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GA Telesis Announces the Acquisition of One (1) Airbus A310-300 MSN 495 from [Airbus Financial Services] and Subsequent Lease of Aircraft to Hi Fly (Portugal)

Author: gatelesis

Ft. Lauderdale, FL- May 7, 2008 – GA Telesis, LLC (“GAT”), today announced that it has acquired one (1) Airbus A310-300 MSN 495 from [Airbus Financial Services] and subsequently leased the aircraft to Hi Fly, Portugal. Hi Fly will operate the aircraft exclusively for Oman Air Under the Oman Air colors.

About GA Telesis

GA Telesis has fast become a global leader in the commercial aviation industry. Specializing in commercial aircraft and jet engine finance and leasing as well as maintaining one of the world’s largest replacement component distribution inventory networks, GA Telesis serves hundreds of airlines and aviation maintenance organizations worldwide with support for Airbus, Boeing, Bombardier, Douglas and Embraer aircraft and components as well as CFM International, General Electric, Honeywell, International Aero Engine, Pratt & Whitney and Rolls-Royce turbine jet engines and components.

About Hi Fly

Hi Fly is a private, European airline certified by INAC (National Institute of Civil Aviation) and JAR OPS. The company is specializes in the supply of commercial aircraft to airlines, tour operators, governments, companies and individuals. Hi Fly aircraft are supplied to their customers with crew, maintenance and insurance included (Wet Lease), on medium or long term contracts.

About Oman Air

Oman Air, the flagship company of the Sultanate of Oman’s Civil Aviation sector, commenced operations in 1993. Starting off as a regional player, Oman Air, as Oman’s national carrier, has witnessed rapid growth in the last 14 years. Oman Air has played a major role in making Muscat a major traffic hub in the Middle East providing a boost to commercial, industrial and tourism activities. As a full-fledged commercial airline of Oman, Oman Air maintains high performance standards in all aspects of its operation. The Oman Air fleet consists of modern and fuel-efficient aircraft with aesthetically-designed interiors. Investment in new technology, planning and product innovation has propelled Oman Air to the forefront of the aviation industry.

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