Published on July 28th, 2022 | by Alan Dwyer0
Daily Aviation Brief – 28/07/2022
Acumen Aviation Newsletters:
Certificate Program Aircraft Redelivery Management: https://bit.ly/3zjcwT0
China Aviation Industry Newsletter 25 July: https://bit.ly/3b3ppHD
India Aviation Industry Newsletter 25 July: https://bit.ly/3b6tIlA
Irish Aircraft Leasing Newsletter 25 July: https://bit.ly/3aYF4br
Irish Commercial Aircraft Update 25 July: https://bit.ly/3vcmgfm
North American Aviation Newsletter 25 July: https://bit.ly/3cxHHkB
Irish Aviation Research Institute Blog Posts:
Dublin Airport handles 2.8 million passengers in June, Cork Airport revises upwards passenger forecast: https://bit.ly/3ck33C5
Gainjet Ireland receives UAS operational approval from IAA: https://bit.ly/3uSNg3x
Ryanair links Dublin to Asturias from 2 November: https://bit.ly/3tZn72n
HL8355 Boeing 737-8CX(F) c/n 32361 Air Incheon Delivered Dothan-Seattle-Anchorage-Hokkaidō-Seoul 04-06/06/22 ex EI-GWX.
N369CL Boeing 737-8Q8 c/n 29369 Carlyle Aviation Partners Ferried San Bernardino-Bangor-Shannon 20-21/07/22 ex C-GTQF.
SU-BVC ATR72-212A(600) c/n 1156 Air Cairo Delivered Mönchengladbach-Cairo 15/07/22 ex OY-YEA.
ZS-SJA Boeing 737-8S3 c/n 29248 Macquarie AirFinance Ferried Cape Town-Boigny International-Lourdes 21/06/22.
Global Aviation News:
Airbus, Boeing Court Air India in Blockbuster Aircraft Upgrade
Airlines tipped for lift-off despite summer cancellations
Read more: https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/988187/airlines-tipped-for-lift-off-despite-summer-cancellations-988187.html
AmEx Sees Spending Soar as Travel Rises Despite Airline Woes
Read more: https://www.bnnbloomberg.ca/amex-sees-spending-soar-as-travel-rises-despite-airline-woes-1.1795534
As Air Travel Rebounds, Boeing Forecasts Demand for More than 41,000 New Aircraft by 2041
Read more: https://newsroom.aviator.aero/as-air-travel-rebounds-boeing-forecasts-demand-for-more-than-41-000-new-airplanes-by-2041/
A321XLR – The single-aisle Xtra Long Range route opener
Read more: https://aircraft.airbus.com/en/aircraft/a320/a321xlr
Boeing and Qatar Airways Finalize Order for 25 737 MAX Aircraft
Read more: https://newsroom.aviator.aero/boeing-and-qatar-airways-finalize-order-for-25-737-max-airplanes/
Emirates Airline President Sees European Travel Demand Resilient Amid Pressures
Read more: https://skift.com/2022/07/18/emirates-airline-president-sees-european-travel-demand-resilient-amid-pressures/
Finnair Rewrites Strategy as Russia’s Sky Remains Off Limits
Read more: https://www.bnnbloomberg.ca/finnair-rewrites-strategy-as-russia-s-sky-remains-off-limits-1.1793838
Hubei’s new airfreight hub marks a first for Asia
Read more: http://www.china.org.cn/business/2022-07/18/content_78328034.htm
Karnataka Scores Another 1st With ‘Comprehensive Civil Aviation Policy’
Read more: https://www.iadb.in/2022/07/14/karnataka-scores-another-1st-with-comprehensive-civil-aviation-policy/
Qatar Airways CEO Akbar Al Baker says home-working ‘epidemic’ fuels travel chaos
Read more: https://www.reuters.com/business/aerospace-defense/qatar-air-chief-says-home-working-epidemic-fuels-travel-chaos-2022-07-18/
Saudi Arabia Slashes Airport Charges to Lure Airline Traffic
Read more: https://www.bnnbloomberg.ca/saudi-arabia-slashes-airport-charges-to-lure-airline-traffic-1.1794388
Irish Aviation News:
AerCap Cargo Signs Lease Agreements for Six 737-800 Boeing Converted Freighters with GOL
Read more: https://newsroom.aviator.aero/aercap-cargo-signs-lease-agreements-for-six-737-800-boeing-converted-freighters-with-gol/
Air Cairo receives one new ATR 72-600 on lease from NAC
Read more: https://www.aaco.org/media-center/news/aaco-members/air-cairo-receives-one-new-atr-72-600
BBAM Orders 9 More 737-800 BCF, Takes First Position at New Conversion Line
Read more: https://newsroom.aviator.aero/bbam-orders-9-more-737-800-bcf-takes-first-position-at-new-conversion-line/
Dublin Airport among top 10 best performing airports in Europe, according to poll
Read more: https://www.irishtimes.com/business/2022/07/20/dublin-airport-among-top-10-best-performers-poll/
Emerald Aero Members Sign MOU with Hummingbird Aero
Read more: https://emeraldaerogroup.com/emerald-aero-members-sign-mou-with-hummingbird-aero/
Emerald Airlines Celebrates Fruitful Partnership with Falko
Read more: https://newsroom.aviator.aero/emerald-airlines-celebrates-fruitful-partnership-with-falko/
FPG Amentum arranges the acquisition of three Wizz A321NEOs for investor customers
Read more: https://newsroom.aviator.aero/fpg-amentum-arranges-the-acquisition-of-three-wizz-a321neos-for-investor-customers/
Kerry Airport passenger numbers predicted to reach 80% of pre-pandemic levels this year
Read more: https://www.radiokerry.ie/news/kerry-airport-passenger-numbers-predicted-to-reach-80-of-pre-pandemic-levels-this-year-288561
Ryanair to launch new Tuzla service
Read more: https://www.exyuaviation.com/2022/07/ryanair-to-launch-new-tuzla-service.html
@airkarp Air Serbia, told by @Schiphol to lower capacity on the Belgrade-Amsterdam route, responds: ‘such a move is not based on a relationship of mutual respect & appreciation.’
@airkarp .@KoreanAir_KE, citing ‘a surge in passenger demand,’ says it is actively restoring its international network, including the planned resumption of 4 more routes to Europe.
@airkarp Paris Charles de Gaulle has revised upwards the level of traffic the airport expects to handle for the full year, but will still fall short of 2019 levels.
@ByERussell Strong American Airlines outlook update for Q2. Revenues at the high-end or above guidance, unit costs also up, capacity 0.5 points lower than forecast. $AAL.
@ByERussell The U.S. DOT has split the difference on South Africa: Delta gets 3 frequencies for Atlanta-Cape Town, and United gets 3 for @Dulles_Airport -Cape Town.
@ByERussell “United has steadily grown its flight offerings to South Africa and across the continent. These new direct flights will promote competition and provide affordable and consistent service to Africa for U.S. travellers,” @united President Brett Hart said.
Alaska Airlines will move to all Boeing fleet in 2023: CEO Ben Minicucci
American Airlines reiterates its earnings outlook for Q2, stock pops
Potential Spirit Airlines merger could reshape market for discount plane tickets
VistaJet CEO Thomas Flohr: Electric aircraft are decades away