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Irish Aircraft Leasing Newsletter 29 August 2016

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                                                  EI-FWA SSJ100 Cityjet  AerCap Holdings Authorizes Share Repurchase Program of $250 Million AerCap Holdings N.V.announced that its Board of Directors has authorized a new $250 million share repurchase program, which will run through December 31, 2016. This program is in addition to the $250 million share repurchase program announced on May 31, 2016, which runs through September 30, 2016, as well as the $400 million share repurchase program announced on February 23, 2016 that was completed earlier this year. Avolon delivers one A320-200 to Air Berlin Avolon announced the delivery of one Airbus A320-200 aircraft to Air Berlin. This is the tenth Avolon aircraft on lease to Air Berlin. CIT Aerospace Signs 39 Agreements Related to the Lease of Commercial Aircraft and Delivers 26 Aircraft in Q2 2016 CIT Group Inc announced that CIT Aerospace signed a total of 39 agreements in the second quarter of 2016 for the current and future

Irish Commercial Aircraft Update 29-08-16

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                                                  Norwegian Air International Boeing 737-800 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-RUR Boeing 737-8MC c/n 44435 SB Leasing Ireland Ferried Teruel Airport-Kaunas International 24/08/16 in Transaero Airlines colours. OE-IEJ  Airbus A319-132 c/n 2032 CIT Aerospace to Lufthansa Technik hangar 20/08/16 for Charlie Airlines in Cyprus Airways colours. PR-PDH ATR72-212A(500) c/n 572 Passaredo Linhas Aéreas Ferried Leite Lopes-Augusto Severo-Amílcar Cabral International-Lanzarote-Saarbrücken 19-21/08/16 on  return to lessor ex EI-FAN. VT-JTD Boeing 737-838 c/n 30734 Jet Airways Delivered Shanghai Pudong In

Waypoint’s Lease deal paves entry into Canadian HEMS Market

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                                                  Agusta AW139 Headquartered in Limerick Waypoint Leasing (Ireland) Ltd the largest independent global helicopter leasing company, announced that it has acquired a pre-owned AW139 in EMS configuration on the open market and placed it on long-term lease to Ornge in support of EMS operations in Ontario, Canada. The aircraft is additional to Waypoint’s current AW139 fleet and order book, and will operate out of Ornge’s Moosonee, Ontario base in support of the company’s EMS operations in the province. Ed Washecka, Waypoint’s CEO said "Ornge is a valuable customer to Waypoint, and we are excited to support an operator whose mission it is to provide critical care for patients and transport to healthcare facilities across Ontario. Expansion into the Canadian HEMS market further diversifies our customer base and expands our EMS business, which has been a strategic focus since our inception in 2013. Waypoint’s ability to provide liquid

Irish Aircraft Leasing Newsletter 22 August 2016

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                                                  EI-DCL Boeing 737-8AS Ryanair  AerCap Delivers Second New Airbus A350 XWB Aircraft to Ethiopian Airlines AerCap announced the delivery of a second new Airbus A350-900 to Ethiopian Airlines. The first aircraft was delivered in June, marking the first A350 XWB aircraft to be delivered to an African carrier. AerCap has one of the largest Airbus A350 XWB portfolios with a total of six owned and another 23 on order aircraft delivering through 2019. AerCap has now leased two A350 XWB aircraft to Vietnam Airlines, two to Cathay Pacific Airways and now with the latest delivery a further two to Ethiopian Airlines. Amedeo Air Four Plus: Acquisition Of Asset Amedeo Air Four Plus Limited via its wholly-owned subsidiary AA4P Theta Limited on 19 August 2016 purchased directly from The Boeing Company one 777-300ER aircraft bearing manufacturer’s serial number 42336, upon delivery of the Aircraft, AA4PT also entered into an Aircraft Operatin

Irish Commercial Aircraft Update 22-08-16

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                                                Aer Lingus Airbus A320s 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-CJY Boeing 757-2Y0 c/n 26161 I-Fly Delivered Guangzhou Baiyun International Airport-Moscow Vnukovo International 12/08/16 ex N153CA. EI-DBG Boeing 767-3Q8 c/n 24746 Vim Avia at Manchester 13/08/16 after paint prior delivery. EI-DTW Boeing 737-5Y0 c/n 25188 Pan JSC Aircraft Leasing Ferried Moscow Vnukovo International-Ostrava 12/08/16 for painting. EI-DGU Airbus A300B4-622RF c/n 557 European Air Transport To Eirtech Aviation Shannon 25/07/16 in all white colours. EI-FJT Boeing 737-8JP c/n  42079 Norwegian Air International Delivered Bo

‘Nancy Corrigan – Sky Blazer’ to be screened at Chagrin Documentary Film Festival

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                                                  Nacy Corrigan  GMarsh TV Productions is delighted to announce that documentary ‘Nancy Corrigan – Sky Blazer’ will be screened at the Chagrin Documentary Film Festival in Cleveland, Ohio, Wed. October 5th at 12:00 pm – Chagrin Valley Little Theatre. This highly acclaimed and well-attended festival, which celebrates talented filmmakers internationally, brings carefully chosen documentaries from around the globe to Ohio’s film enthusiasts. Prestigious Los Angeles-based MovieMaker magazine has rated the Chagrin event in its ‘Top 50 Film Festivals’. ‘Nancy Corrigan – Sky Blazer’ is the English language version of a film first aired on TG4 in Ireland,  recounts the story of an exceptional woman who in 1929 left her home in Owenduff, Achill, at the tender age of 16, and went on to become a Powers model and trainer of air force pilots during World War II. Nancy first hit the headlines in Cleveland when she took her first solo flight at 1

Irish Aircraft Leasing Newsletter 10 August 2016

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                                                  Boeing 737 MAX  AerCap Announces Closing of US$0.7 Billion New Credit Facility AerCap Holdings N.V. announced that it has completed the closing of a new $0.7 billion secured credit facility. The facility will primarily be used to acquire new narrowbody and widebody aircraft as they deliver from Boeing and Airbus through 2017. The facility was signed to finance a portfolio of 13 aircraft and matures in 2022. Aergo Capital buys nine aircraft Aergo Capital has added nine aircraft to its portfolio, worth approximately $250 million, according to the operating lessor's chief executive officer Fred Browne. The aircraft include six Airbus A320s, which are between 2006 and 2007 vintage.  The units are on lease to Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) also purchased two 2011-built Boeing 737-900ERs on lease to Lion Air and one 1997-vintage 767-300ER on lease to Air Italy. Avolon delivers one Boeing B787-9 to Hainan Airlines Avo

Irish Commercial Aircraft Update 10-08-16

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                                                  Aer Lingus Boeing 747-148  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-XLM Boeing 747-412 c/n 28028 Rossiya Ferried Teruel-Dubai World Central-Xiamen Gaoqi International 22/07/16 for cabin config & paint. G-UMAR Boeing 737-548 c/n 24968 Opel Investments Ltd Ferried Băneasa Airport-Belgrade-Rotterdam-London Luton 22/07/16 ex UR-GBE/EI-CDC. N638CS Boeing 737-3Y0 c/n 24770 GECAS Ferried Naples-Tirana-Malta 25/07/16 ex 5H-PAZ. UR-PST Boeing 737-8AS c/n 37534 Ukraine International Delivered Dublin-Kiev 28/07/16 ex EI-EFL. Irish Aviation Research Institute © 10 August 2016 All Rights Reserved.