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Irish Commercial Aircraft Update 25-07-15

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                                                  EI-FKI Boeing 767-33AER EuroAtlantic  The information contained is sourced  from a variety of sources, though particular credit must be given to the following sites, which are very highly recommended. Chris Witt/Skyliner : http://www.skyliner-aviation.de/ Dublin Movements Blog: http://notam-ireland.blogspot.ie/ Irish Spotters & NLSPOT Yahoo Lists Planespotters.net : http://www.planespotters.net/ EI-DSF Airbus A320-216 c/n 3080 Air Berlin Delivered Rome Fiumicino-Dublin-Munich 21/07/15 to become D-ABZN. EI-FKG Airbus A320-214 c/n 967 Small Planet Airlines Delivered Shanghai-Anchorage-Goose Bay-Dublin 21-22/07/15 to become LY-SPF. EI-FLT Airbus A330-343 c/n 1592 Intrepid Aviation Partners Ferried Toulouse-Montréal 22/07/15. EI-IMH Airbus A319-112 c/n 2101 Alitalia In Service Naples-Rome Fiumicino 20/07/15 after paint into new colours. EI-IMI Airbus A319-112 c/n 1745 Alitalia In Service Rome Fiumicino-Naples 20/07/1

Ryanair takes delivery of 21st new Boeing 737-800 from 183 aircraft order

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                                                  EI-FIP Boeing 737-8AS Ryanair  EI-FIP Boeing 737-Ryanair pictured above landing at Dublin Airport on 4th July. Ryanair has taken delivery of the first 21 of its 183 new Boeing 737-800 order, worth over $16bn at current list prices, bringing fleet total to 319 aircraft. EI-FIP Boeing 737-8AS construction number 61577 was delivered Boeing Field to Dublin on 2nd July entering service next day as 'Ryanair 12FQ' to London Gatwick. EI-FIR Boeing 737-8AS construction number 61578 was delivered Boeing Field to Dublin on 3rd July, positioning to Bologna next day as 'Ryanair 4'. Ryanair will take 38 further 737-800 NG aircraft deliveries between September 2015 and March 2015, which will enable the airline to open more new bases and routes and additional frequencies on existing routes for Winter 2015 and Summer 2016. Irish Aviation Research Institute © 24th July 2015 All Rights Reserved.

Irish Commercial Aircraft Update 18-07-15

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                                                  EI-STA Boeing 737-300  The information contained is sourced  from a variety of sources, though particular credit must be given to the following sites, which are very highly recommended. Chris Witt/Skyliner : http://www.skyliner-aviation.de/ Dublin Movements Blog: http://notam-ireland.blogspot.ie/ Irish Spotters & NLSPOT Yahoo Lists Planespotters.net : http://www.planespotters.net/ EI-DSM Airbus A320-216 c/n 3362 Alitalia Ferried Rome Fiumicino-Dublin 16/07/15 for painting for Air Berlin as D-ABZG. EI-EJG Airbus A330-202 c/n 1123 Alitalia in service Abu Dhabi-Milan Malpensa 14/07/15 after paint into new colours. EI-EJI Airbus A330-202 c/n 1218 Alitalia in service Milan Malpensa-Abu Dhabi 13/07/15 prior paint into new colours. N396DC Boeing 737-9GJER c/n 34952 BBAM Aircraft Leasing Ferried Istanbul Sabiha Gökçen-Dublin 14/07/15 in AnadoluJet colours ex VT-SPT. N457DC Boeing 737-8GJ/W c/n 34903 Fly Egypt Ferried Nor

An Isle of Man registered Learjet 40 now based at Dublin Airport

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                                                Learjet 40  A Learjet 40 registered M-DMBP is now based at Venair Hangar on west side of Dublin Airport arrived on Sunday 5th July arriving 1625 hours local. Interestingly this aircraft was delivered through Shannon Airport on 27th March arriving from Keflavik It departed later same day to London Southend. M-DMBP pictured by Trevor Mulkerrins landing at Shannon Airport. According to Isle of Man aircraft registry M-DMBP construction number 45-2133 was registered on 13th March 2015 to VEN AIR, Milestown Castlebellingham Dundalk Co Louth Ireland, formerly registered in Brazil as PR-RNF. This aircraft has drawn considerable interest on Irish spotters list one aviation enthusiast commented that the latter part of it's registration DMBP may refer to "Dawn Meats Beef Processors". The Learjet 40 is derived from the Learjet 45 produced by Bombardier Aerospace carries 6 passengers over 1,954 nautical miles cruising at 4

Emirates Airlines 100th Boeing 777 aircraft visits Dublin Airport

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                                                  Emirates Airlines Boeing 777-300ER  Emirates Airlines 100th Boeing 777 aircraft visited Dublin Airport on 19th June as A6-EGC B777-300ER operated EK161. The 360-seat Boeing 777-300ER has operating the route since 8th May 2012, which Emirates has described as “one of the airline’s most successful new passenger services”. On 1st September 2014 Emirates commenced a second daily non-stop flight to Dubai , the airline’s Boeing 777-300ER aircraft will added capacity of more than 5,000 seats a week in both directions, 98 Boeing 777-300ER and 2 Boeing 777-200LR operated to Dublin. Emirates is the world's largest operator of the Boeing 777 family, with more than 145 aircraft of this type in its fleet. Thanks to Paul Lobby from Irish Spotters List for providing his comprehensive list: 01-May-12 A6-EBC EK161 02-May-12 A6-ECN EK161 03-May-12 A6-EGJ EK161 04-May-12 A6-EGD EK161 05-May-12 A6-EGO EK161 06-May-12 A6-EBN EK161 07-

Irish Commercial Aircraft Update 11-07-15

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                                                EI-DSP Airbus A320-216 Air Berlin  The information contained is sourced  from a variety of sources, though particular credit must be given to the following sites, which are very highly recommended. Chris Witt/Skyliner : http://www.skyliner-aviation.de/ Dublin Movements Blog: http://notam-ireland.blogspot.ie/ Irish Spotters & NLSPOT Yahoo Lists Planespotters.net : http://www.planespotters.net/ CS-TKS Boeing 767-36N(ER) c/n 30841 Euro Atlantic Airways Delivered Shanno-Lisbon 09/07/15 ex EI-FKI. EI-DSP Airbus A320-216 c/n 3482 Air Berlin Ferried Rome Fiumicino-Dublin-Munich 08/07/15 to become D-ABZF. EI-DUC Boeing 757-256 c/n 26248 I-Fly Ferried Keflavik-Antalya 02/07/15 on return to service after maintenance and storage since 19/01/15. EI-FIR Boeing 737-8AS/W c/n 61578 Ryanair Delivered Boeing Field-Dublin 02/07/15. N457DC Boeing 737-8GJ/W c/n 34903 BBAM Aircraft Leasing & Management Ferried Lasham-Norwich 04/07/

Aer Lingus expands British Airways code-share to London City route

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                                                Aer Lingus Airbus A321  Aer Lingus is now showing code-shared flights on Dublin to London City route operated by British Airways Cityflier on its search engine, allocated flights number EIN360-8371 in addition to existing code-share services between Cork, Dublin and Shannon and London Heathrow. British Airways operates six daily servicse between Dublin and London City linking the two major capital cities for both business and leisure customers using Embraer 175 and 190 aircraft. Irish Aviation Research Institute © 6th July 2015 All Rights Reserved.

Irish Commercial Aircraft Update 04-07-15

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                                                  EI-STA Boeing 737-300 Europe Air Post  The information contained is sourced  from a variety of sources, though particular credit must be given to the following sites, which are very highly recommended. Chris Witt/Skyliner : http://www.skyliner-aviation.de/ Dublin Movements Blog: http://notam-ireland.blogspot.ie/ Irish Spotters & NLSPOT Yahoo Lists Planespotters.net : http://www.planespotters.net/ EI-FIP Boeing 737-8AS/W c/n 61577 Ryanair Delivered Boeing Field-Dublin 01/07/15. EI-FKL Embraer 190AR c/n 19000067 Borajet Airlines Ferried Norwich-Alverca 01/07/15 to become TC-YAT. EI-FLM Boeing 737-85F/W c/n 30571 Meridiana Delivered Phoenix Goodyear-Bangor-Shannon-Milan Malpensa 30/6-01/07/15  all white ex N571MQ. EI-SEV Boeing 737-73S/W c/n 29078 Ryanair Positioned Maastricht-East Midlands 30/06/15 ex N278KA. F-GZHS Boeing 737-84P/W c/n 35074 Transavia France Registered 26/06/15 in service Paris Orly-Nates-Paris Or