Flight Ascend Consultancy hosted the quarterly Commercial Aviation webinar, where our independent aviation experts discussed the latest commercial aviation industry trends and developments

10:00 EDT/15:00 BST
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We will present:


  • 2018 and the commercial aviation cycle – where are we in supply and demand terms?
  • What is the outlook for new aircraft orders? What to expect at Farnborough?
  • New aircraft programme developments – will Boeing launch NMA and what will the implications be on adjacent aircraft programmes?
  • Leasing and consolidation – what is the outlook for the leasing landscape?
  • Aircraft values and lease rates – latest changes across the value and lease rate landscape


This will help you:


  • Power your strategic analysis of the commercial aviation market with insight from an authoritative and independent view.
  • Develop your views on current trends and how the market is set to change.
  • Source new opportunities by understanding the commercial aircraft market place.




Rob Morris, Global Head of Flight Ascend Consultancy

Rob has more than twenty five years industry experience as a commercial aviation analyst. Prior to joining Flight Ascend Consultancy in January 2012, Rob was Vice President, Marketing & Analysis at BAE Systems Asset Management.

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George Dimitroff, Head of Valuations

George joined the Flight Ascend Consultancy in 2005, having previously worked at Airbus and United Airlines. He has ultimate responsibility for all Value and Lease Rate opinions produced by the consultancy team. He also leads the annual Future Value and Lease Rate forecasting process.

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Chris Seymour, Senior Aviation Analyst

Chris joined the Flight Ascend Consultancy in 1985. In the early 1990s he joined the expanding consultancy arm of the business, undertaking aircraft valuations and market studies. He was instrumental in developing the helicopter valuation side of the business. As Head of Market Analysis Chris now specialises in the growing advisory and market analysis.

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Richard Evans, Senior Analyst

Richard Evans is a Senior Consultant with Flight Ascend Consultancy, where he applies his expertise working on advisory and valuations projects across the whole commercial aviation sector. Richard joined the consultancy team in 2014 after 27 years with Rolls-Royce.

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