Lease Corporation International (LCI), the Libra Groupís aviation leasing arm, will acquire as many as 21 new Airbus Helicopters rotorcraft in a contract involving both the next-generation EC175 and the newly-unveiled EC225e. The total contract value is estimated in commercial terms to be around US$645 million with delivery scheduled to commence in 2016.
The major commitment was announced today at the 2014 Heli-Expo convention in Anaheim, California, marking LCIís initial transaction with Airbus Helicopters. It involves up to six orders for the EC175, along with as many as 15 of the Super Puma familyís EC225e version when it becomes available.
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