Helicopters for Dry/Wet Lease

We are leaders at supplying single or twin engined helicopters for special charter or for short and long term ACMI wet leases across the globe. Our team has many years of helicopter wet lease experience in a diverse and demanding range of climatic and terrain conditions along with covert and special operations experience gained in the military. We also supply helicopters on a dry lease basis as well as helicopter lease/purchase programmes.

Our services include the wet or dry lease for helicopters for:

Flying Ambulance and Doctors.
Emergency services and medical supplies
Medevac, SAR & Fire Fighting
Humanitarian food and equipment supplies
Military / Civilian security & protection
Infrastructure & Construction support
VIP transport & All types of cargo
Observations and surveys
Underslung cargo transport


The helicopters we currently have available for ACMI wet lease are:

The above is only a selection of the helicopter fleet available to us but we welcome any enquiry as in most cases we can always source and supply the right machine for your project at the right price. Please note that wet lease and dry lease quotes are only made against a full RFQ and dependant upon availability and that most wet leases are usually ACMI wet leases although occaisionally we will consider a dry lease.


Chris Leeds, heads up our funding team. Chris spent 11 years as an aviation finance specialist at Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi UFG (BTMU) and before that for 12 years with ECGD, the UK’s official export credit agency. There he was Head of Country Policy for Europe and sub-Saharan Africa for 5 years and the Director heading the Aerospace and Defence team for 6 years.

Chris has huge experience in winning and closing deals with intense timescales and complex competing interests, with particular expertise in sourcing commercial and ECA debt for both airlines and operating lessors and high level industry contacts in all areas of aviation finance on a worldwide basis.

He uses his experience of structured finance and his contacts amongst Europe’s leading funders to secure the best finance packages for our clients.
Please email: chris.leeds@theaviationgroup.eu


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