Published: 2017-05-16 12:51:15 CEST
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Sale and leaseback of four Boeing 737 MAX aircraft


Icelandair, a subsidiary of Icelandair Group, has signed an agreement for sale and leaseback of four Boeing 737 MAX aircraft. One aircraft will be delivered in the first quarter of 2018 and three in the first quarter of 2019. Two of the aircraft are Boeing 737 MAX8 and two are Boeing 737 MAX9. Icelandair has an option to add two aircraft to the agreement.  The Lessor is BOCOMM Leasing Aviation, a subsidiary of Bank of Communication in China. The lease periods are almost 9 years.


“We are very pleased that financing of our 737 MAX Aircraft is going as planned. Our work to finance other aircraft to be delivered in 2018 and 2019 is ongoing and progressing well.” said Bogi Nils Bogason, CFO of Icelandair Group.


“We are delighted to be able support Icelandair with a sale and leaseback solution and to welcome Icelandair to our international customer base.  We look forward to seeing these aircraft in service and working with Icelandair in the future.” Says Li Ru, the Senior Vice President of BOCOMM leasing.



For further information, please contact:

Bogi Nils Bogason, CFO

+ 354 665 88 01