BOC Aviation Limited announced that it has delivered the last of eight Airbus A320neo aircraft to InterGlobe Aviation Ltd. (IndiGo) under a purchase-and-leaseback agreement signed in 2021. The aircraft will be powered by CFM Leap engines. Steven Townend, deputy managing director and chief financial officer, BOC Aviation, said: “The delivery of these eight aircraft reflects the strong cooperation that we have established with IndiGo, India’s largest passenger airline. We look forward to building on our relationships with major airline partners such as IndiGo, as we continue to support our airline customers in financing their aircraft deliveries,” Townend said.
BOC Aviation is a leading global aircraft operating leasing company with a fleet of 533 aircraft owned, managed and on order. Its owned and managed fleet was leased to 88 airlines in 38 countries and regions worldwide as at 30 September 2021. BOC Aviation is listed on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange and has its headquarters in Singapore with offices in Dublin, London, New York and Tianjin.
IndiGo is among the fastest growing low-cost carriers in the world. IndiGo has a simple philosophy: offer fares that are affordable, flights that are on time, offering a courteous, hygienic, and hassle-free travel experience, the airline says. With its fleet of 275+ aircraft, the airline is operating over 1,500 daily flights and connecting 71 domestic destinations and 24 international destinations.