Yearly Archives: 2000

Goldwing begins operations

Italian start-up Goldwing Airlines began operations on 20 December with a twice daily flight from Taranto, in southern Italy, to Roma Fiumicino and a single daily flight from Taranto to Milano Malpensa. Goldwing was planning to begin service using a BAe 146-100 leased from Air Botswana, but the aircraft was […]

BAE Systems holds RJX Summit in Florence

BAE Systems held its second “Avro RJX Summit” in Florence on 30 October. Like the previous Summit, at which the Avro RJX program was launched and which was held at London City Airport, the venue of this briefing was chosen to emphasize the RJX’s short-field capabilities. Nick Godwin, BAE Systems’ […]

Formula One adds second BAe 146

BAe 146-100 G-OFOM (msn E1144) was delivered to Formula One Administration at Biggin Hill on 6 October. She had been painted at Norwich in April, and then flown to Exeter for modifications by British European Aviation Services (BEAS). Formula One already operates BAe 146-100 G-OFOA (msn E1006). Both 146s are in VIP configuration.