Aircraft News / by Erik Johannesson

Nordic Aviation Capital Purchases two Q400's for lease to Jambojet


DUBAI, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES - (November 15, 2017.) - Bombardier Commercial Aircraft announced today the signing of a firm purchase agreement for two new Q400 turboprop with Nordic Aviation Capital ( "NAC") in September 2017. NAC will lease two Q400 to Jambojet Ltd., a carrier based in Nairobi, Kenya. The acquisition of these aircraft allows NAC to increase its Q400 aircraft portfolio, which now includes 87 aircraft, and remain the largest owner and lessor of the aircraft type in the world. Jambojet, meanwhile, now operate three Q400 leased from two donors. According to the list price of the Q400 aircraft, the value of this firm order is approximately 64 million US dollars.

Editor's Note: MSN 4572 was noted at Downsview on 13-Nov-2017 in full Jambojet c/s as 5Y-JXD.

4574 - DHC-8-402 C-FWVB Bombardier Inc., Montréal, QC

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