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What to Ask When Your Aircraft Lease is Expiring

Posted by Steve Day on 5/9/18 2:07 PM

What questions should you ask when your aircraft lease arrangement is coming to an end? Decisions will need to be made, but how can you ensure you're in the best position to make them? Global Jet Capital's Steve Day offers insights...

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Topics: corporate jets, corporate jet, Global Jet Capital, Private Aircrafts, Business Travel, Leasing a Private Aircraft, Business Aircraft Financing, Buying a Private Aircraft, Corporate Aircraft, business jets, business jet

Financing: Which Aircraft are Most Likely to Qualify?

Posted by Vivek Kaushal on 5/8/18 2:16 PM

Is the goal of getting financing for a used aircraft really so difficult in today’s BizAv marketplace? Global Jet Capital’s Vivek Kaushal discusses, offering tips on ways to maximize your chances when selecting your next aircraft.

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Topics: corporate jets, corporate jet, Global Jet Capital, Private Aircrafts, Business Travel, Leasing a Private Aircraft, Business Aircraft Financing, Buying a Private Aircraft, Corporate Aircraft

252 Medium to Heavy Private Jets Could be Delivered to Texas Over The Next 10 Years

Posted by GJC Insider on 3/23/17 11:06 AM

Analysis(1) from Global Jet Capital, a global provider of financing solutions for corporate aircraft, suggests that 252 medium and large business jets worth an estimated $9.1 billion could be delivered to Texas between now and 2025.

Global Jet Capital, which has over $1 billion to lend to clients purchasing business jets, says the bulk of these purchases will be based on leases and loans. The company currently finances over 300 business aircraft for clients.

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Finding Value in Your Private Aircraft Investment

Posted by GJC Insider on 11/11/16 8:30 AM

Corporate jets used to be only for the Fortune 500 companies of the world. That’s not so any longer. There has, as of late, been an explosion in the growth of corporate aircraft leasing, to increasingly different types of business clients. More companies are coming to the conclusion that they stand to benefit greatly from leasing a private aircraft. The financial sector is keeping up with the increased demand for business aircraft financing by adding different leasing and financing options, which in turn is making the reality of having the use of, and benefit of, a private business jet a real possibility for a larger segment of the business world.

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Topics: corporate jets, Global Jet Capital, Private Aircrafts, Business Travel

Business Aviation Professionals Optimistic About North American Market

Posted by GJC Insider on 9/14/16 4:10 PM

New research(1) from Florida based Global Jet Capital, a global provider of financing solutions for corporate aircraft, reveals 90% of business aviation professionals from around the world believe the US market is currently attractive for finance companies, with 59% saying it’s ‘very attractive’. Just 4% describe it as ‘unattractive’.

 The corresponding figures for the Canadian business aviation market are 67%, 34% and 7%.

Some 200 industry professionals were interviewed, and the majority anticipates these two markets will become even more appealing to business aviation finance companies over the next three years. Nearly six out of ten (59%) believe this about the US market, and just 5% think it will become less attractive. The corresponding figures for the Canadian business aviation market are 42% and 7%.

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Research Reveals Value of Large Jet Deliveries to Europe Between 2011 and 2015

Posted by GJC Insider on 5/25/16 10:18 AM

709 large business jets delivered at an estimated cost of over $35.4 billion

New research(1) from Global Jet Capital, a provider of financing solutions for large-cabin, long-range private jets, reveals that 709 mid to heavy private jets were delivered to Europe between 2011 and 2015, with a combined value estimated at over $35.4 billion.

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Global Jet Capital Launches Aircraft Sales Division as Research Shows One in Nine Large Business Aircraft Are Up for Sale

Posted by GJC Insider on 5/24/16 2:12 PM

Company offers comprehensive package with free maintenance and pilot training

Global Jet Capital, a provider of finance for large‑cabin, long-range private jets, today announces the launch of an aircraft sales division. The announcement comes as new research(1) reveals that 11.5% of the world’s fleet of mid-sized to heavy business aircraft are currently available for sale, a total of 1,500 aircraft.

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Research Reveals Over Four in Ten of Europe's Business Jet Fleet is Mid to Heavy in Size

Posted by GJC Insider on 5/24/16 10:46 AM

New research from Global Jet Capital, a provider of financing solutions for large‐cabin, long‑range private jets, reveals that 41% of Europe’s fleet of business aircraft are mid to heavy, and the corresponding figure for the global fleet is 32%.

Overall, there are around 1,691 mid to large private jets in Europe and further research shows that the UK dominates this with a market share of 15% (249), which is more than any other country in the region.

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Global Jet Capital Announces Appointment af Ed Barnes as Chief Financial Officer

Posted by GJC Insider on 4/4/16 4:34 PM

Global Jet Capital, a provider of financing solutions for large-cabin, long-range private jets, has announced that it has appointed Ed Barnes as Chief Financial Officer.

Barnes, who officially commences his role today (4th April), has more than 20 years’ experience as a senior-level finance executive. He was formerly CFO at Nasdaq-listed JetBlue Airways and has also served on the board of Jetscape, an aircraft leasing company. At JetBlue, Barnes led the company’s transition from a start up focused on top line growth to a maturing and complex $4.5 billion organization delivering sustainable growth, free cash flow and shareholder value. At Jetscape, he provided oversight for a company which currently owns and manages 49 aircraft leased to 24 airline operators in 15 countries.

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