18th Aircraft Repossession

18th Aircraft Repossession

Time: 09:00
Venue: Radisson Blu Hotel, Dublin Airport, Dublin, Ireland


Joseph England spoke at the 18th international event which explored the latest developments in the field of aircraft repossession and recovery.


  • Alan Phelan, Director of Engine Trading, Aircraft Finance Germany


  • David Baily, Chief Optimisation Officer, SellUe
  • Dr. Jan Michael Bosak, Head of Legal, ALAFCO Aviation Lease and Finance
  • Mark Byrne, Director, Martyn Fiddler Aviation
  • Joseph England, Barrister, Quadrant Chambers
  • Matthew Gee, Chief Operating Officer, Six West
  • Patrick Honnebier, Of Counsel, Rep Law and Professor International Aviation Financing and Leasing Laws
  • Ben Jacques, Marketing Director, WNG Capital
  • Joachim Kabamba, President, Kabamba Aerospace
  • Rachel McKay, Aircraft Expert Witness, KAYWAY.AERO & President, German Aircraft Expert Association (GAEA / VdL)
  • Richard Mumford, Partner, Clyde & Co
  • Tony Payne, Partner & Head of Aviation, DLA Piper
  • Thomas Schmid, Head Of Legal, CCB Leasing International
  • Peter Walter, Director - Technical & Asset Management, IBA Group

Agenda Highlights:

  • Planning a repossession
  • Practical aspects of aircraft repossessions and arrests
  • 3 repossession scenarios and alternate strategies
  • Preparing for a repossession from a flight operations perspective
  • Risk management practices in relation to distressed airlines
  • How to avoid repossession pitfalls in drafting leasing contracts
  • Unlocking repossession success: Maximizing aircraft repossession through effective record management
  • Non-traditional aircraft part out and consignment; Does it offer a real alternative post aircraft re-possession? 
  • Things to look out for in All Risk and War Risk insurance: How do you obtain repossession of your aircraft, or its value, in time of war
  • Engine repossession
  • Aircraft repossession and de-registration issues