July 9, 2018
AerCap Leased, Purchased and Sold 90 Aircraft in the Second Quarter 2018
DUBLIN - AerCap Holdings N.V. ("AerCap") (NYSE: AER) has announced its major business transactions during the second quarter 2018:
- Signed lease agreements for 40 aircraft, including 8 widebody aircraft and 32 narrowbody aircraft.
- Purchased 20 aircraft, including 15 Airbus A320neo Family aircraft, 1 Airbus A350 and 4 Boeing 787-9s.
- Executed sale transactions for 30 aircraft, including 21 Airbus A320 Family aircraft, 1 Airbus A330, 1 Airbus A340, 5 Boeing 737NGs, 1 Boeing 767 and 1 Boeing 777-300ER from AerCap’s owned portfolio. We continue to manage 5 aircraft that were sold from our owned portfolio during the quarter. In addition, a portfolio of 22 managed aircraft was sold.
- Signed financing transactions for $2.7 billion.
AerCap is the global leader in aircraft leasing with, as of June 30, 2018, 1,471 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, Fort Lauderdale, Shanghai, Abu Dhabi, Seattle and Toulouse.
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Joseph McGinley +353 1 418 0428
Head of Investor Relations
Gillian Culhane, +353 1 636 0945
Vice President Corporate Communications