Monthly Archives: October 2008

Flybe retires its last BAe 146

Flybe has retired its last BAe 146. The airline once operated a large fleet of BAe 146s, including examples of all three variants. It had also been the launch customer for the Avro RJX, with an order for fourteen. When that program was cancelled, however, the airline was forced to […]

Avro RJ operators win ERA honors

Two Avro RJ operators were honored by the European Regions Airline Association (ERA). Aegean Airlines won the Airline of the Year 2008/9 Gold Award, while CityJet took home the Silver Award. Aegean operates six Avro RJ100 alongside Boeing 737s and Airbus A320s, while CityJet’s entire fleet is composed of 23 […]