2-Feb-2016 Source: Avinco
Avinco closed 2015 with a record 31 helicopter transactions worldwide, moving over 38 million Euros worth of assets. 8 of these sales came from Avinco’s own portfolio, and 3 with Avinco financing attached.
Avinco, a fully independent, privately owned firm, offers aircraft from all leading manufacturers such as Finmeccanica Helicopters (AgustaWestland), Airbus Helicopters, Bell and Sikorsky. For over 10 years, Avinco has provided the global helicopter industry with sale and placement services for new and pre-owned helicopters for all mission types. Avinco reports that they have made a cumulative total of over 275 helicopter transactions since its creation.
In spite of a growingly depressed market with oil prices continuing to fall, Avinco is off to a very strong start for 2016, with 5 transactions in the month of January. Avinco has recently focused on better addressing the growing market of corporate operations and private owners, and offer VIP models of all makes
François Gautier, Avinco’s CEO explains ‘Our total independence and global network are a net advantage for our customers, who know they will get the most suitable product and best value, free of any preferential ties or interests with one manufacturer.
Avinco is exhibiting at Heli-Expo 2016 in Louisville, KY, USA, Feb. 29 to 3rd March 2016, and will be attending the Singapore Airshow, 16-21 Feb, 2016.
Avinco is based in Monaco, Dublin, Moscow, Dubai and Singapore. Avinco is also a leading provider of large commercial aircraft placement, investment and lease management services. Avinco currently manages a portfolio of seventeen leased aircraft and has successfully placed over 130 commercial jets since its creation.