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December 18, 2017

AerCap and Neos Celebrate the Delivery of the Airline’s First Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner

Neos becomes the first Italian Carrier to operate the aircraft type

MILAN – AerCap Holdings N.V. (“AerCap”) (NYSE: AER) today announced the delivery of a new Boeing 787-9, on lease to Neos SpA. The airline will be the first Italian operator of the Dreamliner aircraft. AerCap will deliver to the airline a further two 787-9s in 2018.

AerCap is the world’s largest customer of the 787 aircraft, with a total of 116 owned and on order.

AerCap President and Chief Commercial Officer Philip Scruggs said, “AerCap is very pleased to deliver to Neos their first 787-9 aircraft. The Dreamliner will enhance Neos’s long haul fleet of Boeing aircraft, offering greater operational efficiencies and superior levels of in-cabin comfort. We thank our friends and partners at Neos for their continued confidence in AerCap and wish them every success as they continue to modernize their fleet.”

 "We are excited to begin flying the 787 Dreamliner,” said Carlo Stradiotti, CEO of Neos SpA. “We thank AerCap for working together with us on our fleet renewal plans. The 787 Dreamliner offers greater efficiency and the ultimate in passenger comfort, ensuring our customers a state-of-the-art flying experience when travelling to key leisure destinations around the world".

About AerCap
AerCap is the global leader in aircraft leasing with, as of September 30, 2017, 1,506 owned, managed or on order aircraft in its portfolio. AerCap has one of the most attractive order books in the industry. AerCap serves approximately 200 customers in approximately 80 countries with comprehensive fleet solutions. AerCap is listed on the New York Stock Exchange (AER) and has its headquarters in Dublin with offices in Amsterdam, Los Angeles, Shannon, Fort Lauderdale, Singapore, Shanghai, Abu Dhabi, Seattle and Toulouse.

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