The forecast growth in scale and scope of the global commercial aircraft fleet will create unprecedented opportunities and challenges for the aerospace and aviation services supply chain. We understand the linkages and interaction of fleet dynamics on the industry supply chain.

Industry Segment Coverage:


  • Aircraft OEMs

  • Freighter conversion providers

  • Aerospace component manufacturers

  • Aircraft ground support equipment


Outsourced Services

  • Airline pilot training and flight simulators

  • Flight crew leasing

  • Air transport maintenance, repair and
    overhaul (“MRO”)

  • Airline terminal, ramp and cargo handling


Equipment Lessors and Capital Providers

  • Used passenger aircraft feedstock

  • Freighters

  • Engines


  • Jet Fuel Suppliers and Pipeline Operators

  • Aerospace and Aviation Trade Associations

Engagement Experience:


Growth Strategy

  • Developed investment case for new wide-body freighter leasing company for financial sponsor

  • Evaluated market potential of major aircraft program for leading European aerospace components manufacturer


Transaction Services

  • Provided strategic due-diligence on airport ground handling target for private equity firm

  • Provided strategic due-diligence for financial buyer of an airline ground handling company


Credit Advisory Services

  • Advised mezzanine debt provider on feasibility of restructuring plan for specialty airline

  • Advised unsecured creditors committee on U.S. network airline restructuring plan

  • Advised secured creditor in assessing chapter 11 business plan feasibility through bankruptcy process

Mergers & Acquisitions

  • Sold public Part 135 airline to financial sponsor for 94% premium

  • Sold start-up ACMI carrier to leading private equity firm


Capital Raising

  • Advised debtor in connections with creditor restructuring