Monthly Archives: February 2008

Linus Airways begins operations

Indonesia’s Linus Airways began operations on 20 February, flying from Jakarta to Tanjung Pandan, an island between Sumatra and Borneo. On 1 March, the airline plans to add services from Jakarta to Palembang and Pekanbaru (on Sumatra), and from Pekanbaru to Batam (an island near Singapore) and Medan (on northern […]

Club Air continues to change its schedule

Italian Avro RJ operator Club Air ended their ‘hub’ operation at Ancona Airport, which it had launched with much fanfare last August. The airline struggled to achieve more than minimal load factors, and found the subsidies provided by the airport’s management company, Aerdorica, insufficient to justify remaining. Club Air was to […]

First BA CityFlyer Avro RJ85 painted

The first of two former Blue1 Avro RJ85s for BA CityFlyer has been painted in full British Airways colors at Norwich. E2383 had been flying as OH-SAH for Blue1 until early December. She was ferried to Stansted on 7 December, then returned to BAE Systems after post-lease maintenance by Inflite, positioning […]

BA CityFlyer RJ85 G-LCYB

Aegean Avro RJ100s to fly to Tirana

Greek Avro RJ operator Aegean Airlines is planning to add a daily service from Athens to Tirana, Albania, on 2 May, using their Avro RJ100s. Aegean operate six Avro RJ100s. The airline posted a EUR35.8 million ($52.6 million) profit in 2007, a 39% increase from the previous year. Recent news […]