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Formula 1 Avro RJ70 M-STRY

Formula One Avro RJ70 delivered

Former Abu Dhabi Amiri Flight Avro RJ70 M-STRY (msn E1267 ex A6-LIW) was delivered to her new owner, Bernie Ecclestone, the chief executive of the Formula One Group. After attention at Cranfield, she had been ferried to Norwich (via Bern) on 19 November for painting. She was rolled out in […]


Formula One chief acquires Avro RJ70

Bernie Ecclestone, the chief executive of the Formula One Group, which manages Formula One racing, has acquired the former Abu Dhabi Amiri Flight Avro RJ70 A6-LIW (msn E1267). On 28 July, she was ferried from Kemble, where had been in storage since March, to Canfield. Three days later, she was […]

Formula 1 Avro RJ70 M-STRY

Formula One adds second BAe 146

BAe 146-100 G-OFOM (msn E1144) was delivered to Formula One Administration at Biggin Hill on 6 October. She had been painted at Norwich in April, and then flown to Exeter for modifications by British European Aviation Services (BEAS). Formula One already operates BAe 146-100 G-OFOA (msn E1006). Both 146s are in VIP configuration.


Formula One buys BAe 146-100

The BAe 146 is not known for being particularly fast. Nevertheless, an example of the type has been acquired by Formula One Administration, which oversees Formula 1 racing. BAe 146-100 EI-COF (msn E1006 ex SE-DRH) had previously been leased to Malmö Aviation, who in turn sub-leased her to CityJet. She was […]