Chorus Aviation to acquire six ATR 72-600 aircraft on lease to Flybe and Virgin Australia

April 24, 2017 · 235 Views

Chorus Aviation has reported agreements by Chorus Aviation Capital’s subsidiaries to acquire six ATR 72-600 aircraft with attached leases from Avation PLC. Three of these aircraft are currently…

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Asiana Airlines takes delivery of first A350 XWB

April 24, 2017 · 224 Views

Asiana Airlines of South Korea has taken delivery of its first A350-900, becoming the 12th airline to operate the world’s newest and most efficient twin engine widebody airliner.…

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AeroVision International purchases initial Embraer E190 aircraft

April 24, 2017 · 226 Views

AeroVision International has purchased an Embraer E190 aircraft, the first acquisition of this type for the company. The 100 seat aircraft was recently removed from active revenue passenger…

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Bonus Tech tears down first CF34 engines

April 24, 2017 · 112 Views

Bonus Tech has carried out its first complete teardown of a General Electric CF34 engine to become the first operator in North America with a full in-house capability…

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Successful GEnx-1B correlation tests in AFI KLM E&M test cell Zephyr

April 24, 2017 · 109 Views

AFI KLM E&M’s engine test cell unit at Paris-CDG airport successfully carried out a series of GEnx-1B correlation tests. For almost a week, a stable performance engine, provided…

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Skyworld Aviation arranges sale of one ATR 42-300 to Kolob Canyons Air Services

April 21, 2017 · 457 Views

Working in conjunction with Executive Jet Support in the UK, Skyworld Aviation has arranged the sale of an ATR 42-300 QC to Kolob Canyons Air Services of the…

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MIAT Mongolian Airlines signs lease agreements for two Boeing 737 MAX 8

April 21, 2017 · 467 Views

Air Lease Corporation has placed two new Boeing 737 MAX 8 aircraft on long term lease with MIAT Mongolian Airlines. The aircraft are scheduled to deliver from ALC’s…

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Turkish Airlines takes delivery of 6th A330-300 from Intrepid

April 20, 2017 · 198 Views

Intrepid Aviation has delivered another A330-300 aircraft on long-term lease to Turkish Airlines. This marks the sixth of seven Rolls-Royce powered A330 aircraft to be delivered to the…

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Virgin America takes delivery of first LEAP-1A-powered A321neo

April 20, 2017 · 106 Views

Virgin America took delivery of the Airbus A321neo aircraft on April 20, powered by CFM International’s advanced LEAP-1A engines. The San Francisco-based airline is the first in the…

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NAC delivers one Bombardier Dash 8-Q400 to Hawaii Island Air on lease

April 19, 2017 · 212 Views

Nordic Aviation Capital has delivered one Bombardier Dash 8-Q400, MSN 4339, to Hawaii Island Air, on lease. This is the first aircraft to deliver as part of a…

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Air Lease Corporation signs new lease agreement with LOT for Boeing 787-9

April 19, 2017 · 228 Views

Air Lease Corporation has signed a long term lease agreement with LOT (Poland) for a new Boeing 787-9 aircraft with Rolls Royce Trent 1000 engines. The aircraft is…

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Avolon reports first quarter 2017 business update

April 18, 2017 · 119 Views

Avolon, the international aircraft leasing company, has issued an update for the first quarter of 2017. Avolon has completed the acquisition of the CIT Group aircraft leasing business…

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Air India and CFM celebrate LEAP-1A-powered A320neo entry into service

April 17, 2017 · 123 Views

Air India and CFM International have celebrated the delivery and entry into service of the airline’s first LEAP-1A-powered A320neo aircraft. The first aircraft has the distinction of being…

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Silk Way orders ten 737 MAX 8 airplanes

April 17, 2017 · 239 Views

Boeing and Silk Way have announced an order for 10 737 MAX 8 airplanes. The order, valued at US$1.1bn at current list prices, was previously attributed to an…

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SIA and SilkAir sign codeshare agreement with Air France-KLM

April 16, 2017 · 245 Views

Singapore Airlines and regional subsidiary SilkAir have signed a Memorandum of Understanding with Air France-KLM to codeshare on each other’s flights with effect from April 27, 2017. Under…

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AerCap leased, purchased and sold 105 aircraft in the first quarter 2017

April 16, 2017 · 186 Views

AerCap Holdings N.V. has posted its major business transactions during the first quarter 2017: the company has signed lease agreements for 69 aircraft, including 12 widebody and 57…

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ATR signs US$536m 20-aircraft deal with Iran

April 14, 2017 · 421 Views

Hot on the heels of major aircraft deals signed between Iranian airlines and Boeing and Airbus, ATR has announced it has agreed a sale of 20 ATR 72-600s…

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CFM LEAP-1B-powered Boeing 737 MAX 9 takes to the skies

April 14, 2017 · 405 Views

The Boeing 737 MAX 9, powered by advanced LEAP-1B engines, successfully completed a two-hour, 42- minute first flight on April 13, taking off from Renton Field in Renton,…

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Zetta Jet takes delivery of another Global 6000 Business Jet

April 13, 2017 · 227 Views

Zetta Jet, a luxury jet operator based in Singapore, has taken delivery of another Bombardier Global 6000 ultra-long range business aircraft. The aircraft, which will be based at…

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Embraer delivers 18 commercial and 15 executive jets in 1Q17

April 13, 2017 · 103 Views

During the first quarter of 2017 (1Q17), Embraer has delivered 18 jets to the commercial aviation market across the U.S., Europe and China. In the business aviation market,…

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