Airline Fleet News – 7th August 2023 (Updated 10th Aug)
Updated: Aug 10
China Airlines (CAL) B777-F B-18778 (68057 / 1747) PAE to TPE
IndiGo (IGO) A320N VT-IQC (11613) TLS to DEL
ITA Airways (ITY) A330-900 EI-HJP (2042) TLS to FCO
+ Berry Aviation (BYA) ferried Dash 8-200 N406AV (460) from storage at North Bay (YYB) to Bangor (BGR).
China Southern Airlines (CES) ferried A330-200 B-6548 (1335) from storage at Guangzhou (CAN) to Tarbes (LDE) on return to lessor.
Cross Ocean Partners ferried A321-2 N1487B (1487) from Abu Dhabi (AZI) to Montpellier (MPL) after freighter conversion at Xiamen (XMN), prior to lease to SmartLynx Malta (LYX) as 9H-CGK.
+ Electra Airways (EAF) has taken delivery of A320 LZ-EAF (1762) on lease from Carlyle Aviation Partners, ex-SmartLynx (ART) YL-LCO and ferried A320 LZ-EAH (2930) from storage at Varna (VAR) to Monastir (MIR) prior to entering service.
Federal Express (FedEx) (FDX) B777-F N872FD (66262 / 1748) made its first flight at Everett (PAE).
LATAM Airlines Chile (LAN) ferried B787-9 CC-BGS (38891 / 556) from Madrid (MAD) to Santiago (SCL) prior to entering service.
Northern Pacific Airways (RVF) re-registered B757-2 N627NP (27808 / 666) ex N206UW, while stored at Roswell (ROW).
San Marino Executive Aviation (SMF) ferried A330-3’s T7-ULS (349) and T7-SERES (356) from Surakarta (SOC) to Istanbul (ISL) after wet-lease to Garuda Indonesia (GIA).
SkyAlps (SWU) has purchased Dash 8-400’s OE-IMP (4234), OE-IMQ (4239), OE-IMR (4245) and OE-IMS (4250) ex-Nordic Aviation Capita while stored at Bratislava.
United Airlines (UAL) B737 MAX 8 N37318 (67602 / 8689) made its first flight at Renton (RNT) and ferried to Boeing Field (BFI).
+ Air France (AFR) ferried A320 F-GKXM (2721) from Casablanca (CMN) to Paris (CDG).
+ Airest (AEG) ferried Saab 340A(F) ES-LSG (340A-007) from Riga (RIX) to Tallinn (TLL).
DHL Air UK (DHK) ferried B757-2F G-BMRI (24267 / 211) from East Midlands (EMA) to Leipzig (LEJ).
+ Emerald Airlines (EAI) ferried ATR 72-600 EI-GPP (1322) from Dublin (DUB) to Exeter (EXT).
+ SAS Link (SVS) ferried ERJ-195’s SE-RSP (19000401) from Copenhagen (CPH) to Exeter (EXT) and SE-RSO (19000168) from Exeter (EXT) to Copenhagen (CPH).
+ Transavia (TRA) ferried B737-8 PH-HXJ (62159 / 6363) from Bergen op Zoom (WOE) to Istanbul (ISL).
+ 2Excel Aviation (BRO) ferried B737-3 G-SWRD (27834 / 2692) from Stansted (STN) to Lasham (QLA).