AirFleet Capital, Inc.
Largest Aircraft Financing Company in the United States.
AirFleet Capital is a privately owned general aviation aircraft financing company in the United States. Steve Smestad was a private pilot and owner of an aircraft when he founded us in 1994. We have become a leading aircraft financing company by delivering the most competitive rates, exceptional service, and maintaining absolute satisfaction with our customers. AirFleet is now one of the most important aircraft financing originators in America.
Our staff is dedicated to making your aviation adventure the fast and efficient experience that buyers are looking for during this exciting time. We have over 8,600 aircraft under our belt, so we have the knowledge and experience to coordinate all aspects of your purchase. We work directly with The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), insurance firms, title and escrow companies, and sales organizations to ensure a smooth transition of ownership and accurate FAA records.
AirFleet Capital supports both aircraft manufacturers and sales organizations, by working with leaders to meet the changing needs of buyers. We have a long history of providing preferred financial support, establishing special ownership programs, and running captive finance programs.
As a company, we pride ourselves in being very active in the industry. We maintain this presence by attending monthly trade events, speaking to owner groups, and meeting with our customers face-to-face. This is all done in support of general aviation and to keep our finger on the pulse of our buyers.
The best compliment we have ever received came from an industry salesperson, who said, "You all understand our customer because you are our customer!"
We would appreciate the opportunity to share in your journey and help make your purchase as easy and enjoyable as possible. Our intelligent approach to aircraft sellers and buyers aligns with all parties who share our passion about the aviation community.
We are dedicated to getting our job - your financing - done.