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Who we are:

Alandia Air is a company incorporated in the Eriksson Capital group and has it’s headquarter in Mariehamn on the beautiful Finnish Island, Åland.

We are specialized in Operating leases primary for SAAB 340’s for the time being. As of today we have a portfolio of 8ea SAAB 340A&B’s.

Our idea is to grow within the regional aircraft segment by further investments when we feel that the conditions are right.

Why SAAB 340’s

There have been as many as 459ea SAAB 340’s built between 1983 and 1999 with the first production aircraft still operative. This gives that the type will be operative for many years to come. Together with the excellent reliability of the type and SAABs strong support network it was the natural choice for us says Trygve Eriksson CEO of Alandia Air.

SAAB 340 has moved from a commuter aircraft for the big airlines to become an excellent aircraft for startup companies and for bigger regional airlines to start and build new routes because of the types low operating costs.

News

2010-08-01
Press release: ALANDIA AND C&L AEROSPACE SIGN CT7 ENGINE DEAL
Finnish regional aircraft leasing specialist short term CT7-5 and CT7-9 engine lease pool, consistin gearboxes.

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2009-10-28
Alandia Air lease the first SAAB 340 to Thailand.
Happy Airlines Co Ltd (HAT) took delivery of SAAB 340-115 from Alandia Air 28th October in Örebro, Sweden. The aircraft was then ferried to Phuket on Swedish register with Swedish crew. We are happy to deliver the first SAAB 340 to Thailand and we know that there is a number of companies in this region in process of starting up with SAAB’s says Jörgen Gustafsson Commercial Director of Alandia Air.

HAT will use the aircraft on the routes Phuket-Langkawi and Phuket-Hatyai the company intend to introduce a second aircraft by December.

The aircraft will get the registration HS-HPY when it gets it Thai registration. Happy Air Travellers Co Ltd is a privately owned company based in Phuket, Thailand. You can visit their web site on www.happyairway.com

2009-05-20
Alandia Air hereby announce the purchase of 2ea SAAB 340B’s from Kenya Airways ltd MSN 163 and 171. The aircraft will now be ferried to Europe to undergo C-Checks and refurbishment. This aircraft will be upgraded to European standard and will be placed on the lease market as soon as they are ready. We are happy that we soon can fill the gap on the European market for available 340B’s.

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