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Waypoint Leasing Completes Purchase and Lease-Back of AW139 Helicopter with Heliconia Group in Morocco

Waypoint Leasing Completes Purchase and Lease-Back of AW139 Helicopter with Heliconia Group in Morocco

🕔10:50, 28.Feb 2018

Las Vegas, Nevada – February 28, 2018 – Waypoint Leasing (Ireland) Limited (“Waypoint”), the largest independent global helicopter leasing company, announced today that it has completed a purchase and lease-back for one AW139 helicopter to Heliconia Group (“Heliconia”) in Morocco

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Washecka, McGinn leave Waypoint, Yazhari joins as CEO

Washecka, McGinn leave Waypoint, Yazhari joins as CEO

🕔15:55, 30.Jan 2018

Waypoint Leasing, one of the largest helicopter lessors, has changed its management team. Ed Washecka, the company’s founder and CEO, has left the company and been replaced by Hooman Yazhari who joins from CHC Helicopters. Yazhari was general counsel and

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Waypoint leases H145 to Brazil

Waypoint leases H145 to Brazil

🕔12:50, 11.Jan 2018

Irish lessor Waypoint Leasing has leased one H145 to Brazilian transport operator CAF Táxi Aéreo. The helicopter will be used for private charter transport in Sao Paulo. The delivery represents two landmarks for Waypoint – it is the first lease the

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Helicopter demand to triple for offshore missions by 2021

Helicopter demand to triple for offshore missions by 2021

🕔12:50, 15.Dec 2017

Irish lessor Waypoint has released a new report on the offshore wind market that predicts an increasing demand for helicopter support for offshore turbines. Waypoint expects the number of helicopters on dedicated offshore wind support missions to more than triple,

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Waypoint: super-mediums challenged by legacy S-92s

Waypoint: super-mediums challenged by legacy S-92s

🕔12:44, 12.Dec 2017

Irish lessor Waypoint has released a study that shows that used S-92s are a more competitive option for oil and gas operations than new super-medium helicopters. The study found that the cost per seat-mile (CSM) for a used S-92 (costing

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Helicopter operating leasing ranking 2017: Top of the Ops

Helicopter operating leasing ranking 2017: Top of the Ops

🕔13:37, 16.Nov 2017

The big players in the helicopter market have remained unchanged since our last update in 2015. Milestone remains at the top of the ranking, with a fleet value now surpassing $4 billion. Helicopter Investor readers have asked us to provide

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Waypoint leases first H145 to Chile

Waypoint leases first H145 to Chile

🕔14:04, 8.Nov 2017

Waypoint Leasing has signed an agreement to lease an Airbus H145 to Chilean operator Ecocopter. This is the first H145 to be ordered by a Chilean operator and is Waypoint’s 14th H145 delivery in total. The helicopter will be used

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Waypoint Leasing receives innovation award in China

Waypoint Leasing receives innovation award in China

🕔11:27, 18.Oct 2017

Waypoint Leasing has received a structured innovation award for its new leasing platform in the Tianjin Free Trade Zone in China. The Irish leasing company was the first helicopter lessor to establish a special purpose vehicle (SPV) in China. It

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Waypoint sets up leasing platform in Tianjin

Waypoint sets up leasing platform in Tianjin

🕔11:54, 13.Sep 2017

Waypoint has established a new leasing platform in China’s Tianjin Free Trade Zone, just six months after entering the Chinese market. The Irish lessor made the move to accommodate the growth it has seen in the Asia Pacific region, and

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Waypoint closes $87.5 million loan facility

Waypoint closes $87.5 million loan facility

🕔12:26, 7.Sep 2017

Irish lessor Waypoint has closed on an $87.5 million loan from Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation (SMBC) and Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi (MUFG). It has the option to upsize the term-loan facility, which it will use to refinance aircraft from a previous

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