CIT Aerospace, a global leader in aircraft finance, today announced that it signed 31 lease agreements and delivered 19 aircraft in the second quarter of 2013. The deliveries include new and used aircraft, as well as lease extensions of its existing fleet, while the lease agreements include current and future leases of commercial aircraft. In addition, the Company added one new customer to its client base. This brings first half 2013 totals to 59 signed lease agreements and 28 aircraft delivered.
CIT Aerospace serves approximately 100 customers in 50 countries and owns or finances a fleet of approximately 350 commercial aircraft.
About CIT Aerospace
CIT Aerospace provides financing solutions to a broad spectrum of the global aerospace value chain ranging from operators of commercial and business aircraft to manufacturers and suppliers in the aerospace and defense industries as well as financial institutions. cit.com/aerospace
Founded in 1908, CIT (NYSE: CIT) is a bank holding company with more than $35billion in financing and leasing assets. It provides financing and leasing capital and advisory services to its clients and their customers across more than 30 industries. CIT maintains leadership positions in small business and middle market lending, factoring, retail finance,aerospace, equipment and rail leasing, and vendor finance. CIT also operates CIT Bank (Member FDIC), its primary bank subsidiary, which, through its online bank BankOnCIT.com, offers a suite of savings options designed to help customers achieve a range of financial goals. cit.com
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