Cobham Aviation Services

First BAe 146QT painted in StarTrack colors

Cobham Aviation Services has painted BAe 146-300QT VH-NJZ (msn E3126) with large StarTrack and Qantas Freight titles. The titles were applied at Adelaide between 1 and 4 July. She returned to service on 6 July, operating Launceston–Sydney–Brisbane–Sydney–Canberra. Qantas announced in May that it would fly three BAe 146-300QT freighters on […]

StarTrack BAe 146-300QT VH-NJZ

Increased takeoff weight from unpaved runways approved

The European Aviation Safety Authority (EASA) has approved an increase in Maximum Take-off Weight (MTOW) of up to four tonnes for BAe 146s and Avro RJs operating from an unpaved runway at Kambalda, in Western Australia. Hitherto, MTOW had been limited when operating from unpaved runways due to the potential […]

Cobham BAe 146