Monday, July 15, 2024

Avolono and Soisa partner to benefit Mexican communities

Avolon, a leading global aviation finance company, has partnered with Soisa Aircraft Interiors on a project to turn scrap material from old aircraft into craft products. Waste materials, including over 800kg of leather, are donated to members of the Tarahumara tribe in Chihuahua, Mexico, who make them into traditional artisan products like wallets, bags, aprons, […]

Global aviation traffic to reach pre-pandemic levels by June

The aviation sector is set to thrive in 2023 with global traffic to reach pre-pandemic levels by June, according to a paper published by international aircraft leasing company Avolon. After a 70% recovery in passenger traffic last year led by recovery in Europe and North America, Asia will drive growth in 2023, helped by the […]

Avolon appoints Doug Keatinge as head of communications

Avolon has announced that Doug Keatinge has joined the company as Head of Communications. He will be responsible for leading Avolon’s corporate and financial communications. Read more: Avolon announces leadership appointments Keatinge brings over 20 years’ experience in public relations and journalism, most recently as a Partner at Murray Group, a leading PR consultancy. He has […]

Avolon announces leadership appointments

Avolon has announced appointments to the roles of chief financial officer (CFO), chief operating officer (COO), and chief risk officer (CRO). Ross O’Connor, Avolon’s head of capital markets, has been appointed as CFO, Felipe Campos, Avolon’s CTO, has been appointed as COO and Jim Morrison, Avolon’s head of portfolio management, has been appointed as CRO. […]

Avolon agrees milestone transaction with Malaysia Aviation Group

Avolon, the international aircraft leasing company, has announced that it has agreed a transaction with Malaysia Aviation Group (MAG), owner of Malaysia Airlines, for the financing of 20 A330-900neo aircraft. The transaction comprises the placement of 10 A330neo aircraft from Avolon’s orderbook and 10 A330neo aircraft to be acquired from MAG via sale and leaseback. The aircraft […]

Avolon announces new appointments

Avolon has announced the appointments of Felipe Campos as chief technical officer and Steven Graham to the role of head of Americas. Campos will bring a wide range of aviation experience to his new position which will be based in Dublin. An engineer by training, Felipe has been Avolon’s head of Latin America, responsible for […]