New BAe 146 operator Astra Airlines began operations on 5 July, with a flight from its home base at Thessaloniki to Rhodos. Astra took delivery of former Flybe BAe 146-300 SX-DIZ (msn E3206 ex G-JEBE) in mid May. A demonstration flight was flown on 17 June.
Austrian cargo airline Amerer Air will acquire the first newly-converted BAe 146QT. Amerer Air is based in Linz and currently operates a Fokker F27-500 freighter. It will receive former Flybe series 200QT, G-JEAJ (msn E2099), which was converted to QT standard by Aerostar in Bacău. After a successful first flight […]