Monthly Archives: September 2016

BVI Airways purchases first Avro RJ100

BVI Airways has purchased Avro RJ100 VP-LOS (msn E3282 ex HB-IXQ) from lessor Tronos, for use on its planned non-stop service between Miami International Airport and Terrance B. Lettsome International Airport (EIS) on Beef Island, Tortola, in the British Virgin Islands. Initial plans had called for Avro RJ85s to be […]

Avro RJ100 delivered to Starbow

Starbow Airlines took delivery of former Brussels Airlines Avro RJ100 9G-SBE (msn E3332). She was rolled out from the paintshop at Norwich on 16 September, wearing a modified color scheme, and departed to Accra the following day. Starbow once operated four BAe 146-300s, but 9G-SBA (msn E3125) has long been […]

Starbow Airlines Avro RJ100 9G-SBE

Air Annobón services suspended?

Equatorial Guinea’s Air Annobón has apparently suspended operations following the revocation of its Air Operator’s Certificate (AOC) by Equatoguinean authorities. It is not clear when the airline lost its AOC, or for what reason. The airline is reportedly looking for a partner to restart operations as a low-cost carrier. Its […]

FAAM BAe 146ARA flies in formation … with a ship

The UK’s Natural Environment Research Council (NERC) provided some unusual pictures of FAAM’s BAe 146-301ARA (msn E3001) flying alongside the RRS Discovery research ship. The 146ARA and the Discovery provide complementary tools to undertake research that helps improve understanding of environmental issues. The photo op was organized to promote Into […]


SkyJet to add a BAe 146-200

Philipino airline SkyJet is planning to acquire a BAe 146-200 from StarPerú. The aircraft, which is scheduled to arrive by the end of October, will complement the airline’s two series 100s, RP-C5255 (msn E1104) and RP-C8538 (msn E1015), and allow it to increase capacity and frequencies on its routes. The airline would also […]