CityJet Avro RJ85 EI-RJO awaits its passengers

CityJet Avro RJ85 operates annual Christmas flight

CityJet operated its annual Christmas flight on 12 December, taking a group of children from Temple Street Children Hospital and their families on a flight to the North Pole (which, airline tracking sites reveal, is located on the Irish coast, just north of Wexford!). Avro RJ85 EI-RJO (msn E2352) did the […]

Armenia Airways launches new route

Armenia Airways has launched a new route on 12 December, using BAe 146-300 EK-14601 (msn E3193). The new route to Anapa, on Russia’s Black Sea coast, will be operated twice a week, on Mondays and Thursdays. It complements the airline’s only other route, to Tehran, which was launched in June. […]

Armenia Airways BAe 146-300 EK-14601 at Anapa

WDL starts new Air France contract

In what may well turn out to be its last contract, WDL Aviation‘s last remaining BAe 146-200, D-AMGL (msn E2055), started a new contract operating for Air France on 3 December. After positioning to Paris Orly as AF9351, she operated AF7386/7385 and AF7388/7381, both to Nantes. She continued to fly back on forth to Nantes […]

Ecojet celebrates 6th anniversary

Bolivia’s Ecojet is celebrating the 6th anniversary of its first flight, operated on 24 November 2013 by Avro RJ85 CP-2814 (msn E2278). The flight departed from the airline’s Cochabamba base and flew to Sucre; it then continued to Santa Cruz before returning to Cochabamba. On the same day, RJ85 CP-2788 (msn […]

Airlink Avro RJ85 ZS-SYO at Johannesburg on 23 November

Airlink Avro RJ85 flies on

Although South Africa’s Airlink officially ended Avro RJ85 operations on November 17, one of its RJ85s has operated several more flights since—pressed back into service to help the airline cope with the increased number of flights she is operating to cover for the strike affecting South African Airways and its subsidiary, SA […]