January 16, 2015
AerCap signed 249 aircraft lease transactions in 2014, purchased 33 and sold 83 aircraft
AerCap Holdings N.V. signed 249 aircraft lease transactions in 2014. Furthermore, the company purchased 33 and sold 83 aircraft. This means that AerCap leased, purchased or sold an aircraft every day. The full year numbers include aircraft transactions of the combined company for the period after closing of the ILFC acquisition on May 14th. Aircraft transactions prior to closing are only included for AerCap on a stand-alone basis. As of December 31st, 2014, AerCap’s portfolio consisted of approximately 1,660 aircraft that were either owned, managed, or under contract to purchase.