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Aircraft Financing 4th ed isbn 9781843748953

Aircraft Financing 3rd ed

Edited by: Andrew Littlejohns, Stephen McGairl

ISBN13: 9781855645547
ISBN: 1855645548
New Edition ISBN: 9781843748953
Published: December 1997
Publisher: Euromoney Institutional Investor
Country of Publication: UK
Format: Paperback
Price: Out of print

Edited by a team of leading air finance lawyers with contributions from other market specialists, this edition of the best-selling book has 23 detailed chapters, divided into five distinct sections:-

  • the airlines' needs;
  • financing methods;
  • country and regional markets;
  • credit and aircraft values;
  • legal and insurance issues.
This edition includes new coverage of export credits, assessing airlines' credit from the perspective of rating agencies and lenders, operating leasing, and securitisation. It offers completely updated country and regional analyses of aircraft leasing markets, as well as detailed chapters on insurance, political risk, regulation and legal issues. Included are major international conventions and a glossary

Shipping, Transport and Maritime Law, Air and Space Law
PART I The airlines needs ;
Chapter 1 Industry financing requirements approaching the 21st century
K J Holden
Chapter 2 Sources of finance
Van Du Bose
PART II Financing methods ;
Chapter 3 Commercial bank lending
Stephan Sayre & Stephen Gee
Chapter 4 Export credit agency support
Robert Murphy
Chapter 5 Operating leasing
Colm Barrington
Chapter 6 Aircraft securitisation
Lehman Brothers
Chapter 7 A lessees guide to structuring cross-border aircraft leases
Arthur Bernstein
Part III Country and regional markets;
Chapter 8: US aircraft leasing
James V Babcock & Mark Bewsher
Chapter 9: UK leasing
Chris Boobyer
Chapter 10: Leasing in other European countries
Simon Hall
Chapter 11: The Japanese leasing market
Paul Ibbotson
Chapter 12: The Asian perspective
Ian F. Reid
Chapter 13: Aircraft financing in Russia
Stephen Mcgairl
Chapter 14: Financing national airlines in developing countries
Richard Bouma
PART IV Credit and aircraft values ;
Chapter 15: Assessing an airline’s credit: the rating agency perspective
Philip A. Baggaley
Chapter 16: Assessing an airline’s credit: the lender’s perspective
Klaus Heinemann
Chapter 17: Aircraft as investments
Edward Hansom
Chapter 18: What to expect from manufacturers’ residual value support
Colin Thaine
PART V Legal and insurance issues ;
Chapter 19: Legal issues in aircraft finance
Andrew Littlejohns
Chapter 20: Insurance considerations
Peter Viccars
Chapter 21: Aircraft repossession insurance
David Maule
Chapter 22: The regulatory framework for airline operations
Neil D. Lewis
Chapter 23: International conventions affecting aircraft financing transactions
Stephen Mcgairl
Appendix A - Geneva Convention on the International Recognition of Rights in Aircraft
Appendix B - Chicago Convention on International Civil Aviation
Air Services Transit Agreement
International Air Transport Agreement
Appendix C - Unidroit Convention on International Financial Leasing
Appendix D - Preliminary draft Unidroit Convention on international interests in mobile equipment
Appendix E - Annex IV to the Arrangement on Guidelines for Officially Supported Export Credits (LASU)
Authors biographies ;