Company Overview

China Aircraft Leasing Group Holdings Limited ("CALC") is a full value chain aircraft solutions provider for the global aviation industry. The Group and its member companies offer services at every stage of an aircraft life cycle, from new aircraft, used aircraft, to aircraft coming to the end of their life, capturing the asset value of an aircraft fleet by proactive asset management. The Group’s scope of business includes regular operations such as aircraft operating leasing, purchase and leaseback, portfolio trading and asset management, as well as value-added services such as fleet upgrades, aircraft maintenance, repair and overhaul (“MRO”), aircraft disassembly and component sales.

Established in 2006 and headquartered in Hong Kong, CALC is China’s first aircraft operating lessor. It is currently the largest independent lessor in China. As of 31 Dec 2023, CALC’s fleet totaled 192 aircraft, with a strong order book backlog for new aircraft of 141 aircraft . Its clientele is widely spread across 20 countries and regions in Asia Pacific, the Middle East, Europe, North America, Latin America and Africa.

To extend its downstream aviation ecosystem on a global scale, CALC established Aircraft Recycling International Limited (“ARI”) in 2014. ARI’s comprehensive used aircraft solutions include aircraft and engine leasing, direct purchases and portfolio trades, aircraft purchase and leasebacks, supply of serviceable aircraft components, disassembly and recycling, MRO, aircraft conversion and more. Its Harbin base is the first large-scale aircraft recycling facility in Asia. In 2017, ARI fully acquired Universal Asset Management (“UAM”), a global aviation leader in disassembly, full recycling solutions, as well as component sales, warehousing and third-party logistics headquartered in the US, and worked together to create a global-state-of-the-art-life cycle solutions platform.In 2018, ARI joined force with FL Technics to establish FL ARI Aircraft Maintenance & Engineering Company Ltd (“FL ARI”), an aircraft MRO joint venture based in Harbin, China, to extend its service scope to comprehensive aircraft MRO.

Listed in Hong Kong as the first aircraft leasing company in Asia under stock code 01848.HK in July 2014, CALC is currently a constituent stock of MSCI China Small Cap index.

As a testament to its unique position and commitment to offering innovative andcomprehensive service offerings, CALC was named “Aircraft Lessor of the Year” by GlobalTransport Finance for the fourth consecutive year and “Asia-Pacific Lessor of the Year” for the second year in a row by Airline Economics during the year. These accolades demonstrate the tremendous level of recognition across the industry of the Group’s capabilities.