Monday, 2 May 2016

Irish Aircraft Leasing Newsletter 2 May 2016

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AWAS to place two A330-300 widebody passenger aircraft with new customer Hong Kong Airlines

AWAS, announced that it has agreed to place on long-term leases, two A330-300 widebody passenger aircraft with new customer Hong Kong Airlines, an internationally-acclaimed full-service airline based in Hong Kong. These A330s will be used by the airline for adding more popular destinations to its well established network currently covering over 30 major cities across the Asia Pacific region, including Gold Coast, Beijing, Shanghai, Taipei, Sapporo, Bangkok, Bali and Okinawa. Both aircraft come from AWAS’ existing fleet.

Previously Unidentified Customer Trident Jet Orders Four More Bombardier CRJ900 Aircraft Increasing Firm Orders to 12

Bombardier Commercial Aircraft  disclosed that Trident Jet (Jersey) Limited, a sister company of Falko Regional Aircraft Limited, is the previously unidentified customer that signed the firm purchase agreement for eight CRJ900 aircraft and six options announced in October 2015. The aircraft are assigned to and operated by CityJet on a wet lease basis – which means it provides aircraft and crews -- on behalf of SAS (Scandinavian Airlines).  Additionally, Bombardier announced today that Trident Jet (Jersey) Limited has exercised four of its options also to be operated by CityJet.

SMBC Aviation Capital delivers Airbus 319 aircraft to JSC Ural Airlines

SMBC Aviation Capital announced that it has delivered an Airbus A319 aircraft to JSC Ural Airlines. This aircraft is part of the SMBC Aviation Capital Managed Portfolio. This is the fifth aircraft that JSC Ural Airlines have on lease from SMBC Aviation Capital.

SMBC Aviation Capital deliveres a Boeing 737-800 aircraft to Jeju Air

SMBC Aviation announced that it has delivered a B737-800 aircraft to Jeju Air Co. Ltd.  The aircraft is part of the SMBC Aviation Capital Owned Portfolio. This is the sixth aircraft that Jeju Air have on lease from SMBC Aviation Capital.

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Irish Commercial Aircraft Update 02-05-2016

Ryanair 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 :
Dublin Movements Blog:
Irish Spotters & NLSPOT Yahoo Lists :

EI-EPU Airbus A319-111 c/n 3102 Vuelng Airlines Air Test at Dublin 23/04/16 to become EC-MKV.

EI-EFB Boeing 737-8AS/W c/n 37532 Ryanair was withdrawn from service on 05/04/16 and is currently stored at Prestwick minus titles & tail logo prior return to SMBC Aviation.

EI-FNI Boeing 777-2Q8 c/n 28688 Alitalia Delivered Ho Chi Minh City-Abu Dhabi 22/04/16 ex VN-A141.

EI-FPF Candair CRJ900 c/n 15403 Cityjet Delivered Montréal-Mirabel-Keflavik-Stockholm Arlanda 27/04/16 in SAS Airlines colours.

EI-FRH Boeing 737-8AS/W c/n 44736 Ryanair Delivered Boeing Field-Dublin 21/04/16.

EI-FRI Boeing 737-8AS/W c/n 44733 Ryanair Delivered Boeing Field-Dublin 22/04/16.

EI-FRJ Boeing 737-8AS c/n 44734 Ryanair Delivered Boeing Field-Dublin 26/04/16.

EI-FRK Boeing 737-8AS c/n 44735 Ryanair Delivered Boeing Field-Dublin 27/04/16.

EI-RUZ Boeing 767-3Q8ER c/n 30048 AerCap Deliverd Shannon-Frankfurt-Beijing in Transaero Airlines colous 21-23/04/16 for cabin retrofit and paint registered D-ABUP 22/04/16.

EI-XLG Boeing 747-446 c/n 29899 SB Leasing Ireland Ferried Teruel-London Stansted-Victorville 22/04/16 in Transaero Airlines colours.

EI-XLI Boeing 747-446 c/n 29899 Richdale Investments Ferried Teruel-Sharjah-Xiamen 20/21-04/16 in Transaero Airlines colours.

N902AS Boeing 737-33A c/n 27910 AerSale Ferried Karachi-Sharm el-Sheikh-Vienna-Keflavik 27/28-04/16 ex AP-BLG.

N590CB Boeing 757-28A c/n 32449 GECAS Registered 13/04/16 and Ferried Addis Ababa-Lourdes 21/04/16 ex ET-AMK.

VP-BLG Boeing 767-3Q8 c/n 27616 Royal Flight Delivered Shanghai-Moscow Domodedovo 04/04/16 ex EI-EAR.

VP-BVE Boeing 737-86N c/n 29889 Yakutia Delivered Ostrava-Yakutsk 28/04/16 ex EI-FMM.

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