Monthly Archives: April 2004

Blue1 goes domestic again

Finnish Avro RJ operator Blue1 resumed domestic service when it launched regular flights between Helsinki and Oulu on 5 April. The airline had once had an extensive domestic network as Air Botnia, but since its takeover by SAS in 1998 has concentrated on feeding the Scandinavian carrier at its hubs […]

Hemus Air adds BAe 146s

Bulgarian airline Hemus Air have acquired three BAe 146-200s from ANZ Investment Bank. Two of the aircraft had previously been used by National Jet Systems (NJS) and the third by Ansett. The first, LZ-HBA (msn E2072) arrived in Sofia on 1 April and the second, LZ-HBB (msn E2073) on 5 […]

Atlantic Airways BAe 146 OY-RCA

Atlantic Airways flies for Norwegian company

BAe 146 operator Atlantic Airways has won a contract to carry employees for Norwegian shipyard Aker Stord, part of Norwegian construction and engineering group Aker Kvaerner. Under the contract, Atlantic Airways 146s will fly Aker Stord employees working on the Snohvit natural gas development in the Barents Sea. Flights will […]