Monthly Archives: June 2007

MDLR continues to expand its network

As planned, Indian Avro RJ70 operator MDLR Airlines extended its service to Kolkatta on 12 June. The flight is an extension of its service from Chandigarh to Delhi and Ranchi. MDLR has indicated that it plans to make Kolkatta into a second hub, adding services to Port Blair, Goa, Visakhapatnam, […]

Braathens Aviation created

Per G. Braathens, owner of Swedish Avro RJ operators Malmö Aviation and Transwede, has organised his aviation-related businesses as Braathens Aviation. The new corporate group includes six companies: Malmö Aviation, Transwede, Braathens Technical (which offers maintenance services), Braathens Training (which offers training and type ratings), Braathens Leasing (which owns two […]

Braathens Aviation Avro RJ85 SE-DJN

BA CityFlyer to keep Avro RJ100s

BA CityFlyer has decided to keep two Avro RJ100s that had been due to return off-lease to BAE Systems Regional Aircraft. RJ100 G-BXAR (msn E3298) had been returned to BAE Systems in late March, and G-BXAS (E3301) had been due to follow. The airline intended to replace them with some […]

CityJet Avro RJ deliveries continue

Deliveries of former Mesaba Avro RJ85s to CityJet continue. The latest to arrive, EI-RJN (msn E2351 ex N526XJ) was ferried from Norwich to Paris Charles de Gaulle on 18 May, wearing the new CityJet colors first worn by EI-RJO (msn E2352). Other recent deliveries include EI-RJI (msn E2346), which arrived […]

CityJet Avro RJ85 EI-RJN