Monthly Archives: July 2008


FAAM BAe 146 in Malaysia experiment

The BAe 146 Atmospheric Research Aircraft (ARA) participated in a research study aimed at better understanding global climate change during July. The Oxidant and Particle Photochemical Processes (OP3) mission studied how equatorial rain forests influence climate change. FAAM’s BAe 146ARA G-LUXE (msn E3001) was based at Kota Kinabalu, in the […]


Carpatair BAe 146 YR-BEC

Romavia gets a replacement BAe 146

Romanian BAe 146 operator Romavia has leased another BAe 146 from BAE Systems Regional Aircraft, to cover for the example that was severely damaged in a landing accident at Bucuresti on 22 April. Former CityJet BAe 146-200 G-CEVF (msn E2062) had been in storage at Bacău since November 2007. She […]


Rescue for Club Air?

A tourism company is planning to buy Verona-based Avro RJ operator Club Air. The airline has been grounded since 28 May, when the Italian civil aviation authority, ENAC, declined to extend its temporary license. Its two Avro RJs, RJ85 I-CLBA (msn E2300) and RJ70 I-FASI (msn E2160), have been parked […]