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Old 9th August 2018, 03:02 PM
Erik H. Bakke Erik H. Bakke is offline
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Default Alliance seems to be doing well

Reports of good profits, article in Flight Global.

https://www.flightglobal.com/news/ar...ronger-451013/
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Old 10th August 2018, 09:28 AM
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9 more Fokkers coming this financial year

http://australianaviation.com.au/201...th-in-2018-19/

Golly if you come to BNE and or PER they are everywhere.

I counted 14 on the deck the other day
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Old 10th August 2018, 10:57 AM
Erik H. Bakke Erik H. Bakke is offline
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Are they the largest Fokker operator, yet?
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Old 10th August 2018, 02:19 PM
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QQ has 9 x F70/100's stored at BTS.

Last check it was 4xF70 and 3xF100 (All OE reg).

Plus VH-UQB & UQF

AA was reporting that UQF is due in BNE this month
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Old 10th August 2018, 03:42 PM
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Are they the largest Fokker operator, yet?
Yes. Largest F70/100, a few larger fleets of F50 (including around 20 in Kenya).

Almost 3/4 of operational F70/100 are in Australia
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Old 10th August 2018, 08:58 PM
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They have taken a leaf out of Air Chathamís book, or REX for that matter, operate aircraft that are old and of small book value. Not a great long term business proposition but airlines rarely are.
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Old 26th August 2018, 05:14 PM
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Wonder if they might grab P2-ANA and ANB?

https://www.controller.com/listings/...acturer/fokker
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Old 25th September 2018, 08:28 AM
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VH-UQB did a test flight yesterday in Bratislava .

Should be in BNE very soon.
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Old 25th September 2018, 12:20 PM
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UQN/11361 added to reg on 18/09

Currently at Norwich getting a face-lift (paint job)
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Old 25th September 2018, 09:34 PM
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UQB on its delivery flight now.
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