Subscribe Free
in Air Transport

BOC Aviation leases 5 A321neo to MEA

Posted 1 December 2020 · Add Comment

BOC Aviation has delivered the first two of five new Airbus A321neo aircraft for lease to Middle East Airlines (MEA). The aircraft will be powered by Pratt & Whitney’s PurePower PW1100G-JM engines.

BOC Aviation leases 5 A321neo to MEA. Image: BOC Aviation

Robert Martin, managing director and chief executive officer, BOC Aviation,  an aircraft operating leasing company, said: “We are very pleased to deliver our first pair of new Airbus A321NEO aircraft on lease to Middle East Airlines, with whom we share a long-term relationship that spans more than 20 years. This delivery is testament to the strong cooperation we share with industry-leading airlines such as Middle East Airlines, especially in this challenging environment. We look forward to working with our customers to provide more fuel-efficient and technologically advanced aircraft solutions in the future.”

 

Mohamad El Hout, chairman – director general, Middle East Airlines, added: “We are pleased to work with BOC Aviation, our long-term partner who has confidence in MEA’s capability and potentials. The new arrival in our fleet will further enhance our commitment to offer our passengers the best product and continued modernization of the fleet despite the local and international challenges.”

Other Stories
Advertisement
Latest News

Boeing: Aircraft flying on 100% sustainable fuels by 2030

Boeing is setting an ambitious target to advance the long-term sustainability of commercial aviation, committing that its commercial aircraft are capable and certified to fly on 100% sustainable aviation fuels by 2030.

Airbus Helicopters starts in-flight tests on board its Flightlab

Airbus Helicopters has started in-flight tests on board its Flightlab, a platform-agnostic flying laboratory exclusively dedicated to maturing new technologies.

Qatar Airways raises over a million dollars for Educate a Child programme

Qatar Airways has raised over a million US Dollars for Education Above All (EAA) Foundation’s programme, Educate A Child (EAC), during 2019 and 2020.

Flydubai adds more European services

Flydubai will add Catania and Naples in Italy, Salzburg in Austria and Malta to its European network from May 2021.

Bell 412 surpasses 40 years of flight

The Bell 412 has been flying for 40 years with 1,100 Bell 412s being delivered across the globe, logging over 6.5 million flight hours.

Qatar Airways expands African network

Qatar Airways has added numerous services to its African network.

DIT DSO SK2101210421
See us at
World Defence Show 2022CONNECT BT0610090421Aviation Africa 2021 BTNNIDEX 2021 BT26221Aviation MENA 2021