Intrepid Aviation purchases 777 on lease to Air France

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US lessor Intrepid Aviation has further diversified its portfolio with the acquisition of a Boeing 777-300ER with a lease attached to French carrier Air France.

The transaction marks the fourth 777-300ER purchase since 2013. Last year Intrepid Aviation purchased a 777-300ER aircraft on lease to Thai Airways International from BOC Aviation. The 2012-vintage aircraft is under a 12-year operating lease with the Thai carrier.

It also acquired a pair of 777-300ERs on lease to Ethiopian Airlines and Philippine Airlines from GECAS, according to Flightglobal’s Ascend Fleets.

Intrepid Aviation’s portfolio also includes one A321, four A330-200s, six A330-300s, one 787-8 as well as 11 A330s on backlog.