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Dutch aircraft leasor buys ILFC for US$5b

[TOULOUSE] AerCap Holdings NV agreed to buy International Lease Finance Corp (ILFC) from American International Group Inc (AIG) for US$5 billion to create an aircraft lessor rivalling General Electric Co's (GE) Gecas unit for size. AerCap will pay US insurer AIG US$3 billion in cash and the