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Irish Commercial Aircraft Update 31 October 2016

                                                  EI-FJF Boeing 737-86N Norwegian Air International  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 : Dublin Movements Blog: Irish Spotters & NLSPOT Yahoo Lists : N285XA Boeing 737-4Q8 c/n 26285 AerSale Ferried Roswell-Miami 20/10/16 for freighter conversion. N565RP Embraer 145LR c/n 145679 CIT Aerospace Ferried Kingman Airport-Great Falls International 20/10/16 ex PT-SFL. VT-IDZ Airbus A320-232 c/n 3264 IndiGo Airlines Delivered Mexico City-Fort Lauderdale-Greater Moncton International Airport-Glasgow Prestwick 21-23/10/16 ex CC-BJB leased from AerCap. VP-CYD Airbus A320-214 c/n 4699 Flynas Delivered Ostrava-Jeddah 25/10/16 ex OK-HCA. 2-RAJB Airbus A320-233 c/n 733 BB

Irish Aircraft Leasing Newsletter 31 October 2016

                                                  Aer Lingus Airbus A330-300  Avolon acquisitions boost 3Q statistics Avolon recorded a 67% increase in its fleet of owned, managed and committed airliners for 3Q 2016 compared to the same period a year ago, the company said. The number of aircraft rose from 258 to 432. In a 3Q trading update, Avolon said it delivered 31 aircraft over the past three months, including 22 from the GECAS portfolio, to 19 customers. The company sold 11 aircraft, seven from its owned fleet and four from its managed fleet. Letters of intent were executed for sale of a further 13 aircraft. Avolon delivers one Airbus A320-200 to Volaris Avolon announced the delivery of one Airbus A320-200 aircraft to Volaris. This is the eighth Avolon aircraft on lease to Volaris. Denis Nayden joins Avolon Board Avolon announced the appointment of Denis Nayden to its Board as Vice Chairman and Chair of the Risk Committee. Mr Nayden is a veteran of the aircraft leas

Ryanair's 37 new route announcements in October

                                                  Ryanair Boeing 737-8AS  Irish budget carrier Ryanair announced 37 new route in October for Summer 2017 interestingly the carrier continues to expand strategically into UK market from it's European bases adding routes to Belfast International, Birmingham Bristol, East Midlands and Edinburgh. In Germany the carrier is seizing on market opportunities as competition retrenches announcing significant capacity expansion adding additional capacity and new routes from bases in Cologne, Hamburg (+180%) and Nuremberg (+400%) for Summer 2017. The carrier announced a second new route to Oradea, western Romania from Milan Bergamo operating twice weekly from 27 March 2017. Belfast International - Faro Bristol - Bucharest Bristol - Venice Cologne -Sofia Copenhagen - Pescara Copenhagen - Thessaloniki Copenhagen - Valencia Copenhagen - Zadar East Midlands – Budapest East Midlands – Girona East Midlands – Reus Eindhoven to Bolog