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15 December 2014

Avolon Announces Pricing of Initial Public Offering

Avolon Holdings Limited ("Avolon") today announced the pricing of its initial public offering of 13,636,363 common shares at a public offering price of $20.00 per share. The shares are expected to begin trading on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol "AVOL" on December 12, 2014. All of the common shares are being offered by the selling shareholders. The selling shareholders have granted the underwriters an option to purchase up to 2,045,454 additional common shares to cover over-­‐allotments, if any. Avolon will not receive any of the proceeds from the offering. The offering is expected to close on December 17, 2014, subject to customary closing conditions. 

J.P. Morgan Securities LLC, Morgan Stanley & Co. LLC, Citigroup Global Markets Inc., UBS Securities LLC and Wells Fargo Securities, LLC are acting as joint book-­‐running managers.

The offering is being made only by means of a prospectus. Copies of the prospectus related to the offering may be obtained, when available, from J.P. Morgan Securities LLC, via telephone: (866) 803-­‐9204, or standard mail at J.P. Morgan Securities LLC, c/o Broadridge Financial Solutions, 1155 Long Island Avenue, Edgewood, NY, 11717, Attn.: Prospectus Dept.; Morgan Stanley & Co. LLC, via mail at Morgan Stanley & Co. LLC, Attn.: Prospectus Dept., 180 Varick Street, 2nd Floor, New York, NY 10014, or Citigroup Global Markets Inc. via telephone: (800) 831-­‐9146, or standard mail at Citigroup, c/o Broadridge Financial Solutions, 1155 Long Island Avenue, Edgewood, NY, 11717, Attn.: Prospectus Dept.

A registration statement relating to these securities has been filed with and declared effective by the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (the "SEC"). This press release shall not constitute an offer to sell or the solicitation of an offer to buy, nor shall there be any sale of these securities in any state or jurisdiction in which such offer, solicitation or sale would be unlawful prior to registration or qualification under the securities laws of any such state or jurisdiction.