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Preparing your Aircraft for Sale

Posted by on Jan 6, 2020 in Articles, BusinessAir Magazine, The Latest

Preparing your Aircraft for Sale — Originally published in BusinessAir Magazine, December 2019, Volume 29, No. 12. Once a decision has been made to sell an aircraft, there are certain steps that should be taken in order to make sure the aircraft is ready to be sold. By taking these steps in advance, you will make the sales process easier and will avoid losing a potential sale. 1. Company Status. A business search should be done on the secretary...

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FAA Addresses Privacy Concerns Related to ADS-B

Posted by on Dec 10, 2019 in Articles, BusinessAir Magazine, The Latest

FAA Addresses Privacy Concerns Related to ADS-B — Originally published in BusinessAir Magazine, November 2019, Volume 29, No. 11. With the FAA compliance date approaching, the privacy concerns of aircraft owners and operators related to ADS-B (Automatic Dependent Surveillance – Broadcast) had been increasing, but the FAA has recently announced a solution to alleviate the apprehensions. What is ADS-B Out? ADS-B is technology that uses an...

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The Closing: The Final Step to Completing the Aircraft Acquisition!

Posted by on Nov 19, 2019 in Articles, BusinessAir Magazine, The Latest

The Closing: The Final Step to Completing the Aircraft Acquisition! — Originally published in BusinessAir Magazine, October 2019, Volume 29, No. 10. At long last, you have found the aircraft that fits your needs, the pre-purchase inspection is complete and the discrepancies have been remedied. It is now time for the closing. What does this mean and what needs to be done? For many first-time aircraft buyers, they think the closing will be a long...

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Aircraft Insurance Considerations in a Tightening Insurance Market

Posted by on Oct 16, 2019 in Articles, BusinessAir Magazine, The Latest

Aircraft Insurance Considerations in a Tightening Insurance Market — Originally published in BusinessAir Magazine, September 2019, Volume 29, No. 9. The recent uptick in insurance claims in the commercial airline world and in general aviation have caused a tightening of the aviation insurance market. As a result, many of my clients are seeing an increase in insurance premiums, limitations on conditions previously granted, and in some cases are...

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2019 Aircraft Transactions – It is not too early to plan for a successful 2019 Closing

Posted by on Sep 12, 2019 in Articles, BusinessAir Magazine, The Latest

2019 Aircraft Transactions – It is not too early to plan for a successful 2019 Closing — Originally published in BusinessAir Magazine, August 2019, Volume 29, No. 8. As we move into the last several months of 2019, whole aircraft transaction volume will increase, particularly in December. Personally, I have a number of clients who are ready to proceed immediately with a purchase or sale once either the right inventory can be sourced or once a...

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Ongoing Privacy Concerns with Implementation of ADS-B

Posted by on Aug 13, 2019 in Articles, BusinessAir Magazine, The Latest

Ongoing Privacy Concerns with Implementation of ADS-B — Originally published in BusinessAir Magazine, July 2019, Volume 29, No. 7. ADS-B stands for Automatic Dependent Surveillance – Broadcast. By January 1, 2020, the majority of aircraft operating within the United States will be required to have ADS-B Out capabilities – and for aircraft registered internationally, some compliance deadlines are even sooner. Aircraft lacking ADS-B Out...

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