14 Jul 2014

Air Lease Corporation and Air New Zealand Announce Agreement for Five New Airbus A320neo Family Aircraft

LOS ANGELES, July 14, 2014 - Air Lease Corporation (NYSE: AL) reached an agreement with Air New Zealand for the long term lease of five new Airbus A320neo Family aircraft. The first aircraft, a new A321neo, is scheduled for delivery in August 2017 and the first new A320neo will deliver in September 2017. The remaining three aircraft will deliver in 2018.

“We are pleased to extend our excellent relationship with Air New Zealand to include the lease of these new fuel efficient A320neo family aircraft,” said Grant Levy, Executive Vice President of Air Lease Corporation. “Air New Zealand’s management team selected the A320neo family aircraft to optimize its Trans-Tasman[...]

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21 May 2015

Air Lease Corporation and Sichuan Airlines Announce the Delivery of the Operator’s 100th Airplane

LOS ANGELES, California, May 21, 2015 — Today Air Lease Corporation (NYSE: AL) announced the delivery of one new Airbus A321-200 on long term lease to Sichuan Airlines (China), marking the operator’s 100th airplane in their current fleet. The aircraft, outfitted with Sharklets and powered by IAE V2533 engines, is from ALC’s order book with Airbus. The delivery supplements numerous Airbus A330, A321 and A319 aircraft already on lease to Sichuan by ALC.

“We are proud of being able to contribute to Sichuan Airlines’ growth in the past, and we are privileged to deliver Sichuan Airlines’ 100th aircraft to them today. We appreciate the great relationship with the[...]

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11 Mar 2019

Air Lease Corporation Announces Delivery of Airbus A320-200neo Aircraft with Air New Zealand

LOS ANGELES, March 11, 2019 – Air Lease Corporation (NYSE: AL; “ALC”) announced the delivery of one new Airbus A320-200neo aircraft on long-term lease to Air New Zealand.  Featuring Pratt & Whitney PW1127G engines, this aircraft is the first of two A320-200neos confirmed to deliver the airline in 2019 from ALC’s order book with Airbus. “We are pleased to be the first to introduce the A320-200neo to Air New Zealand’s fleet and continue the long and excellent relationship that ALC has with the airline,” said Grant Levy, Executive Vice President of Air Lease Corporation. “The A320-200neo provides key enhancements to the airline’s operations as Air New Zealand[...]

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20 Sep 2018

Air Lease Corporation Announces Delivery of Airbus A320-200neo Aircraft with SKY Airline

LOS ANGELES, September 20, 2018 – Today Air Lease Corporation (NYSE: AL; “ALC”) announced the delivery of one new LEAP-1A26-powered Airbus A320-200neo aircraft on lease to SKY Airline (Chile). This A320-200neo aircraft is the first of three A320-200neo aircraft set to deliver to SKY Airline from ALC’s order book with Airbus. “ALC is pleased to announce this A320-200neo delivery to our new customer, SKY Airline,” said John L. Plueger, Air Lease Corporation’s Chief Executive Officer and President. “ALC is the first lessor to introduce the A320-200neo to SKY and we look forward to a successful long-term relationship with the airline.” “This new A320-200neo marks[...]

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31 Oct 2018

Air Lease Corporation Announces Delivery of Airbus A321-200neo Aircraft with Air New Zealand

LOS ANGELES, October 31, 2018 – Air Lease Corporation (NYSE: AL; “ALC”) announced today the delivery of one new Airbus A321-200neo aircraft featuring Pratt & Whitney PW1133G-JM engines on long-term lease to Air New Zealand. This A321-200neo is the first of five Airbus A320neo family aircraft confirmed to deliver to Air New Zealand through 2019 from Air Lease Corporation’s order book with Airbus and joins two A320-200 aircraft currently on long-term lease to the airline.   “This deal is part of a long history between Air Lease Corporation and Air New Zealand and we are pleased to announce this new A321-200neo delivery today,” said Steven Udvar-Házy, Executive[...]

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26 Jun 2018

Air Lease Corporation Announces Delivery of Airbus A321-200neo Aircraft with S7 Airlines

LOS ANGELES, June 26, 2018 - Today Air Lease Corporation (NYSE: AL; “ALC”) announced that S7 Airlines received its first new Airbus A321-200neo aircraft. This aircraft is the first of four Pratt & Whitney PW1133G-powered A321neos to be delivered in 2018 to S7 from ALC’s order book with Airbus.   “The four new ALC A321neo aircraft bring a new level of operating efficiency and competitiveness to S7’s fleet,” said Alex Khatibi, Executive Vice President of Air Lease Corporation.  “S7 is a highly regarded customer for ALC and this lease placement underlines our commitment to S7’s modernization and continued successful growth as a leading airline.”[...]

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14 Dec 2017

Air Lease Corporation Announces Delivery of Azores Airlines’ First A321neo

LOS ANGELES, December 14, 2017 – Today Air Lease Corporation (NYSE: AL) (ALC) announced that Azores Airlines SATA International (Portugal) received its first new Airbus A321neo aircraft.  This aircraft is the first of six CFM Leap 1A engine-powered A321neos to be delivered to Azores Airlines from ALC’s order book with Airbus.  The next five A321neos will deliver between now and early 2021. The airline, fully owned by SATA (Sociedade Açoreana de Transportes Aéreos) becomes the first Portuguese operator to receive a member of the best-selling A320neo Family.  By way of an extensive transatlantic network, these aircraft will connect Portugal and Azores to cities[...]

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17 May 2018

Air Lease Corporation Announces Delivery of Boeing 737 MAX 8 Aircraft with Travel Service

LOS ANGELES, May 17, 2018 - Air Lease Corporation (NYSE: AL; “ALC”) announced the delivery of one new Boeing 737 MAX 8 aircraft on lease to Travel Service (SmartWings). This aircraft is the first of two 737 MAX 8 aircraft scheduled for delivery to Travel Service, with the next aircraft delivering in 2019.  “We are delighted to deliver a new 737 MAX to Travel Service today,” said Alex Khatibi, Executive Vice President of Air Lease Corporation.  “Travel Service’s high service standards coupled with their fleet upgrade to the MAX will bring their customer experience and network development to the next level.” Forward-Looking Statements This press release[...]

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15 Oct 2018

Air Lease Corporation Announces Delivery of Boeing 737-8 MAX Aircraft with S7 Airlines

LOS ANGELES, October 15, 2018 – Today Air Lease Corporation (NYSE: AL; “ALC”) announced the delivery of one new Boeing 737-8 MAX aircraft on lease to S7 Airlines, operated by Globus Airlines (Russia). Powered by LEAP-1B27 engines, this Boeing 737-8 MAX aircraft is the first of nine B737-8 MAX aircraft set to deliver to Globus from ALC’s order book with Boeing. "ALC is delighted to be a part of introducing the first Boeing 737 MAX aircraft in Russia with this delivery to our longtime customer, S7 Airlines," said Alex Khatibi, Executive Vice President of Air Lease Corporation. "With this new Boeing 737 MAX aircraft, the airline continues to establish its position as a highly[...]

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19 Sep 2018

Air Lease Corporation Announces Delivery of Boeing 787-9 Aircraft with Air New Zealand

LOS ANGELES, September 19, 2018 - Air Lease Corporation (NYSE: AL; “ALC”) announced today the delivery of one new Boeing 787-9 aircraft on long-term lease to Air New Zealand from ALC’s order book with Boeing.  “ALC is delighted to announce this Boeing 787-9 delivery to Air New Zealand,” said Steven Udvar-Házy, Executive Chairman of Air Lease Corporation. “ALC is proud to continue its long excellent relationship with Air New Zealand by leasing this new B787-9 aircraft which will be an instrumental aircraft in Air New Zealand’s ongoing fleet evolution and modernization to maintain its status as a leading global airline.” Air New Zealand currently has Airbus[...]

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02 Oct 2018

Air Lease Corporation Announces Delivery of Boeing 787-9 Aircraft with EVA Air

LOS ANGELES, October 2, 2018 - Today Air Lease Corporation (NYSE: AL; “ALC”) announced the delivery of one new Boeing 787-9 aircraft on long-term lease to EVA Air (Taiwan). This Dreamliner aircraft, powered by GEnx-1B74/75 engines, is from ALC’s order book with Boeing and adds to numerous Boeing aircraft already on lease to EVA Air.    “ALC is honored to deliver this first B787-9 aircraft to EVA Air,” said Steven Udvar-Házy, Executive Chairman of Air Lease Corporation. “With this historic new Dreamliner, EVA Air will be the first airline in Taiwan with a Boeing 787-9 aircraft and progress into the future with an optimized fleet and enhanced customer[...]

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27 Jun 2018

Air Lease Corporation Announces Delivery of Boeing 787-9 Aircraft with LOT Polish Airlines

LOS ANGELES, June 27, 2018 - Air Lease Corporation (NYSE: AL; “ALC”) announced the delivery of one new Boeing 787-9 aircraft on lease to LOT Polish Airlines. This Boeing aircraft joins three B737-8 MAX aircraft currently on lease to LOT from ALC, with an additional three B737-8 MAX aircraft confirmed to deliver in 2018 and 2019 from ALC’s order book with Boeing.  “We are pleased to announce the delivery of this Boeing 787-9 aircraft to LOT today,” said Alex Khatibi, Executive Vice President of Air Lease Corporation.  “LOT is a pioneer in the European market and with this new 787-9 Dreamliner, the airline continues to demonstrate its highly competitive[...]

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28 Jan 2019

Air Lease Corporation Announces Delivery of First of 12 New Airbus A321-200neo Aircraft with Vietnam Airlines

LOS ANGELES, January 28, 2019 – Air Lease Corporation (NYSE: AL; “ALC”) announced today the delivery of one new Airbus A321-200neo aircraft featuring PW1130G engines on long-term lease to Vietnam Airlines.  This aircraft is the first of 12 new A321-200neos scheduled to deliver to Vietnam Airlines through 2019 from ALC’s order book with Airbus. “ALC is pleased to announce this first of 12 new Airbus A321-200neo aircraft delivery today,” said Steven F. Udvar-Házy, Executive Chairman of Air Lease Corporation.  “This new delivery strengthens our long-standing relationship as Vietnam Airlines continues to excel as one of the fastest growing airlines in Asia[...]

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23 Jun 2014

Air Lease Corporation Announces Delivery of First of Four New Airbus A321-200s to Air China

LOS ANGELES, June 23, 2014 – Air Lease Corporation (NYSE: AL) announced today the delivery of the first of four new Airbus A321-200 aircraft leased to Air China (Beijing). This delivery is part of a large long term lease placement of 13 new aircraft with Air China from ALC’s order book with Airbus and Boeing. Air China also leased nine new Boeing 737-800s from ALC, five of which have been delivered.

“Air China is one of ALC’s largest airline lease customers in Asia for both single and twin-aisle aircraft,” said Jie Chen, Executive Vice President and Managing Director, Asia. “ALC has worked closely with Air China’s management team to optimize their fleet with[...]

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29 Nov 2018

Air Lease Corporation Announces Delivery of First of Four New Boeing 737 MAX 8 Aircraft with Cayman Airways

LOS ANGELES, November 29, 2018 – Air Lease Corporation (NYSE: AL; “ALC”) announced today the delivery of one new Boeing 737 MAX 8 aircraft featuring CFM International LEAP-1B27 engines on long-term lease to Cayman Airways (KX).  This Boeing 737 MAX 8 is the first of four 737 MAX 8 aircraft confirmed to deliver to Cayman Airways through 2020 from ALC’s order book with Boeing.  With this new ALC aircraft, Cayman Airways will be the first 737 MAX 8 operator in the Caribbean and the aircraft will feature a new addition to the livery to showcase the airline’s first 737 MAX.  “ALC is pleased to announce this new Boeing 737 MAX 8 delivery with Cayman Airways[...]

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