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Jul 19, 2012 Avolon, the international leasing company headquartered in Ireland, today announced a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) for 15 A320neo aircraft at the 2012 Farnborough International Airshow. Avolon becomes a new customer for the A320neo, underlining the strong success of this latest generation aircraft with leasing companies. Avolon ... Read more


May 09, 2012 Avolon, the international aircraft leasing group, today announces that it has acquired two Airbus A321 aircraft which will be delivered new to US Airways this year. The aircraft will be leased to and operated by US Airways, the operator of the world’s largest fleet of Airbus ... Read more

The Team that has $1.0 Billion of Senior Notes due 2017

Mar 13, 2012 Air Lease Corporation (the “Company”) today announced that due to market demand, it has priced and upsized to $1.0 billion its offering of 5.625% senior notes due 2017 (the “Notes”) in an offering exempt from registration under the Securities Act of 1933, as ... Read more

737 MAX in ACG colors

Nov 17, 2011 SEATTLE -  Boeing and Aviation Capital Group (ACG) today announced the leasing company's commitment for 35 737 MAX airplanes and its firm order for 20 Next-Generation 737-800s. The Newport Beach, Calif.-based ACG is the first airplane leasing company to announce a commitment to the 737 MAX. ... Read more

John Ferren, Tom Enders and Stephen Hannahs

Nov 16, 2011 Aviation Capital Group (ACG), the United States based global aircraft leasing company, signed a purchase agreement with Airbus for 30 eco-efficient A320neo Family aircraft today at the 2011 Dubai Airshow. This latest order from ACG for 30 A320neo’s brings the lessor’s total A320 Family order ... Read more

ALAFCO order signing ceremony

Nov 16, 2011 DUBAI - AIRSHOW NEWS - ALAFCO, the Kuwait-based international Aviation Lease and Finance Company, has finalised a purchase order for 50 A320neo Family aircraft and took options for 30 more to be finalized by year end.The firm contract signed today at the 2011 Dubai Airshow is an increase ... Read more

American Airline B737-800

Nov 10, 2011 DALLAS - American Airlines announced on Wednesday it has entered into a sale-leaseback arrangement with International Lease Finance Corporation (ILFC), a leading international leasing organization and wholly owned subsidiary of American International Group, Inc., to finance 15 previously-ordered Boeing 737-800 Next Generation aircraft, two of which ... Read more

Embraer E-jet

Nov 07, 2011 NEW YORK - CIT Group Inc, a global leader in transportation finance, today announced that CIT Aerospace placed an order for up to 30 Embraer 190 and/or Embraer 195 jets, ten of which are firm. Deliveries are scheduled through 2015.  “We are pleased ... Read more

Avalon currently has a fleet of 88 aircraft

Oct 30, 2011 DUBLIN - Avolon Leasing Group, an aircraft leasing company whose customers include AMR Corp.’s American Airlines and Ryanair, expects French and German banks to reduce lending for financing planes.“Our expectation is that the French and German banks will remain active, but not as much ... Read more

Some maintenance reserves are for future engine maintenance

Oct 21, 2011 SINGAPORE - An increasing number of airlines will be coming to loggerheads with lessors over advance payments for maintenance and conditions for return of leased aircraft now that more carriers are tapping the aircraft lease market. Airlines are responsible for aircraft line maintenance, such as A checks, ... Read more

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