Aircraft ABS investors demand more spread as virus fears grow

By Jennifer Kang
05 Feb 2020

Investors are looking for more yield on aircraft ABS paper as fear over the coronavirus intensifies globally. With Asia taking up a bigger share of global air travel than during the SARS outbreak in 2003, investors expect the coronavirus to have a bigger impact on the market.

Three aircraft ABS deals have surfaced in 2020 so far. Carlyle Aviation's $408.9m deal was the first to be priced on Monday this week, much of which was pre-placed before the coronavirus outbreak. Last week, KDAC Aviation and Avalon Aerospace Leasing came to market with $629.8m and $620m ...

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