Magi completes repossession
Magi Aviation Capital (Magi) has recently completed the technical management and repossession of one A330-200, formerly operated by Virgin Australia on behalf of Global Knafaim Leasing (GKL). The process was made particularly complex due to the restrictions arising from COVID-19 and the administration of the airline. Both Magi and GKL are very pleased to have […]
28 July 2021
Magi opens Doha office in Qatar Financial Centre
Magi Aviation Capital (Magi) has opened a regional office in Doha, Qatar. Magi Aircraft Management ME LLC is a Qatar Financial Centre (QFC) registered company and will be the focal point for Magi’s origination and aircraft management activities in Qatar and the region. The office will also focus on the development of aircraft finance and […]
9 November 2020
Role changes at Magi
Aviation finance specialist and aircraft manager Magi Aviation Capital (Magi) formally announces some role changes and re-designations within its business. Jason Bewley, who joined Magi in 2015 as Regional Director for airlines and financiers in the Asia Pacific region, has become Executive Vice President & Head of Marketing. He will step up to take leadership […]
17 June 2019
Jelena Stefanovic joins Magi as new senior team member
Aviation finance specialist and aircraft manager Magi Aviation Capital (Magi) is pleased to announce that Jelena Stefanovic will be joining Magi in their London head office from June 2019. Jelena has worked with distinction in the aircraft finance industry and brings market-leading analytical skills, highly developed experience in both structuring and execution and a comprehensive […]
3 June 2019
Magi boosts technical expertise
Aviation finance specialist and aircraft manager Magi Aviation Capital (Magi) is pleased to announce that Scott Kachad has joined Magi as Director – Technical. Scott is an international technical and asset management specialist with over 35 years’ experience in this field with OEMs, airlines and lessors. His latest role has been with PWC Australia managing […]
14 November 2018
Magi Partners announces rebrand, name change and new website
Magi Partners, the aircraft finance and leasing specialist, has today unveiled its new corporate identity and website. Effective 20 September the company name is changed to Magi Aviation Capital Limited.
20 September 2017
Magi Partners arranges sale & leaseback of four B777-300ER aircraft with Qatar Airways
For two of the aircraft, Crianza Aviation provided the equity component, Korean institutional investors provided the mezzanine funding and senior debt was arranged and fully underwritten by ANZ Bank.
3 August 2017
Magi Partners arranges 15-year 100% financing for Etihad Airways’ B777 Freighter
London‐based aviation finance arranger Magi Partners, working in conjunction with Seoul-based Youjee Partners, has arranged a Korean Finance Lease for one new Boeing B777F freighter aircraft for Etihad Airways.
30 April 2016
Korean investors finance two A330-300s on operating lease to SIA
Magi Partners, working in conjunction with its Seoul-based partner Youjee Partners and EastMerchant Capital, has arranged Korean-sourced funding for two A300-300 aircraft on lease to Singapore Airlines. These are the first SIA-operated aircraft, and the first A330-300s, to be financed entirely by Korean investors.
2 November 2015
Korean institutions provide 100% financing for Emirates A380 operating lease
London‐based aviation finance arranger Magi Partners, working in conjunction with its Seoul-based joint venture partner Youjee Partners, has arranged the purchase and financing of an A380 on operating lease to Emirates.
12 October 2015
Magi Partners arranges 15-year 100% financing for Etihad Airways’ Airbus A380
Etihad Airways has completed a Korean Finance Lease for its second new Airbus A380 aircraft. The funding (for 100% of the aircraft cost) was provided by way of a private placement with a group of major Korean institutional investors and was arranged by London-based aviation finance specialists Magi Partners in conjunction with their Korean associates, Youjee Partners.
19 March 2015
Korean investors refinance junior loan for SIA A380 operating lease
Magi Partners, working in conjunction with Seoul-based Youjee Partners and with EastMerchant Capital GmbH, has arranged a $57 million junior loan as part of a refinancing package for an operating lease of an A380 aircraft operated by Singapore Airlines (SIA). The transaction closed in Singapore on 3rd October 2014
13 October 2014