VH-OLL. SAAB 340B. c/n 175.


Built by Saab Aircraft AB, Linkoping, Sweden - 1989

First flown with test registration SE-F75 - December 13, 1989

Sold to Independent Air Lease AB, Netherlands - January 26, 1990

Entered onto the Dutch Aircraft Register as PH-KSA - Januay 26, 1990

Registered to Independent Air Lease AB

Leased to KLM Citihopper, Amsterdam, Netherlands - January 26, 1990

Sub-leased to Netherlines, Amseterdam as the registered operator

Netherlines and KLM Citihopper merged operations under the 'KLM Citihopper' name

Sold to AMS Aircraft Limited, Amsterdam - January 25, 1991

The lease to KLM Citihopper was continued

Aircraft now named 'Strasbourg'

Sub-leased to Air Botnia, Helsinki, Finland - April 1998

Withdrawn from service by Air Botnia are returned to KLM Citihopper - October 24, 1998

Withdrawn from service and stored at Amsterdam

Sold to Newcourt Capital USA Inc, Chicago, Illinois - June 29, 1999

Departed Amsterdam on ferry flight to the United States - July 02, 1999

Cancelled from the Dutch Aircraft Register - ?

Entered onto the U. S. Aircraft Register as N143NC - August 16, 1999

Registered to Newcourt Capital USA Inc

Observed stored at San Antonio, Texas in all-white livery - September 1999

Cancelled from the U. S. Aircraft Register - March 06, 2000

Entered onto the Australian Aircraft Register as VH-OLL -March 09, 2000

Registered to Newcourt Capital USA Inc

Leased to Hazelton Air Services Pty Ltd, Cudal, N. S. W. as the registered operator

Arrived Sydney at the conclusion of ferry flight from the United States - March 15, 2000

Operated first revenue service Orange - Sydney as AN7410 - March 26, 2000 

Hazelton Air Services had previously been purchased by TNT / News Ltd - 2000 - 2001

TNT / News Limited were the parent company of Ansett Airlines

Ansett Airlines suspended all operations due to bankruptcy - September 13, 2001

Operated final revenue service Griffith - Sydney as AN7580 - September 14, 2001

Hazelton Air Services sold to Australiawide Airlines t/a Regional Express Airlines - August 01, 2002

Operated first revenue service with REX - August 05, 2002

Registered to Australiawide Airlines Ltd - September 16, 2002

Registered to CIT Group (Australia) Ltd, Sydney - November 25, 2005

Leased to REX Regional Express Airlines as the registered operator

Registered to Regional Express Holdings Pty Ltd, Mascot, Sydney - January 17, 2006

Current with Regional Express Airlines




VH-OLL. Regional Express - in the standard livery at Adelaide Airport, June 2013.
VH-OLL. Regional Express - in the standard livery at Adelaide Airport, June 2013.