The advent of operating leases and collateral-oriented aircraft financing has brought an increasing focus on true asset values and transaction structures as opposed to lessee/borrower credit alone. Bristol is active in originating and structuring a variety of domestic and international lease and financial transactions. Our success lies in having both and understanding of leading-edge financial technology and a sensitivity to those technical and documentation considerations affecting asset values.
With years of experience in collateral-oriented transactions, and understanding of airline operations plus regulatory issues, and an ability to analyze more difficult credits, we are well-positioned to provide a variety of services to any institution involved in aviation finance.
Bristol also plays an active role in the area of asset management. Attuned to the goals and objectives of lessors, we are in a position to structure ongoing asset management programs, default contingency plans and, finally, remarketing plans from conception though implementation. At all times, we maintain a market presence characterized by professionalism and integrity.
Bristol has international experience in a wide variety of equipment, ranging from both regional and narrow-body aircraft up to virtually all wide-body types.