After almost two years of BAe 146/Avro RJ operations, Norfolk Jet Express has replaced its single Avro RJ70 with a Fokker 100. The Norfolk-based airline began services in May 1997, using BAe 146-100 VH-NJD (msn E1160) leased from National Jet Systems (NJS). VH-NJD was briefly replaced by 146-100 VH-NJY (msn E1005) in May 1998. Avro RJ70 VH-NJW […]
Debonair made its first aircraft purchase on 31 March, when it bought BAe 146-200 G-DEBF (msn E2023), which it had been sub-leasing from US Airways, with financing provided by Finova Capital Ltd. Debonair is considering purchasing more of the aircraft it is currently leasing, as well new additions to the […]
Aer Lingus has taken delivery of an additional BAe 146-300, and extended the lease on three series 300s it is already operating (EI-CLG msn E3131, EI-CLH msn E3146, and EI-CLI msn E3159). The new aircraft is EI-CTM (msn E3129), formerly operated by Jersey European. Aer Lingus will use her to expand […]
Debonair has expanded its agreement with Swissair Express. BAe 146-200 G-DEBM (msn E2016) is being used to operate four daily roundtrips from Zürich to Torino since 28 March, supplementing 146-200 G-DEBC (msn E2024), currently serving Bologna and Venezia. A third Debonair BAe 146 will soon be added to allow an expansion of […]
Swissair Express has added Flightline as an operator. Since 28 March, Flightline has been operating BAe 146-200 G-FLTA (msn E2048) on two daily roundtrips from Zürich to London Stansted. This aircraft is operated in full Swissair Express colors with Flightline flight and cabin crews.
Debonair began operating five BAe 146s on behalf of Lufthansa on 28 March, when the summer timetable went into effect. All five aircraft are to be based in Münich. Four will operate two daily roundtrips each to Birmingham, Manchester, Toulouse, and Helsinki, while the fifth will operate a roundtrip to […]
In the wake of its successful re-marketing of BAe 146s on behalf of FBM Jet Engine Support (five ex-Thai BAe 146-300s) and IMP Group of Canada (three ex-Air Atlantic BAe 146-200s), British Aerospace Asset Management (BAeAM) has won a new re-marketing contract. The new contract is for two BAe 146-200 […]