Monthly Archives: March 2009


Blue1 adds an Avro RJ85 on lease

Finland’s Blue1 has leased Avro RJ85 EI-RJL (msn E2349) from CityJet for one year, with an option to extend for a second year. She was ferried to Norwich on 12 February for painting, and departed to Helsinki on 6 March in full Blue 1 colors as OH-SAQ InarijĂ€rvi. A little […]

Blue RJ85 OH-SAQ

Air Libya BAe 146-300 5A-DKQ

Air Libya begins BAe 146 operations

Air Libya began operations with former Flybe BAe 146-300 5A-DKQ (msn E3191 ex G-JEBD) on 17 February. The 146 had been prepared by KLM Engineering at Norwich, then ferried to Kemble on 6 January for HF radio installation. Following an air test on 3 February, she was ferried to Birmingham […]