Thursday, 7 January 2016

Irish Commercial Aircraft Update 08-01-2016

Citjet RJ85 
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 :
Dublin Movements Blog:
Irish Spotters & NLSPOT Yahoo Lists :

EI-DUC Boeing 757-256 c/n 26248 I-Fly Ferried Moscow Vnukovo-Shannon 21/12/15 on return to lessor.

EI-FJB Boeing 737-8JP/W c/n 42081 Norwegian Air International Delivered Boeing Field-Copenhagen 21/12/15.

EI-FMK ATR72-212A(600) c/n 1297 Stobart Air (Construction number confirmed).

EI-FMR Boeing 767-304(ER) c/n 28042 Meridiana Delivered Shannon-Milan Malpensa 21/12/15 in all white colours plus titles ex VP-BOQ.

EI-FMS Boeing 737-9GJER c/n 34952 BBAM A/c Leasing Ferried Dublin-Woensdrecht  22/12/15 ex N396DC.

EI-FMW Airbus A320-232 c/n 5158 Air Via Registered at Shannon 19/12/15 ex LZ-MDR.

EI-RUY Boeing 767-3Q8(ER) c/n 29387 AerCap for delivery to Condor ex Shannon.

EI-RUZ Boeing 767-3Q8(ER) c/n 30048 AerCap for delivery to Condor ex Shannon.

EI-UNE Boeing 767-3Q8(ER) c/n 29383AerCap for delivery to Condor ex Shannon.

EI-UNC Boeing 767-319 c/n 23988 Icelandair Delivered Shannon-Kelfavik 22/12/15 to become TF-.

EI-UNM Boeing 777-312 c/n 28534 VEBL-767-300 Ltd Ferried Moscow Vnukovo-Teruel  19/12/15 in Transaero Airlines colours.

EI-XLD Boeing 747-446 c/n 26360 VEBL-767-300 Ltd Ferried Moscow Vnukovo-Teruel 19/12/15 in Transaero Airlines colours.

TC-AGU Airbus A320-232 c/n 2077 AtlasGlobal Delivered Ostrava-Istanbul 23/12/15 ex EI-FDM.

VN-A563 Airbus A320-233 c/n 2517 Jetstar Pacific Delivered Soekarno–Hatta International-Tân Sơn Nhất International 19/12/15 ex EI-FME.

VQ-BRM Airbus A321-231 c/n 1276  Nordwind Airlines Ferried Moscow Sheremetyevo-Lourdes 23/12/15 on return to lessor ex EI-EUT.

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Irish Aircraft Leasing News 08-01-2016

DHC8-400 Dublin Airport
The latest news on Ireland's aircraft leasing industry

EJF Capital Sells Stake in Avolon Holdings Ltd

EJF Capital eliminated its stake in shares of Avolon Holdings Ltd (NASDAQ:AVOL) during the third quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC).

Finnair has entered into a memorandum of understanding on the sale and leaseback of two A350 aircraft

Finnair has entered into a memorandum of understanding with GE Capital Aviation Services Limited (“GECAS”), on the sale and leaseback of two Airbus A350 aircraft. The financing will cover Finnair’s 6th and 7th A350 deliveries, which are currently scheduled to enter the Finnair fleet in July 2016 and February 2017, respectively. The value of the transaction at present foreign exchange rates is approximately 265 million euro. The lease period is 12 years, and it includes extension options.

GE Capital Aviation Services Delivers Leased Airbus A320 to VivaColombia

GE Capital Aviation Services (GECAS), the commercial aircraft leasing and financing arm of GE, 21 December announced delivery of a leased Airbus A320 to low-cost carrier VivaColombia.

Intrepid Delivers Additional New Airbus A330-300 on Lease to EVA Airways

Intrepid Aviation announced 22 December the delivery of one (1) new Airbus A330-300 to EVA Airways. The aircraft is powered by CF6-80E engines and is subject to a long-term lease to the Taiwan based airline.

Intrepid Finances One Airbus A330-300 with DVB Bank and One Airbus A330-300 with Credit Agricole CIB

Intrepid Aviation 23 December the financing of one new Airbus A330-300 with DVB Bank. The aircraft delivered December 18 on long-term lease to Evelop Airlines. In addition, Intrepid Aviation also announced the financing of a second new Airbus A330-300 on long-term lease to EVA Airways

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Ryanair Expands Dublin services for summer 2016

Ryanair Boeing 737-8AS/W 
Irish budget carrier Ryanair has added two extra flights from Dublin to London Gatwick as part of its expanded Summer 2016 schedule having secured IAG remedy slots surrendered as part of Aer Lingus takeover. The Dublin to London route is the busiest in Europe.

The airline will increase its Dublin to London Gatwick service from 5 to 7 times daily from March, offering 18 daily return services to London airports Stansted (8 daily) and Luton (3 daily). Ryanair's Dublin Summer schedule will now feature 18 daily flights between Dublin and London.The Dublin Amsterdam route will have an extra flight and new route to Athens operates three times weekly and Vigo twice weekly.

In summer 2016 Ryanair will increase Dublin base fleet from 24 to 26 aircraft.

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