Monthly Archives: June 2010

BA CityFlyer extends Avro RJ operations

BA CityFlyer has extended operations of its last Avro RJ into July. The airline was to have ended Avro RJ operations by late June, once sufficient Embraer E-Jets had been received. Indeed, the remaining RJ fleet had been further reduced, with RJ100 G-CFAA (msn E3373) ferried to Kemble for handback […]

Former Flybe BAe 146s G-JEAM and G-OINV

Exeter BAe 146s axed

Two former Flybe BAe 146-300s that had been in storage for a long time at Exeter Airport were the latest to face the breaker’s axe. G-JEAM (msn E3128) and G-OINV (msn E3171) were broken up in mid-June, all useful parts having been removed earlier. G-JEAM had been parked at Exeter […]

Riau Airlines RJ100 ferried to Australia

The first of two Avro RJ100s returned off-lease by Indonesia’s Riau Airlines has been ferried to Australia for continued storage. RJ100 PK-RAZ (msn E3265) had been returned prematurely to BAE Systems Regional Aircraft earlier this year after the airline fell in arrears on payments. She was ferried from Jakarta to […]

Romavia BAe 146 YR-BEC flying for Carpatai

Romavia again flying for Carpatair

Romanian BAe 146 operator Romavia is once again operating BAe 146-200 YR-BEC (msn E2062) on behalf of Romanian regional airline Carpatair, with small Carpatair titles added to Romavia’s colors. The lease began in early May, and is scheduled to run through the summer. YR-BEC is used primarily on flights to […]