Our Aircraft Finance specialists are at the forefront of development of this sector in Singapore and frequently advise on sophisticated and time-sensitive aircraft purchase and finance transactions. With a wealth of experience and profound business acumen, we provide:

  1. customised legal solutions which are tax-motivated; and
  2. thorough representation and support necessary to close the deal, from negotiating a letter of intent or term sheet,  to overall management and coordination of transaction closing including reviewing and advising on the aircraft purchase and financing documents.

Our clients include public listed companies, private individuals and foreign multinational corporations.

Our range of experience and services include

  • Aircraft and engine financing transactions, including mortgage financings, operating, leveraged, synthetic and cross-border leases, manufacturer financings, pre-delivery payment financings
  • Lease and disposal of corporate aircrafts and helicopters
  • Aircraft management and charter (wet and dry) agreements
  • Operating leases (cross border and multi-jurisdictional)
  • Progress payment financing

Some notable transactions include

  • Arranged, negotiated and advised on a US$21 million Aircraft financing from UBS Leasing AG
  • Arranged, negotiated and advised on a US$49 million Aircraft purchase and US$35 million Aircraft financing from UBS Leasing AG
  • Arranged, negotiated and advised on an US$6 million financing lease of one Bell helicopter
  • Negotiated and advised on a US $12.5 million aircraft sale and purchase transaction for a listed company
  • Negotiated and advised on a US$11.4 million aircraft purchase and financing from UBS Leasing AG, and successfully assisted client to recover the transaction deposit based on anticipatory breach prior to the completion of the transaction


For more information, please contact

Cheng Tim Jin