Loftleidir Icelandic signs with La Compagnie
Loftleidir Icelandic has signed a five year Aircraft maintenance contract with the French all business-class startup airline La Compagnie. The airline started operations in July and has leased one 757-200 with maintenance services from Loftleidir.
La Compagnie is owned by French holding company Dreamjet and operates between Paris Charles de Gaulle airport and Newark Liberty International airport.
La Compagnie will initially operate five flights weekly with the aircraft, which will have 74 lie-flat business class seats. La Compagnie has plans are for expansion later this year.
Erlendur Svavarsson SVP Business Development Loftleidir Icelandic: „We at Loftleidir Icelandic are extremely pleased to offer our services to La Compagnie. We have in the past worked with French airlines and are experienced in this market. It is also a positive experience to participate in the launch of a new AOC.“