Published on May 9th, 2022 | by Alan Dwyer0
Daily Aviation Brief – 09/05/2022
Acumen Aviation Newsletters:
Acumen Appoints Ian Clark as Advisor – Asset Management: https://bit.ly/3sdgdGa
Certificate Program Aircraft Pre-Purchase Inspection /Sales Assistance: https://bit.ly/3IErO7b
China Aviation Industry Newsletter 3 May: https://bit.ly/37W5HfA
India Aviation Industry Newsletter 3 May: https://bit.ly/3w2ZUMX
Irish Aircraft Leasing Newsletter 3 May: https://bit.ly/3vMopiV
Irish Commercial Aircraft Update 3 May: https://bit.ly/3s7APzB
North American Newsletter 3 May: https://bit.ly/3MQPVRX
Irish Aviation Research Institute Blog Posts:
Emerald Airlines uplifts capacity on Belfast City – LBA (Leeds Bradford Airport) route: https://bit.ly/3LyRBz0
PLAY Airlines reconnects Dublin and Baltimore/Washington International (BWI) with new Keflavik connection: https://bit.ly/38AdkrR
Ryanair adds Genoa (Italy) and Rovaniemi (Finland) to Dublin route network for Winter 2022: https://bit.ly/3vachI0
N889SM Boeing 737-8GP c/n 39881 SMBC Aviation Capital Ferried Alice Springs Airport-Darwin-Tainan 05-06/04/22 ex PK-LPR.
N890SM Boeing 737-8GP c/n 39877 SMBC Aviation Capital Ferried Alice Springs Airport-Darwin-Tainan 05-06/04/22 ex PK-LPQ.
OE-IWQ Boeing 737-8 c/n 43926 Sky High Leasing Ferried Boeing Field-Shannon-Toulouse/Francazal 06/04/22.
Global Aviation News:
Air France-KLM bullish about recovery in coming quarters
Read more: https://airinsight.com/air-france-klm-bullish-about-recovery-in-coming-quarters/
Boeing, Air Works conduct heavy maintenance checks on 3 Indian Navy P-8I aircraft
Read more: https://theprint.in/india/boeing-air-works-conduct-heavy-maintenance-checks-on-3-indian-navy-p-8i-aircraft/944010/
European aviation recovery hits new high; international capacity is key
Read more: https://centreforaviation.com/analysis/reports/european-aviation-recovery-hits-new-high-international-capacity-is-key-606806
First delivery Airbus A321XLR slips to early 2024
Read more: https://airinsight.com/first-delivery-airbus-a321xlr-slips-to-early-2024/
Japan Airlines targets a quicker return to profitability
Read more: https://airinsight.com/japan-airlines-targets-a-quicker-return-to-profitability/
Lufthansa considers options to substitute delayed Boeing 777-9s
Read more: https://airinsight.com/lufthansa-considers-options-to-substitute-delayed-boeing-777-9s/
SWISS takes off with Google Cloud to make its flight operations more efficient and sustainable
Read more: https://swiss.newsmarket.com/english/press-releases/swiss-takes-off-with-google-cloud-to-make-its-flight-operations-more-efficient-and-sustainable/s/efb38efe-2646-459d-a413-0738ccb87777
Traffic at Keflavik International Airport approaching Pre-Pandemic Levels
Read more: https://www.isavia.is/en/corporate/news-and-media/news/traffic-at-keflavik-airport-approaching-pre-pandemic-numbers
Irish Aviation News:
Aer Lingus aims to break even in 2022 as IAG hails ‘strong return’ of business travel
Almost 2.4 Million Passengers Passed Through Dublin Airport in April
Read more: https://www.dublinairport.com/latest-news/2022/05/05/almost-2.4-million-passengers-passed-through-dublin-airport-in-april
Aviation-themed Mobile STEM Classroom launches at Dublin City University
Read more: https://irishtechnews.ie/aviation-themed-mobile-stem-classroom-launches/
Avolon CEO Dómhnal Slattery says Boeing has ‘lost its way’
Read more: https://www.independent.ie/business/avolon-chief-domhnal-slattery-says-boeing-has-lost-its-way-41618896.html
Irish Government challenged on Derry Airport
Read more: https://www.derrynow.com/news/home/805158/irish-government-challenged-on-derry-airport.html
Podcast: IATA DG Willie Walsh On Challenges Airlines Are Facing Ramping Back Up
Read more: https://aviationweek.com/air-transport/podcast-iata-dg-willie-walsh-challenges-airlines-are-facing-ramping-back
Ryanair to be opportunistic in financing MAX jets, says CFO
Read more: https://www.reuters.com/business/aerospace-defense/ryanair-be-opportunistic-financing-max-jets-says-cfo-2022-05-05/
@POLLYLYONS_ @SimonCalder talks about the ups and downs of the indecisive government throughout the pandemic which quite frankly caused so much confusion and unnecessary pain for the travel industry. #AdvConf2022 @AdvantageHQ.
@jonostrower While North American and European airlines are bursting at the seams, it’s a phenomenon unique to the Western Hemisphere. There’s still a long way to go on the other side of the planet.
@jonostrower “We’re seeing mass cancelations again, and airlines are reducing schedules. Fares are through the roof, and people like to talk about oil but that’s not why. The problem is we have more people wanting to fly than we have seats,” @miller22 tells @cnntravel.
@JohnHendel 5G standoff between AT&T/Verizon and FAA “won’t be completely resolved by this summer,” DOT Sec Pete Buttigieg tells Senate “A top concern”. “We are doing everything we can to pursue the technological solutions that I think will be an ultimate long-range fix for this”.
@60Minutes Wisk Aero is also very confident about its eVTOL, even though it will be more complicated to bring to market because it’s fully autonomous. Wisk CEO Gary Gysin says a self-flying aircraft will be safer because most plane accidents involve human error.
Alaska Air and Disneyland® Resort join forces to unveil epic Star Wars-themed aircraft
Delta Airlines (DAL) Leads Return To Travel Trend
Future of Flair Airlines still up in the air amid review of Canadian ownership requirements
New airline gets ready to fly in South Florida ahead busy travel season