Falko Regional Aircraft Limited, a global lessor focused on the regional aircraft sector, today announced that it has added six Boeing 717-200 aircraft manufactured in 2001 to its portfolio. The aircraft remain on lease to Qantas in Australia, in service with its QantasLink regional operations.
New RJ85 high altitude modification available
Falko, in conjunction with the OEM, has developed a High Altitude Modification for the Avro RJ85. The modification enables the aircraft to operate to airfields with elevations up to 13,400ft, which is significantly higher than the unmodified certificated limitation of 8,000ft.
Falko opens representative office in Singapore
In order to better serve growing market opportunities in Asia, UK-based aircraft management company Falko has today opened a Representative Office in Singapore.