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.

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
Jun 30, 2008 - 8:36 AM
USAIG (Booth No.
Jun 30, 2008 - 7:25 AM
Business aircraft owners who want to move up have the option to engage in a “like-kind exchange”  that could save thousands of dollars in capital gain
Jun 20, 2008 - 5:52 AM
Chicago-based Jet Support Services Inc.