Yearly Archives: 2019


Jota flies for Aigle Azur

In addition to flying charters (sports teams have been particularly frequent clients), Jota Aviation‘s BAe 146s and Avro RJs have flown services on behalf of a wide variety of airlines, sometimes on a long-term basis and sometimes ad hoc. Jota recently added a new client to its roster, when RJ100 […]


Last hurrah for G-TYPH

In early July, BAE Systems Corporate Air Travel retired BAe 146-200 G-TYPH (msn E2200), replacing her with an Embraer ERJ 145. G-TYPH was parked at Warton, awaiting her fate. But in mid-August she was pressed briefly back into service. With one 145 undergoing heavy maintenance, Corporate Air Travel found itself short-handed. It […]


WDL flies for Flybe

WDL Aviation is operating BAe 146-200 D-AMGL (msn E2055) on behalf of Flybe, on routes between the United Kingdom and Germany. She made a short positioning flight from Köln to Düsseldorf on 31 July, then operated roundtrips to Manchester (BE7210/7213), Leeds (BE1494/1495), and Birmingham (BE7048/7049) the following day. Sistership D-AZFR (msn […]

WDL BAe 146 D-AMGL seen at Manchester operating for Flybe

CityJet joint venture with Air Nostrum approved

The proposed joint venture between Ireland’s CityJet and Spain’s Air Nostrum has been approved by the European Commission. The two airlines will become part of a new holding company, but will continue operating under their own brands. Together, the two airlines have about 100 aircraft. CityJet’s fleet includes nine Avro RJ85s, which it operates […]