Annual and transition report of foreign private issuers pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d)

Supplemental Guarantor Financial Information (Narrative) (Details)

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Supplemental Guarantor Financial Information (Narrative) (Details)
12 Months Ended
Dec. 31, 2015
USD ($)
AerCap Aviation Notes [Member]  
Debt Instrument [Line Items]  
Face amount $ 300,000,000
Stated interest rate 6.375%
AerCap Aviation Notes [Member] | AerCap Aviation Solutions B.V [Member]  
Debt Instrument [Line Items]  
Ownership interest 100.00%
Acquisition Notes [Member]  
Debt Instrument [Line Items]  
Face amount $ 2,600,000,000
2017 Notes [Member]  
Debt Instrument [Line Items]  
Face amount $ 400,000,000
Stated interest rate 2.75%
2019 Notes [Member]  
Debt Instrument [Line Items]  
Face amount $ 1,100,000,000
Stated interest rate 3.75%
2021 Notes [Member]  
Debt Instrument [Line Items]  
Face amount $ 1,100,000,000
Stated interest rate 4.50%
September 2014 Notes [Member]  
Debt Instrument [Line Items]  
Face amount $ 800,000,000
Stated interest rate 5.00%
June 2015 Notes [Member]  
Debt Instrument [Line Items]  
Face amount $ 1,000,000,000
2022 Notes [Member]  
Debt Instrument [Line Items]  
Face amount $ 500,000,000
Stated interest rate 4.625%
Citi Revolving Credit Facility [Member]  
Debt Instrument [Line Items]  
Credit facility, current borrowing capacity $ 285,000,000