Monthly Archives: October 2018


Jota starts cargo charters

After a long period of preparation, Jota Aviation began freighter operations on 18 October. The airline has acquired four former ASL Airlines Spain BAe 146-300QTs. The first of these, G-JOTE (msn E3182) was positioned ot Poznan on 17 October. She then flew a shipment of automotive parts to Liverpool in […]

Freight deck of Jota BAe 146-300QT

Jota flies for Loganair

Jota Aviation‘s Avro RJ85 G-JOTR (msn E2294) operated a short contract for Loganair in mid-October. She had been parked at Southend since the end of her contract with Air France subsidiary Hop!. She was ferried to Inverness on 12 October, and then operated several roundtrips to Manchester before returning to Southend […]


Cello ceases operations

Birmingham-based Avro RJ operator Cello Aviation ceased operations on 12 October. Cello had been operating Avro RJ100 G-ILLR (msn E3379) on behalf of Air France subsidiary Hop!, but the aircraft had twice been grounded for extended periods by technical problems, and the airline’s Boeing 737 had been covering for her. The […]