Airline Fleet News – 29th September 2022 (Updated 4th Oct)
Updated: Oct 4
ASL Airlines Ireland (ABR) ATR 72-600F EI-HAB (1732) TLS to SNN
Bonza Airline (BNZ) B737 MAX 8 VH-UIK (43975 / 7516) BFI to MCY
Flair Airlines (FLE) B737 MAX 8 C-FLQO (43565 / 7520) BFI to MZJ
Flair Airlines (FLE) B737 MAX 8 C-FLDX (61803 / 7633) BFI to YYC
Iberia (IBE) A350-900 EC-NXD (567) TLS to MAD
Pegasus (PGT) A321NX TC-RBO (10814) XFW to SAW
Southwest Airlines (SWA) B737 MAX 8 N8784Q (67757 / 8370) BFI to PHX
United Airlines (UAL) B737 MAX 8 N47275 (64610 / 7443) PAE to LAX
United Airlines (UAL) B737 MAX 8 N27267 (67522 / 8324) BFI to SEA
Wizz Air Malta (WMT) A321NX 9H-WAC (11017) XFW to BUD
Air Astana (KZR) has re-registered B767-3 EI-KEB (42221 / 1062) ex P4-KEB.
Airbus (AIB) has ferried A320N’s F-WWBZ (10714) from Chateauroux (CHR) to Toulouse (TLS) prior to delivery to Sichuan Airlines (CSC) as B-328M and F-WWBP (HK-5409) (11041) from Toulouse (TLS) to Chateauroux (CHR) for Viva Air Colombia (VVC).
Aircastle has re-registered B747-4F N537CA (33749 / 1352) ex G-CLAA while stored at Marana (MZJ), prior to lease to National Airlines (NCR).
Altavair AirFinance has ferried B777-3 N773AJ (34598 / 543) from storage at Abu Dhabi (AUH) to Cincinnati (CVG).
AVIC Leasing has taken delivery of A320 F-OFAB (7312) ex-JC International Airlines (JCC) XU-995 while stored at Tianjin (TSN).
*Avmax Group has taken delivery of Dash 8-100 C-FYDH (083) ex-Central Mountain Air (GLR) while stored at Calgary (YYC).
Batik Air (BTK) has taken delivery of A320 PK-BKO (5429) on lease from BOC Aviation, ex-Cathay Dragon (HAD) B-HSU.
Boeing (BOE) has ferried B737 MAX 8 N8780Q (67753 / 8362) from Portland (PDX) to Victorville (VCV).
Cargo Aircraft Management (CAM) has taken delivery of A321-2 N991CM (1675) ex-SAS Scandinavian Airlines (SAS) OY-KBH, while at Tampa (TPA) for freighter conversion.
China Aircraft Leasing (CALC) has ferried A320 VP-CGX (6474) from storage at Amman (AMM) to Ostrava (OSR).
Delta Air Lines (DAL) A330-900 N415DX (1997) has made its first flight at Toulouse (TLS) as F-WWKS and A350-900 N518DZ has made its first flight at Toulouse (TLS) as F-WZHD.
EWA Air (EWR) has ferried ATR 72-600 F-OJMZ (1537) from Chania (CHQ) to Addis Ababa (ADD).
Federal Express (FedEx) (FDX) has ferried MD-10F N304FE (46992 / 257) from Memphis (MEM) to Victorville (VCV) for scrapping.
Flybe (BEE) has taken delivery of Dash 8-400 G-EXTA (4424) on lease from Nordic Aviation Capital (NAC), ex-LOT – Polish Airlines (LOT) SP-EQH.
ITA Airways (ITY) has ferried A320 EI-EJL (1283) from Rome (FCO) to Shannon (SNN) for painting.
Jetran has ferried B777-2 N706DN (30440 / 776) from storage at Marana (MZJ) to Anchorage (ANC) prior to lease to Air India (AIC).
LATAM Airlines Chile (LAN) has ferried B767-3 CC-BDB (40590 / 1014) from Auckland (AKL) to Paya Lebar (QPG) for freighter conversion.
Macquarie AirFinance has ferried B737-8 ZS-SJN (30569 / 850) from storage at Budapest (BUD) to Tarbes (LDE) for further storage.
MIAT Mongolian Airlines (MGL) has ferried B737 MAX 8 EI-MNG (43795 / 7343) from Tunis (TUN) to Turkmenbashi (KRW) after wet-lease to Tunisair (TAR).
Northern Pacific Airways has taken delivery of B757-2 N202UW (27811 / 681) ex-American Airlines (AAL).
RwandAir (RWD) has ferried B737-7 9XR-WJ (30717 / 2228) from Kigali (KGR) to Luxor (LXR).
*Slate Aerospace has taken delivery of CRJ-200 N260JS (7957) ex-PSA Airlines (JIA) while stored at Marana (MZJ).
SmartLynx (ART) has ferried A321-2 YL-LDO (1185) from Manchester (MAN) to Brussels (BRU) after wet-lease to TUI Airways (TOM), prior wet-lease to TUI Airlines Belgium (JAF).
SmartLynx Estonia (MYX) has ferried A320 ES-SAY (2689) from Birmingham (BHX) to Tallinn (TLL) after wet-lease to TUI Airways (TOM).
SmartLynx Malta (LYX) has taken delivery of A321-2F 9H-CGC (1204) on lease from Cross Ocean Partners, ex-Air Astana (KZR) P4-OAS.
Solenta Aviation (SET) has ferried ATR 72-500 ZS-XZB (731) from storage at Bar River (YEB) to Toulouse (TLS).
South African Airlines (SAA) has taken delivery of A320 ZS-SZD (6007) on lease from AerCap.
Southwest Airlines (SWA) B737 MAX 8 N8785L (67755 / 8375) has made its first flight at Renton (RNT) and ferried to Boeing Field (BFI).
Spicejet (SEJ) has ferried B737-8 VT-SYD (35099 / 2439) from Delhi (DEL) to Kutaisi (KUT) prior to a return to lessor.
Su Airlines (SUE) has ferried A320 C5-SUA (210) from storage at Kinshasa (FIH) to Istanbul (ISL).
S3B Leasing has ferried Saab 340B UR-ALG (340B-233) from Reykjavik (RKV) to Goose Bay (YYR) prior to lease to Aerolineas Sosa (NSO) as HR-HJS.
*Vega Jet has taken delivery of EMB-135BJ UP-EM023 (14501123) ex-Orion X Airlines (OIX) P4-SMS.
Westjet (WJA) has confirmed an order with Boeing (BOE) for 42 B737 MAX aircraft, plus 22 options. This brings the total of confirmed B737 MAX family aircraft on order to 65, after a previous order for 23 aircraft.
Wizz Air Malta (WMT) A321NX 9H-WAD (11066) has made its first flight at Hamburg (XFW) as D-AVYA.
Air Canaria (FWI) has ferried ATR 72-600 F-OSIX (1384) from Dinard (DNR) to Espargos (SID).
Amerijet International (AJT) has ferried B767-3F N316CM (24146 / 231) from Istanbul (SAW) to Brussels (BEL).
Cargojet Airways (CJT) has ferried B767-2 C-FOIJ (30430 / 811) from Cincinnati (CVG) to Roswell (ROW).
Norwegian Air Sweden AOC (NSZ) has ferried B737-8 SE-RRE (39003 / 3401) from Vilnius (VNO) to Stockholm (ARN).
Swiss (SWR) has ferried A321-1 HB-IOH (664) from Amman (AMM) to Zurich (ZRH).