Monthly Archives: March 2015

Increased takeoff weight from unpaved runways approved

The European Aviation Safety Authority (EASA) has approved an increase in Maximum Take-off Weight (MTOW) of up to four tonnes for BAe 146s and Avro RJs operating from an unpaved runway at Kambalda, in Western Australia. Hitherto, MTOW had been limited when operating from unpaved runways due to the potential […]

Cobham BAe 146

New owners for SkyJet

The Solar Group, which controls a wide variety of companies in the Philippines, has acquired SkyJet Airlines. The transaction was approved by the country’s Civil Aeronautics Board (CAB). SkyJet operates BAe 146-100 RP-C8538 (msn E1015) and a leased Dornier 328. Recent news items on SkyJet: