Monthly Archives: December 2015


Bombardier CSeries certificated

After a protracted development period, Bombardier received Canadian type certification for its CS100 jetliner on 18 December. US and European certification is expected to follow shortly. Both Swiss and Malmö Aviation have ordered the 110-seat CS100 to replace their Avro RJs (former Avro RJ operator airBaltic is another early customer). […]


Formula One Avro RJ70 delivered

Former Abu Dhabi Amiri Flight Avro RJ70 M-STRY (msn E1267 ex A6-LIW) was delivered to her new owner, Bernie Ecclestone, the chief executive of the Formula One Group. After attention at Cranfield, she had been ferried to Norwich (via Bern) on 19 November for painting. She was rolled out in […]

Formula 1 Avro RJ70 M-STRY

BAe 146-200QT broken up at Bacău

BAe 146-200QT G-JEAJ (msn E2099) was broken up at Bacău in early December. She had been the first new QT conversion, making her first flight after conversion to QT configuration in June 2008. She had been ordered by Austrian airline Amerer Air, but the order was cancelled after technical problems […]