Entebbe, Uganda | THE INDEPENDENT | All four of Uganda Airlines new Mitsubishi CRJ-900 (Bombardier) planes went airborne Friday afternoon after 90 days on ground.
Images from Flightradar24. com, a global flight tracking service that provides you with real-time information about thousands of aircraft around the world, showed the four planes – Flight 5XKNP, 5XEQU, 5XKOB and another that did not have a call sign – airborne in Uganda airspace.
It could signal a resumption of service soon after the COVID-19 lockdown. Uganda airspace remains closed to international schedule passenger flights until further notice.
All 4 of Uganda Airlines Mitsubishi CRJ-900 that make up its entire fleet are now airborne after 90 days on ground. Uganda airspace remains closed to international schedule passenger flights until further notice pic.twitter.com/hmbaXFQB1W
— AeroSkippah (@AeroSkippah) June 19, 2020
4 Bombardiers took to the skies for a Test Flights today. Won’t be long now. 📷Ebbz plane Spotter. pic.twitter.com/lzrsJtoWpI
— Uganda Professional Pilots’ Association (@uppa_aviators) June 19, 2020