GOAL sells two Bombardier Dash 8-Q400 to Falko Regional Aircraft Ltd

GOAL German Operating Aircraft Leasing GmbH & Co. KG sold two Bombardier Dash 8-Q400 aircraft to a fund managed by Falko Regional Aircraft Limited , UK. The two aircraft are currently on operating leases to Croatia Airlines.

The aircraft were acquired by two GOAL special purpose companies in 2009 at delivery from Bombardier with long term operating leases to Croatia Airlines. The aircraft were held by private investors through the structure of a public fund managed by GOAL and GOAL’s majority shareholder KGAL GmbH & Co. KG.

The acquisition has been funded by Falko’s Regional Aircraft Opportunities Fund which now has acquired 39 regional jets and turboprops since its establishment in November 2015.

GOAL is a joint venture of KGAL GmbH & Co. KG, one of Germany’s leading independent investment and asset manager with an investment volume of €22.7 billion and Deutsche Lufthansa AG, one of the world’s premier carriers. GOAL currently owns and manages 63 aircraft. It has a broad experience in its core business of operating leasing, technical asset management and aircraft remarketing and has proven its professional know-how since 20 years. For more information see its website at www.goal-leasing.de.

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 and turboprops by 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 Europe, Asia, South America and Australasia, Falko is well positioned to deliver a range of solutions across the globe.  For further information visit www.falko.com or follow us on Twitter: Falko_RA