Airline Fleet News – 21st August 2023 (Updated 23rd Aug)
Updated: Aug 23
China Southern Airlines (CSN) ARJ21-700 B-653Y (***) ZSYH to CAN
Southwest Airlines (SWA) B737 MAX 8 N8878L (67914 / 8622) BFI to PHX
Airhub Airlines (GJM) ferried A320 9H-GTS (4384) from Madrid (MAD) to Lagos (LOS) prior to wet-lease to Ibom Air (IAN).
Asky Airlines (SKK) has taken delivery of B737 MAX 8 ET-BAR (60705 / 7120) on lease from AerCap, ex-Okay Airways (OKA) B-1157.
ATR (EVX) ferried ATR 72-600 F-WWEM (PR-YXC) (1667) from Toulouse (TLS) to Francazal (QYF) for Azul Linhas Aereas Brasileiras (AZU).
BBN Airlines (BBT) ferried A320 TC-GMA (3873) from Antalya (AYT) to Tunis (TUN) prior to wet-lease to Tunisair (TAR).
DAE Capital ferried A320 LZ-DCD (6136) from Keflavik (KEF) to Monterrey (MTY) prior to lease to Viva Aerobus (VIV) as XA-VYF.
+ Delta Air Lines (DAL) ferried B717-2’s N959AT (55021 / 5057) from Queretaro (QRO) to Atlanta (ATL) and N961AT (55023 / 5062) from storage at Birmingham (BHM) to Queretaro (QRO).
easyJet (EZY) A320N G-UJEC (11549) made its first flight at Toulouse (TLS) as F-WWTU.
Federal Express (FedEx) (FDX) B777-F N874FD (66263 / 1749) made its first flight at Everett (PAE).
Fortress Aviation (FTAI) ferried A320’s N357FA (1357) and N361FT (1361) from storage at Qingdao (TAO) to Kapolei (JRF).
ITA Airways (ITY) A320N EI-HOD (11635) made its first flight at Toulouse (TLS) as F-WWIO.
Macquarie AirFinance ferried B737-8 2-JSKI (39419 / 3878) from storage at Kuala Lumpur (KUL) to Dubai (DWC) prior to lease to Aeroitalia (AEZ) as 9H-BRU.
Nordic Aviation Capital (NAC) ferried ATR 72-600 PK-GAC (1132) from Luqa (MLA) to Francazal (QYF).
Qatar Airways (QTR) ferried A350-900 A7-ALK (033) from Doha (DOH) to Shannon (SNN) for painting.
SIM Air has taken delivery of ATR 42-320 C-GSNP (323) ex-La Costena YN-CHG.
Spirit Airlines (NKS) A321NX N709NK (11458) made its first flight at Hamburg (XFW) as D-AVXE.
Titan Airways (AWC) ferried A330-3F G-EODS (713) from storage at Amsterdam (AMS) to Tarbes (LDE).
United Parcel Service (UPS) ferried B757-2F N402UP (23724 / 141) from Mobile (BFM) to Victorville (VCV) for storage.
Wizz Air Malta (WMT) A321NX 9H-WDS (11428) made its first flight at Tianjin (TSN) as B-005E.
Berniq Airways (BNL) ferried A320 5A-BRA (4865) from Benghazi (BEN) to Kaunas (KUN).
British Airways (BAW) ferried A319 G-EUPN (1261) from Dublin (DUB) to Heathrow (LHR).
DHL Air UK (DHK) ferried B767-3F G-DHLJ (37809 / 1039) from Shannon (SNN) to East Midlands (EMA).
DHL International Aviation (DHX) ferried B767-3F A9C-DHV (33081 / 896) from Bahrain (BAH) to Istanbul (SAW).
Finnair (FIN) ferried ATR 72-500’s OH-LTO (977) from Helsinki (HEL) to Ljubljana (LJU) and OH-LTN (959) from Ljubljana (LJU) to Helsinki (HEL).
Swiss (SWR) ferried A330-3 HB-JHD (1026) from Zurich (ZRH) to Chateauroux (CHR).