09 Jan 2015

Air Lease Corporation Announces Fourth Quarter and Year End 2014 Earnings Conference Call

LOS ANGELES, January 8, 2015 -- Air Lease Corporation will host a conference call on February 26, 2015 at 4:30 PM Eastern Time to discuss the Company's year end financial results for 2014.

Investors can participate in the conference call by dialing (800) 299-9630 domestic or (617) 786-2904 international. The passcode for the call is 38284996.

The conference call will also be broadcast live through a link on the Investor Relations page of the Air Lease Corporation website at www.airleasecorp.com. Please visit the website at least 15 minutes prior to the call to register, download and install any necessary audio software. A replay of the broadcast will be available on[...]

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07 Jan 2015

Air Lease Corporation Announces Pricing of Public Offering of $600 Million of 3.750% Unsecured Senior Notes due 2022

LOS ANGELES, California, January 7, 2015 — Air Lease Corporation (NYSE: AL) (the “Company”) today announced the pricing of its public offering of $600 million in aggregate principal amount of 3.750% unsecured senior notes due 2022 (the "Notes”). The Notes were offered to the public at a price of 99.289% of par. The sale of the Notes is expected to close on January 14, 2015, subject to satisfaction of customary closing conditions.

The Notes will mature on February 1, 2022 and will bear interest at a rate of 3.750% per annum, payable semi-annually in arrears on February 1 and August 1 of each year, commencing on August 1, 2015.

The Company intends to use the net[...]

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16 Dec 2014

Air Lease Corporation Announces the Lease Placement of a New ATR 72-600 with KALSTAR Aviation

LOS ANGELES, California, December 16, 2014 — Today Air Lease Corporation (NYSE: AL) announced a long term lease agreement for an additional new ATR 72-600 with KALSTAR Aviation (Indonesia), delivering from our order book with ATR in the second half of 2015. The aircraft will join two other ATR 72-600 aircraft already operated by the airline, also on long term lease from ALC.

“We are delighted to announce this additional ATR 72-600 lease placement with KALSTAR, underlining ALC’s commitment to the airline’s growth plans in Southeast Asia. These ATR aircraft will be essential components of KALSTAR’s fleet modernization as they continue to upgrade their fleet with[...]

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08 Dec 2014

Maldivian, the National Airline of the Maldives, Leases Airbus A321-200 from Air Lease Corporation

LOS ANGELES, California, December 8, 2014 — Maldivian, the national airline of the Maldives, and Air Lease Corporation (NYSE: AL) announced today the long term lease contract of one Airbus A321-200 (MSN 2599). The aircraft will deliver in the first quarter of 2015 and will join the Airbus A320 already operated by the airline, also on long term lease from ALC.

"Maldivian will operate the A321 on lease from ALC on its growing network connecting Male, Maldives with cities in South Asia, China and Southeast Asia,” said Kishore Korde, Senior Vice President of Air Lease Corporation.

"We are delighted by our association with ALC and this lease contract for our second[...]

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03 Dec 2014

Air Lease Corporation Announces the Lease Placement of Two New Boeing 737-800s and Four New Boeing 737 MAX 8 Aircraft with Sunwing Airlines

LOS ANGELES, California, December 3, 2014 — Today Air Lease Corporation (NYSE: AL) announced long term lease agreements with Sunwing Airlines (Canada) covering two new Boeing 737-800 aircraft and four new Boeing 737 MAX 8 aircraft. These aircraft, all from ALC's order book, are scheduled to deliver over a four year period commencing in 2016.

"ALC is pleased to support Sunwing's current and new generation single aisle fleet program. The six new aircraft complement our Boeing 737-800 currently under lease with Sunwing," said John L. Plueger, President and Chief Operating Officer of Air Lease Corporation.

President of Sunwing Airlines, Mark Williams, commented,[...]

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06 Nov 2014

Air Lease Corporation Partners in a New Aircraft Leasing Joint Venture, Blackbird Capital I, To Acquire up to $2 Billion in Aircraft

LOS ANGELES, California, November 6, 2014 — Air Lease Corporation (NYSE: AL) (the “Company” or “ALC”) today announced that a wholly-owned subsidiary of the Company entered into a joint venture with a co-investment vehicle (the “JV Partner”) arranged by Napier Park Global Capital (US) LP (“Napier Park”) for the purpose of investing in commercial aircraft and leasing them to airlines around the globe. The newly formed entity with committed equity and debt capital is named Blackbird Capital I LLC (“Blackbird Capital I”) and 90.5% of the equity is owned, through the JV Partner, by a pooled investment vehicle of long-term institutional investors managed by Napier[...]

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06 Nov 2014

Air Lease Corporation Announces Third Quarter 2014 Results

Los Angeles, California, November 6, 2014 — Air Lease Corporation (ALC) (NYSE: AL) announced today financial results for the three and nine months ended September 30, 2014. The PDF file containing the full earnings release is available for download at www.airleasecorp.com/press.[...]

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07 Oct 2014

Air Lease Corporation Announces Lease Placement of Two Additional New Boeing 777-300ERs with EVA Air

LOS ANGELES, October 7, 2014 - Today Air Lease Corporation (NYSE: AL) announced two additional twelve-year lease agreements with EVA Air (Taiwan) for new Boeing 777-300ER widebody aircraft. The aircraft are scheduled for delivery in 2016 and 2017 from ALC’s order book with Boeing. With this latest contract, EVA has now leased four new Boeing 777-300ERs from ALC.

“ALC continues to help expand EVA Air’s long haul fleet with the lease of these two Boeing 777-300ERs,” said Chi Yan, Vice President of Air Lease Corporation. “EVA Air is a significant customer for ALC in the Asia Pacific region, and these additional lease placements underline our commitment to EVA’s[...]

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03 Oct 2014

Air Lease Corporation Announces Third Quarter 2014 Earnings Conference Call

LOS ANGELES, October 3, 2014 -- Air Lease Corporation will host a conference call on November 6, 2014 at 4:30 PM Eastern Time to discuss the Company's financial results for the third quarter of 2014.

Investors can participate in the conference call by dialing (866) 318-8614 domestic or (617) 399-5133 international. The passcode for the call is 48637143.

The conference call will also be broadcast live through a link on the Investor Relations page of the Air Lease Corporation website at www.airleasecorp.com. Please visit the website at least 15 minutes prior to the call to register, download and install any necessary audio software. A replay of the broadcast will be[...]

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29 Sep 2014

Air Lease Corporation Announces the Lease Placement of Two New Boeing 737-800s with Kunming Airlines

LOS ANGELES, California, September 29, 2014 — Today Air Lease Corporation (NYSE: AL) announced the long term lease placement of two new Boeing 737-800s with Kunming Airlines (China), scheduled for delivery in 2015. These aircraft are from ALC’s order book with Boeing.

“We are pleased to announce this strategic lease placement with Kunming Airlines, an important new customer for ALC in China. Kunming has been steadily increasing and modernizing its fleet to meet regional traffic demands, and we have worked closely with the operator’s management team to provide new and efficient aircraft to optimize their future fleet,” said Jie Chen, Executive Vice President and[...]

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24 Sep 2014

Air Lease Corporation Announces the Lease Placement of Two New Airbus A321-200s with Sichuan Airlines

LOS ANGELES, California, September 24, 2014 — Today Air Lease Corporation (NYSE: AL) announced long term lease agreements with Sichuan Airlines (China) for two new Airbus A321-200s. Both aircraft, scheduled for delivery in the first half of 2015, are outfitted with Sharklets and powered by IAE V2533 engines. The aircraft will deliver from ALC’s order book with Airbus, adding to our numerous Airbus A330, A321 and A319 aircraft already on lease to Sichuan.

“We are pleased to announce the placement of these two new aircraft in addition to the two new 2014 delivery A321-200s leased by ALC to Sichuan,” said Jie Chen, ALC’s Executive Vice President and Managing[...]

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09 Sep 2014

Air Lease Corporation Announces Pricing of Public Offering of $500 Million of 2.125% Unsecured Senior Notes due 2018 and $500 Million of 4.250% Unsecured Senior Notes due 2024

LOS ANGELES, California, September 9, 2014 — Air Lease Corporation (NYSE: AL) (the “Company”) today announced the pricing of its public offering of $500 million in aggregate principal amount of 2.125% unsecured senior notes due 2018 (the “2018 Notes”) and $500 million in aggregate principal amount of 4.250% unsecured senior notes due 2024 (the “2024 Notes” and, together with the 2018 Notes, the “Notes”). The 2018 Notes were offered to the public at a price of 99.650% of par and the 2024 Notes were offered to the public at a price of 99.196% of par . The sale of the 2018 Notes and 2024 Notes is expected to close on September 16, 2014, subject to satisfaction of[...]

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18 Aug 2014

Air Lease Corporation Announces the Placement of One Airbus A320 with VivaColombia

LOS ANGELES, California, August 18, 2014 — Today Air Lease Corporation (NYSE: AL) announced the placement of one Airbus A320 aircraft at VivaColombia on long term lease, scheduled for delivery in spring 2015. Originally acquired by ALC in May 2011, the aircraft is presently on lease to an airline in Asia and is equipped with CFM56-5B engines.

“ALC is committed to growing its business in Latin America and we are very pleased to announce our first aircraft placement with VivaColombia, an airline pioneering the low cost model in Colombia,” said John L. Plueger, President and COO of Air Lease Corporation.

Forward-Looking Statements

This press release[...]

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13 Aug 2014

Air Lease Corporation Announces the Placement of Two New Boeing 777-300ERs with KLM

LOS ANGELES, California, August 13, 2014 — Today Air Lease Corporation (NYSE: AL) announced long term lease agreements with KLM (The Netherlands) for two additional new Boeing 777-300ER aircraft, scheduled for delivery in the second half of 2016 and early 2017. These aircraft placements are in addition to the two new 777-300ER aircraft scheduled for lease from ALC to KLM in early 2015 and early 2016, all from ALC’s order book.

“KLM is one of our key and strategic European airline customers. This placement of four new Boeing 777-300ERs continues our long and excellent relationship with KLM as they operate a leading global airline fleet,” said Steven F. Udvar-Hazy,[...]

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07 Aug 2014

Air Lease Corporation Announces Second Quarter 2014 Results

Los Angeles, California, August 7, 2014 — Air Lease Corporation (ALC) (NYSE: AL) announced today financial results for the three and six months ended June 30, 2014. The PDF file containing the full earnings release is available for download at www.airleasecorp.com/press.[...]

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