GA Telesis, LLC (GAT) announced the formation of GA Telesis Rotorcraft (GATR) on Wednesday to provide lease and finance solutions in the helicopter sector. GATR has already closed its first helicopter transaction, a portfolio of Bell helicopters.
GAT completed the acquisition of seven Bell 206L4 helicopters, four of which are subject to multi-year leases. Regarding the other three helicopters, one is available for lease or sale. A second helicopter will be refurbished and made available for lease or sale later this year. The final helicopter will be parted out and sold as used serviceable material.