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.

Sep 30, 2008 - 5:14 AM
Grob Aerospace CEO Niall Olver has been given more time to secure fresh investors for the insolvent German manufacturer of the SPn light business jet.
Sep 18, 2008 - 12:39 PM
The economic health of insurance giant AIG has sparked concern among many business aircraft operators who have contacted NBAA with questions about the stat
Aug 5, 2008 - 11:17 AM
General Electric has purchased the bulk of Bombardier Capital’s corporate aircraft leasing and financing business.
Jul 31, 2008 - 10:08 AM
Italian government investment group Sviluppo Italia has bought a 20-percent stake in Piaggio Aero Industries for $20 million ($22.4 million).
Jul 30, 2008 - 6:12 AM
Analysts at last year’s Corporate Aircraft Transactions conference agreed that the business jet market was “extremely strong” at the time, but they also ex
Jul 30, 2008 - 5:15 AM
Buying an aircraft can be a daunting task.
Jul 30, 2008 - 5:14 AM
To better understand insurance it helps to understand what it really is.
Jul 30, 2008 - 5:07 AM
There was no such thing as aviation insurance when Shakespeare penned, in Henry VI, “The first thing we do, let’s kill all the lawyers.” If there had been,
Jul 28, 2008 - 11:52 AM
A new federal tax-cut law contains an increase in the bonus depreciation percentage from 30 percent to 50 percent in the first-year allowance for the purch
Jul 14, 2008 - 10:56 AM
Small businesses, including FBOs and general aviation airports, still struggling to secure emergency operating funds may find relief from $4.5 billion in n