Paukn Air BAe 146-100 EC-GEO (msn E1007) flying between Málaga and Melilla crashed in a mountainous area north of Melilla on the morning of Friday, 25 September 1998, killing all 38 on board. The aircraft was on approach to Melilla airport when she disappeared from air traffic controllers’ radar screens […]
Bombardier Aerospace announced at the Farnborough Air Show that it was considering developing a new, 90-seat regional jet to complement its existing 50-seat CRJ and forthcoming 70-seat CRJ-700. The new aircraft, code-named BRJ-X, would feature a wider fuselage than the CRJ, with 5-abreast seating and underwing engines. The estimated development […]
British Aerospace Regional Aircraft presented some options for potential future developments of the Avro RJ, designated the Avro RJX, at the European Regions Airline Association’s annual meeting. Pratt & Whitney’s PW308 and the Allied Signal AS907 are being studied as potential replacements for the RJ’s Allied Signal LF507 engines. BAe […]
Tashkent Aircraft Production Corporation (TAPC) in Uzbekistan has received a contract from BAe Regional Aircraft to maufacture the complete air brake assembly for the Avro RJ family. TAPC already holds a contract for production of cockpit floor beam assemblies for the Avro RJ.