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Guides for Private Jet Buyers

Beginner’s Guide to corporate aircraft registration

Beginner’s Guide to corporate aircraft registration

Just like a car, every aircraft can be identified by a unique alphanumeric string, which differs from one jurisdiction to another.

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10 reasons not to buy a private jet

10 reasons not to buy a private jet

There are many reasons why you may want to buy a business jet. Owning one could be great for your business or personal life, but as with all major decisions, there are significant risks. We asked brokers and aircraft manufacturer

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Buying private jets on eBay

Buying private jets on eBay

With aircraft sales dragging on in today’s depressed market, some aircraft brokers are using eBay to ensure fast sales to a worldwide audience. Most aircraft brokers will use as many ways as possible when marketing an aircraft. They will circulate

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Legal advice for business jet transactions

Legal advice for business jet transactions

Expert analysis from some of the world’s leading aviation lawyers, tax specialists and consultants. Key developments Implementing the Cape Town Convention in the UK — Mario Jacovides, Allen & Overy LLP The $11.2 million business jet conference table — Gary

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Buying general aviation insurance

Buying general aviation insurance

Just like a car or any mode of transport, a business aircraft is something which legally needs to be insured. The difference is that, as the cost of a jet or helicopter is far greater, the process of insuring the

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How to repossess a private jet

How to repossess a private jet

No aircraft lender will enter into a deal expecting it to go wrong – but for a number of reasons there will always be some deals that turn sour. The reality is of aircraft repossession is that it is relatively

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Leading business jet & helicopter lawyers

Leading business jet & helicopter lawyers

Business aircraft transactions are extremely complicated and investing in a specialist lawyer will save you time as well as money. It may seem an extravagance to hire a specialist business aviation lawyer, but a good one will save you time

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VIDEO: Selling your business jet

VIDEO: Selling your business jet

Oliver Stone, managing director at Colibri Aircraft Ltd., discusses when to sell your jet, how to sell it as quickly as possible and the potential pitfalls to be wary of.

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How much does it cost to own a business jet?

How much does it cost to own a business jet?

Brad Harris, CEO of Dallas Jet International breaks down the operational costs behind owning a business jet.

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Is it time to upgrade your business jet?

Is it time to upgrade your business jet?

Is it cost effective to sell your older, less expensive aircraft and upgrade to a newer aircraft with a higher acquisition cost, but with a lower operating cost? Depending on the situation, yes.

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Down-Route Introduction Video