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Irish Commercial Aircraft Update 23 April

Irish Commercial Aircraft Update 23 April: http://bit.ly/2XCvuP2

Irish Aircraft Leasing Newsletter 23 April

Irish Aircraft Leasing Newsletter 23 April: http://bit.ly/2ID2WS3

Acumen Aviation to attend ISTAT Asia 2019

Acumen Aviation to attend ISTAT Asia 2019: http://bit.ly/2ICRm9u

Ethiopian Airlines Secures 5th Freedom Rights for Dublin to Madrid route

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                                                Ethiopian Airlines Boeing 787-8 Dreamliner  Ethiopian Airlines announced on its dedicated Irish facebook page Ethiopian Airlines Ireland today 24 April that the carrier secured fifth freedom rights for the Dublin to Madrid route effective from Sunday 2nd June. What is a fifth freedom right?. ICAO states "The Fifth Freedom Right is the right or privilege, in respect of scheduled international air services, granted by one State to another State to put down and to take on, in the territory of the first State, traffic coming from or destined to a third State." The carrier currently operates Addis Ababa-Madrid-Dublin route (ETH712/713) four times weekly (Mon, Wed, Fri, Sun) operated by Boeing 787-8 Dreamliner.  Routesonline website reported from GDS data from 16 June the airline will switch to the larger capacity 787-9 on the route. The Dublin-Madrid is quiet competitive served by three carriers Aer Lingus 14 times week