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Shannon, Ireland, 2014/04/02 - GE Capital Aviation Services Limited (GECAS), the commercial aircraft leasing and financing arm of GE announced delivery of a new leased Airbus A320 aircraft to Aigle Azur to expand the carrier’s fleet - GECAS.com. NYSE: GE
The aircraft comes from GECAS’ existing order book with Airbus.
Aigle Azur was founded in 1946 and is the second largest scheduled French airline, with more than 300 flights per week from many French airports to Algeria, Portugal, Russia, Mali and Tunisia. It operates a fleet of 12 Airbus aircraft to more than 25 international destinations.
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 over 1,620 owned and serviced aircraft with over 230 airlines. With 40+ years of industry experience, GECAS is recognized as the pre-eminent airline leasing company in the world, offering a wide range of aircraft types and financing options, including operating leases and secured debt financing. GECAS also provides an ever expanding array of 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 23 cities around the world, and services customers in 74 countries.
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