Business

April 24, 2013

GE Capital Aviation Services signs purchase, leaseback transaction with Spirit Airlines

GE Capital Aviation Services LLC, the commercial aircraft leasing and financing arm of GE, has signed a purchase and leaseback transaction with Spirit Airlines for six new Airbus A320 aircraft to expand the carrierís fleet.

GECAS delivered the first aircraft to Spirit in March. The remainder deliver in 2013 with all six aircraft coming from Spiritís existing order book with Airbus.

Spirit operates more than 200 daily flights with an all-Airbus fleet to more than 50 destinations within the U.S., Latin America and Caribbean.




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