EGYPTAIR signs LoI for up to 24 Bombardier C Series

EGYPTAIR signs LoI for up to 24 Bombardier C Series

EGYPTAIR has signed a Letter of Intent with Bombardier for the delivery of up to 24 C Series aircraft. The deal is split between 12 orders, and 12 purchase rights for the CS300 version. If all aircraft are delivered, the

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ALC lease six A3210neoLRs to Air Arabia

ALC lease six A3210neoLRs to Air Arabia

Air Lease Corporation (ALC) has agreed to lease six Airbus A321neoLRs to Air Arabia. The aircraft will come from ALC’s existing Airbus orderbook. The first aircraft is due to join the Sharjah-based fleet of Air Arabia in 2019, allowing the

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Wataniya Airways acquires 25 Airbus A320neo family aircraft

Wataniya Airways acquires 25 Airbus A320neo family aircraft

Kuwait-based Wataniya Airways is acquiring 25 Airbus A320neos through its exclusive aircraft provider Golden Falcon Aviation. The Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) was signed during the 2017 Dubai Air Show. The airline resumed operations in July 2017 with two Airbus A320ceo

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Flydubai orders 225 Boeing 737 MAX family aircraft

Flydubai orders 225 Boeing 737 MAX family aircraft

Flydubai has placed one of the largest ever orders for single aisle aircraft in the Middle East. If all orders are delivered and options are exercised, flydubai will take delivery of 225 aircraft. At 2017 list prices, the deal would

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Indigo Partners orders 430 A320neo family aircraft

Indigo Partners orders 430 A320neo family aircraft

Indigo Partners has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Airbus for the delivery of up to 430 Airbus A320neo family aircraft. Indigo Partners is a private equity form specialising in low-cost carriers. The aircraft will be distributed between Frontier

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AerCap leases six 787-9s to EGYPTAIR

AerCap leases six 787-9s to EGYPTAIR

AerCap has agreed to lease six Boeing 787-9s to EGYPTAIR. The aircraft will come from AerCap’s existing orders with Boeing. The airline will lease the aircraft as part of its fleet modernisation programme, as well for future growth. “The 787

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CDB Aviation confirms 90 aircraft A320neo family order

CDB Aviation confirms 90 aircraft A320neo family order

CDB Aviation has firmed up previous commitments for 90 Airbus A320neo family aircraft. The original orders were placed in two batches. The first was a 2014 commitment for 45 A320neo family, which was entered into the Airbus order book as

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Air Sénégal orders two A330neo aircraft for long-haul growth

Air Sénégal orders two A330neo aircraft for long-haul growth

Air Sénégal, the new national flag carrier of Senegal, has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Airbus for the delivery of two A330neos. Although Airbus did not state the variant in the press release, the accompanying composite image caption

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ALAFCO firms up 20 737 MAX 8s

ALAFCO firms up 20 737 MAX 8s

ALAFCO has doubled its 737 MAX 8 commitments with Boeing to 40 aircraft, after finalising a further order for 20 aircraft. The 20 new aircraft were originally announced as a commitment during the 2017 Paris Air Show, but finalised in

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Emirates orders 40 Boeing 787-10s

Emirates orders 40 Boeing 787-10s

Emirates has placed an order for 40 Boeing 787-10s. The order was announced on the first day of the 2017 Dubai Air Show, and has a list price of $15.1 billion. The Dubai-based airline had been evaluating the Airbus A350

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