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FEBRUARY 21, 2017

SKY Leasing Completes Successful Launch Year
In 2016, SKY Leasing, a full-service aircraft leasing company headquartered in Dublin, Ireland, originated an initial portfolio of 18 aircraft with an appraised value of approximately $1.0 billion, diversified globally across 14 different lessees including Aeroméxico, China Airlines, Ethiopian Airlines, Hawaiian Airlines, Malindo Air, and Volaris.

SEPTEMBER 28, 2016

SKY Leasing Closes $750 Million Warehouse Facility
SKY Aviation Leasing International Limited ("SKY Leasing"), a full-service aircraft leasing company headquarted in Dublin, Ireland, today announced the closing of a $750 million warehouse debt financing facility (the "Facility").

SEPTEMBER 28, 2016

SKY Leasing Acquires Initial Seven Aircraft
Through two separate secondary market transactions, SKY Aviation Leasing International Limited ("SKY Leasing") acquired seven commercial aircraft on lease with five existing customers (airberlin, Gol Linhas Aéreas, Jet Airways, SpiceJet, and Thai Lion Air) and two new customers (Beijing Capital Airlines and China Airlines).

MAY 20, 2016

SKY Leasing Announces the Sale of One Boeing 757-200ER
SKY Aviation Leasing Management LLC (“SKY Leasing”), a full-service aircraft leasing company based in San Francisco, CA, is pleased to announce the sale to another lessor of one Boeing B757-200ER aircraft on lease to OpenSkies.

MAY 10, 2016

SKY Leasing Completes the Sale of One Airbus A320-200
SKY Aviation Leasing Management LLC (“SKY Leasing”), a full-service aircraft leasing company based in San Francisco, CA, is pleased to announce the sale to another lessor of one Airbus A320-200 aircraft on lease to Avion Express (“Avion”).

DECEMBER 30, 2015

SKY Leasing Completes the Sale of One Airbus A320-200
SKY Aviation Leasing Management LLC (“SKY Leasing”), a full-service aircraft leasing company based in San Francisco, CA, is pleased to announce the sale of one Airbus A320-200 aircraft on lease to Small Planet Airlines.

DECEMBER 30, 2015

SKY Leasing Expanding Relationship with Lease of 3rd Boeing 767-300 to Santa Barbara Airlines
SKY Aviation Leasing Management LLC (“SKY Leasing”), a full-service aircraft leasing company based in San Francisco, CA, is pleased to announce the delivery of one Boeing 767 to long-time customer Santa Barbara Airlines (“SBA”). This is one of many aircraft that SKY has on lease to SBA.

DECEMBER 30, 2015

SKY Leasing Completes the Sale of One Boeing 757-200
SKY Aviation Leasing Management LLC (“SKY Leasing”), a full-service aircraft leasing company based in San Francisco, CA, is pleased to announce the sale of one Boeing 757-200 aircraft on lease to Air Astana.

OCTOBER 15, 2015

ATL Partners and PSP Investments Launch Aviation Leasing Platform with Industry Veteran Richard Wiley
ATL Partners (“ATL”), a leading aerospace and transportation focused private equity firm, announced today that it is partnering with the Public Sector Pension Investment Board (“PSP Investments”), one of Canada’s largest pension investment managers, to form SKY Leasing.