News: Thomas Cook agrees leasing deal with GECAS
By Richard Benedikz on 29 May 2013, 14:07
The travel group has agreed to lease nine Airbus aircraft from GECAS as part of its fleet renewal programme.
GE Capital Aviation Services (GECAS) has agreed to acquire six A321-200's from Airbus that Thomas Cook will then lease.
The first four aircraft are expected to be delivered in the first quarter of 2015, with the remaining two expected to be delivered in the second quarter of 2015.
Thomas Cook also said it had agreed to lease an additional three A321-200’s from GECAS at market rates, with the first of the three set to be delivered in the first quarter of 2015.