GE CAPITAL AVIATION TO LEASE TWO EMBRAER E190S TO MYANMA

(The following is a reformatted version of a press release
issued by GE Capital Aviation Services Limited and received via
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September 24, 2012 
GE Capital Aviation Services To Lease Two Embraer E190s to
Myanma Airways 
First Aircraft Leased Into Myanmar By GE Unit 
SINGAPORE, September 24, 2012 - GE Capital Aviation Services
Limited (GECAS), the commercial aircraft leasing and financing
arm of GE, announced it will lease two modern Embraer E190
aircraft to Myanma Airways, the flag carrier of Myanmar. 
The aircraft are scheduled for delivery in November and December
2012. 
GECAS President and CEO Norman C.T. Liu said: “GECAS is very
pleased to be partnering with the flag carrier of Myanmar. These
two aircraft - which are modern, fuel-efficient aircraft powered
by GE engines -- will help Myanma Airways expand its fleet, and
their operations. This is another example of our strategy to
build our business in emerging markets,” he added. 
With this contract, Myanmar becomes the 76th country where GECAS
leases aircraft. 
Myanma Airways Managing Director Than Tun added: “We are
delighted to begin working with established companies like GE
and Embraer to help build and modernize our transportation
infrastructure and expand the benefits of air travel to our
citizens.” 
The Embraer E190, powered by CF34-10E engines made by GE
Aviation, will expand and modernize the Myanma Airlines fleet.
Over 1,000 orders for E-Jets have been placed and over 800 units
delivered, to date. The aircraft have ranges of up to 2,400
nautical miles (4,448 kilometers) and feature state-of-the-art,
fly-by-wire technology that increase operating safety while
reducing pilot workload and fuel consumption. 
About Myanma Airways 
Established in 1948, Myanma Airways is the only state-owned
airline of Myanmar, currently serving all major domestic
destinations from its main base at Yangon International Airport.
At the end of 2012, it will launch international flights as the
national flag carrier of Myanmar. 
About GE Capital Aviation Services (GECAS)
GECAS, the U.S. and Irish commercial aircraft financing and
leasing business of GE, has a fleet of over 1,710 owned and
managed aircraft with approximately 235 airlines in over 75
countries. GECAS offers a wide range of aircraft types and
financing options, including operating leases and secured debt
financing, and also provides productivity solutions including
spare engine leasing, spare parts financing and management.
GECAS, a unit of GE Capital, has offices in 24 cities around the
world. (www.GECAS.com) 
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