Finance, Taxes, Insurance
Issues regarding financing of aircraft; aviation insurance; tax issues for aircraft operators; new companies and people in the aviation financing and insurance industries.
Recruits Aer Lingus CEO Christoph Mueller to oversee turnaround effort
Positive results to come six months after reporting record losses
Traditional financing sources, such as banks, have not been as active in financing private jets as they had been in previous years.
In the near term, Honeywell is projecting deliveries of 650 to 675 new jets this year, a single-digit percent increase from 2013.
François Chazelle, a familiar face at MEBA and trade shows worldwide through his years at Airbus Corporate Jets, is here at MEBA.
Many business aircraft operators previously had been uncertain whether they were eligible for temporary admission into the EU.
Bill passed despite objections that waiting until year-end for a one-year retroactive extension prolongs uncertainty and provides little benefit.
Bizav groups are urging the state of Texas to hold off on a proposed new tax rule for aviation, warning that the changes could harm the industry.
Policy formally adopts 1987 interpretation calling for state and local aviation fuel taxes to be used for aviation or airport programs.
U.S. carriers considering international expansion could add to the pressure