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Trowers & Hamlins advises Waha Leasing on the acquisition of new two Airbus aircraft

Trowers & Hamlins advises Waha Leasing on the acquisition of new two Airbus aircraft

International law firm Trowers & Hamlins has advised Waha Leasing, an operating unit of Waha Capital PJSC, Abu Dhabi’s big ticket leasing company, on its recent acquisition of an Airbus A330 and an Airbus A320

International law firm Trowers & Hamlins has advised Waha Leasing, an operating unit of Waha Capital PJSC, Abu Dhabi’s big ticket leasing company, on its recent acquisition of an Airbus A330 and an Airbus A320. The two aircraft, both newly delivered, are subject to long-term operating leases to Aeroflot, the Russian airline.

Roger Clarke, Head of Trowers & Hamlins’ aviation practice, comments: “We are delighted to have acted for Waha Leasing on this acquisition, which was completed in challenging market conditions.”

Waha Leasing now owns or provides finance for 50 aircraft with a current market value of approximately $2 billion.

The Trowers & Hamlins team was led by Roger Clarke, Partner, who was assisted by associate Sarah Humpleby and lawyer Sarah MacLachlan. Andrew Watkins, Partner, advised on corporate matters relating to the transaction.