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ILFC Concludes 296 Lease Transactions in 2011

<p class='bwalignc'> <i><b>Year-end Count Is Near-record Level - Growth In Sale-leaseback Strategy</b></i> </p>

Monday, January 23, 2012

ILFC Concludes 296 Lease Transactions in 201107:36 EST Monday, January 23, 2012 LOS ANGELES (Business Wire) -- International Lease Finance Corporation (ILFC), a wholly owned subsidiary of American International Group, Inc. (NYSE: AIG), announced it completed a total of 296 lease transactions for 2011. These transactions include extensions and placements from ILFC's existing fleet and sale-leasebacks of 20 aircraft with a value of more than $800 million. ILFC currently has over 180 customers in more than 80 countries. “ILFC continues to move forward with initiatives to deepen our customer relationships and expand our customer base of over 180 airline operators. Our size and scope are important advantages that allow us to meet the ever-changing fleet needs of airlines around the world,” ILFC Executive Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer Philip Scruggs commented. “The ILFC team has never been more committed and energized in our focus on delivering expanded and unique aircraft fleet solutions.” About ILFC ILFC is the world's largest independent aircraft lessor measured by number of owned aircraft. ILFC's portfolio consists of over 1,000 owned or managed aircraft, as well as commitments to purchase 252 new high-demand, fuel-efficient aircraft and rights to purchase an additional 50 such aircraft. 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. International Lease Finance CorporationPaul Thibeau,