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CIT Aerospace Delivers Five Airbus A321s to American Airlines
Aircraft are the First A321s in American’s Fleet
Friday, December 20, 2013 08:30 AM

NEW YORK – CIT Group Inc. (NYSE: CIT), today announced that CIT Aerospace, a global leader in aircraft finance, has delivered five Airbus A321s to American Airlines. 

The aircraft, MSNs 5834, 5860, 5895, 5884 and 5904, are powered by IAE V2533-A5 engines, and are the first A321s in American’s fleet to be used for U.S. Transcontinental service. Future aircraft deliveries include five A321s, which are scheduled through third quarter 2014.

About CIT Aerospace 
As one of the world's leading aircraft leasing organizations, CIT Aerospace provides leasing and financing packages – including operating leases and structuring and advisory services – for commercial airlines worldwide. CIT Aerospace owns and finances a fleet of approximately 330 commercial aircraft leased and financed to approximately 100 customers in 50 countries.

About CIT 
Founded in 1908, CIT (NYSE: CIT) is a financial holding company with more than $35 billion in financing and leasing assets. It provides financing, leasing and advisory services to its clients and their customers across more than 30 industries. CIT maintains leadership positions in middle market lendingfactoringretail financeaerospaceequipmentand rail leasing, and vendor finance. CIT operates CIT Bank (Member FDIC), its primary bank subsidiary, which, through its Internet bank, offers a suite of savings options designed to help customers achieve a range of financial goals.

C. Curtis Ritter
Director of Corporate Communications
(973) 740-5390

Matt Klein
Vice President, Media Relations
(973) 597-2020