BAe 146-300 9H-ELE (msn E3209), who had long been stored at Malta, was broken up. Acquired by Maltese start-up Efly in June 2009, she had entered service on 17 September of that year. Services proved shortlived, however, being suspended on 6 November, and never resumed. 9H-ELE remained stored at Malta, […]
Less than two months after launching scheduled flights from Malta to Catania, Maltese BAe 146 operator Efly suspended services on 3 November. The airline blamed predatory tactics by competitors, whom it accused of dumping capacity on the route below cost, for forcing it end services. Efly also alleged that Malta […]
New Maltese BAe 146 operator Efly began services on 19 September, with a flight from Malta to Catania. Efly’s BAe 146-300, 9H-ELE (msn E3209), left Malta on shedule at 06:50 as LEF1002, with 56 passengers on board. She then returned to Malta two hours later as LEF1003. A second round […]
Maltese airline Efly is struggling to obtain a licence so that it can begin operations. Its first BAe 146-300, 9H-ELE (msn E3209), is ready to fly, having arrived at Malta in mid-June and then having had the airline’s titles and logo applied. The airline has also secured JAR-145 and CAMO […]
The first BAe 146-300 for new Maltese airline Efly, former Flybe 9H-ELE (msn E3209 ex G-JEBG) was ferried from Exeter to Malta on 17 June. She was still wearing the basic red and black colors of the promotional scheme for Mansion that she wore during her last months with Flybe.
A new Maltese airline is planning to begin operations in the second half of April using two former Flybe BAe 146-300s. Efly is being formed in Malta by Italian investors to operate charters and ACMI flights. The airline expects to begin operations on 20 April, using BAe 146-300s G-JEBF (msn […]