New Zealand’s Air National was forced to ground its fleet for five days after its flight operations and training manager abruptly resigned. The airline’s aircraft were only able to return to the skies once the Civil Aviation Authority approved a replacement manager, a process that took several days. Even once […]
Casino Rodos has taken delivery of BAe 146-200 G-MIMA (msn E2079), which has been converted to VIP configuration by Inflite Engineering Services at London Stansted. The 146 can seat up to 34 passengers in a full length undivided cabin, and is equipped with a state-of-the-art inflight entertainment and communication system. […]
Star Perú launched its first international service on 20 September, from Lima to Rio Branco, in the Brazilian state of Acre, via Cuzco. One of the airline’s BAe 146-100s operated the inaugural flight. The route will be flown twice-weekly, on Mondays and Fridays.
Kenya’s East African Safari Air Express has leased two BAe 146-200s from South Africa’s Allegiance Air. The two 146s had been in storage at Nelspruit’s Kruger Mpumalanga International in South Africa since returning from their lease to Air Congo in late March. ZS-SDX (msn E2046 ex TN-AIB) was the first […]
South Africa’s Airlink has agreed to acquire four former CityLine Avro RJ85s from BAE Systems Regional Aircraft. The four RJ85s (msn E2251 ex D-AVRC, E2257 ex D-AVRD, E2261 ex D-AVRE, and E2285 ex D-AVRL) will be delivered between September 2010 and January 2011. They will replace the airline’s four BAe […]
Recent sales of BAe 146s to Latin America have prompted BAE Systems Regional Aircraft to open a Sales Office in the region. Mr Ricardo Barrera has been appointed as Director Sales, Latin America with immediate effect. He is based in Bogotá, Colombia. After going extinct in the hemisphere at the […]