Skyworld Aviation has been appointed to provide lease management services for five aircraft relating to four Saab 2000’s and one ERJ 145. Three Saab 2000 aircraft are owned by Swedish shipping company Erik Thun AB and one is on sub lease from Eastern Airways (UK), all operating with Skywork Airlines of Switzerland.

The fifth aircraft, relating to an ERJ 145, is on a long term placement with new operator to the type Madagasikara Airways of Madagascar. Skyworld will be providing the service on behalf of the owner, Chicago-based aircraft leasing firm RESIDCO.

Skyworld is also managing the lease return of an ERJ 145 EP from bmi Regional which has been on lease with the UK airline for the last 12 years. Skyworld has provided lease management services to its owner, Largus AB, for the length of the term. This aircraft will be marketed by Skyworld for onward lease when it returns in May.

We are delighted to continue working with Erik Thun AB, RESIDCO and Eastern Airways. Skyworld Aviation has provided lease management services for many years which sets it apart from other remarketing agents and demonstrates Skyworld Aviation’s ability to provide ongoing turnkey support services. Previous and current lease management arrangements have involved most regional types on lease contracts with various airlines worldwide, including Republic Airways, JetGo, ADI, Eastern Airways and bmi Regional.