Wizz Air has partnered with Goshawk Aviation Limited for 7 Airbus A320 aircraft
Wizz Air announces the conclusion of a "sale and sale back" partnership with Goshawk Aviation Limited ('Goshawk') for 7 new aircraft Airbus A320. The aircraft are scheduled to be delivered between November 2014 - June 2015. This is the first contract between the two companies.
Goshawk is a leasing company under the management of Investec Bank plc with capital from Investec and Asian institutional partners. With the deal concluded with Wizz Air, Goshawk has 30 of aircraft delivered or to be delivered in the next 12-15 months.
Mike Powell, Chief Financial Officer at Wizz Air said: “We continue to ensure business development by adding new Airbus A320 aircraft to our fleet. I am delighted with Goshawk's confidence in our business and our development plans. We continue to serve passengers from over 30 countries, offering affordable fares, and the new 7 aircraft for which we have secured funding will play an important role in this mission. ”
Ramki Sundaram, Head of Aviation Finance at Investec Bank said: “We are excited to work with Wizz Air and look forward to a fruitful relationship with the management team. This collaboration is an important step in Goshawk's development and adding a Wizz Air customer will increase the value of the portfolio. ”