Tag Archives: aircraft

  • Interview with Scott Bateman – former Captain of the XV209

    What does your pilot career look like? I started my interest in aviation when I joined the Air Cadet organisation back in 1985. This fuelled my passion for all things aviation and it was a natural progression when I joined the RAF in 1990 as an Air Loadmaster on the C130. After training I served …

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  • DHL X Aviationtag – Behind the Scenes

    DHL Express has been Aviationtag’s logistics and shipping partner since December 2018. From the very outset, DHL was not just a reliable and strong partner, but also a partner that believed in and loved the Aviationtag product. Shortly after partnering up, we were offered a former DHL ATR-42 and had the idea of launching a …

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  • DHL X Aviationtag – Win one of two Boeing 757 packages!

    Win one of these two amazing DHL Boeing 757 packages! As part of our DHL X Aviationtag promotion.  you had the chance to win an Aviationtag of the former DHL Boeing 757 with the registration D-ALEH PLUS an authentic life-vest from the cockpit of this plane. What an aviation history collectible. But hey, don’t bring …

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  • Interview with Boeing 747 Pilot Eva Claire Marseille

    Today we have the great pleasure to continue our pilot interview series and have asked Eva Claire Marseille, pilot on the Boeing 747-8 and the Boeing 747-400ERF in Hong Kong, a number of questions. Hope you will enjoy it as much as we did. Tell us a bit about yourself… My name is Eva, I …

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  • “How I met the PH-BFR” – by Captain Eric Akker

    The PH-BFR (Rio de Janeiro) was a B747-400M (Mixed, also called “combi”). It could carry both passengers and freight on the maindeck. In 1994 I was co-pilot and assistant-technical pilot and member of the KLM acceptance team. On January 11th 1994 we made the first so-called C (Customer-) 1 flight with the BFR. A testflight, …

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  • Hartelijk welkom PH-BFR!

    Welcome (to) “Rio de Janeiro”! Another airline just joined the Aviationtag fleet and we will give you some interesting background information about the former KLM Boeing 747 today. This airplane is actually a Boeing 747-400 M, so a passenger/cargo or “Combi” variant to be precise. This specific aircraft type first flew on June 30, 1989 …

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  • Interview with Airbus A320 / A330 Pilot David Garcia

    Today we will take you behind the scenes once more. Actually we will even take you to the flight deck in this post. We have found a pilot that was actually flying our Iberia Airbus A320 – the EC-FGR – and have asked him for an interview. Would you like to introduce yourself? My name …

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  • fastjet AIrbus A319 Aviationtag

    Welcome Grey Bird!

    Welcome to the Aviationtag fleet, Grey Bird! We would like to welcome yet another carrier to the Aviationtag fleet: Welcome on board fastjet! Back in the year 2004 this A319-100 was  manufactured by Airbus in Hamburg-Finkenwerder with the serial number (MSN) 2308.  The first flight took place on September the 13th of that year and …

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  • The art of being unique

    Calling every Aviationtag a work of art would be going too far. But we can safely say that every tag is one of a kind. Why? That’s the question we are aiming to answer in today’s blog post. On the one hand, the products we sell are brand new, at the same time though you …

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  • Fokker 50 SAS and Minoan AIr

    Transformation of a Fokker 50 to an Aviationtag

    We promised you a look behind the scenes and this is what we are going to grant you today. There will not be a whole lot of text but we will rather illustrate the transformation of the Fokker 50 SX-BRV (formerly Minoan Air and SAS) to an Aviationtag. We will take you with us to …

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