Showing posts from December 11, 2021

SE-RYH Boeing 737 MAX 8 Norwegian departs Dublin Airport after storage

                                                                    SE-RYH Boeing 737 MAX 8 msn 64992 Norwegian named "Tycho Brahe" departed Dublin Airport to Bergen (BGO) on Saturday 11 December 2021 as 'NAX8901' at 0828 local after storage following the 737 MAX fleet global grounding on 12 March 2019. The aircraft formerly registered as EI-FYH was delivered Boeing Field to Shannon on 27 June 2018. The aircraft took an unusual route on departure according to Flightradar24 routing over the North West of Ireland into North Atlantic ocean prior to turning over Faroe Islands before routing direct to destination arriving 1222 local. The airline announced 1st December it entered into agreement to lease two Boeing 737 MAX 8 aircraft with lease term for each aircraft is for nine years commencing in 2022. The agreement includes ‘power-by-the-hour’ (PBH) arrangements.  Image Credit: Norwegian  Irish Aviation Research Institute © 11 December December 2021 All Rights Reserved

Ryanair re-launches Nuremberg base with Dublin new destination

                                                                  Ryanair has announced its re-establishing Nuremberg base two years after closure with two based Boeing 737-800 based aircraft operating a total of 27 routes with 85 weekly flights. Nuremberg Director Michael Hupe said "The newly stationed Ryanair aircraft will significantly enrich the route network at Nuremberg Airport. The balanced mix of European city connections, tourist destinations around the Mediterranean and family visits to Central and Eastern Europe opens up a wide range of options for planning your travel next summer". Ryanair DAC CEO Eddie Wilson said "We are delighted to be investing in Nuremberg airport at a time when the German Govt is abandoning its regional airports in favour of legacy airlines and major airports. Efficient operations and competitive airport charges provide the foundation from which Ryanair can deliver long-term traffic growth and increased connectivity. We worked closely w