CDB Aviation leases four Embraer E190s to Hunnu Air

CDB Aviation, a wholly owned Irish subsidiary of China Development Bank Financial Leasing Company, Limited has announced the signing of a lease agreement with a Mongolian domestic airline, Hunnu Air, for a fleet of four Embraer E190 aircraft.

The E190 aircraft will support the carrier’s domestic and regional network, which now operates flights within Mongolia and to China and Russia from its Chinggis Khaan International Airport base.

The E190s, configured in a two-class layout featuring 92 economy and 6 business class seats, are expected to deliver to the airline in May 2019, and in 2020 and 2021.

Hunnu Air is a privately-owned Mongolian airline that performs more than seventy percent of the overall domestic scheduled services from its Ulaanbaatar hub, also supplies charter flights to Mongolian mining sites, including Oyu Tolgoi. The company also conducts international scheduled and charter services to the neighboring countries, such as Russia and China.

Hunnu Air currently operates ATR 72-500s.