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BOC Aviation Delivers Boeing 787-9 Aircraft To Norwegian Air Shuttle

28 Nov 2018

BOC Aviation Limited (“BOC Aviation” or “the Company”) is pleased to announce the delivery of one new Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner aircraft to Norwegian Air Shuttle ASA (“Norwegian”). The aircraft will be powered by Roll Royce Trent 1000 TEN engines.

“We are delighted to welcome Norwegian as a new Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner customer of BOC Aviation and to support its aims of broadening its long-haul, low cost footprint to new markets,” said Robert Martin, Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer. “We are equally excited that Norwegian has chosen the Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner to achieve its goals. This new-technology aircraft delivers excellent mission capabilities and operational efficiency. BOC Aviation currently has 14 of these aircraft in its owned or committed fleet.”

About Norwegian

Founded in 1993, Norwegian is Europe’s third largest low-cost carrier. It holds five Aircraft Operating Certificates and has been a pioneer of the long-haul low cost travel format. Today it operates a fleet of around 160 modern Boeing aircraft (including 31 787-9 Dreamliners) to more than 150 destinations domestically, around Europe and internationally. Its primary hub is Oslo, although it has international bases in Ireland, England and Argentina to support its long-haul schedules.

About BOC Aviation
BOC Aviation is a leading global aircraft operating leasing company with a fleet of 499 aircraft owned, managed and on order. Its owned and managed fleet was leased to 89 airlines worldwide in 34 countries and regions as at 30 September 2018. BOC Aviation is listed on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange (HKEx code: 2588) and has its headquarters in Singapore with offices in Dublin, London, New York and Tianjin. For more information, visit www.bocaviation.com.


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