Sunday, 28 October 2018

63 weekly flights between Dublin and Frankfurt Main in winter 2018/19

                                                 
Aer Lingus A320 at Frankfurt Main 
Today Sunday 28 October the IATA Winter Scheduled commenced with a significant increase in capacity on the Dublin to Frankfurt Main route with passengers having a choice of three carriers operating Aer Lingus, Lufthansa and Ryanair.

With increased seat capacity estimated weekly seats available is 20,920.

Aer Lingus will operate 17 weekly rotations with the addition of 3 new weekly rotations on Mondays, Fridays and Sundays operated by Airbus A320 aircraft. The inaugural service was operated by EI-CVA.

Lufthansa will be operate 34 weekly rotations with the addition of a fifh daily frequency DLH984/5 operated by Airbus A320 aircraft  The inaugural service was operated by D-AIUD.

Ryanair will operate 12 weekly rotations operated by Boeing 737-800 aircraft.  The inaugural service RYR381/380 was operated by EI-EBY.

Yesterday Ryanair operated it's final service on the Dublin-Frankfurt Hahn which had been operating four time weekly as the carrier increasingly focuses growth on primary airports.

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Automatic Appoints Acumen for EASA CAMO Transition Project

Automatic Appoints Acumen for EASA CAMO Transition Project: http://bit.ly/2AoVLaV

Acumen Aviation Joins Hong Kong Aircraft Leasing and Aviation Finance Association (HKALA)

Acumen Aviation Joins Hong Kong Aircraft Leasing and Aviation Finance Association (HKALA): http://bit.ly/2Sib5wH

EI-GXI Boeing 737-800 Delivered to Ryanair

                                                 
EI-GXI Boeing 737-800 
EI-GXI Boeing 737-800 MSN 44851 was delivered to Ryanair 23 October arriving in Dublin from Boeing Field as 'Ryanair 800I' arriving 1814 local. The delivery of EI-GXI increases their fleet total to 451 aircraft

The aircraft operated its first revenue service on 25 October as RYR3100 to Amsterdam departing Dublin 0717 local according to Flightradar24.com.

I understand that a  further five aircraft are due for delivery EI-GXJ, EI-GXK, EI-GXL, EI-GXM, EI-GXN in November and December. These aircraft will complete Ryanair's Boeing 737-800 delivery programme which commenced in 1998.

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