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.

Apr 7, 2022 - 9:05 AM
IATA says the fall-out from Russia's invasion of Ukraine has been relatively limited, with the exception of rising fuel prices and risks to leasing assets.
AW169 helicopter owned by LCI and SMFL joint venture and branded with company logos in flight
Apr 6, 2022 - 5:29 AM
Helicopter lessor LCI now has 38 aircraft in a joint venture with Sumitomo Mitsui Finance and Leasing Company.
MD Helicopters MD600
Mar 30, 2022 - 2:18 PM
MD Helicopters receiving $60 million in debtor financing, will continue operating, while assets sold.
Mar 30, 2022 - 10:14 AM
Almost 5 percent of AerCap’s fleet remains in Russian hands.
Mar 23, 2022 - 10:03 AM
The hard aviation insurance market could become harder if Russia confiscates the more than 500 airplanes in the country owned by non-Russian lessors.
Mar 21, 2022 - 1:16 PM
Canada has stepped back from its previous position that could have seen virtually all private aircraft purchased taxed as luxury “personal” aircraft.
Mar 16, 2022 - 12:06 PM
Responding to sanctions against Russian individuals and companies over the invasion of Ukraine, the Isle of Man has deregistered multiple private aircraft.
Jaunt's five-seat Journey eVTOL aircraft could operate air taxi flights in cities like Dallas.
Mar 8, 2022 - 8:33 AM
Jaunt, which is working to certify its five-seat Journey eVTOL aircraft by 2026, is establishing design and production facilities in Canada.
AirAsia could operate Vertical Aerospace's VX4 eVTOL aircraft in cities like Kuala Lumpur.
Feb 16, 2022 - 10:15 AM
The Malaysia-based airline group is set to lease 100 of Vertical Aerospace's four passenger VX4 eVTOL aircraft from Avolon for flights booked on its app.
Feb 15, 2022 - 7:15 AM
CFM International will supply eight shipsets of Leap-1A turbofans to power A320neo narrowbody airliners in BOC Aviation's lease portfolio.