One other source also told the news agency that the Committee on Foreign Investment in the US would only clear a transaction involving ILFC
if there is no dominant stockholder in the bidding group.
Aeromexico is the second customer to take delivery of an airplane leased through ILFC
. To date, the 787 has accrued 930 orders from 57 customers worldwide.
Koellner, a former senior Boeing executive, had been an AIG board member since 2009 but will give up that seat for the ILFC
Under the terms of the agreement with the Thailand based carrier, ILFC
will lease six new B787-8 aircraft and two new 787-9 aircraft as well as options for two new 787-9 aircraft.
will use proceeds of the new term loan to repay a portion of the company's outstanding debt or related interest expense and pay related fees and expenses for the transaction.
Like many of AIG's business units, ILFC
has been put up for sale as AIG struggles to pay back the pounds 127bn it has been loaned by the US government to keep it afloat.
this week switched its order for 10 Airbus A380Fs to passenger versions and deferred deliveries, with the leasing firm to take its first A380 in 2013.
According to ILFC
CEO Henri Courpron, the deal, which is the first step within the expansion of his company's relationship with Lufthansa Technik, will bring a significant value, while supporting its strategy to offer comprehensive aircraft lifecycle solutions.Country: USASector: Machinery/EngineeringTarget: AeroTurbine Inc Buyer: Lufthansa Technik AG Vendor: International Lease Finance Corporation (ILFC
)Type: StakebuildingStatus: Agreed
The lawsuit said Hazy and other former ILFC
executives downloaded its files and "loaded en masse onto ALC's servers" confidential information.
intends on using the financing for the acquisition of seven new aircraft which are scheduled for delivery in 2012.