SMBC leases B737-800 to Solaseed Air

SMBC leases B737-800 to Solaseed Air

SMBC Aviation Capital has placed a newly acquired Boeing 737-800 with Solaseed Air, the Japanese LCC.

This aircraft comes from SMBC’s order of three aircraft, powered by CFM engines.

Peter Barrett, CEO of SMBC Aviation Capital said: “This is an exciting announcement as it is our first aircraft placement with Solaseed Air and we look forward to developing our relationship with them.

The Boeing 737-800 is an aircraft for which we have seen significant demand from our customer base, who view the aircraft as a modern and efficient addition to their fleet.”

SMBC’s B737-800 portfolio sits at 199 aircraft and an order book of 90 MAX 8s starting delivery in 2018.

Alex Baldwin
By Alex Baldwin July 4, 2017 11:56