29 May 2014
Boeing (NYSE: BA) and Air Lease Corp. said they have celebrated the direct delivery of the first of 15 777-300ERs from its existing order pipeline with the manufacturer.
This 777-300ER, the eighth 777 in ALC´s fleet, is one of two delivering to British Airways on long-term lease from the lessor. The second 777-300ER for British Airways is scheduled to deliver from Boeing in July 2014.
“The operational capabilities and versatility of the 777-300ER provide significant profitability potential for our customers,” said ALC chairman and CEO Steven F. Udvar-Hazy. “With its leading economics and passenger-pleasing interior, this aircraft has maintained a broad customer base year after year and will continue to do so long into the future.”