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Latest News

  • June 2017
    Skytech-AIC appointed by TUI Group to market one 1998 Boeing 767-304ER for sale . . .
  • March 2017
    Sale of five A300-600s and three A310-300s plus spare engines for KAC completed . . .
  • January 2017-2
    Skytech-AIC appointed by European investment fund to advise on aircraft investment . . .
  • January 2017-1
    Second ex Thai Airways 777-200 sold and delivered . . .
  • December 2016-2
    Sale of first package of ex Kuwait Airways A300-600s and A310-300s closed . . . 
  • December 2016
    First ex Thai 777-200 sold and delivered . . 
  • August 2016
    Major portfolio acquisition by Skytech-AIC-advised Lessor completed . . 
  • April 2016
    LOI signed for sale of two Boeing 777-200 aircraft presently on lease to Thai Airways International...

Technical Services

To support and complement Skytech-AIC’s aircraft investment and management activities the company offers comprehensive technical support specifically geared to aircraft operators, owners and financiers.  The company provides a highly flexible service that can be individually tailored to suit individual specific requirements. 


Skytech-AIC’s range of technical services are designed to ensure client’s financial risk is minimised, assets are secure and values are maintained.  Skytech-AIC assesses all risk factors in order to draw the right conclusions for client’s investments.  Whether appointed to make a comprehensive inspection of an aircraft for lease termination, prospective purchase, investment or sale, or for long term asset management, Skytech-AIC’s approach is adapted to meet client’s needs.  Skytech-AIC range of services comprise of the following disciplines:


Aircraft Build and Pre-Purchase Inspections

  • Aircraft physical condition inspections
  • Review and audit of historical technical records
  • Airworthiness Directive compliance
  • Modification status
  • Structural Repair assessment
  • Serialised component certification
  • Engine status


Technical Records Audits  

  • Airframe, engines, spares and equipment appraisals
  • Review and audit of historical technical records
  • ‘Back-to birth’ traceability
  • Airworthiness Directive compliance
  • Structural repair certification
  • Component certification


Aircraft Operating Lease Technical Management Services

  • Aircraft acquisition inspections
  • Calculation of maintenance reserves
  • Operating lease technical wording
  • Advice concerning maintenance inspections
  • Airworthiness Directive and modification assessment
  • Lease return inspections
  • Pre and mid lease inspections
  • Monitoring of maintenance costs
  • Technical support for aircraft remarketing


Airline Technical Audits and Risk Surveys

  • Assessment of airline / operator maintenance facilities, procedures and practices
  • Advice concerning improvements and risk assessment 


Maintenance Check Technical Representation

  • Monitoring the completion of scheduled heavy maintenance ‘C’ and ‘D’-checks
  • Advice concerning defect rectification procedure
  • Confirming maintenance checks are performed in accordance with the agreed work package and are completed in compliance with recognised industry standards
  • Ensuring the aircraft meets lease return conditions inspections
  • Monitoring of maintenance costs
  • Aircraft acquisition inspections