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Milestone Aviation Announces Greg Conlon as President & CEO

Dublin, Ireland, October 15, 2018 – Milestone Aviation Group Limited (“Milestone”), a GECAS company and the global leader in helicopter leasing, today announced the appointment of Greg Conlon as President and CEO effective Nov 1, 2018. He succeeds Daniel Rosenthal, Co-founder, President and CEO Milestone Aviation and GECAS Executive Vice President of Financing and Products, […]

Milestone Aviation Announces EVP Commercial and Chief Operating Officer

Dublin, Ireland, June 12, 2018 – Milestone Aviation Group Limited (“Milestone”), a GE Capital Aviation Services company and the global leader in helicopter leasing, today announced new appointments to its executive team. Jeremy Akel, formerly Senior Vice President and Chief Operations Officer for Bristow Group, has been named Executive Vice President, Commercial effective July 2, […]

Milestone Aviation completes purchase and leaseback of four S-92® helicopters

Dublin, Ireland, May 31, 2018– Milestone Aviation Group Limited (“Milestone”), a GE Capital Aviation Services company and the global leader in helicopter leasing, announced today that it has completed the purchase and lease back of four S-92® aircraft. The acquisition of these aircraft expands Milestone’s owned and debt financed fleet of S-92 helicopters to over […]

Milestone aviation provides four new H135 helicopters to ADAC supporting German Army pilot training

Dublin, Ireland — March 14, 2018 – Milestone Aviation Group (“Milestone”), a GE Capital Aviation Services company (“GECAS”) and the global leader in helicopter leasing announced the lease of four Airbus H135 helicopters to ADAC Luftfahrt Technik GmbH (“ADAC”) in Germany. Two aircraft delivered this month with two more scheduled to deliver in April and […]

Milestone Aviation leases eight AW139 helicopters to Kingwing supporting expanded emergency medical services in China

Transaction Facilitated by Milestone’s Leasing Platform in Tianjin Free Trade Zone Dublin, Ireland Jan 22, 2018 – Milestone Aviation Group (“Milestone”), a GE Capital Aviation Services company (“GECAS”) and the global leader in helicopter leasing announced today the delivery and lease of eight AW139 helicopters to Shanghai Kingwing Aviation Co. Ltd.(“Kingwing”). The medium twin-engine helicopters […]

Milestone Aviation Group supports Heligo’s growth in India

– Five additional helicopters leased in 2017 – Dublin, Ireland, Oct 16, 2017 – Milestone Aviation Group (“Milestone”) announced today the delivery of a Leonardo AW139 to Heligo Charters Private Limited (Heligo) in India. The delivery marks the fifth helicopter leased to Heligo in 2017, increasing the Mumbai-based operator’s fleet and enabling expansion of both […]

Milestone Aviation Provides Alidaunia two AW169 helicopters for emergency medical services operations

Dublin, Ireland, Oct 3, 2017 – Milestone Aviation Group Limited (“Milestone”), the global leader in helicopter leasing, announced today that it has entered an agreement to lease two AW169 helicopters to Alidaunia S.R.L. of Italy, to support their emergency medical services (“HEMS”) in Italy. Alidaunia has provided HEMS services in Italy for more than 20 […]

Milestone Aviation provides two medium helicopters to Faasa for firefighting missions

Dublin, Ireland, Oct 3, 2017 – Milestone Aviation Group Limited (“Milestone”), the global leader in helicopter leasing, announced today that it has entered into an agreement to lease two B412SP helicopters to FAASA Aviacion S.A. of Spain to support their expanded firefighting services. The two helicopters owned by Milestone, were previously on lease to a […]

Milestone Aviation and Babcock Mission Critical Services celebrate over fifty helicopters on lease and six years of lease partnership

Dublin, Ireland, September 28, 2017 – Milestone Aviation Group Limited (Milestone) and Babcock Mission Critical Services Ltd. announce the sixth anniversary of their lease partnership. Milestone, the global leader in helicopter leasing, has served Babcock (and its predecessor companies) since 2011, first providing for the purchase/lease-back of three light-twin emergency medical service helicopters operated in […]