Aviation Private Equity and Asset Management

Market

Industry Trends

  • Congestion is rising - need to develop and increase access to local, regional airports;
  • On-demand air travel is growing 2.3% YoY (time savings, # of airports, and productivity gains);
  • New technologies lowering operating costs, increasing acquisition costs (capital hurdle);
  • Aviation and Aerospace industry generally benefits from integration and consolidation.

Investment Areas

  1. Aircraft Management & Charter
  2. Aircraft Sales and Leasing
  3. Airport Properties / Development
  4. Fixed-Base Operators & Training
  5. Aviation Design & Manufacturing

Keys to Success

  1. Focus on versatile, utility aircraft with low operating costs, like the Cessna Caravan;
  2. Focus on applications that maximize utilization;
  3. Invest in appreciating assets like commercial real estate and operating businesses.

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Kane Smith, Managing Member

Would love to connect and discuss our short- and long-term goals, capital needs, and investment philosophy. Please call, text, or email.

The Flyers Club, LLC

7 Summer St, Newburyport, Massachusetts 01950, United States

(978) 912-4390