Monthly Archives: August 2009

Aegean bids for subidized domestic routes

Greek Avro RJ operator Aegean Airlines submitted a bid in response to a Greek government tender for subsidized services on 24 commercially unviable routes, primarily to island destinations. Aegean’s bid offered to fly from Athens and Thessaloniki to the islands of Kalymnos, Ikaria, Astypalaia, Skiathos, Skyros, Samos, Chios, Lesvos, Karpathos, […]

Aegean Avro RJ100 SX-DVF

Italiatour Airlines changes routes

Italian Avro RJ operator Italiatour Airlines is modifying its network, shifting its center of gravity from Brescia to Crotone. On 18 July, the airline started a four times weekly service between Crotone and Bologna. The loss-making Brescia-Roma segement of the company’s initial Brescia-Roma-Crotone route will be dropped in early September, […]

BAe 146 G-JEAO's fuselage

BAe 146-100 donated to de Havilland Aviation Museum

Ansett Aircraft Spares & Services donated BAe 146-100 G-JEAO (msn E1010) to the de Havilland Aviation Museum at London Colney. The museum already has in its collection several examples of airlines produced by de Havilland and its successors, Hawker Siddeley and British Aerospace, including the fuselage of a DH.106 Comet […]