Aergo Capital announces COO departure

Aergo Capital announces COO departure

Aergo Capital Ltd has announced that its chief commercial officer is leaving next month, after making a “significant contribution” to the company’s two-year transformation. Gerry Power (pictured above) was seconded to the aircraft leasing and trading company from Power Aviation

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US rules against Bombardier

US rules against Bombardier

The US Department of Commerce has ruled against Bombardier for selling C Series Jets to US operators below standard sale value. This ruling stems from an antidumping and countervailing duty investigation into Bombardier that was launched in May. The commerce

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Airbus closes 2017 with order spree

Airbus closes 2017 with order spree

Airbus is finishing off 2017 with four new orders, totalling 225 aircraft, and has finalised previously announced deals for 480 A320 family aircraft. Over the last ten days, Airbus has signed agreements with Delta for 100 A321neos, Pegasus Airlines for

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Qatar Airways finalises A320neo replacement deal

Qatar Airways finalises A320neo replacement deal

Qatar Airways has upsized its Airbus A320neo order to A321neo ACFs. The Qatar-based airline was originally due to be the launch customer for the A320neo, but snags with the Pratt & Whitney PW1100G engines certification meant that the deliveries were

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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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