Embraer welcomes Tianjin Airlines, the first E-190 Chinese operator and the largest E-Jets carrier in Asia, as the launch user for E-Jets AHEAD-PRO (Aircraft Health Analysis and Diagnosis-PROgnosis) system in China. The system will be installed in all Tianjin Airlines fleet of 50 E-Jets.
KfW IPEX-Bank has been mandated by JetBlue Airways Corp. as Arranger and sole lender for a 10 year commercial debt financing of an Airbus A321-200. The transaction closed June 16.
Air Lease Corp. delivered first of four new Airbus A321s to Air China. This delivery is part of a long-term lease placement of 13 new aircraft from ALC’s order book with Airbus and Boeing. Air China also leased nine new Boeing 737-800s from ALC, five of which have been delivered.
Kenya Airways has taken delivery of its second Boeing 787 as it steps up efforts to expand and modernize its fleet.
Korean Air has introduced the ninth Airbus A380 aircraft to its fleet. The aircraft will go through the required tests in Korea before making its debut flight to Atlanta July 6.