Monthly Archives: August 2015


Romanian start-up buys Astra BAe 146

New Romanian airline Aviro Air has acquired BAe 146-300 SX-DIX (msn E3193) from Astra Airlines. She arrived at Bucuresti’s Baneasa Airport on 4 March and was parked there. On 8 April, she was registered YR-AVR. She remains parked at Baneasa, in full Astra green colors but without titles. Aviro Air […]


Formula 1 Avro RJ70 M-STRY

Formula One chief acquires Avro RJ70

Bernie Ecclestone, the chief executive of the Formula One Group, which manages Formula One racing, has acquired the former Abu Dhabi Amiri Flight Avro RJ70 A6-LIW (msn E1267). On 28 July, she was ferried from Kemble, where had been in storage since March, to Canfield. Three days later, she was […]


Manunggal Air AOC revoked

Indonesian BAe 146 operator Manunggal Air had its Air Operators Certificates (AOC) was revoked by the country’s Ministry of Transportation on 1 August. Manunggal Air was one of six airlines who lost their AOC for failing to meet criteria for minimum fleet size. Under a 2009 law, airlines must have […]