February 11, 2015
Waypoint Leasing signs purchase and leaseback agreement with RLC in Gulf of Mexico
Waypoint Leasing (Ireland), one of the largest independent global helicopter leasing companies, has closed on a multi-aircraft agreement with RLC, the largest privately held helicopter operator in the Gulf of Mexico. The initial transaction includes the purchase and leaseback of 10 helicopters, including the Bell 407 and Bell 206L4, supporting near-shore shelf production of natural gas in the U.S. Gulf of Mexico. This transaction brings Waypoint’s portfolio to a total of 95 aircraft valued in excess of $1.1 billion and operating in 22 countries.