22 Sep 2011

ALC Announces Executive Team Additions

LOS ANGELES, CA, September 21, 2011 — Air Lease Corporation (ALC) is pleased to announce the additions of three Vice Presidents to its executive team – Chi Yan, Michael Bai, and Jenny Van Le."Michael Bai and Chi Yan add tremendous talent and depth to ALC's marketing efforts in China and Asia, and Jenny Van Le brings superb experience and expertise in financing and leasing to ALC's legal department. Collectively, these executives bring 27 years of experience in aircraft leasing from ILFC to the executive ranks at ALC. We are delighted they sought to join our growing team," said Grant Levy, ALC's Executive Vice President.

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About Air Lease Corporation (NYSE: AL)

Launched in 2010, ALC is an aircraft leasing company based in Los Angeles, California that has airline customers throughout the world. ALC and its team of dedicated and experienced professionals are principally engaged in purchasing commercial aircraft and leasing them to its airline partners worldwide through customized aircraft leasing and financing solutions. For more information, visit ALC's website at www.airleasecorp.com.




Investors

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Mary Liz DePalma

Director of Investor Relations

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Email: mdepalma@airleasecorp.com

Media

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Laura St. John

Manager, Media and Investor Relations

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Email: lstjohn@airleasecorp.com