A Sun Air of Scandinavia Dornier 328Jet in British Airways livery. (Photo: Ole Simon [GFDL 1.2 ( or GFDL 1.2 (])

Dornier Disappearing: Tracking The Remaining Dornier 328 Commercial Operators

It is rare in the aviation world for work to stop on a project for over a decade only for a plane to be given a return to the drawing board in hopes that an old design will succeed. This summer, however, the Sierra Nevada Corporation announced that it would begin designing the Dornier 328NEU, which would be the next evolution of the Dornier 328 that was discontinued when Fairchild-Dornier financially collapsed in 2002. Though production has been discontinued, the…

TBT (Throwback Thursday) in Aviation History: SkyWork Airlines

SkyWork Airlines of Switzerland has roots of starting small and changing over time. The airline was originally a flight school and private airline founded in Belp using smaller propeller aircraft from central Switzerland to neighboring cities. The to-be carrier was founded in 1983 under the name SkyWork AG. As the…