Air China leases Airbus, Boeing aircraft from ALC
Published: May 30, 2012
Air China 737-800. Courtesy, Boeing
Air China (CA) has signed lease agreements with Air Lease Corp. (ALC) for nine new Boeing 737-800s and four new Airbus A321-200s.
The aircraft are each under 12-year lease terms and will be delivered in 2013 and 2014, ALC said.
ALC delivered two new A330-200s to CA on long-term leases during the second half of 2011.
CA has been expanding via the launch of new airlines, most recently announcing plans to launch an airline in cooperation with the Inner Mongolian government ( ATW Daily News, May 30 ).