July 25, 2016
AerCap Announces Closing of $0.7 Billion New Credit Facility
DUBLIN - AerCap Holdings N.V. ("AerCap"), (NYSE:AER) announced today that it has completed the closing of a new $0.7 billion secured credit facility. The facility will primarily be used to acquire new narrowbody and widebody aircraft as they deliver from Boeing and Airbus through 2017.
The facility was signed to finance a portfolio of 13 aircraft and matures in 2022. AIB Corporate Banking, Bank of Ireland Corporate Banking, Commonwealth Bank of Australia, Crédit Industriel et Commercial, DekaBank Deutsche Girozentrale, Development Bank of Japan Inc., HSBC, KFW IPEX-Bank GmbH, MUFG, National Australia Bank and Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Bank acted as Mandated Lead Arrangers on the transaction.
Paul Rofe, Group Treasurer of AerCap, said, “We are very pleased with the successful closing of this transaction, which will contribute to the funding of deliveries through 2017. The transaction also allows us to welcome new lenders to the AerCap group together with our existing banking partners.”
The total amount of financing transactions completed in 2016 to date is $2.8 billion.
AerCap is the global leader in aircraft leasing with, as of June 30, 2016, approximately 1,640 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, Miami, Singapore, Shanghai, Abu Dhabi, Seattle and Toulouse.
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