Air Lease Orders 10 777-300ERs From Boeing
US airframer Boeing (NYSE: BA) said that Los Angeles-based commercial aircraft leasing firm Air Lease Corp has placed an order for 10 777-300ERs (extended range) airplanes.
The order, valued at USD 3.2bn at current list prices, adds to the growing portfolio of long-haul airplanes for the Los Angeles-based leasing company.
Boeing said that ALC has ordered 185 airplanes from the airframer including 78 Next-Generation 737s, 80 737 MAXs, 12 787 Dreamliners and 15 777-300ERs. The leasing company also has reconfirmation rights on 20 additional 737 MAX airplanes.
The Boeing 777 is a twin-engine, long-haul airplane. The 777-300ER carries 386 passengers up to 7,825 nautical miles (14,490 km). The 777-300ERs are equipped with GE90-115B (NYSE: GE) engines. 1,072 777s have been delivered through the end of January and a total of 1,441 have been ordered from 66 customers around the globe.
For more information visit www.airleasecorp.com and boeing.com.
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