Air Atlantic

Air Atlantic wins maintenance contract for Mesaba’s Avro RJs

Air Atlantic has won a major maintenance contract from Minneapolis-based Mesaba for major structural airframe inspections and modification work on 14 Avro RJ85. The work will be carried out at the Air Atlantic Maintenance Division facility in St. John’s beginning in February 1999, and proceeding throughout the year. Although Air […]

Debonair acquires ex Air Atlantic BAe 146s

Debonair is acquiring the three BAe 146-200s that had been operated by Air Atlantic. The sale was arranged by BAe-AMJ on behalf of Air Atlantic owner IMP Group. The first of the three, G-DEBL (msn E2014 ex C-FHAX), was delivered to Debonair on 10 December after being repainted in the airline’s colors at Southend. C-FHAZ (msn E2016) will follow in […]

Air Atlantic to end flight operations

Halifax-based Air Atlantic will terminate its commercial agreement with Canadian Airlines on 24 October, and cease all flight operations. Air Atlantic’s owner, IMP Group, will continue to maintain the airline’s operating certificate and will study the viability of a non-scheduled operation over the winter months, although the current excess capacity […]