Tag Archives: Business Aviation

NARA and Ethical Business Aviation Transactions

As one of the leading aircraft brokerage firms, Guardian Jet is a proud member of the National Aircraft Resale Association (NARA). In this short video, Don Dwyer explains NARA’s new campaign to improve the ethical standards for pre-owned aircraft transactions. Learn more. Continue reading

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Best Way to Buy an Aircraft: Cash vs Lease vs Financing

What’s the best way to buy an aircraft? Guardian Jet’s Don Dwyer explains the pros and cons of a cash vs. lease vs. finance deal. And, he breaks down the numbers using a real-world example. Learn more. Continue reading

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Matt Rosanvallon Joins Guardian Jet as Sales Director

GUILFORD, Conn. – February 7, 2018 – Guardian Jet LLC, the Guilford, Connecticut-based business aviation consulting and brokerage firm, is pleased to announce the appointment of Matt Rosanvallon as Sales Director. Rosanvallon brings exceptional sales background and experience to his … Continue reading

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Business Jet Valuation, Part I: What’s my Airplane Worth?

Are you getting ready to sell your business jet? If so, how do you determine what your current aircraft should be priced at? In other words, how do you effectively calculate your business jet’s value? Here’s what Mike Mikolay has to say. Continue reading

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The CJI Interview – Don Dwyer, Guardian Jet

During NBAA17 in Las Vegas, Alud Davies of Corporate Jet Investor interviewed Don Dywer, Managing Partner at Guardian Jet, about the state of the pre-owned aircraft market. Watch the full CJI Interview video on YouTube or read the transcript below: … Continue reading

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Vault 2.0: Asset Management/Brokerage Platform to Save Aircraft Owners Millions

Several real-life case studies regarding Guardian Jet’s newly released Vault 2.0 asset management platform offer proof positive of its tremendous benefits.
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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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How Engine Programs Affect Resale

One of the most common questions we get at Guardian Jet is “should I enroll my airplane on an engine program?”  The majority of the time this question has to do with the resale of an aircraft.  Will it sell … Continue reading

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The Treasury Function Belongs in Fleet Planning

The purpose of this article is to encourage the idea of syncing how your company views capital expense to your fleet plan.Treasury belongs in fleet planning because it yields a more nimble, valuable asset (your airplane) which can result in … Continue reading

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G550/G450 Pre-Owned Market Update

Overview The Gulfstream G550 and G450 markets are both very active markets.  The pre-owned markets are being directly affected by Gulfstream’s pricing of new aircraft.  Right now Gulfstream has between four and five quarters of backlog in the G550 and … Continue reading

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