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Shannon, Ireland, 2013/04/05 - GE Capital Aviation Services Limited (GECAS), the commercial aircraft leasing and financing arm of GE, announced it will lease two Airbus A320 aircraft to new customer Aer Lingus (NYSE: GE) - GECAS.com. NYSE: GE
Delivery of the aircraft is scheduled for this month.
“It is a great pleasure to welcome Aer Lingus as a new leasing customer to GECAS,” said Declan Hartnett, executive vice president and European region manager for GECAS. “We look forward to participating in the development of the company as it builds on its highly successful business model in the future.”
The flag carrier of Ireland, Aer Lingus operates an all-Airbus fleet of 43 aircraft to more than 80 destinations worldwide.
About GE Capital Aviation Services (GECAS)
GECAS (GECAS.com), the U.S. and Irish commercial aircraft financing and leasing business of GE, has a fleet of approximately 1,700 owned and serviced aircraft with over 230 airlines in over 75 countries. GECAS offers a wide range of aircraft types and financing options, including operating leases and secured debt financing, and also provides productivity solutions including spare engine leasing, airport and airline consulting services, and spare parts financing and management. GECAS, a unit of GE Capital, has offices in 24 cities around the world.
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