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Irish Aircraft Leasing Newsletter 21 July 2016

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                                                  EI-FNJ Airbus A320-216 Aer Lingus AerCap president sees continued strong demand on operating leases Ireland-based lessor AerCap has experienced strong demand as low fuel prices have boosted airlines into record-making profits, creating a need for additional aircraft, according to AerCap president and CCO Philip Scruggs. Scruggs told ATW. Avolon to acquire 45 aircraft from GECAS Avolon announced that it will acquire a portfolio of 45 aircraft from GECAS. The 45 aircraft, which are scheduled to deliver to Avolon in the second half of 2016, are on lease to 29 airlines in 15 countries. AWAS expands Dreamliner fleet with first 787 delivery to long-time customer Ethiopian Airlines AWAS announced that it has delivered one new 787-8 Dreamliner aircraft to the flag carrier of Ethiopia, Ethiopian Airlines. As part of a fleet upgrade solution for its long-time customer, AWAS has agreed to purchase three new 787-8 passenger aircraft

Irish Commercial Aircraft Update 21-07-16

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EI-SEV Boeing 737-73S The information contained is sourced  from a variety of sources, though particular credit must be given to the following sites, which are very highly recommended. Chris Witt/Skyliner : http://www.skyliner-aviation.de/ Dublin Movements Blog: http://notam-ireland.blogspot.ie/ Irish Spotters & NLSPOT Yahoo Lists Planespotters.net : http://www.planespotters.net/ D-ABUO Boeing 767-3Q8 c/n 29387 Condor Delivered Beijing Capital International-Frankfurt 01/07/16 ex EI-RUY. EI-CSI Boeing 737-8AS c/n 29924 Blue Panorama Delivered Norwich-Rome Fiumicino 01/07/16 ex VP-BPG. EI-FWB Sukhoi RRJ95 c/n 95108 Cityjet Delivered Venice-Dublin 01/07/16 ex I-PDVW. EI-RJB RJ85 c/n 2330 Cityjet Registration cancelled 29/06/16 prior delivery to Aero-Flite  and fire bomber conversion to become N635AC. EI-TVG Boeing 737-7ZF(BBJ) c/n 60406 Hansel Jet Ireland Re-Registered 30/06/16 parked at Perpignan–Rivesaltes Airport  ex LY-TVG. EI-XLE Boeing 747-446 c/n 26362 Tran

Emirates Airlines 121st Boeing 777 visits Dublin Airport

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                                                  A6-EPN Boeing 777-300 Emirates  Emirates Airlines achieved a milestone in Dublin recently with the visit of 121st Boeing 777 on Saturday 16 operated by A6-EPN Boeing 777-31H(ER) on morning UAE161/2 service from and to Dubai on a first visit to Dublin. 20 years ago Emirates took delivery of it's first Boeing 777. The todat the carrier is the world’s largest Boeing operator with 157 Boeing 777s in it's fleet and a further 184 Boeing 777s pending delivery. Emirates introduced the Boeing 777 on Dubin route on 1st May 2012 and introduced a second daily flight from 1 September 2014 in a three-class configuration - eight seats in First Class, 42 in Business Class and 310 in Economy Class. Irish Aviation Research Institute © 21 July 2016 All Rights Reserved.

Irish Commercial Aircraft Update 04-07-16

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                                                  Aer Lingus Boeing 757-2Q8  The information contained is sourced  from a variety of sources, though particular credit must be given to the following sites, which are very highly recommended. Chris Witt/Skyliner : http://www.skyliner-aviation.de/ Dublin Movements Blog: http://notam-ireland.blogspot.ie/ Irish Spotters & NLSPOT Yahoo Lists Planespotters.net : http://www.planespotters.net/ EI-FJS Boeing 737-8JP c/n 41153 Norwegian Air International Delivered Boeing Field-Oslo 29/06/16. EI-RUC Boeing 737-85R c/n 30494 ALFACO Ferried Vilnius Airport-Istanbul Sabiha Gökçen 28/06/16 in Transaero Airlines colours. EI-RUD Boeing 737-85R c/n 30495 ALFACO Ferried Vilnius Airport-Istanbul Sabiha Gökçen  28/06/16 in Transaero Airlines colours. EI-UNP Boeing 777-312 c/n 28516 Rossiya Airlines Ferried Teruel Airport-Xiamen Gaoqi International Airport 28/06/16 for cabin config & paint. EI-UNU Boeing 777-212 c/n 28998 VEBL-767-

Irish Aircraft Leasing Newsletter 4 July 2016

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                                                    Image courtesy of Airbus  AerCap Delivers First of Two New Airbus A350 XWB Aircraft to Ethiopian Airlines AerCap Holdings N.V. announced the delivery of a new Airbus A350-900 to Ethiopian Airlines, the first of two new A350-900 aircraft deliveries on long-term lease to Ethiopian Airlines from AerCap’s order book with Airbus. The aircraft was transferred to Ethiopian Airlines at a ceremony in the Airbus Delivery Centre in Toulouse, and is the first A350 XWB aircraft to be delivered to an African carrier. A second new A350-900 aircraft is scheduled for delivery to Ethiopian Airlines in August 2016. AerCap has one of the largest Airbus A350 XWB portfolios with a total of four owned and another 25 on order aircraft - one of the most in-demand aircraft in the world. AerCap says Brexit will not impact its aircraft leasing Aircraft leasing giant AerCap is not worried about the impact on its business of Britain voting to leave the E

First Boeing Business Jet (BBJ) registered in Ireland

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                                                Image courtesy of Boeing  German aviation website Skyliner Aviation today reported the first Boeing Business Jet on Ireland Aircraft Registry EI-TVG Boeing 737-7ZF(BBJ) was re-registered Thursday last to Hansel Jet Ireland reportedly parked at Perpignan–Rivesaltes Airport in France. According to Planespotters.net LY-TVG Boeing 737-7ZF(BBJ) c/n 60406 Charters Jets was delivered almost two years ago on 5 August 2014 ferried Boeing Field to Delaware Coastal Airport 7 August for extra fuel tank fitting/ A new 2015-model Boeing BBJ has a list price of $73.5 million research from AvBuyer reveals The Boeing BBJ has a range of  6,200 nautical miles cruising at a typical altitude of 41,000 feet with A new 2015-model Boeing BBJ has a list price of $73.5m (2014) research from AvBuyer reveals, the Boeing BBJ has a range of  6,200 nautical miles cruising at a typical altitude of 41,000ft typically carrying 20-25 passenger . Each aircraft