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 20, 2006 - 8:40 AM
Beyond the merriment that the very light jet is coming to market, the insurance industry is preparing to drop the curtain in the final act.<br /> <br />
Oct 18, 2006 - 6:12 AM
The chief of the NTSB’s French counterpart is concerned that an increasing number of aircraft are flying under flags of convenience.
Oct 18, 2006 - 6:00 AM
Pulling into position for takeoff or passing the final approach fix for landing, especially at a mountain airport, presents many challenges.
Oct 18, 2006 - 5:41 AM
<br /> A letter from the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) can cause any taxpayer’s heart to skip a beat.
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