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WLFC finalises new engine PLB

For up to 15 PW1100G-JM GTFs

Airbus names new head contracts leasing 

Previously worked at ATR

Croatia Airlines awaits inaugural A220 delivery

Delivery is start of fleet renewal

ACG issues 5.375% notes

Similar issuance last year priced at 6.75%

Airbus surprises market with delivery cut: analyst

Adjusted EBIT, which was €6.5-7 billion, has now been cut to around €5.5 billion

HCOB closes mid-life aircraft financing

Mid-life aircraft are under a lease agreement

Hawaiian closes A321neo financings

US carrier operates a 18-aircraft fleet

NTT TC Leasing grows Neo portfolio

Adds new A321neos, used narrowbodies to Jol and Jolco investor ledger.

Vietnam Airlines signs A320neo leases

Follows botched ICBC deal.

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With eyes wide open to 800 aircraft: DAE

Firoz Tarapore-led DAE thinks narrowbodies are great, but the real money is made trading riskier assets.

Back in buying mode: Avation CEO

Avation is bidding on narrowbody aircraft again, its chief executive Jeff Chatfield tells AFJ in Hong Kong.

Very solid growth but interest cost soaring

The days of cheap China money may be over, but CALC's CFO tells AFJ in an exclusive interview that it is going full steam ahead, expanding into new markets, and hoping to secure an investment-grade rating.

Values and LR trends: A350-900 benefiting from recovery

Geoff Hearn reviews the A350-900 market