Registered G-STBM, G-STBN, G-STBO and G-STBP, the 4 Boeing 777-300ERs are leased from Novus Aviation Capital and will enter BA’s fleet between September and December 2020 (one per month).
The order, announced during the Farnborough Airshow in 2018, represents Novus’ first direct order with a manufacturer at a list price of $1.4 billion. Currently, BA has 12 Boeing 777-300ERs configured as follows: 14 seats First Class, 56 Business, 44 Premium Economy and 183 Economy.
Novus is an independent, privately-held aircraft leasing platform, focused on investing in commercial aircraft assets. Established over 25 years ago, the Novus team operates out of its 6 global offices in the Middle East, Europe and Asia. The company currently co-owns and manages aircraft-related projects worth about USD 4 billion.