BOC Aviation, the leading Asia-based aircraft leasing company, has signed a firm contract for five A330-200F cargo aircraft. The agreement was signed during the 2008 Singapore Airshow.
Previously known as Singapore Aircraft Leasing Enterprise, BOC Aviation is headquartered in Singapore, with representatives based in Europe and the US. The company is wholly owned by the Bank of China.
BOC Aviation’s portfolio is one of the youngest in the leasing business and already includes the popular A320 Family and A330 passenger aircraft.
The A330-200F can carry up to 64 metric tonnes over 4,000 nautical miles/7400 km in its standard version. When selecting the optional payload mode operators can carry 69 metric tonnes up to 3,200 nautical miles/5930km.