Note: Air Lease's revenues are gauged from an analysis of company filings.
Air Lease has actively raised capital from investors. These investors may include private investors, venture capital firms, or other investment vehicles.
August 11, 2016
Complete list of funding rounds and total amounts in the Company Report
Trademark applications show the products and services that Air Lease is developing and marketing.
Air Lease doesn't have any recent trademark applications, indicating Air Lease is focusing on
its existing business rather than expanding into new products and markets.
Trademarks may include brand names, product names, logos and slogans.
A AIR LEASE CORPORATION Commercial aircraft fleet management services, namely, tracking, locating and monitoring aircraft for commercial purposes; commercial aircraft fleet management services, namely, marketing aircraft to potential airlines, negotiating lease and commercial transactions between aircraft owner and lessee/airline, monitoring airline lessee during lease term for compliance and performance within lease terms, in the nature of business management services, namely, aircraft management for others; monitoring insurance compliance, remarketing of commercial aircraft, namely, advertising services, evaluations, information and researching airline needs, devising fleet plans for airlines, working with brokers and other airline industry personnel for placement and rebranding of aircraft and conforming aircraft for new lessee/airline needs and desires; arranging and conducting sales for others of commercial aircraft; promoting the sale of commercial aircraft of others; providing listings of commercial aircraft for sale, namely, by specialized advertising via portfolio dissemination, providing an on-line searchable database featuring personal business contacts within airline industry, specialized classified advertising services; locating commercial aircraft available for purchase or lease
Determine whether Air Lease grew or shrank during the last recession. This is useful in estimating the
financial strength and credit risk of the company.
Compare how recession-proof Air Lease is relative to the industry overall.
While a new recession may strike a particular industry, measuring the
industry and company's robustness during the last recession estimates its ability to weather future recessions.
A competitive analysis shows these companies are in the same general field as Air Lease, even though they may not compete head-to-head.
These are the largest companies by revenue. However, they may not have the largest market share in this industry if they have diversified into other business lines.
The "Competition" section of a business plan or investment memorandum would start by analyzing the information about these companies.
Competitive advantage comes from offering better pricing or superior products/service.
These companies are similar in business line and location to Air Lease.
While some companies compete with neighboring businesses for customers, other companies may compete to attract skilled employees.
Future Competition: Air Lease's Fastest Growing Competitors
These companies are in the same general field as Air Lease and are rapidly expanding. Companies may grow organically or through acquisition. In some cases apparently high growth rates may be caused by data that weren't available in previous years.