ALC delivers the first Airbus A350-900 to Sichuan Airlines

Air Lease Corporation on May 21announced the delivery of one new Airbus A350-900 aircraft on long-term lease to Sichuan Airlines.  Featuring Trent XWB-84 engines, this A350-900 is the first ALC A350-900 to deliver to an airline in China.  The aircraft is from ALC’s order book with Airbus and joins eight Airbus aircraft currently on lease from ALC to Sichuan Airlines for a total of nine aircraft.

Sichuan Airlines took delivery of its first Airbus A350-900 in August 2018.