AerCap and the University of Limerick Announce Recipient of the 2023 Women in Aviation Scholarship Program

DUBLIN – December 14, 2023 - AerCap Holdings N.V. (“AerCap” or the “Company”) (NYSE: AER), and the University of Limerick (“UL”), today announced that Roisin Philbey, a student in Aeronautical Engineering, is the recipient of this year’s AerCap Women in Aviation Scholarship.

Originally from Dublin, Roisin was selected following a thorough application process that focused on the students’ passion for aviation as well as their academic achievements. As part of the scholarship, students receive a bursary of €5,000 a year over the 4-year program and the opportunity to obtain firsthand experience in the aviation leasing industry through an eight-month internship with AerCap.

“AerCap is pleased to continue to support this important initiative with the University of Limerick,” said Denise Mangan-Fahy, Head of Engine Portfolio & Rental Operations. “Our aim is to build a strong pipeline of diverse talent through programs such as this, and to encourage more women to choose an aviation career, particularly in the area of engineering. We look forward to welcoming Roisin to AerCap.”

Sarah Hartnett, Director of Development at the University of Limerick Foundation said, “This scholarship program from AerCap is a testament to the company’s commitment to supporting women in aviation.  Encouraging, rewarding, and mentoring these students allows them to fully reach their potential and become future female leaders in the aviation industry. Our sincere thanks to AerCap for their continued generous support.”

About AerCap

AerCap is the global leader in aviation leasing with one of the most attractive order books in the industry. AerCap serves approximately 300 customers around the world with comprehensive fleet solutions. AerCap is listed on the New York Stock Exchange (AER) and is based in Dublin with offices in Shannon, Miami, Singapore, Memphis, Amsterdam, Shanghai, Dubai, Seattle, Toulouse and other locations around the world.

About the University of Limerick

The University of Limerick is an independent, internationally focused university with more than 17,000 students and 1,800 staff. It is a young, energetic and enterprising university with a proud record of innovation in education and excellence in research and scholarship.

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