Recently, AviaAM Leasing, a Warsaw Stock Exchange-listed aircraft leasing company, has sold Airbus A321-211 from its fleet with lease attached contract to Yamal Airlines, which has been delivered to the operator in mid-October 2017.Airbus A321-211 was sold to the new lessor on the 18th of January, 2018.
Before the transaction, the aircraft was leased to the operator in October 2017 after the full customisation. In accordance with the carrier’s requirements, AviaAM Leasing together with the MRO partner FL Technics has conducted a comprehensive set of works, including a 12 year check, cabin refurbishment and livery change. The aircraft features 220 seats and is powered by 2 CFM56 engines. The aircraft will mainly be used by the carrier on flights covering local destinations across the Russian Federation.
“Our fruitful cooperation with Yamal Airlines started back in 2011. Currently the carrier is operating 8 CRJ200s leased from our company. We are very proud to have maintained continuous business relationship with this award-winning carrier”, shares Tadas Goberis, Chairman of the Board and CEO of AviaAM Leasing. About AviaAM Leasing
AviaAM Leasing is a Warsaw Stock Exchange listed global aviation holding company engaged in commercial aircraft acquisition, leasing and sales. The company specializes in mainline narrow-body aircraft as well as high-potential regional jets with a major focus on the following markets: Europe, the Middle East, the CIS and Asia-Pacific. The company is ranked amongst world’s TOP50 aircraft leasing companies according to AirFinance Journal and its partnership with a WSE listed sister company Avia Solutions Group with more than 20 subsidiaries globally provides AviaAM Leasing with a unique platform to structure one-stop-shop aviation business solutions.
For more information about AviaAM Leasing please visit: www.aviaam.com
About Yamal Airlines
Yamal Airlines is a Russian regional carrier based in the capital of the Yamal-Nenets Autonomous District - the city of Salekhard. It has won the Wings of Russia Award in the categories of Airline of the Year, Passenger Carrier on Domestic Airways of Russia and Airline of the Year - Member of the Russian Industry Sector Service. In 2015, Yamal Aviation Transport Company successfully passed the audit and received an International Air Transport Association (IATA) certificate, confirming full compliance with all IOSA operational safety standards, which is a clear proof of the safety, reliability and quality of the company's operating activities.