Welcome to IBA

IBA was established in 1988 to provide independent expert business analysis and advice to the aviation industry. IBA advises commercial and business aviation clients, aircraft or engine manufacturers and operators. Services include asset valuations, technical and engine management, consulting and commercial services, industry and sector research and analysis.



Engine Values Book


Lease Rate Digest


Aircraft Values Book


our story

Advising 100% of major aircraft and engine OEMs

Years of proprietary valuations and maintenance data

Advising the top 100 banks, lessors and airlines

Aircraft under fully serviced management contracts

Founded in 1988, today IBA advises a broad mix of operators, lessors, manufacturers, government agencies and lawyers. As the aviation adviser market matures, we have developed an unparalleled range of linked services that enable us to provide the best advice about every aspect of aviation assets: investment, finance, valuations, management, operations and maintenance of aviation assets.

The only one stop shop for technical, consulting and data for aircraft

Active on all continents

Our Clients Include


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Eurocopter BK117 Price On Application
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Boeing 737-800Price On Application
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This Week’s Newswatch – 6/10

So the aviation conferences in Dubai have finished. Plenty of growth in the region generally and specifically Iran now a clearer prospect given the licencing approvals.

Whilst the growth is one story the homes for the retiring widebodies remains a challenge. Questions remain in respect of where will they go and at what price/cost to the folks who hold the purse strings

We are hosting our latest, must-attend, market update webinar on Oct 27th, with morning and afternoon sessions planned. Click the button below to register and, as ever, we will send you the materials if you cannot make it on the day.


Finally, last year we published a Redelivery Whitepaper looking at overspend, and which can be found here if you had missed it. We are updating it and if you are involved in leasing please click here  to answer five quick questions. Your feedback will inform our research, the answers are anonymous and we will share the results in the next Newswatch.


Aircraft Leasing Challenges

In the latest issues of Airline Economics, IBA discusses the pros and cons of outsourced aircraft management and highlights the key steps to take when concern for the lessee’s operational well-being increases.


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Millions of dollars can be saved through improved processes

In its latest webinar, IBA highlighted four areas where million of dollars can be saved by refining processes and improving communication.


IBA will be attending the IATA AGM in Dublin, June 1-3, should you have any queries.


Click the images below to access the slidedeck and the guide to transitions infographic:


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Webinar slidedeck



Transtitions infographic