Aircraft Leasing & Financing Advisory

Leading lessors, operators, lenders and investors have counted on Alton Aviation Consultancy – through multiple business cycles – for financial analysis, due diligence, market analysis, entrance/exit advisory, aircraft appraisals, and remarketing and technical services. Our professionals have advised many of the largest finance and leasing transactions in the aviation industry. Our aircraft consulting includes comprehensive, detailed evaluation through the entirety of an aviation asset’s lifecycle; new or near-new, mid-life, and end-of-life aircraft segments.

Debt and Equity Investments We evaluate a broad range of investments, from single assets to large portfolios, including leasing startups, investment funds, joint ventures, structured financings and securitizations, and whole enterprise transactions.

Our aircraft advisory services frequently begin with market analysis of the air transport and aircraft leasing industries. Next, we use a variety of tools to help investors understand business cycles, strategies, returns and risks:

  • Quantitative scenario analysis
  • Competitive and operational/risk assessment of the target lessor and portfolio
  • Aircraft appraisals and valuations by ISTAT-certified appraisers, leveraging Alton’s proprietary aircraft bluebook
  • Lease encumbered valuations, maintenance support evaluations and other lease-related cash flow forecasts, and residual value projections
RECENT INSIGHTS
10 Feb 18
Aircraft Leasing & Financing Advisory,   Airlines,   Aviation & Aerospace Investors,   Aerospace Manufacturers & Suppliers,   MRO & Aftermarket,   Specialty Segments

Aircraft/Engine Fleet & Retirement Developments

By John Mowry   |   Presentation

John Mowry, Managing Director at Alton Aviation Consultancy, delivered a presentation titled “Retirements and Inductions – How are Fleet Demographics Changing?” at the Aero-Engines Americas conference, an annual event hosted...

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24 Jan 18
Aircraft Leasing & Financing Advisory,   Aviation & Aerospace Investors

Factors Influencing Aircraft Operating Lease Economics

By John Mowry   |   Presentation

At the Airline Economics: Growth Frontiers Dublin 2018 conference, Alton Aviation Consultancy’s Managing Director John Mowry led a session focused on the aircraft operating leasing economics. The presentation reviewed the...

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23 Jan 18
Aircraft Leasing & Financing Advisory,   Aviation & Aerospace Investors

Aircraft Valuations for Today’s Transactions

By Laetitia Achille   |   Presentation

Laetitia Achille, Alton Aviation Consultancy Managing Director, made a presentation on how today’s aircraft transactions should be valued at the Airfinance Journal’s annual Dublin conference. The presentation outlined recent trends...

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18 Oct 17
Aircraft Leasing & Financing Advisory

Technical Analysis of Aircraft Leasing Maintenance Cash Flows

By Laetitia Achille   |   Presentation

At the Investing in Aviation Finance conference hosted by Ishka in New York, a conference forum focused on connecting institutional investors to the aviation finance market, Alton Aviation Consultancy Managing...

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18 Oct 17
Aircraft Leasing & Financing Advisory,   Aviation & Aerospace Investors

Aircraft Leasing Maintenance Cash Flows for Asset Backed Securitizations

By Laetitia Achille   |   Presentation

At the Airline Economics: Growth Frontiers Dublin 2018 conference, Alton Aviation Consultancy’s Managing Director Laetitia Achille led a session focused on aircraft lease maintenance cash flows. The presentation introduced the...

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