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Aircraft Management

Whether you opt to establish your own flight department or retain a professional fleet operator to operate your aircraft for you, Aircraft Management details the key operations, maintenance, crew management, and administrative issues you need to understand about your aviation asset.

Your Asset on the Line

When seeking to generate extra revenue to help offset the overhead costs of owning and operating your aircraft, you’ll likely hire a properly licensed...

Taxing Leases

The recent spotlight on illegal charter and who has operational control of an aircraft is generating new interest in leases: not finance leases, but...

Size Matters – And So Do Your Needs

When acquiring your first or subsequent aircraft, one of your primary decisions will be how you want your aircraft to be operated. Have you...

Accurate Insurance Offers Assurance

The market — not you — determines the worth of your aircraft. In the case of aircraft disappearance or serious damage, that market value...

The Charter Administration

At some point, you’ve likely considered whether to charter out your aircraft when you’re not using it. And unless you already use your aircraft...

Transition Time

Successful aircraft ownership requires making a series of correct decisions over its tenure, from acquisition to operation to disposition. When the time comes to...

“I Got the Horse Right Here”

Come Saturday, May 6, the stands at Churchill Downs will be packed with "guys and dolls" who have come from far and wide to...

Is Charter Worth It?

You often may wonder: “Is charter worth it?” The simple answer is: it depends. Both economic and other reasons will have an impact on...

Decisions, Decisions

As you shop for an aircraft, one of the many decisions you will make is how you will operate it. Will you create your...

Set Up for Success

“You set Bill up to fail. Without some significant changes, your next Aviation Manager will fail, too.” Having to deliver these harsh words to a...