AerCap delivers fifth Boeing 787 Dreamliner on lease to EGYPTAIR

Ireland-based AerCap Holdings N.V. (NYSE: AER) has announced the delivery of the fifth of six Boeing 787-9 aircraft to EGYPTAIR, the company said.

The remaining 787 aircraft is scheduled to deliver to EGYPTAIR in August 2019.

EGYPTAIR has today operated the world´s longest 787 delivery flight using sustainable aviation fuel in the delivery trip between Seattle and Cairo, totaling 5,925 nautical-miles (10,973 kilometers).

AerCap is an aircraft leasing company with, as of June 30, 2019, 1,373 owned, managed or on order aircraft in its portfolio.