Monday, 25 January 2016

Irish Aircraft Leasing News 25-01-2016

                                                 
Aer Lingus aircraft T2 Dublin Airport 
The latest news on Ireland's aircraft leasing industry

AerCap Leased, Purchased and Sold 405 Aircraft in 2015

AerCap announced its transactions during the full year and fourth quarter 2015: Full Year 2015 Transactions Signed lease agreements for 276 aircraft. Purchased 46 new aircraft. Executed sale and part-out transactions for 83 aircraft and signed financing transactions for $7.3 billion.

AerCap plays down fears of price war over big jets

The head of one of the world's biggest aviation fleets played down the risk of a price war over big jets like the Boeing 777 on Tuesday, saying its U.S. manufacturer would rather sacrifice production than risk damaging its own portfolio. Aengus Kelly, chief executive of AerCap, the world's largest independent aircraft leasing company, told Reuters that Boeing would avoid reckless pricing of the current model in order to shield sales of the 777X, now in development.

Aercap CEO sees no slowdown in demand for new fuel-efficient planes

Aercap CEO Aengus Kelly says has seen no slowdown in demand for new fuel-efficient planes following fall in oil price.  Tells Airline Economics conference in Dublin that AerCap sees increased demand for older aircraft, but no sign of fall in interest for newer planes.

'Airlines are now able to fly routes that were unprofitable when oil was at $100 a barrel'

As a youngster, Aengus Kelly once watched spellbound as aviator Tony Ryan was interviewed on the Late Late Show. Now Kelly heads the world's largest aircraft leasing company and insists that the current fear over China's future, and oil prices, won't hurt the sector, writes John MulliganAs a youngster, Aengus Kelly once watched spellbound as aviator Tony Ryan was interviewed on the Late Late Show. Now Kelly heads the world's largest aircraft leasing company and insists that the current fear over China's future, and oil prices, won't hurt the sector, writes John Mulligan

Aircraft leasing giant SMBC set to issue bonds

Irish-based aircraft leasing giant SMBC Aviation Capital is likely to tap capital markets with a bond issue, according to its chief executive, Peter Barrett. Speaking at the Annual Global Airfinance Conference at Convention Centre in Dublin, Mr Barrett indicated the company was likely to do a bond issue shortly.

Standard Chartered Aviation Finance selects STREAM

AerData, the provider of lease management, records management and engine fleet planning software, announced today that Standard Chartered Aviation Finance, a division of Standard Chartered, has chosen AerData’s STREAM Records Management System to support their fleet of over 100 aircraft.

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Irish Commercial Aircraft Update 25-01-2016

                                                 
EI-DVA Boeing 737-300 Mistral Air 
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-FJD Boeing 737-8JP/W c/n 41143 Norwegian Air International Delivered Boeing Field-Oslo 20/01/16.

EI-OZM Airbus A300-622R(F) c/n 722 ASL Airlines Ireland Delivered Istanbul-LEJ 20/01/16 ex HL7244.

EI-RUY Boeing 767-3Q8(ER) c/n 29387 AerCap Ferried Shannon-Frankfurt 20/01/16 in Transaero Airlines colours for cabin-config prior paint and prior delivery to Condor.

HL8055 Airbus A320-232 c/n 2732 Air Busan Delivered Shannon-Yekaterinburg-Koltsovo-Seoul Incheon 15/01/16 ex EI-FLZ.

HP-1923PST Boeing 737-36E(SF) c/n 25159 registered at Shannon 18/01/16 in full Mistral Air colours ex EI-DVA.

YL-LCL Airbus A320-214 c/n 533 smartLynx Airlines Ferried Woensdrecht-DĂĽsseldorf 20/01/16 prior return to service ex EI-DDL.

VP-BRL Boeing 767-37D c/n 26328 Ikar Airlines Ferried Moscow Sheremetyevo-Lourdes 15/01/16 on return to lessor ex EI-EXL.

VQ-BZM Gulfstream G450 c/n 4123 Gainjet Ireland Ltd arrived Shannon 19/01/16.

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