Skyworld Aviation is delighted to announce its exclusive appointment to remarket a fleet of Avro RJ85/100’s which become available later this year. The package comprises eight Avro RJ100s and two Avro RJ85s with manufacture dates of between 1993 and 2001, plus accompanying spare engines, spares and tooling. The aircraft will be released from service between 4Q19 and 1Q20 and are available for sale only. Serviceable aircraft and break up candidates are on offer.
Skyworld Aviation is pleased to announce the sale of an ATR 72-500 to a U.S.-based regional aircraft leasing firm. Serial number 685, re-registered as 9S-AAD, will operate with FlyCAA Congo under a lease arrangement, also facilitated by Skyworld. The aircraft was previously operated by Vietnam Airlines and arrived in Kinshasa on 20th October 2019. FlyCAA now operates two ATR 72-500s and one A321. The airline was established as CAA - Compagnie Africaine d’Aviation in 1992.
On behalf of a U.S. based regional aircraft sales and leasing firm, Skyworld Aviation has arranged the sale and onward lease of two ERJ 145 LRs. The aircraft were delivered to their new operator in the Caribbean in May and July this year.
More details coming soon.
Skyworld Aviation is proud to announce its exclusive appointment to remarket two European ERJ 170-200 (STD) aircraft which become available in March 2020. The aircraft are equipped with 88 seats, all Y configuration, and have manufacture dates of 2012 and 2013. The aircraft will be available for long term dry lease contracts. We are delighted to have the opportunity to work with HEH Aviation Management GmbH and Fintech Aviation Services on this project and look forward to our ongoing relationship in the long term placement of the two E175s.
Skyworld Aviation is delighted to announce the sale of an ERJ 145 to BAE Systems (Corporate Air Travel) Ltd. The aircraft, serial number 145588, was originally delivered new to Swiss and then went on to operate with AeroMexico Connect for 11 years. The aircraft was later parked and sold to a third party aircraft owner, based in the U.S. Skyworld Aviation worked closely with BAE Systems to manage a Return to Service work package which also included a full records review and base maintenance. Skyworld Aviation contracted Charles Taylor Aviation Asset Management to act for the Seller, whilst BAE contracted FlyerTech as its CAMO.
Skyworld Aviation is delighted to feature in the latest edition of ERA's Regional International magazine. We have been a member of the ERA for over 20 years and are tremendously grateful for the support the organisation has provided over the years. We will be attending the next Regional Airline Conference event in Prague at the end of March.
For the full version of the digital magazine, see https://www.eraa.org/publications/regional-international, or click below to see the Skyworld Aviation article.
On behalf of AeroCentury Corp, Skyworld Aviation is delighted to announce the sale of a Dash 8 Q400 to Magellan Aviation Services Limited. Skyworld was exclusively mandated to market serial number 4021 after its return from lease with LAM Mozambique. This sale come after the placement of its sister ship, serial number 4019, to Voyageur AvParts. Skyworld’s relationship with AeroCentury goes back a long way to 2002 and we are proud to say that AeroCentury is one of our longest standing clients. We have co-operated on several regional aircraft sale and lease placements over the years comprising mainly Fokker 50s in the early days and more recently three ERJ 145s.
Skyworld Aviation is delighted to have assisted in the sale of an ERJ 170 and associated spares to new operator of the type Air Botswana. Serial number 17000318 arrived in Botswana on Monday 31st December 2018 after having been in pre-delivery maintenance in Toronto, Canada. It has now been re-registered as A2-ABM.
Skyworld Aviation acted on behalf of a U.S. based regional aircraft sales and leasing firm for whom we have previously arranged two CRJ 700 leases and the sale of an AE3007A engine. This latest transaction further demonstrates Skyworld Aviation’s prominence in the regional jet market, having now concluded approximately 175 jet placements worldwide.