August 11, 2014
AWAS delivers second of four planned new passenger aircraft to Lion Air
AWAS has delivered a second aircraft, one 737-800, as part of a four aircraft sale and leaseback deal with PT Lion Mentari Airlines (Lion Air) for three 737-800s and one Airbus A320. These new aircraft were purchased directly by the airline from their respective manufacturers. AWAS is providing a financing solution for all four aircraft and then placing them on long-term leases with Lion. This second 737-800 will be assigned to and operated by Lion’s Indonesian full service subsidiary Batik Air.