DAE Leases Boeing 9-787 Dreamliners to Gulf Air

Dubai Aerospace Enterprise (DAE) announced its leasing division, DAE Capital and Gulf Air have signed an aircraft lease agreement for five Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner aircraft that are scheduled to enter the carrier’s fleet in 2018.

These modern, fuel efficient planes will help Gulf Air expand its network, facilitating the long-term expansion of the airline's future network requirement.

Waleed Abdulhameed Al Alawi, deputy CEO, Gulf Air, commented on the agreement, “[...] The incoming aircraft represent an important step in our strategic direction towards furthering Gulf Air’s fleet modernisation process, enhancing passenger comfort and broadening our network as we look to strengthen our presence across the globe.”