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.

Nov 2, 2007 - 10:23 AM
Matt Eller, an Ames, Iowa real-estate developer, acquired the intellectual property of bankrupt VisionAire on October 2 for $441,000 and, under company nam
Oct 8, 2007 - 11:03 AM
Corporate aviation operators at all levels received good and bad news from insurance representatives at the 26th annual Aviation Insurance Association conf
Oct 4, 2007 - 11:51 AM
“The FAA, and the IRS…they really don’t think alike,” began tax attorney Gary Garofalo, first speaker at the NBAA Federal Aviation Tax Forum in Arlington,
Oct 4, 2007 - 10:25 AM
Unlike insurance rates, which are decreasing slightly or at least stabilizing, aviation financing rates have apparently bottomed out and were on the rise l
Oct 4, 2007 - 10:20 AM
Insurance premiums for professionally flown corporate aircraft have decreased slightly off their peaks of last year, but charter and helicopter operators a
Oct 4, 2007 - 9:58 AM
GE Capital Aviation Services has amplified threats to withdraw its regional jet financing deals with US Airways if pilots do not accept a revised letter of
Oct 3, 2007 - 9:57 AM
Webster Bank’s Center Capital of Waterbury, Conn., has formed a general aviation finance division headquartered in Dallas.
Oct 2, 2007 - 11:19 AM
In a world of uncertainty, life insurance remains a priority for many business aviation pilots.
Jul 31, 2007 - 11:51 AM
The process for deciding whether or how to buy a business aircraft is fraught with seemingly incalculable factors and subjective considerations.
Jun 1, 2007 - 5:57 AM
This year’s Aviation Insurance Association (AIA) conference, held from April 28 to May 1 in Palm Springs, Calif., convened in the atmosphere of an aircraft