Aviation Finance

What does Comair’s expansion strategy tell us about the African airline market?

By | 2019-10-23T12:55:00+02:00 October 23rd, 2019|Aircraft Finance|

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pO85dYRTFpY   James Geldenhuys, Head of Aircraft Finance at Nedbank CIB, discusses this with Comair’s Financial Director, Kirsten King. Some of the challenges Comair is experiencing in the highly competitive SA market are fleet availability constraints, capacity planning and maintenance. Strategies are focused on gaining either volume or yield. However, in the low-cost [...]

The African aviation industry is still growing

By | 2019-05-24T11:09:19+02:00 March 20th, 2019|Aircraft Finance, Investment Banking, Watch This|

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=STkuIYIa_uE By James Geldenhuys, Head of Aircraft Finance; Nedbank CIB Africa comprises 2.2%* of the global market in terms of Revenue Passenger Kilometers (RPK), which measures actual passenger traffic. This might be a small number on a global scale but is certainly substantial on its own.  According to Boeing’s recent Market Outlook, 1190 [...]