Monthly Archives: July 2018


Avro RJ100 delivered to Air Libya

Former Swiss Avro RJ100 M-ABKY (msn E3377, ex HB-IYV/G-CFAB) was delivered to Air Libya as 5A-FLG. She had been stored at Cranfield since November 2016, initially as HB-IYV and then as G-CFAB. She was registered as M-ABKY to Mohamed Ahmed Elobeid on 17 January. After some post-storage maintenance, she was […]

Avro RJ100 5A-FLG

StarPerú on sale?

Peruvian economic weekly magazine Semana Económica is reporting that StarPerú‘s owners may be seeking to sell the airline. The airline’s market share has fallen from 6% in 2015 to only 3% at the end of 2017. At its peak, in 2011, StarPerú had a fleet of no less than ten BAe […]


CityJet joins forces with Air Nostrum

Ireland’s CityJet announced plans to join forces with Spain’s Air Nostrum. The two airlines would become part of a new holding company, but would continue operating under their own brands. A heads of agreement has been signed, but many details remain to be sorted out before the deal is finalized. The […]


Aviro Air BAe 146 returns to Italy

Aviro Air BAe 146-300 YR-AVR’s (msn E3193) stay at its home base at Bucuresti’s Baneasa airport proved relatively short. She had returned there on 15 June after spending most of the winter in Italy flying charters. After two weeks of rest and maintenance, she returned to Italy to undertake more […]