Saturday, 7 March 2015

GA Telesis UK Airbus A321s Re-Delivered through Dublin

                                               
EI-IXI Airbus A321-112
EI-IXI Airbus A321 in basic Alitalia retro colors pictured above courtesy of Paul Doyle.

On 20th November last  GA Telesis (UK) Ltd, a GA Telesis, LLC company (GA Telesis) announced it has purchased six (6) Airbus A321s (CFM56-5B) formely operated by Alitalia. According to Planespotters.net these aircraft were withdrawn from service and stored at Rome Fiumicino in 2013 and 2014.

GA Telesis first aircraft, construction number 434, was delivered through Dublin last November and the remaining aircraft were delivered through February 2015 and subsequently re-marketed by the GA Telesis Asset Transaction Group (ATG).

The first aircraft was delivered to Kemble, United Kingdom, were it entered the GA Telesis dis-assembly production line. The engines will be overhauled by GA Telesis Engine Services Ltd (GATES) in Helsinki, Finland.

The parts removed from the aircraft will be repaired by the OEMs, GA Telesis Component Repair Group Southeast, and GA Telesis Composite Repair Group before being distributed by GA Telesis part sales operations globally.

According to German website Skyliner Aviation the aircraft where re-delivered as follows:

EI-IXI Airbus A321-112 c/n 494 Alitalia Ferried Rome Fiumicino-Dublin-Kemble 12-13/01/15 in basic retro colours ex I-BIXI.

EI-IXD Airbus A321-112 c/n 532 Alitalia Ferried Rome Fiumicino-Dublin-Tel Aviv 15-16/12/14 in basic colours ex I-BIXD.

EI-IXG Airbus A321-112 c/n 516 Alitalia Ferried Rome Fiumicino-Dublin-Kemble 26/27-11/14 in basic colours ex I-BIXG.

EI-IXU Airbus A321-112 c/n 434 Alitalia Ferried Rome Fiumicino-Dublin-Kemble 11-13/11/14 in basic colours ex I-BIXU.

EI-IXF Airbus A321-112 c/n 515 Alitalia Ferried Rome Fiumicino-Dublin-Kemble 25-26/02/15 in basic colours ex I-BIXF.

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New routes for Dublin Airport For Summer 2015

                                                 
Dublin Airport 
This summer Dublin Airport adds new carriers Ethiopian Airlines, Transavia France, Vueling Airlines, Wow Air to scheduled.

Dublin-Addis Ababa (Ethiopian Airlines) x 3 weekly from 16th June 2015.

Dublin-Agadir (Aer Lingus) x 1 weekly from 28th March 2015.

Dublin-Barcelona (Vueling Airlines) x 4-6 weekly from 31st March 2015.

Dublin-Bournemouth (Flybe) x 4 weekly from 18th May 2015.

Dublin-Cardiff (Flybe) x 2 daily from 1st June 2015.

Dublin-Chicago O'Hare (United Airlines) x 1 daily (4th June-17th August 2015).

Dublin-Copenhagen (Ryanair) x 1 daily from 18th March 2015,

Dublin-Doncaster (Aer Lingus Regional) x 5 weekly from 29th May 2015.

Dublin-East Midlands (Aer Lingus Regional) x 2 daily from 2nd April 2015.

Dublin-Geneva (Swiss International) x 4 weekly from 26th June 2015.

Dublin-Gothenburg (SAS Airlines) x 1-3 weekly from 4th April-31st October 2015.

Dublin-Halifax (Europe Airpost) x 1 weekly from 9th July to 11th September 2015

Dublin-Helsinki (Finnair) x 6 weekly effective 30th March 2015.

Dublin-Los Angeles (Ethiopian Airlines)  x 3 weekly from 16th June 2015.

Dublin-Nates (Aer Lingus) x 3 weekly from 2nd May-12th September 2015.

Dublin-Newquay (Aer Lingus Regional) x 5 weekly from 1st May 2015.

Dublin-Reykjavik (Wow Air) x 2 weekly from 2nd June 2015.

Dublin-Paris CDG (Europe Airpost) x 2 weekly from 9th July to 11th September 2015

Dublin-Paris Orly (Transavia France) x 1 daily from 1st June 2015.

Dublin-Washington Dulles (Aer Lingus) x 4 weekly from 1st May-16th October 2015.

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Irish Commercial Aircraft Update 07-03-15

                                                 
Aer Lingus Airbus A321 
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-DSS Airbus A320-216 c/n 3515 Alitalia Ferried Rome Fiumicino-Dublin 17/02/15 in full Air Berlin colours to become D-ABZB.

EI-EZT Airbus A320-232 c/n 1896 Merdiana Ferried Olbia-Dublin 24/02/15 on return to lessor.

EI-EYO Airbus A330-243 c/n 494  Azul Linhas Aéreas Ferried Bordeaux-Lake Charles 24/02/15 in all white colours to become PR-AIU.

EI-FGM Airbus A320-214 c/n 1370 Viva Colombia at Mexico City 11/02/15 prior delivery to become XA-.

EI-FHA Boeing 737-8JP/W c/n 39012 Norwegian Air Norway Registered and positioned Olso-London Gatwick 17/02/15 ex LN-DYY.

EI-FHH Boeing 737-8FZ/W c/n 31713 Norwegian Air Norway registered 26/02/15 and positioned Oslo-London Gatwick ex LN-NOV.

EI-FHI Boeing 737-8JP/W c/n 39024 Norwegian Air Norway Registered and positioned Olso-London Gatwick 17/02/15 ex LN-NGM.

EI-FIC Boeing 737-8AS/W c/n 44693 Ryanair Delivered Boeing Field-Dublin 24/02/15.

EI-FID Boeing 737-8AS/W c/n 44694 Ryanair Delivered Boeing Field-Dublin 27/02/15.

EI-IXF Airbus A321-112 c/n 515 Alitalia Ferried Rome Fiumicino-Dublin-Kembe 25-26/02/15 in basic colours.

EI-XLH Boeing 747-446 c/n  27650 Transaero Airlines Ferried Moscow Domodedovo-Melbourne, Florida  11/02/15 for interim storage.

EI-XLK Boeing 747-446 c/n  29950 Transaero Airlines Ferried Moscow Domodedovo-Melbourne, Florida 11/02/15 for interim storage.

LN-NOQ Boeing 737-86N/W c/n 32658 Norwegian Air Shuttle Ferried Budapest-Bournemouth 14/02/15 for paint, for Alrosa Air ex EI-ECM.

N867TM Boeing 737-86N/W c/n 41260 GECAS Ferried Singapore-Guangdong 15/02/15 ex VT-SZF.

N868TM Boeing 737-86N/W c/n 41261 GECAS Ferried Singapore-Guangdong 15/02/15 ex VT-SZH.

VT-JLA Boeing 737-7Q8 c/n 30037 JetKonnect Ferried Bombay-Antalya-Keflavik 12/02/15 on return to lessor ex EI-DZC.

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