The first BAe 146 for Indonesia’s Linus Airways arrived at Jakarta’s Halim Airport on 7 November, having departed from Kemble on 4 November. The aircraft, series 200 PK-LNJ (msn E2210 ex G-BVMP), was still wearing the full colors of previous operator Centavia, causing some confusion among the waiting media. The […]
Belgrade-based start-up Centavia has ceased operations and returned its two leased BAe 146-200s to BAE Systems Regional Aircraft. The airline’s plans to begin low-cost flights were dealt a crushing blow when both of its initial routes, to Zagreb, in Croatia, and Podgorica, in Montenegro, were denied — the latter on […]
Belgrade-based Centavia has seen its second scheduled service rejected. A week after Croatian authorities denied it permission to operate to Zagreb, Montenegrin authorities have withdrawn its permission to fly to Podgorica, in Montenegro. The denial came on the day services were to begin, a day after Centavia had operated a […]
Belgrade-based Centavia has been denied permission to operate charter services from the Belgrade to Zagreb. The services would have been the first to link the capitals of Serbia and Croatia in sixteen years, as all links were severed during the civil war that split Yugoslavia. The airline is also planning […]
The second BAe 146 for Zagreb-based Centavia is being readied for delivery by KLM Engineering at Norwich, where she was seen on 15 August. BAe 146-200 YU-AGM (msn E2220 ex I-FLRI/G-BVMT) was most recently operated by Italy’s Club Air.
Serbian start-up Centavia began operations with its BAe 146-200 YU-AGL (msn E2210) on 8 July. The first flight was a charter from Belgrade to Corfu (CNA 800), which departed at 11:30. A second rotation, to Bodrum, was flown later that same day. The airline had received its operating licence the […]
Former Meridiana BAe 146-200 G-BVMP (msn E2210 ex I-FLRE) was delivered to Centavia on 15 May as YU-AGL. She had been stored at Kemble since May 2005, when she was returned to BAE Systems by Meridiana. She was ferried to Belgrade still wearing basic Meridiana colors. The second BAe 146 […]
Centavia (Central European Aviation), a new low-cost Serbian airline, will start operations using two BAe 146-200s leased from BAE Systems Regional Aircraft. Belgrade-based Centavia is planning to begin flying this summer to holiday destinations in Egypt, Turkey, Greece, and Spain. This autumn, the airline will begin scheduled services to Basel, […]