ILFC places 41 aircraft

London
Source: Flightglobal.com
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ILFC has announced a total of 41 aircraft transactions with 18 customers, among which 23 are narrowbody aircraft and 18 are widebldies. The operating lessor placed a total of 17 Boeing aircraft, extended the lease of another 10 Boeing aircraft and placed a total of 14 Airbus aircraft.

Aerosvit leased one Boeing 767-300ER (28132) aircraft powered by PW4060 engines from ILFC for a period of eight years. The aircraft deliver in November 2008.

Air Baltic leased two Boeing 757-200ERs (26251, 26254) equipped with Rolls Royce RB211-535E4 engines from ILFC for a period of eight years. Both aircraft are scheduled to deliver in spring 2008.

Air Berlin leased three new Boeing 787-8s (35313, 35320, 38756) from ILFC for a period of 12 years. The aircraft deliver in May 2011.

Air Canada leased one new Boeing 777-300ER (35784) aircraft with GE90-115B engines from ILFC for a period of 10 years. The aircraft deliver in April 2009.

Air Europa agreed to extend the lease of two Boeing 767-300ERs (30048, 29387) powered by CF6-80C2B7F engines from ILFC for five additional years. Both aircraft that had their lease ending in early 2008, will now be leased through spring 2013.

Belavia leased two Boeing 737-500s (26339, 26340) equipped with CFM56-3C1 engines from ILFC for a period of five years. Both aircraft are scheduled to deliver in May 2008.

Brussels Airlines leased a Boeing 737-400 (28202) aircraft with CFM56-3C1 engines from ILFC for a period of five years. The aircraft are scheduled to deliver in February 2008.

Centralwings leased three Boeing 737-400 (25164, 26302, 25740) aircraft with CFM56-3C1 engines from ILFC for a period of five years. All three aircraft are scheduled to deliver in spring 2008.

China Hainan Airlines leased three Airbus A340-600s (475, 436, 453) with Rolls Royce Trent 556-61 engines from ILFC for a period of six years. All three ex- Cathay Pacific aircraft are scheduled to deliver in July, October, and December 2008, respectively.

Chongqing Airlines leased three new Airbus A319-100s equipped with V2527M-A5 engines from ILFC for a period of 12 years. The new aircraft are scheduled to deliver in March, April, and May 2009.

East Star Airlines agreed to lease two new Airbus A320-200 aircraft equipped with CFM56-5B4 engines from ILFC for a period of 12 years. The new aircraft are scheduled to deliver in March and November 2009.

Emirates Airline agreed to extend the lease of eight Boeing 777-300 aircraft for six additional years to 2017, 2018 and 2019. The aircraft, MSN’s 29396, 28687, 32697, 32699, 32700, 32702, 28680, and 29395, are powered by TRENT 892-17 engines. Emirates Airline currently leases 20 Boeing 777-300/300ER’s from ILFC on long term dry lease contracts.

Jet Lite India leased a Boeing 737-700 (30037) aircraft with CFM56-7B24 engines from ILFC for a period of seven years. The aircraft deliver in January 2008.

Jet Airways leased one new Boeing 737-800 (35289) aircraft with CFM56-7B24 engines from ILFC for a period of 10 years. The aircraft is scheduled for delivery deliver in December 2008.

National Air Services agreed to lease four new Airbus A320-200 aircraft (3361, 3396, 3425, 3475) with CFM56-5B4/3 engines from ILFC for a period of eight years. The aircraft are scheduled for delivery deliver in January, February, March and April 2008, respectively.

Spanair agreed to lease one Airbus A320-200 aircraft (1407) equipped with V2527 engines from ILFC for a period of 10 years. The aircraft is scheduled for delivery in March 2008.

Sterling Airlines agreed to lease one Boeing 737-700 (28210) equipped with CFM56-7B24 engines from ILFC for a period of eight years. The aircraft is due for delivery in February 2008. Sterling Airlines agreed to lease one new Boeing 737-800 (37159) aircraft equipped with CFM 56-7B26 engines from ILFC for a period of eight years. The aircraft is due for delivery in February 2009.

TAM Linhas Aereas agreed to lease one Airbus A320-200 aircraft (1757) with CFM56-5B4 engines from ILFC for a period of six years. The aircraft is scheduled to deliver in March 2008.