Rotor & Wing Magazine :: Services :: Finance & Insurance

Displaying 1 - 20 of 107 stories.
March 10, 2014
Jeff Pino, the ex-Sikorsky Aircraft President who "retired" in 2012, is back in the helicopter business, this time as CEO of newly formed Macquarie Rotorcraft Leasing, part of the U.S.-based Macquarie Group. “Leasing reduces risk and improves operator balance sheets,” stated Pino. Having served at the pinnacle of one of the world major helicopter manufacturers, his experience leads...
March 3, 2014
Avpro has reached as agreement with Bell Helicopter reached an agreement to purchase three new 505 Jet Ranger X...
February 28, 2014
Amur Helicopter Financial Services has entered into an agreement to complete a major fleet transaction with Bristow Group Inc. The transaction involves purchasing the entire Bristow fleet...
February 27, 2014
Waypoint Leasing has reached an agreement with Helicopter Transportation Group, a helicopter lessor based in Oslo, Norway, to acquire certain assets of HTG, including 23 aircraft and...
February 27, 2014
Amur Finance Company has formed a new subsidiary, Amur Helicopter Financial Services (Amur HFS). Amur HFS will address an unfilled need in the marketplace by offering a complete suite...
February 27, 2014
Macquarie Rotorcraft Leasing has announced its first purchase and lease back transaction for Bond Offshore...
February 26, 2014
Milestone Aviation Group has increased its S-92 order book with Sikorsky Aircraft by eight units. Milestone is already one of the world’s largest S-92 owners, and has increased its firm and option S-92 orders to 37 aircraft valued at more than $1.2 billion. The forward orders are scheduled to deliver over the next five years, with 15 scheduled for completed...
February 26, 2014
Two major Waypoint Leasing orders with Airbus Helicopters were announced Tuesday as the global helicopter lessor intends to acquire 37 EC225 and EC145 T2 rotorcraft. These key transactions, Waypoint’s first deliveries in 2014, were detailed at the Heli-Expo in Anaheim, where Airbus Helicopters President Guillaume Faury and Waypoint Leasing CEO Ed...
February 26, 2014
Lease Corporation International (LCI), the Libra Group’s aviation leasing arm, will acquire as many as 21 new Airbus Helicopters rotorcraft in a contract involving both the next-generation EC175 and the newly unveiled EC225e. The total contract value is estimated in commercial terms to be around $645 million, with delivery scheduled to...
February 25, 2014
Five months after Avpro (Booth 1411) in the U.S. joined forces with Europe’s Heli Asset to form the industry’s largest helicopter brokerage, Avpro is exhibiting at HAI’s Heli-Expo, supported by a dedicated helicopter...
February 24, 2014
Macquarie Rotorcraft Leasing (Booth 7802), the helicopter operating leasing business of Macquarie Group, is exhibiting for the first time at Heli-Expo 2014. CEO Jeffrey Pino, the former president...
February 4, 2014
Source: Hawke Aerospace Hawke Aerospace Holdings and Perella Weinberg Partners Asset Based Value Strategy, a leading alternative asset management strategy and a unit of Perella Weinberg Partners, have launched Infinity Helicopter Leasing, a new helicopter equipment...
January 14, 2014
Monaco-based Avinco has appointed two new hires to serve as commercial directors for key helicopter markets. Joanna Lumanlan is the new commercial director for...
December 16, 2013
Waypoint Leasing has secured an agreement to provide new technology medium and heavy rotorcraft, including the Sikorsky S-92 and AgustaWestland AW139, to oil and gas operator...
November 14, 2013
SFS Aviation has received a new AgustaWestland AW139 from Lease Corporation International (LCI), the aviation division of the Libra...
November 7, 2013
U.K.-based Sloane Helicopters has acquired an AgustaWestland AW109 GrandNew as the result of a leasing agreement with Milestone Aviation...
November 1, 2013
After 12 months of informal cooperation, the U.S.-based brokerage Avpro and European brokerage Heli Asset have announced the creation a new division within Avpro dedicated to helicopter sales and acquisitions. The move was confirmed at the annual...
October 3, 2013
Eurocopter has an agreement with Ireland-based Waypoint Leasing to begin providing its Parts-by-the-Hour (PBH)...
October 1, 2013
LCI-provided Weststar AW139. Photo courtesy of LCI Leasing rotorcraft is in vogue. Owning a helicopter these days can be an expensive, long-term investment, according to several lessors. “Most of the new operating leasing entrants focus mainly on the new mid to heavy turbine ships from the manufacturers, but the pre-owned marketplace is gaining traction as well,” notes Charles McGuire, managing...
September 27, 2013
Announced at Helitech International 2013, the multi-aircraft, multi-year framework agreement between AgustaWestland and Milestone Aviation Group is a further indication of the industry’s acceptance of 100 percent lease finance as a business model and of the young finance company’s strengthening position of trust as a reseller for OEMs. Rotor & Wing caught up with Milestone’s managing...
Pages:  [1] 2 3 4 5 6 Next »

[X] Dismiss Ad