Monthly Archives: December 2000

Goldwing begins operations

Italian start-up Goldwing Airlines began operations on 20 December with a twice daily flight from Taranto, in southern Italy, to Roma Fiumicino and a single daily flight from Taranto to Milano Malpensa. Goldwing was planning to begin service using a BAe 146-100 leased from Air Botswana, but the aircraft was […]

Wing cracks ground CityJet BAe 146

BAe 146-100 EI-CPY (msn E1003) of CityJet was grounded in early December following the discovery of cracks in the wings. She was later ferried to Bournemouth for repairs. The airline leased 146-200 G-DEBE (msn E2022) from Flightline to stand in for her on Air France franchise flights.