February 28, 2012
Rapid growth of Asian-registered fleet of new aircraft represents compelling business opportunity
RALEIGH, NC, Feb. 1, 2012 – Jetcraft Corporation, a provider of business aircraft sales, acquisitions, trading and brokerage services, today commented on the state of the business aviation market in Asia.
“Few would dispute that Asia is one of the hottest markets for sales of new long range/large business aircraft,” says Chad Anderson, President, Jetcraft Corporation. “Looking at our sales figures for 2011, Jetcraft sold about a 20% new and 80% pre-owned mix of aircraft worldwide – with most new aircraft sales going to clients in China, Singapore, Malaysia and Indonesia. We expect sales of new business jets in the region to remain an important part of our business going forward. However, we are also looking ahead to best position Jetcraft to participate in the pre-owned market that will inevitably emerge – particularly in China. Additionally, an increased presence in Asia is ...