How to repossess a private jet


No aircraft lender will enter into a deal expecting it to go wrong – but for a number of reasons there will always be some deals that turn sour.

The reality is of aircraft repossession is that it is relatively rare and usually a last resort. However, it is vital that prospective aircraft buyers and financiers are aware of the risks involved, in order to assess if the investment is really worth the cost.

Q&A: Ken Cage from Airplane Repo takes back private jets for a living

Ken Cage is a high-end repo man specialising in private jets, luxury boats and cars.

Lender’s guide to aircraft repossession

Leading business jet repossession specialists advise aircraft and helicopter lenders and lessors on how to repossess aircraft.

Nick Popovich: Aircraft repo man & television star

Repossession specialist Nick Popovich discusses the dangers he has faced in his career and safest way to recover corporate aircraft.

Gurinder Dhillon: Jet detective

Gurinder Dhillon of Aircraft Recovery International talks us through the process of recovering a corporate aircraft – from locating it in a distant country, to delivering it safely back to the bank.

Repossessing aircraft with IBA: Last change saloon

Owen Geach and Ben Jacques from IBA shed light on the repossession of business jets and helicopters, and the hostility that occasionally comes with it.