BAe 146 accompanies Eurofighter Typhoons to Saudi Arabia

146 G-TBAE at Malta

G-TBAE with her two charges at Malta (M Borg Olivier)

BAE Systems’ corporate BAe 146-200, G-TBAE (msn E2018) has been accompanying Eurofighter Typhoons being delivered to Saudi Arabia. Saudi Arabia has ordered 72 Typhoons: 24 originally built by BAE Systems for the Royal Air Force, and 48 to be assembled locally. The first two were delivered in mid-June, departing on 24 June, and staging via Toulouse and Malta, and accompanied by G-TBAE. G-TBAE also accompanied the second pair to delivered, who departed on 26 August.

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