Air Lease Corporation Announces Lease Placement of One Additional New Airbus A321neo LR Aircraft with Aer Lingus

LOS ANGELES, Oct. 12, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Today Air Lease Corporation (NYSE:AL) announced a long term lease agreement with Aer Lingus for one additional new Airbus A321neo LR aircraft.  The aircraft, delivering in June 2019, will be the eighth A321neo LR leased to the airline and is from ALC’s order book with Airbus.

“As part of the long great relationship between Aer Lingus and ALC, Aer Lingus will be leasing an eighth A321neo LR aircraft from ALC. ALC is proud to be part of Aer Lingus’ continuing fleet transition to the A321neo LR,” said Steven F. Udvar-Házy, Executive Chairman of Air Lease Corporation.

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About Air Lease Corporation (NYSE:AL)

ALC is a leading 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 customers worldwide through customized aircraft leasing and financing solutions.  For more information, visit ALC’s website at www.airleasecorp.com.

About Aer Lingus

Aer Lingus, part of International Airlines Group, operates as a leading Irish airline primarily providing passenger and cargo transportation services from Ireland to the United Kingdom and Europe and also to the United States and Canada. 

Investors:
Mary Liz DePalma
Director of Investor Relations
Email: mdepalma@airleasecorp.com

Media:
Laura St. John
Manager, Media and Investor Relations
Email: lstjohn@airleasecorp.com