GECAS Delivers Four New Leased Boeing 737-800s to VRG Linhas AA(c)reas

GE Capital Aviation Services Limited (GECAS), the commercial aircraft leasing and financing arm of GE, today announced delivery of four new leased Boeing 737-800 aircraft to VRG Linhas Aéreas S. A. to expand its fleet.

The aircraft were part of a purchase-and-leaseback transaction between the airline and GECAS. The first aircraft delivered in December 2012; two delivered in 2013; and the final delivered late last month.

VRG Linhas Aéreas, the parent company of Gol, is the second largest carrier in Brazil, operating a fleet of 140 aircraft to some 70 destinations.

Source: General Electric
Date: Mar 3, 2014