Air Finance Journal Copying and distributing are prohibited without permission of the publisher

Patrick Kennedy, Aircastle's managing director in Asia, dies at 47

01 September 2011

Colleagues and friends remember Patrick Kennedy who passed away last month.

Tags: Patrick Kennedy  |  Aircastle  |  Boullioun

Patrick Kennedy passed away suddenly in early August while in Dublin. Kennedy, who led Aircastle's Singapore office, a well regarded and liked industry veteran, was a long-time fixture in the Asian aircraft leasing scene.

Kennedy was born in Hong Kong in 1964, the only son of a Malaysian mother and Irish father. He attended school in Penang and Blackrock College in Dublin before completing his studies at University College Dublin. After graduating, Patrick worked two years for a plantation company in Monrovia, Liberia.

Kennedy began his 25-year career in aviation when he joined Club Air in Dublin in 1986. His first experience with an aircraft leasing company was in...

Featured deal

Aegean | 02-16 | Sale/leaseback | 1xA320-200 30/03/2016
Latest Deal Status Financial close
Overall Arrangers
Assets A320
Law firm

Latest Poll

Bank LTVs for a BB-rated or equivalent rated airline for 10-year secured bank debt for two new 737s, are now approximately:

Upcoming Events