Aeroméxico (AM, México City Int'l) has wet-leased two B737-800s from Transavia France (TO, Paris Orly) for the remainder of the Winter 2019/20 season, Skyliner Aviation has reported.

F-GZHI (msn 36120) was ferried from Paris Orly via Reykjavik Keflavik and Bangor to México City Int'l over the course of November 28-29, 2019, Flightradar24 ADS-B data shows. The unit is wet-leased to airlines in North America every year, having spent the last four winters at Air Transat (TS, Montréal Trudeau). A second aircraft, F-GZHJ (msn 37778), followed on December 4, 2019.

Neither of the airlines confirmed the exact duration of the lease to ch-aviation.

According to the ch-aviation fleets advanced module, Aeroméxico operates thirty-six in-house B737-800s, as well as eleven B737-700s, nine B787-8s, and ten B787-9s. It also has six grounded B737-8s and a further fifty-two MAX 8s and two B737-9s on order.

For its part, Transavia is actively seeking placement opportunities for its spare aircraft for the European low season. Seven B737-800s operated by Transavia Airlines (HV, Amsterdam Schiphol) have been sub-leased to GOL Linhas Aéreas Inteligentes (G3, São Paulo Congonhas), while another has been dry-leased to Nok Air (DD, Bangkok Don Mueang).

Editorial Comment: Added information on second aircraft wet-leased to Aeroméxico - 05.12.2019 - 06:02 UTC