Air Jet

Air Jet restructures

Bordeaux-based Air Jet is in the middle of a substantial restructuring. The airline ran into financial problems after an ill-advised expansion using SAAB 2000s. Problems were aggravated when the BAe 146-300 it had leased was seized in Italy over debts its previous operator, National Jet Italia (NJI), had accumulated. As […]

Air Jet flies for Ciao Fly

Italian start-up airline Ciao Fly began operations between Parma and London Luton on 1 July. The airline, which is owned by a Swiss-based financial group, had initially planned to launch services to Barcelona, Bruxelles, and Paris on 1 June, using BAe 146-300s. Both the route structure and the schedule changed […]

Air Jet expands scheduled services

French airline Air Jet is adding several more scheduled routes. After a difficult start, the route from Paris to Saint-Etienne that it began in March is now breaking even, and Air Jet is optimistic that it will become profitable by the end of the year. As a result, Air Jet has […]

Air Jet BAe 146-200QC F-GLNI

Air Jet BAe 146-300 G-BTUY

BAe 146-300 delivered to Air Jet

French BAe 146 operator Air Jet has taken delivery of BAe 146-300 G-BTUY (msn E3202). She had previously been operated by National Jet Italia (NJI) and was in storage at Exeter since that airline’s demise. She was ferried from Exeter to Le Bourget on 3 April, wearing the new colors recently introduced by the airline.

Air Jet adds to BAe 146 fleet

French BAe 146 operator Air Jet is leasing a BAe 146-300, and negotiating for another. The two aircraft in question are former National Jet Italia (NJI) series 300s which are currently in storage at Exeter. The first 146 will join Air Jet in March. Assuming negotiations are concluded successfully, the […]