DUBLIN – AerCap Holdings N.V. (“AerCap”) (NYSE: AER) has announced it has delivered the first of two Boeing 777-200ER aircraft to Russian carrier, Nordwind Airlines, LLC. The Boeing 777-200ER, powered by GE engines, was manufactured in 2006.
AerCap President and Chief Commercial Officer Philip Scruggs said, “We are pleased to support Nordwind Airlines with their fleet expansion plan. The addition of the 777-200ER will allow the airline scale up capacity in response to increasing demand on key domestic and internationals routes. We wish our partners at Nordwind Airlines continued success.”
“Nordwind is proud to continue its ongoing fleet expansion with the support of AerCap, one of our oldest and most valued partners. With the new aircraft, we will have the opportunity to continue our route expansion for more international destinations and provide the highest quality of service to our customers,” adds Vice Chairman of Nordwind Airlines Oguz Senol Yuce.