VLM (SHS Antwerp Aviation) news 2018

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Re: VLM Airlines news 2018

Post by CTBke » 05 Mar 2018, 12:14

Bralo20 wrote:
05 Mar 2018, 12:12
sn26567 wrote:
05 Mar 2018, 10:32
Maybe we'll need to split this topic into two parts, one for VLM/SHS Aviation and one for VLM/TCAB. At least one of the airlines should change its name to avoid confusion.
They already changed their names:


SHS Antwerp Aviation = VLM Regional
Ex-TCAB = VLM Airlines
their emailing still says VLM Airlines / SHS aviation
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Re: VLM Airlines news 2018

Post by sn26567 » 05 Mar 2018, 12:16

If both keep VLM in their name, it will remain confusing.
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Re: VLM Airlines news 2018

Post by CTBke » 05 Mar 2018, 12:19

sn26567 wrote:
05 Mar 2018, 12:16
If both keep VLM in their name, it will remain confusing.
The purpose of VLM Brussels however is to become a charter company like Titan etc so sooner or later they'll change their name as it will be confusing .. but my guess is the Antwerp will keep the VLM name
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Re: VLM Airlines news 2018

Post by Bralo20 » 05 Mar 2018, 12:31

CTBke wrote:
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but my guess is the Antwerp will keep the VLM name
It might be the other way around, the fact that they changed their name to VLM Regional could suggest that an agreement between the 2 companies was made and that ex-TCAB got the VLM brand out of the deal. The Antwerp operation is actually still SHS Antwerp Aviation with a business name "VLM Regional" while ex-TCAB is actually VLM Airlines.

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Re: VLM Airlines news 2018

Post by CTBke » 05 Mar 2018, 12:42

true, but on the other hand VLM Brussels is about to rebrand too once they have their new planes as the 320's go back to the TC group so wait and see when they outline their new names
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Post by TLspotting » 05 Mar 2018, 19:17

The 2 A320s are supposed to go back to Condor. But there was a project of TC Airlines Balearics. Interesting. These 2 A320s of the 3 for the launch of the airline are at VLM. Does anyone have any info about TC Airlines Balearics ?
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Re: VLM Airlines news 2018

Post by luchtzak » 07 Mar 2018, 19:38

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Re: VLM Airlines news 2018

Post by Avnu » 12 Mar 2018, 23:21

New members of the board at SHS Antwerp Aviation: Boris Bobek and one mister Rui Yang.

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Post by sn26567 » 12 Mar 2018, 23:38

Avnu wrote:
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New members of the board at SHS Antwerp Aviation: Boris Bobek and one mister Rui Yang.
Boris Bobek is the Managing Director of Maribor Airport.
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Post by Mariborchanka » 13 Mar 2018, 00:08

Bobek rules! Guitar man (on the left). 😎
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Re: VLM Airlines news 2018

Post by Haplek » 13 Mar 2018, 10:14

Hi!
Does anybody know if VLM is planning to base an F50 at MBX?

There are some routes they could operate in summer. In my opinion the following ones would be suitable:

ZRH (Zürich)
BEG (Belgrade)
SPU (Split)
TIV (Tivat) or DBV (Dubrovnik) but not both.

Out of those ZRH and BEG could also be operated during winter few times per week.

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Re: VLM Airlines news 2018

Post by sn26567 » 13 Mar 2018, 14:39

Mariborchanka wrote:
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Bobek rules! Guitar man (on the left). 😎
Some fun in the stiff aviation world 8-)
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Re: VLM Airlines news 2018

Post by sn26567 » 13 Mar 2018, 14:42

Haplek wrote:
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Does anybody know if VLM is planning to base an F50 at MBX?
I think it was mentioned earlier that VLM would operate ad hoc flights to Bari or some other Adriatic resorts. Whether the plane will be based in MBX is unknown. The routes to MUC and eventually ZRH should be operated by ANR-based aircraft.
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Re: VLM Airlines news 2018

Post by Phoenixx » 16 Mar 2018, 12:50

Been following the topic, looks like VLM Brussels is planning on training new Cabin crew from April.
Any word on their plans, destinations, or the aircrafts they intend to purchase/lease/operate?

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Post by Stij » 16 Mar 2018, 13:31

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Re: VLM Airlines news 2018

Post by Boeing767copilot » 16 Mar 2018, 13:44

@moderators

Can we split this topic in:
1) VLM Airlines Regional (Antwerp)
2) VLM Airlines (Brussels ex-TCAB)

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Re: VLM Airlines Regional (Antwerp) news 2018

Post by luchtzak » 16 Mar 2018, 14:12

Boeing767copilot wrote:
16 Mar 2018, 13:44

1) VLM Airlines Regional (Antwerp)
2) VLM Airlines (Brussels ex-TCAB)
Done!

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Re: VLM Airlines Regional (Antwerp) news 2018

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Re: VLM Airlines Regional (Antwerp) news 2018

Post by DIBO » 17 Mar 2018, 16:27

Meanwhile Antwerps Airport website does nothing to promote the (delayed) start of this schedule. Still maintaining, for many months now, 12 Feb. as start of schedule and with inaccurate departure hours...

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