Jet deals - 9 May

London
Source: Flightglobal.com
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Orbest Airlines takes eight A320/A330s leases

Iberworld rebranded as Orbest Airlines on 1st May and took over lease agreements regarding the lease of six Airbus A320s and two Airbus A330-300s.

The Spanish carrier leased four A320-200 (2745, 3868, 3889, 3933) aircraft from GECAS.

MSN 2745 is a 2006-vintage aircraft equipped with CFM56-5B4/P engines while MSNs 3868, 3889 and 3933 are a 2009-vintage aircraft equipped with CFM56-5B4/3 engines.

Orbest also leased a 2003-vintage A320-200 (2011) aircraft with CFM56-5B4/P engines from Aviation Capital Group and a 2009-vintage CFM56-5B4/3-equipped aircraft (3758) with the CIT Group.

The carrier is also taking on lease one 2010-vintage A330-300 (1097) aircraft with Trent 772B-60 engines from AWAS and one 2005-vintage A330-300 (607) aircraft with Trent 772B-60 engines from the CIT Group.

Orbest's Portugal has an Airbus A330-300 (833) on lease from Macquarie AirFinance while the Group has an order for one new Airbus A320-200 (MSN 4735) to be delivered this year.

Aerolineas Argentinas leased a Boeing 737-700 (28238) aircraft with CFM56-7B20 engines from ILFC. The 2001-vintage aircraft was previously leased to Virgin Blue Airlines.

Aeromexico leased a Boeing 737-800 (32796) aircraft with CFM56-7B27 engines from ILFC.The 2007-vintage aircraft was previously operated by Eurocypria Airlines.

Air Europa leased two Airbus A330-200 (551, 597) aircraft with Trent 772B-60 engines from ILFC. The 2004/05-vintage aircraft were previously operated by Livingston.

Air Lease Corp. is acquiring three 1996/97-vintage Boeing 767-300ER aircraft (MSN 28148, 28149, 28264) aircraft as part of a deal covering new aircraft worth almost $700 million signed with China Eastern Airlines. Under the terms of the agreements, ALC placed 10 new Airbus A320-200s and five new Boeing 737-800s, for deliveries in 2012 and 2013 on long term leases.

Amsterdam Airlines leased an Airbus A320-200 (299) aircraft with CFM56-5A3 engines from AerCap. The 1992-vintage aircraft was previously operated by Nouvelair Tunisie.

Caribbean leased a Boeing 737-800 (30720) aircraft with CFM56-7B27 engines from Macquarie AirFinance. The 2007-vintage aircraft was previously operated by Air Jamaica.

Dubrovnik Airlines wet-leased an Airbus A320-200 (136) aircraft with CFM56-5A1 engines from Astraeus. The 1991-vintage ex-Clickair aircraft is leased from TES Aviation Group.

Hello leased an Airbus A320-200 (888) aircraft with CFM56-5B4/P engines from BBAM. The 1998-vintage was previously operated by Aigle Azur.

Holidays Czech Airlines leased an Airbus A320-200 (2180) aircraft with CFM56-5B4/P engines from Thomson Airways. The 2004-vintage has been operated by Thomson Airways since new.

Iberia transferred an Airbus A320-200 (1101) aircraft with CFM56-5B4/P engines to Vueling. The 1999-vintage is leased from Aircastle.

Icelandair leased a Boeing 757-200 (30735) aircraft with RB211-535E4 engines from AerCo. The 2000-vintage aircraft was previously operated by Aurela. The aircraft will be operated for the United Nations.

Germania transferred two Airbus A319-100s (3589, 3818) aircraft with CFM56-5B6/3 engines to FlyNext. The 2008/09-vintage aircraft were previously operated by Hamburg International Airlines.

Onur Air leased two Airbus A320-200 (640, 676) aircraft with V2527-A5 engines from ILFC. The 1997/99-vintage aircraft were previously operated by AtlasJet Airlines.

Sky Airlines transferred a Boeing 737-800 (30194) aircraft with CFM56-7B26 engines to German Sky Airlines. The 2000-vintage aircraft was acquired from SAS in April 2010.

Solaris Airlines, previously Vyborg Airlines, restarted operations with three leased Airbus A321-200 aircraft. It took over the lease of two aircraft (1905, 1199) from ILFC. MSN 1905 is a 2000-vintage aircraft equipped with CFM56-5B3/P engines previously operated by Turkuaz.

MSN 1199 is a 2000-vintage aircraft equipped with V2533-A5 engines previously operated by AirBlue.

Solaris Airlines leased an Airbus A321-200 (2117) aircraft with CFM56-5B3/P engines from Aviation Capital Group. The 2004-vintage aircraft was previously operated by AtlasJet Airlines.

Tor Air leased a Boeing 737-300 (25069) aircraft with CFM56-3B2 engines from Small Planet Airways. The 1991-vintage aircraft was previously operated by Flylal Charters.

Travel Service wet-leased an Airbus A320-200 (310) aircraft with CFM56-5A1 engines from SmartLynx Airlines. The 1992-vintage aircraft was previously operated by LAT Charter.

UT Air leased a Boeing 757-200 (26268) aircraft with PW2037 engines from ILFC. The 1994-vintage aircraft was previously operated by Sun Express.

Yakutia leased a Boeing 737-700 (30277) aircraft with CFM56-7B24 engines from Aviation Capital Group. The 2001-vintage aircraft was previously leased to Air Berlin.

Yakutia Cargo leased a Boeing 757-200PF (24868) aircraft with RB211-535E4 engines from AWAS. The 1990-vintage aircraft was previously operated by Arrow Cargo.