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Analysis on developments in financing the industry's fleet of aircraft.


Aircraft financing: the emergence of China
by Darcy Olmos Mancilla, Consultant, AirBusiness Academy
Aircraft under operating lease comprise 35% of the global fleet. The financial crisis has adversely affected the availability of financing from traditional sources for these aircraft and new additions to the fleet. Darcy Olmos Mancilla assesses the future role of Chinese financing given the strong growth expected in the region and the relative resilience of its financial sector post-crisis.  
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