Airline Fleet News – 31st May 2023 (Updated 6th Jun)
Updated: Jun 6
Air France (AFR) A220-300 F-HZUY (55221) YMX to CDG
Horizon Air (QXE) ERJ-175 N656QX (17000942) (s) SJK
Lufthansa (DLH) A320N D-AIJJ (11299) TLS to BER
PLAY (FPY) A321NX TF-PLC (11345) XFW to KEF
Ryanair (RYR) B737 MAX 8-200 EI-IHA (67081 / 8615) BFI to DUB
Southwest Airlines (SWA) B737 MAX 8 N8867Q (67861 / 8581) BFI to PHX
Spirit Airlines (NKS) A320N N981NK (11433) BFM to DTW
Tianjin Airlines (GCR) A320N B-32DA (11327) XFW to TSN
United Airlines (UAL) B737 MAX 9 N37561 (67590 / 8607) BFI to INT
Wizz Air Malta (WMT) A321NX 9H-WDO (11398) XFW to BUD
World2Fly (WFL) A350-900 EC-NZF (613) TLS to MAD
+ AerCap has re-registered A320 LY-MAL (3068) ex 9H-AEQ while stored at Shannon (SNN) prior to lease to Getjet Airlines (GJT) and ferried A320 N8481 (8481) from Storage at Birmingham (BHM) to Santiago (SCL) prior to lease to LATAM Airlines Chile (LAN).
Aeroitalia (AEZ) has taken delivery of B737-8 9H-FSJ (29888 / 1133) on lease from FTAI Aviation, ex-Blue Panorama Airlines (BPA).
Air X Charter (AXY) has ferried EMB-135BJ 9H-IMP (14500818) from storage at Chester (CEG) to Stansted (STN).
Airbus (AIB) has ferried A320N F-WWTQ (11416) from Toulouse (TLS) to Francazal (QYF).
American Airlines (AAL) has ferried B787-8 N886BR (66006 / 1149) from Victorville (VCV) to Dallas (DFW) prior to entering service.
BA Euroflyer (EFW) has taken delivery of A320 G-GATN (1613) on lease from AerCap, ex-British Airways (BAW).
BBAM Aircraft Leasing has ferried A321-2 LZ-BBA (6511) from storage at Amman (AMM) to Vilnius (VNO) prior to lease to Heston Airlines (HST) as LY-NFK.
Bluebird Nordic (BBD) has ferried B737-4F TF-BBO (24573 / 1844) from storage at Sofia (SOF) to Keflavik (KEF).
Boeing (BOE) has ferried B737 MAX 8’s N27290 (44309 / 7779) from Kelowna (YLW) to Boeing Field (BFI) for United Airlines (UAL), N8872Q (67913 / 8601) from Victorville (VCV) to Boeing Field (BFI) after painting for Southwest Airlines (SWA) and B737 MAX 8 BBJ N787BJ (67960 / 8610) from Boeing Field (BFI) to Georgetown (GED) for VIP cabin fitting.
Cathay Pacific (CPA) A321NX B-HPK (11241) has made its first flight at Hamburg (XFW) as D-AZAD.
Copa Airlines (CMP) B737 MAX 9 HP-9924CMP (62706 / 8644) has made its first flight at Renton (RNT) and ferried to Boeing Field (BFI).
Delta Air Lines (DAL) has taken delivery of B717-2 N825BC (55174 / 5124) ex-Volotea Airlines (VOE) EI-EXI, while stored at Victorville (VCV).
DVB Bank has ferried B737-8 2-HLAB (30654 / 1295) from storage at Shannon (SNN) to Bangor (BGR) prior to freighter conversion at Dothan (DHN).
easyJet (EZY) has ferried A320N G-UJEA (11230) from Erfurt (ERF) to Gatwick (LGW) prior to entering service.
Genesis Aircraft Services has ferried A320 LY-WSM (2531) from storage at Vilnius (VNO) to Brno (BRQ) prior to lease to Heston Airlines (HST).
+ Jet Midwest Group has ferried B777-2 N840KW (32890 / 417) from Victorville (VCV) to Kansas City (MCI).
+ National Jet Systems (NJS) has ferried B717-2 VH-NXJ (55166 / 5116) from Sapporo (CTS) to Anchorage (ANC) prior to a return to lessor.
Norse Atlantic Airways UK (UBT) has ferried B787-9 G-CKWS (63319 / 813) from storage at Oslo (OSL) to Gatwick (LGW) prior to entering service.
Piedmont Airlines (PDT) has taken delivery of ERJ-145’s N935AE (14500920), N941LT (14500926) and N942LL (14500930) ex-Envoy (ENY), prior to operations for American Eagle.
SalamAir (OMS) has taken delivery of A321N A40-OXG (8353) on lease from Aviation Capital Group (ACG), ex-Interjet (AIJ) XA-DBR.
SmartLynx Malta (LYX) has ferried B737 MAX 8 9H-ERI (42828 / 6408) from Athens (ATH) to Istanbul (ISL) prior to wet lease to Anadolu Jet.
Southwest Airlines (SWA) B737 MAX 8 N8879Q (42681 / 8625) has made its first flight at Renton (RNT) and ferried to Boeing Field (BFI).
Summit Air (SMM) has taken delivery of Avro RJ100 C-FSRJ (E3331) ex-National Jet Express (JTE) VH-NJY.
Titan Airways (AWC) has ferried A321-2F G-NIKO (1250) from storage at Lasham (QLA) to Stansted (STN).
Virgin Australia (VOZ) has taken delivery of B737-7 VH-NVW (30369 / 3407) on lease from Yamasa Aircraft Leasing, ex- KLM Royal Dutch Airlines (KLM) PH-BGL.
Volaris (VOI) A321NX XA-VUA (11472) has made its first flight at Hamburg (XFW) as D-AZYV.
Voyageur Airways (VAL) has ferried CRJ-200’s C-FXHC (7329) from Keflavik (KEF) to Tunis (TUN) prior to operations for the United Nations (UNO).
Wizz Air Abu Dhabi (WAZ) has taken delivery of A321-2 A6-WAA (7706) on lease from Carlyle Aviation Partners, ex-Wizz Air (WZZ) HA-LXT.
Wizz Air Malta (WMT) A321NX 9H-WDP (11291) has made its first flight at Hamburg (XFW) as D-AZWZ.
Blue Islands (BCI) has ferried ATR 72-500 G-ISLN (884) from Jersey (JER) to Exeter (EXT).
British Airways (BAW) has ferried A320 G-EUUS (3301) from Heathrow (LHR) to Glasgow (GLA).
Finnair (FIN) has ferried ATR 72-500’s OH-ATH (769) from Helsinki (HEL) to Ljubljana (LJU) and OH-ATG (757) from Ljubljana (LJU) to Helsinki (HEL).
Kenya Airways (KQA) has ferried B737-8 5Y-CYB (40550 / 5170) from Budapest (BUD) to Nairobi (NBO).
Lufthansa (DLH) has ferried A321-1’s D-AIRL (505) from Warsaw (WAW) to Frankfurt (FRA) and D-AIRW (699) from Zagreb (ZAG) to Munich (MUC).
Lufthansa CityLine (CLH) has ferried CRJ-900 D-ACNE (15241) from Shannon (SNN) to Frankfurt (FRA).
Maersk Air Cargo (SRR) has ferried B767-2F OY-SRL (22219 / 037) from Leipzig (LEJ) to Shannon (SNN).