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JETNET Releases December 2014 and Year 2014 Pre-Owned Business Jet, Business Turboprop, Helicopter, and Commercial Airliner Market Information

JETNET Business Aviation Market ReportUTICA, NY – JETNET LLC, the leading provider of corporate aviation information, has released December 2014 and 2014 year-end results for the pre-owned business jet, business turboprop, helicopter, and commercial airliner markets.

Market Summary
Highlighted in Table A are key worldwide trends across all pre-owned aircraft market sectors, comparing December 2014 to December 2013, as well as 2014 year-end, and comparisons to 2013. Across all market sectors, JETNET is reporting 8,476 full retail sale transactions for 2014. Last year, this number was 8,327, an increase of 176 (or 1.8%),
all from business jets. The fleet “For Sale” percentages for all market sectors—except for commercial turboprops, which showed a .6% increase—were mostly unchanged in the December comparisons. However, business jets showed the largest decrease, from 12.5% in December 2013 to 11% in December 2014.

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JETNET Releases September 2014 and First Nine Months of 2014 Pre-Owned Business Jet, Business Turboprop, Helicopter, and Commercial Airliner Market Information

JETNET Business Aviation Market ReportJETNET LLC, the leading provider of corporate aviation information, has released September 2014 and the first nine months of 2014 results for the pre-owned business jet, business turboprop, helicopter, and commercial airliner markets.

Market Summary

Highlighted in Table A below are key worldwide trends across all aircraft market segments, comparing September 2014 to September 2013. “Fleet For Sale” percentages for business jet and commercial jet market sectors were down in the September comparisons, but stayed the same or increased slightly in the other markets. This is the lowest percentage (11.6%) for business jets since the great recession began. However, the total number for sale is still above the 2,300 mark.

Some very good news! Business jets are showing a strong start in the first nine months of 2014. Compared to last year, pre-owned sale transactions are up 12.1%, average asking price is down 10.4%, and they are taking 43 fewer days to sell. Business turboprop sale transactions decreased 16.1%, along with a double-digit decrease in asking price of 10.3%.

Both turbine and piston helicopters saw declines in sale transactions YTD at 3.8% and 13.5%, respectively. Turbine helicopters recorded a modest decrease in average asking price, down 0.2% in the YTD comparisons through September 2014. All market segments showed decreasing asking prices compared to last year.

Commercial airliners are reported by JETNET in Table A – Worldwide Trends, and include the numbers for sale for both commercial jets (including airliners converted to VIP) and commercial turboprops. Commercial jet YTD sale transactions (at 1,334) are trailing business jets. However, both market sectors have surpassed the 1,000 mark for YTD sale transactions, significant compared to other market segments.

For the first nine months of 2014, there have been more than 5,800 pre-owned commercial and business jets, turboprops, and helicopters sold, with commercial jets and business jets leading all types.

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JETNET Releases June 2014 and First Six Months of 2014 Pre-Owned Business Jet, Business Turboprop, Helicopter, and Commercial Airliner Market Information

JETNET Business Aviation Market ReportUTICA, NY – JETNET LLC, the leading provider of corporate aviation information, has released June 2014 and
the first six months of 2014 results for the pre-owned business jet, business turboprop, helicopter, and
commercial airliner markets.
Market Summary

Highlighted in Table A below are key worldwide trends across all aircraft market segments, comparing June 2014
to June 2013. “Fleet For Sale” percentages for business jet and commercial jet market sectors were down in the
June comparisons, but stayed the same or increased slightly in the other markets. This is the lowest percentage
(11.8%) for business jets that we have seen since the great recession began. However, the total number for sale
is still well above the 2,300 mark.

Some very good news! Business jets are showing a strong start in the first six months of 2014. Along with an
8.5% increase in pre-owned sale transactions, they are taking less time to sell (57 days, or nearly 2 months) than
last year. This is likely a direct result of an 8.2% decrease in average asking price. Adding to this good news:
GAMA reported that new business jet deliveries are up 12.4% in the first six months of 2014 compared to 2013.
Conversely, business turboprops decreased 16.1% in sale transactions, with a double-digit decrease in asking
price of 14.4% as well.

Both turbine and piston helicopters saw declines in YTD sale transactions, down 9.9% and 15.8% respectively.
Turbine helicopters recorded an increase in average asking price, at 14.9% in the YTD comparisons through June
2014. The turbine helicopter market segment was the only one to show an increase in average asking price. The
other market segments all showed decreasing asking prices compared to last year.

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JETNET Releases March 2014 and First Quarter 2014 Pre-Owned Business Jet, Business Turboprop, Helicopter, and Commercial Airliner Market Information

JETNET Business Aviation Market ReportJETNET_March_Market_InfoUTICA, NY – JETNET LLC, the leading provider of corporate aviation information, has released March 2014 and first quarter 2014 results for the pre-owned business jet, business turboprop, helicopter, and commercial airliner markets.

Market Summary
Highlighted in Table A are key worldwide trends across all aircraft market segments, comparing March 2014 to March 2013. Fleet For Sale percentages for business jet and business turboprop market sectors were down in the March comparisons, but increased slightly in the helicopter markets.

Business jets are showing a good start in the first quarter of 2014, with a 3.1% increase in pre-owned sale transactions, and are taking less time to sell (73 days less) than last year, with a 11.6% decrease in average asking price. Business turboprops decreased 15.8% in sale transactions, with a double-digit decrease in average asking price of 29.4%.

Both turbine and piston helicopters saw declines in sale transactions YTD at 9.6% and 2.8%, respectively. Turbine helicopters recorded a double-digit increase in average asking price of 35.2% in the YTD comparisons through March 2013.

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JETNET Releases 2013 Year-End Pre-Owned Helicopter Market Information

JETNET Business Aviation Market ReportUTICA, NY – JETNET LLC, the world leader in aviation market intelligence, has released year-end numbers for the pre-owned helicopter market for 2013, revealing a number of striking trends.

Pre-Owned Helicopter Market News
In advance of Heli-Expo 2014, JETNET is releasing their 2013 overview of the helicopter market, taken from their comprehensive global database of turbine and piston helicopters. Analysis of the full retail sale transactions for pre-owned helicopters reveals those markets experiencing double-digit declines in 2013 (-11.8% and -13.5%, respectively) compared to 2012.

The Turbine Helicopter market experienced an 11.4% increase in the number for sale in 2013  compared to 2012. From 2006 to 2012, the average days on market increased from 123 days to 432 days. However, in 2013 there was a reduction of 18 average days on the market compared to 2012. The percentage for sale also increased to 6.4% compared to 6.1% from just a year ago.

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