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.

Dec 14, 2007 - 7:17 AM
When President Bush last month signed a tax law that extends the “placed-in-service” deadline to the end of next year for new aircraft buyers to qualify fo
Dec 14, 2007 - 6:53 AM
Both houses of Congress passed a bill that extends until December 31 next year the “placed-in-service” deadline for business aircraft purchased on or befor
Dec 13, 2007 - 11:37 AM
Travelers’ Atlanta-based aviation division yesterday announced that it will be expanding its corporate flight coverage to include hull and liability insura
Dec 3, 2007 - 10:48 AM
What a difference a year makes.<br /><br />In <b>AIN</b>’s annual report on aviation finance last year <i>(October 2006, page 38)</i>, lenders expected 200
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