Goshawk delivers fourth of four Boeing 787-9 aircraft to Etihad Airways

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By victoria@aviationnews-online.com October 26, 2017 15:23

Goshawk delivers fourth of four Boeing 787-9 aircraft to Etihad Airways

Goshawk has acquired a fourth 787-9 aircraft on long-term lease to Etihad Airways. The delivery is the fourth of a four-aircraft transaction with Etihad.

The transaction also involved an innovative structured PDP financing facility for the four aircraft.

Peter Watson, CCO of Goshawk commented: “We are proud to continue our relationship with Etihad Airways, a premier airline in the Middle East and a long term strategic customer for Goshawk and we look forward to partnering with Etihad on future transactions.”

Ricky Thirion, Interim Group CFO of Etihad Aviation Group, added: “We are delighted to partner with the Goshawk team in structuring this transaction for the Boeing 787-9 which is fast becoming Etihad Airways’ flagship long-haul aircraft. The Boeing 787-9 fleet is operationally exceptional and it enables us to optimise our network performance on both existing and new routes.”

victoria@aviationnews-online.com
By victoria@aviationnews-online.com October 26, 2017 15:23