8 August 2014
Continuing its fleet growth, FLY Leasing Ltd. (NYSE: FLY) said it has acquired a Boeing 737-800 to be leased to a leading airline in North America and an Airbus A330-300 on lease to a leading airline in Asia.
The Airbus aircraft is the first of three A330s that FLY is acquiring in a sale and leaseback transaction with the Asian airline.
“With more than USD460m of acquisitions this year, FLY is focused on continuing its strong fleet growth with the most in-demand aircraft types,” said Colm Barrington, CEO of FLY.
FLY now has a fleet of 120 aircraft on lease to more than 65 airlines in over 35 countries.
FLY acquires and leases modern, high-demand and fuel-efficient commercial jet aircraft under multi-year operating lease contracts to a diverse group of airlines throughout the world. For more information, visit www.flyleasing.com.