Tag archive for : Convair 580

G BRAB BAe 146 – 300.  Palma May 1993

G BRAB BAe 146 – 300. Palma May 1993

This aircraft was chartered by AirUK from British Aerospace from 30 Apr to 26 Aug 1992. It operated in an all-white colour scheme with no titles. It operated amongst other flights STN/JER/STN in June 1992 and the UK837/842 Amsterdam to Teeside rotation on the 24 August 1992. Its next operator was BAF whose colours it is pictured in. Photo Toni Marimon.

EI CMS BAe 146 – 200. Geneva February 1998

EI CMS BAe 146 – 200. Geneva February 1998

Used by AirUK in 1998/1999. Photo Fabien Campillo.

LN BWG Convair 580. Basel May 1987

LN BWG Convair 580. Basel May 1987

Leased by AirUK to operate GLA/AMS rotations during February and March 1987. Photo Eduard Marmet.

G BNDK Short SD3-60-100. Guernsey early 1990s

G BNDK Short SD3-60-100. Guernsey early 1990s

Chartered by AirUK in 1990/1991 from Air Europe Express. Photo Howard Chaloner.

G OLAH Short SD3-60-100. Manchester September 1993

G OLAH Short SD3-60-100. Manchester September 1993

Leased by AirUK in 1995 from Gill Air. Photo Alastair T. Gardiner.

G AOHM Vickers Viscount 802. Glasgow early 1990s

G AOHM Vickers Viscount 802. Glasgow early 1990s

Used by AirUK on a GCI/STN rotation on the 29 August 1992. It is shown in the BAF script colours. Photo Alastair T. Gardiner.

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PH AHN Boeing 757 – 236. Amsterdam June 1991

PH AHN Boeing 757 – 236. Amsterdam June 1991

Used by Air UK leisure in May and June 1991, we are uncertain if it operated on AirUK scheduled services during that time. Photo Alastair T. Gardiner.

EI CPY BAe 146 – 100. Glasgow May 1999

EI CPY BAe 146 – 100. Glasgow May 1999

Used by AirUK between October 1998 and May 1999. Photo Alastair T. Gardiner.

G BFZL Vickers Viscount 836. London Heathrow 1989

G BFZL Vickers Viscount 836. London Heathrow 1989

Shown in the colours of its former operator Manx Airlines, with Baltic titles who were only a short lived airline. AirUK chartered this aircraft over the Christmas and new year period 1988/9 to provide extra capacity on the GCI LHR route. we have confirmation from one of our picture contributors Howard Chaloner who flew on the UK 380 GCI to LHR on 02 January 1989. Photo Dave Richardson.

LN BWN Convair 580. London Stansted April 1985

LN BWN Convair 580. London Stansted April 1985

AirUK chartered Partnair and used its Convair 580s to operate between GLA and AMS in 1987, LN BWG was also used. Photo Richard Vandervord.

G BKZR Short SD3-60-100. Southampton July 1992

G BKZR Short SD3-60-100. Southampton July 1992

This aircraft in City Flyer colours was chartered by AirUK, but the dates are uncertain, this picture in 1992 was possibly one of those occasions as City Flyer were normally only seen at Southampton operating for other companies. Photo Richard Hunt.

G BTIA BAe 146 – 200QC. London Heathrow July 1992

G BTIA BAe 146 – 200QC. London Heathrow July 1992

This aircraft was chartered by AirUK and used in May and June 1991, and in November 1991 it was used on a STN/GCI/STN in the rotation. It is shown in BAF colours. Photo Richard Vandervord.

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