Monthly Archives: April 1999

Aegean Aviation adds to Avro RJ100 order

Athens-based airline Aegean Aviation has placed an order for an additional Avro RJ100, just six weeks after placing an initial order for two RJ100s. Aegean Aviation’s pilots are currently undergoing training in the UK, in anticipation of the delivery of the first two RJ100s, scheduled for late April. Scheduled services […]

Air Foyle buys CityJet

London Luton-based Air Foyle has bought a controlling stake in Dublin-based CityJet for over US$6.8 million. Both airlines are BAe 146 operators, with Air Foyle flying eight series 200QTs and 300QT freighters on behalf of TNT and CityJet flying seven series 200 passenger aircraft on its own routes and on […]

TNT to establish its own airline

TNT announced that it would establish and operate its own cargo airline company, to be called TNT Airways, to operate its carrier fleet. The new airline will be based in Liège, Belgium, where TNT’s state-of-the-art air cargo hub, the TNT European Express Centre, is located. It will replace the current […]

WDL BAe 146 flies for Debonair

WDL Aviation began operating BAe 146-100 D-AWDL (msn E1011) on behalf of Debonair on routes from Mönchengladbach to Luton and Barcelona from 28 March. The contract will run until May 6. D-AWDL had already been operating for Debonair on an ad hoc basis since early May. Recent news items on […]