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CDB Aviation delivers first of six aircraft to TAP

Portuguese carrier TAP is being put up for sale by the government
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, a wholly owned Irish subsidiary of Development Bank Leasing Co., (CDB Leasing), has begun delivery of a fleet of six Airbus aircraft to 's leading airline, (TAP).

The first aircraft delivered to the carrier in November is a new Airbus A321neo, which is part of a lease agreement for a total of four aircraft of the type. The second A321neo is expected to deliver by year-end, with the remaining two aircraft slated for arrival in 2019.

In addition, in April 2018, CDB Aviation and TAP entered into a purchase and leaseback agreement for two Airbus A330-900neo aircraft. The two widebodies are expected to deliver in the second quarter of 2019.

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