China Development Bank Aviation Lease Finance’s Leasing of three A320 aircraft to Chilean airline Jetsmart


Philippi Prietocarrizosa Ferrero DU & Uría, Clifford Chance and Del Río Izquierdo Abogados advised on the transaction

JetSMART, utilizing a fleet of new Airbus A320s, expects to operate three aircraft by the end of the year, and nine by the end of 2018. The new ultra-low-cost carrier submitted its formal request for an air operator’s certificate to the Chilean Civil Aviation Authority Jan. 26.

Philippi Prietocarrizosa Ferrero DU & Uría advised China Development Bank Aviation Lease Finance with Marcelo Armas (Picture), Daniel Parodi and Benjamín Cuevas.

Clifford Chance LLP advised China Development Bank Aviation Lease Finance with Patrick O’Reilly, Ken Lee and Matt Klegon.

Del Río Izquierdo Abogados SpA advised Jetsmart SpA with Francisco Prat.

Involved fees earner: Francisco Prat E. – Del Río Izquierdo Abogados; Marcelo Armas Mac Donald – Philippi Prietocarrizosa Ferrero DU & Uría; Daniel Parodi – Philippi Prietocarrizosa Ferrero DU & Uría; Benjamín Cuevas – Philippi Prietocarrizosa Ferrero DU & Uría; Patrick O’Reilly – Clifford Chance; Ken Lee – Clifford Chance; Matt Klegon – Clifford Chance;

Law Firms: Del Río Izquierdo Abogados; Philippi Prietocarrizosa Ferrero DU & Uría; Clifford Chance;

Clients: China Development Bank Aviation Lease Finance; Jetsmart SpA;