Saturday, 24 February 2018

Cityjet Takes Delivery of 21st New Bombardier CRJ900

                                               
Image Courtesy: Bombardier Aerospace 
Cityjet has taken of its 21st New Bombardier CRJ900 on 8 February as part of purchase agreement announced on 1 February 2017, with one further remaining to be delivery the aircraft will operate under wet lease in the SAS network.  The order is valued at approximately $467 million.

The aircraft EI-FPW MSN 15443 was delivered Montréal Mirabel-Keflavik-Stockholm Arlanda on 8 February entering service on 11 February as SAS1141 Stockhokm Arlanda to Kallinge.

The Cityjet CRJ900 order is significant for Norhern Ireland's economy as Bomardier Belfast design and manufacture the complete centre fuselage, nacelles and wing components for the CRJ900 aircraft.

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Cello Aviation establishing new Dublin Base

                                                 
Image Credit: Cello Aviation 
Birmingham based Cello Aviation, a VIP Charter carrier is establishing a new Dublin Base for scheduled charter operations using a Boeing 737-300. The carrier is currently hiring Boeing 737 Captains and First Officers and Cabin Crew for the operation.

Cello has carried most of the Premier League football teams, international football and rugby teams, top named celebrities as well as Royalty including the Queen who travelled on Cello to Ireland when she made her state visit in May 2011 using G-RAJJ Bae 146-200 E2108.

In Euro 2012 campaign Cello was contracted to take the Irish Football team to a pre-tournament training camp in Italy and games in Poland and the Ukraine using an Bae146.

Cello Aviation is part of the Gill Group of companies.

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