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Aircastle Limited
Type Public
Traded as NYSEAYR
Industry Commercial Aircraft Sales and Leasing
Founded 2005
Headquarters Stamford, Connecticut, USA
Number of locations 3 locations
Area served Worldwide
Key people Ron Wainshal (CEO)
David Walton (COO)
Michael Inglese (CFO)
Services Commercial Aircraft Leasing and Sales
Revenue Increase US$709 Million (FY 2013)[1]
Operating income Increase US$59.3 Million(FY 2013)[1]
Profit Increase US$29.8 Million (FY 2013)[1]
Total assets Increase US$6.25 Billion (FY 2013)[2]
Total equity Increase US$1.65 Billion (FY 2013)[2]
Owners Public Company
Employees Approximately 100

Aircastle is a global company that acquires and leases high-utility commercial jet aircraft to customers throughout the world. High-utility aircraft are generally modern, operationally efficient jets with a large operator base and long useful lives.

It has its headquarters in Stamford, Connecticut, USA, with offices in Dublin and Singapore. Aircastle was incorporated on October 29, 2004 and now owns about 164 jet airliners, both narrow-body and wide-body types, which are leased to over 65 airlines around the world. The company specialises in operating leasing of aircraft.

Since August 8, 2006, Aircastle has been traded on the New York Stock Exchange under the ticker symbol AYR.


  1. ^ a b c Aircastle (AYR) annual SEC income statement filing via Wikinvest
  2. ^ a b Aircastle (AYR) annual SEC balance sheet filing via Wikinvest

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