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Ryanair returns Boeing 737-8AS EI-DPA to lessor

Ryanair has returned EI-DPA Boeing 737-8AS construction number 33602 to lessor Orix Aviation. EI-DPA was delivered to the carrier on 16th November 2006.

According to Planefinder it's last service was W-Routing from Prestwick on 25th October 2013 Prestwick-Paris Beauvais-Venice Treviso-Paris Beauvais-Prestwick (FR/RYR64/2326/4985/65), subsequently it was ferried Prestwick-Shannon on 15th November 2013 in basic Ryanair colours no titles to Shannon Aerospace.

On 22nd November it was cancelled from Irish register taking up new registration VQ-BSS.

VQ-BSS Boeing 737-8AS/W c/n 33602 Orenair (Orenburg Airlines) was delivered Shannon to Bucharest Baneasa  on 20th February in still in basic Ryanair colours.

The return of EI-DPA reduces Ryanair fleet to 298 units in service.

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Irish Commercial Aircraft Update 28-02-14

EC-MAD Boeing 737-4Y0(F) c/n  25261 Swiftair registered Madrid 24/02/14 ex EI-STE.

EI-DCL Boeing 737-8AS/W c/n 33806 Ryanair at Maastricht 22/2/14-03/03/14 for re-painted into new Boeing colours.

EI-FAZ ATR72-600 c/n 1139 Aer Arann  was noted at Toulouse 24/02/14  as F-WWED & in full Aer Lingus scheme.

EI-FBB Airbus A320-233 c/n 747  Alpha Express Airlines Ferried East Midlands-Budapest 14/02/14 after painting.
EI-FDV Airbus A320-214 c/n 2158 RAK Airways Ferried Dublin-Bournemouth 28/02/14 for painting.

EI-ERH Airbus A320-232 c/n 2157 VivaAerobus Delivered Dublin-Gander-Monterrey 15/02/14 to become XA-.

EI-FDP Airbus A321-231 c/n 1004 Onur Air Ferried Dublin-East Midlands-Dublin 14-24/02/14 for painting into Belgium Air Force colours to become CS-TRJ to be operated by HiFly.

EI-LBS Boeing 757-2Q8(ET)/W c/n 27623 Air Contractors Registered Shannon 19/02/14 in full Aer Lingus colours ex OH-LBS.

EI-RJS RJ85 c/n E2365 Cityjet Ferried Norwich-Shannon-Dublin 16-26/02/14 after repaint i…