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UNITED STATES
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
 

 
FORM 8-K
 
 
CURRENT REPORT
Pursuant to Section 13 OR 15(d) of
The Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported) November 8, 2019 (November 6, 2019)
 
 
Aircastle Limited
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
 
 
 
Bermuda
 
001-32959
 
98-0444035
(State or other jurisdiction
of incorporation)
 
(Commission
File Number)
 
(IRS Employer
Identification No.)
c/o Aircastle Advisor LLC, 201 Tresser Boulevard,
Suite 400
 
 
Stamford
 
 
Connecticut
 
06901
(Address of principal executive offices)
 
(Zip Code)
Registrant’s telephone number, including area code (203) 504-1020
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report.)
 
 
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Section 8-Other Events

Item 8.01. Other Events.

On November 6, 2019, Aircastle Limited (NYSE: AYR) announced that the Board of Directors declared a fourth quarter 2019 cash dividend on its common shares of $0.32 per share, payable on December 13, 2019 to shareholders of record on November 29, 2019, as described in the press release attached hereto as Exhibit 99.1, which is incorporated herein by reference.

Item 9.01    Financial Statements and Exhibits.
(d)     Exhibits.
 
 
 
Exhibit
No.
 
Description
 
 
 
99.1
 
Press Release, dated November 6, 2019, issued by Aircastle Limited.
104
 
Cover Page Interactive Data File (embedded within the Inline XBRL document).







SIGNATURE
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
 
AIRCASTLE LIMITED
            (Registrant)
 
/s/ Aaron Dahlke
Aaron Dahlke
Chief Financial Officer
Date: November 8, 2019






EXHIBIT INDEX 

 
 
 
Exhibit
No.
 
Description
 
 
 
99.1
 
104
 
Cover Page Interactive Data File (embedded within the Inline XBRL document).




Exhibit
Exhibit 99.1



FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE


Aircastle Announces Fourth Quarter 2019 Quarterly Dividend

Stamford, CT. November 6, 2019 — Aircastle Limited (NYSE: AYR) (“Aircastle”) announced today that the Board of Directors declared a fourth quarter 2019 cash dividend on its common shares of $0.32 per share, payable on December 13, 2019 to shareholders of record on November 29, 2019. This is our 54th consecutive dividend and represents a 6.7% increase over the previous quarter’s cash dividend. Since 2011, Aircastle has increased the common dividend ten times.

About Aircastle Limited

Aircastle Limited acquires, leases and sells commercial jet aircraft to airlines throughout the world. As of September 30, 2019, Aircastle owned and managed on behalf of its joint ventures 277 aircraft leased to 87 customers located in 48 countries.

Contacts:    

Aircastle Advisor LLC    The IGB Group
Frank Constantinople, SVP Investor Relations    Leon Berman
Tel: +1-203-504-1063    Tel: +1-212-477-8438
fconstantinople@aircastle.com     lberman@igbir.com


For more information on Aircastle, please visit www.aircastle.com.

SOURCE: Aircastle Limited