BOC Aviation Limited has announce that it has delivered the first of seven new Boeing 787-9 Dreamliners destined for Air Europa. These are part of a purchase and leaseback transaction. The remaining six 787-9s are scheduled for delivery between now and the fourth quarter of 2020. All seven aircraft will be powered by Rolls Royce Trent 1000 engines.
Robert Martin, managing director and CEO of BOC Aviation commented: “The aircraft we are delivering from today reflects the culmination of a transaction we first announced back in 2017 and exemplifies the depth of the partnership between ourselves and Air Europa.
“We are delighted to be delivering one of the most popular new generation aircraft in operation today to support a key customer’s growth plans.”