(Corrects headline and first paragraph to say Aircastle is being acquired in a deal valued at $2.4 billion, not for $2.4 billion)
Nov 6 (Reuters) - Aircastle Ltd said on Wednesday affiliates of Japan-based Marubeni Corp and Mizuho Leasing Company had offered to buy the aircraft lessor in a deal valued at $2.4 billion.
The companies have offered $32 in cash per Aircastle share.
The deal is expected to close in the first half of 2020, Aircastle said. (Reporting by Sanjana Shivdas in Bengaluru; Editing by Shinjini Ganguli)