BOC Aviation Announces New Orders for Three Boeing 787-9 Aircraft
01 Jun 2018
BOC Aviation Limited (“BOC Aviation” or the “Company”) is pleased to announce that it has agreed to purchase three new Boeing 787-9 Dreamliners from Boeing, taking the total number of this aircraft model in the Company’s fleet or on order to 14.
All three aircraft have been placed on long-term leases with Air Europa, and are scheduled to be delivered to the airline in 2020.
“We are delighted to further our partnership with Air Europa, as it builds its longer haul capabilities,” said Robert Martin, Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of BOC Aviation.
About Air Europa
Formed in 1986 and based in Majorca, Air Europa is the third largest airline in Spain, and the country’s first privately-owned company to operate domestic scheduled flights. It is 100% owned by the Globalia tourism group and since September 2007 the airline has been a member of the SkyTeam alliance. Air Europa currently operates a fleet of nearly 50 aircraft.
About BOC Aviation
BOC Aviation is a leading global aircraft operating leasing company with a fleet of 488 aircraft owned, managed and on order. Its owned and managed fleet was leased to 82 airlines worldwide in 33 countries and regions as at 31 March 2018. BOC Aviation is listed on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange (HKEx code: 2588) and has its headquarters in Singapore with offices in Dublin, London, New York and Tianjin. For more information, visit www.bocaviation.com.
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