Jet deals - 24 December

London
Source: Flightglobal.com
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Apollo Aviation acquires Airbus narrowbodies with leases attached

Apollo Aviation Group has completed the acquisition of three Airbus aircraft with leases attached from Macquarie AirFinance.

The company acquired an Airbus A319 (MSN 1154) on lease to Iberia. The 1999-vintage aircraft is equipped with CFM56-5B5/P engines.

Apollo also acquired a pair of A321s (MSNs 675 and 761) on lease to AtlasJet Airlines. The 1997/98-vintage aircraft are powered with CFM56-5B3/P engines.

Air Batumi purchased a Fokker 100 (11462) aircraft with Tay 650-15 engines from KLM Royal Dutch Airlines. The 1995-vintage aircraft was previously operated by KLM Cityhopper.

Allegiant Air leased a Boeing MD-82 (49383) aircraft with JT8D-219 engines from Sunrise Asset Management. The 1985-vintage aircraft was previously operated by SAS.

Amaszonas leased a Bombardier CRJ200LR (7195) aircraft with CF34-3B1 engines from GECAS. The 1997-vintage aircraft was previously operated by Mesa Airlines.

Archway Aviation purchased two Airbus A321s (1941, 2105) aircraft with V2533-A5 engines from Monarch Airlines under a sale and leaseback transaction. ‪Under the terms of the agreements, the two aircraft will be leased back for a period of six years. MSN 1941 was built in 2003, MSN 2105 in 2004.

Canjet Airlines subleased a Boeing 737-800 (35148) aircraft with CFM56-7B26/3 engines from JetairFly. The 2009-vintage aircraft is owned by Macquarie AirFinance.

CanJet Airlines subleased a Boeing 737-800 (28218) aircraft with CFM56-7B26 engines from XL Airways Germany. The 1998-vintage aircraft was previously operated for Air Namibia.

CanJet Airlines subleased a Boeing 737-800 (30724) aircraft with CFM56-7B26/3 engines from XL Airways Germany. The 2007-vintage aircraft is owned by ILFC.

FedEx purchased a Boeing 757-200 (26158) aircraft with RB211-535E4 engines with AerCo. The 1993-vintage aircraft was previously operated by Thomson Airways.

FirstNation leased an Airbus A319 (647) aircraft with CFM56-5A4 engines from ILFC. The 1997-vintage aircraft was previously operated by WindJet.

Nok Air leased a Boeing 737-800 (32614) aircraft with CFM56-7B26 engines from GECAS. The 2002-vintage aircraft was previously operated by Jet Airways.

Orenair leased a Boeing 737-800 (32624) aircraft with CFM56-7B26 engines from Air Berlin. The 2001-vintage aircraft was operated by Air Berlin since new.

Orenair leased a Boeing 777-200ER (28676) aircraft with PW4090 engines from A fund managed by TPG Credit. The 1999-vintage aircraft was previously operated by Air Austral.

Rossiya - Russian Airlines leased an Airbus A320 (2964) aircraft with CFM56- 5B4/P engines from CIT Aerospace. The 2006-vintage aircraft was previously operated by Air Arabia.

Sunrise Asset Management purchased a Boeing MD-82 (49383) aircraft with JT8D-219 engines from SAS. The 1985-vintage aircraft was operated by SAS since new.

A fund managed by TPG Credit acquired a Boeing 777-200ER (28676) aircraft with PW4090 engines from Air Austral in a transaction arranged by Avinco. The 1999-vintage aircraft was previously operated by Air Austral.