Air Lease Delivers 2 New Boeing 737-8 Aircraft to Sunwing Airlines
FEB 4, 2021 - 6:50 am
Air Lease delivered two new Boeing 737-8 aircraft on long-term lease to Sunwing Airlines. These aircraft, featuring CFM International LEAP-1B27 engines, are the third and fourth new Boeing 737-8 aircraft to deliver to Sunwing from Air Lease’s order book with Boeing.
“ALC is pleased to announce these two new Boeing 737-8 deliveries to Sunwing Airlines today,” John L. Plueger, CEO and president of Air Lease, said. “These aircraft mark ALC’s first 737-8 deliveries since the grounding and will provide state-of-the-art efficiency, cabin comfort and advancement of Sunwing’s environmental sustainability initiatives.”
“We thank ALC for the delivery of two new Boeing 737-8 aircraft and look forward to integrating them into our existing fleet,” Mark Williams, president of Sunwing Airlines, said. “The new planes provide advanced technology, comfort and fuel efficiency, and will undoubtedly offer Sunwing Airlines customers an enhanced travel experience when they are placed into commercial service.”
Sunwing Airlines currently has two 737-800s and two other 737-8s on lease from Air Lease.
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