March 31st edition: Lessors prepare for legal pursuit of redress in latest Ukraine war developments
March 31st 2022: Having achieved limited success in redelivery of aircraft whose contracts have been terminated, lessors are focussing attention on insurers; Interview: Aergo Capital sets its sights on $10bn AUM; AerCap has net exposure of $2.5bn in Russia, and has already lodged claim for $3.5bn; Fitch Ratings says that although the total insured residual value of aircraft trapped in Russia is c.$13 billion, loss limits on hull insurance could put insurer claims at $5-$6bn; Lessors feature strongly in new jet orders: MUFG arranges Wizz JOLCO; Wings uses GATS.