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BOC Aviation Adds Aeromexico as New Customer with Three E190 Aircraft

15 Apr 2014

BOC Aviation Pte. Ltd. (“BOC Aviation”) is pleased to announce Grupo Aeromexico S.A.B. de C.V. (“Aeromexico”) as a new customer with the lease of three new Embraer E190 aircraft for delivery between April and June this year. 

“We are delighted to work with Aeromexico in expanding its network with the E190, and look forward to developing our business with Aeromexico further in the future,” said Steven Townend, Chief Commercial Officer for Europe, Americas and Africa for BOC Aviation. “BOC Aviation has now placed all of its 15 firm orders of E190 aircraft, a milestone for the company.” 

Aeromexico is Mexico’s leading international airline with more than 600 daily flights to more than 80 cities. 

“We are pleased to have BOC Aviation, a leading global aircraft lessor, as a partner in our expansion plans,” said Andres Conesa, Aeromexico Chief Executive Officer. “The E190 has been, for several years, a growth driver for Aeromexico. We now operate 21 E190 aircraft, which has allowed us to cover important domestic and international routes in the United States and Central America. The addition of these three new aircraft will consolidate Aeromexico as the best option to fly into Mexico and from Mexico to the world.”

BOC Aviation is the leading Asia-based aircraft leasing company with a portfolio of 238 modern aircraft operated by 55 airlines worldwide. The Company has one of the youngest fleets in the industry with an average owned aircraft age of less than four years.

BOC Aviation is 100% owned by Bank of China.


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Claire LEOW
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