November 26th 2020: Boeing's 2020 Commercial Market Outlook is upbeat - predicting annual 4.1% growth in air freight over next 20 years and China’s passenger traffic growth will grow at 5.5%; Norwegian’s Examinership; SMBC AC transacts over $2bn in sale and leaseback deals as credit losses and impairments clip profits; former CEO of IAG, Willie Walsh new Director General of IATA in April 2021 - 'his leadership style and actions are likely to differ markedly from those of his predecessor'; Avolon prices TLB, upsizes debt tender offer; new investors enter sale & leaseback market; PE fund enters sale & leaseback market with Allegiant deal; Castlelake launches aviation lending programme; ACG in four plane deal with SKY express; SIA raises raises further $1bn; Korean Air bid for Asiana; EXIM back in business; Virgin Australia exits administration; CDB Aviation enters P2F market with two A330 conversions; ALC in 23 plane deal with Alaska Airlines, prices $1.5bn of Senior MTNs; Boeing MAX may be about to stage a timely return.