AerCap Holdings N.V. announced it has signed lease agreements with GOL for the lease of six 737-800 Boeing Converted Freighter aircraft, three of which are scheduled to deliver to GOL in 2022, with the remaining three delivering in 2023.
The six 737-800BCF, passenger-to-freighter aircraft, will be operated for a Latin-American e-commerce company, as part of the growth strategy and logistics solution of GOLLOG, GOL´s Logistics Business Unit, and will be based in Brazil, flying to destinations across South America.
Peter Anderson, Chief Commercial Officer of AerCap, said, “We are very pleased to announce our agreement to lease six 737-800 Boeing Converted Freighters to our longstanding customer GOL. These 737-800BCF’s will be a versatile addition to GOL’s fleet, allowing them to respond to the increased demand from e-commerce retail businesses in South America. We are delighted to expand our relationship with GOL and wish them every success with these aircraft in the years to come.”
AerCap Cargo has more than 25 years’ experience in freighter leasing, including Passenger-to-Freighter (P2F) conversions, with more than 100 successful conversions.