British Airways is to lease a pair of Boeing 777-300ERs from Air Lease (ALC) under 10-year operating lease contracts.

The deliveries are scheduled for May and June 2014. The aircraft are part of a five-strong 777-300ER order the lessor placed with Boeing in August 2011, along with 14 737-800s.

The remaining three 777-300ERs are expected in 2015.

Air Lease also has a total of 777-300ERs on lease to Air France, one to Air Austral, Air Canada, Cathay Pacific Airlines and Emirates Airline.

Source: Air Transport Intelligence news