Monday, 29 February 2016

Irish Commercial Aircraft Update 29-02-2016


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EI-CJX Boeing 757-2Y0(ET)/W c/n 26160 Air Contractors noted outside Atlantic Aviation Group hangar 21/02/16 now with winglets fitted in full National Airlines colours.

EI-FMM Boeing 737-86N/W c/n 29889 Yakutia Ferried Rome Fiumicino-Ostrava 24/02/16 after paint prior delivery to become VQ-.

EI-FMT Airbus A319-111 c/n 2113 Volotea Airlines Delivered Shannon-Nates 25/02/16 ex 9H-AEG.

EI-FOK Boeing 737-8AS/W c/n 44719 Ryanair Delivered Boeing Field-Dublin 18/02/16.

EI-FOL Boeing 737-8AS/W c/n 61580 Ryanair Delivered Boeing Field-Dublin 21/02/16.

EI-FOM Boeing 737-8AS/W c/n 44720 Ryanair Delivered Boeing Field-Dublin 23/02/16.

EI-FON Boeing 737-8AS/W c/n 44721 Ryanair Delivered Boeing Field-Dublin 24/02/16.

EI-LNI Boeing 787-9 c/n 37307 Norwegian Long Haul Delivered Paine Field-Oslo 23/02/16.

M-ABIX Airbus A320-232 c/n 2108 CIT Leasing Airtest from Lufthansa Technik hangar 18/02/16 in IndiGo colours.

OK-TSM Boeing 737-9GJER c/n 37363 Travel Service Ferried Prague-Bournemouth 24/02/16 for paint ex EI-FMS.

SX-BHT Airbus A321-211 c/n 666 Hermes Airlines Ferried Paris CDG-Chişinău 15/02/16 parked since ex EI-ESI.

TF-ISJ Boeing 757-256 c/n 26249 Icelandair Ferried Norwich-Keflavik 24/02/16 ex EI-DUD.

XA-NBA Airbus A320-214 c/n 2964 Interjet Delivered Goodyear-Tuscan-Toluca International 19/02/16 ex EI-EYS.

2-TBXK Boeing 737-71B c/n 29366 AerCap Ferried Guangzhou-Narita-Anchorage-Paine Field Airport 21-22/02/16 ex B-5221 for Southwest Airlines.

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Irish Aircraft Leasing Newsletter 29 February 2016


This week's Irish Aircraft Leasing Newsletter

Avolon delivers one Airbus A320-200 to PT Batik

Avolon announced the delivery of one Airbus A320-200 aircraft to PT Batik. This is Avolon’s second aircraft on lease to PT Batik.

Low oil is good for aircraft leasing group AerCap’s gas guzzlers

Airlines are extending leases on gas-guzzling, four-engine jets on a bet that fuel prices will stay low for as long as the next three years, the world’s biggest aircraft leasing group said. It is getting “a boost we did not think we would get”, said Aengus Kelly, the executive director and chief executive of AerCap Holdings, in an interview on Bloomberg Television. “The gas-guzzler type airplanes, 747s, we had assumed all of these airplanes would be scrapped. Airlines are saying we think fuel is going to stay low for 18, 24 maybe 36 months.”

Intrepid Announces the Placement of Seven (7) A330-300 Aircraft with Turkish Airlines

Intrepid Aviation announced that it has entered into an agreement for the long-term lease of seven (7) Rolls-Royce powered A330-300 aircraft with Turkish Airlines. “This agreement is the culmination of a highly collaborative effort that will see the aircraft delivery stream commencing in 2016 following the installation of a new, dual-class cabin interior, further accelerating Turkish Airlines’ strong growth trajectory,” said Doug Winter, Intrepid’s President & Chief Commercial Officer.

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