The aviation industry has been significantly impacted by the disruption and travel restrictions resulting from the COVID-19 pandemic. With a huge portion of the global fleet of passenger aircraft still sitting idle, the beginning of large-scale public vaccination programmes and airlinelaunched
testing is a source of optimism among airlines, lessors, airports and support businesses.
From liquidity to debt and restructuring, we address the diverse and complex challenges faced by airlines, leasing companies and aircraft funds in particular. We also consider implications for employers and how financial planning for the medium and long term will be affected.
In this short summary we cover elements relating to liquidity, operating costs, restructuing, debt and sustainable growth.