Two Avro RJs suffered a minor collision on the ramp at London City on 21 April. Lufthansa Regional Avro RJ85 D-AVRJ (msn E2277) was moving off the stand for a flight to Münich when her tail touched that of BA CityFlyer Avro RJ100 G-BZAT (msn E3320) that was parked on […]
A Lufthansa Regional Avro RJ85, D-AVRN (msn E2293), suffered a serious icing incident on 21 March. She was operating flight LH4062 from Frankfurt to Firenze. While climbing through 11,000 feet, significant pitch oscillations began that the crew had difficulty controlling. Controllability increased substantially once the aircraft had descended below 8,000 […]
German BAe 146 operator Eurowings began service from Berlin Tegel to London City on 14 January. The twice daily service is operated on behalf of Lufthansa Regional. Series 200 D-AJET (msn E2201) operated the inital flight, LH4838, arriving at the Docklands airport at 09:10 local time.
Eurowings will launch a new service from London City to Berlin Tegel on 14 January on behalf of Lufthansa Regional, using a BAe 146-200 configured for 98 seats. The route will be flown two times a day at first, and then increase to three times a day in March.
Lufthansa has announced a long awaited order to begin the renewal of its regional fleet. The airline had ordered Fairchild Dornier 728s, but that manufacturer’s bankruptcy ended that plan. Instead, Lufthansa has been accumulating BAe 146s and Avro RJs. Lufthansa Group airlines currently operate no less than 62 examples of […]
Eurowings has begun to take delivery of the six former KLM uk/buzz BAe 146-300s it is leasing rom BAE Systems. The first, D-AEWP (msn E3165), arrived on 29 April, and entered service soon thereafter. The aircraft are painted in Lufthansa Regional colors, but cannot carry the airline’s titles because of […]
BAE Systems has signed several major leases with airlines of the Lufthansa Regional group. Under the agreements, Eurowings will receive six additional BAe 146-300s, and Air Dolomiti will receive five BAe 146-300s. Both airlines are wholly-owned by Lufthansa. Eurowings, who already operates four BAe 146-200s and four 146-300s, is scheduled […]
Several former KLM uk BAe 146-300s have been rolled out at Filton in Lufthansa Regional colors, in anticipation of a lease to German airline Eurowings. Eurowings has been negotiating with BAE Systems to lease several BAe 146-300s, as part of a broader deal with the Luthansa group which will also […]
Over a year after Lufthansa announced its intention of re-aligning its regional operations under the Lufthansa Regional brand, the first Avro RJ85s of CityLine have been repainted. They now sport large ‘Lufthansa Regional’ titles under the window, with smaller ‘Operated by CityLine’ titles above. They retain the standard Lufthansa tail […]
German airline Eurowings has extended its leases on five BAe 146s (four Series 300 and one Series 200). The airline currently operates eight 146s, having returned two series 200s in 2003. “We find that the BAe 146 is the right size aircraft with good economics for our operations,” Eurowings Senior […]