March 29, 2019
AerCap Delivers First of Six Boeing 787-9s to EGYPTAIR
DUBLIN - AerCap Holdings N.V. ("AerCap") (NYSE: AER) has today announced the delivery of a new Boeing 787-9 aircraft, on a long-term operating lease to EGYPTAIR. The remaining five 787-9s are scheduled to deliver by the end of 2019.
AerCap is the world’s largest customer of the 787 aircraft, with a total of 117 owned, managed and on order.
AerCap CEO Aengus Kelly said, “AerCap is proud of its relationship with EGYPTAIR and we are particularly pleased to deliver to them their first Boeing 787 Dreamliner. The introduction of the 787 represents an important milestone in the airline’s development and will enhance their widebody fleet for many years to come. We thank our friends and partners at EGYPTAIR for the confidence they have placed in AerCap and we look forward to delivering the remaining 787s over the course the year.”
AerCap is the global leader in aircraft leasing with, as of December 31, 2018, 1,421 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 Shannon, Los Angeles, Singapore, Amsterdam, Shanghai, Abu Dhabi, Seattle and Toulouse.
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