Jun 30, 2017: BOC Aviation Constrained has requested 4 new Boeing 787-nine Dreamliners. This is the Company’s initially order for Boeing 787-nine aircraft. All 4 aircraft have been placed on lengthy-term leases with Air Europa, and are scheduled to be sent to the airline in 2019. The aircraft will be run by the Rolls-Royce Trent a thousand Motor.
“We are delighted to get started a partnership with Air Europa, a new European consumer, and to assist its fleet growth and enlargement options,” mentioned Robert Martin, Running Director and Chief Executive Officer of BOC Aviation. “We are delighted to add the Rolls-Royce run Boeing 787-nine aircraft to our portfolio. This order is the Company’s initially for a Rolls-Royce Trent a thousand engine, demonstrating our assurance in these gasoline-productive engines that supply spectacular effectiveness.”
“Air Europa is pretty delighted with the closing of its initially offer with BOC Aviation and seems forward to a profitable, lengthy-term partnership between our two businesses,” mentioned a spokesperson for the airline.
“This offer forms component of the growth technique of Air Europa, which will see our Boeing 787 functions expand to 24 aircraft by 2022.”
“This 787-nine Dreamliner order strengthens BOC Aviation’s posture as a main worldwide lessor and enhances its other Boeing airplanes in its developing portfolio,” mentioned Ihssane Mounir, senior vice president, World Sales and Internet marketing, Boeing Industrial Airplanes.
“With the 787-nine Dreamliner’s excellent gasoline efficiency and range capacity, BOC Aviation can give its clients, such as Air Europa, with an plane that has market-main efficiency and excellent passenger convenience.” “We are delighted to assist BOC Aviation and Air Europa and welcome their recognition of the financial benefits that the Trent a thousand delivers to the Boeing 787 Dreamliner,” mentioned Dominic Horwood, Rolls-Royce, Director – Consumers and Services, Civil Aerospace.