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Aircraft Archive: McDonnell Douglas
Lease Rental Recovery Stalled for At Least Another Six Months
Widebody Rates Suffer Most As Borders Close Due to New Viral Strains The modest recovery in lease rentals was due to gather some momentum in the coming months but the latest mutations of Covid are quickly closing borders and making travel so prescriptive as to dissuade passengers from all but…

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February 1, 2021
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Lease Encumbered Current Market Values
As the number of aircraft traded on a standalone basis diminishes, aircraft values are increasingly needing to assess the value of the attached lease – the Lease Encumbered Current Market Value (LECMV) or Securitized Value (SV) and this has proved to be even more relevant in the Covid environment. The…

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February 1, 2021
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Assumptions
The table is published on an annual basis and complements the quarterly updates to specific aircraft categories. The table encompasses both current and future lease rentals. The methodology involved in calculating lease rentals differs from that of values. Lease rentals display greater volatility. Rentals are calculated individually and are not…

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February 1, 2021
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Lease Rates Continue to Struggle As Impairment Bites
The lessors continue to suffer from depressed lease rentals as a result of non payment and lease rental reductions. AerCap, one of the largest of lessors noted in their report for the third quarter “Basic lease rents were $897 million for the third quarter of 2020, compared with $1,067 million…

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January 18, 2021
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Auction of A340-200s Sees $500,000 Sale Price
Two French Air Force A340-200s have been sold via an auction with the sale price exceeding by five times the original reserve price. The two A340-200s built in 1995 originally had a reserve price of under $100,000. The aircraft had been kept in an airworthy condition but even in such…

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January 18, 2021
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Spare Engine Prices Continue to Stall
The issue for spare engines values lies with the imbalance between supply and demand with the widebody engines particularly impacted. The value of a spare used CFM56-7B26 engine prior to the Covid Event could easily be in excess of $5 million which was a result of the imbalance between supply…

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January 18, 2021
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Regional Jet Lease Rentals Stumble
There is a perception that because traffic has fallen, operators are rushing to use smaller regional jets but this is relevant to only a few operators. Where operators already have regional jets in their fleet they are tending to use them to a greater extent but others prefer to use…

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January 18, 2021
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Gulfstream Values Experience Some Stability
The business jet market is showing some signs of stability in terms of values although in the immediate aftermath of the Covid Event there was something of a knee jerk reduction in values as restrictions took hold only to then see a quick recovery. In the third quarter of 2020…

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January 18, 2021
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