BOC Aviation

BOC Aviation delivers seventh Boeing 737 MAX to TUI

BOC Aviation delivers the seventh Boeing 737 MAX 8 aircraft to TUI Group....


BOC Aviation continues to fight AirAsia X over $23M leasing debts

BOC Aviation continues to fight AirAsia X over more than $23 million for outstanding aircraft lease liabilities.  ...


SpiceJet sued over unpaid leasing dues for more than $27 million

BOC Aviation and Wilmington Trust Services, two Ireland-based companies, sued SpiceJet, an Indian budget airline, for more than $27 million (Rs 200 crore) for outstanding leasing agreements of six Boeing 737 aircraft....


Capacity-cutting American Airlines to stock up on Dreamliners

American Airlines plans to add 22 new Boeing 787 Dreamliner wide-bodies to its fleet of 947 aircraft. The announcement comes at a time when the slump in demand caused by the coronavirus outbreak forced the U.S. legacy carrier to cut its capacity by as much as 55% on some routes....


BOC Aviation orders 20 A320neo, adds Avianca to customers list

BOC Aviation placed a firm order with Airbus for 20 A320neo aircraft, the manufacturer announced on January 7, 2020. At least ten of the aircraft (and up to twelve in total) would go to the lessor’s new customer ‒ Avianca Airlines....


BOC Aviation delivers three A350XWBs to Qatar Airways

BOC Aviation has delivered three new Airbus A350-900 aircraft to Qatar Airways - the launch customer of the model, currently operating a fleet of 38 -900s.   ...


More customers express frustration over Airbus A320neo delays

Just as Airbus revealed having increased its production rates in the first half of 2019, particularly ramping-up production of the A320 Family aircraft, increasing delivery rates for the same time period have set the manufacturer on course to beat those of rival Boeing by the end of 2019. However, the task to keep up with production targets and delivery rates poses a challenge, as some customers share their frustration over delays....


Lion Air to receive its first A330neo in coming weeks

The first A330neo for Lion Air Group has rolled out of the Airbus paint shop in Toulouse, France, featuring the airline’s distinctive livery. The aircraft will be operated on lease from BOC Aviation....


BOC Aviation purchases eight A330neos for lease to Lion Air Group

BOC Aviation announced on August 23, 2018, that it has purchased eight new Airbus A330neo family aircraft from the manufacturer. All eight aircraft are scheduled for delivery to Lion Air Group of airlines (“Lion Air Group”) in 2019 and 2020, and Lion Air will have the option to acquire four of the aircraft at delivery....


BOC Aviation awarded $90M by Kingfisher Airlines

India‘s Kingfisher Airlines is long gone, but its troubles – are not. The UK High Court on February 5, 2018, awarded BOC Aviation – Singapore based leasing company – an estimated amount of $90 million in claims to be paid by the defendants - the now defunct Indian airline and its parent company....