Jet deals - 4 June

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Source: Flightglobal.com
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Etihad leases A330s from ILFC

Etihad Airways has leased a pair of Airbus A330-200s from ILFC for Air Seychelles' application.

The 2006-vintage aircraft, MSNs 0751, 0807, are equipped with Trent 772B-60 engines. Both were previously operated by Jet Airways.

Air Seychelles is to introduce two Airbus A330-200s and open flights to the Chinese capital Beijing as part of a restructuring programme. The plan follows the tie-up with Middle Eastern carrier Etihad Airways which is investing heavily in the Indian Ocean operator, having opted to take a 40% stake.

Air Seychelles had been operating Boeing 767s on long-haul routes but began axing these services at the beginning of the year after running into financial problems.

Air Panama agreed to purchase a Fokker F100 (11364) aircraft with Tay 620-15 engines from Jet Trading & Leasing. The 1991-vintage aircraft was previously operated by Regional.

Air Tanzania subleased a Boeing 737-500 (27354) aircraft with CFM56-3C1 engines from Aerovista. The 1994-vintage aircraft is on lease from GECAS for a period of two years.

Alsmaria Universal Airlines leased an Airbus A321 (1366) aircraft with V2533-A5 engines from ILFC. The 2000-vintage aircraft was previously operated by Spanair.

Atlantic Airlines leased a Boeing 737-300SF (24679) aircraft with CFM56-3B2 engines from Kahala Aviation. The 1990-built aircraft was previously operated by Spanish operator Swiftair.

BLF Limited (Bermuda) purchased a Boeing 737-500 (28908) aircraft with CFM56-3C1 engines from United Airlines in a deal arranged by Bristol Associates. The 1997-vintage aircraft was previously operated by United-Continental.

Blue Air leased a Boeing 737-400 (24813) aircraft with CFM56-3C1 engines from EAST 2000-1 ABS Portfolio. The 1991-vintage aircraft was previously operated by Czech Connect Airlines.

Air China Cargo purchased a Boeing 747-400BCF (28610) aircraft with PW4056 engines from Cathay Pacific Airways. The 1993-vintage aircraft was purchased by Cathay in 2008 as a passenger aircraft from Singapore Airlines.

Elite Airways leased a Bombardier CRJ100ER (7027) aircraft with CF34-3A1 engines from Avmax Aircraft Leasing. The 1993-vintage aircraft was previously operated by Regional 1 Airlines.

Ethiopian Airlines leased a Boeing 767-300ER (28884) aircraft with CF6-80C2B6F engines from ILFC. The 1999-vintage aircraft was previously operated by Air Seychelles.

Europe Airpost leased a Boeing 737-400SF (25595) aircraft with CFM56-3C1 engines from Aviation Capital Group. The 1991-vintage aircraft was previously operated by Varig Log.

Jet Time leased a Boeing 737-700 (28010) aircraft with CFM56-7B22 engines from Aircastle Investment. The 1999-vintage aircraft was previously operated by Cimber Sterling.

Kenya Airways leased a Boeing 767-300ER (29386) aircraft with CF6-80C2B6F engines from ILFC. The 2001-vintage aircraft was previously operated by Air Seychelles.

Nordic Global Airlines leased a Boeing MD-11F (48542) aircraft with CF6-80C2D1F engines from Eva Air. The 1994-vintage aircraft was operated by Eva Air since new.

Smartwings/Travel Service Poland wetleased a Boeing 737-800 (34704) aircraft with CFM56-7B26 engines from Sunwing Airlines. The 2006-vintage aircraft is owned by Fly Leasing.

Smartwings leased a Boeing 737-700 (28254) aircraft with CFM56-7B20 engines from ILFC. The 2003-vintage aircraft was previously operated by Malev.

TAME leased an Airbus A319 (0946) aircraft with CFM56-5B6/P engines from AerCap. The 1998-vintage aircraft was previously operated by Chengdu Airlines.

Transaero Airlines leased a Boeing 737-800 (28388) aircraft with CFM56-7B27 engines from ALAFCO. The 2000-vintage aircraft was previously operated by Air Europa.

Transaero Airlines leased a Boeing 737-800 (28536) aircraft with CFM56-7B27 engines from ALAFCO. The 2000-vintage aircraft was previously operated by Air Europa.

Transaero Airlines leased a Boeing 737-800 (28610) aircraft with CFM56-7B26 engines from NBB Sungold Co. The 1999-vintage aircraft was previously operated by JetKonnect.

White agreed to lease a Boeing 777-200LR (40668) aircraft with GE90-110B1 engines from CEIBA Intercontinental. The 2011-vintage aircraft was operated by CEIBA since new.