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New York (AirGuideBusiness - Aerospace & Defense News - Defense Asia / Pacific) Oct 21, 2012

New Zealand New Zealand has leased four King Air B200 aircraft from Hawker Pacific New Zealand for use as trainers and transports. "The B200 aircraft is a critical component of our fleet as it will be our interim advanced pilot training aircraft and also provide a domestic air transport capability," said Air Vice Marshal Peter Stockwell, chief of the Royal New Zealand Air Force (RNZAF). The four second-hand aircraft have been delivered and are based at the RNZAF's base at Ohakea, says the New Zealand Defence Force (NZDF). "The five year performance-based contract encompasses an innovative finance leasing solution provided through Hawker Pacific New Zealand," says Craig Purry, vice-president for government business Hawker Pacific...

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