Falko announces the Lease of 5 new ATR 72-600 turboprop aircraft to IndiGo
London, September 7th, 2021 – Falko Regional Aircraft Limited (“Falko”) announces the Lease of five new ATR72-600 aircraft to IndiGo, India’s largest passenger airline, via its Irish leasing platform. The aircraft will all be delivered before the end of 2021.
“I am thrilled to announce this deal with IndiGo which brings one of the world’s leading airlines as a new customer of Falko.” states Mark Hughes, Chief Commercial Officer. “I am also pleased to see more market leading ATR turboprop aircraft being added to Falko’s expanding portfolio. We continue to see strong potential for regional aircraft acquisitions in all regions and we are in a strong position to deploy more capital into the sector going forward.”
Falko is a specialist aircraft operating leasing, asset management and aircraft services company focused on the regional aircraft sector. It is currently one of the world’s largest managers of regional jets by value and aircraft numbers. Falko has a clear growth strategy dedicated to expanding the business and growing its portfolio of aircraft and associated services within the regional aircraft market. With offices in the UK, Ireland and Singapore, Falko is well positioned to deliver a range of solutions across the globe.
IndiGo is amongst the fastest growing low-cost carriers in the world. IndiGo has a simple philosophy: offer fares that are low, flights that are on time, offering a courteous, hygienic, and hassle-free travel experience. With its fleet of 275+ aircraft, the airline is operating over 1000 daily flights and connecting 70 domestic destinations (inc. Gwalior being launched on 1st September) and 24 international destinations.