Jota Aviation has signed a letter of intent with lessor Falko Regional Aircraft to acquire an Avro RJ100. Former Brussels Airlines RJ100 OO-DWJ (msn E3355) will join Jota’s fleet at G-JOTS. Jota already operates BAe 146-200 G-SMLA (msn E2047) and Avro RJ85 G-JOTR (msn E2294). In Jota service, G-JOTS will be […]
BAE Systems Regional Aircraft marked 27 years of continuous operations of BAe 146s and Avro RJs by Swiss by presenting the airline with an engraved glass plaque during the recent BAE Systems Flight Operations Support Conference, which was held at Prestwick. Swiss’ predecessor Crossair took delivery of the first of […]
Another former Brussels Airlines Avro RJ85 has been broken up. G-CGYU (msn E2275 ex OO-DJN) had been stored at Kemble since February 2012, when she had been returned off-lease to Falko. Parting out began in the fall of 2016; by mid October, she was seen resting on pallets on her […]
Avro RJ100 SE-DST (E3247) of Braathens Regional Airlines (BRA) is reported to have been damaged at Copenhagen’s Kastrup airport in late December of last year. She was holding short of its parking stand after arriving on a flight from Goteborg on 26 December when her rudder was hit by the winglet […]
The second Avro RJ100 for BVI Airways, VP-LWW (msn E3274 ex HB-IXV), has been painted in the airline’s colors at Summerside. her colors differ from those sported by the airline’s first RJ100, VP-LOS (msn E3282), in that the underside is painted dark blue. It is thought that VP-LOS will also be […]
The Moroccan government’s Avro RJ100 CN-ASM (msn E3387) was ferried from Rabat-Salé to Prestwick for a C Check by Chevron on 8 March, using callsign RMAF145. She is based at the 1st BAFRA, on the west side of Rabat-Salé airport, with the rest of the Moroccan government’s VIP fleet.
Neptune Aviation BAe 146 air tanker N475NA/Tanker 03 (msn E2192) returned from Chile, where she had been helping fight forest fires, arriving back in the USA on 8 March. Rather than returning to Neptune’s Missoula base, however, she stopped in Brownsville, Texas, to begin working for the US Forest Service. Recent news […]
Braathens Regional Airlines (BRA) has signed a two-year extension to its long-standing JetSpares contract for its ten RJ100s and two RJ85s with BAE Systems Regional Aircraft. BRA is now JetSpares oldest customer, having signed its first contract in April 1996. The extension comes on the heels of the airline’s announcement that it was […]