Star Up, parent of Peruvian BAe 146 operator StarPerú, has signed a memorandum of understanding with Chile’s Latin American Wings (LAW) under which the two airlines would combine their operations. LAW operates four Boeing 737-300s; it had been a charter airline until recently, but launched scheduled operations in March. Under the […]
StarPerú is considering options to replace its BAe 146 fleet, which includes two series 100s, four series 200s, two series 300s, and one series 200QT freighter.
One of the maingear tyres of StarPerú‘s BAe 146-200 OB-1885-P (msn E2087) deflated while she was rolling for take off from Cuzco on 23 September, on flight 2I 1181 to Puerto Maldonado. The crew rejected the takeoff and came to a safe stop on the runway. All the passengers deplaned […]
StarPerú‘s BAe 146-200QT OB-1978-P (msn E2114) had the airline’s logo and titles applied on top of the colors of former operator Titan Airways. She is still awaiting her certification from the Peruvian civil aviation authorities, as is former Eurowings series 200 OB-1964-P (msn E2184). Once certified, the freighter will be […]
Former Titan Airways BAe 146-200QT G-ZAPR (msn E2114) was delivered to StarPerú as OB-1978-T. She departed Stansted on 21 July and arrived in Lima three days later. She will now have to receive her certification from the Peruvian civil aviation authorities – a process that is likely to take several […]
StarPerú is adding a BAe 146QT freighter to its growing fleet of BAe 146s. The airline purchased Titan Airways‘ series 200QT G-ZAPR (msn E2114) under a deal arranged by BAE Systems Asset Management. The QT will be the airline’s first freighter, and will bring its BAe 146 fleet to 10 […]
StarPerú is adding another BAe 146 to its fleet – its ninth example of the type. The airline purchased former Eurowings series 200 G-BTKC (msn E2184 ex D-AEWF) from BAE Systems. She is currently being prepared for delivery at Bacău, where she has been in storage since May. StarPerú currently […]
Star Perú launched its first international service on 20 September, from Lima to Rio Branco, in the Brazilian state of Acre, via Cuzco. One of the airline’s BAe 146-100s operated the inaugural flight. The route will be flown twice-weekly, on Mondays and Fridays.
Recent sales of BAe 146s to Latin America have prompted BAE Systems Regional Aircraft to open a Sales Office in the region. Mr Ricardo Barrera has been appointed as Director Sales, Latin America with immediate effect. He is based in Bogotá, Colombia. After going extinct in the hemisphere at the […]
StarPerú has added two more BAe 146s, bringing its fleet of the type to seven. The two latest additions have been acquired directly from BAE Systems. Both had been in storage at Calgary for several years. The first, former Jazz series 200 C-GRNV (msn E2133), was flown to Lima in […]