Clover Aviation Capital today announced the delivery to WestJet a B737 MAX 8 aircraft, the first of a multiple-aircraft sale and leaseback transaction. WestJet is Clover’s first customer in the Canadian market.

“We are thrilled to have delivered our first of these B737 MAX 8 aircraft to WestJet and support their fleet expansion plans, marking the beginning of our partnership with one of North America’s leading airlines” said Joe Ye Tian, President and Chief Executive Officer of Clover Aviation Capital. “We are confident that this fuel-efficient and modern aircraft will continue to serve WestJet well for years to come.”

“We are excited to add another B737 MAX 8 to our fleet as we further expand on our robust fleet growth while continuing to offer our guests with low fares by leveraging the latest technology aircraft” said Jennifer Bue, Interim Chief Financial Officer, WestJet. “We appreciate the support of Clover Aviation Capital in helping us to expand our operations and look forward to delivering an exceptional travel experience for our guests.”

With a deep understanding of the aviation industry and a commitment to customer service, Clover Aviation Capital is dedicated to helping airlines grow their fleets and expand their operations.