Published on September 18th, 2023 | by FII Reader0
Daily Aviation Brief – 18/09/2023
Acumen Aviation Newsletters:
China Aviation Industry Newsletter: https://bit.ly/46aqtR7
India Aviation Industry Newsletter: https://bit.ly/3PcbpLU
Irish Aircraft Leasing Newsletter: https://bit.ly/3LhXtyM
Irish Commercial Aircraft Update: https://bit.ly/3PebTRz
North American Aviation Newsletter: https://bit.ly/3PeM4AJ
Irish Aviation Research Institute Blog Posts:
Aer Lingus Regional launches Dublin-Rennes service for Rugby World Cup: https://bit.ly/48h10Hg
Cityjet expands CRJ1000 fleet: https://bit.ly/3sOwkgk
Westjet extends Air France codeshare agreement to Dublin route: https://bit.ly/3PjzeRN
EI-RDO Embraer 175 c/n 17000348 Azorra Aviation Ferried Exeter-Norwich 06/09/23.
JU-1812 Embraer 190 c/n 19000547 Hunnu Air Delivered to Ulaanbaatar 16/09/23 ex EI-HDZ.
9H-LNS Boeing 787-9 c/n 63311 Arctic Aviation Assets Ferried Bordeaux-Abu Dhabi 14/09/23 ex LN-LNS.
Global Aviation News:
airBaltic Serves Nearly Half a Million Passengers in August 2023
Read more: https://www.airbaltic.com/en/airbaltic-serves-nearly-half-a-million-passengers-in-august-2023
Air Peace Orders Five New Embraer E175s For Fleet Expansion and Renewal
Read more: https://newsroom.aviator.aero/air-peace-orders-five-new-embraer-e175s-for-fleet-expansion-and-renewal/
Air Serbia maintains plans to add A321 jets and mid-age aircraft
Read more: https://www.exyuaviation.com/2023/09/air-serbia-maintains-plans-to-add-a321.html
Avianca’s new cargo focus serves it well in soft market
Read more: https://www.freightwaves.com/news/aviancas-new-cargo-focus-serves-it-well-in-soft-market
‘En-route’ to certification – the A321XLR embarks on first international test flights
Read more: https://www.airbus.com/en/newsroom/stories/2023-09-en-route-to-certification-the-a321xlr-embarks-on-first-international-test
How the Airbus A220 propelled airBaltic into a league of its own
Read more: https://www.aerotime.aero/articles/airbaltic-executive-spotlight
Iberia Maintenance Anticipates First GTF Engine Induction This Year
Read more: https://aviationweek.com/mro/aircraft-propulsion/iberia-maintenance-anticipates-first-gtf-engine-induction-year
JetBlue and Allegiant Announce Divestiture Agreement in Connection with JetBlue’s Combination with Spirit
Read more: https://newsroom.aviator.aero/jetblue-and-allegiant-announce-divestiture-agreement-in-connection-with-jetblues-combination-with-spirit/
Vietjet and Carlyle Aviation Partners sign a MoU for aircraft funding worth $550 million
Read more: https://newsroom.aviator.aero/vietjet-and-carlyle-aviation-partners-sign-a-mou-for-aircraft-funding-worth-us-550-million-during-the-official-visit-of-the-united-states-president-joe-biden-to-vietnam/
Irish Aviation News:
AerCap Holdings N.V. Announces Pricing of Secondary Share Offering
Read more: https://www.aercap.com/news-media/press-
Azorra sees growing crossover market
Read more: https://aviationweek.com/special-topics/crossover-narrowbody-jets/azorra-sees-growing-crossover-market
Better Than Ever: Royal Caribbean Announces New Charter Flight Offering from Belfast for Next Summer
Read more: https://www.belfastcityairport.com/news/Royal-Caribbean-New-Charter-Summer2024
Cavan pilot has ‘high praise’ for farming life
Read more: https://www.northernsound.ie/news/cavan-pilot-has-high-praise-for-farming-life-221977
Dublin Airport ‘needs to be able to charge more to fund growth’, says DAA boss Kenny Jacobs
Read more: https://www.independent.ie/business/irish/dublin-airport-needs-to-be-able-to-charge-more-to-fund-growth-says-daa-boss-kenny-jacobs/a1348367095.html
Elvis night Fundraiser for Stephen White
Read more: https://www.eventbrite.ie/e/elvis-night-fundraiser-for-stephen-white-tickets-716879254147
IBGAA returns to Adare Manor for second annual business aviation and luxe tourism conference
Read more: https://www.blueskynews.aero/issue-715/IBGAA-returns-to-Adare-Manor-for-second-annual-conference.html
@AlArabiya_Eng #SaudiArabia’s @RiyadhAir airline and Spanish football club Atlético de Madrid announce a multi-year sponsorship agreement in a joint statement.
@dominicgates A very cool report from @jonostrower about an effort by former Boeing engineers, now crucially backed by the USAF and Northrop Grumman, to break the Airbus/Boeing duopoly. They are pitching the Blended Wing Body airplane design that Boeing studied to death but never moved on.
@dominicgates One after another, major airlines have hiked pilot pay. To keep up, on Sept. 1, Alaska Airlines boosted its pilots’ wages by 11.2% instead of the 4% minimum agreed in the contract.
@LuxuryTravelled An interesting move by Ryanair: banning passengers taking duty free alcohol onboard on flights to Tenerife due to the number of inflight disturbances. Yet, our government doesn’t believe there is a problem…
@ridhimb Very exciting conversation coming with Adnan Kazim, CCO at @emirates On expansion says ‘Indian govt has frozen any extension of flying rights to the Gulf,partnership bw both countries at a strategic point but this is a MISSED opportunity’ @CNNnews18 #IATAAGM.
Azul CEO John Rodgerson discusses the airline’s strategy for growth and margin expansion
Behind The Scenes At JFK With JetBlue CFO
IATA Aviation Executives on Safety Leadership – Campbell Wilson, CEO and Managing Director, Air India
Ireland West Airport Runway Run 2023