Mar 23

AerCap opts for PACE route and aircraft economic analysis software

News & Press Release

Global leader in aircraft leasing and aviation finance to support aircraft evaluations with Pacelab Mission Suite


BERLIN/SEATTLE, 23 March 2017 – Aerospace software provider PACE today announced that AerCap, a global leader in aircraft leasing has purchased its route and aircraft economic analysis tool Pacelab Mission Suite. Pacelab Mission Suite will provide AerCap leasing and trading teams with reliable projections of aircraft operational performance, costs, revenues and profits on specific routes or route networks.

Performing a comprehensive comparison based on a wide array of technical and economic criteria, Pacelab Mission Suite helps establish a level playing field for contending aircraft types – an important asset considering AerCap’s highly diversified fleet portfolio, which includes more than 1,500 of the most in-demand and technologically advanced narrow- and wide-body aircraft.

Pacelab Mission Suite also provides a swift setup of new investigations, which enables aircraft leasing companies to quickly process customer requests and to trade off large numbers of aircraft, routes, runways, and/or economic parameters.


Note to Editors

About AerCap Holdings N.V

AerCap is the global leader in aircraft leasing with, as of December 31, 2016, 1,566 owned, managed or on order aircraft in its portfolio. AerCap has one of the most attractive order books in the industry. AerCap serves approximately 200 customers in approximately 80 countries with comprehensive fleet solutions. AerCap is listed on the New York Stock Exchange (AER) and has its headquarters in Dublin with offices in Amsterdam, Los Angeles, Shannon, Fort Lauderdale, Miami, Singapore, Shanghai, Abu Dhabi, Seattle and Toulouse.

More information about AerCap is available online at

About PACE Aerospace Engineering and Information Technology GmbH

PACE provides the global aerospace and aviation industries with trail-blazing software products that improve the way aircraft are designed, marketed and operated. Major areas of application are preliminary aircraft and systems architecture design, aircraft and cabin configuration, aircraft analysis and evaluation, and fuel and operational efficiency management.

PACE is a subsidiary of TXT Group. In unison with TXT engineering division TXT NEXT, PACE offers a wide range of customization, integration and consulting services to help customers meet individual requirements and leverage the full potential of their software investment.

PACE and TXT serve their international customer base of aircraft manufacturers, commercial and military operators, engine manufacturers and 1st tier suppliers and research institutions from their respective head offices in Berlin and Milan, supported by regional teams in Seattle, Toulouse and several other locations across the Netherlands, Germany, Switzerland and the UK.

Resources & additional information

PDF version (English)

PDF version (German)

Pacelab Mission Suite product page 


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