Tag: Investment

Global eVTOL sector is attracting increased interest from investors

Global eVTOL sector is attracting increased interest from investors

Growth in the advanced air mobility market and advances in establishing a regulatory framework is making eVTOL an increasingly attractive market for professional investment, according to new research. A study commissioned by Horizon Aircraft found that 93 per cent of senior executives at investme...

Joby Welcomes $100 Million Investment As It Expands Partnership with SK Telecom

Joby Aviation, Inc., a company developing all-electric aircraft for commercial passenger service, today announced that SK Telecom, South Korea’s leading telecommunications company, is making an equity investment of $100 million in Joby, as part of an expanded partnership between the two companies....

Dufour Aerospace closes new investment from Vista to accelerate growth

Today, Dufour Aerospace AG announced that it successfully completed a Series B investment from Vista Global Holding Limited (Vista), the world’s leading global private aviation group, further supporting the continued development of sustainable aviation technologies. In addition to Vista, the ex...

Bombardier announces dividend rate applicable to its Series 3 preferred shares

Bombardier Inc.  today announced that as of August 1, 2022, its Series 3 Preferred Shares will pay, on a quarterly basis, as and when declared by the Board of Directors of Bombardier Inc., cash dividends for the following five years that will be based on a fixed rate equal to the product of (a) the...

Avfuel invests in clean tech company Alder Fuels

Avfuel Corporation today announced a multimillion-dollar investment in Alder Fuels—a clean tech company pioneering first-of-its-kind technologies for producing sustainable aviation fuel (SAF) at scale. Avfuel is making the investment through its subsidiary, Avfuel Technology Initiatives Corpora...

London Oxford Airport continues its investment in infrastructure

London Oxford Airport is stepping up its infrastructure projects to support its historic general aviation (light aircraft /pilot training) customers and its expanding commercial business aviation activity.  The latter experienced more growth in 2021 in percentage terms than other UK peer airports ...

AutoFlight lands $100M investment in Series A Funding from Team Global

AutoFlight, a global electric vertical take-off and landing (eVTOL) startup specializing in developing and manufacturing autonomous aerial vehicles, announces a $100M (USD) Series A investment by European technology-investor Lukasz Gadowski and his company, Team Global. The capital from the...

Amber Aviation announces major NetJets investment

Amber Aviation has announced that it has successfully closed its Series B funding round. Included in the funding is additional financing from Amber Aviation’s existing investor Hony Capital, also new investors NetJets, the Fung Investment, and Macau-based Liu’s Group.Starting in April 2022,...

Aviatic MRO to open Europe’s largest aircraft maintenance facility

An investment of 20m Euros is aimed at creating one of the largest aircraft maintenance, repair and overhaul facilities in Europe. Aviatic MRO will begin work early in 2020 to transform the 23,000 squaremeter Šiauliai International Airport, in Lithuania and bring 1,000 high-skilled aviation tec...

Volocopter raises fresh investment to fund VoloCity air taxi project

German eVTOL aircraft manufacturer Volocopter has announced $55 million in fresh investment it has raised for its VoloCity air taxi project. It raised the money from its Series C funding round, which closed with an amount that the company said would enable it to bring its VoloCity aircraft to co...

Global Jet Capital raises $674m following securitization

Global Jet Capital announced today the closing of its BJETS 2018-2 securitization, raising approximately $674 million. BJETS 2018-2, is the second ABS offering that Global Jet Capital has closed in the last four months, bringing total assets securitized to over $1.5 billion. Shawn Vick, CEO of...

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