Profile: Aircastle Ltd (AYR.N)
Aircastle Limited, incorporated on October 29, 2004, is a holding company. The Company, through its subsidiaries, is engaged in investing in aviation assets, including acquiring, leasing, managing and selling high-utility commercial jet aircraft. The Company operates through leasing, financing, selling and managing commercial flight equipment segment. The Company's aircraft portfolio consists of approximately 160 aircraft leased to over 50 lessees located in approximately 30 countries.
The Company's aircraft fleet is managed by a team based in the United States, Ireland and Singapore. The Company also focuses on making investments in other aviation assets, including debt investments secured by commercial jet aircraft. The Company's aircraft portfolio includes passenger narrow-body aircrafts, passenger wide-body aircrafts and freighter aircrafts. The Company has operations in Europe, Asia and Pacific, North America, South America, and the Middle East and Africa.
The Company competes with GE Capital Aviation Services, AerCap Holdings NV, Air Lease Corporation, Aviation Capital Group, CIT Aerospace, SMBC Aviation Capital, BOC Aviation, Avolon Holdings/Bohai Leasing, Apollo Aviation Group, Deucalion, Castlelake and Alterna Capital Partners.
300 Stamford Pl
STAMFORD CT 06902-6765