Airline Fleet News – 27th July 2023 (Updated 5th Aug)
Updated: Aug 5
Uzbekistan Airways (UZB) A320N UK32025 (11559) TLS to TAS
Air India (AIC) plan to take B777-3’s 9V-SWD (34569 / 600), 9V-SWE (34570 / 602) and 9V-SWF (34571 / 603) on lease from Singapore Airlines (SIA). All three aircraft are currently stored at Singapore (SIN).
Airbus (AIB) ferried A320N’s F-WWTP (11361) from Toulouse (TLS) to Francazal (QYF) for Viva Aerobus (VIV) and F-WWBS (VT-IQD) (11628) from Toulouse (TLS) to Francazal (QYF) for IndiGo (IGO).
Avianca (AVA) ferried A319 N694AV (6068) from San Salvador (SAL) to Coolidge (KP08).
AVIC Leasing ferried A320N OE-LFJ (9173) from Al Ain (AAN) to Phnom Penh (PNH) prior to lease to Sky Angkor Airlines (SWM) as XU-730.
BBAM Aircraft Leasing ferried B737-8 EC-OBK (37365 / 3539) from storage at Shannon (SNN) to Madrid (MAD) prior to lease to Aeronova (OVA) for operations for Air Europa Express.
Boeing (BOE) ferried B737 MAX 8 N8878L (67914 / 8622) from Moses Lake (MWH) to Boeing Field (BFI) for Southwest Airlines (SWA).
British Airways (BAW) has firmed up options for 6x B787-10 aircraft and added a further 6 options for the same type.
Cargo Aircraft Management (CAM) ferried B767-3F N266CM (25585 / 597) from Goodyear (GYR) to Wilmington (ILN).
CommuteAir (UCA) ferried ERJ-145 N31131 (145705) from Houston (IAH) to Kingman (IGM) for storage.
Conair Aerial Firefighting (FGD) ferried Dash 8-400’s C-FFOZ (4129) from storage at Bratislava (BTS) to Keflavik (KEF) and C-FFQI (4137) from Keflavik (KEF) to St Thomas (YQS).
flyadeal (FAD) A320N HZ-FBD (11656) made its first flight at Toulouse (TLS) as F-WWBB.
FTL Airlines has taken delivery of A330-2 F-HFTL (871) on lease from AELF FlightService, ex-Maleth-Aero (MLT) 9H-LFS.
Genesis Aircraft Services ferried B737-8F VQ-BIZ (28645 / 840) from Seoul (ICN) to Haikou (HAK) after freighter conversion at Jinan (TNA).
Iberia (IBE) has firmed up an option for 1x A350-900 aircraft.
IndiGo (IGO) A321NX VT-IBZ (11449) made its first flight at Hamburg (XFW) as D-AZAU.
Jambojet (JMA) has taken delivery of Dash 8-400 5Y-JXL (4611) on lease from Avmax Group and ferried from Toronto (YYZ) to Goose Bay (YQT) prior to entering service.
Jeju Air (JJA) B737 MAX 8 HL8523 (66538 / 8693) made its first flight at Renton (RNT) and ferried to Boeing Field (BFI).
Jetlines Canada (CJL) has taken delivery of A320 C-GJLH (3460) ex-Alaska Airlines (ASA) N636VA while stored at Amarillo (AMA).
LATAM Airlines Brasil (TAM) A320N PR-XBH (11597) made its first flight at Toulouse (TLS) as F-WWDT.
Macquarie AirFinance ferried A320 N508MQ (3508) from Bangor (BGR) to Ostrava (OSR).
+ Raindo United Services has taken delivery of B737-8F PK-RUS (32685 / 2186) on lease from AerCap, ex-Neos (NOS) I-NEOW.
REX Airlines (RXA) ferried B737-8 VH-8KH (44217 / 4765) from storage at Singapore (SIN) to Darwin (DRW) prior to entering service.
SMBC Aviation Capital re-registered A320 EI-KBY (6559) ex HA-LYN while stored at Ostrava (OSR), prior to lease to FlyArystan.
Solomon Airlines (SOL) ferried A320 H4-SAL (5566) from storage at Angeles City (CRK) to Darwin (DRW) prior to entering service.
TUIfly (TUI) B737 MAX 8 D-AMAG (44662 / 8709) made its first flight at Renton (RNT) and ferried to Victorville (VCV) for painting.
Turkish Airlines (THY) A321NX TC-LPA (11464) made its first flight at Hamburg (XFW) as D-AYAY.
Universal Asset Management has taken delivery of A320’s N402UA (439) and N404UA (450) ex-United Airlines (UAL), while stored at Tupelo (TUP).
Vistara (VTI) ferried B737-8 VT-TGE (39061 / 4579) from Delhi (DEL) to Hosur (VO95) for storage.
Wizz Air Abu Dhabi (WAZ) has taken delivery of A321-3 A6-WAE (****) ex-Wizz Air (WZZ)? Identity currently unknown.
British Airways (BAW) ferried B777-2 G-VIIU (29963 / 221) from Gatwick (LGW) to Cardiff (CWL).
Saudia (SVA) ferried A330-3 HZ-AQ12 (1726) from Luqa (MLA) to Jeddah (JED).
United Airlines (UAL) ferried B767-4 N76065 (29460 / 876) from Xiamen (XMN) to Denver (DEN).