Operating lessor SMBC Aviation Capital has extended the lease of a Boeing 737-800 aircraft with Air Berlin.
The aircraft was extended by another seven-and-a-half years.
According to Flightglobal's Ascend Online database, SMBC Aviation Capital has three 737-800s on lease to Air Berlin. Two aircraft were acquired under a purchase and leaseback deal in 2008 and are leased through 2015. The third aircraft, acquired under a purchase and leaseback deal in 2009, is leased through 2016.