Air Lease Corporation Announces Lease Placement of Two New Airbus A321neo LR Aircraft with HiSky | national company

LOS ANGELES–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Sept. 9, 2022–

Today, Air Lease Corporation (NYSE:AL) announced long-term lease placements for two new Airbus A321neo LR aircraft with HiSky. Scheduled for delivery to the European carrier in March 2023 from ALC’s backlog with Airbus, these two new A321neo LRs join an Airbus A319 and four A320s currently leased to the airline by ALC and its managed vehicles, Blackbird I and II.

“ALC is pleased to announce this placement with HiSky for two new A321neo LRs,” said David Beker, Senior Vice President of Air Lease Corporation. “HiSky was launched in 2020 with used A320 Family aircraft exclusively supplied by ALC and they have steadily grown their business since then. The airline is now ready to take the next step in its growth plans and we are pleased to support this expansion with two all-new A321neo LRs. »

“The addition of these two new A321neo LR aircraft is the right ingredient to support our growth strategy in 2023,” said Iulian Scorpan, CEO of HiSky. “We are grateful to ALC for the opportunity to operate the most modern aircraft in the industry offering optimal performance, range and fuel efficiency. From April 2023, HiSky passengers will benefit from several long-distance non-stop flight solutions to be announced this fall.

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About Air Lease Corporation (NYSE: AL)

Air Lease Corporation is one of the world’s leading aircraft leasing companies based in Los Angeles, California, with airline customers worldwide. ALC and its team of dedicated and experienced professionals are primarily dedicated to purchasing new commercial aircraft and leasing them to its airline customers worldwide through customized aircraft leasing and financing solutions. The company regularly posts information which may be important to investors in the “Investors” section of its website at www.airleasecorp.com. Investors and potential investors are encouraged to periodically check Air Lease Corporation’s website for important information. Information contained on or accessible through ALC’s website is not incorporated by reference into, and does not form part of, this press release.

About HiSky

HiSky is an EASA certified airline that operates in Romania and Moldova from three operational bases: Bucharest, Cluj and Chisinau. HiSky combines charter and scheduled flights and, in the coming months, plans to celebrate carrying its first million passengers since commencing operations in March 2021. With a team of enthusiastic and seasoned professionals with hundreds of years of aviation experience, HiSky currently has a fleet of four 180-seat Airbus A320s and one 144-seat Airbus A319. For further information on HiSky, please visit www.hisky.aero.

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