AerCap leased, purchased and sold 402 aircraft in 2017

Eleanor Steed
By Eleanor Steed January 23, 2018 15:00

AerCap leased, purchased and sold 402 aircraft in 2017

During 2017, AerCap signed lease agreements for 230 aircraft, purchased 58 aircraft, executed sale transactions for 114 aircraft and signed financing transactions for $12.6 billion.

During the fourth quarter of 2017, AerCap signed lease agreements for 46 aircraft, including 20 widebody aircraft and 26 narrowbody aircraft; purchased 25 aircraft, including 15 A320neo Family aircraft, four A350s and six 787s; and executed sale transactions for 29 aircraft, including 12 A320-family aircraft, one A330, one A340, eight 737NGs, two 757s, two 777-200ERs and one 777-300ER from AerCap’s owned portfolio, and one A320-family aircraft and one 777-200ER from AerCap’s managed portfolio. AerCap’s continues to manage four aircraft that were sold from our owned portfolio during the quarter. Also during the quarter, the lessor exercised options with Airbus to purchase 50 A320neo-family aircraft, with deliveries starting from 2022

Eleanor Steed
By Eleanor Steed January 23, 2018 15:00