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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G APWJ Handley Page HPR7 Herald 201. Duxford 13 May 2015

G APWJ Handley Page HPR7 Herald 201. Duxford 13 May 2015

This picture was taken from a Dragon Rapide G AIYR and shows the current progress in the restoration, it does however show if this is the finished colour it is not correct. Photo Ian Haskell.

G APWJ Handley Page HPR7 Herald 201. Duxford 13 May 2015

G APWJ Handley Page HPR7 Herald 201. Duxford 13 May 2015

Side view showing the recently repainted fuselage. This aircraft first flew at Radlett on the 29 May 1963, so its 52 birthday approaching. Photo Ian Haskell.

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G AXOX BAC One Eleven 432FD. Basel September 1980

G AXOX BAC One Eleven 432FD. Basel September 1980

Photo Eduard Marmet.

G BDDH Fokker F27 – 200. Norwich April 1984

G BDDH Fokker F27 – 200. Norwich April 1984

Photo Malcom Gee Norwich Airport Aviation Group.

G BUHC BAe 146 – 300. London Stansted December 1999

G BUHC BAe 146 – 300. London Stansted December 1999

Aircraft shown in this all white colour scheme, the mark under the row 1 window is in fact a small Air UK title, this aircraft was not transferred to Buzz and officially recorded as leaving the fleet in May 2000. Photo Adam Rowden.

G STAN Fokker F27 – 200. London Heathrow August 1988

G STAN Fokker F27 – 200. London Heathrow August 1988

Photo Malcolm Gee Norwich Airport Aviation Group.

Sergeant Bergerac

Sergeant Bergerac

Sergeant Bergerac played by John Nettles completing another case in Jersey as G AVPN passes by in the background; this was featured in the episode The Moonlight Girls. Broadcast on the 06 May 1983. John Nettles also did publicity work for the airline when the Town office in Southampton was situated in East Street. Photo Barry Friend Collection.

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G UKAC BAe 146 – 300. Glasgow August 1999

G UKAC BAe 146 – 300. Glasgow August 1999

Photo David Unsworth.

G UKFR Fokker F28 0100. Amsterdam September 2002

G UKFR Fokker F28 0100. Amsterdam September 2002

Photo Paul Spijkers.

G UKTA Fokker 50. Amsterdam April 2001

G UKTA Fokker 50. Amsterdam April 2001

Photo Chris Sheldon.

G UKTK ATR 72 – 202. Southampton March 1998

G UKTK ATR 72 – 202. Southampton March 1998

Photo Richard Hunt.

G WFEP ATR 42 – 300. Hamburg July 1998

G WFEP ATR 42 – 300. Hamburg July 1998

A Gill Airways operated aircraft. Photo Erik Frikke.

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G BAUR Fokker F27 – 200

G BAUR Fokker F27 – 200

Photo Jan F Homma Collection.

G DASI Shorts SD3 – 60 – 100. Norwich October 1988

G DASI Shorts SD3 – 60 – 100. Norwich October 1988

Photo Paul Thallon.

G BGYT Embraer EMB-110P1 Bandeirante. Southend 1981

G BGYT Embraer EMB-110P1 Bandeirante. Southend 1981

Although this aircraft flew for Air UK until sold in 1983, we have no record of it carrying AirUK colours or titles. Photo Richard Vandervord.

PH ARO Fokker F27 – 400. Unknown location 1976

PH ARO Fokker F27 – 400. Unknown location 1976

Photo M. Winter.

PH BBV Fokker F28 -4000. Unknown location 1979

PH BBV Fokker F28 -4000. Unknown location 1979

Photo M. Winter

PH FPR Fokker F27 – 600. Norwich April 1971

PH FPR Fokker F27 – 600. Norwich April 1971

Photo Jan F Homma Collection.

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G BAZJ Handley Page HPR7 Herald 209. Amsterdam May 1987

G BAZJ Handley Page HPR7 Herald 209. Amsterdam May 1987

The only one of the original three blue tailed Heralds to have flown with the modified white tail colour scheme. Photo Dietrich Eggert.

G BCWE Handley Page HPR7 Herald 206. Southend Jul 1979

G BCWE Handley Page HPR7 Herald 206. Southend Jul 1979

Photo Richard Vandervord.

G BEBB Handley Page HPR7 Herald 214. Basel April 1980

G BEBB Handley Page HPR7 Herald 214. Basel April 1980

Photo Eduard Marmet.

G BEYF Handley Page HPR7 Herald 401. Basel October 1980

G BEYF Handley Page HPR7 Herald 401. Basel October 1980

Photo Eduard Marmet.

G BEYK Handley Page HPR7 Herald 401. Glasgow 1970s

G BEYK Handley Page HPR7 Herald 401. Glasgow 1970s

Photo Glasgow Airport Aviation Enthusiasts Club.

G APWG Handley Page HPR7 Herald 201. Jersey April 1981

G APWG Handley Page HPR7 Herald 201. Jersey April 1981

Photo Richard Vandervord.

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G BJLK Shorts SD3-30-100. Paris Charles de Gaulle July 1985

G BJLK Shorts SD3-30-100. Paris Charles de Gaulle July 1985

Photo Michel Gilliand.

G BKDN Shorts SD3-30-100. Paris Charges de Gaulle August 1984

G BKDN Shorts SD3-30-100. Paris Charges de Gaulle August 1984

Pictured with the name Enterprise on the aircraft following its naming at Stansted in 1983, but shown in this picture with blue tails. Photo Michel Gilliand.

G CSJH BAe 146 200. Edinburgh February 1988

G CSJH BAe 146 200. Edinburgh February 1988

Photo John Allen.

PH KXG Fokker 50. Unknown Location 1994

PH KXG Fokker 50. Unknown Location 1994

Pictured wearing its Dutch registration when delivered to Air UK in April 1994, it was not until March 1995 it was registered as G UKTB. Photo M. Winter

G BMXD Fokker F27 500. Jersey February 1988

G BMXD Fokker F27 500. Jersey February 1988

Captain Mike Carnegie pictured at Jersey in the cockpit.

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G AMSV Douglas DC3C Dakota. London Gatwick May 1974

G AMSV Douglas DC3C Dakota. London Gatwick May 1974

Originally with Air Service Training at Hamble in 1952, Transair at Croydon and Gatwick 1954-1970, with BIA until 1974. Just a few of the aircrew names who flew the BIA Dakota – Joe Rechka, Dudley Scorgie, Gerry Hu, Dan Skilman, John Rose, Norman Leedham. Photo Richard Vandervord.

G BBUY Bell 206B Jet Ranger 11. Unknown Location

G BBUY Bell 206B Jet Ranger 11. Unknown Location

With Air Anglia from October 1979 to February 1980. Photo Barry Friend Collection.

G BLPV Short SD3-60-100. Paris Charles de Gaulle April 1985

G BLPV Short SD3-60-100. Paris Charles de Gaulle April 1985

Photo Christian Volpati.

G BDVT Fokker F27 – 200 Newcastle May 1976

G BDVT Fokker F27 – 200 Newcastle May 1976

Shown still in its previous Bangladesh Biman colours, before receiving the Air Anglia colour scheme. Photo David Bell.

G BNCY Fokker F27 – 500 Norwich

G BNCY Fokker F27 – 500 Norwich

Pictured being manoeuvred outside the Air UK Engineering hangar, awaiting replacement of its port Dart engine. Photo Paul Thallon.

G CBIA BAC One Eleven 416EK. Unknown Location.

G CBIA BAC One Eleven 416EK. Unknown Location.

Photo Richard Hunt Collection.

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Lambretta Series 2 Scooter. Jersey Early 1980s

Lambretta Series 2 Scooter. Jersey Early 1980s

We think that this may have been used by the engineering department at Jersey, it has an obstruction light fitted on the Bambini Watson sidecar. Photo Ron Haskell.

Pictured in front of F27 G BMXD in 1990

Pictured in front of F27 G BMXD in 1990

Jim French, Air UK Marketing Director, Jim is presenting to Barry Friend his 25 year service award, Barry joined Airlines Jersey Ltd in 1965 on a temporary summer contract and stayed until KLM uk in 1999. Photo Edward Marshall.

Jenny Graham pictured at the Air UK Ticket Desk Southampton

Jenny Graham pictured at the Air UK Ticket Desk Southampton

Checking on a Lapland reservation. Photo Edward Marshall.

Partial shot of the cockpit in Herald aircraft G BEYK

Partial shot of the cockpit in Herald aircraft G BEYK

Photo Clive Kerr.

Cockpit picture of F27 G BMXD

Cockpit picture of F27 G BMXD

Photo Barry Friend Collection.

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G BFZK Embraer EMB 110P2 Bandeirante. Southampton 1983

G BFZK Embraer EMB 110P2 Bandeirante. Southampton 1983

Shown in this hybrid colour scheme a chartered aircraft from Fairflight Charter. Photo Ian Haskell Collection.

G BGYS Embraer EMB 110P2 Bandeirante. Southampton October 1980

G BGYS Embraer EMB 110P2 Bandeirante. Southampton October 1980

Photo Richard Hunt Collection.

G BGYU Embraer 110P2 Bandeirante. Southampton 1980

G BGYU Embraer 110P2 Bandeirante. Southampton 1980

Photo Ian Haskell.

G OBIA Embraer EMB 110P1 Bandeirante. Unknown Location 1982

G OBIA Embraer EMB 110P1 Bandeirante. Unknown Location 1982

Pictured prior to its re-registration as G BKBG in May 1982. Photo M. Winter.

G OAIR Embraer EMB 110P1 Bandeirante. Southend 1983

G OAIR Embraer EMB 110P1 Bandeirante. Southend 1983

Photo Richard Vandervord.

G BKBG Embraer EMB 110P1 Bandeirante. Southend September 1982

G BKBG Embraer EMB 110P1 Bandeirante. Southend September 1982

Photo Richard Vandervord.

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