Group to restore Avro RJX-100 at Manchester

A group of aviation enthusiasts is working to restore the Avro RJX-100 prototype on display at Manchester airport. BAE Systems donated the development Avro RJX-100, G-IRJX (msn E3378), to Manchester Airport in 2003. She has been displayed at its Runway Visitor Park since February 2003, alongside an HS-121 Trident, a […]

Avro RJX-100 G-IRJX

BAe 146-100 donated to de Havilland Aviation Museum

Ansett Aircraft Spares & Services donated BAe 146-100 G-JEAO (msn E1010) to the de Havilland Aviation Museum at London Colney. The museum already has in its collection several examples of airlines produced by de Havilland and its successors, Hawker Siddeley and British Aerospace, including the fuselage of a DH.106 Comet […]

BAe 146 G-JEAO's fuselage

Last flight for the Avro RJX

The development Avro RJX-100, G-IRJX, made a final flight on 6 February, when she flew from Woodford to nearby Manchester Airport. She took off at noon, and gave a short farewell display at Woodford before flying over to Manchester. She was flown by test pilot Alan Foster, who had also […]