TNT Airways

FedEx acquisition of TNT Express approved

The proposed acquisition of TNT Express by FedEx Express has been approved by the European Commission. The commission had already informed FedEx and TNT in October that it would not be objecting to the deal. TNT has offered several concessions to secure this approval, including selling its TNT Airways and Pan Air Líneas Aéreas subsidiaries. […]

TNT Airways BAe 146-300QT OO-TAD

Pan Air takes another BAe 146-300QT from TNT Airways

Pan Air Líneas Aéreas has received another BAe 146-300QTs from TNT Airways. TNT Airways is transferring all its remaining 146QTs to Pan Air as it standardizes on other types. OO-TAD (msn E3166) flew her last service from TNT Airways on 28 August. She re-entered service as EC-MHR on 7 September. In other news, EC-LMR (msn E3151) was […]

Third BAe 146QT for Tronos

Canadian lessor Tronos has acquired a third BAe 146-200QT. It had already acquired EC-HJH (msn E2112) and EC-HDH (msn E2056) from Pan Air Líneas Aéreas in July 2014. Now it had added OO-TAW (msn E2089) from TNT Airways. She flew her last service on 29 January, and was ferried from Liège to Summerside over […]

BAe 146-200QT OO-TAW

TCAS upgrade for BAe 146s and Avro RJs approved by EASA

The European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) has approved BAE Systems Regional Aircraft’s modification upgrading TCAS installations on Europe-based BAe 146s and Avro RJs to the new TCAS 7.1 standard. All aircraft flying in European airspace must meet the new standard from 1 December 2015. In some cases, the upgrade requires […]

BAE Systems signs new spares support deal for Malmö Aviation

BAE Systems Regional Aircraft has signed a three-year extension to rate-per-flying-hour aircraft spares support service with Braathens Technical AB of Sweden, which covers support for Malmö Aviation‘s fleet of 12 Avro RJs. BAE Systems Regional Aircraft has been providing this service to Braathens Technical/Malmö Aviation for 14 years. Swiss signed […]