Netherlands-based lessor AerCap has experienced strong demand as low fuel prices have boosted airlines into record-making profits, creating a need for additional aircraft, according to AerCap president and CCO Philip Scruggs. Scruggs told ATW, “We have more than 430 aircraft on backlog. With 1,230 aircraft managed and owned in our fleet, over the next four years we [will] have plenty of new aircraft on delivery, which will peak in 2018 and 2019.” “Our business is dealing ...

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