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Milestone Aviation Group Supports Heligo’s Growth in India

Milestone Aviation Group Supports Heligo’s Growth in India

Milestone Aviation Group (Milestone) has delivered a Leonardo AW139 to Heligo Charters Private Limited (Heligo) in India. The delivery marks the fifth helicopter leased to Heligo in 2017, increasing the Mumbai-based operator’s fleet and enabling expansion of both on- and

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Airbus and Bombardier announce C series partnership

Airbus and Bombardier announce C series partnership

Airbus and Bombardier are to become partners on the C Series aircraft programme. A corresponding agreement was signed today. Under the agreement, Airbus will provide procurement, sales and marketing, and customer support expertise to the C Series Aircraft Limited Partnership

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Aergo Capital launches debut ABS – METAL 2017

Aergo Capital launches debut ABS – METAL 2017

Aergo Capital is in the market with its debut asset backed securitisation (ABS) deal – METAL 2017-1 – which is secured on a portfolio of 26 aircraft. The $605.5 transaction comprises four tranches: $403 million A notes, rated A by

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Finnair acquires Norra on an interim basis

Finnair acquires Norra on an interim basis

Finnair has acquired 60% of Nordic Regional Airlines (Norra) from Staffpoint and Kilco. Finnair currently owns 40% of the company, and following the transaction Norra will transfer full ownership to Finnair on an interim basis. The transaction has no impact

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CDB Leasing MTN programme rated A by Fitch

CDB Leasing MTN programme rated A by Fitch

Fitch Ratings has assigned an expected rating of ‘A+(EXP)’ to CDB Leasing US$3 billion medium-term note (MTN) programme set up under CDBL Funding 1. Fitch has also assigned an expected rating of ‘A+(EXP)’ to the senior unsecured US dollar notes

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Vietjet announces Interline agreement with Qatar Airways

Vietjet announces Interline agreement with Qatar Airways

Vietjet has recently announced its two-phase interline partnership with Doha-based Qatar Airways. Accordingly, the first phase which came into effect in September enables Qatar Airways’ passengers to travel to and from points in Vietnam and in Taiwan served directly by

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IATA: DSNA and IATA to Cooperate on French ATM Strategy

IATA: DSNA and IATA to Cooperate on French ATM Strategy

DSNA, the French Air Navigation Service provider, and IATA, the International Air Transport Association, have agreed to cooperate on the development of a French Air Traffic Management (ATM) Strategy (FAS). In 2016, DSNA was the first European ANSP to cross

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Regional Jet and Lufthansa Technik AERO Alzey signed a five-year CF34-8C5 MRO agreement

Regional Jet and Lufthansa Technik AERO Alzey signed a five-year CF34-8C5 MRO agreement

Lufthansa Technik AERO Alzey (LTAA) and Regional Jet (the subsidiary of Nordica and LOT) have signed a five-year agreement for the provision of Engine MRO services for Regional Jet´s CF34 Engines powering their Bombardier CRJ fleet. Regional Jet, the new

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Monarch Aircraft Engineering secures Icelandair as a new base maintenance customer

Monarch Aircraft Engineering secures Icelandair as a new base maintenance customer

Monarch Aircraft Engineering Limited (MAEL), celebrating 50 years as a leading MRO, has signed a new base maintenance agreement with Icelandair. The airline is a new base maintenance customer for MAEL who will carry out C check for Icelandair’s Boeing

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Aergo Capital launches second ABS – METAL 2017

Aergo Capital launches second ABS – METAL 2017

Aergo Capital is in the market with its second asset backed securitisation (ABS) deal – METAL 2017-1 – which is secured on a portfolio of 26 aircraft. The $605.5 transaction comprises four tranches: $403 million A notes, rated A by

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