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Altavair to buy 38 jets from Etihad

Tue Feb 04, 2020 7:10 am

Altavair, a Seattle based aircraft lessor has announced that it will be buying a total of 38 aircraft from the Abu Dhabi based carrier, Etihad. The deal consists of 22 A330 and 16 B777-300ER. The deal is worth $1 billion.

Altavair will then be leasing the jets to Etihad for a period of four to ten years.

Link: https://www.seattletimes.com/business/b ... ssion=true
 
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Re: Altavair to buy 38 jets from Etihad

Tue Feb 04, 2020 7:16 am

I don't get it, wasn't Etihad planning on retiring the A330? Does it mean they are staying in the fleet now?
 
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Re: Altavair to buy 38 jets from Etihad

Tue Feb 04, 2020 7:30 am

Blerg wrote:
I don't get it, wasn't Etihad planning on retiring the A330? Does it mean they are staying in the fleet now?

Read the article. :roll:

The Boeings will stay with Etihad. The A330s won't.
 
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Re: Altavair to buy 38 jets from Etihad

Tue Feb 04, 2020 8:08 am

Open thread about it already.

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