Jet deals - 29 August

London
Source: Flightglobal.com
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Air Lease Corp. buys used 737NGs

Air Lease Corp. (ALC) increased the size of its portfolio with the acquisition of 11 Boeing 737-700/800 aircraft from Aviation Capital Group, Bavaria International Aircraft Leasing, BBAM, GECAS and RBS Aviation Capital.

The operating lessor acquired two 2005-vintage 737-800s (34003, 34004) with CFM56-7B26 engines on lease to Continental Airlines. The first aircraft was acquired from Continental Airlines while the second was purchased from RBS Aviation Capital. Both have leases expiring in 2015, according to Flightglobal's Ascend database.

ALC also acquired two 2007/08-vintage 737-800s (35228, 36845) with CFM56-7B26/3 engines on lease to Skymark Airlines from GECAS.

It also purchased a 2005-vintage 737-800 (29669) with CFM56-7B26 engines on lease to Travel Service from BBAM.

ALC purchased a 2006-vintage 737-800 (34253) with CFM56-7B26 engines on lease to Xiamen Airlines from GECAS.

ALC purchased a 2006-vintage 737-800 (34254) with CFM56-7B26 engines on lease to Shanghai Airlines from GECAS.

ALC purchased a 2004-vintage 737-800 (30292) with CFM56-7B26 engines on lease to Sunwing from Aviation Capital Group.

ALC purchased a 2008-vintage 737-800 (36529) with CFM56-7B26/3 engines on lease to Sun Express from GECAS.

ALC also acquired two 737-700s (34401, 34402) with CFM56-7B22 engines leased to Ethiopian Airlines from Bavaria Int'l Aircraft Leasing.

XL Airways Germany signed a lease for ALC's Boeing 737-800 (32920), currently on lease to Air Berlin, for delivery in March 2012.

Aero Caribbean subleased two Boeing 737-800 (33980, 33982) aircraft with CFM56-7B27 engines from Air Europa. The 2007-vintage aircraft were operated by Air Europa since new.

Airbus A300 Leasing acquired an Airbus A300-600R (517) aircraft with CF6-80C2A5 engines off lease from American Airlines. The 1989-vintage aircraft was operated by American Airlines since new.

Avia Traffic purchased a Boeing 737-300 (24681) aircraft with CFM56-3B2 engines from TAG Aviation (Stansted). The 1990-vintage aircraft was previously operated by Sama Airways.

Boliviana de Aviacion leased a Boeing 737-300 (27455) aircraft with CFM56-3C1 engines from AWAS. The 1995-vintage aircraft previously operated by Jet2.com.

Compagnie Africaine d'Aviation purchased an Airbus A320-200 (342) with CFM56-5A1 engines from AAR Aircraft Sales & Leasing. The 1992-vintage aircraft was last operated by Air Comet.

DHL Aviation (Bahrain) wetleased a Boeing 767-200SF (22318) aircraft with CF6-80A2 engines from ATI/Cargo Aircraft Management. The 1985-vintage aircraft was previously operated by Qantas as a passenger aircraft.

DHL wet-leased a Boeing 777-200LRF (37986) aircraft with GE90-110B1L engines from Southern Air. The 2010-vintage aircraft was previously operated by Thai Airways International Cargo.

Eastok Aviation leased an Airbus A320-200 (428) with V2500-A1 engines from AWAS. The 1994-vintage aircraft was previously operated by Mexicana.

Equatorial Congo Airlines leased a Boeing 737-300 (27421) aircraft with CFM56-3B1 engines from Privatair. The 1993-vintage aircraft was operated by KLM Royal Dutch Airlines since new.

FedEx purchased a Boeing 757-200 (28667) aircraft with RB211-535E4 engines from British Airways. The 1997-vintage aircraft was operated by British Airways since new.

Kyrgyz Airways leased an Airbus A320-200 (185) with CFM56-5A1 engines from FL Technics. The 1991-vintage aircraft was previously operated by TAP Portugal.

Mistral Air wetleased a Boeing 737-400 (24474) aircraft with CFM56-3B2 engines from Calima Aviation. The 1989-vintage aircraft is on lease from Macquarie AirFinance.

Rio Linhas Aereas leased a Boeing 767-200ERF (23146) aircraft with CF6-80A engines from Cargo Aircraft Management. The 1985-vintage aircraft was previously operated by ABX Air.

Saudi Arabian Airlines wetleased a Boeing 747-200F (23919) aircraft with CF6-50E2 engines from Southern Air. The 1987-vintage aircraft was previously operated by Ethiopian Airlines.

VivaAerobus leased a Boeing 737-300 (27285) aircraft with CFM56-3C1 engines from AWAS. The 1994-vintage aircraft was previously operated by Norwegian.

West Air Europe wetleased a Boeing 767-200SF (22225) aircraft with CF6-80A2 engines from ATI/Cargo Aircraft Management. The 1983-vintage aircraft was previously operated by Amerijet International.

Yamal Airlines leased an Airbus A320-200 (1054) aircraft with CFM56-5B4/2P engines from Aircastle. The 1999-vintage aircraft was previously operated by Lotus Air.