Monthly Archives: February 2010


Baby born on TAM BAe 146

A baby girl was born aboard one of Transporte Aéreo Militar (TAM)‘s BAe 146-200s, FAB-103 (msn E2040), during a flight from Cochabamba to La Paz on 14 February. Her parents christened her Tami Fabiola, in honor of the airline and the Bolivian Air Force (Fuerza Aérea Boliviana, FAB). Although she […]


Aegean and Olympic to merge

Aegean Airlines has announced its intention to merge with rival Olympic Air. Olympic Air was formed at the end of 2009, taking over the aircraft and routes of long ailing Olympic Airlines. The combined airline would operate under the Olympic name. The merger will require approval by competition authorities, as […]


Taban Air resumes operations

Iranian BAe 146 operator Taban Air resumed operations in early February. The airline had had its Air Operators Certificate (AOC) revoked following a landing accident to one of its Tupolev Tu-154s at Mashhad on January 24. Following the grounding, one of the airline’s two wet-leased from Hemus Air BAe 146s […]