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.

Oct 18, 2006 - 5:27 AM
Unlike physics, economic forecasting is not an exact science, and significant natural disasters have a way of scattering the tea leaves.
Oct 18, 2006 - 5:24 AM
For aircraft financers, insurance and the stability of the OEM are the main concerns when they consider the very light jets (VLJs), three of which are work
Oct 18, 2006 - 5:23 AM
Interest rates for aircraft loans and leases are typically negotiated individually for each case, so lenders rarely publish their rates.
Oct 18, 2006 - 5:21 AM
A vibrant level of new aircraft deliveries, strong sales of used aircraft, low interest rates and competition among lenders have provided banks and other c
Oct 17, 2006 - 10:01 AM
Republican lawmakers have taken steps to shelve new tax rules in the 2005 Highway Bill designed to discourage truckers from using jet fuel to avoid higher
Oct 17, 2006 - 7:46 AM
Business aviation groups welcomed a letter from the FAA to the commissioner of internal revenue asking him to suspend implementation of new fuel tax rules
Oct 17, 2006 - 6:02 AM
Former insurance competitors Aero Insurance and AirSure have merged to form what officials say is now the “largest general aviation insurance broker in the
Oct 17, 2006 - 5:07 AM
Like the flu and other nasty bugs, the user-fee virus is making its periodic appearance as Congress considers FAA reauthorization, up for renewal in 2007.
Oct 16, 2006 - 8:00 AM
After sustaining losses of C$116 million ($91.4 million) after 9/11, Nav Canada, the private, non-share corporation that owns and operates Canada’s civil a
Oct 16, 2006 - 5:07 AM
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