Swedish airline Amapola Flyg has acquired several Fokker 50s that became available after Belgian carrier VLM Airlines went into liquidation in August 2018. For many years, Amapola Flyg’s main business has been to provide the Swedish mail service with airfreight services. However, CEO Erik Salén told ATW the carrier is widening its scope to include passenger services as the mail business shrinks. “For that purpose, we have now bought all six of VLM’s pax F50s, [for ...

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