VH-NJW. BAe 146-200. c/n E2329.

 

This aircraft was ordered new by Mesaba Airlines

Rolled off the British Aerospace production line at Woodford - 1998

Powered by four Textron Lycoming LF507-1F engines

This aircraft had seating for 69 Economy Class passengers

First flown as G-6-329 at Woodford - June 13, 1998

Accepted by Mesaba Airlines in the Northwest Airlines livery at Woodford - June 22, 1998

Airworthiness Certificate issued - July 02, 1998

Entered onto the United States Aircraft Register as N513XJ - July 02, 1998

Registered to Wells Fargo Bank Northwest NA Trustee, Salt Lake City, Utah

Leased to Mesaba Airlines as the registered operator

Observed at Detroit in Northwest Airlines livery operated by Mesaba Airlines - July 07, 1998

Reregistered to FSB First Security Bank, Salt Lake City, Utah - September 29, 1999

Leased to Mesaba Airlines as the registered operator

Withdrawn from use and stored at Minneapolis - March 2006

Departed Minneapolis / St Paul on the ferry flight to the United Kingdom - April 27, 2006

Arrived Norwich on return to BAe Systems - April 29, 2006

Ferry route: Minneapolis / St Paul - Saginaw - St Johns - Reykjavik - Norwich

Cancelled from the United States Aircraft Register - May 25, 2006

Entered onto the British Aircraft Register as G-CDYK - May 25, 2006

Registered to BAE Systems (Funding One) Ltd, Farnborough, United Kingdom

Observed stored at Exeter - October 22, 2006

Ferried Exeter - Norwich for painting into Cityjet livery - July 03, 2007

Ferried Norwich - Exeter in the standard Cityjet livery - July 16, 2007

Observed at Exeter in Cityjet livery named 'Rathin Island' - July 24, 2007

Cancelled from the British Aircraft Register - October 23, 2007

Entered onto the Irish Aircraft Register as EI-RJA - October 23, 2007

Registered to British Aerospace (Operations) Ltd

Leased to Cityjet as the registered operator

Aircraft had been reconfigured with 95 economy class seats

Observed operating Cityjet services - October 25, 2007

Aircraft is recorded as having flown 25,579 hours - December 31, 2013

Operated final Cityjet revenue service Paris (Charles de Gualle) - Dublin as Air France AF870D - March 03, 2014

Withdrawn from service at Dublin

Ferried Dublin - Cranfield for storage without titles - March 13, 2014

Cancelled from the Irish Aircraft Register - March 21, 2014

Entered onto the British Aircraft Register as G-CDYK - March 26, 2014

Registered to Triangle (Funding One) Ltd, Hatfield, United Kingdom

Aircraft prepared for lease to National Jet Express, Australia

Ferried Cranfield - Norwich for repainting into the Cobham livery - November 05, 2014

Ferried Norwich - Cranfield after repainting into the standard Cobham livery - November 14, 2014

Departed Cranfield on the ferry flight to Australia - November 27, 2014

Arrived Adelaide on completion of the ferry flight - December 01, 2014

Ferry route: Cranfield - Tirana - Luxor - ? - Lombok - Darwin - Cairns - Brisbane - Adelaide

Cancelled from the British Aircraft Register - December 02, 2014

Entered onto the Australian Aircraft Register as VH-NJW - December 04, 2014

Registered to Triangle (Funding One) Ltd, Hatfield, United Kingdom

Leased to National Jet Systems Pty Ltd / Cobham Aviation Services as the registered operator

The aircraft was acquired to operate the new Cobham FIFO contract for Gold Fields Australia

As such it was equipped with a 'gravel kit' to operated six flight per week to the Granny Smith mining site

Ferried Adelaide - Perth as JTE5500 - December 17, 2014

Aircraft is named 'Gordy McCullough'

Operated first revenue service Perth - Granny Smith as JTE950 - December 18, 2014

Registered to National Jet Express Pty Ltd, Perth, Australia - August 02, 2016

Current with Cobham Aviation Services

 

G-CDYK. Cobham - in the standard livery at Adelaide Airport, December 01, 2014

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G-CDYK. Cobham - in the standard livery at Adelaide Airport, December 01, 2014

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G-CDYK. Cobham - in the standard livery at Adelaide Airport, December 01, 2014

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VH-NJW. Cobham - in the standard livery at Adelaide Airport, December 11, 2014

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VH-NJW. Cobham - in the standard livery at Adelaide Airport, December 11, 2014

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