The oldest BAe 146 in passenger service has been retired, and is due to be scrapped. Cobham Aviation Services‘s BAe 146-100 VH-NJX (msn E1003) flew her last service as NJS5593 from Barimunya to Perth on 6 September. On the following day, she was ferried to Adelaide as NJS5500 for parting […]
BAe 146-200 G-JEAS (msn E2020) of Jersey European was the first to be painted with the airline’s new British European name. She departed Exeter on 4 June.
BAe 146-300 G-JEBE (msn E3206) of Jersey European Airlines (JEA) was damaged at Birmingham on 7 May, when her right main undercarriage fell into a hole in the taxiway. The hole was supposed to have been filled and covered with a steel plate but was only covered with a weaker […]
Exeter-based BAe 146 operator Jersey European Airways has changed its name to British European, to better reflect the scope of its current operations, which are only partially Jersey-based. In terms of aircraft livery, the change consists of simply substituting the word ‘British’ for the word ‘Jersey’ in the airline’s logo, […]
BAe 146-300 G-JEBE (msn E3206) of Jersey European was damaged at Belfast-Harbour on 26 October when ground equipment was blown into her side by strong winds. Recent news items on Jersey European:
Jersey European Airways (JEA) has taken delivery of five former Thai Airways BAe 146-300s. G-JEBE (msn E3206 ex HS-TBM) was delivered first, on 15 June. G-JEBA (msn E3181 ex HS-TBL) followed on 25 June, G-JEBC (msn E3189 ex HS-TBO) on 26 June, G-JEBB (msn E3185 ex-HS-TBK) on 28 June, and G-JEBD (msn E3191 ex HS-TBJ) on 16 […]
Jersey European has acquired the five former Thai BAe 146-300s from FBM Jet Engine Support (which bought the aircraft from Thai) in a deal brokered by BAe-AMJ, which had the exclusive marketing rights for the aircraft on behalf of FBM. The first two aircraft have arrived in the UK; all five […]
Jersey European has purchased BAe 146-200 G-JEAS (msn E2020) from BAe-AMJ, from whom she had been leased. JEA also agreed to take former Air Atlantic series 200 G-JEAX (msn E2136 ex C-FHAP), which was returned to AMJ on 7 December, on long-term lease, and to extend the leases on series 100 […]