Air Lease Corporation (NYSE: AL) announced a long term lease agreement with Far Eastern Air Transport (FEAT), an international airline based in Taipei, Taiwan, for one Boeing 737-800. The aircraft is presently on lease to a European carrier since early 2012 and will deliver to FEAT in June 2016. This is ALC's second 737 lease placement with FEAT, the first being a new 737-800 delivering in the second quarter of 2016 which was announced earlier this year.

"ALC is very pleased to place a second B737-800 aircraft with Far Eastern Air Transport. We will continue to work closely with the FEAT management team as they renew and expand their fleet," said Jie Chen, Air Lease Corporation's Executive Vice President and Managing Director, Asia.

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About Air Lease Corporation (NYSE: AL)

ALC is a leading aircraft leasing company based in Los Angeles, California that has airline customers throughout the world. ALC and its team of dedicated and experienced professionals are principally engaged in purchasing commercial aircraft and leasing them to its airline customers worldwide through customized aircraft leasing and financing solutions. For more information, visit ALC's website at

About Far Eastern Air Transport

Far Eastern Air Transport (FEAT) is an international airline established in 1957 with domestic and international services to Cambodia, China, South Korea, Philippines, Taiwan, Vietnam, and Indonesia. Its head office and main base is Taipei Songshan Airport in Songshan District, Taipei, Taiwan (Republic of China).

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