Category Archives: Ownership

Elegantly Appointed Gulfstream GIV-SP, S/N 1301

In an exclusive offering on behalf of a client, Guardian Jet offers for sale a pristine, “buy-and-fly” Gulfstream G-IVSP. Continue reading

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From AIN: Aircraft Brokers Weigh in on BizAv Market

Aircraft brokers weighed in on the issues facing the business aviation market at the recent NBAA Regional Forum in Morristown, New Jersey. AIN asked Joe Carfagna, Jr. of Leading Edge Aviation Solutions and Michael Dwyer of Guardian Jet for their views on the state of the market. Continue reading

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Everything You Need to Know About Jet Sales: Part II

Selling your jet at the right price takes research, planning and expert calculations of current market conditions. Learn more about jet sales from Doc Dwyer. Continue reading

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Everything You Need to Know About Selling Your Jet

Selling your jet is no simple matter; doing it effectively and at the right price takes research, strategic planning and, not least, the right broker. Continue reading

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In Aircraft Sales is it Better to Buy New or Used?

As residual values fall, selling new aircraft becomes a more difficult job for the OEMs. But what is a challenge for them can be opportunistic for the buyer. Continue reading

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How Long Should I Own My Airplane

I’ve always found it interesting that there is no industry accepted standard for how often you should replace your aircraft. If I asked 10 operators I might get 5 different answers ranging from 5 years to 15 years or longer. … Continue reading

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When Does Fractional Lift Make Sense

If you walk into a hangar today and ask for opinions regarding fractional lift you will get a wide variety of answers.  You could hear anything from “it’s the biggest innovation in recent aviation history” to “it’s overpriced and a … Continue reading

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Is it time buy? Three predicted changes in aircraft values

By Don Dwyer, Managing Partner Guardian Jet At EBACE 2012, I presented on the state of the aircraft marketplace. If I asked the group for a consensus on our future economy, they would have likely said they didn’t see a … Continue reading

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