Helvetic Airways Airbus A319-112, HB-JVK, landed today on 15h May 2013 for the first time at the Airport Bern-Belp in Switzerland.
Skywork Airlines Dornier 328-110 HB-AEY took off at the Airport Bern-Belp for the flight SX 212 Bern - Cologne/Bonn (recording date March 16th, 2013). The Dornier 328 is a twin turboprop regional airliner and accommodates 31 passengers and is provided with two Pratt & Whitney Canada PW119C turboprop engines, each driving a six-bladed propeller. Enjoy the view of the world-famous Swiss Alps: Eiger, Moench and Jungfrau!
On 28th April 2013, Swiss Avro 146-RJ100 "Jumbolino", HB-IYT, landed at Airport Bern-Belp in Switzerland. This charter flight WK 2281 from Barcelona to Bern-Belp was operated by Swiss European Air Lines on behalf of Edelweiss Air. The BAe 146/Avro RJ is powered by four Lycoming LF507 turbofan engines which have a low level of operational noise. And that is the reason why this regional jet aircraft is also called Whisperjet.
Gulfstream Aerospace G450, HB-JKJ, took off on 25th April 2013 at the Airport Bern-Belp in Switzerland. This long-range business jet aircraft is operated by Nomad Aviation. Powered by two Rolls-Royce Tay 611-8C turbofan jet engines, the G450 has a maximum range of 8,056 km at a cruising speed of 850 km/h (maximum speed 935 km/h). Look at this powerful pretty short take-off distance! Enjoy the awesome jet engine sound and the stunning view of the world-famous Swiss Alps: Eiger, Moench and Jungfrau!
Beechcraft King Air 350i took off at the Airport Bern-Belp in Switzerland (recording date 2nd March 2012!). Skywork Airlines operated this twin-engine turboprop aircraft for a short time under the registration marks HB-GTY. The aircraft was used for private charter and business flights within Europe. The King Air 350 is powered by a pair of Pratt & Whitney Canada PT6A-60A turboprop engines each driving a four blade propeller.
Edelweiss Air A330-223 taxis in at Cape Town Airport, South Africa. The flight WK84 arrives from Zurich in Switzerland which means a long-haul flight lasting more than eleven hours. The aircraft carries the registration marks HB-IQI.
Welcome at «Mother City» - nickname of Cape Town which is the oldest town in South Africa.
DHC-6 Twin Otter takes off at the Airport Bern-Belp in Switzerland. The aircraft carries the registration marks T-741 and is operated by the Swiss Federal Office of Topography. The De Havilland Canada DHC-6-Serie 300 is a twin engined STOL (Short Take-Off and Landing) aircraft, powered by two Pratt & Whitney Canada PT6A-27 turboprop engines.
A Fairchild Swearingen SA227-DC Metro 23 took off at the Airport Bern-Belp in Switzerland. This Fairchild Metroliner is operated by BinAir and is equipped with a new five blade propeller. It has a better performance, reduces the noise level and the on-board vibration. The aircraft is powered by two Garrett TPE331 turboprop engines providing a top speed of 550 km/h and a range of around 1000 km. Listen to the nice turboprop sound!
On 4th January 2013, Canadair CL-600-2B19 Regional Jet CRJ-200SE OD-TAL took off at the Airport Bern-Belp in Switzerland. The OD prefix denotes an aircraft registered in Lebanon. The jet is operated by Easy Fly in Beirut, Lebanon. It was a VIP charter flight. The jet is powered by two General Electric CF34-3B1 jet engines.
What a stunning special livery! Beautiful Boeing 737-8EQ is finely polished so that you can see the reflections!