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

Supplemental Guarantor Financial Information (Condensed Consolidated Balance Sheet) (AGAT/AICDC Notes) (Details)

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Supplemental Guarantor Financial Information (Condensed Consolidated Balance Sheet) (AGAT/AICDC Notes) (Details) - USD ($)
$ in Thousands
Dec. 31, 2016
Dec. 31, 2015
Dec. 31, 2014
Dec. 31, 2013
Assets        
Cash and cash equivalents $ 2,035,447 $ 2,403,098 $ 1,490,369 $ 295,514
Restricted cash 329,180 419,447    
Flight equipment held for operating leases, net 31,501,973 32,219,494 31,984,668  
Maintenance rights intangible and lease premium, net 2,167,925 3,139,045    
Flight equipment held for sale 107,392 71,055    
Net investment in finance and sales-type leases 755,882 469,198    
Prepayments on flight equipment 3,265,979 3,300,426 3,486,514  
Investments including investments in subsidiaries 118,783 114,711    
Other assets 779,206 998,743    
Total Assets 41,620,453 43,749,499    
Liabilities and Equity        
Debt 27,716,999 29,641,863    
Total Liabilities 33,038,189 35,323,690    
Total AerCap Holdings N.V. Shareholders' equity 8,524,447 8,348,963    
Non-controlling interest 57,817 76,846    
Total Equity 8,582,264 8,425,809 7,942,548 2,429,232
Total Liabilities and Equity 41,620,453 43,749,499    
AGAT/AICDC Notes [Member]        
Assets        
Cash and cash equivalents 2,035,000 2,403,000 1,490,000 296,000
Restricted cash 329,000 419,000    
Flight equipment held for operating leases, net 31,502,000 32,219,000    
Maintenance rights intangible and lease premium, net 2,168,000 3,139,000    
Flight equipment held for sale 107,000 71,000    
Net investment in finance and sales-type leases 757,000 469,000    
Prepayments on flight equipment 3,266,000 3,300,000    
Investments including investments in subsidiaries 119,000 115,000    
Other assets 1,337,000 1,614,000    
Total Assets 41,620,000 43,749,000    
Liabilities and Equity        
Debt 27,717,000 29,642,000    
Other liabilities 5,321,000 5,681,000    
Total Liabilities 33,038,000 35,323,000    
Total AerCap Holdings N.V. Shareholders' equity 8,524,000 8,349,000    
Non-controlling interest 58,000 77,000    
Total Equity 8,582,000 8,426,000    
Total Liabilities and Equity 41,620,000 43,749,000    
AGAT/AICDC Notes [Member] | Eliminations [Member]        
Assets        
Investments including investments in subsidiaries (22,374,000) (19,453,000)    
Intercompany receivables (27,098,000) (23,478,000)    
Other assets (168,000) (29,000)    
Total Assets (49,640,000) (42,960,000)    
Liabilities and Equity        
Intercompany payables (27,098,000) (23,478,000)    
Other liabilities (168,000) (29,000)    
Total Liabilities (27,266,000) (23,507,000)    
Total AerCap Holdings N.V. Shareholders' equity (22,374,000) (19,453,000)    
Total Equity (22,374,000) (19,453,000)    
Total Liabilities and Equity (49,640,000) (42,960,000)    
AGAT/AICDC Notes [Member] | AerCap Holdings N.V. [Member]        
Assets        
Cash and cash equivalents 4,000 14,000 7,000  
Investments including investments in subsidiaries 9,310,000 8,290,000    
Intercompany receivables 106,000 46,000    
Other assets 104,000 61,000    
Total Assets 9,524,000 8,411,000    
Liabilities and Equity        
Intercompany payables 978,000 4,000    
Other liabilities 22,000 58,000    
Total Liabilities 1,000,000 62,000    
Total AerCap Holdings N.V. Shareholders' equity 8,524,000 8,349,000    
Total Equity 8,524,000 8,349,000    
Total Liabilities and Equity 9,524,000 8,411,000    
AGAT/AICDC Notes [Member] | AerCap Global Aviation Trust [Member]        
Assets        
Cash and cash equivalents 829,000 769,000 225,000  
Flight equipment held for operating leases, net 11,012,000 13,913,000    
Maintenance rights intangible and lease premium, net 1,190,000 1,789,000    
Flight equipment held for sale 28,000 12,000    
Net investment in finance and sales-type leases 437,000 193,000    
Prepayments on flight equipment 3,006,000 3,022,000    
Investments including investments in subsidiaries 874,000 633,000    
Intercompany receivables 12,639,000 11,541,000    
Other assets 538,000 619,000    
Total Assets 30,553,000 32,491,000    
Liabilities and Equity        
Debt 17,316,000 19,456,000    
Intercompany payables 3,726,000 4,025,000    
Other liabilities 2,241,000 2,676,000    
Total Liabilities 23,283,000 26,157,000    
Total AerCap Holdings N.V. Shareholders' equity 7,270,000 6,334,000    
Total Equity 7,270,000 6,334,000    
Total Liabilities and Equity 30,553,000 32,491,000    
AGAT/AICDC Notes [Member] | AerCap Ireland Capital Designated Activity Company [Member]        
Assets        
Cash and cash equivalents 64,000 62,000 14,000  
Investments including investments in subsidiaries 7,249,000 6,319,000    
Intercompany receivables 1,000      
Other assets 60,000 41,000    
Total Assets 7,374,000 6,422,000    
Liabilities and Equity        
Intercompany payables 5,057,000 4,872,000    
Other liabilities 11,000 14,000    
Total Liabilities 5,068,000 4,886,000    
Total AerCap Holdings N.V. Shareholders' equity 2,306,000 1,536,000    
Total Equity 2,306,000 1,536,000    
Total Liabilities and Equity 7,374,000 6,422,000    
AGAT/AICDC Notes [Member] | Guarantors [Member]        
Assets        
Cash and cash equivalents 931,000 [1] 1,366,000 [1] 1,006,000 [1],[2] 140,000 [2]
Restricted cash [1] 9,000 18,000    
Flight equipment held for operating leases, net [1] 1,299,000 1,171,000    
Maintenance rights intangible and lease premium, net [1] 52,000 82,000    
Net investment in finance and sales-type leases [1] 166,000 57,000    
Prepayments on flight equipment [1] 5,000 6,000    
Investments including investments in subsidiaries [1] 4,941,000 4,211,000    
Intercompany receivables [1] 8,405,000 6,152,000    
Other assets [1] 632,000 580,000    
Total Assets [1] 16,440,000 13,643,000    
Liabilities and Equity        
Debt [1] 340,000 375,000    
Intercompany payables [1] 7,067,000 5,473,000    
Other liabilities [1] 448,000 234,000    
Total Liabilities [1] 7,855,000 6,082,000    
Total AerCap Holdings N.V. Shareholders' equity [1] 8,509,000 7,484,000    
Non-controlling interest [1] 76,000 77,000    
Total Equity [1] 8,585,000 7,561,000    
Total Liabilities and Equity [1] 16,440,000 13,643,000    
AGAT/AICDC Notes [Member] | Non-Guarantors [Member]        
Assets        
Cash and cash equivalents 207,000 192,000 $ 238,000 $ 156,000
Restricted cash 320,000 401,000    
Flight equipment held for operating leases, net 19,191,000 17,135,000    
Maintenance rights intangible and lease premium, net 926,000 1,268,000    
Flight equipment held for sale 79,000 59,000    
Net investment in finance and sales-type leases 154,000 219,000    
Prepayments on flight equipment 255,000 272,000    
Investments including investments in subsidiaries 119,000 115,000    
Intercompany receivables 5,947,000 5,739,000    
Other assets 171,000 342,000    
Total Assets 27,369,000 25,742,000    
Liabilities and Equity        
Debt 10,061,000 9,811,000    
Intercompany payables 10,270,000 9,104,000    
Other liabilities 2,767,000 2,728,000    
Total Liabilities 23,098,000 21,643,000    
Total AerCap Holdings N.V. Shareholders' equity 4,289,000 4,099,000    
Non-controlling interest (18,000)      
Total Equity 4,271,000 4,099,000    
Total Liabilities and Equity $ 27,369,000 $ 25,742,000    
[1] Guarantors consist of AerCap U.S. Global Aviation LLC, AerCap Aviation Solutions B.V., AerCap Ireland Ltd. and ILFC.
[2] Guarantors consist of AerCap U.S. Global Aviation LLC, AerCap Aviation Solutions B.V., AerCap Ireland Ltd. and ILFC. ILFC was acquired on May 14, 2014 and is not included prior to its acquisition date.