GA Telesis, LLC (GAT) has announced it closed its first helicopter transaction, a portfolio of Bell helicopters, the company said.
GAT completed the acquisition of seven Bell 206L4 helicopters, four of which are subject to multi-year leases. Regarding the other three helicopters, one is available for lease or sale. A second helicopter will be refurbished and made available for lease or sale later this year. The final helicopter will be parted out and sold as used serviceable material. Eric Dollman, vice president, will be leading the helicopter strategy for GATR.
LIFT is the group within the GA Telesis Ecosystem responsible for Leasing, Investments, Finance and Trading through its business units ATG, LFG, and CMG. The Asset Transaction Group engages in aircraft and engine leasing and trading. The Leveraged Financing Group is a direct lending platform that provides senior debt, sub-debt, and uni-tranche financing solutions for lessors, investors, and airlines. The Capital Management Group oversees third-party investor capital, including the GAIN 1 and 2 vehicles.
GA Telesis provides integrated solutions to the aviation and aerospace industries. GA Telesis serves over 3,000 customers, including airlines, OEMs, MROs, and suppliers worldwide, with 31 leasing, sales, distribution, and MRO operations in 19 countries.