Vincent Aviation‘s Australian subsidiary stopped flying on 28 May after it was placed into receivership. Vincent Aviation had operated BAe 146-200 ZK-ECO (msn E2130) in Australia, primarily on FIFO flights on behalf of the mining industry. Four Saab 340Bs and five Beech 1900Ds had also been operated, on charters and […]
BAe 146-200 ZS-PZY (msn E2051 ex TN-AHX) was broken up at Kruger Mpumalanga during May. She had last been operated by Allegiance Air on behalf of Air Congo, but had returned to South Africa in 2010. She has been stored at Kruger Mpumalanga ever since, in a gradually increasing state of decay.
Air Spray has acquired the hulk of former Mesaba Avro RJ85 N509XJ (msn E2321) for use as a flight trainer for its BAe 146 air tanker program. N509XJ has been stored at Calgary since late 2007, during which time she was stripped of useful parts to supply the Dubai Air Wing’s […]
Canada’s North Cariboo Air has taken delivery of its second Avro RJ100. G-POWF (msn E3373) had most recently been operated by Titan Airways on contract to the UK’s Ministry of Defence in the Middle East. After pre-delivery maintenance by Chevron Technical Services at Kemble, she was ferried to Hurn for […]
Newly independent airline CityJet plans to renew its fleet “as soon as possible”, according to CEO Christine Ourmières. CityJet would like to acquire a longer-ranged type to replace its 18 Avro RJ85s, so as to open a wider range of destinations, but size limits at London City constrain its choices. The Sukhoi […]