AWAS inks 737-800 slot deal with Aeromexico

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Operating lessor AWAS has secured a purchase and leaseback transaction with Aeromexico for a new Boeing 737-800 delivering next year.

The deal is in addition to the placement of a new 737-800 from the lessor’s existing orderbook, with a delivery also in 2014, confirm AWAS.

According to Flightglobal’s Ascend Online database, Aeromexico has 19 aircraft of the type in its fleet. It is scheduled to take delivery of two 737-800s next year and an additional two the year after.