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Gulf airlines have no problems securing financing for fleet expansion

Vice president of Abu Dhabi National Leasing (ADNL), Jawaid Abdullah has said Emirates Airline, Etihad Airways, and Qatar Airways are not seen to face difficulties signing up regionally-based financial institutions to bankroll their backlog of aircraft orders under leasing and financing schemes next year, Gulf News has reported. “These are very successful names so financial institutions take a lot of comfort in funding these airlines,” Abdullah told the daily.