Lessors Suggest Older Aircraft Gaining Favor, But Not At Expense Of Backlogs

Lessors are reporting more demand for older aircraft but see no evidence that airlines are changing their minds about new-generation models they have lined up for either expansion or replacement. AerCap in recent days sold two Airbus A340s and one Boeing 747 that it had earmarked for teardown...
Sean Broderick

Senior Air Transport & Safety Editor Sean Broderick covers aviation safety, MRO, and the airline business from Aviation Week Network's Washington, D.C. office.

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