less than 10% of costs. The problem is not the airport charges, but government taxes.’ #RoutesAmericas..
@airkarp .@IATA regional VP-Americas Peter Cerda says government taxes are making up as much as 60% of the cost of flight tics in Latin America. ‘The tickets are actually cheaper than all the taxation.’ #RoutesAmericas @routesonline.
@airkarp Lynx Air CCO Vijay Bathija says the Canadian startup took delivery of its first Boeing 737 MAX. On April 11, it plans to put the aircraft on the Calgary-Toronto route. The carrier has 46 MAXs on order. #RoutesAmericas.
@ByERussell Airbus forecasts 5.3% annual air travel growth in Asia-Pacific over the next 20 years, via @munnikrishnan.
@ByERussell .@BreezeAirways plans to open a base at @Bradley_Airport. The airline will unveil 8 new routes, bringing its total in Hartford to 12, in March.
Air France-KLM CEO on Ukraine, Capital Raise, Hiring
Aircraft manufacturer Embraer optimistic on growth recovery in Asia
Airlines expect high transatlantic flight demand
American Airlines resumes flights to Cayman after two years