Airline Fleet News – 23rd September 2022 (Updated 3rd Oct)
Updated: Oct 3
Aegean Airlines (AEE) A321NX SX-NAL (10967) XFW to ATH
China Southern Airlines (CSN) A321NX B-329Z (10831) XFW to CAN
SAS Connect (SZS) A320N EI-SIP (10923) XFW to ARN
Southwest Airlines (SWA) B737 MAX 8 N8779Q (67760 / 8360) BFI to PHX
AerCap has taken delivery of ATR 72-600 OE-IHG (1297) ex-Voepass (PTB) PR-PDO while stored at Dinard (DNR).
Air Arabia (ABY) has taken delivery of A321-2 A6-ETH (7879) on lease from Wings Capital Partner, ex-Interjet (AIJ) XA-TEA while stored at Erfurt (ERF).
Air Eagle of Pakistan has signed a lease agreement for its first B737-3F, TF-BBG (25263 / 2187) which is currently being prepared at Vilnius (VNO).
Airbus (AIB) A321NY F-WWBZ (11058) has made its first flight at Hamburg (XFW) and ferried to Toulouse (TLS), A320N F-WWBS (N965NK) (11124) from Toulouse (TLS) to Chateauroux (CHR) for painting for Spirit Airlines (NKS).
Airhub Airlines (GJM) has ferried A320 9H-GTS (4384) from Lisbon (LIS) to Praia (RAI) prior to wet-lease to Cabo Verde Airlines (TCV).
Altavair AirFinance has ferried A330-2 OE-LAC (1486) from storage at Teruel (TEV) to Bergen op Zoom (WOE).
Aviation Capital Group (ACG) has ferried A320 N792AG (7392) from storage at Melbourne (MLB) to Roswell (ROW) prior to lease to Avianca (AVA) as HK-5425.
Avolon has ferried B737-8 VP-COI (40945 / 4830) from Honolulu (HNL) to San Bernardino (SBD).
Boeing (BOE) has ferried B737 MAX 8 N5573B (65184 / 8331) from Lackland (SKF) to Moses Lake (MWH), B787-8 N882BL (66002 / 1111) from Lackland (SKF) to Everett (PAE) prior to delivery to American Airlines (AAL) and B787-9 N880BA (JA935A) (66522 / 1091) from Everett (PAE) to Victorville (VCV) for All Nippon Airways (ANA).
*Cargo Aircraft Management (CAM) has ferried B767-3 N237CM (25584 / 596) from Wilmington (ILN) to Honolulu (HNL) prior to freighter conversion at Paya Lebar (QPG).
Carlyle Aviation Partners has ferried A320 N220CL (2204) from storage at San Bernardino (SBD) to Tucson (TUS).
DVB Bank has ferried B737-8 C-GTQB (30696 / 1892) from storage at Perpignan (PGF) to Norwich (NWI).
EgyptAir (MSR) has ferried B737-8 SU-GCP (35560 / 2434) from Cairo (CAI) to Miami (MIA) for freighter conversion.
Flyme (VQI) plans to retire its only ATR 42-500 8Q-VAX (647) by the end of 2022.
Freedom II LLC has ferried B757-2 VP-BBE (30232 / 888) from Dubai (DWC) to Basel (BSL).
Frontier Airlines (FFT) A320N N395FR (11077) has made its first flight at Mobile (BFM) as F-WZML.
IndiGo (IGO) A320N VT-IPG (11055) has made its first flight at Toulouse (TLS) as F-WWDG.
Jet Engine Leasing has ferried Fokker F50 VH-FKZ (20286) from Broome (BME) to Penang (PEN) prior to lease to Air Panama (PST).
Legend Airlines (LAL) of Romania, has obtained its Air Operator’s Certificate and will commence operations with a single A340-3 YR-LRC (844) which is currently stored at Amman (AMM).
Lumiwings (LWI) has ferried B737-3 SX-LWA (25216 / 2084) from Craiova (CRA) to Foggia (FOG) after wet-lease to Air Serbia (ASL).
Malta Air (MAY) has taken delivery of B737-8 9H-QEU (36569 / 2549) ex-Ryanair (RYR) EI-DYF.
Nauru Airlines (RON) has ferried B737-3 VH-PNI (28555 / 2846) from Honolulu (HNL) to Winnipeg (YWG).
Pegasus (PGT) A321NX TC-RBO (10814) has made its first flight at Hamburg (XFW) as D-AVWZ.
PIA Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) has taken delivery of A320 AP-BMV (5152) on lease from AerCap, ex-MEA – Middle East Airlines (MEA) T7-MRB.
*United Airlines (UAL) has ferried B777-2’s N792UA (26934 / 096) from Victorville (VCV) to Houston (HOU) prior to a return to service and N218UA (30222 / 317) from storage at Victorville (VCV) to San Francisco (SFO).
Alpha Star (STT) has ferried ATR 72-600 HZ-A11 (1184) from Francazal (LFBF) to Athens (ATH).
British Airways (BAW) has ferried A319 G-EUOA (1513) from Madrid (MAD) to Heathrow (LHR) and A320’s G-EUUW (3499) from Heathrow (LHR) to Ostrava (OSR), G-EUUJ (1883) from Ostrava (OSR) to Heathrow (LHR).
easyJet (EZY) has ferried A320 OE-IZV (2968) from Berlin (BER) to Lasham (QLA).
easyJet Europe (EJU) has ferried A319 OE-LQA (3799) from Luqa (MLA) to Milan (MXP).
*Endeavor Air (EDV) has ferried CRJ-200 N8839E (7839) from Atlanta (ATL) to Kingman (IGM) and CRJ-900 N931XJ (15193) from Roswell (ROW) to Des Moines (DSM).
flyadeal (FAD) has ferried A320 HZ-FAI (8634) from St Athan (DGX) to Jeddah (JED).
GullivAir (GBG) has ferried A330-2 LZ-ONE (811) from Sofia (SOF) to Kuala Lumpur (KUL).