Tuesday, 11 December 2018

Aeromexico to get new 737 Max 8 from Air Lease Corp.

Leasing specialists, Air Lease Corporation announced this week that it has placed a new Boeing 737 MAX 9 aircraft on long-term lease with Aeromexico. 

The jet is scheduled for delivery in the fall 2019 and will be powered by LEAP-1B28 engines and deliver from ALC’s existing order book with Boeing.

This 737 MAX 9 will join two Boeing 737-800s and three Boeing 787-9s currently on lease to Aeromexico, as well as a fourth 787-9 Dreamliner aircraft scheduled to deliver to the airline in spring 2019. “ALC is pleased to announce this new Boeing 737 MAX 9 lease placement with long-time customer Aeromexico,” said Steven F. Udvar-Házy, Executive Chairman of Air Lease Corporation. “This 737 MAX 9 aircraft will significantly enhance the airline’s fleet operations and passenger experience as part of Aeromexico’s fleet modernization program.”
Andres Conesa, Chief Executive Officer of Aeromexico, said, “Aeromexico has a long-standing relationship with ALC and we are delighted to add this new 737 MAX 9 aircraft to our fleet to further strengthen our international operations and growing route network.”