Daily Archives: 2010-04-25

FAAM BAe 146 refit hampers ash cloud crisis response

Extraordinarily unfortunate timing had the FAAM’s BAe 146 in the hangar when Iceland’s Eyjafjallajoekull volcano erupted on 14 April, sending a plume of ash over Europe. BAe 146-301ARA G-LUXE (msn E3001) is one of only two aircraft with instrumentation that could have helped assess the concentration of ash in the […]