ILFC and Xiamen Airlines Complete Deliveries of Four New B737-800 Aircraft

  ILFC and Xiamen Airlines Complete Deliveries of Four New B737-800 Aircraft

Business Wire

LOS ANGELES -- December 5, 2013

International Lease Finance Corporation (ILFC), a wholly owned subsidiary of
American International Group, Inc. (NYSE: AIG), announced today the delivery
of a new Boeing 737-800 to Southeastern China-based Xiamen Airlines. This
aircraft is the last of four new B737-800s, which have been delivered by ILFC
to the airline during the current year as part of a long-term lease agreement.

“We are delighted to have delivered four new B737-800s to Xiamen Airlines this
year, and look forward to continuing our valuable relationship,” said ILFC’s
Senior Vice President and Head of China Peter Chang. “This delivery further
demonstrates ILFC’s singular mission in Greater China by providing our airline
customers with advanced aircraft fleet solutions that are customized to
effectively support their needs in order to meet the region’s robust traffic

“Xiamen Airlines is very pleased to have accepted four new B737-800s from ILFC
in 2013. Our cooperation with ILFC dates back to 1996, and over the last 17
years, we have built a close relationship, which provides great solutions for
our airline’s fleet expansion needs,” said Xiamen Airlines President and
Chairman Mr. Che, Shang Lun. “We look forward to continuing our work with ILFC
in a more creative and extensive way. We also believe that our cooperation has
entered into a new era with these brand new aircraft deliveries, and will
definitely contribute to advancing Xiamen Airlines’ internationalization plans
and its further development.”

The four aircraft have been delivered with CFM engines and the seating
configuration comprising 8 business and 162 economy class seats.

About Xiamen Airlines

Xiamen Airlines, based in Southeastern China and established in 1984, operates
a flight network comprised of 218 domestic routes, and 26 international and
regional routes, offering over 3,200 weekly flights originating from
Xiamen/Fuzhou to all major municipalities, provincial capital cities and major
tourist destinations across China. Xiamen Airlines is the only Chinese
airline, which operates a fleet of solely Boeing aircraft. Currently the
airline operates a fleet of 97 aircraft. Xiamen Airlines is full member of the
SkyTeam alliance since November 2012.

About ILFC

International Lease Finance Corporation (ILFC) is a global market leader in
the leasing and remarketing of commercial aircraft. With nearly 1,000 owned
and managed aircraft and commitments to purchase approximately 330 new
high-demand, fuel-efficient aircraft, ILFC is the world's largest independent
aircraft lessor. ILFC has approximately 200 customers in more than 80
countries and provides part-out and engine leasing services through its
subsidiary, AeroTurbine. ILFC operates from offices in Los Angeles, Amsterdam,
Beijing, Dublin, Miami, Seattle, and Singapore. ILFC is a wholly owned
subsidiary of American International Group, Inc. (AIG). |
Twitter: @ILFCGlobal

About AIG

American International Group, Inc. (AIG) is a leading international insurance
organization serving customers in more than 130 countries. AIG companies serve
commercial, institutional, and individual customers through one of the most
extensive worldwide property-casualty networks of any insurer. In addition,
AIG companies are leading providers of life insurance and retirement services
in the United States. AIG common stock is listed on the New York Stock
Exchange and the Tokyo Stock Exchange. Additional information about AIG can be
found at


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