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ALAFCO (Aviation Lease and Finance Company) is an aircraft-leasing company, based in Kuwait. It is jointly owned by the Kuwait Finance House and Kuwait Airways. Its lease terms are Islamic economical jurisprudence-compliant.

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CustomersEdit

FleetEdit

In October 2006, ALAFCO was planning to increase its fleet to 80 aircraft by 2015, up from the current 18.[3]

Announced fleet expansionsEdit

Date Aircraft Delivery date Reference
12 March 2007 12 787-8, 6 737-800 n/a [4]
18 June 2007 12 Airbus A350 XWB, 7 A320 2015 [5]
8 July 2007 10 Boeing 787 2015 [6]
26 June 2011 12 Airbus A350-900 XWB
4 Nov 2012 20 Boeing 737 MAX 8 [7]

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "ALAFCO and Garuda Indonesia Sign Agreements for the Financing of 2 B777-300ER Aircraft". ACN Newswire. 2013-04-22. Retrieved 5 April 2016.
  2. ^ "ALAFCO Leases Six B787 Dreamliner Aircraft to Oman Air". ALAFCO. 2007-09-23. Archived from the original on 23 December 2008. Retrieved 24 December 2008.
  3. ^ "Kuwait leasing firm to increase fleet to 80 aircraft". Agence France-Presse (AFP). SBAC. 2006-10-03. Archived from the original on 15 July 2007. Retrieved 24 December 2008.
  4. ^ "Boeing and ALAFCO Sign Deal for 787s and Next-Generation 737s". Boeing.com. 2007-03-12. Archived from the original on 2008-12-22. Retrieved 24 December 2008.
  5. ^ ALAFCO press release (2007-06-18) www.alafco-kw.com/alafco/MediaCenter/PressRelease/PressRelease18062007/tabid/89/Default.aspx
  6. ^ ALAFCO press release (2007-07-08) www.alafco-kw.com/alafco/MediaCenter/PressRelease/PressRelease08072007/tabid/90/Default.aspx
  7. ^ "Boeing, ALAFCO Firms up Order for 20 Boeing 737 MAXs". Boeing.mediaroom.com. 2012-11-04. Retrieved 2013-06-30.

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