Foley

February 3, 2011 - 8:29am

In his latest outlook, business aviation analyst Brian Foley sees an industry poised for a growth spurt, “albeit from an extremely depressed base.” He noted that many industry segments–including charter and fractional providers, fuel sales, maintenance and other service providers–are already reporting “measurable improvement.” Business aircraft manufacturers are also recovering, though more slowly.

October 14, 2010 - 12:23pm

According to business aviation analyst Brian Foley of Brian Foley Associates, the business aviation industry has made a “notable recovery” since last year's NBAA Convention.

June 8, 2010 - 12:23pm

Aviation market advisor Brian Foley said the current stagnant growth period for the general aviation industry isn’t cause for concern. “I see no cause for panic or even pessimism, certainly not at this point,” he said.

January 5, 2010 - 10:19am

David Wyndham, v-p and co-owner of Conklin & de Decker, this week said he is seeing “glimmers of hope” for a business aviation industry still reeling from the economic downturn.

November 2, 2009 - 4:46am

The marketing hype surrounding very light jets (VLJs) has “largely subsided,” according to Brian Foley, president of business aviation consulting firm Brian Foley Associates, and the VLJ “has yet to prove that it’s anything more than a subcompact business jet.

October 19, 2009 - 2:51pm

Business aviation forecaster Brian Foley sees a flat decade for the business jet
market with the prospect for OEM consolidations and big changes for fractional providers. “This is basically the lost business jet decade,” he said.

August 25, 2009 - 10:14am

This year will be one of the most challenging on record for new business jet orders, according to business aviation industry consulting firm Brian Foley Associates. “We could easily end the year with the industry as a whole having more order cancellations than new [orders],” said company president Brian Foley.

August 4, 2009 - 1:12pm

This year will be one of the most challenging on record for new business jet orders, according to business aviation industry consulting firm Brian Foley Associates. “We could easily end the year with the industry as a whole having more order cancellations than new [orders],” said company president Brian Foley.

May 21, 2009 - 11:04am

“The business jet industry is no longer careening off a cliff; it’s just bouncing off the rocks below,” according to Brian Foley, president of business aviation investor consultancy Brian Foley Associates.

April 14, 2009 - 11:40am

The U.S. will lead the recovery of the currently ailing business aviation industry, according to Sparta, N.J.-based consulting firm Brian Foley Associates. “This is good news since this region has always been the industry’s biggest market, accounting for 64 percent of the active worldwide business jet fleet,” noted company president Brian Foley. The recession and slowdown began in the U.S.

 
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