We have a leading global aircraft leasing business focused on acquiring, leasing, managing and selling commercial aircraft. We focus on building and maintaining a portfolio of young, modern and fuel-efficient commercial aircraft, with a view to maximizing long-term earnings growth and delivering superior risk-adjusted returns through the aviation industry cycle. Since our inception, we have continually expanded our owned aircraft portfolio and grown our business scale, customer network and industry experience.

We have a leading global aircraft leasing business focused on acquiring, leasing, managing and selling commercial aircraft. We focus on building and maintaining a portfolio of young, modern and fuel-efficient commercial aircraft, with a view to maximizing long-term earnings growth and delivering superior risk-adjusted returns through the aviation industry cycle. Since our inception, we have continually expanded our owned aircraft portfolio and grown our business scale, customer network and industry experience.

We believe that by applying our expertise through an integrated business model, we will be able to identify and execute on a broad range of market opportunities that may arise in the aircraft life cycle. We have the infrastructure, expertise and resources to execute diverse aircraft transactions in a variety of market conditions. We acquire aircraft through various channels, including direct orders from manufacturers, sale-and-leaseback transactions and portfolio acquisitions from other lessors, to grow our business. We maintain relationship with airlines, aircraft leasing companies and aircraft investors globally and seek to sell assets strategically to optimize our portfolio in response to market conditions. We have a team of professionals dedicated to our Aircraft Leasing business. The combination of a young and modern aircraft portfolio, proven industry expertise and robust risk management had contributed to a 100% fleet utilization of our owned portfolio under operating leases without unscheduled lease terminations, delivery failures or credit losses from 2013 to 2015.


The majority of our lessees are flag carriers and major airlines of their respective countries, with good credit record and cooperative relationships with us. We lease our aircraft to lessees in diverse geographical regions around the globe.

We have active relationships with airlines globally, which helps us place new aircraft, re-market end-of-lease aircraft and source transactions to grow our fleet through multiple acquisition channels. In addition to actively maintaining existing customer relationships, we also seek new customers through participation in major aviation industry conferences, referrals by aircraft manufacturers as well as Internet platforms.


Relationship with Airbus, Boeing and Other Manufacturers
We maintain cooperative relationships with aircraft manufacturers such as Airbus and Boeing, and engine manufacturers such as CFM International, International Aero Engines and Pratt & Whitney. These extensive manufacturer relationships and the scale of our business enable us to place large orders with favorable terms and conditions, including pricing and delivery terms.
We are actively involved with consultative bodies, events and forums that have been formed by the aircraft and major engine manufacturers to engage with the industry on the development and design of new products. Our membership of these groups provides us with multiple opportunities to share views and seek to influence technology development and design activity to align with customer requirements and drive future growth.