About | AerCap

Who We Are

AerCap is the global leader in aircraft leasing and aviation finance. With $42 billion of assets, AerCap is funded by a robust long-term capital structure that produces strong earnings and cash flow generation.

The AerCap fleet of modern fuel-efficient aircraft, one of the largest in the world, provides our customers with scope for improved operational efficiency and profitability. With increased demand for global air transportation, our modern fleet profile and extensive portfolio of valued customers, we are driving force in the industry.

Fact sheet

As of December 31, 2017

Aircraft owned and managed


Aircraft on order



Customers in ~80 countries


FY 2017 transactions 


Total assets


Funding raised since 2010




FY 2017 YTD net income

Global Leader in Aviation

  • Global platform with unmatched breadth and reach
  • Strong earnings and cash flow generation
  • Listed (AER) since 2006 on the New York Stock Exchange
  • Headquartered in Dublin with offices in Shannon, Los Angeles, Singapore, Amsterdam, Fort Lauderdale, Shanghai, Abu Dhabi, Seattle, and Toulouse

Most Active Aircraft Trader

  • Places an aircraft on lease every working day
  • Executes two widebody and five narrowbody aircraft transactions per week
  • Buys or sells an aircraft every two days

Industry’s Most Attractive Order Book

  • World’s largest Airbus A320neo Family lessor
  • World’s largest 787 customer
  • World’s 3rd largest 737 MAX lessor
  • World’s first lessor of Embraer E-Jets E2