"Pilots take no special joy in walking. Pilots like flying." - Neil Armstrong
ETF Airways second Boeing 737-800 take over
Written by: Jan Kotek.
New Croatian air carrier ETF Airways (EZZ) took over their second Boeing 737-800 on Friday, June 18th. This aicraft will be registered as 9A-ABC and it was named "Enterprise". It was flown from from Shannon in Western Ireland on a callsign OEISA to Zagreb at 16:00 local time. Compared with the first aircraft, this one has a full livery of ETF Airways.
The aircraft was bulit in January 2004 with serial number 30667/1448 for Hungarian flag air carrier MALEV Hungarian Airlines (MA/MAH), where it was operated with HA-LOH registration. It was leased for short period to Italian air carrier Livingston (LM/LVG). After Hunagrian air carrier went bankrupt in 2012, the aircraft was taken over by Russian air carrier S7 Airlines (S7/SBI), where it was operated with VP-BDH registration until March this year. After that it was transfered to Shannon for check and painting for a new Croatian air carrier.