A Trusted and Reliable Partner to the World’s Leading Airlines

The SMBC Aircraft Finance Department works closely with our specialty subsidiary, SMBC Aviation Capital (incorporated in Ireland), and with SMBC Leasing and Finance Inc., to provide clients with a range of financing options, including debt products and operating leases. Our teams in New York, London, Singapore, Tokyo, and Dublin have deep knowledge of and experience in all aspects of aircraft financing and provide comprehensive solutions to our clients, including secured loans, PDP financing, Jolco (Japanese operating leases) debt and equity, EETC liquidity facilities, and operating leases.

Direct Finance and Operating Leases for Aircraft

Direct Finance and Operating Leases for Aircraft

Aircraft Finance Department

SMBC is an experienced financial advisor and lender in the aircraft finance market. Through our offices in London, New York, and Tokyo, our Aircraft Finance Department supports clients in Europe, the Middle East, the Americas, Africa, and Asia.

SMBC Aviation Capital

Through our subsidiary SMBC Aviation Capital, a leading global aircraft leasing company incorporated in Dublin, Ireland, we lease commercial jet aircraft to airlines and offer investors and aircraft owners a range of investment opportunities and management services.

Sumitomo Mitsui Finance and Leasing Company, Ltd.

Our corporate relationships are built on trust. As our clients navigate the opportunities and challenges presented by an ever-changing economic landscape, they count on SMBC to carefully balance short-term results and long-term stability. SMBC has always maintained a prudent and far-sighted approach while emphasizing innovation and performance. Sumitomo Mitsui Finance and Leasing Company, Ltd. helps us to execute this strategy.