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GE and AerCap Obtain All Required Regulatory Clearances for GECAS Transaction; Expect to Close on November 1, 2021

October 22, 2021

BOSTON, Mass.—October 22, 2021—GE (NYSE:GE) and AerCap have obtained all required regulatory clearances for the GECAS transaction. The parties expect to close the transaction on November 1, subject to other customary closing conditions set forth in the transaction agreement.

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