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.
Although most lessors remain in a “holding pattern,” the worsening Covid-19 crisis will force repossession of devalued assets.
An increasing number of high/ultra-high-net-worth individuals are increasingly using other people’s money to purchase business aircraft.
As the pendulum continues to swing further toward a hard aviation insurance market, business aircraft operators should plan on more premium increases.
French group Dassault performed well in 2019 mainly thanks to export orders for its Rafale fighter.
Volocopter has now raised $159 million for its Volocity eVTOL aircraft program and is launching a feasibility study for operations in southeast Asia.
Higher fees that recently went into effect for users of ATC services in Canada have been upheld by the Canadian Transportation Agency.
The Revolution.Aero Europe conference in London brings together urban air mobility pioneers with leaders from the investment community.
ICAO says that airline capacity in and out of China during the first quarter of 2020 is set to be between 39 and 41 percent down on the same period in 2019
Bombardier has sold its remaining stake in the A220 airliner program, with Airbus and the government of Quebec now having full ownership.
Transport Risk Management is a Colorado-based broker specializing in aviation-related insurance and risk management.