Tag: GECAS

GECAS delivers prototype for 777-300ERSF passenger-to-freighter conversion

GE Capital Aviation Services (GECAS) has delivered 777-300ER MSN 32789 to Israel Aerospace Industries (IAI) for the prototype passenger-to-freighter conversion for the “Big Twin” program announced last October. Ferrying from Dubai, the aircraft arrived in Tel Aviv today where it will undergo...

Introducing the all-new The Big Twin 777-300ERSF

GECAS and Israel Aerospace Industries Group (IAI) have come together to reshape the Air Cargo world of long-haul, large capacity freighters. Introducing the all-new 777-300ERSF. The Big Twin. The 777-300ER is the most successful widebody variant in aviation history, with almost 850 sold. Now,...

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Garuda continues converted freighter fleet expansion

Garuda Indonesia and GECAS have entered into a lease agreement for two B737-800 Boeing passenger-converted freighters (BCF). “GECAS is excited to provide these converted 737-800 freighters to Garuda as they expand their dedicated cargo fleet,” said Richard Greener, GECAS senior vice presiden...

GECAS revealed as launch customer for B777 freighter conversion programme

GECAS is forecasting that the Boeing 777-300ER freighter conversion programme launched with Israel Aerospace Industries (IAI) could secure more than 150 orders up to 2030. The IAI conversion programme was unveiled today by leasing giant GECAS, which has placed a launch order for 15 firm conversi...

Paris Air Show: GECAS orders 10 Boeing 737-800 BCFs, adds 15 options

GE Capital Aviation Services (GECAS) signed an agreement with Boeing at the Paris Air Show yesterday (17 June) exercising 10 purchase rights to firm orders and adding 15 more purchase rights for the 737-800 Boeing Converted Freighter (BCF). “Our leasing customers are very pleased with the vers...

Volga-Dnepr operates first charter flight for GECAS

Volga-Dnepr Airlines has delivered two GE-90 aero engines and accompanying aerospace equipment for aviation leasing and financing firm GECAS. The payload onboard Volga-Dnepr’s An-124-100 freighter flight from Dallas, Texas, to London consisted of two GE-90 engines as well as two propulsors and ...

FIA18: GECAS orders 35 737-800 Boeing converted freighters

Aircraft lessor GE Capital Aviation Services (GECAS) has today reached an agreement with Boeing for 35 additional 737-800 Boeing Converted Freighters at the 2018 Farnborough International Airshow. The deal, which includes 20 firm orders and an option for 15 more, would take GECAS' 737-800BCF orde...

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