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 British Aerospace RJ85 (E2290)


Date: 09/08/1996

Location: BRU/EBBR

Photo: Skystef

Description: this Avro RJ85 for DAT was delivered at Brussels on July 31 1996 and became operational on August 4. Solely operated on behalf of Sabena, it only carried the markings of the flag carrier and is depicted in the first of two color schemes. It did wear additional "Flying together with Swissair" titles.

Date: 02/2001

Location: AMS/EHAM

Photo: Gert-Jan Vis

Description: second and final colors of Sabena adopted by July 16 2000.

Date: 05/2003

Location: LIL/LFQQ

Photo: Charles Bargibant

Description: transferred to SN Brussels Airlines on February 15 2002 and depicted in Sabena style colors.

Date: 12/10/2005

Location: BRU/EBBR

Photo: Skystef

Description: depicted in their final color scheme which was adopted on August 1 2004.

Date: 18/04/2007

Location: BRU/EBBR

Photo: Skystef

Description: changed to the the new corporate identity of Brussels Airlines on March 25, was repainted in these markings on March 2 2007. On March 5 2012, it performed the final commercial flight and a after a short period of storage at Brussels, it was ferried in neutral markings to Southend on March 20 on return lessor. It was cancelled as "G-CHFR" on July 5 2012.


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