Nordic Aviation Capital has confirmed that it has purchased 27 Dash 8-Q400 aircraft from Export Development Canada (EDC), twenty four of these aircraft are on lease to Republic Airline Inc. and will be subleased to Flybe over the next eighteen months. NAC is proud to welcome Republic Airlines as a new customer and looks forward to a future of continued growth and expansion with the esteemed airline.This noteworthy transaction brings the NAC portfolio to 235 aircraft including close to 100 Dash 8 aircraft.
Nordic Aviation Capital A/S is a global aircraft leasing company dedicated to the worldwide sale, purchase and financing of turboprop aircraft and commercial jets. NAC is the industry’s leading turboprop lessor serving over 42 customers in 30 different countries.
The company provides aircraft to well-established carriers such as LOT, Air Berlin, Azul, Garuda, Flybe, HOP!, airBaltic and Olympic Air as well as major regional carriers including Air Nostrum, Widerøe, SATENA, Jet Time, Etihad Regional, Binter and Air KBZ. Nordic Aviation Capital’s current fleet of over 200 aircraft includes ATR 42, ATR 72, Bombardier Dash 8, CRJ900 and CRJ1000. NAC is the largest owner and lessor of both ATR and Bombardier turboprop aircraft in the world.