VH-RXN. SAAB 340B. c/n 279.


 

Built by Saab Aircraft AB, Linkoping, Sweden - 1991

First flown with test registration SE-G79 - November 26, 1991

Entered onto the U. S. Aircraft Register as N358BE - January 09, 1992

Registered to Lambert Leasing Inc, U. S. A.

Leased to Business Express, New York as the registered operator

Registered to First Security Bank of Utah, U. S. A. - January 14, 1992

Lease to Business Express as the registered operator was continued

Business Express was renamed Business Express Airlines - May 22, 1997

Withdrawn from service - December 2000

Returned to Saab Aircraft of America Inc, U. S. A. - December 03, 2000

Registered to Saab Aircraft of America Inc, U. S. A. - December 03, 2000

Aircraft placed in storage at Oklahoma City - December 08, 2000

Observed stored at Bangor (Maine) - July 19, 2001

Ferried Bangor (Maine) - Nashville (Tennessee) for storage and observed at Nashville - April 14, 2003

Observed at Nashville in ful REX Regional Express Airlines livery as N358BE - July 27, 2003

Observed at Nashville (Tennessee) in full REX livery - November 15, 2003

Departed Nashville (Tennessee) on ferry flight to Australia - January 2004

Arrived Wagga Wagga at conclusion of ferry flight - January 20, 2004

Ferry route: ?

Cancelled from the U. S. Aircraft Register - March 19, 2004

Entered onto the Australian Aircraft Register as VH-RXN - March 23, 2004

Registered to Australiawide Airlines, Wagga Wagga t/a REX Regional Express Airlines

Leased to Regional Express Holdings Limited t/a REX Regional Express Airlines as the registered operator

Configured to seat 36 passengers

Operated first revenue service Wagga Wagga - Albury - Melbourne (Tullamarine) as ZL437 - April 06, 2004

Registered to Regional Express Holdings Limited, Mascot, Sydney - August 30, 2008

Current with REX Regional Express Airlines