VH-RXS. SAAB 340B. c/n 285.


 

Built by Saab Aircraft AB, Linkoping, Sweden - 1992

First flown with test registration SE-G85 - January 17, 1992

Accepted by Lambert Leasing Inc, U. S. A. at Linkoping - February 11, 1992

Entered onto the U. S. Aircraft Register as N359BE - February 14, 1992

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

Leased to Business Express, New York as the registered operator

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

Withdrawn from service, returned to lessor and stored - December 2000

Registered to Saab Aircraft of America Inc - April 21, 2001

Leased to Business Express Airlines as the registered operator

Withdrawn from service, returned to lessor and stored at Nashville - June 2001

Observed at Nashville in full REX Regional Express Airlines livery - July 27, 2003

Arrived Sydney at the conclusion of ferry flight from the United States - December 21, 2003

Cancelled from the U. S. Aircraft Register - February 24, 2004

Entered onto the Australian Aircraft Register as VH-RXS - February 26, 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 ZL431 - March 15, 2004

Registered to Regional Express Holdings Limited, Mascot, Sydney - July 26, 2007

Current with REX Regional Express Airlines