Lessor Air Lease Corporation (ALC) has placed nine new Boeing 737 aircraft with charter carrier Corendon Airlines Group on long-term leases.
Corendon Airlines Group has three operating airlines in Turkey, Malta and the Netherlands.
Five of the new Boeing 737-8 aircraft will be delivered to Corendon Airlines Turkey in spring 2022 and one in the first quarter of 2023.
The remaining three aircraft, which are the 737-9 model, will be delivered to the Corendon Airline Group from the first half of 2023, ALC said in a statement on February 22, 2022.
“These nine new Boeing 737 aircraft offer the most modern, fuel-efficient new technology that will greatly enhance Corendon’s overall fleet operations and passenger experience,” ALC executive chairman Steven Udvar-Házy commented.
According to its website, Corendon Airlines Group currently has 27 Boeing 737-800 aircraft in its fleet. Of these, 15 are with Corendon Turkey, nine with Corendon Airlines Europe and three with Corendon Dutch Airlines.