01.04.2022 – 01:07 UTC
This followed after a US judge signed an order allowing BOC Aviation to repossess it, reported Reuters.
BOC Aviation and its lawyers did not respond to requests for comment.
As reported, on March 14, BOC Aviation had laid a complaint against AirBridge Cargo for the return of the leased freighter after its hull war reinsurance was cancelled on March 7 by Lloyd’s Aviation Underwriters Association. This was in line with sanctions imposed by the European Union on February 25 in protest against Russia’s invasion of Ukraine.
BOC Aviation said AirBridge Cargo had breached lease agreements for two other B747-8Fs – VQ-BFU (msn 60117) and VP-BIN (msn 60119) – when it ignored instructions from the lessor to…