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Aircastle Limited
Traded as NYSEAYR
Industry Commercial Aircraft Sales and Leasing
Founded 2005
Headquarters Stamford, Connecticut, United States
Number of locations
3 locations
Area served
Key people
Ron Wainshal (CEO)
Christopher Beers (COO)
Michael Inglese (CFO)
Services Commercial Aircraft Leasing and Sales
Revenue Increase US$709 Million (FY 2013)[1]
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]
Number of 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, United States, 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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