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.

May 15, 2008 - 6:02 AM
With regard to liability insurance, answers to the question of “How much is enough?” have always been something of a mystery.
May 15, 2008 - 5:01 AM
Under a provision of President Bush’s economic stimulus package, purchasers of new aircraft can take a first-year depreciation deduction of 30 percent for
May 9, 2008 - 4:55 AM
Armed with the largest single contract in its 52-year history–converting 19 U.S.
May 8, 2008 - 5:01 AM
Regional-aircraft manufacturers face the prospect of increased financial risk in coming years, despite having been able to reduce sales costs since the mid
May 7, 2008 - 9:32 AM
Demand for executive aircraft charter continues to be softened by depressed trading activity in the financial community, which has previously been a core m
May 7, 2008 - 9:06 AM
Eclipse Aviation will partner with Global Aerospace to provide aircraft hull and liability insurance to owners of Eclipse 500s.
May 7, 2008 - 5:23 AM
HAS Corp, the Dallas and Mount Pleasant, Pa.-based helicopter resale and completions center, has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection.
May 6, 2008 - 11:28 AM
Cessna Aircraft chairman and CEO Russ Meyer (right) and Avfuel Corp.
May 6, 2008 - 11:26 AM
Currently, 30 dedicated Russian business aviation companies operate about 50 business jets, mostly converted Tupolev Tu-134s, Yakovlev Yak-40s and Yak-42s
May 5, 2008 - 11:28 AM
Following last September 11, aircraft owners and operators began bracing for massive hikes in insurance coverage and changes in the limits of that coverage