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:

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:

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Lobo featured in Rotorcraft Pro

The Lobo team at Helitech 2015


And it’s a wrap for Helitech 2015. It was great to re-connect with so many people at the show this year and a big thanks to everyone who made it out to the Lobo […]

Lobo Host Event Benefitting Médecins Sans Frontières

Lobo Leasing hosted an evening reception during Helitech 2015 London on the Sunborn Yacht across from the ExCel Centre to benefit Médecins Sans Frontières / Doctors Without Borders (MSF).  MSF representative, JJ Fisher, related his […]

Lobo Leasing Announces Support for Médecins San Frontières / Doctors Without Borders

Dublin, Ireland, 5th October, 2015  –  Lobo Leasing, a leading global helicopter leasing company, announce their support of Médecins Sans Frontières / Doctors Without Borders (MSF) as the chosen corporate charity. Lobo Leasing’s contribution will, in part, help to support programme logistics and helicopter missions to aid in getting crucial personnel to areas of need, delivering humanitarian aid and airlifting patients to hospitals.  Access is particularly essential when working in remote areas such as those affected by the devastation from the earthquake in Nepal this past Spring. […]

Lobo Leasing Announces Strategic Hire with the Addition of Industry Veteran as Technical Director

Dublin, Ireland, 29th September, 2015 – Lobo Leasing, a leading global helicopter leasing company, announced the addition of Stuart Jackson, Technical Director, to its global headquarters in Dublin. Jackson brings a wealth of technical […]

Lobo Leasing Attending Helitech Oct. 6th – 8th in London

The Lobo Leasing team will be out in full force at Helitech International in London next week.  It promises to be a great show!


Lobo’s Bill Wolf Interviewed by Aviation Finance

“Sustained low oil price and speculative orders could create future problems, helicopter lessor claims”

Full article may be found on the Aviation Finance website.

Lobo Leasing Announces Opening of Rio de Janeiro Office

New Footing Will Service Growing Latin America & Caribbean Markets


Dublin, Ireland, 11th August, 2015 – Lobo Leasing, a leading global helicopter leasing company, announced the launch of a Latin America office in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, […]

Lobo Leasing Featured in ConnectIreland Video

Lobo Leasing has been featured in a new ConnectIreland video outlining the benefits of basing the business in Ireland.

Lobo Service Day

After the annual meeting, the Lobo team volunteered to paint and assist in the garden at St. John of Gods’ Bray facility which helps adults with severe intellectual disabilities.  We had a fun and inspiring day!


Lobo Leasing & Omni Helicopters International Group Close Lease Deal

Lobo Leasing & Omni Helicopters International Group Close Lease Deal  – Transaction Expands Lobo’s Footprint in South America

Dublin, Ireland, 16 July, 2015 – Lobo Leasing, a leading global helicopter leasing company, announced today the closing […]

Lobo Featured in Irish Times Special Supplement

Neil Marshall to Speak at China Helicopter Summit, Beijing

Neil Marshall, Director of Business Development, will be speaking at the China Helicopter Summit in Beijing, China June 30th – July 1st, 2015.  The summit, now in it’s second year, is a gathering of industry […]

Lobo Leasing Enters Into Lease Deal with AAR

Dual-Faceted Fleet Planning Approach Leads to Completion of Sale Leaseback

Dublin, Ireland, June 9, 2015 – Lobo Leasing, a leading global helicopter leasing company, announced today that they have closed the first of a two-part […]

Lobo Leasing Sponsors Dublin Airball 2015

Lobo Leasing are a proud sponsor of the 2015 Dublin Airball to be held on Thursday, June 4th in the RDS Concert Hall.  The inaugural event, in aid of the Darndale Childcare Centre, is aimed […]

Lobo Leasing’s Neil Marshall to Speak at Helicopter Investor’s Asia Conference 2015

Lobo Leasing’s Director of Business Development, Neil Marshall, will be speaking at the 2015 Helicopter Investor Asia Conference in Singapore June 8 – 10th.  Neil will be speaking on the Helicopter Leasing Panel addressing […]

NewStar Financial and Lobo Leasing Provide Financing for RLC, LLC Helicopter Fleet

Boston, Massachusetts, USA and Dublin, Ireland — NewStar Financial Inc.(Nasdaq: NEWS), a specialized commercial finance company, and Lobo Leasing, a leading global helicopter leasing company, announced today that they have provided a comprehensive fleet financing […]

Lobo corners the snug

We managed to takeover the snug at Doheny & Nesbitts  – a great spot for a gathering!

Lobo Leasing and SFS Aviation Enter Sale-Leaseback Agreement

Dublin, Ireland and Bangkok, Thailand – 24th March, 2015 

Asia-based helicopter services company, SFS Aviation and Lobo Leasing, a leading global helicopter leasing company, today announced the completion of a sale and leaseback transaction.

The companies […]

Countdown to HAI HELI-EXPO

Lobo Leasing will be exhibiting at the 2015 HAI HELI-EXPO in less than a month – booth 2862.  The show, held in Orlando on March 3-5, is the world’s largest trade show dedicated to the international helicopter […]

Lobo Leasing Sponsor Helicopter Investor 2015, London

Lobo Leasing are a proud sponsor of the 2015 Helicopter Investor conference in London.  In addition to our CEO, Bill Wolf, participating in the leasing panel on Wednesday, 10th February, Lobo will be hosting the […]

Lobo Leasing’s Headquarters Have a New Home

In order to better accommodate a growing team, Lobo Leasing’s headquarter offices in Dublin today moved to The Arch situated in the desirable south Dublin area of Blackrock. The contemporary office space offers the […]

Air Finance Journal: Challenges facing the helicopter leasing market

29th December, 2014 – Several key players dominate the helicopter leasing market: Gecas/Milestone Leasing, Lobo Leasing, Waypoint Leasing, Lease Corporation  International, Macquarie Rotorcraft Leasing and  Era Helicopters. The challenges these leasing companies face share some […]

Business Ireland: The Leasing Firm That’s Landed

With the help of ConnectIreland, Lobo Leasing successfully established its global headquarters in Dublin last year. BUSINESS IRELAND talks to Chief Commercial Officer John Contas about how they came to choose the capital as […]

Lobo Leasing prepares for strategic growth in 2015 with US$225 million facility

Lobo Leasing Limited (“Lobo Leasing”) has closed a five-year US$225 million term loan credit facility. The facility, which has an accordion feature providing an option to upsize the commitment to US$325 million, was […]

Helicopter leasing company lands in Dublin with some new jobs



Originally published in the The Journal.

MINISTER RICHARD BRUTON has announced the creation of 48 new jobs in two US and one European-based company which have established operations in Dublin.

Helicopter leasing company Lobo Leasing will […]

Lobo Leasing Announces $250mm Agreement with CHC Helicopter

Lobo Leasing Limited (“Lobo Leasing”) a global commercial helicopter leasing company are pleased to announce that they have entered into a master lease arrangement with CHC Helicopter (CHC), a leading provider of crew transport, search‐and‐rescue and MRO services to the world‐wide helicopter market. The facility provides for both the sale and leaseback and new‐delivery lease financing of medium and heavy helicopters including Sikorsky and Agusta Westland models located in Europe, Africa, Asia and South America. An initial closing of the facility took place in January 2014 with additional deliveries planned throughout the year.

Lobo Leasing Expands with $200M Equity Commitment

Lobo Leasing Limited (“Lobo Leasing”) today announced that it has partnered with GSO Capital Partners LP (“GSO Capital”) a division Blackstone (NYSE:BX), to further build its global helicopter leasing company. Affiliates of GSO Capital have committed $200 million of equity capital to Lobo Leasing to fulfill the leasing needs of helicopter operators providing mission critical services around the world, such as offshore oil and gas crew transportation, search and rescue, emergency medical services and general utility activities. Lobo Leasing is based in Dublin, Ireland with an additional office in the San Francisco Bay area. “We are very excited to enter the global helicopter leasing market with Lobo Leasing,” said David Posnick, Senior Managing Director at GSO Capital. “The Logo Leasing management team has been involved in the helicopter industry for over 30 years and brings a depth of expertise as well as critical relationships to our partnership. We look forward to working with Lobo Leasing to build a leading company in the industry”.