Aviation Capital Group Announces Closing of $750 Million of Senior Unsecured Notes

NEWPORT BEACH, Calif. (Oct. 18, 2017) – Aviation Capital Group LLC (“ACG”) announced today that it has closed the sale of $750 million of 3.500% senior unsecured notes due 2027. Proceeds from the Notes will be used for general corporate purposes, including repayment of existing indebtedness. The Notes are not guaranteed by ACG’s parent company, any of ACG’s subsidiaries, or any third party.

“Today’s issuance marked the company’s fourth 10-year maturity offering in the 144A market and attracted ACG’s highest number of institutional investors in a single offering. We appreciate the continued support of our investors as we continue to fund the company’s business plan,” said Eric Blau, Treasurer, ACG.

About Aviation Capital Group

Aviation Capital Group is one of the world’s premier full service aircraft asset managers with approximately 441 owned, managed and committed aircraft as of June 30, 2017. ACG’s owned and managed aircraft are leased to approximately 95 airlines in approximately 40 countries. ACG was founded in 1989 and is an indirect wholly owned subsidiary of Pacific Life Insurance Company.

The Notes have not been and will not be registered under the U.S. Securities Act of 1933, as amended (the “Securities Act”) or the securities laws of any jurisdiction and may be offered or sold only in a transaction exempt from, or not subject to, the registration requirements of the Securities Act. The Notes were offered and sold only to qualified institutional buyers in reliance on Rule 144A under the Securities Act and outside the United States to non-U.S. persons in offshore transactions in reliance on Regulation S under the Securities Act.

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