Abu Dhabi Aviation expands Leonardo AW139 offshore helicopter fleet

Order for two additional Leonardo AW139s with deliveries expected in 2017 • Abu Dhabi Aviation already operates 15 AW139 helicopters • World best seller with over 1000 units ordered by 250 customers in 70 countries worldwide Leonardo announced today that Abu Dhabi Aviation (ADA) has signed a contract for two additional AW139 intermediate twin engine helicopters. The announcement was made during an official ceremony at the Dubai Air Show. The aircraft will be used to perform offshore transport mission with deliveries expected in 2017, further expanding ADA’s AW139 fleet which today accounts of 15 units in service primarily supporting the … Continue reading Abu Dhabi Aviation expands Leonardo AW139 offshore helicopter fleet

MORE DEALS UNVEILED ON DAY TWO OF DUBAI AIRSHOW

Air Arabia among those announcing expansion plans Air Arabia today unveiled plans to expand into new markets, as it signed a lease on six new Airbus A321neo long range aircrafts in a deal valued in excess of US$2.79 billion at current list prices. The new aircraft will be leased on an eight-year deal with US-based Air Lease Corporation (ALC). They will be added to the Sharjah-based airline’s existing fleet of 50 aircraft, based out of five regional hubs in the UAE’s Ras Al Khaimah and Sharjah as well as Morocco, Egypt and Jordan. Their eight-hour flying range will give the … Continue reading MORE DEALS UNVEILED ON DAY TWO OF DUBAI AIRSHOW