National Jet Systems (NJS) leased BAe 146-100 N246SS (msn E1003) to CityJet as EI-CPY. A former Air Wisconsin aircraft, she was acquired by NJS in early 1998. In April of that year she was painted in Norfolk Jet Express colors in anticipation of a lease to that airline, but NJS ended up […]
CityFlyer took delivery of its fifth Avro RJ100 (G-BZAV msn E3331) and signed an order for two more Avro RJ100s, plus two options, at a ceremony at Woodford on 24 July. The two aircraft on firm order will be delivered during the summer of 1999. CityFlyer Managing Director Brad Burgess […]
BAe 146-100 N3206T (msn E1144) is being advertised for sale by Executive Aircraft Corporation. She had been in long-term storage at Singapore from 1990, when Indonesia’s National Air Charter was denied permission to import her. She has, therefore, only 147 hours and 115 cycles. She has recently undergone a full […]
Jersey European Airways (JEA) has taken delivery of five former Thai Airways BAe 146-300s. G-JEBE (msn E3206 ex HS-TBM) was delivered first, on 15 June. G-JEBA (msn E3181 ex HS-TBL) followed on 25 June, G-JEBC (msn E3189 ex HS-TBO) on 26 June, G-JEBB (msn E3185 ex-HS-TBK) on 28 June, and G-JEBD (msn E3191 ex HS-TBJ) on 16 […]
Italian airline Air Dolomiti wet-leased BAe 146-200 G-OZRH (msn E2047) from Flightline in early July.
British Aerospace’s partnership with ATR, which had seen BAe’s Avro RJ and Jetstream families marketed jointly with ATR’s ATR42 and ATR72 under the AI(R) banner, was formally dissolved on 6 July. British Aerospace Regional Aircraft (BARA) took over sales, marketing, and customer support of the Avro RJ regional jet family […]