Finland’s Blue1 has taken delivery of the second Avro RJ85 it has leased from CityJet. OH-SAR (msn E2350 ex EI-RJM) Saimaa was flown to Helsinki’s Vantaa airport on 24 April, joining OH-SAQ (msn E2349 ex EI-RJL), delivered in March.
A threatened strike by Brussels Airlines‘ aircrew was narrowly averted when the airline rescinded cost-cutting measures. The Belgian Cockpit Association (BeCA) had announced on 29 April that Brussels Airlines pilots would go on indefinite strike beginning at 05:00 on 30 April, to protest against cost-cutting measures the airline had imposed […]
Royal Jet has returned its Avro RJ85 to BAE Systems Regional Aircraft. She ferried through Budapest on 1 April, continuing to Kemble on the following day. The return was agreed as part of a transaction in which Abu Dhabi’s Amiri Flight acquired an Avro RJ100 Avro Business Jet. That aircraft, […]