New Pilots

Vanilla Air receives first of 3 Airbus A320's from BOC Aviation

2016 04 26

BOC Aviation Pte. Ltd. is pleased to announce that it has delivered the first of three Airbus A320-200 aircraft to ANA Holdings which will be operated by its wholly-owned subsidiary, Vanilla Air.

Vanilla Air, a low-cost carrier, is adding the three aircraft to expand its domestic and international network with a focus on Asian routes.

"This is the first time BOC Aviation has worked with an airline under the ANA umbrella, andwe are pleased to support Vanilla Air's fleet and route growth plans," said Robert Martin, Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of BOC Aviation. "BOC Aviation looks forward to building a strong relationship with the group to assist withits future growth."

BOC Aviation is a leading global aircraft leasing company with a portfolio of 270 owned and managed aircraft leased to 62 airlines worldwide in 30 countries, with commitments to acquire 241 aircraft, as of December 31, 2015. The Company has one of the youngest fleets in the industry with an average owned aircraft age of less than four years. BOC Aviation,owned by Bank of China, is based in Singapore with offices in Dublin, London, Seattle and Tianjin.