Lobo News

Lobo Leasing and CHC Enter Into a New Lease Agreement for Leonardo AW139 Helicopter

Lobo Leasing Limited, a leading world-wide helicopter leasing company based in Dublin, Ireland, are pleased to announce the completion of a helicopter leasing transaction with global operator CHC Group for one offshore configured AW139 helicopter to be based in Karratha, Western Australia.

Mark Kelly, Lobo’s Chief Commercial Officer commented: “This is a very welcome addition to our existing fleet of helicopters leased to CHC.” Kelly continued, “Lobo is dedicated to meeting and exceeding our customers’ requirements efficiently and in a cost-effective manner and this lease is another great example of Lobo achieving our goal to be our customers’ first choice […]

Costa do Sol Taxi Aero Expands Fleet with Lease Agreement for Sikorsky S-76C+ Helicopters in Partnership with Lobo Leasing

Dublin, Ireland and Rio de Janeiro, Brazil,  31st October, 2017 Lobo Leasing Limited, a leading global helicopter leasing company, today announced the completion of a helicopter leasing transaction with Brazilian helicopter services company, Costa do Sol Taxi Aero.

The companies have signed an operating lease for one offshore configured Sikorsky S-76C+ helicopter. This follows a previous lease agreement between Lobo and Costa do Sol completed earlier this year for a similar offshore S-76C+. The addition of these two helicopters is helping Costa do Sol meet growing demand for their services in Brazil. The two S-76C+’s will support offshore oil and gas operations […]

Mark Kelly profiled in Helihub

Lobo Leasing MD, Mark Kelly, shares how he’s leveraged his experience working as an offshore pilot to his role at Lobo in the latest Helihub: https://goo.gl/Mq5shH

Lobo’s Bill Wolf speaks to SAR opportunities in Rotorhub

Lobo Leasing CEO, Bill Wolf, was interviewed for Rotorhub’s article from Helitech 2016, “SAR contract opportunities to aid market stability”.  The full article may be found here:  https://goo.gl/na2p1a

Highlights from China Civil Helicopter Summit: Helicopter Lifecycle Management

Lobo Leasing’s Director of Business Development, Neil Marshall, spoke today at the China Civil Helicopter Summit in Beijing, China.  His presentation outlined the key aspects to consider in managing the lifecycle of a helicopter asset in order to maximise safety and value for operators and comfort for the investors.

Neil’s talk included a high-level presentation of why lessors are attracted to helicopters as an investment, the factors that influences a helicopter’s lifecycle, and the three key elements of lifecycle management: 1) good partnership  2) asset control for the operator and 3) security for the lessor.

To request a copy of Neil’s presentation, please contact us […]

Goodbye, Kentucky!

Thanks to everyone who stopped in to see us at our Booth at the 2016 HAI Heli-Expo show.  It was great to see so many familiar faces and also meet some new friends.

See you again next year in Big D!


Lobo Leasing to Exhibit at the 2016 HAI Heli-Expo

Lobo Leasing will be exhibiting at the 2016 HAI Heli-Expo.  Visit us at Booth 1606 and to set up a meeting, contact us here.


Lobo Leasing CEO, Bill Wolf, Speaks at Helicopter Investor

Lobo Leasing’s CEO, Bill Wolf, spoke today on the leasing panel at Helicopter Investor 2016.  See below for full video from the panel sessions:

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Lobo Leasing Sponsor Helicopter Investor 2016

Lobo Leasing is a lead sponsor of this year’s Helicopter Investor Conference in London.  Lobo CEO, Bill Wolf, is participating in the Leasing Panel on the second day of the conference.

Lobo Leasing Announces a New EVP & Managing Director to Build on the Company’s Success and Further Accelerate Growth

Dublin, Ireland, 12th January, 2016 – Lobo Leasing, a leading global helicopter leasing company, announced the addition of Mark Kelly as Executive Vice President and Managing Director of Lobo Leasing Ltd. to lead its global headquarters in Dublin and report to Lobo CEO, Bill Wolf. Kelly has a wealth of experience in the rotor industry and in building and managing highly successful teams.

Kelly will have oversight of the company’s global commercial activities and operations of Lobo’s Dublin headquarters. Kelly joins Lobo from Lease Corporation International (LCI), where he served as Vice President of Marketing handling business development. During Kelly’s […]