In the midst of business aviation’s traditional fourth quarter aircraft transaction frenzy, we review where things stand with Jay Mesinger, CEO of Mesinger Jet Sales. Topics covered include:
Demand – are we seeing changes relative to the types of buyers?
Supply – is inventory likely to continue increasing?
Pricing – rationalizing ongoing Ask Price increases with increased pre-owned listings.
Rising maintenance costs and 2023 Hourly Cost Maintenance Program rate increases.
Charter activity – has the charter user evolved and are charter rates holding steady?
Fuel pricing going into 2023 – might rising fuel prices positively affect the use of SAF?
Aircraft pre-purchase inspections, facility access, and supply chain issues.
Key takeaways from this year’s NBAA and CJI Miami. Recorded 11/29/22