Monthly Archives: November 2016

Air Djibouti BAe 146 flies to Somalia

Air Djibouti has used BAe 146-300 ZS-SOR (msn E3155) to start several new services to Somalia. On 29 October, she operated an inaugural service from Djibouti to Hargeisa and Berbera, in Somaliland. Then, on 15 November, she made the airline’s first flight to Mogadishu, the Somali capital, after a 25-year absence. ZS-SOR is operated […]

BVI Airways Avro RJ100 VP-LOS

BVI Airways undertakes proving runs

BVI Airways Avro RJ100 VP-LOS (msn E3282) Spirit of the Virgin Islands undertook proving runs from Fort Lauderdale to and from Terrence B. Lettsome Airport on Beef Island on 10-11 November. VP-LOS then returned to Summerside, via Westchester/White Plains, for further work by Tronos. Completion of the proving runs is […]

CityJet Avro RJ85 flies for Flybe

CityJet operated Avro RJ85 EI-RJO (msn E2352) on Flybe‘s service from London City to Cardiff during the first week of November. She operated the first service, BE1323, on 1 November, and the last, BE1326, on 6 November. On the following day, she was once again flying for Air France. Flybe was […]

CityJet Avro RJ85 EI-RJO

Jota to keep its BAe 146 in VIP configuration

Jota Aviation has decided to continue operating its BAe 146-200, G-SMLA (msn E2047) in a 50-seat VIP configuration rather than converting her to a 95-seat airline configuration like its Avro RJ85, G-JOTR (msn E2294). G-SMLA’s 50-seat configuration is popular with sports teams; she has flown many of the English Football […]