Yearly Archives: 2018

Ex Swiss Avro RJ100 delivered to Air Libya

After painting in full Air Libya colors, former Swiss Avro RJ100 5A-FLF (msn E3381) was delivered to the airline on 29 December, being ferried to the airline’s base at Benghazi via Malta. She had been ferried to East Midlands for painting by AirbourneColours on 19 December and rolled out on […]

CityJet deal with Aer Lingus cleared

The UK’s Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) has cleared CityJet‘s deal to operate scheduled passenger flights between London City Airport and Dublin on behalf of Aer Lingus. CityJet had previously operated the route itself, but decided to focus exclusively on operating for other airlines. In August, it announced that it […]

CityJet Avro RJ85 EI-RJD

Ex Swiss Avro RJ100 ferried to paintshop

Former Swiss Avro RJ100 5A-FLF (msn E3381) was ferried to East Midlands on 19 December for painting into Air Libya colors by AirbourneColours. She had been at Prestwick for maintenance by Chevron since June. She had arrived there from Cranfield as M-ABKZ, but emerged from the hangar on 30 October […]

Double charter for Jota BAe 146QTs

Since starting services in mid-October, Jota Aviation‘s BAe 146QTs freighters have operated a number of cargo charters. On 11 December, both of Jota’s active 146QT operated together for the first time. G-JOTE (msn E3182) and G-JOTF (msn E3186) both departed Southend for Doncaster in early afternoon, and then flew on […]