Airline Fleet News – 15th February 2022 (Updated 19th Feb)
Updated: Feb 19
*Ryanair (RYR) B737 MAX 8-200 EI-HEV (62309 / 7788) BFI to DUB
Aegean Airlines (AEE) has ferried A320 SX-DNB (6832) from storage at Kaunas (KUN) to Athens (ATH).
*AerCap has ferried B787-9 EI-HCO (38790 / 698) from storage at Shannon (SNN) to Oslo (OSL) prior to delivery to Norse Atlantic Airways (NBT) as LN-FNC.
Aeroflot – Russian Airlines (AFL) A350-900 VP-BYH (471) has made its first flight at Toulouse (TLS) as F-WZGB.
Air France (AFR) has ferried A319 F-GRHE (1020) from storage at Paris (ORY) to Goose Bay (YYR) prior to scrapping.
*Alliance Air (LLR) has placed an order for 2 ATR 42-600 aircraft from Avions de Transport regional (ATR).
*Altavair AirFinance has taken delivery of B777-3 OE-IUK (39700 / 832) while stored at Victorville (VCV).
American Airlines (AAL) has ordered 3 ERJ-175 aircraft from Embraer (EMB) for its wholly-owned regional affiliate Envoy Air (ENY).
Armee de l’Air (French Air Force) (CTM) A330-2MRTT F-WWYS (2012) has made its first flight at Toulouse (TLS)
Austrian Airlines (AUA) has ferried B777-2 OE-LPD (35960 / 607) from storage at Teruel (TEV) to Taipei (TPE).
*Avianca (AVA) has ferried ATR 72-600 TG-TRC (1167) from Goose Bay (YYR) to Keflavik (KEF) prior to a return to lessor.
*Bees Airline (UBE) has ferried B737-8’s UR-UBA (29662 / 3182) and UR-UBC (29654 / 3018) from Kyiv (IEV) to Montpellier (MPL) for storage.
*Berry Aviation (BYA) has ferried Dash 8-200 N480AV (484) from Abuja (ALC) to Alicante (ALC).
*Boeing (BOE) has ferried B787-9’s A7-BHH (64219 / 991) from storage at Victorville (VCV) to Everett (PAE) prior to delivery to Qatar Airways (QTR) and VT-TSH (66528 / 1027) from Everett (PAE) to Victorville (VCV) for storage for Vistara (VTI).
*Brussels Airlines (BEL) has ferried A319’s OO-SSJ (1759) from East Midlands (EMA) to Brussels (BRU) and OO-SSS (2030) from Ljubljana (LJU) to Brussels (BRU).
*Carlyle Aviation Partners has taken delivery of A319 LY-BJN (1388) ex-Brussels Airlines (BEL) OO-SSM while stored at St Athan (DGX) and has ferried A320 PS-SPJ (2589) from Bogota (BOG) to Miami (MIA).
Falko Regional Aircraft has ferried ERJ-195 G-FBEK (19000168) from storage at Norwich (NWI) to Exeter (EXT) prior to delivery to SAS Link.
*GECAS has re-registered A320 ES-SAX (3954) ex VQ-BCN while stored at Ostrava (OSR), prior to delivery to SmartLynx Estonia (MYX).
ITA Airways (ITY) has ferried A320 EI-DTL (4108) from Shannon (SNN) to Rome (FCO) after painting.
JetBlue Airways (JBU) has exercised options to add another 30 Airbus A220 aircraft to its fleet, which will bring its A220 fleet total to 100.
Klasjet (KLJ) has ferried B737-5 LY-KDT (26691 / 2408) from Vilnius (VNO) to Naples (NAP).
*KLM Royal Dutch Airlines (KLM) has ferried B777-2 PH-BQP (32721 / 630) from Amsterdam (AMS) to Luqa (MLA)
*Macquarie AirFinance has ferried A330-3 CS-TRH (833) from storage at Castellon (CDT) to Teruel (TEV).
Nordic Aviation Capital (NAC) has ferried ATR 72-600 OY-JZB (1121) from storage at Dusseldorf (DUS) to Billund (BLL).
Saab Aircraft (SCT) has ferried Saab 2000 SE-LTV (2000-063) from Iqaluit (YFB) and Linkoping (LPI).
*Spirit Airlines (NKS) has ferried A320 N609NK (4951) from Miami (MIA) to Lake City (LCQ) and A320N’s N906NK (7788) from Orlando (MCO) to Melbourne (MLB) and N922NK (9341) from Melbourne (MLB) to Orlando (MCO).
Summit Air (SMM) has ferried Avro RJ100 C-FACZ (E3244) from storage at Norwich (NWI) to Cranfield (EGTC).
Super Jet Air (SJV) has taken delivery of A320 PK-SAQ (4762) ex-IndiGo (IGO) VT-IEG.
*UTair Aviation (UTA) has re-registered B737-4 RA-73068 (28477 / 3131) ex VQ-BID.
*Virgin Atlantic Airways (VIR) has ferried A350-1000 G-VLUX (274) from Heathrow (LHR) to Luqa (MLA).
Vueling (VLG) has ferried A320’s EC-MAH (6039) from Barcelona (BCN) to Luqa (MLA) and EC-MVD (8111) from Luqa (MLA) to Barcelona (BCN).
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