The Aviation Finance Twilight Zone

by Douglas C. Wattoff and Justin A. Marchetta J.D. Consider for a moment a not uncommon scenario in the private aviation industry. A friend cannot understand a management proposal on a new airplane he is considering, and comes to you for help. It seems like a simple request, however, the deeper you dig the more it seems [...]

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Aviation Finance – The Crew Dilemma and more

Aviation Finance (Part II) by Douglas C. Wattoff & Justin A Marchetta Fixed costs should be simple, consisting of hangar rent, insurance, crew salaries, benefits, training, avionics and chart services, aircraft management fees, a few miscellaneous items, and WIFI if equipped. Considering that crew related costs usually represent about 65% of fixed costs, they warrant special [...]

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