Published on May 20th, 2022 | by Alan Dwyer0
Daily Aviation Brief – 20/05/2022
Acumen Aviation Newsletters:
Certificate Program in Aircraft Leasing & Financing: https://bit.ly/3MyVuot
China Aviation Industry Newsletter 16 May: https://bit.ly/3PkFsAa
India Aviation Industry Newsletter 16 May: https://bit.ly/3MhUBjD
Irish Aircraft Leasing Newsletter 16 May: https://bit.ly/3FMs5o6
Irish Commercial Aircraft Update 16 May: https://bit.ly/3wdKvuK
North American Aviation Industry Newsletter 16 May: https://bit.ly/39WAUzD
Irish Aviation Research Institute Blog Posts:
Air Horizont plans Zaragoza-Dublin June Bank holiday weekend charter flight: https://bit.ly/3OMA2xv
Blue Air announces New Iasi Base connects to Dublin: https://bit.ly/3k6sO9G
Emerald Airlines adds seventh ATR72-600 to growing fleet:https://bit.ly/3LeKoEb
Record VistaJet business jet activity reported at Dublin Airport: https://bit.ly/3vD95DF
Ryanair returns to Klagenfurt, launches new Dublin route for Winter Ski Season: https://bit.ly/3svvmTt
EI-DTD Airbus A320-216 c/n 3846 DAE Capital Ferried Montpellier-East Midlands 12/04/22.
EI-FSK ATR72-212A(600) c/n 1326 Emerald Airlines Delivered Toulouse-Francazal-Dublin 14/04/22 ex OY-YDT.
EI-GZS Airbus A350-941 c/n 280 Lufthansa Delivered Malta-Munich 28/04/22.
9H-VUZ Boeing 737-8200 c/n 62339 Malta Air Delivered Boeing Field-Dublin 11/05/22 in Ryanair colours.
Global Aviation News:
New Slovenian flag carrier possible under new government
Read more: https://www.exyuaviation.com/2022/05/new-slovenian-flag-carrier-possible.html
Next Earth partners with Iomob and Vueling Airlines to expand its Metaverse with first-ever transportation layer
Read more: https://www.traveldailynews.com/post/next-earth-partners-with-iomob-and-vueling-airlines-to-expand-its-metaverse-with-first-ever-transportation-layer
Next round of 8-9 airports to be leased shortly, says Indian Aviation Minister
Read more: https://www.business-standard.com/article/current-affairs/next-round-of-8-9-airports-to-be-leased-shortly-says-aviation-minister-122051101401_1.html
Norwegian Air Shuttle ASA (NWARF) CEO Geir Karlsen on Q1 2022 Results – Earnings Call Transcript
Read more: https://seekingalpha.com/article/4511137-norwegian-air-shuttle-asa-nwarf-ceo-geir-karlsen-on-q1-2022-results-earnings-call-transcript
Principal Shareholders of Avianca and Controlling Shareholder of GOL to Create Abra Group, a Leading Air Transportation Group Across Latin America
Read more: https://newsroom.aviator.aero/principal-shareholders-of-avianca-and-controlling-shareholder-of-gol-to-create-abra-group-a-leading-air-transportation-group-across-latin-america/
Portugal leads European recovery in March at 84%; Istanbul IST still #1 airport but Heathrow gaining
Read more: https://airserviceone.com/portugal-leads-european-recovery-in-march-at-84-istanbul-ist-still-1-airport-but-heathrow-gaining/
Texel Air Orders Two more 737-800 Boeing Converted Freighters
Read more: https://newsroom.aviator.aero/texel-air-orders-two-more-737-800-boeing-converted-freighters/
Irish Aviation News:
Dublin Airport renews with Airport Coordination Limited
Read more: https://www.acl-uk.org/news/dublin-airport-renews-contract-with-airport-coordination-limited/
Emerald Airlines launches inaugural Leeds Bradford to Dublin service
Read more: https://www.anna.aero/2022/05/04/emerald-airlines-launches-inaugural-leeds-bradford-to-dublin-service/
Ennis Travel Counsellor Says 2019 Passenger Levels Not A ‘Barometer’ For Airport Recovery
Read more: https://www.clare.fm/news/ennis-travel-counsellor-says-2019-passenger-levels-not-barometer-airport-recovery/
Montrose Global Completes The Lease Of One DHC-6-300 Aircraft
Read more: https://newsroom.aviator.aero/montrose-global-completes-the-lease-of-one-dhc-6-300-aircraft/
New Partnership Announced with CEF and City of Derry Airport
Read more: https://www.causewaychamber.com/new-partnership-announced-with-cef-and-city-of-derry-airport/
Ryanair commences new Birmingham service from Ireland West Airport
Read more: https://www.irelandwestairport.com/news/ryanair-commences-new-birmingham-service-from-ireland-west-airport
Ryanair group’s FRC LT to expand aircraft maintenance facility at Kaunas airport, creating 200 new jobs
Read more: https://investlithuania.com/news/ryanair-groups-frc-lt-to-expand-aircraft-maintenance-facility-at-kaunas-airport-creating-200-new-jobs/
SMBC Aviation Capital delivers Airbus A350-900 to Lufthansa
Read more: https://www.smbc.aero/news/2022/smbc-aviation-capital-delivers-airbus-a350-900-lufthansa
@johnpletz Planning a summer trip overseas? @SecretaryPete on the COVID-testing requirement for international travellers coming to the US: ‘I do not think it will be there forever … I don’t know how much longer” it will be in place.
@ByERussell Azul is the first airline I’ve heard to talk about a post-pent-up demand environment. “We are seeing new, and greater pattern of demand,” says CEO John Rodgerson on the airline’s earnings.
@ByERussell No more cliched “pent-up demand” at Azul. The airline has beat the pandemic, and expects its best results ever. “There is no peak summer ahead of us. There is no pent-up demand. It’s a new level of demand.”
@PiotrBozyk .@LOTPLAirlines plans large purchase of narrow-body aircrafts and sends #RFP to 3 manufacturers:@Airbus , @BoeingAirplanes & @embraer.Polish carrier wants to buy from 60 to 80 new A/C’s-@AvSourceNews has learned, citing people familiar with the matter.
@WITSummit “Tourism is not just about living your best life. It’s also a tool for equitable, inclusive, and economic growth.” -Lily Girma, @SunandStilettos.
JetBlue makes hostile bid for Spirit Airlines
Ryanair CEO Michael O’Leary talks earnings, outlook and Boeing management
Sloane Helicopters Celebrating the Launch of the VIP Agusta Brand
Star Alliance CEO Jeffrey Goh talks air industry rebound
These vacations are trending this summer: Trivago CEO Axel Hefer